Models to attract the crowds at popular event

Scenes from a previous Lowestoft Model Engineering and Model Making Exhibition. Pictures: Courtesy o

Scenes from a previous Lowestoft Model Engineering and Model Making Exhibition. Pictures: Courtesy of HDMES - Credit: Archant

Some of the finest replica models, highlighting skill and craftsmanship, will be showcased once more as the talents of artisans and clubs go on display.

The fourth annual Lowestoft model engineering and model making exhibition will take place this weekend – with a diverse range of exhibits set to inspire people of all ages.

This year's exhibition – organised once more by the Halesworth and District Model Engineering Society (HDMES) – is being held at the Ormiston Denes Academy in Yarmouth Road this Saturday and Sunday, October 21 and 22.

Among the many highlights that will be on display include model locomotives, traction engines, cars, lorries, model railway layouts, working stationary engines, model boats, radio controlled trucks, fixed wing aircraft and drones together with clocks, automata, Lego, dolls houses and steampunk.

The exhibition runs from 10am to 5pm on Saturday and from 10am to 4pm on Sunday. Entry costs £5 for adults, £2 for children aged between 12 and 18 and there will be free entry for children under 12 accompanied by an adult.


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