Bristol Society of Model Engineers Need Help

Please share, please support if youโ€™re near Bristol. Thank you.

We urgently need your help please!

There is a very real possibility that Ashton Court miniature railway will cease to operate following the end of the 2018 season.

Bristol City Council are proposing not to renew our lease on the site as they intend to use the land for alternative activities.

If this happens the consequences will be:
๐Ÿš‚ No more Ashton Court Railway
๐ŸŽ‚ No more birthday parties
๐ŸŽ…๐Ÿฝ No more Santa visits
๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘งโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ No more charitable events

The railway needs your support! Please spare a minute and…

โœ… SHARE this post to raise awareness
โœ… FOLLOW this page – weโ€™re in the process of setting up an online petition with Bristol City Council and will post a link here
โœ… EMAIL your local councillor and ask them to support the railway (find yours here:

Bristol Society of Model Engineers is a volunteer run, charity based, organisation that has built and operated #ashtoncourtrailway over the last 45 years. Over this time, it has given countless hours of enjoyment to the wider community in and around the city of Bristol.