We use cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website 
    
 

Armourgeddon - Armourgeddon Blog

Armourgeddon Blog

Stay tuned to our blog for the latest escapades, mysteries and adventures here at Armourgeddon.
Subcategories: Blog

Sort By: Recent / Most Viewed

Armourgeddon Blog Entries


Unique Father's Day Gift Ideas
Unique Father's Day Gift Ideas
Category: Blog
Author: Armourgeddon
Posted: 14/05/2019 11:47
Views: 369
Synopsis:

It’s nearly Father’s Day again! That date when everyone wants to find the perfect gift for their Dad which is witty, fun and something he’ll love. Of course, we think that we have the best option for Father's Day gift ideas and unique Father's Day gift ideas. Take a look at our blog to see what we can do for the Dad in your life. 

Ideas for Half Term Days Out With The Kids
Ideas for Half Term Days Out With The Kids
Category: Blog
Author: Armourgeddon
Posted: 30/04/2019 14:47
Views: 512
Synopsis:

Just back after Easter holidays and it’s only 3 and a half weeks to half term! So, this week we thought we would share some suggestions on days out for the kids that they will love over the May Bank Holiday week and beyond.

Team Building Ideas
Team Building Ideas
Category: Blog
Author: Armourgeddon
Posted: 23/04/2019 00:00
Views: 134
Synopsis:

Trying to come up with new team building ideas, organising a corporate team building event and unsure about what you want to do? We can help with that! Read our team building ideas and team building activity plans below and call the office on 01858 880239 to get planning. 

Family Days Out in the Midlands
Family Days Out in the Midlands
Category: Blog
Author: Armourgeddon
Posted: 26/03/2019 13:10
Views: 452
Synopsis:

Family days out, days out with the kids, fun days out East Midlands- we have you covered with a school holidays day trip to Armourgeddon Military Museum. Take a read of the blog for more info to plan your day out at Armourgeddon. 

Paintball Activities Leicestershire at Armourgeddon
Paintball Activities Leicestershire at Armourgeddon
Category: Blog
Author: Armourgeddon
Posted: 26/03/2019 09:10
Views: 362
Synopsis:

Paintball Leicestershire, paintball activities east midlands, paintball games for corporate activties, stag activities, hen parties or for individual or group games. We have a simple pricing structure and amazing, interactive games for paintball based here at Armourgeddon. Book yourself on to a game day soon! In the meantime, take a read of what we have to offer at Chaos Paintball. 

Using your Experience Day Voucher at Armourgeddon
Using your Experience Day Voucher at Armourgeddon
Category: Blog
Author: Armourgeddon
Posted: 12/03/2019 13:05
Views: 194
Synopsis:

Red Letter Day vouchers, Into The Blue vouchers, Virgin Experience Day vouchers, BuyaGift vouchers, Activity Superstore Experience Day vouchers and our own direct Armourgeddon vouchers are all available for use at Armourgeddon. 

Battle of Villers-Bocage model at Armourgeddon Museum
Battle of Villers-Bocage model at Armourgeddon Museum
Category: Blog
Author: Armourgeddon
Posted: 12/03/2019 09:17
Views: 583
Synopsis:

Michael Wittmann (1914-1944), born in the Bavarian village of Vogelthal, won the coveted Knight’s Cross with Oak leaves and Swords. He was considered one of the greatest if not the greatest exponents of the art of armoured warfare in the modern era. In part, this was due to his actions in the infamous battle for Villers-Bocage. We have been donated a fantastic replica of Wittmann's tank in situ. Read this weeks blog to find out more about Wittmann and this remarkable battle. 

Farm Diversification at Southfields Farm
Farm Diversification at Southfields Farm
Category: Blog
Author: Armourgeddon
Posted: 26/02/2019 10:36
Views: 253
Synopsis:

Farm diversification is becoming increasingly popular as a source of additional income for land owners. Not many run tank paintball battles at the same time as raising livestock, however! Our blog this week reviews farm diversification across the UK as more and more farmers turn their hand to unusual ways to supplement rural activity incomes. 

New Arrival: A Dodge WC54 lands at Armourgeddon
New Arrival: A Dodge WC54 lands at Armourgeddon
Category: Blog
Author: Armourgeddon
Posted: 12/02/2019 10:44
Views: 382
Synopsis:

Brand new arrival in the Armourgeddon Collection- we have acquired a WC54 US Army Ambulance to join the tanks, vehicles, jeeps, trucks and other interactive memorabilia in the Armourgeddon Museum. Take a read of this week's blog to find out more about this fantastic range of vehicles. 

Tank Activities at Armourgeddon and more!
Tank Activities at Armourgeddon and more!
Category: Blog
Author: Armourgeddon
Posted: 15/01/2019 11:45
Views: 657
Synopsis:

We are often asked what activities we run here at Armourgeddon, so this month we thought we would do a run through to whet your appetite! 

