Model Boat at the Museum
Model Boats putting on a show.

Model Boat Show at the National Waterways Museum, Ellesmere Port

01 - 02 Mar 2014

Organised by the Ellesmere Port Model Boat Club, the weekend will see the museum basin and locks taken over by intricate radio controlled boats which will demonstrate their owner’s skills at both model making and boat piloting.

There will also be exhibitions of masterpieces of model boats from various clubs based in the North West and trader’s stalls. Admission only £3.50.

Model Boat Show – National Waterways Museum – March 2014

Saturday 10am-4pm Sunday 10am-3pm 

Parade of Sail approximately 12 noon – Museum basin 

Boat trips on Centaur (tickets from reception) 11am, 1pm, 2pm and 3pm

Island Warehouse

Trade stalls                           Model Sounds                     Derrick Hill

Scale Hobbies                      Component Shop               Model Boat Bits     

Action Electronics              Models by Design               Mountfield Models

Macs Mouldings                 Scale Hobbies                      SHG Models                        

Marks Model Bits               Starloc                                  


Ellesmere Port M.B.C.       Kirklees M.B.C.

Wirral M.B.C.                      Canal & River Trust Explorers – Family activities 11-2

Bring & Buy (Ground Floor)


On the water sailing – Have a go (weather permitting)

Ellesmere Port M.B.C.       Balne Moor M.B.C.


Pattern Shop

Wallasey M.B.C.                 Etherow M.B.C.


Boat Hall

Runcorn & District M.B.C.           Manchester Tank Regiment

Ribble Valley Truck Club


Rolt Conference Centre

Hoylake M.B.C.                   Crewe M.B.C.

St Helens M.B.C.                 Southport M.B.C.

Liverpool M.B.C. (plus building demonstration)

Lifeboats Enthusiasts Society

David E. Owen Competition (results approx 2pm on Sunday)


Hazel’s Room – next to Rolt Conference Centre

Colwyn Bay M.B.C.

National Waterways Museum, South Pier Road, Ellesmere Port, Cheshire CH65 4FW


National Waterways Museum, South Pier Road, Ellesmere Port, Cheshire CH65 4FW