2000AD Progs 1 - 3 - Montage

Latest Phil Comics eBay auction offers early 2000ADs and much more

A selection of 180 vintage comic auctions are up for grabs this week in the latest Phil Comics eBay auction, including 2000AD #1-10, Beano, Buster, Dandy, Giles Annuals, Oor Wullie, Smash #1-15, Joe 90, TV Century 21, Victor, Wildcat and moreContinue reading Latest Phil Comics eBay auction offers early 2000ADs and much more

Dudley D. Watkins - Elizabethan Scene - 1924 SNIP

Beano artist Dudley D. Watkins early artwork surfaces on eBay

An early artwork by “Oor Wullie” and Beano artist Dudley D. Watkins is currently up for sale on eBay. Picturing two Elizabethan gentlemen, bidding starts at £250 and the auctions runs until lunchtime next Thursday (15th August 2019). The art is described as being painted in 1924,  when Dudley began studying at the Nottingham SchoolContinue reading Beano artist Dudley D. Watkins early artwork surfaces on eBay

Hillbank House

Oor Wullie creator’s house up for sale

Deadline News reports the house once owned by the creator of  cartoon character, ‘Oor Wullie’, is on the market for just under £500,000. Hillbank House in Blairgowrie, Perthshire was home to Oor Wullie’s ‘father’, Robert Low, for over 30 years and is being sold through Clyde Property. It is said Mr Low was inspired toContinue reading Oor Wullie creator’s house up for sale

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By Gum! What a Grand Comics Exhibition at Woking’s Lightbox

Tuesday 9th August saw the official launch of “The Story of British Comics So Far: Cor! By Gum! Zarjaz!” at the Lightbox in Woking, which runs until December. Co-curators Paul Gravett and Hamish MacGillivray  gave an insight into the genesis of the exhibition and of their involvement in (comics) exhibitions in Britain and beyond. After the speeches,Continue reading By Gum! What a Grand Comics Exhibition at Woking’s Lightbox

Comics Dundee: Beyond The Bucket Trail

The public art and charity event Oor Wullie’s Bucket Trail is currently on in the City Of Dundee. However there is much more comics-wise in Dundee for British comics enthusiasts to visit than just the Bucket Trail. Perhaps the best known comics related item in Dundee is the statue of Desperate Dan, Dawg and MinnieContinue reading Comics Dundee: Beyond The Bucket Trail