Spring 2021 Virtual Event Plans

We unable to meet safely at the Abbey for the Spring weekend, so are having another online event to reflect the interests of modellers who would otherwise attend.

Click here to enter the Virtual Spring Weekend

The Autumn weekend last year was successful and all of the material that was available for that event has been left on the website and continues to attract visitors there. Our tutors and participants have been offering and providing material for the this event, our current line up includes:

  • Paul Bambrick – Backscene and Scenery Topic
  • Mick Bonwick – Zoom Weathering Session
  • David Brandreth – Understanding Soldering
  • Pete Brownlow – Zoom JMRI Demonstration Session
  • Jerry Clifford – Zoom Session – Planning and Building Tucking Mill
  • Karl Crowther – An EM exhibition layout project
  • Steve Duckworth – Kit Building Topic
  • Chris Langdon – 3D Printing Experiences
  • Chris Hopper – Building a 3D Printed Locomotive
  • Ian Morton – Wiring Best Practice
  • Roger Noble – Laser Cutting
  • Barry Norman – Building, Refining and Detailing Locomotive Kits
  • Mark Riddoch – 3D Printing & Laser Cutting
  • Norman Solomon – Tips on Point Building and Tracklaying
  • Andrew Thompson – Weathering with Oils
  • Tim Watson – Zoom Session – What’s on the Workbench?
  • Dave Wager – Kitbashing Townstreet Castings and Bridge Building

There will an additional “room”  for this event, a topic that has not been previously covered at Missenden but which has been added with the assistance of several contributors, Layout Design and Planning. Along with the traditional rooms we will also be featuring 3D Printing and Laser Cutting.

Live Sessions

Registration for the live sessions has now closed. If you missed out on these they will be recorded and made available soon after they take place.

The format of the event will be similar to the Autumn 2020 weekend online event, with documents and video clips available all the time and Zoom events available through prior booking and registration arrangements. Full details will be given nearer the time.