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St.Albans & District Model Engineering Society


Model Engineering for All Ages

Welcome to the St.Albans & District Model Engineering Society website.

Welcome to the St Albans and District Model Engineering Society.

We are open to all ages for Full Membership, Associate Membership (spouse of full member) and Junior Members.

Members interests cover model boats (steam, IC, electric, and sail), steam engines, traction engines, locomotives from 5in gauge to 32mm gauge, Meccano, 3D printing, clocks, IC engines, tanks, RC cars and lorries, and workshop machinery.

Benefits include our monthly meeting with talks and demonstrations, our award winning monthly Newsletter with the latest club news and members articles, access to the members only section of the website, access to our tracksite and club base, Regattas and events at the lakeside, regular Zoom meetings when physical meetings are restricted, various external coach trips and BBQ events annually, help and advice on modelling and technical problems, and a chance to meet up with a bunch of friendly people interested in all things hobby related.

Please click on the  'About the club'  in the Menu to find out more about us.

Brambleton Model Railway Open Day

A report by Justin Watkins

Easter Sunday Sailing at Verulamium Park

A Report by Rob Briancourt

April AGM & Club Night, Read Roy's report HERE

Read the MARCH Club Night REPORT HERE

12th March 2022

Read Roy's report on the February Club Night HERE

10th February 2022

The January Club Night is FILM NIGHT!

Read the January 2022 Club Night Report   HERE

     18th January 2022            

Read the December Club Night Report HERE

         8th December 2021         

November Club Night.... Guage 1 Railway Modelling 

Read Roy Verden's Report HERE

 

Read the OCTOBER Club Night & Auction Report  HERE

Read the September Club Night Report  HERE

The Club Returns to the ChristChurch Centre

Read Roy's August Club Night Report HERE

The End of the Tunnel

Read Clive Reynolds Report HERE

Read the March Club Night Report HERE

         14th March 2020            

Read the RLNI QUIZ NIGHT Report HERE

         10th March 2020            

Read the February Club Night Report HERE

         15th February 2020            

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Thanks to everybody who came to visit our stand at the London Model Engineer Exhibition 2020

Watch the full video HERE

Read the January Club Night Report HERE

         10th January 2020            

A visit to the East Anglian Railway Museum – by Clive Reynolds

Read the report HERE

13th December 2019

BIG Show
a big THANK YOU to all who attended our show
Read the show report  HERE

 

 

Watch the Highlights Video of the show HERE

1st Dec 2019

Read the November club night report HERE

16th November

Read the Dynamometer Project Update HERE

1st November


BBC-R4

On Thursday 24th October 2019 BBC Radio 4 broadcast an item about the chalk rivers in the UK and specifically about the River Ver which feeds the ornamental and model boating lakes in Verulamium Park, St Albans.

Click on the PLAY arrow to listen to the item.

31st July 2019

Listen to Roy, Tony & Malcolm being interviewed on Radio Verulam about the Society and our forthcoming exhibition on 28th & 29th September

Click on the PLAY arrow to listen to the interview.

See a video of the interview HERE

Radio Verulam Interview

18th September 2019

31st July 2019
31st July 2019

"Our globally important environmental gem, the River Ver, is running dry and fish are dying. But is anything being done about it?" 

Amanda Yorwerth speaks to Jake Rigg of Affinity Water to find out.

Click on the PLAY arrow to listen to the interview.

The first StAlbansMES Newsletter has been published, registered club members can view and download it HERE

1st May 2019


 

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Model Engineering for All Ages

Welcome to the St Albans & District Model Engineering Society website.

Please click on the 'About The Club' Menu item to find out more about us