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TW32CP06 references and box art

In addition to getting the new releases ready for their September releases I’ve been working on the current catalogue with the aim of completing all box art. The last of those is now complete, and I’m very grateful to Oliver Kovacs for his fantastic work in completing this figure. Of course, as well as looking […]

A scorching August, I’m off for a Magnum*

Summer is always a quiet time for modelling, but I can assure you that while we enjoy this lovely British summer I’ve been working hard ready for a packed release schedule in September. Indeed, the excitement is now building as we begin the approach to Euro Miniature Expo (7 weeks away as I write this) […]

Euro Miniature Expo 2018

The weekend of 22nd and 23rd September 2018 sees the return of the UK’s leading model show Euro Miniature Expo. I’ve been a trader at this show since 2011 and this will be my 8th year at the show. For me, its one of the highlights of the modelling calendar where many of the top […]

September 2018 release schedule

With a number of new releases coming in September, I thought I’d offer an update and list of what to expect. Current range An ongoing project has been to make sure that I’ve got stock of the existing range before I start getting into new figures, I understand its frustrating for customers when a particular […]

Suns out, guns out!

It’s hard to believe we’re into June already and it’s time to reflect on the first five months of the year for Tommy’s War and to take a look at what is still to come. At the moment I’m in a transition period, the releases for the start of the year are all out on […]

Changes to data protection laws and how they affect you

You may be aware that data protection laws within the EU are changing under the banner of General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) from 25th May 2018 and this affects how we hold and use your data at Tommy’s War Limited. You will note that our privacy statement has been updated here. The one area that […]

Captain Noel Chavasse Victoria Cross and bar

Noel Godfrey Chavasse was born in Oxford in 1884, son of the Rev Francis Chavasse, who as Bishop of Liverpool created the city’s Anglican cathedral. One of seven children, Chavasse grew up on Merseyside and was a natural sportsman, representing his university at athletics and lacrosse. He and his identical twin brother Christopher ran for Great Britain at […]

New releases for 2018

The new releases under the banner Passchendaele 1917 have been really well received and are selling fast. I’ve been asked when lots of out of stock products will be available and you can find more details here, but I’ve also been asked when new releases will be ready. It’s a difficult question to answer because […]

Passchendaele 1917

Mentioning the word Passchendaele evokes thoughts of the horrors of the Great War, the mud and the slaughter of thousands of young men. Since starting Tommy’s War I’ve been asked when I would cover this important period. So, I’m pleased to announce the release of four figures which act as a small commemoration to the […]