Recent Anniversaries

Yesterday- 14th May

Railway preservation- The first operating railway company in the world to be taken over by a volunteer preservation society- Talyllyn 1951

Today- 15th May

Birth of Frank Hornby in Liverpool 1863

Inventor of Meccano construction “toy” and founder of the company of the same name, who’s products included Hornby Trains, Dinky Toys & Hornby Dublo