If you are interested in Hornby trains made by Mecanno then you really should join the HRCA. You get:
A full colour magazine featuring O and OO gauge trains and accessories written by the experts in their field
A yearly publication of all people who provide spares and can repair you trains
Access to the HRCA website which is a magic wonderland of all things Hornby
Pdf copies of all the HRCA magazines from 1969 onwards which you can read online or download
A forum where you can ask any question you want and get a reasoned reply
Copies of track plans, operating instructions and more.
The HRCA has grown up and come into the internet world and is now really worthwhile.
The cost is
The subscription year begins on the 1st May and all subscriptions are renewable by this date. The subscription amount is agreed upon at the Annual General meeting, taking place in February. If you join after May, you will have to pay the full subscription for the current year, but will receive all the journals published up to the date of joining including a copy of the current Spares and Repair Services Directory.
Membership prices (2010/2011):
|Other countries in Europe||£33.00|
|Rest of the World – Surface Mail||£30.00|
|Rest of the World -Airmail||£38.00|
The Magazine is very good, the Spares Directory has everything you need to keep your trains running and the website is now well worth visiting. Go to the HRCA website and join.