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    After two years of consistently being asked by my customers to sell models of cars other than British marques, I am pleased to announce that this decision has now been taken and a sister business has now been brought into operation.


    This second business will be know as "World Heritage Models" and the first models to be sold under this umbrella business will be from a brand new, model company known as "Esval Models".


    Esval are an American business, based in New York. The models are Limited Edition, and hand built in resin. The quality and finish are superb and you have my wholehearted recommendation regarding these value-for-money models.


    As you know, the reputation of British Heritage Models has been built on offering top quality, hand built models at affordable prices. The motto of BHM has always been "Quality, Value, Service..." and this motto is carried over to World Heritage Models. Any model that you buy fron me, you may do so with the COMPLETE CONFIDENCE of knowing that it comes with the British Heritage Models, no-quibble, money-back guarantee.

    A new category, entitled "World Heritage Models" has now been established on this site. Please visit this new category to check out the first models for sale: the 1941 & 1942 Packard 180 7-seater Limousines. I think you will be impressed with them - I certainly am!









    It's a bit like buses - you wait ages for one, then three come at once! And here's the first of the three from Silas Models: the 1964 Vauxhall Viva HA de Luxe, in a choice of three, limited edition colours: Grey, Safari beige, and Carnival red.


    All three will be on sale from BHM within the next couple of weeks.


    The other two imminent arrivals are the Hillman Hunter and the Austin Maxi.


    Photos of the Viva can now be seen in the Silas Models category of this website.





    British Heritage Models is pleased to announce the imminent arrival of the latest model in the Majesty Classics range of hand built model cars.


    Majesty Classics 05 will be on sale within the next few weeks and is the 1964 Hillman Super Minx saloon. The model will be available in a choice of three x two-tone colours schemes: sky blue with a white roof, dark green/white roof, red/white roof.


    The model is superbly hand built and intricately detailed, from the manufacturer who makes the Rolls Royces, Bentleys, and Rover models for BHM.


    This premium quality model will come beautifully presented: plinth-mounted (removeable), within a perspex display case, and in the BHM green, leather-look box, which is protected by a matching cardboard sleeve.


    It will make a stunning addition to any collection and will appeal greatly to British car enthusiasts, hand built collectors, and, in particular, Rootes fans.


    Pictures of the model, prepared for final assembly can be viewed on this website in the British Heritage Models category under "Majesty Classics".


    Happy collecting!

    Frank Jones.



  4. Over the next few months, a new range 'Majesty Classics' will be announced by British Heritage Models.


    This is a BRAND NEW range and will consist of hand built, resin, classic, British saloon cars, from the thirties' to the nineties'.


    The first model in the range, MC.01, will be the 1939 Rover P2 6-light saloon. This will be followed closely by MC.02, the 1939 Rover P2 4-light sports saloon.


    Closely following these two models, will be MC.03, the 1948 Rover P3 6-light saloon, and then the 1948 Rover P3 4-light sports saloon.


    The models will be of exceptional quality and detailing. They will be presented plinth-mounted, encased in a clear perspex display case and within the BHM green, leather-look box.


    Prices have yet to be finalised but will be below £100.


    Keep watching the site for further details.










    The introduction of the Britannia Collection, from British Heritage Models, has been a resounding success, with sales of the models far higher than anticipated.


    The models are hand built replicas of Rolls Royce and Bentley motor cars, and for the first time, a LIMITED EDITION model is about to be added to the range.


    Arriving in February 2012, will be a 1:43rd scale replica of the 1950 Rolls Royce Phantom IV, hand built in resin.


    The Phantom IV is the rarest of all Rolls Royces, with only eighteen examples having ever been built. Every one of these cars was delivered to a royal family, or Head of State.


    The model to be introduced is based on the car that was delivered to The Duke of Edinburgh and Princess Elizabeth, in 1950.


    As a private car, it was initially painted in Valentine green. However, on her succession to the throne, in 1952, the car then became an official state car and was resprayed in the Monarch's official colours of claret and black. This is the livery of the Britannia Collection model.


    The car is still owned by Her Majesty The Queen, to this day. The car's most recent appearance was on April 29th 2011, when it was one of the vehicles used for the wedding of His Royal Highness, The Prince William to Miss Kate Middleton, now The Duchess of Cambridge.


    This new addition to the Britannia Collection is a superbly built rendition. The detailing is exquisite, down to the minute St. George slaying the dragon, bonnet mascot.


    The real mascot is owned by Her Majesty the Queen and is transferable from, and to, each car in the royal fleet, and is used to signify that the particular vehicle is currently transporting Her Majesty.


    The model will be presented plinth-mounted and encased within a perspex display case. This is then placed within a British Heritage Models green, luxury, grained leather-look box, which is sponge-lined and hinged lidded. The box is then placed within a protective sleeve, of similar description.


    The model is supplied with a signed and numbered Certificate of Authenticity and will be a LIMITED EDITION of just 150 examples for worldwide distribution.


    To register your interest in reserving a model, please contact Frank Jones of British Heritage Models by phoning: +44 (0)1244 320761

    or by emailing: [email protected]


    The price of the model will be £99.95 plus U.K. postage & packing of £5, with international postage & packing at cost.


    Payment will not be required until the model is in stock, ready for delivery.


    This is a rare opportunity to acquire a rare model of an extremely rare Rolls Royce.




    BRITISH HERITAGE MODELS:  Quality, Value, Service...










    December 2011:               1962 MG Magnette Mk IV Farina.

    January 2012:                     1961 Sunbeam Rapier saloon (100 only, ash grey/pippin red).

                                                    1962 Riley 4/72 Farina.

                                                    1961 Sunbeam Rapier convertible.

    February 2012:                  1959 Wolseley 15/50 Farina.

                                                    1966 Hillman Hunter.

                                                    1967 Singer Vogue.

    March 2012:                        1963 Triumph Vitesse 6 saloon.

                                                    1963 Triumph Vitesse 6 convertible.

                                                    1969 Austin Maxi Mk1.

                                                    1963 Humber Sceptre Mk1.        

    April 2012:                          1964 Vauxhall Viva HA Deluxe.

                                                    1965 Jensen CV8.

                                                    1970 Hillman Hunter GT.

                                                    1972 Humber Sceptre Mk III.

                                                    1965 Humber Sceptre Mk I.

    May 2012:                            1967 Triumph Vitesse 2 litre Mk I saloon.

                                                    1967 Triumph Vitesse 2 litre Mk I convertible.

                                                    1964 Vauxhall Victor FB Super.

    June 2012:                           1961 Vauxhall Victor FB Deluxe.

                                                    1966 Vauxhall Viva HA SL90.

    July 2012:                            1969 Triumph Vitesse 2 litre MkII saloon.

                                                    1969 Triumph Vitesse 2 litre MkII convertible.

                                                    1963 Vauxhall Victor FB VX/490.


    The above list is the proposed release of new models from Silas Models, for the period December 2011 to July 2012.

    All models are strictly limited in edition and available only from British Heritage Models, the sole distributor for the UK, or direct from Silas Models.

    As previous issues of this new range have sold out, you are strongly advised to pre-order as soon as possible.

    Model colours and prices to be finalised.

    You may pre-order from British Heritage Models by phoning  01244 320761, emailing [email protected] or by writing to: BHM, 60 Heath Lane, Boughton Heath, Chester, CH3 5SZ.

    More exciting new models of classic British cars are planned for August - December 2012.


    Merry Christmas, from British Heritage Models.