Monthly Archives: February 2011

A view from the front

A view down the valley

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Pressure starting to tell

Pressure at Papelotte

The allied lines are stating to be pressured all down the valley from Hougoumont to Papelotte… Continue reading

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Pressure at Papelotte

Pressure at Papelotte

The position of the outbuildings at Papelotte means that things »

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Waterloo – continued advance

Continued advance

Over the next couple of turns the French continued to »

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The French Advance at Waterloo

Waterloo Turn One

“Todays fox”… Napoleons French are lined out and ready and are advancing across the board whilst Wellington sits on the ridge in front of them waiting the onslaught… Continue reading

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Waterloo, initial deployments

Initial Deployment areas

OK so here are the basic initial deployment areas for the battle of Waterloo. The French are preparing to attack the British, who are positioned opposite them on the ridge the other side of the valley… Continue reading

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The big day is nearly upon us…

Well tomorrow is the big day… the first weekend event at the NEW wargames holiday centre. We will be welcoming some old faces and some new ones to the centre to fight the battle of Waterloo. Continue reading

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Dedication to our dear friend.

Mark opened today‚Äôs events with a dedication to the man whose vision and support has made this new Wargames Holiday Centre a possibility, Mike Ingham… Continue reading

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Further memoirs

or is it Daniel Craig?

I received these photos just today, from a dear friend of Mikes, Paul Williamson. I just have to share them with you as they are a great reminder of the man and made me smile!

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A light goes out!

Offering a ruling!

Sadly, on Friday the 4th February at approximately 10:45 Mike Ingham finally succumbed to a lengthy period of illness. Continue reading

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