Latest News

See here for details of our next exhibition at The M Shed.

The Paignton pages can now be found under About Us - see Paignton.

Below are links to articles and news items added to the website recently.

2019 April meeting report is available.  Please send in your own photos if you have better ones or photos of models displayed that we don't yet have on the page.

Sam Medworth has added Sam Medworth's Fairground Models page.

Greg Worwood  has won the Ben Johnson Trophy 2019.

Ian Jeeves has won the 2019 Scrapheap Challenge

Hugh Barr has added two new photos to his page.

Sam has added more information to the 2019 Radstock Museum Display page.

Sam has also added a poster about the Centenary of the Meccano Guild 1919-2019.

Alan Perry has added a photo of his Austin K2 onto his page.

Barry Winslow has added a video of some fairground models to our YouTube channel.

Some photos taken by our founder (Malcolm Hanson)  Photos from his collection of albums have been added.  These span years 1990 to 2001 (with one from 1986) and only a small selection can be shown here.

2019 Radstock Museum Display page has been added showing photos of our models displayed.  Two videos now added.

2019 January meeting report

2018 Malcolm Hanson Trophy

Phil's Meccano History has been added. January 2019

New articles by Sam Medworth about restoring Meccano have been added. See Stripping RustRestoring black parts and How To Restore Meccano Girders .

Photos of Pete Evans' winning garage model from Skegex 2016 have been added to Other Trophies page.

We have created a YouTube channel South West Meccano Club where new videos of our models will be uploaded. Clicking the 'Videos' tab will bring up all the videos recently uploaded. Clicking the 'About' tab will bring up videos of previous exhibitions (as many as we have found on YouTube).