Planning a trip to SMW Telford?

On Saturday November 12th and Sunday November 13th Scale Model World returns to the International Centre in Telford for the annual two-day model show organised by the International Plastic Modellers Society (UK). This is the largest model show in the UK calendar and there will be a host of model companies as well as local […]

Tommy’s War update – 8th September 2022

I want to start by saying a massive thank you to everyone that contacted me or left comments on social media following my announcement that Tommy’s War will close at the end of 2023. The response to that was truly overwhelming and I’ve been inundanted with orders and messages of goodwill. I’m trying to go […]

Tommy’s War – the end of the line

After twelve years of trading, I need to inform all my friends and customers that Tommy’s War will cease to trade and close at the end of 2023 (31st December 2023). This isn’t a sudden decision, and it’s not one of necessity and in this blog I’ll try and best explain the reasons behind this. […]

New World War One French model figures

I’m delighted to announce news of the two latest releases in the Tommy’s War range. Figures TW32AL07 and TW32AL08 depict a French Lieutenant and Private of the French infantry as they would have appeared in the early months of the year. This is exciting as it’s the first French releases in the Tommy’s War range […]

Where have your been? (a mid-year update)

I’ve had a few emails recently from customers wondering where I am and why there isn’t any news from Tommy’s War. Well, it’s been another busy year and I’m conscious that I’ve not been in touch as much as I normally would, and as it’s coming-up to the end of June I felt this was […]

Painting WW1 models the easy way

YouTube is a fantastic resource for miniature painters, you can find a wealth of information from some inspirational painters. I recently found this video from Martin Kovac which I thought I’d share, and while they’re not Tommy’s War figures the principles remain the same. Enjoy! Painting WW1 figures the easy way by Night Shift (Martin […]

Stock update – April 2022

April 1st probably isn’t the best time to announce an update of stock, but casting arrived yesterday and the website is updated, so needs must! There are a number of items that were out of stock now back and available which are listed below, but the main news is something I know a lot of […]

New releases from Tommy’s War

I’m pleased to share images of the latest releases from Tommy’s War in our 1/32 model kit range. The figures represent a late-war scene, set at one of the last major battles on the Western Front in World War One. The battle of the Sambre-Osie canal took part on 4th November 1918 when British forces […]

Plans for 2022

January seems to be whizzing past at an alarming speed, I thought this was a good time for an update on what I’ve got planned for 2022. New releases I’ve been working closely with Nino for a couple of months and we’ve made good progress on a new release. Scheduled for February this will be […]

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year to you all

With a flash 2021 seems to be behind us, and I wanted to take this opportunity to wish all my fabulous customers a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. It’s been a fantastic year for Tommy’s War and a busy one for me personally. The releases through the year seem to have been […]