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The wrong model

Mr Bearbull

Mr Bearbull
The wrong model

One consistent feature of model trains maker Hornby (HRN) - almost as consistent as its inability to engineer a satisfactory turnaround - is that it gets more column inches of media attention than its size warrants. That has everything to do with its famous brands, none of which is more iconic than the eponymous 00 gauge Hornby train sets. Thus it is that once more Bearbull is writing about Hornby - the previous outing was 8 April 2016 - because, once more, the company is garnering the column inches as it navigates a fresh crisis.

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