Isle of Man Beano Christmas Stamps 2018

Happy Beano-mas! Isle of Man launches Beano Christmas Stamp’s

Beano and the Isle of Man Post Office have joined forces to celebrate 80 years of the world’s longest running and most loved comic with a special collection of stamps, featuring Beano’s iconic characters Dennis & Gnasher on the Isle of ManContinue reading Happy Beano-mas! Isle of Man launches Beano Christmas Stamp’s

Elaine Constance Smith remembers The Dandy for A Comic Celebration: The Dandy. Image: BBC

“Two Doors Down” star Elaine Constance Smith celebrates “The Dandy” for BBC Radio Scotland

(Updated 19th July to add Beano links): As the Beano prepares to celebrate 80 years of comic fun, Two Doors Down star Elaine Constance Smith has been remembering its naughty older sibling The Dandy, created by DC Thomson in 1937, for BBC Radio Scotland – with the help of numerous comic creators. For A Comic Celebration:Continue reading “Two Doors Down” star Elaine Constance Smith celebrates “The Dandy” for BBC Radio Scotland

Morph on The Beano

Morph to guest star in this week’s Beano

DC Thomson has teamed up with Aardman to bring Morph, the nation’s favourite clay character, to The Beano, everyone’s favourite comic this week. Newly-returned to our TV screens, Morph guest stars in the comic, sharing the cover with Dennis the Menace and Gnasher, and appearing in a specially-commissioned comic strip, which sees Morph escape fromContinue reading Morph to guest star in this week’s Beano

The Beano - Daily Mirror Giveaway 2014

Free Beano in Saturday’s Mirror

  (Updated 31st October 2014): Hot on the heels of our news item that The Mirror has teamed up with Me Books to give digital comic readers a free interactive copy of Dennis the Menace comic comes word from Beano editor Craig Graham that the top British tabloid is giving away a free sampler of Britain’s top humour weekly humour comicContinue reading Free Beano in Saturday’s Mirror

The Beano, 25th June 2014 - Dennis the Menace

Dennis elbow? Andy Murray guest edits The Beano

  He’s no stranger to the pages of The Beano – having taken on Minnie the Minx in the weekly humour comic from DC Thomson in the past, for its 75th anniversary edition for example. But now Britain’s top male tennis star and current Wimbledon champion Andy Murray has been promoted to guest editor. TennisContinue reading Dennis elbow? Andy Murray guest edits The Beano