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Clifton Curios
Scale Models
Special Late Night Opening.
Open on Thursday 28th November from 9:30am until 8:00pm


Ashby Market Cafe will also be open until 8:00pm

Just arrived

Airfix 1/72
RNLI Severn Class Lifeboat


Rye Field Models 1/35
Early Production
Wittmann's Tiger


In Stock

ICM 1/35
French Zouaves

ICM 1/48
Soviet Strike Aircraft

ICM 1/24
Gasoline Delivery

ICM 1/24
Renault Type AG 1010 London Taxi

ICM 1/35
Model W.O.T.8
WW2 British Truck


SWS13 Zoukei Mura 1/32
Ki-45 Kai Kou/Tei
[sold out - more expected soon]

SWS04 1/32
North American P-51D
[expected soon]


[limited stock]

Aoshima 1/24
Lamborgini Huracan LP610-4

Aoshima 1/24
Pagani Huayra

Aoshima 1/24
Pagani Huayra

Aoshima 1/24
Lamborghini Diablo GTR

Aoshima 1/24
Lamborghini Siesto Elemento

Aoshima 1/24
Skyline HT 2000GT (Nissan)


Expected in the next few days
To compliment

Maquett Styrene Sheets




AFV Club 1/35
British CVR(T) FV101

AFV Club 1/35
British CVR(T) FV107

Hobby Master 1/72
Bedford QL RAF Aircraft Refuelling Truck

UniModel 1/72
M32A1B3 Recovery vehicle tank


Roden 1/72
Felixstowe F.2A (Late) Flying Boat WWI

Roden 1/72
Gotha G.II,III German WWI Bomber
Gotha G.Va/G Vb]


Latest News
Recently Announced
Wingnut Wings
1/32 Albatros DV's, DVa's & Pfalz III
Limited Issue
expected November

Das Werk 1/35
2cm Salvenmaschinenkanone
[Expected mid January 2020]

Italeri 1/72
F-35B Lightning II

Italeri 1/72
F-4M McDonnell-Douglas FG.1 Phantom

ICM 1/32
Gladiator Mk.1
[Expected mid December]

ICM 1/16
British Police Female Officer
[Expected mid December]


SWS14 Zoukei Mura 1/32
Ki-45 Kai Kou/Hei
[expected mid December]

SWS15 Zoukei Mura1/32
DOUGLAS A-1H Skyraider

[expected late January 2020]

A-1J Skyraider
[expected late January 2020]

SWS-17 1/32
Henschel Hs129B
[expected late January 2020]


Expected Soon

Elysabeta-Vampire Princess
resin bust

Karol Rudyk Art


Arriving soon

Big Child Creatives

Selected Resin figures and busts
from their
[other series products available]


Sword of Dawn


Alaana the Bloody Blade
75mm Figure


Iron Heart


Papa Jumbo the Mighty Shaman
Full Figure


Spirit of the Sky

also other figures and busts from their fantastic range and be ordered 

images used with permission


In Stock
Creepytables busts and figures are selling very fast. I'll be restocking some of the range very soon. Please contact me if you want to order any from the range so that I can make sure I get enough.

La Charra
1/10th scale Bust

1/9th scale Bust

also other figures and busts from their fantastic range 

images used with permission

1/9th scale Bust
(wooden display base and brass rod not included)
[sold out - more arriving soon]

Smoking Caterpillar
15cm tall

[sold out - more arriving soon]


In Stock

Meng 1/35

Panda 1/35
M109A7 Paladin
with metal tracks and figure
[sold out - more expected soon]

Panda 1/35
with laser simulation counter-mine system

AFV 1/35
Centurion Mk.3 Korean War

Takom 1/35
PL-01 Prototype


Takom 1/35
Bergpanzer 2


In Stock

1/48 P-38 Lightning


Wingnut Wings 1/32
Hannover CL.II

Kitty Hawk 1/35
Pave Hawk

Kitty Hawk 1/35
Black Hawk


In Stock

Styrene Profiles ideal for detailing and scratch building
in every genre and scale of scale model construction. Perfect for architectural designs, buildings, doll's houses, model furniture, model railways, R & D prototypes, aviation, armour, vehicles, maritime, figures, structures, scenery, dioramas, sci-fi and more.

