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Discover all of the Meccano events taking place in London at londonmeccanoclub.org.uk and across the UK at meccanoevents.co.uk.

Scheduled Events

Before Greenford meetings some of us congregate for lunch at Big Boy's Café, 329 Greenford Road, UB6 8RE. Whoever wishes to join us there is cordially invited to do so.

If you bring a model to a meeting, please help the Newsletter Editor to report on it accurately by returning the model details form, however brief! Please include any photographs and drawings. Any other articles for publication of Meccano or general interest would also be most welcome.

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Midlands Meccano Guild Exhibition, Gaydon

Saturday 20 July 2024 – Sunday 21 July 2024, 10:00am – 5:00pm

MMG MECCANO exhibition at The British Motor Museum, home to the world’s largest collection of British Cars.  It boasts nearly 300 cars in its collection which span the classic, vintage and veteran eras and is a mecca for car enthusiasts.

MMG has been invited again to exhibit at the Museum and members of all Meccano clubs are invited to exhibit.  They gain free entry to the museum, but this must be booked in advance.  To apply see http://mmg.ssofb.co.uk/.

Venue

British Motor Museum
Banbury Road
Gaydon
Warwickshire
CV35 0BJ

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Henley Gathering

Saturday 31 August 2024, 9:00am – 5:00pm

The annual Henley Gathering, hosted by the Henley Society of Meccano Engineers, is a popular national event open to all clubs and enthusiasts and is an official meeting of the West London Meccano Society.

 

The Christ Church Centre has free private parking (on a first come, first served basis; other, pay-and-display car parks and street parking are available nearby) with easy access to the spacious exhibition areas.  Ample table space is available.  Hot and cold refreshments.

 

A £5 admission fee will be charged to help defray exhibition costs.

              

Served by dealers Dave Taylor, Mike Rhoades and Cliff Maddock.

 

If you need any special table arrangements, please contact Kim Fisher kpfisher@btinternet.com.

Venue

Henley Society of Meccano Engineers
Christ Church Centre
46 Reading Road
Henley-on-Thames
RG9 1AG

Annual Club Exhibition, St Albans

Saturday 28 September 2024 – Sunday 29 September 2024, 10:00am – 5:00pm

As in previous years our longstanding friends, the St Albans & District Model Engineering Society are holding their Annual Exhibition in St Albans and we have been invited to join them.

The venue is the same as last year, details below.

Setting up from 4:30pm on Friday 27th September & 9:00am Sat/Sun.

Open to the public 10:00am to 5:00pm on the Saturday & Sunday.

Venue

Townsend Church of England School
High Oaks
St Albans
Hertfordshire
AL3 6DR

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Admission prices

Adults

£7.00

Children

£2.00

Contact details

stalbansmes.com

Meeting

Saturday 16 November 2024, 1:00pm – 4:30pm

Some of us will meet at Big Boy's Café, 329 Greenford Road, for lunch beforehand. Whoever wishes to join us there is cordially invited to do so.

At this meeting the annual Auction will be held.

Venue

Greenford Community Centre
Wordsworth Avenue Entrance
170 Oldfield Lane South
Greenford
Middlesex
UB6 9JS

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