Arrival of the Centurion BARV FV 4018
Arrival of the Centurion BARV FV 4018
Category: Blog
Author: Armourgeddon
Posted: 13/12/2018 11:29
Views: 1447
Synopsis:

It's NEW ARRIVAL day at Armourgeddon. One of only eight remaining Centurion BARV FV 4018s in the UK, we have taken delivery of this deep water recovery vehicle, part of the fleet that saw active service through to the 1980s Falklands War, to join the collection here at Armourgeddon. 

The Armourgeddon Museum
The Armourgeddon Museum
Category: Blog
Author: Armourgeddon
Posted: 25/09/2018 13:10
Views: 1354
Synopsis:

We have a collection of over 60 tanks and military vehicles, guns, interactive displays and machinery in our museum, along with a café and picnic area. Open daily May - October and by appointment during the rest of the year, if you are wanting to bring the history of WWI & WWII to life for kids learning these subjects at school, re-visit the lives and stories of your grandparents or great-grandparents or simply have a keen interest in the military, we are sure you will LOVE our museum. 

The Victory Show 2018
The Victory Show 2018
Category: Blog
Author: Armourgeddon
Posted: 17/09/2018 13:40
Views: 1971
Synopsis:

During the first weekend in September, as is Armourgeddon tradition, we headed up the road to The Victory Show at Cosby in Leicestershire with one of our newest acquisitions in the collection, an M3 Lee. As always, there was a load to see and do. Read on to hear a few of our highlights!

 

Tank Paintball Battle at Armourgeddon
Tank Paintball Battle at Armourgeddon
Category: Blog
Author: Armourgeddon
Posted: 28/08/2018 12:24
Views: 773
Synopsis:

Want to know all about our world famous Tank Paintball battles here at Armourgeddon? Then read on! There's the short answer for those in a rush or just looking for the headlines followed by a much more in-depth step-by-step guide to what to expect for those looking for more information. If you are considering Armourgeddon for a corporate, stag, hen or group booking, take a read of what we have on offer in this article too. 

Real Life War Stories: Erich Johannes Chédel
Real Life War Stories: Erich Johannes Chédel
Category: Blog
Author: Armourgeddon
Posted: 28/08/2018 08:36
Views: 561
Synopsis:

We have a fantastic war story to share this month. We are always excited to receive artifacts from the theatres of war & are delighted to hear the human side of the stories. When the two come as a package- and are from a member of our team, the research becomes all the more personal. Take a read of the story of Erich Johannes Chédel.

A new addition: M3 Lee from Australia
A new addition: M3 Lee from Australia
Category: Blog
Author: Armourgeddon
Posted: 17/07/2018 12:03
Views: 1762
Synopsis:

We have a new tank! 8 months after we bought the tank, and following months of transportation issues, certifications, complications and a gun that was a mere 3 inches too long to fit into a standard container, our newest addition to the Armourgeddon collection has arrived on site. The M3 Lee from Australia, used in active battle against the Japanese Army is at Armourgeddon and ready for restoration. Watch this space for updates! 

Top Tips for Corporate Away Days
Top Tips for Corporate Away Days
Category: Blog
Author: Armourgeddon
Posted: 03/07/2018 12:28
Views: 468
Synopsis:

Corporate away days- our top tips for organising an unforgettable corporate away day at Armourgeddon. Read what we can do to make your day memorable and some planning to do in advance to ensure that your day gives the results you hope for. 

The Perfect Father’s Day Gift and Money Off Voucher!
The Perfect Father’s Day Gift and Money Off Voucher!
Category: Blog
Author: Armourgeddon
Posted: 05/06/2018 11:35
Views: 870
Synopsis:

Look no further- we have the ultimate gift to buy Dad for Father's Day. We can even send the voucher in a gift pack so all you have to do is buy a card! Read the blog below for a money off voucher to use before this Father's Day. 

Armourgeddon Military Museum Visit from The World War II History Project
Armourgeddon Military Museum Visit from The World War II History Project
Category: Blog
Author: Armourgeddon
Posted: 05/06/2018 10:05
Views: 2002
Synopsis:

Armourgeddon welcome former war-enemies and now best friends Karl Friedrich “Charley” Koenig and Graham Stevenson to Armougeddon Military Museum as part of their 75-year anniversary celebrations. Read on to find out more about this amazing friendship and the work of the World War II Project. 

Eddie Warmington: The Story of the Man with 9 Lives
Eddie Warmington: The Story of the Man with 9 Lives
Category: Blog
Author: Armourgeddon
Posted: 26/04/2018 16:05
Views: 1012
Synopsis:

Edwin John Warmington, Eddie, was born in 1920 to parents who dreamed big! Take a look at this week's blog to read all about the man with 9 lives. 


Most Viewed Articles