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Dave showell
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Better Late than Never
The first post of the New Year, which is a bit later than I had hoped, but that's life for you. I have managed to get in two games so far this year; both of which I even managed to win! Not sure how I did that. The first game was a WWII bash on the Eastern ...

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Just made it! The last post of the year.
Wishing everybody a Happy New Year and I hope you all had a good  Christmas. Since my last post there has been no gaming. This might have something to do with all of the above (ie Christmas) what with the usual shopping, preparing, entertaining and being en...

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November;blimey where did that go!!!!
Well November has been and gone,and no blog post,bugger! Since my last post the new kitchen has at last been done, and the boss is very happy. That means that gaming  life can resume hurrah,so this last Monday Adrian and I got down the summer house for a ww...

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Life, a thick head and pleasant surprises
Gaming life has been somewhat eratic due to a combination of picking up a bug which has had me feeling crap and the fact that we are in the middle of a house refurbishment which has filled up the shed with furniture and household bits and pieces. But I did ...

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The End of Summer
I thought I ought to update this blog as it has been a while. As usual, life has got in the way somewhat. During the course of the summer I have been slowly renovating some of my terrain which, as you know, can get a bit battered over time. And, as I have g...

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Terrain Making
This last weekend, I thought I would try my hand at a bit of terrain making. I have always quite liked teddybear fur terrain. I have made one before, so thought I would have another go with some slight modifications to my technique. This is a tutorial-ish o...

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May you live in intresting times!
Well, it's been an interesting few weeks; I don't mind saying. On the eventful day, Thursday, 23rd June, while the rest of the UK was voting whether 'in' or 'out', we were having our own small domestic crisis. The French, I am told, had sent some warm air o...

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Long time no see
The first post in a very long time! The reason I have not been posting that much, ie at all in the past year are many fold: First up time - or more accurately the lack of it. I was working a 60 hour plus week and blogging seemed to come at the end of the li...

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Game 2 of the Nasty Cough campaign
The Gaming Season seems to have arrived. No less than four of the Monday Night gamers got together; we had a very pleasant evening of rolling dice and pushing the toys around the table. This was game 2 of the intermittent - I hope, ongoing - Nasty Cough cam...

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A Game - the first one in the shed this year!
This last Bank Holiday Monday, two of the Monday Night Gamers, ie me and Adrian, actually got our act together and had a game. The beginning of my Russian front campaign, the advance to the river Nasty Cough. This campaign I hope will be on-going and a regu...
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