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 27 February 2016 Meeting
Saturday 28 May 2016 Meeting
Saturday 3 September 2016 The Henley Gathering
Saturday 26 November 2016 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 16 April 2016 Meeting
Saturday 22 October 2016 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 13 February 2016 Annual General Meeting
Saturday 2 April 2016 Meeting
Saturday 9 July 2016 Meeting
Saturday 24 September 2016 Meeting
Saturday 3 December 2016 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

Sunday 14 February 2016 Midhurst Modellers Exhibition
Saturday 28 May 2016 Meeting
Saturday 1 October 2016 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 9 April 2016 Meeting
Saturday 30 April 2016 Hornby Train Show
Saturday 18 June 2016 Meeting
Saturday 25 June 2016 Greenwich Great Get Together and Armed Forces Day
Saturday 10 September 2016 Meeting
Saturday 29 October 2016 Meccano Show

Meeting venue

Falconwood Community Centre
31–39 Falconwood Parade
Falconwood
Kent DA16 2PG

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 12 March 2016 Annual General Meeting
Saturday 23 April 2016 + The Magic of Meccano Show
Saturday 11 June 2016 Meeting
Saturday 24 September 2016 + The Big St Albans Model Show
Saturday 19 November 2016 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

Eltham
Falconwood
Greenford
Hainault
Brentford
Lyne
Woolwich
Hildenborough
Henley-on-Thames
Midhurst
St Albans
Welling

Eltham United Reformed Church

Venue for the South East London Meccano Club's annual Meccano Show.

Eltham United Reformed Church

Address

1 Court Road
Eltham
London SE9 5AD

Forthcoming events

Saturday 29 October 2016 Meccano Show

Falconwood Community Centre

Home of the South East London Meccano Club.

Falconwood Community Centre

Address

31–39 Falconwood Parade
Falconwood
Kent DA16 2PG

Forthcoming events

Saturday 9 April 2016 Meeting
Saturday 18 June 2016 Meeting
Saturday 10 September 2016 Meeting

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 12 March 2016 Annual General Meeting
Saturday 11 June 2016 Meeting
Saturday 19 November 2016 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 13 February 2016 Annual General Meeting
Saturday 2 April 2016 Meeting
Saturday 9 July 2016 Meeting
Saturday 24 September 2016 Meeting
Saturday 3 December 2016 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 23 April 2016 + 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 28 May 2016 Meeting
Saturday 1 October 2016 Annual General Meeting

Royal Artillery Barracks

Royal Artillery Barracks

Address

Repository Road
Woolwich
London SE18 5DP

Forthcoming events

Saturday 25 June 2016 Greenwich Great Get Together and Armed Forces Day

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 16 April 2016 Meeting
Saturday 22 October 2016 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 27 February 2016 Meeting
Saturday 28 May 2016 Meeting
Saturday 3 September 2016 The Henley Gathering
Saturday 26 November 2016 Annual General Meeting

The Grange Leisure Centre

The Grange's function rooms play host to the annual Midhurst Modellers Exhibition.

The Grange Leisure Centre

Address

Bepton Road
Midhurst
West Sussex GU29 9HD

Forthcoming events

Sunday 14 February 2016 Midhurst Modellers Exhibition

Townsend Church of England School

Townsend Church of England School

Address

High Oaks
St Albans
Hertfordshire AL3 6DR

Forthcoming events

Saturday 24 September 2016 + The Big St Albans Model Show

Welling Methodist Church Hall

Welling Methodist Church Hall

Address

191 Bellegrove Road
Welling
Kent DA16 3RA

Forthcoming events

Saturday 30 April 2016 Hornby Train Show

Annual General MeetingNorth East London Meccano Club

Saturday 13 February 2016, 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

Midhurst Modellers ExhibitionRunnymede Meccano Guild

Sunday 14 February 2016, 10:00am4:30pm

One of the biggest displays of models in the south, with model railways, cars and other vehicles, dolls houses, engines, helicopters, planes, Meccano, military models and boats of all shapes and sizes, together with trade and society stands and demonstrations.

