17/08/18 We will be attending the Llanfair Garden Railway Show as usual. However, this is a polite reminder to anybody wishing to purchase, any items of stock from us at this show. That due to the lack of any WiFi signal we can not take any Credit/Debit Cards in payment and will only accept cash. That said, it is the only show on the calender that is a cash only situation. Therefore, any UK online order placed with us on the 1st or 2nd September 2018 will be entitled to a 5% discount and free postage. (Regretably we can not include Roundhouse locomotives in this offer.)
04/07/18 We have for sale a Secondhand Roundhouse Taliesin that has been rarely steamed and in good condition, these locomotives are very rarely available on the secondhand market. For further details and photographs please contact us by telephone or e-mail. (Also see the Engine Shed section.)
27/06/18 We will be issuing Catalogue No:22 from the 10th July 2018 along with a new Price List. Regretably we have had to increase some prices, however we have decided to hold our Rolling Stock Kits at last years prices.
04/06/18 Today there is a new addition to our Information Section entitled Gallery, so if there are any of our customers who have bought one of our kits in the last 18 months and would like to enter images of there craftsmanship. Please e-mail us at email@example.com and we will do our best to put them in our Gallery.
21/04/18 If you are planning to visit us at our factory next week please check the opening hours section as we will be away for couple of days, and we would advise an advance Phone Call (01258 458088) to confirm appointment.
17/04/18 At the 2018 AGM we introduced two new New Lines GS16 & GS18. These being a Flat Wagon Kit and a Stake Wagon Kit and are now available to purchase through the On-line Shop, by Telephone and by Post.
21/11/17 The last day we are taking orders for Christmas delivery will be 19/12/17, after this date we cannot guarantee delivery by Christmas.
21/07/17 The much awaited for, RSA55 Sprung Buffers are now available through the Website and have been updated and upgraded.
06/07/17 There is a new addition to our Information Section, entitled "The Engine Shed" which lists the Locomotives we have on order from Roundhouse Engineering Ltd or that we have in stock for immeadiate delivery. As usual there is no charge for delivery on any locomotives sold with a UK delivery address.
22/06/17 As of today we will be issuing a new price list dated June 2017 with our current catalogue (No:21) that will take effect as of 03/07/17. Regretably there will price increases on some items. We have tried to absorb some of these rising costs but alas, we can no longer afford to do so.Therefore it is with much regret that we must pass on some of these costs.
25/04/17 We were asked about the availabilty of RSA55 Sprung Buffers when we attended the 16mm AGM we would now like to confirm that they will be back in stock by the end of this May.
28/02/17 We are now starting to get our wheels back on line, they have been redesigned and improved for better running.
18/01/17 The e-mail issue has now been sorted out and we can now send and receive emails.
14/01/17 Having moved to our new premises in Blandford Forum we have just about got everthing sorted out except our e-mail. We can receive e-mails, but we cannot send e-mails. We will have this issue sorted out shortly. If there are any queries please do not hesitate to call us on the following number 01258 458088. In the meantime we are currently processing the orders which should be ready for dispatch very soon. Also if you wish to place an order for collection at the 16mm AGM, please use the website, for which of course there will be no delivery charge on those orders.
21/12/16 We are in the middle of packing up everthing here in Norfolk and moving to Dorset and setting out the new factory, whilst we are happy to accept orders, the earliest we can send them out now, is the first week in January.
09/12/16 We have brought back many of the items and they are now live on the web shop also we are in the process of developing new kits for the New Year.
22/11/16 We have started production of our kits again. Please check the website for details.
02/11/16 Richard and Shirley are finally retiring! Andrew Bell has taken over the running of the buisness and will be steadly reintroducing all the old favourites and some items that we hope will become new favourites. Please keep checking the website for updates. We would also like to confirm that we will be attending the 16mm AGM at Peterborough on the 08/04/2017.
15/10/15: Still cutting kits - fulfilling our huge number of back orders.
8/4/15: We have now packed the last of your orders for collection at the Peterborough Show on Sat 11th April - and CANNOT take any more reservations now. After we have returned, and seen which stock is still available - after the 20th of April, we shall update this web shop to show only that which is available. Please order after the 20th April. Any orders placed before we update this site will be subject to availability. We have a long list of back orders and apologise for the delays in sending them out.
5/3/15: We have announced our retirement plans and are now taking orders and reservations for items to be collected at The National Garden Railway Show on 11th April at Peterborough. To avoid disappointment, we recommend you order EARLY. It can be done on this site, please specify for collection at Peterborough on your order. You will NOT be charged the postage indicated and your card will NOT be charged until nearer the time. We look forward to seeing you at the show. We are also planning a last, small run of the GS7 and GS8 L&B wagon kits - reservations recommended!
5/1/15: We are now back despatching the orders placed during the Christmas break and these will be on their way shortly. We wish our customers a very Happy New Year and look forward to seeing many of you at the Peterborough Show (11th April).
3/11/14: The Christmas rush is upon us and we only have a limited number of days to make things till Santa delivers! So please get your orders in now to avoid any disappointment.
Our next BIG show is at Peterborough on 11th April 2015 and we are already taking advance reservations for our ever popular kits.
We have converted the last of the Baguley locomotives - we only have one left, so get in quick! - a last chance to get one of the Brandbright quality radio and sound fitted locos for Christmas. - SOLD
29/8/14: We will be attending the Saturday Steam Up at Merstham on the 4th October and look forward to seeing you there.
30/1/14: We are now taking orders and reservations for items to be collected at The National Garden Railway Show on 12th April at Peterborough. To avoid disappointment, we recommend you order EARLY. It can be done on this site, please specify for collection at Peterborough on your order. You will NOT be charged the postage indicated and your card will NOT be charged until nearer the time. We look forward to seeing you at the show.
9/1/14: May we wish our customers a Happy New Year and hope that their garden railways bloom. There have been a few small alterations in the loco prices and these are now shown on their appropriate web pages.
12/12/13: Server Improvements - We are being upgraded to a faster server on Tuesday 18th December between 10am and 12pm. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause on that day.
7/12/13: The Lew locomotives and Baguley diesels will be with us very soon. Our Baguley conversions are legendary and are properly engineered. To make sure you get one from this batch, we suggest you order one now. There are but a few Electric Lews left too.
7/10/13: Our next trade display will be at Steam In Beds on Saturday 30th of November. As our car space is limited, please let us know your requirements well beforehand, so that we can have them ready for you at the show.
18/07/13: Come and see us at the East Anglia Garden Rail Show on Saturday 10th August, at Bressingham Steam Museum & Gardens. We're only taking one car load, so if you want something in particular let us know and we'll see you there.
We shall also be at the Elsecar Garden Railway Show on September 28th and 29th - please pre-order your requirements early for this show.
02/05/2013: Two NEW locomotives have been added into our range, the live steam KAREN and the battery powered LITTLE JOHN. Demand is high, but Brandbright have pre-ordered a supply of these, to keep the wait to a minimum for those who order now.