Arriving soon
Maquett Sheets


- - -
In Stock - - -

Metal Telescopic Tube Packs
 Albion Alloys Precision Metals
Perfect for all types of model making
in Aluminium, Copper, Brass, Nickel Silver


Ideal for connecting tubes

[more Albion Alloys products in stock and easily ordered if needed]

In stock

Selected Flex-I-File Abrasives



[Thin CA]

[Medium CA]

[Thick CA]


In Stock

Airfix 1/24
Grumman F6F-5 Hellcat


Panda Hobby 1/35
TBMP T-15 with 57mm Gun

Masterbox 1/35
Family Reunited
Brothers Meet Again


ICM 1/48 B-26B-50 Invader


Masterbox 1/24 Beastorian Champion
At the Edge of the Universe. Episode III

Tamiya 1/12 Yamaha XV-1600 Roadster "Custom"

Das Werk
1/35 Panzerkleinerstorer "Rutscher"

Airfix 1:72 Scale Blackburn Buccaneer S.2C
in stock

Das Werk
1/35 Borgward IV Panzerjager "Wanze"

Back in stock

1/35 Avro ROTA Mk.1 RAF

in stock

1/48 F-104G Starfighter

Back in stock

1/48 P-51D-5 Mustang


In Stock
Copper State Models

1/35 WW1 Austro-Hungarian Romfell Panzerwagen
in stock

In Stock

1/35 scale British, Belgian and Russian figures to go with WW1 Armoured Cars, and perfect for other WW1 vehicles and dioramas

Selected 1/32 scale WW1 pilots, ground crew and airfield wagons - perfect to go with Wingnut Wings, Roden and Special Hobby kits

1/35th Lanchester "Russian Service"
In stock


1/35 Husky TSV British Army Tactical Support Vehicle

Takon 1/35
FV432 Mk.3 Bulldog

Wingnut Wings 1/32nd scale
Sopwith Pup "Gnome"

Hong Kong Models
1/32 Avro Lancaster B.MkIII Dambuster
Special Price of 275
[only two left]
1/32 Boeing B-17

Selected Wingnut Wings World War 1 Models in stock


of a
Young Tiefling
1/10th Scale Resin Bust

Sculptor: Tom Meier
from the artwork of
Tony DiTerlizzi

Visit Dark Sword Miniatures web site
for more details of this resin bust and their
other 28mm Miniatures ranges
(image and logo used with permission)

Nocturna Models

Lilith Bust

Resin Figures and Busts

More arriving very soon

Limited stock

Selected Box Sets in Stock
More available to order


Full Range of Mr. Hobby Paints
Selected other products in stock

Tamiya Acrylic Paints
Tamiya Construction Kits in various scale


Resin & White Metal 75mm Figures, Busts and Paint Box Sets


75mm Full Chariot with two figures
[limited issue -
2 left]

RP Models Parthian Cataphract Camel
[Limited Issues]
1/12th scale bust
(Rider only)


1/12th scale bust
(Rider on camel body)

In Stock
[limited issue - 2 left]
Carthaginian War Elephant
[Limited Issues]
75mm Full Elephant with 3 figures
[ 2 left ]

1/12 Bustorama
( two figures in military tower and blanket)
[ 1 left ]

1/12 Bustorama
(elephant head and driver)
[1 expected very soon]


1/10 Douglas Bader Cockpit
(arriving soon)

images used with permission from RPModels
RP Models Limited Issues sell very quickly. Half my expected order for Kuthulun have already been pre-ordered.
Please contact me to check availability.


