Oct 242010
 
Wallington Model Soldiers...

Despite the rain of yesterday my wife had arranged a day out at Wallington, a National Trust property in Northumberland with our good friends Katrin and Alan and their two kids. This is a regular venue for us and has frequent events, a nice cafe and good walks. And an outside play area that keeps Read more…

Oct 242010
 
New Acquisitions...

Although I’m trying to keep expenditure down at the moment I’ve picked up a few odds and ends off eBay and via Boardgamegeek. Best thing for my Cold War Commander Soviets was: I’d posted on TMP asking for info on this book but not got a response but then saw a good copy on eBay Read more…

Oct 172010
 
CWC - The War Begins

In the Summer of 1986 the tensions between East and West increased as the technological advances in the West posed a threat to the previously ‘invincible’ Soviet forces in Europe such that the constant threat of a Soviet wave crashing through Europe with little resistance became less and less of a reality. Powerful influences within Read more…

Oct 082010
 
ID these please?

Well, although I’ve started my Belgians I’m still putting together some reference material about the vehicles and organisation. I know there will be a lot online but some pointers to get me going would be a help. The large Belgian force I bought recently (on top of the large one I already had!) has a Read more…