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  • Two new MG models have been listed on the future models page.  We have added details to the Future Models page of a new MG TA Police Car as used by the Lancashire Constabulary, and an MG TF Police Car used by the Kent Constabulary.  These models are in the final stage of design and can be pre-ordered to reserve your model from the first batch to be made.   (6 May 2017)
  • The Alvis V8 Burns Special model is now available.  Models of the Alvis V8 Burns Special are now available.  The model is in bright blue with a white interior and is in a limited edition quantity of only 35.   (16 November 2016)
  • The Riley RMD model is now available.  Models of the Riley RMD 1.5 Litre Convertible are now available.  The model is available in Black with a red interior or Red with a beige interior, both with the hood up.   (31 July 2016)
  • The MG EX120 Record Breaker model is now available.  We are pleased to advise that models of the MG EX120 Record Breaker are now available.  In addition a number of models have been added to the Special Offers page.   (12 July 2016)
  • The planned Alvis V8 Burns Special model has been added to the future models page. Two new articles have also been added.  We have added details to the future models page of the planned model of the Alvis V8 Burns Special car.  These will be in a small limited edition and can be pre-ordered now.  An article on the history of this car can be seen here.  In addition a historical articale on Duncan Industries has been added to the site.   (11 June 2016)
  • The Healey Duncan Coupé model and several special offer models now available.  Models of the Healey Duncan Coupé are now available and photographs have been added to the site.  In addition some models of the Bentley MkVI Abbott Drophead Coupé and the MG PA and MG PB are now available.  The Future Models page has been updated and now includes details of a planned model of the Bentley 4 1/2 litre 'Bertie' Vanden Plas(19 May 2016)
  • Two new Future Models listed and available for pre-order.  Models of the MG Record Breaker EX120 can now be ordered for delivery from the first batch.  They will be available in gloss green over matt green with a green interior.  In addition details have been added of the Riley RMD 1.5 litre convertible, which is also available for pre-order.  There are two colour combinations, black body with red interior, or red body with beige interior.  Models can be ordered with the hood open or the hood up.  (30 Apr 2016)
  • Healey Duncan Coupé models now available for pre-order.  Models of the Healey Duncan Coupé, the next model to be made by J & M Classics, can now be ordered for delivery from the first batch.  They will be available in silver grey with a red interior, green with a brown interior, old English white with a red interior, and alice blue with a blue interior.  (30 Mar 2016)
  • MG Salonette and MG EX182 MGA models now available.  Models of the MG J1 Salonette can now be ordered.  They are available in Light beige over black, with beige wire wheels, or in Green roof over cream body, wings in green, with cream wire wheels. We also have a few models of the MG EX182 MGA 24 hour Le Mans 1955 cars.  (8 Nov 2015)
  • Alvis TC21/100 Grey Lady Saloon models now available.  Models of the Alvis TC21/100 Grey Lady Saloon can now be ordered.  They are available in four standard colours of Dark grey over silver grey, Maroon over cream, Maroon over grey, and Black over yellow.  (2 Sept 2015)
  • We now have models of the Alvis Speed 20 owned by John George Haigh.  John George Haigh, known as the Acid Bath Murderer owned an Alvis Speed 20 car which we have made a model of.  He believed that if a body could not be found then he could not be convicted of murder.  He dissolved his victims bodies in acid.  An article on his life has also been added to the site.  He claimed to have murdered 8 people, was convicted of murder and hanged.  (26 Aug 2015)
  • New MG model available and details of the Alvis Grey Lady saloon added to site.  We now have the first batch of the MG J1 4 seater models available.  In addition we have a few Delage D8-120 Aerocoupe models for sale.  Details of the planned Alvis TC21/100 Saloon have been added to the future models page, and this model can be reserved for despatch as soon as it is available. (12 Jun 2015)
  • New Manoir Miniature models added.  We have now added two new Manoir Miniature models, the Bentley 4 1/2 Litre Vanden Plas 1928, a 4 seater tourer, and a Bentley 4 1/2 Litre Swept Wing Vanden Plas Le-Mans style 4 seater tourer.  Both can be pre-ordered now with first deliveries expected in April. (23 Mar 2015)
  • Alvis Speed 25 Tourer models available.  The Alvis Speed 25 Tourer model is now available to order, with first models being posted out in early January.  Photographs of the model are shown on site. (30 Dec 2014)
  • Alvis Speed 25 Tourer and MG J1 Salonette models added to site.  The Alvis Speed 25 Tourer model is now at a stage where it can be pre-ordered, for delivery in December.  Similarly the MG J1 Salonette can be pre-ordered, with delivery expected in January 2015. (7 Nov 2014)
  • Models of the Jowett Bradford Lorry added.  The new Jowett Bradford Lorry model is now available in a number of colours and versions.  It is also available as a kit. (15 July 2014)
  • A new Daimler model and details of the Jowett Bradford Lorry added. A new Daimler model, of the DJ250 series Conquest Century car which was owned by Field Marshal Montgomery has been added to site.  Details of the Bradford Lorry model have also been added to site.  This model (and the same model as a kit) can be pre-ordered now, with models expected to be available in July.  The future models page has been updated to show what we plan to make in the future. (6 June 2014)
  • Two new models added. The model of the Alvis 4.3 Litre Vanden Plas Short Chassis Tourer is now available and detailed photographs are available.  In addition we now have available models of the Humber Super Snipe used by General Montgomery in the African campaign.  These can be seen on the Special Offers page. (9 October 2013)
  • New models added.  A model of the Alvis TC21/100 Grey Lady owned by Douglas Bader is now available.  The pattern for the Alvis 4.3 Litre Vanden Plas Short Chassis Tourer is now finished and the model can now be ordered.  Two Bentley models, the Bentley 4-1/2 Litre Supercharged 1930 French Grand Prix No. 18, Model B8 and the Bentley 4-1/2 Litre Supercharged 1930 Brooklands 500 miles No. 38, model B9 are also available in small quantities. (9 August 2013)
  • New Alvis models added.  A model of the Alvis TD21 Drophead and the Alvis TE21 Drophead cars owned by Douglas Bader have been added to the site.  Several Invicta models that were out of stock are now available again. (1 June 2013)
  • New Future models added.  Details are given on the Future Models page of several planned Alvis models which include models of cars owned by Douglas Bader, and an Alvis 4.3L short chassis Vanden Plas Tourer model. (18 February 2013)
  • Jowett Bradford Utility and MG models now available.  The Bradford light 4 Utility deluxe model is now available, as are the MG M Type Midget and the MG TD Midget. (21 December 2012)
  • MG models and Jowett Bradford Utility models added to site.  We have added models of the MG M Type Midget 1930/31, the MG TB Tickford coupe by Salmons 1939, the MG TD Midget 1950 and the Jowett Bradford deluxe light 4 Utility vehicle to site.  In addition a new kit of the Bradford light 4 Utility is available. (6 November 2012)
  • Large range of Special Offer Models added to site.  We have added a large range of special offer models to the site, including much reduced price Alvis, Healey, Daimler, Jowett and Bentley models.  An article reviewing the Bradford Van model has also been added. (17 August 2012)
  • Bradford Van and MG TF Models available.  We now have models of the Bradford Van and the Bradford Van Kit available on site.  In addition the new version of the MG TF is available - in various colours and options, including left and right hand drive.  Kits have been separated into a new section of the site so that they can be seen more readily. (22 May 2012)
  • New models have been added to the site.  We have added models of a road going version of the Invicta S Type cycle wing car(8 April 2012)