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 1 September 2018 The Henley Gathering
Saturday 24 November 2018 Annual General Meeting

Meeting venue

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

Map

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 27 October 2018 Annual General Meeting

Meeting venue

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

Map

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 14 July 2018 Meeting
Saturday 22 September 2018 Meeting
Saturday 1 December 2018 The Hainault Hangout

Meeting venue

Hainault Baptist Church
Franklyn Gardens
Hainault
Essex IG6 2UT

Map

Contact

Alan Esplen
01621 843 871
alan.esplen@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 24 June 2018 Midhurst Summer Modellers Exhibition
Saturday 6 October 2018 Annual General Meeting
Saturday 20 October 2018 + Marvels of Meccano

Meeting venue

The Chertsey Hall
Heriot Road
Chertsey
Surrey KT16 9DR

Map

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 7 July 2018 Summer Fair
Sunday 22 July 2018 Country Festival
Sunday 29 July 2018 Eltham Park Festival
Saturday 8 September 2018 Meeting
Saturday 29 September 2018 St. Luke’s Church Open Day
Saturday 27 October 2018 Meccano Show

Meeting venue

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

Map

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 29 September 2018 + The Big St. Albans Model Show
Saturday 17 November 2018 Meeting

Meeting venue

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

Map

Contact

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

wlms.org.uk

Eltham
Falconwood
Biggin Hill
Greenford
Hainault
Hanworth
Hildenborough
Chertsey
Henley-on-Thames
Midhurst
St Albans

Eltham Park South

Address

Glenesk Road
Eltham
London SE9 1AN

Map

Forthcoming events

Sunday 29 July 2018 Eltham Park Festival

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

Map

Forthcoming events

Saturday 27 October 2018 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

Map

Forthcoming events

Saturday 8 September 2018 Meeting

Foal Farm Animal Rescue Centre

Foal Farm Animal Rescue Centre

Address

Jail Lane
Biggin Hill
Kent TN16 3AX

Map

Forthcoming events

Sunday 22 July 2018 Country Festival

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

Map

Forthcoming events

Saturday 17 November 2018 Meeting

Hainault Baptist Church

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

Hainault Baptist Church

Address

Franklyn Gardens
Hainault
Essex IG6 2UT

Map

Forthcoming events

Saturday 14 July 2018 Meeting
Saturday 22 September 2018 Meeting
Saturday 1 December 2018 The Hainault Hangout

Henwick Primary School

Address

Henwick Road
Eltham
London SE9 6NZ

Map

Forthcoming events

Saturday 7 July 2018 Summer Fair

Kempton Steam Museum

This former waterworks, which supplied North London with drinking water taken from the Thames, houses the world's largest fully operational triple expansion steam engine, the "Sir William Prescott".

Kempton Steam Museum

Address

Kempton Park Water Treatment Works
Snakey Lane
Hanworth
Middlesex TW13 6XH

Map

Forthcoming events

Saturday 20 October 2018 + Marvels of Meccano

St. John’s Church Hall

Home of the Holy Trinity Meccano Club.

St. John’s Church Hall

Address

London Road
Hildenborough
Kent TN11 9HT

Map

Forthcoming events

Saturday 27 October 2018 Annual General Meeting

St. Luke’s Church Hall

St. Luke’s Church Hall

Address

Westmount Road
Eltham
London SE9 1XQ

Map

Forthcoming events

Saturday 29 September 2018 St. Luke’s Church Open Day

The Chertsey Hall

Home of the Runnymede Meccano Guild.

The Chertsey Hall

Address

Heriot Road
Chertsey
Surrey KT16 9DR

Map

Forthcoming events

Saturday 6 October 2018 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

Map

Forthcoming events

Saturday 1 September 2018 The Henley Gathering
Saturday 24 November 2018 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

Map

Forthcoming events

Sunday 24 June 2018 Midhurst Summer Modellers Exhibition

Townsend Church of England School

Townsend Church of England School

Address

High Oaks
St Albans
Hertfordshire AL3 6DR

Map

Forthcoming events

Saturday 29 September 2018 + The Big St. Albans Model Show

Midhurst Summer Modellers ExhibitionRunnymede Meccano Guild

Sunday 24 June 2018, 10:00am4:30pm

This is a new summer edition of the Modellers Exhibition at the Grange Leisure Centre in Midhurst, one of the biggest displays of models to be found in the South. The thousands of models on show, together with a wide selection of trade stands, will provide something for everyone, young or old, serious modellers or casual viewers: Meccano, railways, boats, planes, cars; working displays, demonstrations and trade stands; 5" raised track ride-on train; boating lake with working models; tank battles and interactive model village; drone flying; model traction engine displays. There is a licensed bar, catering, and free parking.

Venue

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

Map

Admission prices

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

Summer FairSouth East London Meccano Club

Saturday 7 July 2018, 12:00pm3:00pm

Come along to a fun family afternoon with kids' activities, stalls, bouncy castles and fresh home-made food. Try your hand at one of our games and your luck with our raffle, with lots of great prizes to win, this event is one not to be missed!

