Henley Society of Meccano Engineers
Holy Trinity Meccano Club
North East London Meccano Club
Runnymede Meccano Guild
South East London Meccano Club
West London Meccano Society

Henley Society of Meccano Engineers

New members and visitors are always made to feel welcome at this long established club. You are encouraged to participate by showing a model.

Forthcoming events

Saturday 30 May 2015 Meeting
Saturday 5 September 2015 The Henley Gathering
Saturday 28 November 2015 Annual General Meeting

Meeting venue

The Christ Church Centre
46 Reading Road
Henley-on-Thames
Oxfordshire RG9 1AG

Contact

Kim Fisher
01491 575 216
kpfisher@btinternet.com

hsme.org.uk

Holy Trinity Meccano Club

The oldest Meccano Club, originally founded in 1919 affiliated to the Meccano Guild. Re-founded 1971, the club welcomes new members and visitors.

Forthcoming events

Saturday 25 April 2015 Meeting
Saturday 24 October 2015 Annual General Meeting

Meeting venue

St John’s Church Hall
London Road
Hildenborough
Kent TN11 9HT

Contact

Jim MacCulloch
01252 724 703
macsin@dsl.pipex.com

North East London Meccano Club

A small, but friendly, club with good transport connections and easy parking. New and prospective members are always welcome.

Forthcoming events

Saturday 11 April 2015 Meeting
Saturday 11 July 2015 Meeting
Saturday 26 September 2015 Meeting
Saturday 5 December 2015 The Hainault Hangout

Meeting venue

Hainault Baptist Church Hall
Franklyn Gardens
Hainault
Essex IG6 2UT

Contact

Ralph Laughton
020 8698 5175
ralph.laughton@nelmc.org.uk

nelmc.org.uk

Runnymede Meccano Guild

Founded in 1986, the club currently has over 150 members world-wide. Its 60-page colour magazine is sent to all members three times a year.

Forthcoming events

Saturday 6 June 2015 Meeting
Saturday 3 October 2015 Annual General Meeting

Meeting venue

Lyne Village Hall
Lyne Lane
Lyne
Surrey KT16 0AN

South East London Meccano Club

A long standing and well established club with a friendly atmosphere and healthy, active, membership. New members are always welcome.

Forthcoming events

Saturday 28 March 2015 Meeting
Sunday 5 April 2015 + Medway Festival of Steam and Transport
Saturday 2 May 2015 Hornby Train Show
Saturday 20 June 2015 Meeting
Sunday 21 June 2015 Model Engineering Day
Saturday 12 September 2015 Meeting
Saturday 10 October 2015 Meccano Show

Meeting venue

Eltham United Reformed Church
1 Court Road
Eltham
London SE9 5AD

Contact

Chris Warrell
020 8856 0148
chris.warrell@selmec.org.uk

selmec.org.uk

West London Meccano Society

Meetings are open to members, prospective members and guests. You are encouraged to take a model with you, large or small, all are welcome.

Forthcoming events

Saturday 14 March 2015 Annual General Meeting
Saturday 18 April 2015 + The Magic of Meccano Show
Saturday 13 June 2015 Meeting
Saturday 21 November 2015 Meeting

Meeting venue

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

Contact

Peter Goddard
02380 899 626
enquiries@wlms.org.uk

wlms.org.uk

Chatham
Abbey Wood
Eltham
Greenford
Hainault
Brentford
Lyne
Hildenborough
Henley-on-Thames
Welling

Chatham Historic Dockyard

This former naval dockyard is now home to a maritime museum with three historic warships, a working Victorian ropery, RNLI museum, and several permanent exhibitions. Each year they host the Medway Festival of Steam and Transport.

Chatham Historic Dockyard

Address

The Historic Dockyard
Chatham
Kent ME4 4TE

Forthcoming events

Sunday 5 April 2015 + Medway Festival of Steam and Transport

Crossness Pumping Station

This Grade 1 Listed pumping station was built by Sir Joseph Bazalgette in 1865, and contains possibly the largest remaining rotative beam engines in the world, set in a Romanesque style engine house featuring some of the most spectacular ornamental Victorian cast ironwork to be found today.

