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Armaments in Miniature 1/200 Junkers Ju 88s

We’re playing a Battle of Britain campaign at the store using Wings of Glory. I wrote it using a Check Your 6! scenario book as a guide, and I have included several aircraft that aren’t available in the WoG line; fortunately they are available in resin from… 29 more words

Miniature Games

Leigh-Mallory, No. 12 Group and the Challenge of a New Job Assignment

In late 1937, Air Commodore Trafford Leigh-Mallory took up what was his first senior command as Air Officer Commanding (AOC) No. 12 Group. This job assignment came at a time in Leigh-Mallory’s career after the RAF had nurtured him to take up such a position. 1,486 more words

Royal Air Force

New Review

Laurence Stephenson reviewed BRITAIN AT WAR 1939 to 1945 what was life like during the war?

‘Great book. A book I could not put down. Not only does it cover the most salient points of the war. 81 more words


Spitfire trail to boost King's Lynn tourism

Tourists are expected to flock to King’s Lynn to follow a stunning trail of 20 model Spitfires being created there.

Fifteen of the 20 fibreglass Spitfires have already been ordered. 132 more words


A Spitfire "Not Looking Her Best", RAF Battle of Britain Memorial Flight Hangar, RAF Coningsby, 26/02/15.

If you are lucky enough to visit the Battle of Britain Memorial Flight’s visitor centre at RAF Coningsby and you pay to go on the hangar tour, as I did, you will more than likely see the aircraft of the Battle of Britain in a whole new light, for example I had never seen the petrol tank from a Spitfire before. 136 more words

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