In addition to the links in the text relating to specific restoration work the following are links to sites and businesses that you may find useful.  We accept no liability as to the content of these sites, the veracity of the information or services.  What we can say is that we have used them and found them to be okay for the purposes we used them for.

That said…..

Walker Midgely.  Independent Insurance Brokers who I have used for many years to insure my models.

Blackgates Engineering.  Reliable suppliers of fittings, materials, tools and plans.

Tools With A Mission (TWAM).  If you have old tools that you are looking to dispose of then this charity refurbishes them and sends them to Africa.  Better than the skip!

Cornwall Model Boats.  A first class supplier of fittings & accessories for model boats.  Good website.  Very prompt postal service.