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Bachmann at Warley

This weekend the Bachmann team will be heading to the NEC for the Warley show which takes place on Saturday 28th and Sunday 29th November 2015 in Hall 5 of the NEC, Birmingham. Both Bachmann and the Collectors Club will be there to display new releases, provide updates on product developments and answer your questions, so head over to stand A21 to say hello!

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Bachmann attends Class 158 naming ceremony

As part of the on-going project to develop a brand new Class 158 DMU model for the Bachmann Branchline OO scale range, representatives from Bachmann Europe Plc were invited to attend the naming of Class 158 No. 158773 by East Midlands Trains on Wednesday 28th October 2015. The unit was named 'Eastcroft Depot' after EMT's Nottingham Eastcroft Light Maintenance Depot which is adjacent to Nottingham railway station.

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A successful day at the Birmingham Central Toy Soldier Fair

W. Britain sponsored and attended the Birmingham Central Toy Soldier Fair on Sunday 11th October 2015. 50 other traders including King & Country, JG Miniatures, MKL, Centurion Soldiers, Grey Goose Collectables and many more exhibited alongside W. Britain at the Edgbaston Stadium, giving an impressive display of the diversity of offerings available to the modern collector.

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Bachmann Retailer of the Year award

Gas Cupboard Models of Trowbridge has been awarded the accolade of Bachmann Europe Plc Retailer of the year. This well established store located in the heart of Wiltshire's County Town, Trowbridge, is now in its ninth year of trading. The store carries a large range of Graham Farish, Bachmann Branchline and Woodland Scenics ranges in addition to all of the other well known brands and is a must visit destination for all railway modellers visiting the West Country.

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Left to Right: Tony Lowe Bachmann UK Sales Manager, Dave Simpson Store Owner & Rachael Field Deputy Manager

Bachmann and London Transport Museum Launch S Stock

Bachmann Europe Plc joined London Transport Museum on the launch of the new OO scale model of the London Underground S Stock.

On Saturday 26th September 2015, the London Transport Museum offered the first 300 pre-order customers the opportunity to travel on a special S Stock excursion from Moorgate through Amersham to Watford and back.

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London Transport staff with Bachmann representatives

W. Britain's exciting new announcements

Revealed to the public last week, we are pleased to announce W. Britain's new figures for Fall 2015. Spanning a number of different ranges, the new announcements add further depth to W. Britain's product offering and will delight collectors across the globe.

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Dynamis Ultima

Our latest Digital Command Control system is brought to life in a new video highlighting the many benefits of the Dynamis Ultima system.

Whether you are new to the hobby or an experienced modeller, Dynamis Ultima is ideal for anyone wishing to take advantage of the latest DCC technology. With everything you need to get started in one box, view our video now to discover how Dynamis Ultima can take your model railway to the next level.

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Multiple additions to the Bachmann Branchline range

We are proud to announce the addition of two new Diesel Multiple Units to the Bachmann Branchline range of OO scale models. Both the Class 117 3 car, and the Class 121 single car DMUs were originally built for use on British Railway's Western region, with the Class 117 first introduced in 1959 followed by the 121s in 1960.

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Collectors Club Class 20 with DCC Sound

The Bachmann Collectors Club is proud to present their latest limited edition locomotive - 32-035KDS Class 20 Diesel No. 20172 'Redmire' in BR Blue livery. This model is the first club item to incorporate DCC Sound.

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Presenting our newest EFE release

We are pleased to introduce the latest EFE exclusive item produced for Bachmann Europe Plc.

E31514 is a RM Routemaster 'Shop Linker London Transport Bus' and has a recommended retail price of £37.50.

Our model depicts one such Routemaster, RM 59, registered VLT 59, as it would have appeared in its first few weeks in service as a Shop Linker. Shown running out of Stockwell garage, displaying in house advertising for the Shop Linker service and running with the early blind displaying the 30p fare.

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Wickham Trolley Cars from Bachmann Branchline

New in with the team at Bachmann HQ is the engineering sample for the eagerly awaited Wickham Trolley Cars in OO scale. Constructed from 1949 - 1980 by Wickham of Ware and numbering over 600, these railway engineering personnel carriers were supplied to many countries in narrow, standard and broad gauges.

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Wickham Trolley Engineering Sample along side OO GBRF Class 66 (32-980)





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