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 24 November 2018 Annual General Meeting
Saturday 23 February 2019 Meeting
Saturday 25 May 2019 Meeting
Saturday 31 August 2019 The Henley Gathering
Saturday 23 November 2019 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 29 September 2018 + Garden of England Model Fest
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 1 December 2018 The Hainault Hangout
Saturday 16 February 2019 Annual General Meeting
Saturday 11 May 2019 Meeting
Saturday 13 July 2019 Meeting
Saturday 21 September 2019 Meeting
Saturday 7 December 2019 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

Saturday 6 October 2018 Annual General Meeting
Saturday 20 October 2018 + Marvels of Meccano
Saturday 2 February 2019 Meeting and Auction
Saturday 1 June 2019 Meeting
Saturday 5 October 2019 Annual General Meeting

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 29 September 2018 St. Luke’s Church Open Day
Monday 1 October 2018 + Meccano Display
Saturday 27 October 2018 Meccano Show

Meeting venue

To be announced

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
Friday 18 January 2019 + London Model Engineering Exhibition
Saturday 9 March 2019 Annual General Meeting
Saturday 8 June 2019 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

Wood Green
Knockholt
Eltham
Greenford
Hainault
Hanworth
Hildenborough
Chertsey
Henley-on-Thames
St Albans

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

Map

Forthcoming events

Friday 18 January 2019 + London Model Engineering Exhibition

Coolings Garden Centre

Coolings Garden Centre

Address

Rushmore Hill
Knockholt
Kent TN14 7NN

Map

Forthcoming events

Saturday 29 September 2018 + Garden of England Model Fest

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

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
Saturday 9 March 2019 Annual General Meeting
Saturday 8 June 2019 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 1 December 2018 The Hainault Hangout
Saturday 16 February 2019 Annual General Meeting
Saturday 11 May 2019 Meeting
Saturday 13 July 2019 Meeting
Saturday 21 September 2019 Meeting
Saturday 7 December 2019 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

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
Saturday 2 February 2019 Meeting and Auction
Saturday 1 June 2019 Meeting
Saturday 5 October 2019 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 24 November 2018 Annual General Meeting
Saturday 23 February 2019 Meeting
Saturday 25 May 2019 Meeting
Saturday 31 August 2019 The Henley Gathering
Saturday 23 November 2019 Annual General Meeting

The Eltham Centre

The Eltham Centre

Address

2 Archery Road
Eltham
London SE9 1HA

Map

Forthcoming events

Monday 1 October 2018 + Meccano Display

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

Garden of England Model FestHoly Trinity Meccano Club

Saturday 29 September 2018Sunday 30 September 2018, 10:00am – 4:00pm

This show will feature mainly model railways, but will also have exhibits and stands from other modelling hobbies including boats, radio controlled Tamiya trucks, plastic Kits and figures, bears, wooden toys, Meccano, dolls houses and miniatures including showman’s caravans. There will be something for everyone! Be inspired, and get creative with the "hands-on" displays, and buy kits, parts and tools from the traders.

Venue

Coolings Garden Centre
Rushmore Hill
Knockholt
Kent TN14 7NN

Map

Admission prices

Advanced admission prices (online booking)

Accompanied children (aged 0 - 14) FREE
Adults £4.50
Unaccompanied children £1.00

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. Their ‘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
stalbansmes.com

Meccano DisplaySouth East London Meccano Club

Monday 1 October 2018Friday 26 October 2018, 6:30am – 10:00pm

If you are visiting the Eltham Centre in October, 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) promoting their Meccano Show which takes place on 27 October.

Venue

The Eltham Centre
2 Archery Road
Eltham
London SE9 1HA

Map

Admission prices

Free

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

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

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

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

London Model Engineering ExhibitionWest London Meccano Society

Friday 18 January 2019Sunday 20 January 2019, 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

Map

Admission prices

Advance ticket prices bookable online:

Adults £11.50
Seniors £10.50
Students £10.50
Accompanied Children (aged 0 - 5) FREE
Accompanied Children (aged 5 - 14) £3.50

Meeting and AuctionRunnymede Meccano Guild

Saturday 2 February 2019, 11:30am5:30pm

Venue

The Chertsey Hall
Heriot Road
Chertsey
Surrey KT16 9DR

Map

Admission prices

Non-members £3.00

Annual General MeetingNorth East London Meccano Club

Saturday 16 February 2019, 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

MeetingHenley Society of Meccano Engineers

Saturday 23 February 2019, 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

Annual General MeetingWest London Meccano Society

Saturday 9 March 2019, 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

MeetingNorth East London Meccano Club

Saturday 11 May 2019, 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

MeetingHenley Society of Meccano Engineers

Saturday 25 May 2019, 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

MeetingRunnymede Meccano Guild

Saturday 1 June 2019, 11:30am5:30pm

Venue

The Chertsey Hall
Heriot Road
Chertsey
Surrey KT16 9DR

Map

Admission prices

Non-members £3.00

MeetingWest London Meccano Society

Saturday 8 June 2019, 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

MeetingNorth East London Meccano Club

Saturday 13 July 2019, 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

The Henley GatheringHenley Society of Meccano Engineers

Saturday 31 August 2019, 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

MeetingNorth East London Meccano Club

Saturday 21 September 2019, 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

Annual General MeetingRunnymede Meccano Guild

Saturday 5 October 2019, 11:30am5:30pm

Venue

The Chertsey Hall
Heriot Road
Chertsey
Surrey KT16 9DR

Map

Admission prices

Non-members £3.00

Annual General MeetingHenley Society of Meccano Engineers

Saturday 23 November 2019, 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 7 December 2019, 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!

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

Knockholt
29 September 2018 +
Eltham
29 September 2018
St Albans
29 September 2018 +
Eltham
1 October 2018 +
Chertsey
6 October 2018
Hanworth
20 October 2018 +