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Holiday closure

I’m going to be on holiday from Sunday 17th March and returning late Sunday 24th March. I’ll be posting a batch of orders on Friday 15th March and then unfortunately I won’t be posting anything until after I return. If you waiting for your order, then please accept my apologies. There are some outstanding orders […]

Despatch times 2024

You’ll probably be aware that I’m closing Tommy’s War at the end of the 2024. There are a number of reasons for that, and I’ve written those in another blog which you can read <here>, those reasons also apply to despatch times, which at the moment are extended. I know that it’s really frustrating when […]

Your questions answered…

If you’re subscribed to Tommy’s War emails then you’ll have noticed that I’m running a “countdown” to 31st December 2024 when Tommy’s War closes. The last email sparked a flurry of questions, so I thought it would be easier to roll them into this blog post: Question; is it true you’re closing Tommy’s War? Yes, […]

When will Gassed be back in stock?

It’s a common question, and I know lots of people are waiting for the popular set to come back into stock. The good news is that it’s in hand. There has been a minor problem; a finger from one finger broke on the master. This is now with Nino and we’ll repair and get that […]

Use them or lose them!

Tommy’s War points (Shillings) end in December 2024! If you’ve got any points on your account (you can see any available points if you log-in to your account at then they end early December 2024. While Tommy’s War will run until 31st December 2024, the software that runs the points/shillings ends early December and […]

Tommy’s War Review 2023

As we approach Christmas and the New Year I thought it was a good time for a quick update on what happened with Tommy’s War in 2023 and what will happen in 2024. My intention is to end trading completely as Tommy’s War at the end of 2024 for all the reasons I’ve written before. […]

Brace(s) yourself!

A few customers have made a really interesting point about figure TW32CP19. The figure in question shows him with braces running vertically on his chest from him belt; But on the reverse we see no braces running down his back; This may look like an error, but it’s actually correct. Rather than traditional braces, the […]

Tommy’s War marches on!

You may have read that last year I announced that I’d be ending my involvement in Tommy’s War at the end of 2023. Since then I’ve been giving a lot of thought about what happens with Tommy’s War after 31st December. After a lot of soul-searching I’ve decided that I’m going to keep Tommy’s War […]

Tommy’s War order status update 25.04.2023

As expected, there was a very strong reaction to the stock update posted a week ago on I’d like to start by saying a huge thank you to all customers for your support and encouragement, it really does mean a lot to me. In total there were over 150 orders placed from the 18th […]

Tommy’s War Collectors Club – clarification

I’ve been asked many times over the last weekend about the Tommy’s War Collectors Club and thought it worth an update. The Tommy’s War Collectors Club ran between 2016 and 2020. The club operated on a subscription service which was paid on an annual basis. As a reward for being a member customers received a […]