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Swapmeet Models Information

  • Product Information
  • Secure Shopping
  • Privacy Policy
  • Payment
  • Delivery
  • Disclaimer
  • Contact Details

Product Information

1000's & 1000's of DIECAST MODELS, PLASTIC KITS, RADIO CONTROLLED MODELS, SLOT CARS, DVD's, Blu-Ray discs & MODEL RAILWAYS:- Auto Art, Air Command, UT, Action, Ricko, Sunstar, Quartzo, Lledo, Dinky, Corgi, Yesteryear, Armour, Minichamps, Onyx, Vitesse, Matchbox, Brumm, Spot-On, Trofeu, IXO, GMP, Exoto, Hornby, Scalextric, Kyosho, Airfix, Dragon, Franklin Mint, Carousel 1, Burago, Beanstalk, CMC, Eagles Race, EFE, ERTL, Forces of Valor, Prodrive, Hongwell, Yat Ming, Jadi, Jada, Protar, Guiloy, HPI, Mondo Motors, Otto Mobile etc. New releases, obsolete models, sets, wrecks, repaints and mint boxed collectibles.

Secure Shopping

We guarantee that every online purchase you make from our store is a secure transaction. Our site uses the strongest commercially available level of encryption, 128-bit Secure Socket Layers (SSL). This ensures that your transactions are secure and your information cannot be intercepted. Look for the yellow padlock in the bottom-right of your browser as you enter the payment section of our site. Still not convinced then call or fax us on (+44) 0115 9313075 or mobile 07974 419805 and we'll take the order over the phone or e-mail us on sales@swapmeetmodels.co.uk

We hope you enjoy downloading or viewing our huge product stock lists. Feel free to contact us by telephone or e-mail if you can’t find what you’re looking for. Please note that only a small proportion of our stock is shown & photographed on this web site, our new web site shows 1000's more - www.swapmeetmodels.co.uk - you can order these models using the shopping basket - the remainder of models that are listed on our Product stock lists and are available - If you would like to order any of these listed models you can use the Secure Order Form that can be found on our web site or you can contact us via telephone, fax, post or e-mail. Look out for our regularly updated Special Offers. When you place an order or make an enquiry you are automatically added to our e-mail database and e-mails are sent to you every few weeks (Definately not every day!) containing New Release information and any Special Offers that we have - If you would like to receive future E-mails please send your E-mail address to us & please add our e-mail address to your address book - swapmeet@donna-rumble-smith.co.uk - Otherwise some 'Smart' e-mail filters will not allow our e-mail to get through to you. If you do not want to receive these e-mails, please let us know.


Privacy Policy

We respect each site visitor's right to personal privacy. To that end, we collect and use your information in accordance with the following privacy policy.

The information we collect:

  1. Is used purely to process your order
  2. We do not keep customer information for more than 30 days.


If paying by cheque, items may be reserved by e-mail or telephone. These will be held for seven days and dispatched on receipt of order and payment.

The vast majority of our stock is new & boxed - Only a small proportion is secondhand. An honest appraisal of the condition of these ‘second hand’ items is given on the stocklists if applicable, mainly 'old' Corgi, Dinky, Dublo etc - however, if in any doubt please telephone or e-mail before ordering.

A handling charge of £5.00 per model is made for models ordered by mistake - goods are NOT supplied on approval.

If you have received goods that are not required, are dissatisfied with any goods or have ordered them by mistake please telephone or e-mail immediately and return goods, at your expense, within 2 weeks, in original condition and packed properly, stating reason for return. A credit note (or a refund if requested) for the original goods total minus a 5% or £5.00 handling charge per model, (whichever is greater) will be sent. Goods are not supplied on approval, only order it if you want it! We do not take a deposit for pre-orders / advance orders - but on most occassions, we order the model specifically for YOU, so if the model has arrived into stock and we are in the process of packing / sending / or have sent the model and you decide to cancel - you will be charged 25% of the models cost - DO NOT ORDER ANY MODEL FROM SWAPMEET MODELS IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THESE CONDITIONS.

If you want to cancel an order in advance of it being sent - Please do so in writing as soon as possible - You will be charged a cancellation charge of 25% of the models cost - The cancellation MUST be done in writing - then no mistakes are made.

In case an item is out of stock, please indicate either if you would prefer:- a second choice, the model to follow or hold as credit.

Payment can be made by CASH, CHEQUE, POSTAL ORDER, BANK TRANSFER, PAYPAL, SWITCH CARD, SOLO, DEBIT CARD, CREDIT CARD, VISA or MASTERCARD. Please state your card number, expiry date, issue number, 3 figure security number from the back of the card, full name, registered card holders address, delivery address if different, contact telephone number & e-mail address if possible.

