ASSOCIATION OF MODEL RAILWAY CLUBS WALES & WEST OF ENGLAND LTD.   Site editor Eddie Michel.                     
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Cardiff 4mm Group Model Railway Club  established in 1969.
Club Secretary. M. J. Bird, 9 Cefn Carnau Road, Heath, Cardiff, Mid Glamorgan, CF4 4LZ. Tel. 029 20764659.
We havemoved into a slightly larger clubroom and work proceeds on the clubs layouts.
We have full membership at the moment and sorry cannot accept and applications.
Chard District Modellers Club
Club secretary P. K. Philips, 22 Forton Road, Chard, Somerset, TA20 2HL
Cornwall & S. Devon European Modellers
Club representative. J.T. Haywood, 6 Glendale Cresent, Redruth Cornwall, TR15 2JR
Cardiff Model Engineering Society
Club Secretary: Rob Matthews

Cardiff Model Engineering Society
King George V Drive East
CF14 4AW

The Cardiff Model Engineering Society was founded in 1948. The Society moved to its present site in Heath Park, Cardiff, CF14 4EN, in 1987. A new clubhouse was built at the time but a new clubhouse has been built in 2010 and opened by Dr Pete Waterman. As before, this contains toilets, catering facilities, a well equipped workshop and a “00” room currently housing the layout “Warsash”, on permanent display.”
Two independent passenger-carrying railway lines have been built, each approximately 1000 feet in circumference. The raised track accommodates 3.5” and 5” gauge locomotives; the ground level track accommodates 5” and 7.25” locomotives. Live steam, battery electric and internal combustion engines run on both lines. Each track has it’s own station, and are fully signalled from the signal box. Several sidings, a turntable, traverser systems and steaming bays equipped with both compressed air and electric power for blowers are available.
A 500 feet 18” gauge electric tramway complete with overhead power supply has been built, together with one-third scale models of a “Toastrack” tram carrying six passengers and a bogie tram carrying fourteen passengers. These trams were built in our own workshop. An external Gauge One and 16mm narrow gauge garden railway is under construction and in operation during the summer months.
These facilities are open to the public on selected days during the summer months, also a Santa-Special Day in early December. More information is available on the website “” A future development, which has already received planning consent, is a 2000 feet extension to the ground level railway track through woodland.

Although the predominant interest is railways, the Society promotes and encourages all forms of engineering in miniature. Membership details are available on the website “”
Burnham & District M.R.C.    
Club web site..  
Our Club meets at the Community Centre, Berrow Road, Burnham on Sea on Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 19.00 to 22.00 hrs. We currently have about 20 members and are building layouts in N, OO,
and O gauges. We also have a busy exhibition Programme taking our layouts as far as the continent.
We continue to hold our Open Day in May, the Annual Exhibition "Sedgemoor Rail" August Bank Holiday weekend and our one day
Show at the end of the year. We have also commissioned a number
of limited edition wagons, 3 last year that sold out, and hope to have 7
new this year, these can be seen on our web site with other club information.