Here is a comprehensive selection of video and photos of the 49th exhibition which was held on 6 & 7 January 2024 at Edington Village Hall, Broadway, Edington, Somerset. TA7 9HA.

[Photos by David Temple, video by Josh Brinsford.] Click on any photo to see a larger version.

Layout and exhibitor list
Gauge & size Name of layout Exhibitor
N Sturminster Newton (S&D) Gavin Collins
OO Bembridge, SR 1930s Mark Pretious
N Westwick, BR 1990s Ian Monks, Westwick MRC
British Narrow Gauge Lynton – Minehead Light Railway Paul Davis
HO Kleine Albula, Swiss snow scene Nick Warren & Mervyn Kendall
OO Lyd Dean, BR(W) Forest of Dean, circa 1962 Alex Warren
O Shillingstone (S&D) Peter Hollins
O Heath End – diesel depot Terry Oakley
N Castle layout Stan Gladwin
OO Tuffley Road TMD Paul Dimmock
S&DRT sales and information
GLR Bespoke Services
Kingfisher Productions (Roger Hardingham)
Ron Saunders – general sales
Old Moorewood – Steve Ehrlicher
G-scale Society
Structures in card – John Sayers


Here is a comprehensive selection of photos and video of the 48th exhibition which took place on 7-8 January 2023. Exhibition guide (PDF).

[Photos by David Temple, video by Callum Wilcox.]

Here are details, photos and videos of the 47th exhibition which took place on 23-24 July 2022.

These dates replaced the January dates which were cancelled in both 2021 and 2022.

[Photos by David Temple.]

Here’s a brief Trust video:

…and a more detailed one from Peter Hillman:



  • Yelverton OO-gauge, BR(W) 1958, 16ft x 3.5ft
  • Cheffley OO-gauge, SR 1930’s, 13ft x 2.5ft
  • Croscombe  O-gauge, 16ft x 4ft
  • Compten Martin OO-gauge, BR Steam, 10ft x 4ft
  • Bakers R Junction  OO-gauge, S&D stock, 6ft x 2ft
  • Fourtee Colliery, TT-gauge, 4ft x 5ft
  • Stan’s Folly, mixed gauges, 8ft x 6ft
  • Sodham Hall Light Rly.  7mm scale – 9mm gauge, i.e. representing 15inch full size ,  4ft x 2 ft
  • Goathorn 7mm scale – 26mm gauge, i.e. 3ft 9in full size, 12ft x 4ft
  • Woody Lane  009 narrow gauge, 4ft x 2ft


  • Andy Watson – N-gauge
  • Dave Murdoch – O-gauge
  • Mel Marshman – 5 inch model of 7F loco.


  • Lord & Butler (on hall stage)
  • GLR Services
  • Steve Erhlicher – books etc.
  • S&DRT sales stand

Tim Chapman has supplied a video of his layout of Templecombe Lower, complete with signals and Whitaker apparatus. The layout illustrates the complex workings that took place between the S&D and the L&SWR mainline at Templecombe.

Here are some more photos, details and video of past exhibitions:

The 46th S&DRT Model Railway Exhibition, 4-5 January 2020

A video from the 2020 event by Callum Wilcox:

A selection of photos by Dave Temple:

2020 layouts
Gauge & size Name of layout Exhibitor
N, 6′ 3″ x 5′ Welton John Perrett
N Perreton Quay & Aseenick Surkell Stan Gladwin
OO, 30′ x 2′ Bishops Lydeard Taunton Model Railway Group
OO, 20′ x 2′ Merstone Mark Pretious
OO, 8′ x 4′ Streatwell Green John Long
OO, 15′ x 18″ Bleat Wharf Rob Gunstone
O, 16′ x 2′ Cog Road Gareth Haines (Barry & Penarth MRC)
O, 16′ x 2′ Croscombe Sedgemoor O Gauge group
Narrow gauge, 6′ x 2′ Pontfadog Peter Hollins
009 gauge, 4′ x 3’* Bromeberrow Asphalt* Paul Dimmock*
Narrow gauge 009 Firkin Karr Brewery Narrow Gauge Steve Rodd
Narrow gauge 009 Up from Zummerzet Barrie Baker
Narrow gauge micro The Brickworks Howard Martin
*Paul Dimmock was unable to attend so Stanley Baker (grandson of Barrie) exhibited his layout which was built as part of his work for the Duke of Edinbugh’s Award scheme.
S&DRT sales and information
Ron Lines (Southampton)
Kingfisher Productions (Railway DVDs)
Gartell Light Railway (Diecast)
GS Model Supplies (Burnham-on-Sea)
Andy Watson (Kit Building)
Roger Saunders (Radstock in P4)



The 2019 event

The 2019 event on 5/6 January was the 45th exhibition, featuring layouts at various scales, Trust information and sales stand, plus trade stands.

Here’s a video of the exhibition by one of our exhibitors, Callum Willcox:

2019 layouts
Gauge Name Exhibitor
N-gauge large Otterhampton Mark Savage, Weston-super-Mare N-gauge group
N-gauge medium Yeo Bridge – WCPR Stephen Ash, Weston-super-Mare N-gauge group
N-gauge small Tregellion Quay Power Station Paul Dimmock, Watchet
N-gauge medium Southgate New Steve Rodd
2mm Fine Scale Burnham-on-Sea John Perrett
OO-gauge medium Westwood Yard Peter West, Taunton
OO-gauge medium Upwell Drove Alex Warren, Saltash
O-gauge Little Bridge Dave Bowers, SEDGGOG
7mm narrow-gauge Crackington Quay Howard Martin & Barrie Baker, Shepton Mallet
18.83mm Radstock Roger Sanders
On30/O-16,5 (US) Angell Creek Paul Davies, Bristol
1/35th WW1 Over the Top Peter Hollins, Poole
009 small Amiens – 1918 Callum Willcox
Ron Lines
Kingfisher Productions
Gartell Light Railway
GS Model Supplies (from Burnham-on-Sea)
S&DRT sales and information

Coverage of past Edington Exhibitions can be found in our quarterly magazine – the relevant pages are available in pdf format below.:

January 2015: photos from Pines Express issue 276.

January 2016: photos from Pines Express issue 280.

January 2017: photos from Pines Express issue 284.

January 2018: photos from Pines Express issue 288.

January 2019: photos from Pines Express issue 292.