Model Rail is Britain’s most innovative and inspirational magazine for railway modellers. Every issue is packed with the country’s finest home and club layouts, stunning photography and step-by-step projects that really show you how. We cover every stage of the hobby, from buying a first train set right through to museum standard fine scale modelling in a lively style that encourages readers to get involved in the world’s greatest hobby.
Readers also value our unbiased and in-depth product reviews, expert tips, ‘trade secrets’, layout plans and features on real railway subjects that inspire their modelling projects. Our mission to help railway modellers make the most of their hobby and support the UK model railway trade by promoting products of all types.
Launched in 1997, Model Rail has always been at the forefront of promoting modelling skills and an active approach to the hobby. As a growing brand, we are expanding into consumer events, digital media and spin-off publications such as the hugely popular How To Build a Model Railway manual launched in 2012 and our Britain’s Model Trains annual buyers guide.
Model Rail is proud to support UK railway modellers, retailers, manufacturers and suppliers and is committed to encouraging interest in model railways across a range of media platforms.
There are many ways you can work with Model Rail and this media pack presents the most effective and popular. We pride ourselves on our creativity, innovation and passion for the hobby, so contact us to discuss bespoke products and services too.
Richard Foster, Editor.