Category Archives: Wargaming

Wargaming Weekend in Tameside

Need more time to roll the dice? It’s generally the case that having spent the time to set up an extensive game that there’s never enough time to fight through to the bitter end… so, in an attempt to right that wrong, this weekend, the Mailed Fist Wargames Group are holding a wargaming weekend running from […]

Wargaming at Armed Forces Day in Tameside

Wargaming at Armed Forces Day 2014 For the second year in succession, we had a presence at the Tameside Armed Forces Day held in Victoria Park, Denton. All of the groups that meet at our HQ were represented: East Manchester Historical Games Society, Mailed Fist Wargames Group, the National Association of Road Transport Modellers and the […]

Battlegroup North – Historic Military Vehicle Rally, Wargaming and Living History Show

Once again, we will be attending the fantastic Battlegroup North – a two day extravaganza of Historic Military Vehicles, Wargaming and Living History re-enactors – at the Yorkshire Air Museum, Elvington near York. The show has been running for many years and features some excellent wargames (both display and participation), wonderfully restored military vehicles & […]

Northern DBM League – Update

It would appear that an excellent time was had by all at the re-arranged Round 4 of the Northern DBM League at our venue, yesterday. Over 30 competitors attended for some fast & furious dice-rolling filling the room nicely. I only managed to call in briefly, mid-morning, but everyone seemed to be having a good time! […]

Northern DBM League

Following a treble booking at their previously arranged venue, the Northern DBM League needed a quick switch of venue. As one of the organisers – Colin Betts – is also one of the members of East Manchester Historical Games, it was a simple matter of booking the room and the switch took place. Further details […]