Why I won’t be trading at SMW Telford 2021

I’m very sorry to say that I won’t be trading at Scale Model World in Telford this year. I’m at pains to say this is no reflection on the show itself or the organisers, but is entirely a result of my work commitments. As you are probably aware, Tommy’s War is a small business that […]

August sale

It’s been a fabulous year for Tommy’s War, a strong release schedule has meant that sales for this year so far are 45% up on 2020 and it’s lining-up to be the best ever. I’ve put in a considerable amount of time to increase the stock levels, including moving my storage unit to a larger […]

World War Two – a new line?

I’ve been a bit reluctant to release this figure as I don’t want to start speculation that I’ll be releasing World War Two figures, but I’ve got stock of them and if I’m honest, I need the room! This figure is a Soldato (Private soldier) of the Italian 64th Artillery Regiment during the Libya campaign […]

It’s time for a break

2021 has been a very busy year for me personally and for Tommy’s. Following the success of the latest releases we’re in a good place to work on more releases in the future. So, with that in mind, I’m going to be taking a break for week with a holiday in Cornwall (UK). During that […]

Modelling World War One Trench Warfare – book update

Unfortunately, there have been some delays in shipping of the above book from the publisher and the date of release has been put back. The latest information is that the book is on a container ship at a UK port waiting for unloading. The best estimate I can give is that I will have the […]

Delivery updates – May/June 2021

Firstly, thank you to everyone that has placed an order over the course of the last week. It’s been a particularly busy time, with sales of the Vickers team exceeding expectation. Unfortunately, there is a slight delay to the book; Modelling World War 1 Trench Warfare. I was expecting this to have been delivered last […]

TW32S07 – Vickers Machine Gun photo gallery

I thought it would be useful to post all the images of the Vickers Machine Gun diorama in gallery format, you can click on each to show the image full-size and then zoom in. Beginning with images from Nino Pizzichemi showing the completed work when the figures had been sculpted and incorporated into the base […]

New releases May 2021 – Vickers diorama, US Army and Andy Belsey’s book

It’s a big month for Tommy’s War with a group of new releases, plus an update of stock of some favourite existing products. New releases Starting with new releases, there are three new codes in the figure range to consider; CodeDescriptionTW32S07Vickers Machine gun, Passchendaele 1917TW32CP24Private, German Infantry (casualty)TW32AL06Sergeant, 167th Bn US ArmyTommy’s War new releases […]

Modelling World War 1 trench warfare book

You may be aware that my good friend Andy Belsey, the brain behind the brilliant diorama bases in the Tommy’s War series, has a new booking coming out with the title Modelling World War One trench warfare. The book is 192 pages and showcases some of Andy’s fantastic work in 1/32 scale as well as […]

New releases coming Friday 28th May 8:00 am GMT

On Friday 28th May I’ll be announcing three new releases, a new book from Andy Belsey and the cavalry returns to stock – all timed so you can buy together, and save postage (or even qualify for free postage). Make sure you set your alarm clock so you don’t miss out; New releases First, the […]