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Kent & East Sussex

Kent & East Sussex Group

The Kent & East Sussex Group was formed in July 2013 and is open to all NMRA members, principally for those resident in the two counties of its name and those members who live along the A27 and A23/M23 corridors in West Sussex but all other members  are always welcome.

The Group meets approximately monthly in members' homes across Kent and East Sussex, although future Meets may take place also at places of railway and other transport interest. Meetings have been held in Crowborough, Bexhill-on-Sea, Seaford, Hastings, Lewes, Lancing, Gravesend and Strood to date, all viewing and running members' home layouts. 

Future meetings are planned as follows: 

  • Saturday 11 March 2017. Visit to Andrew Browne in Strood, Medway Towns to view and operate his CSX layout in his garage plus more.  Group will have its annual meeting over the lunch period.  Please call Andrew to let him know you are coming.
  • Saturday 22 April 2017.  A full one day event, "Model Railroading Revealed" at the Stade Hall, Rock A Nore Road, Hastings Old Town, East Sussex TN34 3AR from 10.00 til 16.00. Admission is free to all NMRA members; £2 for non-members. At least four working layouts including a small FreeMo set up, in HO and N, plus demonstrations including G scale, O scale, DCC, Baseboard Design and Construction etc. Supported by NMRA BR, with support for the Stroke Association. Catering at many seafront establishments close by.

Please call Mike Arnold on 01892 459967 or e-mail This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.">This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for  further details.

Further dates will be added in due course as they are finalised.  Maps and further details will be provided on the above meets in the upcoming issues of the Division Newsletter.

For details of the Group's activities and how to contact the Meet hosts, please contact Mike Arnold (e-mail This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ; tel. no. 01892 459967). Please check back for future Meet dates and venues.