Alton Model Railway Group

February Exhibition

The February Exhibition (FebEx) is the Alton Model Railway Groups annual exhibition.

The exhibition is a general purpose railway modellers meet, providing a friendly family atmosphere for people to see the railway modellers art in its many forms by combining the best layouts and trade in the South of England in a wide variety of scales, regions and countries. The Group also take the opportunity to show off its own modelling efforts, be it with a Group layout or through modelling demonstrations.

2017

The 2017 February Exhibition will be held on Saturday 4 and Sunday 5 February at Eggars School in Alton. The exhibition is open from 10.30am to 5pm on Saturday and 10.30am until 4pm on Sunday.

Kids Get In For Free in 2017

For the second year, accompanied children will be able to enjoy the exhibition for free.

February Exhibition 2017 Lineup

The 2017 February Exhibition will be held on Saturday 4 and Sunday 5 February at Eggars School in Alton, and opens at 10.30am both days.

How to get to the February Exhibition

The February Exhibition is held at Eggars School in Alton, Hants (GU34 4EQ).

Eggars School is less than half a mile from the A31, and approximately 10 minutes walk from Alton Railway Station.

2016

The 2016 February Exhibition was held on Saturday 6 and Sunday 7 February at Eggars School in Alton.

Merstone ‘re-opens’ at FebEx2016

The Merstone layout was started by one of the Group’s former Chairmen Rod Lerew who very sadly died in 2015. AMRG member Mark Pretious took on the completion of the layout and FebEx2016 was its first outing.

Watercress Line Wins Best Layout 2016

Best Layout in Show shield

Watercress Line was awarded the Railway Modeller Shield for the best layout in show at FebEx2016. Steve Flint, editor of Railway Modeller, judged the shows layouts on behalf of Peco Publications.

February Exhibition 2016 Lineup

Wyandotte Siding - Photo 'Peco Publications & Publicity'

The 2016 February Exhibition was held on Saturday 6 and Sunday 7 February at Eggars School in Alton.

2015

The 2015 February Exhibition was held on Saturday 7 and Sunday 8 February at Eggars School in Alton.

Harton Gill Wins Best Layout

Harton Gill was awarded the Railway Modeller Shield for the best layout in show at FebEx2015. Steve Flint, editor of Railway Modeller, judged the shows layouts on behalf of Peco Publications.

February Exhibition 2015 Gallery

The February Exhibition 2015 took place on Saturday 7 and Sunday 8 February 2015, and was held at Eggars School in Alton. The exhibition hosted a wide variety of layouts, including Leavesdon, Cornwallis Yard, Harton Gill, Nine Mills and Pine Bluffs Freight Yard.

February Exhibition 2015 Lineup

The 2015 February Exhibition was held on Saturday 7 and Sunday 8 February at Eggars School in Alton.

2014

The 2014 February Exhibition was held on Saturday 1 and Sunday 2 February at Eggars School in Alton.

Crackington Quay Wins Best Layout

Crackington Quay was awarded the Railway Modeller Shield for the best layout in show at FebEx2014. Bob Treacher, proprieter of Alton Model Centre, judged the shows layouts on behalf of Peco Publications.

February Exhibition 2014 Gallery

The February Exhibition 2014 took place on Saturday 1 and Sunday 2 February 2014 at Eggars School in Alton. On show were a variety of layouts from across the south, including Crackington Quay, Numchen, Camlas, Surprise County and Lulworth.

February Exhibition 2014 Lineup

The 2014 February Exhibition was held on Saturday 1 and Sunday 2 February at Eggars School in Alton.

2013

The 2013 February Exhibition was held on Saturday 2 and Sunday 3 February at Eggars School in Alton.

Abbotstone Wins Best Layout

Abbotstone was awarded the Railway Modeller Shield for the best layout in show at FebEx2013. Steve Flint, editor of Railway Modeller, judged the shows layouts on behalf of Peco Publications.

February Exhibition 2013 Gallery

On show at the 2013 February Exhibition were a variety of layouts from across the south, including Silver Creek, Abbotstone, Greenfields Sidings, Holm, Pikes Pits, Bedford Road, Swansea Riverside and more.

February Exhibition 2013 Lineup

The 2013 February Exhibition was held on Saturday 2 and Sunday 3 February at Eggars School in Alton.

Earlier February Exhibitions

Pre 2013 February Exhibitions

February Exhibition 2012

The 2012 February Exhibition was held on Saturday 4 and Sunday 5 February at Eggars School in Alton.

February Exhibition 2011

The 2011 February Exhibition was held on Saturday 5 and Sunday 6 February at Eggars School in Alton.

February Exhibition 2010

The 2010 February Exhibition was held on Saturday 6 and Sunday 7 February at Eggars School in Alton.

February Exhibition 2009

The February Exhibition 2009 took place on Saturday 7 and Sunday 8 February 2009, and was held at Eggars School in Alton. The exhibition included layouts Normandy Junction, HW Yard, Warton Road, Westlingen, and the Groups own Alton.

February Exhibition 2008

The February 2008 Group exhibition, held on February 2 and 3, was the fifth at Eggars School in Alton. The exhibition included layouts Santo Antonio, Stacks Fork, Nettlecombe, Stratton St.George, Otterbridge and Tan-Y-Bwlch.

February Exhibition 2007

The February 2007 Group exhibition, held on February 3 and 4, was the fourth at Eggars School in Alton.