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UK and Irish Comic Conventions – Rolling List

This is the downthetubes  “rolling list” of major British and Irish comic events, intended as a quick guide to “What’s On”. Follow the links to event web sites for fuller details. Last Updated: Saturday 20th July 2019. Thank you to everyone who has supplied information so far Please do also check out our Events News and Exhibition News newsContinue reading UK and Irish Comic Conventions – Rolling List

Britain’s Coolest Comic Convention Returns to Birmingham on Saturday

With the autumn convention season now in full swing it’s time for the spotlight to shine on England’s Second City once again as flocks of comics fans and cosplayers descend onto Birmingham City Centre for the annual International Comic Expo known as ICE on Saturday 15th September. Held at the shiny new Birmingham Conference andContinue reading Britain’s Coolest Comic Convention Returns to Birmingham on Saturday

Trongate Publishing Comic World Launch

Superheroes take over Glasgow today in bid to boost comics readership by publisher Trongate

  Superheroes both on the page and in the flesh will be out in force today at the Cineworld Cinema in Glasgow’s Silverburn Shopping Centre. Local comic book publishers Trongate Publishing will be there with cosplayers to celebrate the release of Incredibles 2 and hand out free comics to cinema goers as they go inContinue reading Superheroes take over Glasgow today in bid to boost comics readership by publisher Trongate

ELCAF 2018 Promo

Countdown to ELCAF 2018 – Get Excited!

As if this summer hadn’t already been a cracking time for UK comics fans with events like the Cardiff Independent Comics Expo (report here) and Lawgiver (report here) just only popping into our rear view mirrors, next up is the East London Comics Art Festival (aka ELCAF). This is one of my favourite events in the calendarContinue reading Countdown to ELCAF 2018 – Get Excited!