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Last week we ran a story about the first UK Comic Convention, 50 years ago this August, as organised by ex-Nostalgia & Comics owner, Phil Clarke, and Steve Moore, in Birmingham 1968. This week it’s a...

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European Comics Festivals in September

August 22, 2017 | 0 Comments

After the long half-sleep of the summer months, the comics world traditionally comes back to life in September, when the school year starts again, publishers of all kinds vie for the attention of the public,...

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Enniskillen Comic Fest

May 12, 2017 | 0 Comments

A warm welcome, great atmosphere, fantastic guest line up and variety of dealers made for a day that exceeded my expectations, hosted in the uniquely beautiful venue of Enniskillen Castle. There is something to be...

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Edinburgh Comic Con

April 18, 2017 | 0 Comments

Over the Easter holiday weekend we had the Edinburgh Comic Con, organised by Hero Conventions. This is the first time I’ve had a chance to attend since they relocated to the modern Edinburgh International Conference...

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Scottish peeps! The Glenrothes Comic Con hits the sunny Kingdom of Fife this summer, with creators like Colin Bell, Neil Slorance, Gary Erskine, Mike Collins, Emma Beeby, Gordon Rennie, John Ferguson and Will Simpson in...

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To do in May: the Enniskillen ComicFest

March 30, 2017 | 0 Comments

Enniskillen ComicFest is on the 5th and 6th May 2017, and the main event is taking place in the beautifully historic Enniskillen Castle. The guest list is absolutely stunning with a slew of Irish and...

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Comics: Forty years of Thrill Power!!!

December 6, 2016 | 0 Comments

As many of you will already be aware, 2017 marks a major milestone in Brit comics history – the fortieth anniversary of Uncle Tharg arriving on Earth to dispense Thrill Power to readers via the...

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Thought Bubble in words and pictures

November 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

Thought Bubble is the best comic festival in Britain, celebrating so much about Comics and bringing together great people. The event continues to set impressive standards, and the stunning amount of comics and creators available...

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Even though I finished work at 5.30AM in London on a mild autumnal Saturday morning, within a few hours I was in the Camden Court Hotel in Dublin’s city centre, amongst friends and fans at...

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The 2016 edition of the excellent Lakes International Comic Art Festival is coming to Kendal, in the gorgeous Lake District of Northern England, from the 14th to the 16th of October, boasting an array of...

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