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  • We’re now stocking Books!

    We now stock the new ‘Automata for Beginners’ spiral bound book. Packed with tips and tricks on mechanisms and explanations on how to build simple mechanical figures. Ideal for anyone just starting out building automata. £19.95 (£23.90 including UK P&P) contact us for your copy!

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  • We’re opening again!

    After today’s government announcement we are looking forward to welcoming you back to The Victorian Model Workshop and the Ferrers Centre from Monday 12th April!

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  • COVID-19

    Following government guidelines we’re busy putting measures into place in the workshop so that we can re-open again on June 2nd, if restrictions are lifted. We’re looking forward to welcoming you back to The Ferrers Centre. You may see one or two changes in the place, but the safety of our customers and staff is […]

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  • Beatrix Potter

    We are delighted to be working with ‘The House of the Tailor of Gloucester’ building animated characters from the Beatrix Potter stories. Peter Rabbit, Benjamin Bunny and Mr. McGregor, as well as the tailor himself and many others will be making their way to the museum and shop for their window displays. Look out for […]

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  • Practically perfect for Mother’s Day

    Looking for something unusual? With Mother’s Day fast approaching our custom Mary Poppins umbrellas are the perfect gift.We normally have these in stock. Call the workshop or send us a message for more information.

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  • We’ve launched our new website!

    We’re excited to show you our brand new website. We’ve been working hard behind the scenes over the past few months, and our new website has been designed to be really easy to use, showcase all of our products and make it super easy for customers to keep up to date with us.

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