Tim Surtell

Event reports

Old Bexley Church of England Primary School Summer Fete 2009

Cultural Pursuits

Eltham Centre Display 2012

The first of our annual promotional displays at the Eltham Centre featured static and working models from many of our members.

The Great Get Together 2014

Foal Farm Country Festival 2014

Eltham Centre Display 2014

Our annual promotional display at the Eltham Centre this year featured a ‘Hornby Harbour’ diorama showcasing Ivor Ellard’s maritime models.

Foal Farm Country Festival 2015

Royal Institute of British Architects Family Fun Day

Families compete against each other to build the strongest bridge in our Meccano Bridge Building Challenge, held to coincide with RIBA’s ‘Creation from Catastrophe’ exhibition.

Foal Farm Country Festival 2016

Foal Farm Country Festival 2017

Meccano Show 2017

This was one of our annual public Meccano shows.

Foal Farm Country Festival 2018

Meccano Show 2018

Our 40th annual show in Eltham featured a fantastic display of funfair models, and we once again ran the Meccano Creative Challenge in our Make It With Meccano workshop.

Meccano Show 2019

Our 41st annual show in Eltham featured a display of the late Adrian Ashford’s models, a ‘driving experience’ with remote-controlled vehicles and a ride-on buggy, a harbour display of maritime models, plus our Meccano Creative Challenge.

The Hainault Hangout Online 2020

With both the North and South East London Meccano Club exhibitions cancelled due to the coronavirus pandemic, the clubs teamed up to take the NELMC Hainault Hangout online.