Report: 2016 Scale ModelWorld

A big moment in the club’s 11 year history. Our first appearance displaying at Scale ModelWorld, widely considered to be the biggest and best model show in the world! Our whole year had been building up to this weekend in November, where we would cap off a tour of shows that had taken us fromContinue reading “Report: 2016 Scale ModelWorld”

GTK Boxer sgSanKfz armoured ambulance

Here’s some modern armour to get excited about. Club member Craig has recently completed his latest model kit, the Revell 1/35 GTK Boxer sgSanKfz armoured ambulance, in German forces markings. The versatile German-Dutch Boxer comes in many variants. The Revell kit that Craig has built covers the medical ambulance module that is mounted on the vehicle,Continue reading “GTK Boxer sgSanKfz armoured ambulance”

Camel Team Lotus-Honda 99T

James’ latest F1 car has been a long time coming! It’s the Tamiya 1:20 Camel Team Lotus-Honda 99T. The kit itself is the original release from 1988 which is so old it contained the tobacco decals on the standard decal sheet! The standard kit has been modified with the addition of the Studio 27 photo-etch set,Continue reading “Camel Team Lotus-Honda 99T”

Report: 2016 Abingdon IPMS Show

Right on the back of one show report comes another. On the 1st October we were at our 11th event of the year – Abingdon IPMS’ show at Larkmead School. This is an event that is more local to the club and consequently is a bit of an easier journey! Martin, Sam, James and CraigContinue reading “Report: 2016 Abingdon IPMS Show”

Report: 2016 IPMS Avon Show

Better late than never as they say! IPMS Middleton Cheney made its second appearance at IPMS Avon’s annual show at Thornbury Leisure Centre in South Gloucestershire on 7th August 2016. As usual for what is a large and always well-attended show, we had an excellent time. Of particular enjoyment at this particular event is theContinue reading “Report: 2016 IPMS Avon Show”

WATCH: Our display at the Sutton Coldfield Model Spectacular

It’s been a bit quiet lately on the website, but here’s a treat for you. Sam and Matt travelled up to the Sutton Coldfield Model Spectacular on 11th September and with them came our Star Trek display as we made our debut at our most northerly show in the club’s history! Both had a greatContinue reading “WATCH: Our display at the Sutton Coldfield Model Spectacular”

Sutton Coldfield Model Spectacular Confirmed

Show appearances continue to be added for the remaining months of 2016 for IPMS Middleton Cheney. The latest to be confirmed is the Sutton Coldfield Model Spectacular, which will mark the most northerly show the club has attended to date. The show is scheduled for the 11th September, meaning the club will have two consecutiveContinue reading “Sutton Coldfield Model Spectacular Confirmed”

New shows confirmed to finish 2016 season

IPMS Middleton Cheney are delighted to confirm that the club will be attending three more events that will complete the club’s 2016 show season. Chief of these will be our inaugural appearance at Scale ModelWorld in Telford on the 12th & 13th November. Billed as the largest model show in the world, we’ll be bringingContinue reading “New shows confirmed to finish 2016 season”

Report: Middleton Fete & Bloxham Steam Rally

Over the last few weeks the club has been putting in the hard yards with appearances at two local non-modeling themed events. We like to support local activities as much as possible, not only does it give visitors something else to look at, but it allows us to get into the community, make ourselves visible,Continue reading “Report: Middleton Fete & Bloxham Steam Rally”