Category Archives: ESNG

ESNG meeting – 6 January 2021

First meeting of 2021, as we go into tier 5 or more, and lockdown once again.  One day, we’ll meet again, don’t know where, don’t know when.  Oh dear, I feel a song coming on! No Mr Dawes this evening…. … Continue reading

Posted in ESNG, ESNG meetings | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

So many trains!

As usual, Paul has put me to shame with his modelling.  Pinched unashamedly off his Facebook site….. Having constructed a 12ft long yard to take my Bullet Trains, here they are – all 36 of them in 3 groups of … Continue reading

Posted in ESNG, ESNG meetings | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

ESNG meeting – 16 December 2020

Zoom again – the last of the year.  Just the six wise (?) monkeys, later joined by Maxine.  We did talk railways, but also marmalade and Covid-19.  We were, for once, undisturbed by cats.  Brian and Graham were unable to … Continue reading

Posted in ESNG, ESNG meetings | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

ESNG modelling updates

Some snippets from around ESNG and friends…. Chris has been wagon building. Hi Jon, hope all is going well. Just finished these two ex LSWR wagons. I have found your Ludgate article and photos very interesting!  With best wishes, Chris … Continue reading

Posted in ESNG, ESNG meetings | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

ESNG meeting – 2 December 2020

ESNG members have been getting ready for the meeting – Allan and Phil please note! Meanwhile, back at the meeting…. An evening where the technology seemed to come out on top.  Allan kept appearing, freezing, and disappearing, and this was … Continue reading

Posted in ESNG, ESNG meetings | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

We would have been in Stuttgart – 4 and really the last one…

I thought that I’d done with these, but here are a few more Stuttgart memories from Allan.  Starting in 2018…. The rather delightful module that came from Japan with Mr Kato.  It was built by a secondary school class, some … Continue reading

Posted in ESNG, Exhibitions, N Club International | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Training the next generation?

A great picture from Sean of the layout he built for his son: “Here’s a picture you can use of Lucas getting his first layout for his 7th birthday. Keeping it going with the youngsters” It seems to have gone … Continue reading

Posted in ESNG, ESNG meetings | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

We would have been in Stuttgart :-( – 3

And some of Allan’s pictures from last year.  Once again, setting up and socialising seem to appear in a lot of shots.  And some ESNG members are evident, as always. This should be the last reminiscences!  Back to 2020, now….

Posted in ESNG, Exhibitions, N Club International | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

We would have been in Stuttgart :-( – 2

More 2015 reminiscences from Mr Dawes…… First full day at the model railway show in Stuttgart.  Party at the end made it worthwhile.  Why can’t British shows be like this? This train ferry made a perfect way of separating the … Continue reading

Posted in ESNG, Exhibitions, N Club International | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

We would have been in Stuttgart :-( – 1

Various members of ESNG would have descended on Stuttgart for the NCI meet this weekend.  We’re all missing a fun weekend, but there have been a number of posts remembering the past years. Allan starts us off from 2018…. Spending … Continue reading

Posted in ESNG, Exhibitions, N Club International | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment