Reading Show 2021: Saturday 8th May 2021

ADMISSION:  Adults £10.00    

Following the cancellation of our May 2020 event ALSRM is pleased to announce the return of our annual show for 2021 in its usual Saturday post May Day Bank Holiday slot. We expect the 2021 show to contain most if not all the content planned for 2020.

Using all the areas of the Rivermead Centre the show has dedicated areas for traders, layouts, demonstrations and test tracks. A full range of refreshments and licensed bar with real ale will be available. Car parking is onsite costing £5 for the whole day

List of Traders Attending: 

Many traders confirmed their attendance to the 2019, show. Those that have carried their booking over to 2020 are currently shown below. More will be confirmed in the coming months.

Airframed Glass Display Cases 
Amberly Services 
Antics Models and Hobbies 
Bole Laser Craft 
Brunel Models 
Connoisseur Models 
Cromford Designs (inc Demo on Painting and Lining) 
D Smith Books 
Duncan Models (inc Demo on White Metal Soldering and Construction) 
EDM Models 
Indigo Works 
L Cut Creative 
Metalsmith Leeds 
Minerva Model Railways 
Peter Korzilius 
SBT Developments 

Slaters Plastikard 
Squires Tools 
Stratford Loco Works

Tower Models 
Tower Collection 

 

List of Demonstrations and Other Displays :

Demonstrations Booked to Appear As at 20 Feb 2019 
(currently being reconfirmed for 2021)

Scale 7 Society and the Model Railway Club 
John Hewlett &MM Broad Gauge 
MR and MRS Ross - Hunslet Loco Works 
Derek Mundy 7mm Signals 
Brian Tole 7mm Locomotices 
Brian Davies 7mm Modern Image Rolling Stock 
Rob Bishop 7mm Locos and Rolling Stock 
Bob Savage - Trees 
Andy Duncan - Soldering The Show Will Feature A Range of Specialist Historical and Line Societies Likely to Include:- 
Broad Gauge Society 
Swindon Steam Museum 
Aimrec 
LNWR Society 
Industrial Railway Society 
Gauge O Guild 
7mm Narrow Gauge 
16mm Narrow Gauge 
G Scale Society 
Gauge 3 Society 
Festiniog Railway 
Gloucester and Warwickshire Railway 
King Edward Society 
Steam Museum Swindon 
Warley MRC 
G1mra 
Leeds MRS 
S Scale Society

Layouts Booked to Appear in 2020

(availability being confirmed for 2021) 


New Sharon - Bob Harper On2 
Graig Wen - Dave Roberts 
Monksbury 0 Jon Hewlett 7mm Finescale 
Arcadia - Richard Barton 
The Parlour Railway - Peter Boyce 1:43 
Penpoll Quay - John Saunders 
Goonhilly - Steve Robertson 
End of the Line - Tiom Crockford 
Leverden Main - Cliff Barker 
Mangapps Farm - Eric and David Saunders 
LGB Layout - Philip Lovell 
Don Bridge - Three Counties Area Group Gauge 3 
Harpenden East - Andrew Ward 
Gauge 1 Test Track 
Gauge 3 Test Track 
East Midlands O Gauge Test Track 
5 Gauge Ride on Demonstration Line