Wyre Forest Model Railway Club
Welcome to the official website of the Wyre Forest Model
Railway Club based in Kidderminster, Worcestershire.
The club meets every Tuesday evening from 7.00 p.m. You are welcome to come along and find out more
about the Club’s facilities and layouts.
The club usually holds an annual exhibition in Stourport around May and an open day in the Club rooms in
October. Persons with an interest in railways are invited to visit either event. Members will be on hand at
both events to show you the club layouts in operation and to answer any questions you may have about the
The club has a number of layouts in different gauges either operational or at various stages of construction.
Open Day Sunday 28th October 2018
The club rooms will be open to the general public from 11.00 a.m. to 4.00 p.m. where at least 7 club
layouts will be on display. This includes new layouts under construction and existing layouts being
Admission is free and light refreshments will be available although donations would be welcome. Members
will be present to answer your modelling questions.
We have test tracks in 3 gauges which can be operated by DC or DCC (Digital) on which you are welcome
to operate your own trains.
There is a private car park at the bottom of Comberton Hill between ‘Footplate’ and the Ring Road which
you may use.
The first running of the new Pendolino in the UK on Kinlet Wharf.
Photos taken at the NEC 2017 by Revolution Trains (Click pointer over image to enlarge)
Exhibition Saturday 12th May 2018
Listing some of our past and future events that the club is involved in.
Layouts in most small gauges, including ‘00’, ‘N’, ‘0-16.5’ and ‘009’.
Some of these layouts have been exibited around the country and won awards
The new Pendolino (only 3 in the country at the
time) passing over a busy canal scene
The Pendolino was kindly lent to us by Revolution
Trains and performed excellently over the weekend
Also Revolution Trains had a pre-
production un-powered class 92 loco
which can be seen in front of our own
set of Caledonian Sleeper carriages
Our 4th exhibition in Stourport took place on the 12th
May 2018 at The Community Centre in Lower Lickhill
Road. Eleven layouts were on display in Gauges '00'
down to 'Z' all of which were owned by the club or our
The opening was attended by the Mayor of Bewdley,
Roger Coleman (left), and his Consort, John Byng.
A large number of children and their parents
appeared to enjoy the occasion, especially as one
layout was designed for the children to drive the
A second hand stall of donated railway equipment
was very popular and at least half of the proceeds will
be given to the Midlands Air Ambulance.
If you missed this years show we hope to be hosting
another around about the same time in 2019.