Venue

The Grange Leisure Centre
Bepton Road
Midhurst
West Sussex GU29 9HD

Admission prices

Adults £6.50
Seniors £5.00
Children (aged 0 - 14) £3.00
Family (2 adults and up to 2 children) £13.00

MeetingHenley Society of Meccano Engineers

Saturday 27 February 2016, 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

Annual General MeetingWest London Meccano Society

Saturday 12 March 2016, 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

MeetingNorth East London Meccano Club

Saturday 2 April 2016, 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

MeetingSouth East London Meccano Club

Saturday 9 April 2016, 12:00pm5:00pm

Venue

Falconwood Community Centre
31–39 Falconwood Parade
Falconwood
Kent DA16 2PG

Admission prices

Free for members and prospective members

Contact

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

selmec.org.uk

MeetingHoly Trinity Meccano Club

Saturday 16 April 2016, 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

The Magic of Meccano ShowWest London Meccano Society

Saturday 23 April 2016Sunday 24 April 2016, 11:00am – 4:00pm

Meccano models will be found in every nook and cranny at the newly refurbished London Museum of Water and Steam (formerly Kew Bridge Steam Museum), 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

Contact

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

wlms.org.uk

Hornby Train ShowSouth East London Meccano Club

Saturday 30 April 2016, 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 33rd 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

MeetingRunnymede Meccano Guild

Saturday 28 May 2016, 12:00pm6:00pm

Venue

Lyne Village Hall
Lyne Lane
Lyne
Surrey KT16 0AN

Admission prices

Non-members £3.00

MeetingHenley Society of Meccano Engineers

Saturday 28 May 2016, 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

MeetingWest London Meccano Society

Saturday 11 June 2016, 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 18 June 2016, 12:00pm5:00pm

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

Venue

Falconwood Community Centre
31–39 Falconwood Parade
Falconwood
Kent DA16 2PG

Admission prices

Free for members and prospective members

Contact

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

selmec.org.uk

Greenwich Great Get Together and Armed Forces DaySouth East London Meccano Club

Saturday 25 June 2016, 11:00am5:30pm

Have a go at building your own Meccano models in the South East London Meccano Club's Make It With Meccano workshop, and see some of their amazing working models. This action-packed event will also include a host of military displays as part of Armed Forces Day, and will boast exciting attractions for all ages, including giant inflatables, have-a-go sports sessions, laserquest, zorbing balls, an under-fives zone, and fairground rides. There will be a veterans' parade, military bands, stunt vehicle shows, dance demonstrations, BMX bike displays, falconry and lots more taking place in one of two arenas at the heart of the event site.

Greenwich Great Get Together and Armed Forces Day

Venue

Royal Artillery Barracks
Repository Road
Woolwich
London SE18 5DP

Admission prices

All visitors FREE

MeetingNorth East London Meccano Club

Saturday 9 July 2016, 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 3 September 2016, 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 10 September 2016, 12:00pm5:00pm

Venue

Falconwood Community Centre
31–39 Falconwood Parade
Falconwood
Kent DA16 2PG

Admission prices

Free for members and prospective members

Contact

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

selmec.org.uk

The Big St Albans Model ShowWest London Meccano Society

Saturday 24 September 2016Sunday 25 September 2016, 10:00am – 5:00pm

West London Meccano Society exhibit their models at this show, which is organised by St. Albans and District Model Engineering Society. In addition to Meccano, there are models of stationary engines, locomotives, boats, trucks and more, plus free train rides, model railway layouts, have-a-go boats, models in steam, and a model flying show.

The Big St Albans Model Show

Venue

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

Admission prices

Adults £4.00
Children £1.00

Contact

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

wlms.org.uk
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MeetingNorth East London Meccano Club

Saturday 24 September 2016, 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 1 October 2016, 12:00pm6:00pm

Venue

Lyne Village Hall
Lyne Lane
Lyne
Surrey KT16 0AN

Admission prices

Non-members £3.00

Annual General MeetingHoly Trinity Meccano Club

Saturday 22 October 2016, 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

Meccano ShowSouth East London Meccano Club

Saturday 29 October 2016, 10:30am4:30pm

See amazing working Meccano models of trains, fairground rides, cranes and more! Have a go at building your own models in the Make It With Meccano workshop. 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
Adults and unaccompanied children £3.00

Contact

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

selmec.org.uk

MeetingWest London Meccano Society

Saturday 19 November 2016, 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 26 November 2016, 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 3 December 2016, 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

Hainault
13 February 2016
Midhurst
14 February 2016
Henley-on-Thames
27 February 2016
Greenford
12 March 2016
Hainault
2 April 2016
Falconwood
9 April 2016