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Wyre Forest Wargames Club is a small club dedicated to all forms of wargaming. Originally we were based in Kidderminster, Worcestershire, although nowadays our members come from all over the surrounding area. We have members from all parts of Worcestershire, Herefordshire and Shropshire. Including Bewdley, Bromsgrove, Droitwich, Hereford, Ledbury, Stourport, Redditich, Worcester and Wolverhampton.

We meet once a month, the 3rd Sunday of the month normally. We meet at St. Ambrose Parish Hall, Leswell St., Kidderminster, WORCS, DY10 1RP.

Check out the Diary for the meeting dates -

2017 Dates

  • September 10th
  • October 15th
  • November 19th
  • December 9th (note this is a Saturday)

2018 Dates

  • January 21st
  • February 25th
  • March 25th
  • April 15th
  • May 20th
  • June 24th
  • July 8th
  • August 19th
  • September 16th
  • October 21st
  • November 18th
  • December 9th

Contact us at -

wyreforestgamers@yahoo.co.uk

The club forum is here - WFGamers Forum. Anyone can view the forum but you must register to download material there or contribute. Registry is free and easy to do.

Club Yahoo Group: Used for organising games, chatting, etc.

Click on the links below to go to the various setions of the clubs activities.

Flames of War: Click here for some pictures of a recent game.

Board games: Under Construction

ECW Rules Group: A Yahoo group for our English Civil War rules.

19th Century War Rules Group: A Yahoo group for our 19th Century rules.

 

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Mit Blut und Eisen

A new set of wargaming rules for mid 19th century European and American wars. Click here for details.

Warr Without An Enemie

A new set of wargaming rules for the English Civil Wars developed and published by the club. Click here for details.

Twilight of the Sun King: Birth of the Age of Reason

A new set of wargaming rules for large battles in the period 1680-1721 developed by members of the group. Click here for details.

 

Gallery

Gallery of pictures of our games and figures.

 

Other recent pages

New book on the 1st Peninsula War (1702-1712). Click here for details.

Book on the incident packed Spanish Campaign of 1710. Click here for details.

Poltava and the Russian Campaign of 1708-09 book. Click here for details.

The Bourbon Succession Saved, the Battle of Almanza, 1707. A new article with OOB's, scenario, etc - Click here for details.

 

In addition we have great pleasure in hosting a series of articles by Andy Callan. These consist of a number of innovative rules for the American War of Independence, American Civil War river warfare and Dark Age infantry battles. Click here to view them.

 

Gaming Research and Resources

A new project to provide quality army lists, scenarios and other material for the gamers. Initially the focus was on the Great Northern War and the new Polemos: GNW rules, see below.

Click here for a list of available Army Lists

 

Polemos: Great Northern War

A new set of rules for large battles in the Great Northern War (1700 - 1721). The rules can be used with any scale of figures and any basing system. The focus is on using real armies and specific lists of armies from individual battles and campaigns. The rules contain full army lists and unit lists for the battles of Narva (1700), Klissow (1702), Lesnaja (1708), Poltava (1709) and Helsingborg (1710).

New: A picture of an early playtest session from 1888!!! Also 'Starter Armies' and 'Scenario Generator' to download.

Click Here for information on these rules.

Nick Dorrell & Tony Hyams

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