Posts Tagged ‘Shows’

Maidstone Wargames Society Open Day

Posted on June 19th, 2017 under , . Posted by

Phil and I have belonged to Maidstone Wargames Society since … well, the dawn of time it seems ! We are respectively the third and second longest-serving members, behind the the club’s esteemed secretary. Every year the society holds an Open Day as a showcase to promote what we do and hopefully attract a new […]

Phalanx 2017

Posted on June 17th, 2017 under , . Posted by

Set off earlyish this morning with a small shopping list to Phalanx, the St. Helens Spartans wargame club show, I picked up Simon to introduce him to his second wargame exhibition. The journey was uneventful apart from losing about fifteen minutes with…

Phalanx 2017

Posted on June 17th, 2017 under , . Posted by

Set off earlyish this morning with a small shopping list to Phalanx, the St. Helens Spartans wargame club show, I picked up Simon to introduce him to his second wargame exhibition. The journey was uneventful apart from losing about fifteen minutes with…

Fire Broadside!

Posted on June 6th, 2017 under . Posted by

It’s showtime again – after a brief hiatus since Salute, we’re back on the road again this weekend at Broadside 2017. Well, when we say ‘on the road’, that might be a slight exaggeration since it’s very, very local to us – Phil lives about eight miles away, Tony a 10-minute walk ! The show […]

Roll on Phalanx

Posted on May 22nd, 2017 under , . Posted by

What a long day yesterday was, it never seemed to end and I was reduced to playing DOW III on several occasions, I did however manage to finish a terrain tile I was working on, a shattered house. I have again done it on the cheap and used what I had ly…

Roll on Phalanx

Posted on May 22nd, 2017 under , . Posted by

What a long day yesterday was, it never seemed to end and I was reduced to playing DOW III on several occasions, I did however manage to finish a terrain tile I was working on, a shattered house. I have again done it on the cheap and used what I had ly…

Carronade ’17

Posted on May 16th, 2017 under . Posted by

Last Saturday was the FDWC annual show ‘Carronade’ and as usual, most of the bods from the club plus a few worthies all piled in to run another successful show.Number of attendee’s was up again this year from last, possibly helped by the not very …

Carronade ’17

Posted on May 16th, 2017 under . Posted by

Last Saturday was the FDWC annual show ‘Carronade’ and as usual, most of the bods from the club plus a few worthies all piled in to run another successful show.Number of attendee’s was up again this year from last, possibly helped by the not very …

Free Comic Book Day 2017

Posted on May 13th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

FCBD  – Saturday 6th May 2017I am reporting this a week after the event, but better late than never I suppose?This is the second year I have attended this particular comics event. I have been following it for several years (getting  a single …

Free Comic Book Day 2017

Posted on May 13th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

FCBD  – Saturday 6th May 2017I am reporting this a week after the event, but better late than never I suppose?This is the second year I have attended this particular comics event. I have been following it for several years (getting  a single …

Post Salute

Posted on April 22nd, 2017 under , . Posted by

Salute is over for another year. Although I managed to avoid buying into any new games, I did pick up a few mdf bits, some resin control panels and crew for a sci-fi spaceship project, a Wolsung robot thing and a few extra Black Scorpion Navy Marines. This Infinity Sci-Fi table was my favourite of … Continue reading Post Salute

Salute 2017

Posted on April 21st, 2017 under , , , . Posted by

Salute is tomorrow, I feel for my wallet.

Tank on Tank: Eastfront

Posted on April 20th, 2017 under , . Posted by

I’ve been playing a few games of Lock ‘n Load’s excellent Tank on Tank: Eastfront boardgame over the holidays and there are some after action reports over on the other blog:http://teaandawad.blogspot.fr/search/label/Tank%20on%20TankThis really would ma…

Ipms Cosford Show 2017.

Posted on April 6th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

As you might be able to see from this map of the royal air force museum shows just how big it is, now add that with a model show and you get something that is cool with something that is great for making an amazing day. (But a lot of walking)…