About Us

The South West Meccano Club is a club for Meccano enthusiasts in the South West of England and South Wales. We meet four times each year in the Bristol area with a branch in Paignton.  Our Meccano interests include history, model building, collecting and renovation. We support our hobby with shows and displays both in the local area and throughout the UK.

Whilst we are principally a Meccano club, many of our members have interests in other modelling and building systems.
Interested in joining? Please see our Contacts page

One of the major benefits of the membership of any club or society is the opportunity to meet like minded people and develop our shared interest by discussing plans and models, and exhibiting the results. In our club, we welcome new members of any skill level or Meccano holding: all we look for is the willingness to join in and enjoy yourselves. Remember that there are only 3 limitations to what can be achieved with Meccano. These are Time, Meccano component availability  and Imagination….oh to have all three in abundance.

Next  Meeting 

Saturday 26th January 2019

2pm to 5pm in Bradley Stoke

For more details and address please email our Secretary Steve 

For more information, please see Next Meeting

Paignton Next Meeting: Saturday 8th December 1pm to 4pm at the The Head of Steam Café , on the platform at Paignton Station . This is also the Santa Special steam train weekend.

Please see the Paignton page for more details about this meeting.

Malcolm Hanson
Over a year has now passed since we lost our president. We have purchased a cup to commemorate his contributions to our club and the the more general modelling fraternity. More details about this trophy and the rules for winning it can be found on  The Malcolm Hanson Trophy page

More details about Malcolm can be found here.

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