Meccano fun for all at three-day showcase

A HOST of colourful and inspirational Meccano constructions will return to Skegness this weekend.

The International Meccano Model Show is back in town again this year for its ever-popular annual extravaganza.

The event will run in the Embassy Theatre on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, July 6 to 8.

“The Embassy Theatre once again plays host to the International Meccano Model Show,” said a spokesperson.

“Now in its 31st year this superb event is a great exhibition for the whole family.

“There will be hundreds of working models and the children can even build their own.

“With many exhibitors selling Meccano kits and accessories, this is a must for any enthusiast,” the spokesperson added.

The show will run from 10am to 5pm each day.

Tickets cost £4 per day for adults, £2 for children and £9 for a family.

Family tickets are available from the box office on 0845 674 0505, or all tickets are available on the day.

For more information visit or pop into the box office in Grand Parade.