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 26 November 2016 Annual General Meeting
Saturday 25 February 2017 Meeting
Saturday 27 May 2017 Meeting
Saturday 2 September 2017 The Henley Gathering
Saturday 25 November 2017 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 22 October 2016 Annual General Meeting
Saturday 10 December 2016 + Garden of England Model Fest 2016

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 3 December 2016 The Hainault Hangout

Meeting venue

To be announced

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 1 October 2016 Annual General Meeting
Saturday 15 October 2016 + Marvels of Meccano
Saturday 21 October 2017 + Marvels of Meccano

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

Thursday 29 September 2016 Meccano Display
Saturday 29 October 2016 Meccano Show
Saturday 5 November 2016 St. Luke’s Church Open Day
Saturday 7 January 2017 Meeting
Saturday 1 April 2017 Meeting
Saturday 17 June 2017 Meeting
Saturday 9 September 2017 Meeting

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 19 November 2016 Meeting
Friday 20 January 2017 + London Model Engineering Exhibition
Saturday 11 March 2017 Annual General Meeting
Saturday 10 June 2017 Meeting
Saturday 18 November 2017 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

Wood Green
Knockholt
Eltham
Falconwood
Greenford
Hainault
Hanworth
Lyne
Hildenborough
Henley-on-Thames

Alexandra Palace

This iconic venue with its spectacular setting and view hosts the annual London Model Engineering Exhibition.

Alexandra Palace

Address

Alexandra Palace Way
Wood Green
London N22 7AY

Forthcoming events

Friday 20 January 2017 + London Model Engineering Exhibition

Coolings Garden Centre

Coolings Garden Centre

Address

Rushmore Hill
Knockholt
Kent TN14 7NN

Forthcoming events

Saturday 10 December 2016 + Garden of England Model Fest 2016

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 7 January 2017 Meeting
Saturday 1 April 2017 Meeting
Saturday 17 June 2017 Meeting
Saturday 9 September 2017 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 19 November 2016 Meeting
Saturday 11 March 2017 Annual General Meeting
Saturday 10 June 2017 Meeting
Saturday 18 November 2017 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 3 December 2016 The Hainault Hangout

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

Forthcoming events

Saturday 15 October 2016 + Marvels of Meccano
Saturday 21 October 2017 + Marvels of Meccano

Lyne Village Hall

Home of the Runnymede Meccano Guild.

Lyne Village Hall

Address

Lyne Lane
Lyne
Surrey KT16 0AN

Forthcoming events

Saturday 1 October 2016 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 22 October 2016 Annual General Meeting

St. Luke’s Church Hall

St. Luke’s Church Hall

Address

Westmount Road
Eltham
London SE9 1XQ

Forthcoming events

Saturday 5 November 2016 St. Luke’s Church Open Day

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 26 November 2016 Annual General Meeting
Saturday 25 February 2017 Meeting
Saturday 27 May 2017 Meeting
Saturday 2 September 2017 The Henley Gathering
Saturday 25 November 2017 Annual General Meeting

The Eltham Centre

The Eltham Centre

Address

2 Archery Road
Eltham
London SE9 1HA

Forthcoming events

Thursday 29 September 2016 Meccano Display

Meccano DisplaySouth East London Meccano Club

Thursday 1 September 2016Thursday 29 September 2016, 6:30am – 10:00pm

If you are visiting the Eltham Centre in September, look out for the South East London Meccano Club's display of working and static models in the foyer display cabinet (look left as you enter via the Archery Road entrance). This year's display celebrates the 40th anniversary of the club.

Meccano Display

Venue

The Eltham Centre
2 Archery Road
Eltham
London SE9 1HA

Admission prices

Free

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

Marvels of MeccanoRunnymede Meccano Guild

Saturday 15 October 2016Sunday 16 October 2016, 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

Admission prices

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

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. Take part in the Meccano Creative Challenge where you can win a 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

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

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

Saturday 5 November 2016, 10:00am2:00pm

As part of the Eltham Arts Winter Festival, 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.

St. Luke’s Church Open Day

Venue

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

Admission prices

All visitors FREE

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

Garden of England Model Fest 2016Holy Trinity Meccano Club

Saturday 10 December 2016Sunday 11 December 2016, 10:00am – 4:00pm

This show will feature mainly model railways, but we will also have exhibits and stands from other modelling hobbies. There will be something for everyone, so come and be inspired to get creative! Railways, boats, radio-controlled Tamiya trucks, plastic kits and figures, bears, wooden toys, dolls houses, miniatures including showman’s caravans, shops, ‘hands-on’ displays, plus of course Meccano!

Venue

Coolings Garden Centre
Rushmore Hill
Knockholt
Kent TN14 7NN

Admission prices

Accompanied children (aged 0 - 14) FREE
Adults and unaccompanied children £5.00

Contact

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

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MeetingSouth East London Meccano Club

Saturday 7 January 2017, 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

London Model Engineering ExhibitionWest London Meccano Society

Friday 20 January 2017Sunday 22 January 2017, 10:00am – 5:00pm

This spectacular modelling extravaganza brings together the very best from the modelling world, featuring over a thousand stunning models from over 50 national and regional clubs and societies, plus more than 60 specialist suppliers.

London Model Engineering Exhibition

Venue

Alexandra Palace
Alexandra Palace Way
Wood Green
London N22 7AY

Admission prices

Advance ticket prices bookable online:

Adults £10.50
Seniors £9.50
Students £9.50
Children (aged 0 - 5) FREE
Children (aged 5 - 14) £3.00

MeetingHenley Society of Meccano Engineers

Saturday 25 February 2017, 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 11 March 2017, 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 1 April 2017, 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

MeetingHenley Society of Meccano Engineers

Saturday 27 May 2017, 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 10 June 2017, 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 17 June 2017, 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 Henley GatheringHenley Society of Meccano Engineers

Saturday 2 September 2017, 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 9 September 2017, 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

Marvels of MeccanoRunnymede Meccano Guild

Saturday 21 October 2017Sunday 22 October 2017, 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

Admission prices

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

MeetingWest London Meccano Society

Saturday 18 November 2017, 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 25 November 2017, 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

Eltham
29 September 2016
Lyne
1 October 2016
Hanworth
15 October 2016 +
Hildenborough
22 October 2016
Eltham
29 October 2016
Eltham
5 November 2016