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HRCA Online Auction

24th June - 3rd July 2021

HRCA Hornby 0-gauge and Hornby Dublo Online Auction. For paid up HRCA members only. HRCA login required to Bid. If there are pictures above this item, the catalogue is on-line and can be opened by clicking on the picture.


Vectis Auctions

25th June 2021

Vectis was established in 1988 and sell toys in many categories, including Trains, Tinplate, Constructional Toys, Railwayana and Books. All auctions are room sales and all are held live on-line reaching collectors worldwide. If there are pictures above this item, the catalogue is on-line and can be opened by clicking on the picture.

The Vectis auctions also have the past auctions on-line in their archive to see what prices were realised.


Special Auction Services

29th June 2021

Special Auction Services will have the Toys for the Collector auctions which contain a large and diverse selection of toys often including Hornby and other vintage toy trains. The December auction is the famous Trains Galore which ran for 20 years at Christie's. If there are pictures above this item, the catalogue is on-line and can be opened by clicking on the picture.


Excalibur Auctions

17th July 2021

Excalibur Auctions got more than ten years in the auction industry. Areas of speciality are model railways, diecast toys, movie memorabilia including film posters, autographs, comics and advertising items including travel and music posters.

Excalibur Auctions also have the past auctions on-line in their archive to see what prices were realised.


UK Toy and Model Auctions

9th August 2021

The UK Toy and Model auction was formed in the mid 1990s by Barry Stockton and Tony Oakes, enthusiasts with many years experience in the field of toy and model collecting. If there are pictures above this item, the catalogue is on-line and can be opened by clicking on the picture.


Lacy Scott and Knight Auctions

20th August 2021

The Lacy Scott and Knight toy train auctions encompass all areas of collecting including steam, O-gauge and OO-gauge railway, diecast models by Corgi, Dinky, Matchbox, Spot-On, European manufacturers as well as Tinplate Toys. If there are pictures above this item, the catalogue is on-line and can be opened by clicking on the picture.

The Lacy Scott and Knight Auctions also have the past auctions on-line in their archive to see what prices were realised.


TCS Summer Show

11th September 2021

The Train Collectors Society Summer Show will take place at the Trinity Methodist Church Hall in Leicester. Doors open at 10:00. More then 20 model railway layouts and plenty of trade stands. Refreshments available.


Sandown Park Show

Sandown Park Show

Sandown Park Show

Sandown Park

18th September 2021

Some members of the Dutch HRCA will be visiting this great Barry Potter fairs event with 500 Stalls of Collectable Toys. The quality and variety of collectables on offer is breathtaking, with tables of toys and models for sale. Visitors and exhibitors travel from all over the UK and Europe to visit each event. The fair is held at the Sandown Park race course in Esher.


TCS Autumn Event

6th November 2021

The Train Collectors Society Autumn Event will take place at the Trinity Methodist Church Hall in Leicester. Doors open at 10:00. Model railway layouts and plenty of trade stands. Refreshments available.