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Arcane Steve27 Sep 2021 4:25 a.m. PST

I have provided links below to my blog giving details of the first 'Bill Hooks BASH' held at Boards and Swords in early September. I hope that you find the reports entertaining and of use.

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Personal logo Grelber Supporting Member of TMP27 Sep 2021 9:32 a.m. PST

The Wars of the Roses seem like the highpoint for colorful heraldry, with their banners and tabards. Beautiful armies!

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Who has to go paint some more olive drab

cavcrazy27 Sep 2021 11:37 a.m. PST

Superb on every level.

MacColla29 Sep 2021 12:56 p.m. PST

Is that a Bourchier banner that's upside down, Steve?

Arcane Steve30 Sep 2021 4:12 a.m. PST

Hi Macolla, Well spotted! Yes, I was 'outed' for this on the day! I seem to have a habit of putting flags on upside down. I managed the same trick with my Napoleonic Brits, 2/44th Regt.

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The good news that this was an easier fix. As it was PVA on metal, I could just 'flip' it over and slide the flag down the metal spear. I had only temporarily fixed the flag to the movement tray.

I was working on producing a batch of flags to 'pretty up' my units for the event. Sometimes more haste is less speed!

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