Big fun at miniature trains event

Ewan Webb watches a tank engine roar past his seat.

Ewan Webb watches a tank engine roar past his seat.

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Locomotive enthusiasts young and old are pictured here enjoying Wirksworth’s annual model railway exhibition.

The Exhibition was located in three venues around Wirksworth - the Town Hall, the Parish Rooms and the Memorial Hall.

a family day out for the Robinsons, mum Hester points out the model of Mallard on the layout.
L/R Eleanor, Hester, Ben and Dave.

a family day out for the Robinsons, mum Hester points out the model of Mallard on the layout. L/R Eleanor, Hester, Ben and Dave.

This was the fourteenth annual outing of the popular railway modelling convention.

It was all made possible with help from Ecclesbourne Valley Railway Association on the day.

The exhibition attracted both the young and old, John Halley is looking at a 0-6-0 saddle tank engine Trafalgar.

The exhibition attracted both the young and old, John Halley is looking at a 0-6-0 saddle tank engine Trafalgar.

Tristan Kiegher and Stuart Varley looking at a 7mm narrow gauge model of Blakecaster.

Tristan Kiegher and Stuart Varley looking at a 7mm narrow gauge model of Blakecaster.

Artist Colin Wright shows off his watercolour of Patriot class engine The Derbyshire Yeomanry to visitor Ron Storer.

Artist Colin Wright shows off his watercolour of Patriot class engine The Derbyshire Yeomanry to visitor Ron Storer.