Welcome to the HOPS Shop.

The shop aims to provide a source of tools and consumables for heritage railways and their staff. Profit from the shop helps to maintain the valuable software tools provided on this site for the use of over 100 UK heritage railways.

As always, if you have any questions or problems, please let us know.

Ideal for...

Steam Footplate Crew
Diesel Footplate Crew
Station & Platform Staff
Guards & Ticket Collectors
Signalmen & Signal Boxes
S&T Technicians
Permanent Way

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Personal Care

Soap  •  Sports Mesh  •  Clear Zinc  •  Aloe Vera Gel



For Jackets  •  For Waistcoats


Great Western  •  Southern Railway  •  LNER  •  LMS  •  British Railways

Embroidered Badges & Patches

Embroidered Lapel Patches  •  Embroidered Cap Badges

Flags, Lamps & Batteries


For Guards  •  For Handsignalmen & Signal Boxes  •  For Lookouts

Lamps & Batteries:

3-Colour LED Torch


Great Central  •  DB  •  Freight Sectors  •  Grand Central  •  Enamel Cups

Tie Slides

BR Arrows  •  BR Totem  •  Other Railway Companies

Swindon Panel Society Items


Swindon Panel Society Donation


Panel Method Book

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Cap Rain Covers
Grease Top Hat
Passenger Guard Caps
Signalman / Porter / Goods Guard Caps
Station Master Caps
Ticket Collector Caps


British Railways Uniform Waistcoat
GWR Uniform Waistcoat
LMS Uniform Waistcoat & Tie
LNER Uniform Waistcoat & Tie
Southern Railway Uniform Waistcoat & Tie


Guard / TTI Cash Bag
Leather Driver's Bag
Leather Guard's Bag

Ties & Tie Slides

BR Arrows Tie Slides (with box)
British Railways Totem Tie Slides
Railway Company Tie Slides


Individual Jacket Buttons
Individual Waistcoat Buttons

Metal Cap Badges

Brass Cap Letters
British Railways Fishtail Cap Badges
British Railways Totem Cap Badges
Custom Totem Cap Badge
Foreman Totem Cap Badges
Guard Totem Cap Badges
Lion & Wheel Cap Badges
Oval Cap Badges
Porter Totem Cap Badges
Ticket Collector Totem Cap Badges

Metal Pin Badges

Black Enamel BR Era Job Title Badges
BR Arrows Pin
Button Pins / Tie Pins
Christmas Badges & Cufflinks
Coat of Arms Pin Badges
Job Title Badges
Miniature Totem Pin Badges
Presentation Coats of Arms Badges
Rectangle Job Title Badges

Embroidered Badges

Embroidered Cap Badges
Embroidered Lapel Patches


BR 1 Key
BR Main Line Diesel Key
Brass GWR Signal Box Key
Captive Key Holders
Carriage, Bell & Heater Key (T-Key)
Key Holder

Footplate Equipment

Enamel Cups
Enamel Tea Can
Stainless Spork
Zippo Lighters

Personal Care

Aloe Vera Gel After Sun
Clear Zinc Oxide Sun Cream
Extreme Sports Mesh Sunscreen Lotion
Soap Bar


Dispatch Bat
Guard's Flags
Large Handsignalling / Signal Box Flags
Lookout's Flag
Medium Platform / Handsignalling Flags
Stainless Steel Flag Stick


HOPS 3-Colour LED Torch with battery and charger
Hurricane Lantern Spares
Hurricane Lanterns

Cleaning Materials

Hot Spot Black Stove Grate Polish
Hot Spot Lint Free Cloths
Hot Spot Multi-Use Metal Polish
Hot Spot Slate Oil
Peek Polish
Shoe and Boot Care

Dusters & Registers

Guard's Journal Book
Level Crossing Occurrence Book
Signal Box Lever Cloth / Duster
Signal Box Occurrence Book
Train Register

Armbands / Armlets

PILOT Armband (Elastic Strap)
Pilotman Armband (Elastic Strap)

Whistles, Chains, Counters & Clippers

BR Plastic Whistle
Hand Warmers
Leather Ticket Clipper Belt Holder
Metal Whistles
Passenger Counter
Ticket Clippers
Whistle Chain & Hook
Whistle Chain and Button Tab

Track Equipment

Custom Signal Number Plate
Lookout Horn

HV Clothing

Hi Vis Coverall
Hi Vis Mini Vest
Hi Vis Vest Long - Rail Vest
Hi-Vis Rail Spec Orange – Rucksack
Orange Beanie Hat

Footplate Clothing

Bib and Brace Spares

Mugs BR

DB Mug
Freight Sector Mugs
Grand Central Mug


Great Central Railway Mug

Subsriptions & Services

Panel Method of Operation Book

Visa Maestro Mastercard Visa Debit American
JCB PayPal

We can also accept BACS payments,
and purchase orders from companies with accounts.

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