Crossness Pumping Station

Address

The Old Works
Belvedere Road
Abbey Wood
London SE2 9AQ

Forthcoming events

Sunday 21 June 2015 Model Engineering Day

Eltham United Reformed Church

Home of the South East London Meccano Club and their annual Meccano Show.

Eltham United Reformed Church

Address

1 Court Road
Eltham
London SE9 5AD

Forthcoming events

Saturday 28 March 2015 Meeting
Saturday 20 June 2015 Meeting
Saturday 12 September 2015 Meeting
Saturday 10 October 2015 Meccano Show

Greenford Community Centre

Home of the West London Meccano Society.

Greenford Community Centre

Address

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

Forthcoming events

Saturday 14 March 2015 Annual General Meeting
Saturday 13 June 2015 Meeting
Saturday 21 November 2015 Meeting

Hainault Baptist Church Hall

Home of the North East London Meccano Club and the venue for the annual Hainault Hangout.

Hainault Baptist Church Hall

Address

Franklyn Gardens
Hainault
Essex IG6 2UT

Forthcoming events

Saturday 11 April 2015 Meeting
Saturday 11 July 2015 Meeting
Saturday 26 September 2015 Meeting
Saturday 5 December 2015 The Hainault Hangout

London Museum of Water and Steam

This museum holds in its collection several magnificent steam pumping engines that once pumped London's water supply. Now refurbished and renamed (it was formerly known as Kew Bridge Steam Museum), the museum has resumed hosting the annual Magic of Meccano Show.

London Museum of Water and Steam

Address

Green Dragon Lane
Brentford
London TW8 0EN

Forthcoming events

Saturday 18 April 2015 + The Magic of Meccano Show

Lyne Village Hall

Home of the Runnymede Meccano Guild.

Lyne Village Hall

Address

Lyne Lane
Lyne
Surrey KT16 0AN

Forthcoming events

Saturday 6 June 2015 Meeting
Saturday 3 October 2015 Annual General Meeting

St John’s Church Hall

Home of the Holy Trinity Meccano Club.

St John’s Church Hall

Address

London Road
Hildenborough
Kent TN11 9HT

Forthcoming events

Saturday 25 April 2015 Meeting
Saturday 24 October 2015 Annual General Meeting

The Christ Church Centre

Home of the Henley Society of Meccano Engineers and the venue for the annual Henley Gathering.

The Christ Church Centre

Address

46 Reading Road
Henley-on-Thames
Oxfordshire RG9 1AG

Forthcoming events

Saturday 30 May 2015 Meeting
Saturday 5 September 2015 The Henley Gathering
Saturday 28 November 2015 Annual General Meeting

Welling Methodist Church Hall

Welling Methodist Church Hall

Address

191 Bellegrove Road
Welling
Kent DA16 3RA

Forthcoming events

Saturday 2 May 2015 Hornby Train Show

Annual General MeetingWest London Meccano Society

Saturday 14 March 2015, 2:00pm5:30pm

Venue

Greenford Community Centre
Wordsworth Avenue Entrance
170 Oldfield Lane South

Greenford
Middlesex UB6 9JS

Admission prices

Free for members and prospective members

Contact

Peter Goddard
02380 899 626
enquiries@wlms.org.uk

wlms.org.uk

MeetingSouth East London Meccano Club

Saturday 28 March 2015, 12:00pm5:00pm

Venue

Eltham United Reformed Church
1 Court Road
Eltham
London SE9 5AD

Admission prices

Free for members and prospective members

Contact

Chris Warrell
020 8856 0148
chris.warrell@selmec.org.uk

selmec.org.uk

Medway Festival of Steam and TransportSouth East London Meccano Club

Sunday 5 April 2015Monday 6 April 2015, 10:00am – 6:00pm

Spend an action-packed day experiencing the sights, sounds and smells of steam, with live steam engines, vintage buses and cars, a steam funfair, and models of all types including Meccano. Plus, watch the parades, listen to live folk and blues music, and discover Chatham's naval heritage.

