Category Archives: News

Nick Hawkins

It is with great sadness we have to record that Nick Hawkins, one of our club members, has passed away suddenly. Nick was an inventive creator of games, working at the time of his death both on the Props and Pilots WW2 air rules, and his delightful Twilight Practice variant on the Sharp Practice rules. […]

Peterborough Wargames Club and the GCN

At an Emergency General Meeting of the club held on 19 September 2016, it was resolved that the club would not renew its membership of the Gaming Club Network.

Hereward Wargames Show 2016 trade and game signups

Just a heads up that trade and game bookings are now up for this year’s Hereward Wargames show. The signup form and email are on the site att http://www.hereward-wargames.co.uk/

AGM Notes 2016

Please congratulate (or commiserate with) Ash, who joins Mike, Carl and Reuben on the committee, replacing Dale. Our thanks to Dale for his help over the past year. We raised £70 for the Battlegames Combat Stresss appeal in a dice off for a copy of Warlord’s Beyond the Games of Antares starter set.

Obituary: Steve Frisby

Steve Frisby was a founding member of our club back in the the late eighties. He was a stalwart of our early attempts at running participation games at shows and frequently represented the club in BHGS competitions, where he won many trophies at DBR and Warhammer, including umpiring Warhammer events at Britcon. He won several […]

AGM notes

Please congratulate DaleR, who joins Mike, Carl and Reuben on the club committee. Our thanks to AndyH, who has stood down due to Real Life after a year of sterling service. The club is planning to organise several tournaments this year – SAGA, War and Conquest, Dreadball, WAB and Bolt Action. Watch this space for […]

Top 20 games of 2014

This is taken from the list of scheduled games posted to our forum before each Monday for the past year – obviously it doesn’t include games arranged on the day… and it is skewed by the club campaigns… but here we go…. 20th=: Wings Of War, Bushido, Flames Of War ‘Nam, Future War Commander, Kings […]

Hereward Wargames Show – 1 Nov 2015

The first Hereward Wargames Show will be held on Sunday November 1st 2015 at the Cresset centre in Bretton, Peterborough, under the auspices of the club. It is our intention that the show will feature a considerable number of participation games, as well as the usual demonstration games, traders, and a Table Top Sale, with stalls available […]

Salute 2014

We took a game to Salute this year – specifically we took the “Dead’s Army” game Rob came up with for Halloween last year, featuring hordes of the Nazi undead against the loyal Home Guard of Walmington on Sea. Many thanks to Rob, AndyM, Carl, Chris and Grahame for helping out, both with the scenery […]

Hammerhead 2014

We’ll be at Hammerhead again this year, with another of our cheerfully insane participation games: this year? It’s “A Very Tiny Civil War – the Battle of the Patio”. Watch this space for more details.