Experience the agony and ecstasy of model making with Mark Found as he designs and builds an ambitious layout in his own back garden. To obtain the knowledge and expertise needed, he visits some of the country¹s top modellers and gains inspiration from their amazing layouts.
Alledgedly left a bunch of model railway kit by his uncle, Mark Found embarks on construction of "The Safron Line", his own personal Garden Railway. A must for model makers and railway enthusiasts alike.
Mark Found investigates surveying and design with a professional installer in his quest to build a model railway in his back garden
Novice model enthusiast Mark Found installs walls made from railway sleepers and more than six tonnes of hardcore
The avid enthusiast makes use of an old bilge pump as he is initiated into the world of water features
Mark Found checks out the landscaped garden of model enthusiast and broadcaster Bob Symes
Mark Found seeks expert advice from model enthusiast Bob Symes and is inspired to revamp his garden shed for his trains to travel through
Mark Found takes a look at baseboards and drainage for the track, before getting a lesson in laying concrete
Mark gets advice on building bridges for the railway from a man whose garden is filled with replica of famous structures
Mark Found continues laying the track and wonders how he can ensure the train will stay on it
Novice model enthusiast Mark Found explores ways of powering his trains
Mark learns how to connect everything up; the trains are propelled by the very latest in technology.
Novice model enthusiast Mark Found discovers the tricks of the trade that will help him achieve his dream
Mark meets a professional model maker who shows the delights of making buildings for the great outdoors.
Planting and looking after the greenery can be as much fun as building the railway as Mark finds out.
Mark gets advice on how to cope with the weather and small animals in search of a home