Medway Festival of Steam and Transport

Venue

Chatham Historic Dockyard
The Historic Dockyard
Chatham
Kent ME4 4TE

Admission prices

Single day advance ticket prices bookable online:

Adults £13.50
Concessions £11.00
Children £9.50
Family £38.50
Extra Children £6.00

MeetingNorth East London Meccano Club

Saturday 11 April 2015, 11:00am5:00pm

Venue

Hainault Baptist Church Hall
Franklyn Gardens
Hainault
Essex IG6 2UT

Admission prices

Non-members £2.00

Contact

Ralph Laughton
020 8698 5175
ralph.laughton@nelmc.org.uk

nelmc.org.uk

The Magic of Meccano ShowWest London Meccano Society

Saturday 18 April 2015Sunday 19 April 2015, 11:00am – 4:00pm

After a two year break, this fantastic show is returning to the newly refurbished London Museum of Water and Steam (formerly Kew Bridge Steam Museum). Meccano models will be found in every nook and cranny, set around the museum's collection of magnificent steam pumping engines, which will be in steam throughout the weekend.

Venue

London Museum of Water and Steam
Green Dragon Lane
Brentford
London TW8 0EN

Admission prices

Adults £11.50
Seniors £10.00
Students £10.00
Children (aged 5 - 15) £5.00
Family (1 adult and 2 children) £16.50
Family (2 adults and 2 children) £28.00

MeetingHoly Trinity Meccano Club

Saturday 25 April 2015, 12:00pm5:30pm

Venue

St John’s Church Hall
London Road
Hildenborough
Kent TN11 9HT

Admission prices

Free for members and prospective members

Contact

Jim MacCulloch
01252 724 703
macsin@dsl.pipex.com

Hornby Train ShowSouth East London Meccano Club

Saturday 2 May 2015, 10:30am4:30pm

See 00 and 0 gauge model railway layouts, Meccano models, and buy sets and accessories from the traders at the Hornby Train Show, now in its 32nd year. Refreshments will be available all day.

Venue

Welling Methodist Church Hall
191 Bellegrove Road
Welling
Kent DA16 3RA

Admission prices

Adults £4.00
Children (aged 6 - 16) £2.00
Family (2 adults and 2 children) £10.00

MeetingHenley Society of Meccano Engineers

Saturday 30 May 2015, 1:00pm5:00pm

Venue

The Christ Church Centre
46 Reading Road
Henley-on-Thames
Oxfordshire RG9 1AG

Admission prices

Free for members and prospective members

Contact

Kim Fisher
01491 575 216
kpfisher@btinternet.com

hsme.org.uk

MeetingRunnymede Meccano Guild

Saturday 6 June 2015, 12:00pm6:00pm

Venue

Lyne Village Hall
Lyne Lane
Lyne
Surrey KT16 0AN

Admission prices

Non-members £3.00

MeetingWest London Meccano Society

Saturday 13 June 2015, 2:00pm5:30pm

Venue

Greenford Community Centre
Wordsworth Avenue Entrance
170 Oldfield Lane South

Greenford
Middlesex UB6 9JS

Admission prices

Free for members and prospective members

Contact

Peter Goddard
02380 899 626
enquiries@wlms.org.uk

wlms.org.uk

MeetingSouth East London Meccano Club

Saturday 20 June 2015, 12:00pm5:00pm

This meeting includes the presentation of the Geoff Carter Cup for the best small model.

Venue

Eltham United Reformed Church
1 Court Road
Eltham
London SE9 5AD

Admission prices

Free for members and prospective members

Contact

Chris Warrell
020 8856 0148
chris.warrell@selmec.org.uk

selmec.org.uk

Model Engineering DaySouth East London Meccano Club

Sunday 21 June 2015, 10:30am4:00pm

A great day out featuring models from the South East London Meccano Club, model railways from Erith Model Railway Society, plus large scale live steam traction engine models and trade stands.

Venue

Crossness Pumping Station
The Old Works
Belvedere Road

Abbey Wood
London SE2 9AQ

Admission prices

Children (aged 0 - 4) FREE
Children (aged 5 - 16) £2.00
Adults £6.00

MeetingNorth East London Meccano Club

Saturday 11 July 2015, 11:00am5:00pm

Venue

Hainault Baptist Church Hall
Franklyn Gardens
Hainault
Essex IG6 2UT

Admission prices

Non-members £2.00

Contact

Ralph Laughton
020 8698 5175
ralph.laughton@nelmc.org.uk

nelmc.org.uk

The Henley GatheringHenley Society of Meccano Engineers

Saturday 5 September 2015, 9:00am5:00pm

One of the best Meccano exhibitions in the South, the Henley Gathering usually occupies every available space at the Christ Church Centre, including the garden! The event is intended for Meccano enthusiasts only and hosts the Annual General Meeting of the International Society of Meccanomen.

