SCM Display at Poole Vikings 15th April 2023
We made our annual visit to Poole Vikings Model Show at Parkstone Grammar School on 15th April.
This year the show had been relocated to the large gym hall which gave a lot more space for exhibitors and traders.
Models on display
Dave Reith .. USS Roosevelt "GOLD AWARD"
L Mans Bentley
Richard Reith Tug Irishman, Space Shuttle Space Shuttle
Hurricane, Spitfire' JCB digger
Leo Reith Lego racing car, Lego Space craft
Lego dragon "GOLD AWARD"
David McNair-Taylor USS Arizona, KMS Bismark
U Boat, Fire Engine
Spitfire Mk IX, F35B
Buccaneer, Sea Harrier
We set up our display on three tables which comprised a good selection of models (ships/aircraft/vehicles and Lego). The centre piece being Dave Reith’s 1/96 model of the Arleigh Burke Destroyer USS Roosevelt, other models included KMS Bismarck, Tug Irishman, USS Arizona, Le Mans Bentley, Space Shuttle and numerous aircraft in 1/24 and 1/48 scale. Our youngest member Leo Reith displayed several Lego models.
The show was very well attended and we were kept busy all day with a constant stream of interested visitors to our stand. There were a good number of traders in attendance with a excellent selection of model kits and modelling materials etc available to purchase.
The prize giving at the end of the day saw Dave Reith and Leo Reith both being awarded GOLD prizes for their models.
Members attending were Dave and Andrea Reith, David McNair-Taylor, Richard Reith and Leo Reith
SCM's GOLD winning entries at the show
Left - Dave' s Arleigh Burke Class Destroyer -USS Roosevelt
Below - Leo Reith's Lego Dragon