With the centenary of the outbreak of World War 1 this year many of the clubs at Salute 2014 had chosen it as their theme.
South East Essex Military Society brought a large gaming table and a selection of background materials for their Race for the Sea.
Ypres was the setting for the Wigmore Warriors as they recreated World War 1 – From Start to Finish on two tables showing the same location, one lush green countryside in 1914, the other a bombed out wasteland in 1918.
The Maidstone Wargames Society built a town Somewhere in Belgium for a clash at a bridge during the early part of the war.
The 10mm scale Action at Longlier by Oxford Wargames Society took the fight to brigade and division level.
Tin Soldiers of Antwerp had brought a wonderfully detailed board for A Noble Affair.
A trench raid at night was the topic for Hornchurch Wargames Club.