MOC: Palace of Westminster

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We don't normally cover MOCs (my own creations) here at Brickset; we leave that to the experts over at The Brothers Brick, but we're making an exception for this absolutely stunning model of London's Palace of Westminster, otherwise known as the Houses of Parliament, built by Brickset member and forum regular paperballpark, AKA Jamie Douglas.

The model will be making its first public appearance at Bricktastic in Manchester, July 1-2 2017, organised by, and for the benefit of, our favourite charity Fairy Bricks.

Read our exclusive interview with Jamie and view more images after the break.

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Snowspeeder available now

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The stunning new 75144 Snowspeeder is now available from to VIPs in UK and Europe. If you haven't already done so, be sure to read our review of this superb set, which many are saying is the best UCS set since the Slave I.

You'll also receive a free 30611 R2-D2 with your order, and there are discounts on other Star Wars sets available, too. See the other article for more information.

Please use these links to place your order and help keep Brickset online:

UK (£169.99) | Germany (€199.00) | France

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Planning on exhibiting at BrickLive Glasgow or London?

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Here's word from the organisers of the fan zones at the forthcoming Brick Live shows:

There’s still time to apply if you’d like to display at either the Glasgow or London BRICK LIVE events for this year, but the deadlines are coming up. We’ve had some great submissions already, but we’d love to see what you’ve been building!

Submissions can be made on the show's website at

Glasgow deadline: end of this Sunday; 30th April, London deadline: end of next Sunday, 7th May.

Win family tickets for the LEGO House opening day on 28th of September 2017

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LEGO is offering you a chance win a trip to The LEGO House on opening day by signing up to the newsletter:

50 families will win tickets to enter the LEGO House Experience Zones on the opening day – and take part in the public celebration on the terraces of LEGO House. The only thing you have to do to be in the competition is to sign up for the LEGO House Newsletter. This way you will also receive the latest news about all the great experiences at LEGO House.

Sign up here: Good luck!

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