Diecast model show set for Springhill

Following on from its overwhelming success last year, the Kilkenny Diecast Model Show will take place in the Springhill Court Hotel on November 24 and 25.

Following on from its overwhelming success last year, the Kilkenny Diecast Model Show will take place in the Springhill Court Hotel on November 24 and 25.

Exhibits include trucks, model farm displays, classic dioaramas, Irish and English truck displays and many otherrs. In addition, Martin Bolger will be there with his large display of model cars trucks and tractors – as shown on Nationwide and on UTV.

There will be remote-control trucks excavator demonstrations and train set displays. There will also be 9ft-high cranes on display and an open cast mine display.

There will be spot prizes on both days, as well as a raffle in aid of the O’Neill Centre/ Enable Ireland. There will be something for everyone at the show, and families are encouraged to come along on either day.

The event takes place at the Springhill Hotel, from 1pm to 6pm on Saturday, and 11am until 6pm on Sunday. Adults are €5 and children under 12 are free accompanied by an adult.