Comics Dundee: Oor Wullie’s Bucket Trail

The city of Dundee is currently in the middle of the art and charity installation Oor Wullies’ Bucket Trail in which painted fibreglass statues of the Sunday Post newspaper’s 80 year old naughty boy character are scattered around the city for locals and tourists alike to visit and ‘collect’. The majority of the main batch ofContinue reading Comics Dundee: Oor Wullie’s Bucket Trail

The Beano, cover dated 5th September 2015

Beano celebrates record-breaking run as a weekly comic, and Toytopia aims for another!

‘ Thanks to Guinness World Records, this week’s Beano (Issue 3800),  on sale now in all good newsagents and sporting a new logo, confirms the comic’s status as the longest-running comic published weekly. The Beano is officially a record breaker! We’re the longest-running comic published weekly! @GWR pic.twitter.com/FOlshz0fbp — The Beano Comic (@BeanoComic) September 2, 2015 The BeanoContinue reading Beano celebrates record-breaking run as a weekly comic, and Toytopia aims for another!

Bash Street brought to life for real in Dundee

DC Thomson and Dundee City Council have finally brought ‘Bash Street’ to life, the official street unveiling coming in the same month that the Bash Street Kids celebrate their 60th anniversary. Named after the mischievous Bash Street Kids, the pedestrianised street – plans for which were approved back in 2012 – will be located in the West Marketgait area of Dundee.Continue reading Bash Street brought to life for real in Dundee