A scene from the Russian Civil War from "Charley's War". Story by Pat Mills, art by Joe Colquhoun

Curating Charley’s War: An Interview with Titan’s collection editor Simon Ward

  Last year, I chatted to Simon Ward, who edited the tenth volume of Charley’s War for Titan Books. Some quotes from the conversation were used in an article that was published in the last issue of Comic Heroes magazine. Anyway, I thought it would be a good idea to present the full, unedited transcript ofContinue reading Curating Charley’s War: An Interview with Titan’s collection editor Simon Ward

Eagle Times Volume 27 Number 2 - Summer 2014

Eagle Times documents “Lost Eagle” project featuring art by Bellamy, Colquhoun

  The current Eagle Times, available now, features downthetubes contributor Jeremy Briggs’ latest piece on Lost Eagle – the aborted 1973 re-launch of Eagle comic with painted Dan Dare artwork by Frank Bellamy and Joe Colquhoun. Jane Colquhoun, Joe’s daughter, provided much needed facts on her father’s involvement with this project. Regular readers of our site willContinue reading Eagle Times documents “Lost Eagle” project featuring art by Bellamy, Colquhoun

A sombre cover to Battle, published in October 1981

Charley’s War art exhibition in Swanage next month

Artwork by the late Joe Colquhoun from the seminal World War One comic story Charley’s War, which featured in weekly comic Battle, will be on show at Durlston Country Park near Swanage next month. Created by arrangement with Joe’s family, the event will be accompanied by a range of events and a special textile exhibit inspired byContinue reading Charley’s War art exhibition in Swanage next month