Venue

The Christ Church Centre
46 Reading Road
Henley-on-Thames
Oxfordshire RG9 1AG

Admission prices

Meccano enthusiasts only

All visitors £4.00

Contact

Kim Fisher
01491 575 216
kpfisher@btinternet.com

hsme.org.uk

MeetingSouth East London Meccano Club

Saturday 12 September 2015, 12:00pm5:00pm

Venue

Eltham United Reformed Church
1 Court Road
Eltham
London SE9 5AD

Admission prices

Free for members and prospective members

Contact

Chris Warrell
020 8856 0148
chris.warrell@selmec.org.uk

selmec.org.uk

MeetingNorth East London Meccano Club

Saturday 26 September 2015, 11:00am5:00pm

Venue

Hainault Baptist Church Hall
Franklyn Gardens
Hainault
Essex IG6 2UT

Admission prices

Non-members £2.00

Contact

Ralph Laughton
020 8698 5175
ralph.laughton@nelmc.org.uk

nelmc.org.uk

Annual General MeetingRunnymede Meccano Guild

Saturday 3 October 2015, 12:00pm6:00pm

Venue

Lyne Village Hall
Lyne Lane
Lyne
Surrey KT16 0AN

Admission prices

Non-members £3.00

Meccano ShowSouth East London Meccano Club

Saturday 10 October 2015, 10:30am4:30pm

See amazing working Meccano models of trains, fairground rides, cranes and more! Raffle and refreshments available all day.

Meccano Show

Venue

Eltham United Reformed Church
1 Court Road
Eltham
London SE9 5AD

Admission prices

Accompanied children FREE
Unaccompanied children £1.00
Adults £3.00

Contact

Chris Warrell
020 8856 0148
chris.warrell@selmec.org.uk

selmec.org.uk

Annual General MeetingHoly Trinity Meccano Club

Saturday 24 October 2015, 12:00pm5:30pm

Venue

St John’s Church Hall
London Road
Hildenborough
Kent TN11 9HT

Admission prices

Free for members and prospective members

Contact

Jim MacCulloch
01252 724 703
macsin@dsl.pipex.com

MeetingWest London Meccano Society

Saturday 21 November 2015, 2:00pm5:30pm

Venue

Greenford Community Centre
Wordsworth Avenue Entrance
170 Oldfield Lane South

Greenford
Middlesex UB6 9JS

Admission prices

Free for members and prospective members

Contact

Peter Goddard
02380 899 626
enquiries@wlms.org.uk

wlms.org.uk

Annual General MeetingHenley Society of Meccano Engineers

Saturday 28 November 2015, 1:00pm5:00pm

Venue

The Christ Church Centre
46 Reading Road
Henley-on-Thames
Oxfordshire RG9 1AG

Admission prices

Free for members and prospective members

Contact

Kim Fisher
01491 575 216
kpfisher@btinternet.com

hsme.org.uk

The Hainault HangoutNorth East London Meccano Club

Saturday 5 December 2015, 10:30am5:00pm

An open day for all interested modellers, club members or not, to show their models. Plenty of space will be available, so come and have some fun! Members of the public are welcome too, and accompanied kids get in free!

The Hainault Hangout

Venue

Hainault Baptist Church Hall
Franklyn Gardens
Hainault
Essex IG6 2UT

Admission prices

Accompanied children FREE
Exhibitors £4.00
Adults £4.00
Unaccompanied children £4.00

Contact

Ralph Laughton
020 8698 5175
ralph.laughton@nelmc.org.uk

nelmc.org.uk

Greenford
14 March 2015
Eltham
28 March 2015
Chatham
5 April 2015 +
Hainault
11 April 2015
Brentford
18 April 2015 +
Hildenborough
25 April 2015