Coronavirus Covid-19 update

I’m sure you don’t need reminding that we live in very challenging times at the moment, and my thoughts go out to everyone, please stay safe and we will get through this together. The current situation is that Tommy’s War remains open. I am working on new projects with the aim of a new release […]

Holiday closure 16th to 23rd February

I’ll be on holiday from early Sunday morning of February 16th to the evening of Sunday 23rd February 2020. I’m pleased to confirm that all orders are up-to-date and have been completed, so if you placed an order during the last week then it is on its way to you. During this week I’ll be […]

The launch of DPM Minis

This week sees the launch of a new brand and website under the umbrella of my legal company; Tommy’s War Limited. Through my ten years of trading Tommy’s War has always been the main brand that I’ve concentrated on, but I have dipped my toe into a few other ranges such as Dawn of the […]

Spend over £60 and get FREE postage – worldwide!

With four new releases due to be announced, I’m very happy to announce that the amount for FREE international shipping has been lowered to just £60.00. So, any order worth £60.00 (Sterling GBP) after any Tommy’s War Collectors Club discount or coupon has an option for free shipping internationally*. This is great news for customers, […]

Important notice for Tommy’s War Collectors Club members

As there is no Collectors Club for 2020 (it will return in 2021) I’m extending all memberships dated from 2016/17/18 and 2019 to 31st December 2020. This means anyone who was a member of the Collectors Club will receive a 20% discount on their orders at until the end of this year. This affects […]

Hitting the half century

I love a cricket analogy, and with the release of four new figures in the British category the range of individual figures has hit 50, and I’m pleased to say (and excuse another cricket pun) it’s ’50 not out!’. The four figures can be split into two parts; A holy intervention These releases focus on […]

New releases 2020 update

Regular visitors to the blog will be aware that there are four new releases in progress at the moment, so I wanted to give you an update as to where we are and a quick look behind the scenes in terms of the work that has to be completed to get those figures ready. First, […]

Tank Corps uniform World War One

It would have been an omission for me not to include Tank Crew figures in the Tommy’s War range, and they are a subject that has been requested through the years, so I’m delighted to bring to you the following two subjects; TW32049 – Private, 8th Battalion Tank Corps, Amiens 1918TW32050 – Corporal, 8th Battalion, […]

The history of the Tank Corps in World War One

The role of the tank has become synonymous with the Great War and military technology since. Certainly the lessons learned at Flers-Courcelette in 1916, where the tank was introduced, were to improve equipment and tactics by 1918 and contribute to the breakthrough at Amiens which ultimately led to the Allied victory. It’s always been my […]

Reverend Theodore Hardy VC, DSO, MC 1863-1918

With the release of figure TW32048 I felt it would be interesting to write a small article based on the inspiration for that subject; Theodore Hardy. Hardy was born 20 October 1863 to George and Sarah Richards Hardy of Exeter. Hardy was educated at the Royal Commercial Travellers School, Pinner, Middlesex from 1872–1879, City of […]