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by Hanni
Thu Sep 27, 2018 6:25 pm
Forum: Wargaming the period 1660-1721
Topic: Dixon minis
Replies: 10
Views: 2307

Re: Dixon minis

Might be worth having a look at the Northstar 1672 range, Ex Copplestone Castings, to see if any of those are suitable. I believe Mark Copplestone designed the Dixon ranges.
by Hanni
Mon Sep 10, 2018 4:12 pm
Forum: Beneath the Lily Banners
Topic: The adventures of Arthur Rawdon the ---- of the North
Replies: 25
Views: 5038

Re: The adventures of Arthur Rawdon the ---- of the North

Referring back to the cussing, it works much the same here, to the east of London. Or is that just me with my foreign ancestry ?
Lovely looking figures BTW.
by Hanni
Sun Jan 28, 2018 4:12 pm
Forum: 1854-1880
Topic: 2nd Schleswig War Movie - Outstanding
Replies: 1
Views: 1301

Re: 2nd Schleswig War Movie - Outstanding

Quite brutal, unlikely anything that violent would get made in modern Hollywood. Shows the violence of war much more than a 'blockbuster' ever would. Compelling.
by Hanni
Wed Jan 17, 2018 9:05 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Wintery
Replies: 4
Views: 1337

Re: Wintery

Gorgeous dogs who like they were having a great time. :D
by Hanni
Fri Dec 29, 2017 4:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Christmas!
Replies: 9
Views: 3113

Re: Happy Christmas!

Friedrich August I. wrote:
barr7430 wrote:Well, the Wafare Miniatures elves were very busy indeed. We even had orders on Christmas Day - wargamers never sleep!
....or think about their Kids and wives :wink: :lol:
What wife & kids ?..............Oh I see......
by Hanni
Mon Dec 25, 2017 9:36 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Christmas!
Replies: 9
Views: 3113

Re: Happy Christmas!

Merry Christmas everyone.

Les.
by Hanni
Fri Sep 01, 2017 6:29 pm
Forum: Wargaming the period 1660-1721
Topic: The Army of James II (Helion)
Replies: 41
Views: 10211

Re: The Army of James II (Helion)

There is a review of the book in the latest 'Arquebusier' for those who are members of the P&S Society.
by Hanni
Wed Mar 29, 2017 6:39 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Maybe a good day out
Replies: 0
Views: 2173

Maybe a good day out

For those who fancy a good day out, I noticed this about Chatham Dockyard, a good day anyway, what with the Royal Engineer Museum over the road, and within the main time period of the LoA

http://thedockyard.co.uk/plan-your-visit/bom/
by Hanni
Wed Jan 18, 2017 5:02 pm
Forum: LoA WARGAMING WEEKENDERS
Topic: Spring Weekender 2017
Replies: 35
Views: 16347

Re: Spring Weekender 2017

This website may help you plan any visit. http://www.dumfries-and-galloway.co.uk/travel/via-plane.htm There are flights from Bordeaux direct into Glasgow by EasyJet, a UK based budget airline or Ryan Air, the other large budget airline in these parts, fly from Tours to London Stansted with onward fl...
by Hanni
Tue Dec 13, 2016 12:19 pm
Forum: LoA WARGAMING WEEKENDERS
Topic: Spring Weekender 2017
Replies: 35
Views: 16347

Re: Spring Weekender 2017

If the Royal French are allowed/invited to go on holiday to Grande Bretagne, we're pleased to join in the fun.

Merci d'avance
by Hanni
Tue Dec 13, 2016 12:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Time Commanders
Replies: 3
Views: 2801

Re: Time Commanders

Got a bit excited at times, thought he'd seen a young totty cook !
Scipio was a bit of an irritant.
The bits where they showed how the weapons were used was interesting.
by Hanni
Wed Dec 07, 2016 10:38 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Time Commanders
Replies: 3
Views: 2801

Time Commanders

For those that have the inclination, Time Commanders is back on BBC 4 Dec 12th at 9PM for a new third series. Gregg Wallace is the host so......
by Hanni
Sat Nov 26, 2016 11:11 am
Forum: LoA WARGAMING WEEKENDERS
Topic: Autumn 2016 - Weekender
Replies: 88
Views: 39101

Re: Autumn 2016 - Weekender

Excellent it is too !
Superb weekend it was, with everyone playing there part, hope everyone enjoyed it.
by Hanni
Wed Oct 19, 2016 5:51 pm
Forum: LoA WARGAMING WEEKENDERS
Topic: Autumn 2016 - Weekender
Replies: 88
Views: 39101

Re: Autumn 2016 - Weekender

Don't forget to call in the Close Air Support when needed, it could be crucial, especially if they haven't deployed the AA.
Elite Mirage are quite effective in 1692.
by Hanni
Fri Aug 26, 2016 6:05 am
Forum: What are you working on?
Topic: Bactrian Greeks
Replies: 10
Views: 4943

Re: Bactrian Greeks

Go on. You love it really. :)