Venue

Henwick Primary School
Henwick Road
Eltham
London SE9 6NZ

Map

Admission prices

All visitors FREE

MeetingNorth East London Meccano Club

Saturday 14 July 2018, 11:00am5:00pm

Venue

Hainault Baptist Church
Franklyn Gardens
Hainault
Essex IG6 2UT

Map

Admission prices

Non-members £2.00

Contact

Alan Esplen
01621 843 871
alan.esplen@nelmc.org.uk

nelmc.org.uk

Country FestivalSouth East London Meccano Club

Sunday 22 July 2018, 11:00am5:00pm

A few members from the South East London Meccano Club will be supporting the Friends of Animals League at their Country Festival in Biggin Hill this year. It's a great day out for all, with displays in the arena throughout the day, dog show and fun classes, children's rides and entertainment, stalls, games, raffles, bar, music, refreshments and more. Our 'Make It With Meccano' area will have lots of Meccano for you to play with, and our members will be on-hand to provide assistance. The area will be for participants aged 8+ and instructions for some easy-to-build starter models will be provided, or you can do your own thing!

Venue

Foal Farm Animal Rescue Centre
Jail Lane
Biggin Hill
Kent TN16 3AX

Map

Admission prices

Per car £10.00
Adults on foot £4.00
Children 3+ on foot £2.00
Children 0-3 FREE

Eltham Park FestivalSouth East London Meccano Club

Sunday 29 July 2018, 12:00pm5:00pm

The South East London Meccano Club will showing some of their Meccano models, and you can get hands-on with Meccano by having a go at building your own models in the 'Make It With Meccano' workshop! Some of the other attractions will include Welling Model Club, the Metropolitan Police, along with their horses and the police cadets putting on a display of marching/drumming; the London Fire Brigade; the London Ambulance Service; the Air Cadets Band; the Charlton Athletic FC Community Team, getting kids playing football; Sidcup Rugby Club; Animal Days Out, bringing furry creatures and reptiles for kids to see and hold (free of charge); bouncy castles (free of charge); face painting; local choir; Pottery on the Parade, a local sustainable café and creative centre; local cycle club.

Eltham Park Festival

Venue

Eltham Park South
Glenesk Road
Eltham
London SE9 1AN

Map

Admission prices

All visitors FREE

Contact

Geoff Tatman
07712 985 246
geofftatman@aol.com

selmec.org.uk

The Henley GatheringHenley Society of Meccano Engineers

Saturday 1 September 2018, 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

Map

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 8 September 2018, 12:00pm5:00pm

Venue

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

Map

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 22 September 2018, 11:00am5:00pm

Venue

Hainault Baptist Church
Franklyn Gardens
Hainault
Essex IG6 2UT

Map

Admission prices

Non-members £2.00

Contact

Alan Esplen
01621 843 871
alan.esplen@nelmc.org.uk

nelmc.org.uk

St. Luke’s Church Open DaySouth East London Meccano Club

Saturday 29 September 2018, 10:00am1:30pm

The South East London Meccano Club will be showing models at this free event. Our ‘Make It With Meccano’ area will have lots of Meccano for you to play with, and our members will be on-hand to provide assistance. The area will be for participants aged 8+ and instructions for some easy-to-build starter models will be provided, or you can do your own thing! Refreshments will be available, as will free walking tours of the church detailing its history.

Venue

St. Luke’s Church Hall
Westmount Road
Eltham
London SE9 1XQ

Map

Admission prices

All visitors FREE

The Big St. Albans Model ShowWest London Meccano Society

Saturday 29 September 2018Sunday 30 September 2018, 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

Map

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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Annual General MeetingRunnymede Meccano Guild

Saturday 6 October 2018, 11:30am5:30pm

Venue

The Chertsey Hall
Heriot Road
Chertsey
Surrey KT16 9DR

Map

Admission prices

Non-members £3.00

Marvels of MeccanoRunnymede Meccano Guild

Saturday 20 October 2018Sunday 21 October 2018, 10:30am – 4:00pm

A whole weekend of Meccano goodness set amongst the triple expansion engines, one of which will be in steam!

Venue

Kempton Steam Museum
Kempton Park Water Treatment Works
Snakey Lane

Hanworth
Middlesex TW13 6XH

Map

Admission prices

Adults £7.00
Seniors £6.00
Children (aged 0 - 16) FREE

Annual General MeetingHoly Trinity Meccano Club

Saturday 27 October 2018, 12:00pm5:30pm

Venue

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

Map

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 27 October 2018, 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. Take part in the Meccano Creative Challenge where you can win a Meccano prize if your model impresses our judges! Raffle and refreshments available all day.

Meccano Show

Venue

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

Map

Admission prices

Accompanied children FREE
Adults and unaccompanied children £5.00

Contact

Tim Surtell
020 8857 4905
tim.surtell@selmec.org.uk

selmec.org.uk

MeetingWest London Meccano Society

Saturday 17 November 2018, 1:00pm5:00pm

Venue

Greenford Community Centre
Wordsworth Avenue Entrance
170 Oldfield Lane South

Greenford
Middlesex UB6 9JS

Map

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 24 November 2018, 1:00pm5:00pm

Venue

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

Map

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 1 December 2018, 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
Franklyn Gardens
Hainault
Essex IG6 2UT

Map

Admission prices

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

Contact

Tim Surtell
020 8857 4905
tim.surtell@nelmc.org.uk

nelmc.org.uk

Midhurst
24 June 2018
Eltham
7 July 2018
Hainault
14 July 2018
Biggin Hill
22 July 2018
Eltham
29 July 2018
Henley-on-Thames
1 September 2018