Our Charitable Aims

As a registered charity we strive to :- 

  • advance public education through workshops, open sessions and youth projects
  • foster an understanding of the skills, heritage and development of model railways 
  • develop a high standard of modelling by members of the club.

How You Can Support Us

There are a number of ways in which you can support us and our charitable aims

Amazon Smile

If you shop through Amazon, you can register with them to donate a small percentage of your spend to us at no extra cost to yourself. Just click the graphc below to register.

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Once you are registered, shop through Amazon Smile and you should see something like this image below  at the top left of your screen to confirm you are shopping through Amazon Smile

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Easy Fund Raising

Did you know that whenever you buy anything online – from your weekly shop to your annual holiday – you could be raising free donations for Market Deeping Model Railway Club with easyfundraising?

There are over 4,000 shops and sites on board ready to make a donation – including eBay, Argos, John Lewis, ASOS, Booking.com and M&S – and it won’t cost you a penny extra to help us raise funds.

All you need to do is:

1. Go to https://www.easyfundraising.org.uk/causes/marketdeepingmodelrailwayclub/?utm_campaign=raise-more and join for free.

2. Every time you shop online, go to easyfundraising first to find the site you want and start shopping.

3. After you’ve checked out, the retailer will make a donation to Market Deeping Model Railway Club at no extra cost to you whatsoever!

There are no catches or hidden charges and Market Deeping Model Railway Club will be really grateful for your donations.

Thank you for your support.


Financial Donations

Financial donations are always welcome either for general day to day working of the club or for special projects. If you are a UK tax payer, please do consider if you could Gift Aid your donation as this helps us to raise an additional 25p for every £1 donated at no cost to you.

Gift Aid

Gift Aid is a form of income tax relief designed to benefit charities like the MDMRC. If you are a UK taxpayer, Gift Aid increases the value of your charity donations by 25% because the charity can reclaim the basic rate of tax on your gift at no extra cost to you. Download and complete the relevant form (below) and send it with your donation to our This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
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Sending your Donation

Wherever possible please send by BACS using bank code 20-63-28 and account number 10405221 and ensure your name is in the payment details

Gift Aid forms should be emailed or sent to 

Peter Davies,
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Market Deeping Model Railway Club,
47 Deeping St James Road,
Northborough,
PETERBOROUGH
PE6 9BT

 

Special Projects

Following our move to new premises, we would very much like to install a lift to provide disabled access for both members and visitors. It would also allow for easier and safer movement of layouts.The cost of this is likely to be in the region of £20,000

Physical Donations

If you have model rail items that you would like to donate to the club, please contact our This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  in the first instance who will be happy to advise on the best way forward and help to consider alternatives.