London Model Engineering Exhibition faces uncertain future

Many say model engineering is becoming a lost art due to the digital age.

    The model engineering show in the UK capital, London, has more than 2,000 exhibits displaying various pieces, from traditional steam locomotives to crafted replicas of the Titanic and the Eiffel Tower.

    But many say it is becoming a lost art because of the digital era.

    Al Jazeera's Peter Sharp reports from London.


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