CLUB AGM REPORT

Our AGM was held on October 15th at Union Corner Hall in Hailsham and 20 members attended. The Chairman David Hedges opened the meeting and the minutes of the last AGM were read out and approved.  Reports on the previous year’s activities were given by the...

RNLI Cheque Presentation

On behalf of the Eastbourne RNLI I would to thank the generosity of the members and to those who helped with the collections that were made both at the Sumners Ponds Show and the Hailsham Model Show the club earlier this year., especially Peter Lockhart who donated...

Hailsham Model Show 2016

A very big thank you to those members who took the time to man the club stand at The Hailsham Model Show on Saturday 9th July and especially Paul Guy for the effort he put in to organise it, others included Reg Barnes, Jeremy Foreman and Ray Jackson. There were some...

Scale Model Figures

For all of you who are trying to calculate scale figures for your models here is a scale chart which will allow you work out the correct height to scale ranging from 1/10 to 1/72. For a copy just click on the link  Scale Model Figure...

Sumners Ponds Model Show

Despite the weather in in Eastbourne on Friday we managed to get the club stand up in glorious sunshine however Saturday was cloudy and cool but the sun came out on Sunday and we managed to get packed up in the dry. There were more boat clubs than last year but again...

RNLI Charity Event at The British Queen

The weather held fair although a little chilly at times for those came along to support the club at the British Queen in Willingdon on Saturday 14th May. We had some 16 boats on display and several members took the opportunity to sail them in the temporary pool...

Intermodellbau 2016

Last weekend four of our members attended the Intermodelblau 2016 exhibition in Dortmund, Germany. Richard Bosly has put together a show report with some nice pictures of the models in a pdf format. To access it just click on the link here. Intermodellbau...

Members Model Show

A very big thank you all of you who bought their models to the members model show at this months club meeting and congratulations to the two winners, Roy Johnson with the best scratch built model and Chris Rigglesford with the best kit built US Coast Guard cutter....

Alexandra Palace Show Report

On Sunday 17th January twelve club members plus three friends braved the early-morning snow to go to the London Model Engineering Show at the Alexandra Palace. We hired a mini-coach and driver from Lynns Travel and arrived at the exhibition just as it opened. After a...