IPMS Farnborough Model Club

2007 Archive

16th December 2007

Season’s Greetings to everyone! 

 

Diary for 2008 has been updated with every club night.  December competition results have been added.

 

17th November 2007

Pictures from this year’s Scale ModelWorld have been added.  Dates for next year’s Modelfest and Scale ModelWorld have been announced.  Diary and competition results for November have been updated.

 

6th November 2007

We aren’t half looking forward to The NationalsDiary has been updated.   Model Gallery for Gary Barling from IPMS Ottawa’s excellent work has been added.

 

12th October 2007

Pictures of Modelfest posted.   Diary and competition pages updated. 

 

27th September 2007

Looks like it was a record-breaking Modelfest.   Many thanks to all those who exhibited, visited, look part or helped with the running of what has been our biggest-ever event.

 

22nd September 2007

Many thanks to Revell for generously providing some excellent kits as prizes for the tombola at Modelfest.

 

19th September 2007

Updated Modelfest page, adding times and prices and Modelfest exhibitors

 

15th September 2007                  Battle of Britain Day

Models by Otto Ulrich and Brian Boot; photography by Allan Simpson and Pete Readman

 

Updated Diary, competition and Modelfest exhibitors pages.  Check out new photos of models by John Constable, Chris Bradley and Brian Boot.

 

31st August 2007

Updated Modelfest exhibitors pages.

 

17th August 2007

Updated Diary, competition and Modelfest exhibitors pages.

 

27th July 2007

Lots of new pics this month. There’s Tony Horton’s photos from the Royal International Air Tattoo, my pictures from the Beltring War & Peace Show, there’s pics of some of the July competition winners and some of the exotic entrants in the “What If?” Members’ Trophy

 

In the reference section there’s some shots of Bill Maloney and Otto Ulrich trying out 1:1th scale aviation with Bill’s Piper Cub.    While in the member’s galleries there’s pictures of Tony Horton’s Hurricane and my Corsair and Typhoon.

 

New links have been added to IPMS Early Risers club, to John McIllmurray’s AIMS, and to publishers Dalrymple & Verdun.

 

Finally, in the diary we have a new theme for the January 2008 Members’ Trophy competition.

 

23rd June 2007

Diary and competition updated; thanks to Allan Simpson for the photos.

 

28th May 2007

This year’s charity donation has been settled at £1,100, with £1,000 going to the Phyllis Tuckwell Hospice and a £100 to the St Francis Hospice in Romford.   This money comes from the club’s activities during the year, with the lion’s share due to our show, Modelfest.

 

Diary and competition updated, with a further photo of the competition showing just some of Nic Aronica’s prolific output.  Thanks to Allan Simpson for this month’s photos.

 

29th April 2007

New photos by Chris McKee include his Sabre, Centurion, T55, Cromwell and HMMWV, and some excellent painting on Brian Boot’s Samurai

 

The diary and competition results have been updated, and include photos of the winners.

 

18th March 2007

AGM held, and current club officers were confirmed in their roles.

 

Some colourful models by Tony Horton, Bill Simpson and Nic Aronica plus Diary and Competition updates

 

4th March 2007

Updated Diary, photos of some of the February 2007 competition winners, and Cromwell by Chris McKee.

 

28th January 2007

Photos of Scale ModelWorld competition winners by Andy Eaton, Chris McKee and Rod “Otto” Ulrich.

 

Pictures from the January 2007 club night, plus models by Nic Aronica, Sam Wilson, Julian Edwards and Alan Purusram.

 

New competition results page for 2007 created, and Diary has been updated.

 

Added Google search and site map.

 

1st January 2007....Happy New Year!

To start the year, there’s a new article on how to improve the Trumpeter 1/35th scale Chinook (US CH47D and RAF HC2 versions) by Rod “Otto” Ulrich in the reference section.

 

Photos from Scale ModelWorld 2006, taken by our good friend Gary Barling from IPMS Ottawa, have been added to the gallery

 

The Diary and competition results have been updated.

 

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