IPMS Avon is holding its 29th annual show in conjunction with Lincombe Barn Wargames Society on Sunday 4th August 2019.

The show is being held at the Thornbury Leisure Centre, north of Bristol where there will be over 2,300m2 of display space spread over 3 large, well lit halls. There is also ample free parking for participants and visitors alike.

The show is again combining its very popular mix of plastic modelling and wargaming with its wide variety of displaying clubs and traders making this fantastic show the biggest combined show of its kind in the South.

We invite all modelling / wargaming clubs and traders to join us.

For more details contact:


The lists will be updated as we receive confirmation of clubs and traders attending.

Model Clubs and Special Interest Groups (SIGs)
Aircraft Diorama Association
Avon Scale Model Society
Bristol East Model Railway Club
Cardiff Plastic Aeroplane Club
Castle Road Modellers
Cotswold Scale Plastic Modellers Group
F-16 SIG
Francois Military Miniatures
French Air Forces SIG
Gulf War SIG
Igor's Crazy Constructs
IPMS Gloucester
IPMS Plymouth
IPMS South East London
IPMS Wallingford
IPMS Warrington
IPMS West Glamorgan
ISCA Model Club IPMS Exeter
Kingswood M.M.A.
Mike Gill British Armour D-Day display
Mirage SIG
Modern British Armour SIG
Russian Wheels & Tracks SIG
South Staffs MAFVA IPMS
South Wales MAFVA
Southbrook Model Group
St Athan Scale Model Club
Sundowners Model Group
Sutton Spartans
Trowbridge Composite Wing
Truck SIG
Universal Modelling Society
West Berks Scale Model Club
Wiltshire Scale Modellers
Wolverhampton Model Club
Modelling Traders
Aeromodeller Books
Christopher Morris Books
Clive's Diecasts & Plastic Kits
Colin Lee
David Jeremy Metals
Graham Cooper
Ian Bryant
Jackhill Models
Just in Case
Klassic Kits
Lester Harrison Vintage Models
Masterclub UK
MOJO Models
Paul Davis Decals
Steve Young Models
Treehouse Models
WEEAC (David Willis)
Wargaming Clubs
Abbeywood Irregulars (The Return to Islandwana, 28mm Zulu War 1879)
Berkley Vale Wargaming Group (Art de la Guerre competition. Ancient period)
Friends Who Like Rapid Fire WW2 (La Fiere - June 8th/9th 1944)
Major Brothers (Russian Civil War following the Bolshevik Revolution)
Officer's Mess (Late 17th Century Warre of Imagination / The Siege of Vienna)
Portishead Warhammer (Frostgrave & Warhammer)
The Escape Committee (20mm WW2 Russian Front, Winter)
Wings of Glory


Competition Classes

Cost of Entry – first entry £1.50; every further entry £1.00. Juniors Free

  1. Class 1 – 1/72 scale and smaller Aircraft & Helicopter - OOBWE. (Out Of the Box With Enhancements).
  2. Class 2 – 1/72 scale and smaller Aircraft & Helicopter - Mod.
  3. Class 3 – 1/71 scale to 1/48 scale Aircraft & Helicopter - OOBWE.
  4. Class 4 – 1/71 scale to 1/48 scale Aircraft & Helicopter - Mod.
  5. Class 5 – 1/47 scale or larger Aircraft & Helicopter - OOBWE.
  6. Class 6 – 1/47 scale or larger Aircraft & Helicopter - Mod.
  7. Class 7 – Military Vehicles 1/35 scale or larger – OOBWE.
  8. Class 8 - Military Vehicles 1/35 scale or larger – Mod.
  9. Class 9 – Military Vehicles 1/36 scale or smaller -OOBWE.
  10. Class 10 - Military Vehicles 1/36 scale or smaller – Mod.
  11. Class 11 – Civilian Vehicles all scales.
  12. Class 12 - Figures all scales. Busts or single full-bodied figures mounted on a base with or without terrain.
  13. Class 13 – Ships, Submarines and sailing vessels – OOBWE.
  14. Class 14 - Ships, Submarines and sailing vessels – Mod.
  15. Class 15 – Sci-Fi & Fantasy any scale any subject.
  16. Class 16 – Dioramas any scale any subject.
  17. Class 17 – War Game Unit any scale with a minimum of 8 foot figures, 5 mounted and 3 models eg chariots, elephants, tanks or vehicles
  18. Class 18 – Junior Modellers any subject any scale.
  19. Class 19 – Miscellaneous – Any model any scale not covered in classes 1 to 18 above!
Thornbury Leisure Centre, Alveston Hill, Thornbury,
South Gloucestershire, BS35 3JB
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