The South West Meccano Club was founded in 1984 by Malcolm Hanson who had a passionate interest in Meccano and other model building systems. Malcolm drew together like-
Up to 2014, the club has had no specific constitution, being run very ably by Malcolm as a one-
Further details of our new structure and how to contact us can be found on the Contacts page.
One feature of our club has been our annual exhibition held initially at Long Ashton and then more recently at Tockington, both on the outskirts of Bristol. In the early days, these exhibitions were heavily advertised and very popular in the locality and we were able to use some of the resulting profits to make donations of Meccano building sets to local organisations, principal of which was the Bristol Children’s Hospital.
Read more about Malcolm here.