Welcome to the IPMS Farnborough Model Club
We specialise in static scale models made from plastic construction kits, but welcome and encourage all forms of modelling
Please check the diary page for updates of the shows we were planning to attend and which have now been cancelled due to COVID-19
Once again this month we will be doing a virtual club meeting on Monday 10th at 8pm using the usualt Zoom link. Paul will send out an email with the link details to all members who we have a valid email address for. This will also include a link to a gallery to allow you to upload photos for August. The July Gallery page is now closed and accessible via the Meeting Galleries page links to the left.
We have had to take the decision to cancel Modelfest in September due to the COVID-19 pandemic, We shall return in 2021,
The Competition gallery and results table are now up to date with March's club meeting which included the Members Trophy, the them of which this time was What If. The winenr was Roger Woodbridge with is "What if the Germans had won?" Warwalker
and here is Roger receiving the trrophy from Eric:
This is the month we also said au revoir to Sam and Josey as they move 'oop north' and to show our appreciation for the work put in as Competition secretary, we gave him a leaving present
We wish Sam and Joesy all the best in their new location!
The first club meet of the year saw the voting for the Model of the Year 2019. This was won by Hugh Beyts with his superb scratch built Supermarien Channel:
and here is Hugh recieving his trophy from Sam
Second place was Les Burningham with his HMCS Drumheller
Third was Jim Potts with his Scammell Pioneer
You can see the full gallery from the Model of the year 2019 at this link
Happy New Year! The old news has been moved to the 2019 archive click here