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A non-profit organisation devoted to the collecting and operating of TTR, Trix Express and Trix 00 gauge trains

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PHOTO GALLERY OF PREVIOUS EVENTS - see bottom of page
If you haven't made it to a TTRCA event yet, take a look at the photos to see what you're missing.

Recent events:

Leicester 2017
Banbury 2017
Berlin 2016
Gaydon 2016
Zurich 2016

For many more photos of TTRCA events, see the bottom of this page.

2017

SHIPTON, YORKSHIRE
Saturday 24th June (TTRCA/HRCA event)
The Community Centre, Shipton-by-Beningbrough, YO30 1AA on the A19 five miles north of York. there should be something for everyone, including a sales table set aside for members 'Bring and Buy' items.
Further details and sales table enquiries to Dave Norville 01904 470270 or email:
dave.norville@btinternet.com 

FAWLEY HILL, near Henley-on-Thames, OXFORDSHIRE, RG9 6JA
Sunday 2nd July
A Trix picnic at Sir William McAlpine's private Fawley Hill Railway and Museum. The museum is one of the largest private collections of railway artefacts in the country. The railway is the steepest standard-gauge steam-worked adhesion railways in the world, running through Sir William's estate.
Members are welcome to bring a picnic or (new for 2017) refreshments will be available via a pop-up café in the station building.
Admission to Fawley is from 11am and is strictly by invitation only. Members and their visitors are asked to make a voluntary donation of £10 (adults >16 years) and £5 (children 10-15). Please contact Peter Chipperton (TTRCA member and Fawley engine driver) to make your donation and for your ticket(s), and also if you would like to bring a layout or display. Dixon Upcott's Trix sales will be attending.
Email:
p.chipperton@tiscali.co.uk Phone: 01628471292

ZURICH, SWITZERLAND
Saturday 5th August (TTRCA event)
11am - 4pm. Rütihofstrasse 23, CH 8049, Zurich-Höngg
Click here for information.
For further information please contact the organiser,
Jean-Patrick Enz. Tel +41 (0) 44 341 6121.
jean-patrick.enz@bluewin.ch  

PLUMPTON, SUSSEX
Saturday 16th September (TTRCA event)
TTRCA GTG in the Sussex countryside. 
Plumpton Village Hall, Westgate, Plumpton Green, East Sussex, BN7 3BQ 
TTRCA get-together: layouts, sales tables, refreshments. Plumpton Green is a village between Haywards Heath and Lewes, with a station on the railway link, London to Eastbourne/Hastings. If you approach from the north the Hall is on your right, set back from the road by a large grassy area.
David Holmes 01273 890191, email: 
dc712holmes@btinternet.com 

MILTON KEYNES, BUCKINGHAMSHIRE
TTRCA AGM and Get-Together
Saturday 21st October (TTRCA event)
Stantonbury Leisure Centre, Milton Keynes, MK14 6BN.
For directions CLICK HERE and event information CLICK HERE
Milton Keynes has good road access North / South from the M1 and the train station is good too.
Set up from 8am, open from 10am. AGM 2pm. Event closes at 4pm.
Plenty of free off road car parking. Large display and sales room on first floor served by stairs and a lift. Catering will be provided.
For sales table and layout space contact Arthur James Holl on 01908 664034, or email
arthur_j_holl@yahoo.co.uk .   

BERLIN, GERMANY
Saturday 28th and Sunday 29th October
Gustav-Heinemann-School, Waldsassener Str. 62, 12279 Berlin.
Historical Model Railway Show featuring the 80th Anniversary of the Trix Express Pacific Locomotive.
Set up Friday from 12pm, exhibitor evening from 7pm.
Open Saturday 10am to 6pm, Sunday 10am to 5pm.
See
http://trixstadt.de.
Detailed information to follow.

Please contact Steve White, TTRCA website and Gazette editor,
with news about your event if it features Trix:
steve@ttrca.co.uk

TTRCA member Dixon Upcott plans to attend the following swapmeets and events with his large
'For Sale' stock of Trix (AC, DC, Trix-Twin, Trix, Trix Express) and other makes.

  2.7.17 Fawley Hill
11.6.17  Rayleigh
17.6.17  Alresford Show
24.6.17  TTRCA Shipton
15.7.17  TCS Milton Keynes
22.7.17  SMRC Knoyle Road, Brighton
29/30.7.17 Bluebell Railway

Note:
The events listed on this page are planned to include TRIX displays or layouts. The information has been provided by the event organisers to the TTRCA in good faith, however the TTRCA is unable to accept responsibility for event cancellations or changes. Dates believed to be correct at time of going to press. It is advisable to check the relevant website or with the event organiser before travelling.

Events in Germany, Switzerland, and Holland
The Trixstadt website lists many Trix events in Europe: TRIXSTADT
 

Photo Gallery of previous TTRCA and Trix Events
2017  Banbury  Leicester
2016  Banbury  Zurich  Gaydon  Berlin (Trixstadt website)
2015  Banbury   Shipton   Zurich   Plumpton   Coventry   Berlin (Trixstadt website)
2014  Banbury  Zurich  Gaydon  Berlin (Trixstadt website)
2013  Banbury  Gaydon   Zurich   Plumpton  Berlin (Trixstadt website)  Nuneaton
2012  Banbury   Gaydon  Zurich  Nuneaton   Berlin (Trixstadt website)
2011  Berlin (Trixstadt)  Nuneaton  Plumpton  Zurich  Banbury
2010  Nuneaton  Zurich  Gaydon (75th Anniversary) Banbury  Berlin (75th Anniversary)
2009  Berlin (Trixstadt)  Nuneaton   Chalfont  Zurich  Shipton  Berlin  Banbury
2008  Nuneaton  Plumpton  Zurich  Banbury
2007  Nuneaton  Bristol  Zurich   Banbury 
2006  Nuneaton  Plumpton  Zurich  GBTS Toronto  Banbury  Modelworld
2005  Warley  Nuneaton  Bristol  KNUBI, Zurich  Zurich  Banbury
2004  Nuneaton  Plumpton  Banbury
2003  Nuneaton  Twickenham  Banbury
2002  Coventry  Plumpton  Banbury
2001  Banbury  Coventry  Twickenham
2000  Plumpton
 


42 Years of TTRCA
1975 - 2017

Trix Express layout

Plumpton GTG

Banbury TTR layout

Sales Table

See Photo Gallery at bottom of page for
more event photos

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