Friday, July 29, 2011


SMN preview:
Automodellismo is the only model show in the UK that specialises in cars. The show has been running for several years, but now the venue is that of the HaMeX show - Hanslope Village Hall, north of Milton Keynes, Bucks. Automodellismo is being organised by some of the HaMeX organisers, especially Paul Fitzmaurice of 

Tools for modelmakers
Paul will be showing his selection of modelling tools and accessories, and also kits for sale. Vince Brown of Models For Sale, the main UK importer of Japanese auto exotica, will be there too, plus SMN’s own Mat Irvine, who will have kits from his vast collection for sale. There’ll also be models from Mat’s latest book Scale Car Modelling, due for publication in September.

And of course, let’s not forget the hundreds of scale cars on display from various model clubs - Automodellismo promises to be a fascinating show.

Opening times
Public entry to Automodellismo is from 19.00-1630, entry being £2.00GBP, with free entry for accompanied under-16 children. There’s also plenty of free parking around the venue.

Automodellismo link here.

Visit Little-cars here.

Visit Mat Irvine here.

Visit Models For Sale here