Collectors Gazette (trains, diecast models, toy soldiers, toys and games)


2015-06-26 11:24:16

Collectors Gazette (trains, diecast models, toy soldiers, toys and games)


Collectors Gazette is a newspaper focusing on trains, diecast models, toy soldiers, toys and games.

Mission statement

Collectors Gazette prides itself on being the only toy collecting newspaper that focuses mainly on 'traditional and nostalgic' old toys.


Every issue of Collectors Gazette includes features on:

  • trains
  • diecast models
  • toy soldiers
  • toys
  • games

According to Editor Denise Burrows, forthcoming sections will keep readers up to speed on TV & film related memorabilia and dolls and teddy bears.

Auction reports

The newspaper also features monthly toy auction reports keeping readers up-to-date with what collectibles could be worth or the price of a sought-after item.

Regular features

These include:

  • Railway Round-up with model train news
  • Obsolete Oz - the monthly column from its resident collectables trader and dealer
  • an Event Guide to help plan readers plan their toy fair diary
  • Dealer Directory
  • Sales & Exchange listings
  • swap meet reports
  • Toy Figure Focus

Each month new prices realised at auctions from around the world are listed in Collectors Gazette’s special price guide supplement.


In recent times, addition supplement sections offered with the newspaper include a free 16 page Nuremberg Toy Fair 2011 supplement.

Key staff members

The newspaper is editor by Denise Burrows.

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