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The Thomas News Desk, where we will update you on news from Thomas's world.

Hornby Thomas And Friends Huge 2005 Range.
Since last year the Thomas Hornby range has benen ever more increasing and to this day is still growing, alot of new wagons and buildings have been added this year and can be found at Hornby's official Website.
Click Here to see a list of new items coming form Hronby this year.
The Range includes 2 book characters, Flying Scotsman and Diesel 7101 (Bear).

Exe Model Rail Society Annual Exhibition 2005
Yes, the annual Exhibition will be held at West Exe Technology college in Exeter, the dates has not Yet been confirmed but i will post the info on the forums and add the Dates here when it has Been announced by our clubs Secretary, i will be helping to Run the new layout that is Currently being built by our Model builders as well as operating the locos on the layout, there will be Refreshments and parking is Free here aswell.

Bachmann Thomas and Friends Range Building More and More.
Yes, it has been said by Bachmann in the USA that more new models are being Produced this Year, they have recently been working on their newest addition and the firt prototype Shots for their New Gordon loco are up in the Photo Gallery, the final Steps now are foe the loco to be painted and lined, and to fit the Mechanism for the Moving Eyes Effect.
Photos of the Prototype Gordon can Be Found Here at this Site.

First news of season 9
According to Rex at the Clearwater forum, Another move called "Calling All Engines" has been made which sees all the sodor engines working together to build a new airport, it is not yet confirmed whcih characters are going to star in it, but most likely some of the main characters will be starring in it, but it is still yet to be confirmed by the studio.
The Release dta however has said to be Released in September/Ocotober of this year, so keep a good look out in your locl Video Specialists.

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