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NEW funding for Online project

Models for Heroes have been granted funding by the Positive Pathways programme from the Armed Forces Covenant Fund Trust. Walking With The Wounded are in partnership with Models for Heroes...

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Beneficiary benefits.

WO2 Wayne Cooper shares his account of joining in with the recent 48hour build, his fears, his anxieties and his triumphs. “I grew up making models with my father but...

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48hours of 1/48 scale models

The Model Officers Mess facebook group turned 4 years old this week. To celebrate they pulled out the bunting and paper plates and organised a group build. Not just any...

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The Tank Museum’s supportive video.

The Tank Museum has produced a video Hosted by Curator David Willey and Actor Chris Barrie, “A Salute to Model Making” features well-known faces like Al Murray and Lindybeige talking...

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Founder receives award

The Founder and Chairman of Models for Heroes, Malcolm Childs has received an award from Prime Minister Boris Johnson. The Points of Light Award is presented to outstanding volunteers showing...

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24 Hour Model Making Marathon

The Fermanagh Modellers who hail from the Ely Centre in Fermanagh, Northern Ireland raised a stonking £656 for Models for Heroes. Their stubbornness and dogged determination saw 6 of the...

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24 Hour Charity Painting

Grim Dice Tabletop Gaming alongside the YouTube Channel Broadsword Wargaming raised £383 for Models for Heroes by Live Streaming a 24 hour painting challenge. Followers and viewers of the Facebook...

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£5,440 raised

On Friday 30th October, the International Scale Modeller community organised and ran a Charity Auction in aid of Models for Heroes. News of the auction and the rarity of some...

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New Ambassador

Long standing supporter of Models for Heroes, Luke Carswell has been appointed as our newest Ambassador. Luke works in Birmingham as a Paramedic and has served Her Majesty’s Armed Forces...

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Silver Awarded

Models for Heroes have been awarded Silver as part of the Employer Recognition Scheme. Recognised for our dedication to employees and volunteers. Not just for our work we do for...

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M4H become a CIC

This month, an application to Office of the Regulator of Community Interest Companies (CIC) satisfied requirements for Models for Heroes to join the other 3,500 CICs in the UK. The...

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Rubicon Models UK Deliver

Rubicon Models have long been a favourite at our modelling sessions because of their ease to build, their satisfying level of detail and their incredibly wide range of accurate WW2...

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Airfix Flying Hours

The biggest name in model making have pledged support for Models for Heroes as part of their re-launch of the Airfix Club Memberships. Thanks to the model manufacturer giant you...

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Keep Calm and Keep Step Campaign

Because of the COVID-19 crisis out fundraising capability had ceased. No one was running model shows anymore and so our collection tins across the nation were not being filled. The...

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Isolation Relief

Models for Heroes have been extremely busy during the lockdown. Many charities, local and national are working hard to provide food and supplies to vulnerable beneficiaries. Many are struggling with...

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Our response to the Covid-19 crisis.

Reacting to the global pandemic of Covid – 19 meant we had to learn very quickly. With guidance from the government and charity sector advisers we closed our modelling sessions,...

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National Lottery Funded

We are excited to be awarded £9,900 in National Lottery funding to support our work providing model making activities to Armed Forces and Emergency Service Personnel in the UK. We...

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Wyton Wargaming Club raise £840.

On the 22nd February members of the Wyton Gaming Club organised a Warhammer 30k event to raise funds and awareness for Model for Heroes. Attended by 20 players and very...

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Get Creative Festival 2020

This event has been POSTPONED and will be be rescheduled for 2021. Models for Heroes is running an event that is part of The Get Creative Festival 2020. 16th May...

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