Wakefield RMS


After an absence of 2 years, the Wakefield RMS exhibition returns on 8th and 9th October 2022.

Getting to the Show

Refreshments will be available to purchase, provided by Bracken Catering. Menu

We are unable to offer tickets for purchase in advance. Tickets can be bought on the door, payments accepted by cash or card.

Click here for a downloadable Show Guide


Queen Elizabeth Grammar School Sports Hall, Northgate, Wakefield, WF1 3QX Get directions

Opening hours

Sat, 8th October 10:00 - 17:00
Sun, 9th October 10:00 - 16:30

Admission charges

Adults £8
Accompanied children (under 16) Free (max 2 per adult)
Children (12 to 16) £2



Ahrtalzweibrück German Era 3 1946 to 1967, featuring both steam and diesel.
Grange Lane A small yard in the 1970s
Prime Cereals 1970s US 1/48th scale industrial plant by Wakefield RMS - exhibition debut


Ryburn A new L&Y layout from John Dilnot and Dave Kirby


Bawdsey BR(E) in Suffolk, late 1950s/early 1960s by Alan Rollins and Chris Wright
Tanpit Lane Diesels in the Peak District around the year 2000


Back o' t' Shed A new mini layout from Chris Burnage depicting a modern depot
British Oak Roger Nicholls' latest creation based on the coal disposal point at Calder Grove
Clarence Park A suburban terminus in the blue diesel era from Steve Hurley
Daisybank Modern commuter station and DRS depot in North West England
Overlord Chris Mead's depiction of the preparations for the D-Day landings
Reevey Road West BR in the West Riding of Yorkshire in the period 1974-1984 from Bradford MRC
Thomas The ever popular opportunity for kids to drive the trains themselves


Chicago 31st Street Yard New US switching layout by Neale Burrows
Peforia Narrows Paul Gittins' switching puzzle - come and take the Peforia Challenge
Vals Rhätische Bahn in HOm by Roger Epps and Nathan Bridge


Culthwaite Settle and Carlisle c2010
Great Burden Yorkshire main line in the late steam to early diesel period from Normanton & Pontefract RMS
St Caths Lincolnshire in the late 60s/early 70s