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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

D-day

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

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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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