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30/07/2017
PLEASE NOTE: We Have Moved!!!

Our postal address is: Lytchett Manor Models, 34 Gore Hill, Sandford, Wareham, Dorset, BH20 7AN

Please ensure you use this address and not the old address as we do not have any way of getting post from the old address. 
Please address all post to Lytchett Manor Models as anything addressed to Gem Model Railways doesn't always get though to us.

We
still DO NOT
have a physical shop, If you wanted to collect items this would be strictly by appointment ONLY and not always possible.

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17/07/2017
PLEASE NOTE:

We are on the move!!

Our current phone number will cease to work from Tuesday 18/07/2017 evening. 

Our new Business phone number will go LIVE on Friday 21/07/2017

Our new address is to follow and as soon as we can we will announce it here, on our website.

Our New Phone number will be 01929 761525

The Website will remain open throughout the move 
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18/08/2015
We regret to announce that we NO longer have our Ebay shop, this is not of our doing but down to EBay policy. WE are however still very much trading, and we are working on getting the website fully up to date. Please continue to look at our Facebook page, and we are now listing items on both Gumtree and Amazon, so feel free to look on there. If there are any Traders who wish to stock our product please feel freeto get in contact with us and we can then send you a list and all Terms & Conditions to you.
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17/11/2015
The Christmas Order Book Closes this coming Monday 23/11/2015.
This is to give us a chance to ensure that everything is out before Christmas, as we are working to a high volume at the current time. Please ensure that you get your orders in to us before next Monday.

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18/10/2015
Welcome to our completely new look website.
We are aware that not everything is listed as yet. Our ever expending range of Steam Nameplates is still to be listed and will be done as we sort them all out so they are listed by name and number instead of separately as they were.
We still have clearance items to list which will include the old Nameplates in both 'OO' and 'N' gauges.
CR Signals, P&D Marsh and the remaining stocks of Taylor are also still to be listed.
Please contact us if there are any of these items you are interested in until we are able to get everything listed and we will be able to help you directly.
Check out our Facebook page for pictures and prices of lots of our items.

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01/12/2015
New lines have been added to our Clearance pages these include Taylor, Parkside, Railtec and Fox transfers all are N Gauge. 
There is still more items to add which we will continue to work through and add ASAP.

We are still working on getting the Steam Nameplates pages organised. If you require nameplates please contact us by email while we sort these pages out.
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10/12/2015
******************************BIG SALE******************************
Large Reduction on Clearance items including Taylor, Parkside, P&D Marsh, Ten commandments, Fox Transfer, Railtec Transfers & Langley
Everything to go!!!!


Also from 14th December 2015 until 23rd December 2015 any UK orders phoned though to us will be POST FREE. Order placed on the Website will still include postage

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13/12/2015
From 14th December 2015 to 23rd December 2015 we will be extending our opening hours until 6pm Monday to Friday and we will be open 10am to 3pm on Saturday 19th December 2015 and Sunday 20th December 2015 
Normal hours will resume from 28th December 2015

We will be closed Christmas Eve, Christmas Day & Boxing Day, however the website will remain open.

We wish all our customers a Merry Christmas 
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14/12/2015
We have extend our POST FREE for UK order to include website order as well.

All outside UK order will receive an additional PayPal invoice to cover the P&P total.
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28/12/2015
We have extend our POST FREE for UK orders until the New Year. 

We will be open over New Year

We wish all our customers a Happy and properous New Year 
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01/01/2016
Our POST FREE for UK Orders will end on 3rd January 2016. P&P charges will resume from 4th January 2016.


Also, due to the constant changes being made in the Clearance section. please refresh your page so you receive the most update to date stock levels and items available.
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20/02/2016
We are still working on getting the Steam Nameplates pages organised. If you require nameplates please contact us by email while we sort these pages out.
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22/02/2016
Due to the weather conditions we have been having, we have had some casting issues. This can cause delays as we are unprepared to send low / bad quality castings out.
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17/03/2016
As the weather, at the moment, seems to have settled we are working on getting all outstanding orders as quickly as possible. 
We would like to take this time to thank all the customers that this has affected for the continued patience.
Also there has been more items added to the clearance pages, inculding the remaining C=Rail and a few discontinued Lytchett items
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03/05/2016
PLEASE NOTE:


Until the 09/05/2016 our phoneline will be closed, this is to give us time to catch up on outstanding orders as well as paperwork issues.

The WEBSITE will still be open for business. 


Any phone calls and emails will be dealt with as soon as we are able to, all will be answered given time.


Also we are currently reviewing the prices for our spares. New prices will be announced in due course.


I would like to take this chance to apologise to everyone who has an outstanding order with us at this current time for the delay, this has been due to the fact that I have been in and out of hospital and I have been on complete rest for the last 3 and half months.


I am very
sorry for the delays and I thank you all for your custom.

