Eagle Times Volume 32 Number Two SNIP

Indian Wars, Dan Dare and PC49, too – New Eagle Times available now

The latest issue of Eagle Times (Volume 32,Number Two), the magazine of the Eagle Society, is available now by mail order, offering a diverse range of features and some text fiction, largely inspired by the original Eagle adventure comic. The Eagle Society is dedicated to the memory of EAGLE – Britain’s National Picture Strip Weekly –Continue reading Indian Wars, Dan Dare and PC49, too – New Eagle Times available now

Ladybird Books Richard I - Art by Frank Hampson

Ladybird Books celebrates 100th anniversary in 2015

Ladybird Books – whose artists in the past included Dan Dare creator Frank Hampson and fellow Eagle artists Martin Aitchison and Frank Humphris along with TV21 artist Ron Embleton – will celebrate its 100th anniversary in 2015. To coincide with the centenary, the Penguin Licensing and Consumer Products team has announced it is developing aContinue reading Ladybird Books celebrates 100th anniversary in 2015

Boys' World: Ticket to Adventure

In Review: Boys’ World: Ticket to Adventure by Steve Holland

Published by Bear Alley Books at £19.99 Paperback 208 black and white pages The Book: A detailed history of Boys’ World, a memorable high quality weekly which ran from January 1963 until October 1964, before being merged with Eagle, the paper it was originally intended to replace. Steve Holland’s softback book also contains synopses ofContinue reading In Review: Boys’ World: Ticket to Adventure by Steve Holland

Boys' World: Ticket to Adventure

Bear Alley Books releases Boys’ World: Ticket to Adventure

Bear Alley Books, run by ace comics archivist Steve Holland, is to publish a guide to the the seminal British comic Boys’ World on 9th September – and if you order before 2nd September you can get a 10 per cent discount on the cover price. Boys’ World is one of the most fondly rememberedContinue reading Bear Alley Books releases Boys’ World: Ticket to Adventure

Eagle Times Volume 23 Issue 1 - Cover

Eagle Times Celebrates 60 Years

The latest issue of Eagle Times (Volume 23 Number One) is now available from the Eagle Society and, naturally enough, is an issue dedicated to the impending 60th anniversary of The Eagle on 14th April. The issue includes an examination of the career of Sergeant Bruce, whose single-episode exploits ran for nearly four years inContinue reading Eagle Times Celebrates 60 Years