Friday, 2 December 2011

Recon 2011 less than 24 Hours away

Things are already well under way to ensure tomorrow show runs smoothly.  We will beopening the doors to the public at 10a.m. and the show will run untill 4p.m.

Entrance is £2.50, and £1.25 for under 12s.

See you at the show.

Sunday, 27 November 2011

Bring And Buy Book Forms

Well the show is less than a week away and thankfully the weather is looking fine and clear this year (after the 2ft of snow last year!)

The bring and buy will be in operation as normal and you can now download a PDF of the booking form.  If you can have the form filled in prior to your arrival it will give you more time to enjoy the show and hopefully keep the rush down in the morning.

Recon 2011 Bring and Buy Booking Form

Thursday, 10 November 2011

Directions to Recon 2011

Recon is held at the Pudsey Civic Hall, Leeds. 

First time visitors to Recon should note that Pudsey Civic Hall is NOT in Pudsey itself, but actually a mile or so north.

The full address for the venue is:

Pudsey Civic Hall, Dawson's Corner, Pudsey, Leeds, LS28 5TA 

The venue telephone number is: (0113) 214 6110

Travelling by Car.

For directions to the venue via car we recommed you plan a route using the AA or RAC route planners, both of which are free services.

It should be noted that there is free parking around the venue.

An overview of the area where the hall is located can be found on Google Maps.

Travelling by Rail.

If you are planning to travel via public transport, then the New Pudsey Railway Station, Owlcoat Lane is located just ten minutes walk away with regular trains from Central Leeds, Bradford and Halifax.  For more information regarding rail services to this station click here.

Travelling by Bus.

The main bus routes from Leeds, Bradford and Halifax drop off on Bradford Road which is just outside the venue.  The bus services on the route are 72, 508, X6, & 15.  Please consult your local operator for more detailed information and timetables or Leeds Bus Station.

Trader Contact Details

Traders wishing to attend Recon should contact Andrew Parkin, President of the Wakefield and Osset Wargames Society. 

Andrew can be contacted

via email :

via telephone : 01924 276980 (please leave a message with your name and telephone number)

Welcome to the Recon Show Blog

Welcome to the new blog dedicated to the Recon Wargames Show, a show dedicated to bringing you traders and games from across across the hobby of Miniature Wargames.

This year show, will be held on Saturday 3rd December opening at 10a.m. till 4p.m at the Pudsey Civic Hall, Dawson's Corner, Pudsey, Leeds, LS28 5TA.

Confirmed attendees and the hall layout for this years are shown below;

Click here to download a PDF of the hall layout.

Ainsty Castings           
Baccus 6mm               
T Bavage            
Critical Mass Games      
Cuirassier Books
Curteys / 1st Corps       
Dice Shop Online
East Riding Mins.       
Four A Miniatures       
Graham's Wuerkshoppe   
Instant Armies           
Dave Lanchester Books   
Lesley's Bits Box       
Magnetic Displays
Monarch Military Books   
Mr Models
P.G. Scenics           
Pireme Publishing       
Rubicon Scenics           
Dave Thomas    
Tumbling Dice           
Under the Bed
Wargames Emporium       
Worley Books