Sean Pertwee. Image: Design by Stuart Manning

Coming Soon to Radio 4: The Jon Pertwee File

Designer Stuart Manning, perhaps best known for his stunning Doctor Who posters and promotional work has co-produced a new radio documentary with Sean Pertwee celebrating the centenary of the Third Doctor and his childhood hero, the brilliant Jon PertweeContinue reading Coming Soon to Radio 4: The Jon Pertwee File

Panel Borders: Apollo and other other Space Adventures

Panel Borders: Apollo and other other Space Adventures

In an episode of the radio show Panel Borders looking depictions of astronauts and close encounters on the comic book page, Alex Fitch talks to writers Matt Fitch and Chris Baker about their graphic novel adaptation of the first American Moon Landing – Apollo – and to graphic novelist Julian Hanshaw about his books TimContinue reading Panel Borders: Apollo and other other Space Adventures

Lakes International Comic Art Festival Podcast Episode 53 - Simon Spurrier

Simon Spurrier talks writing comics and for TV in new Lakes Festival Podcast

Writer Simon Spurrier is the focus of the latest Lakes International Comic Art Festival Podcast, and author who’s written for a wide range of comics from 2000AD to Vertigo’s Sandman – to one of hosts Ian Loxam and Nikki Bates favourites, The Labyrinth. He has also worked on TV scripts – which is one of theContinue reading Simon Spurrier talks writing comics and for TV in new Lakes Festival Podcast

Doctor Who Magazine Issue 539 - the regular and WHSmith Exclusive editions side by side (With thanks to Lew Stringer)

New Doctor Who Magazine Exclusive Edition offers Dalek goodies*

A WHSmith exclusive version of Doctor Who Magazine Issue 539, on sale now, includes a vinyl EP featuring material from the classic 1960s Doctor Who story The Evil of the Daleks. The strictly limited Deluxe Edition for WHSmith customers offers a 28-page supplement, audio downloads, a bookmark and a 7” vinyl EP, specially created byContinue reading New Doctor Who Magazine Exclusive Edition offers Dalek goodies*

Archer Coe: the Thousand Natural Shocks

We Read Comics Podcast discusses Archer Coe

The fourth episode of the We Read Comics podcast was recorded this week and is now live on the Radio Summerhall website. As we mentioned in a previous post, this new podcast is a monthly series, roughly following a book group style format, where a different graphic novel is picked and discussed each month byContinue reading We Read Comics Podcast discusses Archer Coe