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07/05/2016
We are EXTENDING our closure for a further week until 16/05/2016, although we have made good progress this past week we haven't got as far as we had hoped.

We can now say that by the close of business Monday 16th May 2016 all outstanding orders up to 07/05/2016 will have either been posted or be in the post.

Again we apologise for the delays
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21/05/2016
We would like to thank all our customers for the continued patience and support though the past several trying months. 
During the last few weeks we have been able to catch up on the outstanding orders and all orders placed on or before the 21st April 2016 have now been posted out. 

We are still working on the new Nameplate pages, Nameplates are still available while we work on these just email us your reqiuements and we will be able to go from there.
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31/05/2016
 Clearance of some of the Clearance.

We will be removing items off our Clearance pages on 5th June 2016. Any thing left on the following pages will then be removed and will no longer be available.
The pages are Taylor & C=Rail Intermodal, Railtec & Fox Transfers, P&D Marsh and Discontinued Lytchett, DRS transfers N & OO Gauge, OO Gauge items and Gaugemaster & Back Scenes.
Please ensure all your purchases are done before 5pm on Sunday 5th June 2016.

Also we have reduced the price of some of the Ready to Run N Gauge items 
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24/06/2016
STEAM PLATES pages are now going up on the site, 

First page to go live is the GWR unpainted plates,
All unpainted plates are sell through. After these have been sold, all plates will only be available painted. 
All plates will be going up as soon as possible. This is an ongoing process that will take time so please bear with us as we get each page sorted out.

All plates will be available on the 'Steam Plates' link 
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23/08/2016
We have finally been able to get our Card machine fixed. So can again take Credit / Debit cards. 

We are working though ALL our Steam plates to get them available on here, they will have PayPal buttons added so you can order more easily. They will NOT have, at the current time, any image showing the actual plate, these will be added later.
Our priority is to get the pages back up. We are sorry for the delay in getting these sorted.
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26/08/2016
**********POST FREE on UK orders PHONED though to us*********

UK Orders that are phoned though to us from 26/08/2016 until 11/09/2016 will have no P&P charges.
All other orders will still include the correct postage charges.
Please phone 01929 472197 between 10am - 7pm Mon to Sat and 10am - 5pm Sunday. If you don't get an answer please leave a message and we will get back to ASAP.

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31/08/2016
******************POST FREE on ALL UK ORDERS******************

Our POST FREE event has been extended to include all UK orders.
This event will run until 11-09-2016.
All International orders will still include P&P. 
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11/09/2016
***************The UK POST FREE Event has now ended*************** 

Postage will now be added to all orders.

We have also found some more old stocks of Taylor, P&D Marsh and C=Rail. These have now been added to the website on their own page. NOT UNDER CLEARANCE.

We have also, finally, got the CR Signals N Gauge page finished and published. This is a range we will be continuing to carry. 
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29/09/2016
We are slowly adding pictures to all of the nameplates that we currently have in stock. We still have more plates to add as well as Headboards. Please bear with us while this is being undertaken, it is a very long process.
We are still adding to thee range of plates all the time so if we do not have a plate listed then please email us on lytchettetchings@gmail.com and we will add it to the list of plates that are being drawn.
These are all N Gauge Plates.
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14/10/2016
From Saturday 15 October 2016 for the rest of October 2016, any orders placed either on the website or by telephone, will be UK POST FREE.

For the rest of October 2016 we will be open 10am - 4pm each weekend


Also if you wish to have any of our range of Loco kits for Christmas 2016 could you please ensure that your orders are in to us by the end of this month, this is to allow time for casting, cleaning, packing and dispatching in the post to take place and to ensure that the gifts arrive to the final destination in time before the big day.
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16/12/2016
From Saturday 17th December 2016 until Sunday 29th January 2017, any orders placed either on the website or by telephone will be UK POST FREE.

All overseas orders will still be charged postage, with an additional PayPal invoice being sent to cover the total P&P costs

We would like to take this opportunity to wish all our customers, old and new, a very Merry Christmas and a Happy prosperous New Year.
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27/12/2016
All old stock Nameplates have now moved from Clearance and have been put with all regular plates under the heading 'Steam Plates'
Click here to go directly to Old Stock - N Gauge plates
Click here to go directly to Old Stock - OO Gauge plates
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05/01/2017
It is with regret that, for the first time in two years, there will be a small increase of price across our range of products this is due to rising costs of materials, that we can no longer absorb. 
This is take effect from 16th January 2017 we have keep this increase as low as possible
All order placed before this date will be at the current prices
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28/01/2017
Advance Warning: We have been notified by our Telephone company that on Friday 03rd February 2017 they will be doing some maintenance on our line so there maybe some disruption and problems getting though to us.
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05/02/2017
We have redone our P&P charges for UK orders. From 06/02/2017 all UK orders will be POST FREE.


PLEASE NOTE: This will not affect International Orders, these will continue to be charged P&P with an additional PayPal invoice being sent out to cover the additional costs.