Lakes International Comic Art Festival Podcast  Episode 52 - Oldham Comic Con 3

Lakes Festival Podcast legs it to Oldham! (Oldham Comic Con 3, that is)

Most of the latest episode of the Lakes International Comic Art Festival Podcast  focuses on the team’s recent trip to Oldham Comic Con 3, held on Saturday 11th May. Nikki Bates tabled on the day, while Ian went off interviewing a range of comic creators, including Oldham Comic Con organiser Dennis Whittle, plus 2000AD andContinue reading Lakes Festival Podcast legs it to Oldham! (Oldham Comic Con 3, that is)

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Oldham Comic Con this weekend is biggest yet

Hot on the heels of Free Comic Book Day, the free Oldham Comic Con returns to the northern town’s Library and Lifelong Learning Centre this Saturday, 11th May – and is set to be the event’s biggest and busiest yet.Continue reading Oldham Comic Con this weekend is biggest yet

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Stellar line-up of comic creators for this year’s Oldham Comic Con

Oldham Comic Con, taking place 12th May, is a free comics-oriented event in Oldham Library, drawing on mainly comic creator talent in the North West, including Manchester. if you’re a 2000AD fan, there’s plenty to interest you based on the guest list, which include Judge Dredd creators Carlos Ezquerra and John Wagner, Dan Cornell,  Patrick Goddard,Continue reading Stellar line-up of comic creators for this year’s Oldham Comic Con

First Manchester Comic and Reading Festival announced for August 2018

The first Manchester Comic and Reading Festival (MCR for short) will take place on 18th August 2018, Taking place at Manchester Central Library, right in the heart of Manchester, with a bee mascot designed by Joe Matthews, this will be a free event with free tables for small press, an occasion with three programs strandsContinue reading First Manchester Comic and Reading Festival announced for August 2018

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Jack Kirby tribute documentary gets world premiere – in Oldham

Comics archivist Glenn B. Fleming‘s unique documentary Jack Kirby – A Personal Journey will get a premiere screening in Oldham later this month, with comic artists Nick Brokenshire and Tim Perkins alongside the film maker to celebrate the life and work of one of America’s greatest comics creators. Regular readers of donethetubes will recall ourContinue reading Jack Kirby tribute documentary gets world premiere – in Oldham