The "Save the Children Christmas Jumper Day" strip for The Beano on sale Wednesday 5th December 2018. Script by Nigel Auchterlounie, art by Nigel Parkinson

Jumping Jets! Beano’s Dennis swops his iconic jumper in a good cause this week

Ahead of the much-anticipated Save the Children Christmas Jumper Day on Friday 14th December, the Beano‘s Dennis has changed his iconic striped jumper in support of the charitable event. This week’s issue of the Beano comic encourages fans to don a festive knit for a great cause, as character Dennis swaps his infamous jumper whichContinue reading Jumping Jets! Beano’s Dennis swops his iconic jumper in a good cause this week

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Gnasher goes missing again, in this week’s Beano (but it’s in a good cause)

One of Beano’s most loved and cheeky characters, Gnasher, disappears in the latest issue of the iconic British humour comic. It’s not the first time this has happened, of course – but this time, it’s all in a good cause! The bespoke storyline which runs across two issues from 29th August to 5th September, hasContinue reading Gnasher goes missing again, in this week’s Beano (but it’s in a good cause)

Gnasher and Gnipper – Bored Teenagers? New screenprint on sale now

John Patrick Reynolds has just released another of his fab limited edition Beano screenprints, this time featuring Dennis the Menace’s faithful dog Gnasher and his son, Gnipper. Both dogs are looking very bored, lying about like a couple of disaffected teenagers, waiting for something to happen… or, perhaps, they’re about to make something happen, whichContinue reading Gnasher and Gnipper – Bored Teenagers? New screenprint on sale now

The first ever "Dennis the Menace" strip, drawn by Davey Law

Dennis the Menace, Celebrated at 65 with New Official Screenprints of First Ever Strip

To celebrate The Beano‘s Dennis the Menace‘s 65th birthday, print maker John Patrick Reynolds has produced an edition of officially-licensed screenprints featuring the very first strip, published in the issue dated 17th March, 1951. Dennis doesn’t yet have his trademark red and black striped football jersey, but the shock of black hair and nobbly knees are there.Continue reading Dennis the Menace, Celebrated at 65 with New Official Screenprints of First Ever Strip

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