I recently finished painting these rather charming 30mm British Lancers from the Spencer Smith Classic range. The lance arm is a separate casting, so it would be a simple task to create sword equipped cavalry, something that I might try.
Elsewhere, I have been very distracted by other projects. I recently received a heap of plastic Samurai figures and I have been working through those. the infantry are from the MB board game 'Shogun' and the cavalry are by Zvezda: