In Search Of Network SouthEast: Downham Market Preview

As you may know we visited Downham Market this week to take a look at the fantastic NSE style refurbishment. This will form the basis for a follow up video to In Search Of Network SouthEast,” which I intend to get edited in the next 2-3 weeks. In the meantime check out the Periscope we did from Downham Market below…

Don’t forget to keep sending in your pictures of NSE signage and infrastructure to @CASRailwayBlog and I’ll feature them in the video!

Building NSE On A Budget

A question…

Well Alistair such a response certainly couldn’t be confined to 140 characters but here are my thoughts…

The first thing to bare in mind when building any layout on a budget, or any layout whatsoever for that matter, is creating a plan and sticking to it. Cost can quite easily get out of hand if you are easily distracted by new and diverse rolling stock or constantly changing layout designs. I certainly found this with my first layout, it’s great giving yourself flexibility to run “whatever you like” but the lack of focus meant I never got round to completing rakes of coaches or sets of locomotives.

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