This month in Hornby Magazine
SEPTEMBER ISSUE OUT NOW!
The September 2020 issue of Hornby Magazine is out now offering 196 pages of modelling inspiration with our usual 164 page magazine joined by a 32-page guide to modelling BR’s Southern Region between 1948 and 1968. It is available from supermarkets including Tesco, Sainsburys, Asda and Morrisons, WH Smiths High Street and Travel stores nationwide, newsagents, model shops and online direct from Key Publishing.
HM159, September 2020
Welcome to the latest issue of Hornby Magazine - HM159, September 2020! This feature packed edition adds up to 196 pages with our FREE 32-page Southern Region modelling guide supplement on top of our standard 164 page issue. There is also an exclusive competition to win White Rose Modelworks baseboards plus a Hornby locomotive, wagons and Skaledale buildings with a total prize value of more than £750.
Highlights of this issue include four layout features covering Fenny Stratford, Gravesdown South and Twelve Trees Junction in 'OO' gauge plus Ashbury Wharf in 'OO9' narrow gauge. The reviews section includes the latest 'OO' gauge models from Hornby including its First and Last HST power car pack, standard edition Rocket train pack, new wagons for the steam and modern era, White Rose Modelworks ready-made baseboards, accessories and more.
Feature guides include simple enhancements for Hornby's ex-Lima Class 59 diesels in 'OO' gauge, how to create realistic embankments, a beginners guide to scratchbuilding plus a full installation guide for digital sound, lights and firebox glue in Hornby's 'Q6' 0-8-0 using Locoman Sounds new D&H 8-pin decoder. Plus Reality Check recalls the early years of the Class 37s, Railway Realism covers the story of Mendip stone traffic and we have a round up of all the latest news in Update.
Completing this issues package is our 32-page Southern Region modelling guide encompassing Southern History, Train Formations, Motive Power Survey and our top tips for recreating the region in minuature.
Plus, there is a series of exclusive videos to go with HM159 which are all available on KeyModelWorld right now in the Online Exclusives section. Videos for this issue include:
- Scratchbuilding for beginners with Paul Chapman
- HST takeover on Topley Dale to mark the arrival of Hornby's First and Last train pack
- Hornby's Rocket train pack in action on our test track
- Hornby's 'Q6' 0-8-0 with Locoman Sounds new D&H sound profile
- Twelve Trees Junction's rolling stock in focus with Mark and Richard