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William Coutts
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Battle of Belvoir Castle 1200AD.
Last night we eventually fought this battle which was put off from last week due to "diminished" numbers-however,only Graham,Brian and I turned up again last night,so we made the best of it and fought a great game. In the excitement,I forgot to take any pho...

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The "non-game"
Due to a set of circumstances on Sunday,only Graham and I were available to play the planned Crusader game,but,as it was so big,we decided to delay the game until next Sunday when,hopefully,everyone will be available!! However,the fact of not playing on Sun...

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Preview of game for Sunday 10th Sept 2017.
As way of a break from my "normal" format,I am posting this preview of our planned game for this Sunday. Top photo is the scenario,bottom is the table as the "lads" will see it on Sunday. This is the Saracen right flank-I am using my "El Cid" Moors for the ...

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WW2 re-match/rules test.
After a bitter dis-appointment at Border Reiver show on Saturday,we needed a good game to lift our spirits,and last night was just the tonic. We revisited last week's game,but the British were in possession of the village(with less forces than the previous ...

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28mm WW2 houses.
After our game had finished on Sunday,Paul and Dave had a conversation on the size of houses,and how difficult it was,due to the "footprint" of houses on the wargames table,to represent them properly,and for them to look in scale,and of course,to fit figure...

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WW2 Rules test and game.
If knowledge is power,then our small club must have the most powerful members in the wargames world!!-It is well known that I am not a fan of WW2,but the rest of the "boys" are,and last night we had a most interesting game and rules test,and it always amaze...

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"They Shall Not Pass" 217BC
As Brian and Dave were not available last night,it fell to Paul,Graham and I to fight a grand battle,pitting Carthaginians against some Alpine Tribes-and what a tussle it turned out to be! Top photo is scenario and initial troop dispositions,bottom photo is...

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Battle of the Kipchaqu camp 1240AD.
Last night saw our second attempt at staging a game involving my Mongol army,against a combined Russian and Kipchaqu army. Top photo is scenario and background info. and bottom photo is the table before any movement. Because Brian was still feeling not quit...

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Castle Roddis 1100AD.
After spending a traumatic day at the R.V.I. with my wife who had a successful,but not straightforward, cataract operation,I am now back on track to deliver this blog on our great game on Sunday! The usual scenario and table before any movement. Because Bri...
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