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International Model Show London Olympia 
31 December 96

by Mike Shellim

Grand Hall, OlympiaTHIS IS THE PREMIER modelling event in London. Models of all types are on display - traction engines, ships, planes, trains, engines - you name it, it's here.

There's a boating pool (see right), R/C indoor flying, trade stands and private model exhibits. Indoor flying spans everything from HLG to aerobatic power models and helicopters.

The show takes place at the exhibition centre at Olympia, and is run by Nexus Specialist Publications who publish RCM&E and Silent Flight among many titles.

Tomboy Tomboy - popular design from the 60's.

David Stokes - Ka 8Ivinghoe Soaring Association member David Stokes' superb scale Ka 8. One of a pair seen regularly at the Beacon.

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