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WILLIAM BRITAINS AND THE ANGLO-ZULU WAR

     I spent Friday evening at the Victoria Rifles Club in London, at the annual 'Collectors' Club' event from William Britains, the toy soldier people. My involvement with Britains - as a customer, at least - goes back a long way, to my boyhood, inevitably, when one of the few ways to satisfy my nascent interest in history was buying their figures.

Sad News; Mike McCabe

     Lt. Col. Mike McCabe passed away on Monday 4th November 2013 after a long battle against prostate cancer.

HOLTS ANNOUNCE 2014 Anglo-ZULU WAR TOUR ITINERARY

     Holts Tours, the UK's leading battlefield tour operators, have just announced their itinerary for the 2014 tour of the Anglo-Zulu War battlefields. Now obviously I'm biased - I lead it, so please don't expect an impartial opinion from me! - but I think it is by far the best organised tour of the historic sites of the old Zulu kingdom out there.

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