On Saturday 30th August 2013 we held a Railathon: visitors had a
glimpse of our layout being made ready for the Exhibition and
were asked to estimate the number of times a Javelin trainset went
round the layout non-stop in 12 hours.
The Javelin barrels through!
The first two digits on the counter were masked off during the Railathon. Here the final number is revealed: 1591.
A competition for the children was ‘How many animals are on the
layout?’ Alistair was delighted he’d found the tricky ones – with some
helpful hints from Don!
Our local newspaper, the Dorking and Leatherhead Advertiser, that always gives us, and our charity partner, great support ran the following: