September is here and new releases are on their way!

With just a week until the new Euro Miniature Expo it’s a busy time for Tommy’s War. You’ll be pleased to know that although busy, preparations are going well and everything is on schedule to hit the release dates that were previously published. Currently, I’m aiming to announce the new Collectors Club for 2018 and […]

Tommy’s War August update

With us now well in to August and a hugely important three months coming-up for Tommy’s War, it seems an opportune time for an update! The period September to December is always a busy time with some of the largest figure modelling shows on the calendar. This year is even busier for me with the […]

Tommy’s War news – our biggest and best year ever!

Here’s an update on the rapidly evolving world of Tommy’s War, and my plans for 2017; Collectors Club Special 2017 Following the announcement in May, the specification has changed slightly for the 2017 Collectors Club Special; TW32CC02 – Sergeant, Household Cavalry, France 1917 On the note of the Collectors Club, I think it’s worth adding […]

Painted figures by Iguazzu

If you’ve been to any of the UK modelling shows that we’ve attended over the last 12 months you will note that I’ve be fortunate enough to begin accumulating some fantastically painted examples of Tommy’s War figures. I’m very pleased that I have been able to include a number of figures from my very good […]

Figures from Juan Manuel Jurado

I recently saw a great painted figure on the online modelling forum Planet Figure ( from the very talented artist Juan Manuel Jurado from Madrid. The subject was figure 5 in the series, the Gordon Highlander. I think Juan Manuel has done a fantastic job, not only on the figure but with the groundwork as […]

The Douglas motorcycle in World War One

Brothers William and Edward Douglas formed the Douglas Engineering Company in Bristol in 1882.  They built their first motorcycle between 1902 and 1904 and in World War One they produced over 70,000 motorcycles for military use. Indeed, pictures show the Douglas used in many operations, from the early encounters in Mons through to the Armistice […]