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Blog 5

Dux Britanniarum, An October Deal

With the Dark nights creeping in and the inclination to spend the evening sat before a warming fire, what better time could there be than to reach for a copy of Dux Britanniarum, our Dark Age rules, and summon up...

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The Chain of Command Challenge

It’s not often we’ll be so direct as to ask “Do you prefer CoC, or the alternative?” but a very comprehensive review of Chain of Command and one of the alternative rule sets out there aimed at platoon level actions...

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First Patrol from FOB Cawnpore

10th April 2009 and A Company of 1 West Sussex Regiment have completed their handover from the Loamshires.  The West Sussex Battlegroup is deployed in Dastarkhan province with A Coy in FOB Cawnpore in the area of Bore Pallaw.  Major Zac...

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Partial as I am to leaping from my bath naked and running through the streets, propounding my latest theory, I thought I’d share this one with you: when it comes to Afghan civilians for Fighting Season you really cannot beat...

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A Company Prepare to Deploy

It’s now public knowledge that the West Sussex Regiment are off to Helmand Province where their six month tour of duty will see them deployed to the Dastarkhan region where they will be assisting the Government of the Islamic Republic...