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UK and Irish Comic Conventions – Rolling List

This is the downthetubes  “rolling list” of major British and Irish comic events, intended as a quick guide to “What’s On”. Follow the links to event web sites for fuller details. Last Updated: Saturday 20th July 2019. Thank you to everyone who has supplied information so far Please do also check out our Events News and Exhibition News newsContinue reading UK and Irish Comic Conventions – Rolling List

Preston Comic Con 2017 = Karl Richardson

Preston Comic Con puts the “comic” back into “Comic Con”, adding three 2000AD artists to line-up

Three amazing comic guests have recently been added to the line-up for Preston Comic Con, taking place on Saturday 23rd September 2017 at the city’s Guild Hall. Joining a line-up that already included comic creators John Higgins and Lew Stringer, Doctor Who book cover artist Chris Achilleos and numerous film and TV stars such asContinue reading Preston Comic Con puts the “comic” back into “Comic Con”, adding three 2000AD artists to line-up

Preston Comic Con 2016

Preston Comic Con Returns in August

Preston Comic Con will return to Preston Guild Hall on 6th August 2016. No guests have been announced yet for the event but with a great cosplay element, last year’s event was well received, including media stars such as Star Wars Kenny Baker and Doctor Who‘s Sylvester McCoy and others. 2015’s comic creator line up included Lee Carter,Continue reading Preston Comic Con Returns in August

Batman: Dark Night’ Original Painting Ink & Acrylic 59x84cm. Artwork donated by Clint Langley for the BOAT auction.

Tube Surfing: David Lloyd’s Doctor Who art auctioned, Bash Street dieters and comic event news

Here’s another round up of quick news items we’ve found on our travels of social media and other sources… • A Fundraising Art Auction for the Brighton Open Air Theatre includes some terrific artwork by the likes of Clint Langley, David Lloyd – including page from his early Doctor Who strips – and Chris Riddell.Continue reading Tube Surfing: David Lloyd’s Doctor Who art auctioned, Bash Street dieters and comic event news

Preston Comic Con

2000AD’s John Wagner and Carlos Ezquerra headline first Preston Comic Con

Lancashire city Preston will host its first ever major comic con event, Preston Comic Con, on Saturday 25th October, a one day event Preston’s Guild Hall, with comic artist Carlos Ezquerra and 2000AD writer John Wagner heading up the guest list. Preston-based artist Nick Brokenshire (whose credits include Amelia Cole for IDW) is also on theContinue reading 2000AD’s John Wagner and Carlos Ezquerra headline first Preston Comic Con