308 Hobbies marks the return of H J Nicholls & Son, established in 1946. From the original premises at 308 Holloway Road and in keeping with our position as London's premier and oldest Model Shop, we provide the Modelling world with a service based firmly on traditional values and expert advice.

With over 30,000 high quality modelling products and accessories in stock, 308 Hobbies offers small electric models through to large scale petrol powered models, and even electric "Big Boys Toys" you can ride on!
Visit 308 Hobbies newly refurbished shop (click here for map ) to browse or ask questions of our experienced staff on most matters relating to radio controlled models. As with 308 Hobbies web site, we believe a visit to our shop should provide be informative and helpful, not a pressure sales event.

A large selection of second hand engines, including models will always be on display and for sale. Also those bits you can't get elsewhere maybe we have them in stock?

One of our expert fields is engines, glow and petrol. We offer a setting up service for their reliable use and long life combined with power. Another expert field is racing powerboats and set up service.