Getting Started with Model Railways

In this section, we'll share some helpful advice for newcomers to the hobby of railway modelling.

An Introduction to Railway Modelling

Our 'An Introduction to Model Railways' article gives you a quick introduction to the major elements of a model railway.


Essentials for Model Railways

We have created an 'Essentials for Model Kits' article to give you an idea of the most essential items you will need to build to build your fist model railway layout.

DC or DCC? What is the difference?

There are now two ways of controlling your model railway layout, traditional analogue DC control and modern digital DCC control, but what is the difference?