Author Archives: Mike

Posh Lard 2019

We’re holding another Too Fat Lardies event this year, on Sunday June 2nd. Tickets are £5 (available, along with more details, from the link above), for which you get a day of Lard action, with a number of games available for you to try out. This is your chance to try out the club’s Bloody […]

Upcoming shows

The club will be at two shows this month: Campaign: MK – one of our favourite shows, held in the Centre.mk shopping mall, open to the general public and free. Usually lots of great participation games and a few traders you don’t see anywhere else. We’re taking a Hundred Years War game based on a scenario […]

Hereward Wargames Show 2019

Advance tickets (£3, so you’ll save £2 on the door price) are now on sale. As usual we’ll have a great range of participation and demonstration games and traders. If you were a trader or put on a game at the show in the last couple of years, expect to hear from us in the […]

Posh Lard 2018

A gathering of the followers of Lard for a Sunday of gaming on June 24th 2018. Check here for more details.

Your 2018 Committee

Please congratulate (or commiserate with, as you think fit): Mike Whitaker: Chair Ash Philips: Treasurer Dale Robinson: Secretary Pippa Peile: Members Rep Dan Philips: Members Rep Gary Martin: Members Rep

SAGA Iron Man cancelled

Due to a combination of circumstances we’ve had to cancel the SAGA Iron Man day scheduled for July 16. Hopefully we’ll be able to rearrange it for later in the year. Anyone who’s entered via our club payments system will receive a refund shortly.

Warhammer Ancient Battles Day

General consensus at the club seems to be that WAB 1.5 is still the best version of WAB, especially when it’s Age of Arthur themed. With this in mind, we’re throwing a WAB 1.5 Day on Sunday November 12, for folks with Age of Arthur armies. Player pack to follow, but if you want to come along, […]

Posh Lard 2017

A gathering of the followers of Lard for a Sunday of gaming on July 23rd 2017. The club will be putting on a battalion-scale game of IABSM, which has space for four or five players a side, if not more – other games may well be available. Check here for more details.

SAGA Iron Man Day

Ok – it’s official. With huge thanks to Richard Keenan from Gripping Beast, we’ll be running a SAGA Iron Man day on Sunday July 16. Entry is £10 – more details on the event page here – scroll down to the bottom to pay for your entry

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. […]