 Arriving Mid November

Granddaughter of Ghengis Khan

Limited issues of
75mm full Figure on Horse
1/12 Bust of Kuthulun

1/12 bust

[Expected mid November]


Selected products are now in stock
with more arriving soon

From Albion Alloys website

"Model Scene create the most realistic scenic display products available on the market today and are available in a wide range of both styles, subjects and scales"

Javis Scenic Products perfect for Dioramas, Basing Wargame figures, Model Railways, Doll's Houses, Architectural Models etc

Zoukei-Mura 1/48th
F-4C, F-4D, F-4J & F-4S Phantom II




The existing stocks of Model Air, Model Color and Panzer Aces 17ml Acrylic paints are being sold at 1 per bottle
(excluding Vallejo Washes)
until they are gone

25% off
selected boxed paint sets that are currently in stock
until they are gone

Vallejo, Life Color, Andrea, Ammo of MiG, AK-Interactive

1/3rd off
Hataka Box Sets

(In the future boxed sets by the above manufacturers will only be stocked by request)




FRIDAY                                   9:30am  - 4pm

SATURDAY                             9:30am  - 4pm

SUNDAY                                     10am  - 3pm

BANK HOLIDAY MONDAYS       10am  - 3pm


Christmas and New Year Opening, including extra days and late night opening will be added once finalised.



mobile.  07443 536 474



3a Bakery Court, (off Market Street), Ashby-de-la-Zouch, Leicestershire LE65 1AF

Close to East Midlands Airport, Donington Park Race Circuit
Easy to reach from A42 & M-1 Burton on Trent, Derby, Leicester, Loughborough, Nottingham, Sutton Coldfield, Tamworth

Please ensure that you carefully check all the Parking Regulations and fees when parking in Ashby as they differ quite considerably depending upon where you park

Thanks to Richard for providing the maps




PLEASE NOTE: This page is for Information only. Clifton Curios Scale Models is a real "bricks and mortar" shop.
It does not operate a Mail Order service.

Please note that the stock is subject to change
and the images on this web page are for illustrative purposes only

I stock selected products from many Companies (see listing below) and if I don't have what you want in stock, as long as its available from my suppliers, I will do my best to order it in.

Academy, AFV Club, Albion Alloys, Alclad, Airfix, AMMO of MiG, Amusing Hobby, Andrea Miniatures, Ares Mythologic, Arma Hobby, Avant Garde, AK-Interactive, AZ Models, Azur, Bare Metal, Blackdog, Brengun, Bronco, Connecto, Copper State Models, Creepytables, Cyber-Hobby, Dark Sword Miniatures, D-Day Miniature Studio, Dragon, DSPIAE Tools, Eduard, Fan Art Models, FeR, First to Fight, Gaspatch, Great Wall Hobby, Gunze Sanyo, Hasegawa, Hataka, Heller, Hobby Boss, Hobby2000, Hong Kong Models, IBG Models, ICM, Italeri, IWATA (Neo), Kinetic, Kitty Hawk, JAVIS Scenics, Lifecolor, LIFE Miniatures, Maquett, Masterbox, Meng, Microscale Products, Milliput, Mini Art, Mirror Models, MJ Miniatures, Modelcollect, Moebius, Nocturna, Nuts Planet, Panda, Perry Miniatures, Revell, Riich, Roden, RPmodels, Rye Field Models, Scale75, Special Hobby, Swann Morton, Takom, Tamiya, Thunder Models, Valom, Welsh Models, Wingnut Wings, Xtradecal, Vallejo, Victrix, Warlord Games, Young Miniatures, ZAP Products, Zvezda


We stock a range of brushes, glues, fillers and tools suitable for the modeller

*(The list is being added to when I get stock from other companies)




MODEL CLUB MEMBERS: make yourself known and I'll add the name of your CLUB below.

East Midlands Model Club, Hinckley

IPMS Birmingham

IPMS Coventry & Warwickshire Model Club

IPMS Leicestershire

IPMS Stafford

Leicester Modellers

Sutton Coldfield Model Makers Society

PLEASE NOTE: This web page does not provide links to other websites

Thanks to Kevin for help with website design




This website is for information purposes only.

The shop stock is subject to change throughout the opening hours

The images on this web page are for illustrative purposes only and do not guarantee they are in stock. Before making a special journey to buy a product shown on this website it is advisable to contact me.

page last updated 12th November 2019