If paying by a Bank Transfer - PLEASE NOTE - Please ensure that you inform your bank that you, the customer are to pay all bank transfer charges in your country and here in the UK - otherwise we will not receive the correct amount for the models - thank you. Also, please make sure that you add sufficient money to cover shipping costs, especially from overseas - if in any doubt please ask for an estimate before arranging the Bank Transfer.


If your cheque or credit card is returned to us from our bank, unpaid, all relevant charges will be charged to your account.

We are now able to accept Paypal - If using Paypal - you must place the order via the web site or e-mail or telephone your order through to us first so that we can check availability and confirm the total amount including shipping, BEFORE sending any payment. This is essential for all orders, especially overseas orders as the shipping costs depends on the weight of the models when packed. We will then e-mail you back with payment details & total amount.


Visitors are welcome to collect models, but by appointment only - please telephone or e-mail before you visit – thank you.



We charge for postage and packing but the money IS USED to ensure you always receive the models and catalogues in 1st class condition. Please add £4.99 to ALL orders up to £150.00 to go towards postage and packing costs (Including orders for catalogues). Parcels containing only 1:43rd cars, 1:24th motorcycles & upto two Minichamps 1:12th scale bikes please add only £3.99 for P&P, THANK YOU. All UK orders over £150.00 despatched in a single parcel are post FREE, separate parcels of less than £150.00 require postage and packing to be added to each parcel.



Please note - As from 2nd April 2013 and following the latest Royal Mail price increases the UK postage prices quoted on all of our web site listings are valid for UK MAINLAND only.

NON UK MAINLAND parcel destinations such as Northern Island, Scottish Islands & Highlands, Isle of Man, Isle of Wight, Channel Islands etc, etc will be quoted separately and the costs at present are as detailed below.

Parcels to these NON UK MAINLAND destinations will now cost £6.30 for 1kg, £9.10 for 2kg and £14.45 for a 5kg parcel.



Postage and packing for all overseas orders is at cost (£1 for packing plus actual postage) and V.A.T. is deducted from the models cost for all non EEC orders. V.A.T. can only be deducted from E.E.C. orders if you are V.A.T. registered in your country and can supply us with your VAT number. ALL orders to NON EEC countries world-wide have VAT deducted.



For large parcels over 2kg to most European countries we now use a courier - this means a far quicker, trackable service, parcels are signed for and better still a much lower cost for you the customer.

EUROPEAN PARCELS - The European Zones and cost per parcel are as follows:-
ZONE 1:- Republic Of Ireland, Belgium, France (Including Monaco), Germany, Luxembourg & Netherlands - Cost per parcel £16.00
ZONE 2:- Austria & Denmark - Cost per parcel £19.00
ZONE 3:- Czech Republic, Italy, Slovakia & Spain - Cost per parcel £21.00
ZONE 4:- Estonia, Finland, Hungary, Poland, Portugal, Sweden, Slovenia & Lithuania - Cost per parcel £23.00
ZONE 5:- Bulgaria, Croatia, Greece, Latvia, Lithuania, Montenegro, Romania & Serbia – Cost per parcel £42.00
The above service is for parcels over 2kg and the cost per parcel will be the same up to 30kg maximum, i.e. a parcel to France where the weight is 5kg, 15kg or 30kg the cost to you will be £16.00 - We can normally fit 10 to 15 x 1:18th scale models in one box. The very quick courier service is insured, we can track the parcel and a signature is required on delivery.

Any parcels less than 2kg will be sent using the Royal Mail Small Packets Recorded Delivery Airmail service - A signature is required on delivery.



All parcels, UK & Overseas, are insured and are sent by either recorded delivery or courier - A signature is always required on delivery - If you do not receive the delivery for whatever reason - the parcel will be returned to us and the courier currently charge us at least £16.00 + VAT to return the parcel - we will pass this charge onto you.

We can delivery to a work address, but if paying by credit or debit card we also require the full name & home address of the card holder - without the correct home address - the credit card company will not authorise payment and no models will be despatched.


SWAPMEET MODELS reserve the right to withdraw from sale or amend the price of any item contained in our adverts and stocklists without notice and without stating any reason.

Contact Information


24 Church Street
NG4 4QB, UK.

Tel: 0115 9313075
Fax: 0115 9313075
Mobile: 07974 419805

Email: info@swapmeetmodels.co.uk


New web site: http://www.swapmeetmodels.co.uk


Established web site: http://www.swapmeet-models.co.uk


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swapmeet-models.co.uk - diecast models
swapmeet-models.co.uk - diecast models
swapmeet-models.co.uk - diecast models
swapmeet-models.co.uk - diecast models
swapmeet-models.co.uk - diecast models
swapmeet-models.co.uk - diecast models
swapmeet-models.co.uk - diecast models
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