Hornby 2Bil availability response

In addition to my post last week 2Bil or no 2Bil the issue regarding the availability of the 2Bil EMU train packs has been raised on a number of online forums, by retailers and also on Hornby's own Facebook page where they have posted the following in response to a question raised there: The popularity of the … Continue reading Hornby 2Bil availability response

2Bil or no 2Bil…

It was generally received with much acclaim when Hornby, at long last (some of us have known it was on the cards for a few years now), announced last December that it was not only going to be producing a Southern 2Bil EMU but that it was already at an advanced stage of production meaning … Continue reading 2Bil or no 2Bil…

Hornby 2013 announcement from an SR/BR(s) prepective includes SR 2Bil EMU

As part of their announcement for planned new releases in 2013 Hornby have included a number of items of interest to SR / BR(s) modellers. The headline brand new model of interest is the 2Bil EMU Eventually totalling 152 units the 2 Bil (bi-lavatory) first appeared in 1935 as a batch of ten units with … Continue reading Hornby 2013 announcement from an SR/BR(s) prepective includes SR 2Bil EMU