Beano 3935 - Royal Wedding Rumble 1

Royal Wedding plans changed in secret, venue moves to Beanotown — and chaos ensues!

Ahead of the much-anticipated wedding of HRH Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, this week’s issue of Beano comic pays homage to the Royal couple in a satire strip – and Royalists heading to Windsor this weekend will be disappointed to learn the nuptials have already taken place – in Beanotown! Well, almost. The comic reveals thatContinue reading Royal Wedding plans changed in secret, venue moves to Beanotown — and chaos ensues!

McManus Gallery becomes the McMenace Gallery SNIP

Dundee’s McManus Gallery becomes the McMenace Gallery as Beano celebrates 80th anniversary

Beano Studios and The McManus: Dundee’s Art Gallery & Museum will come together this summer for a bespoke exhibition dedicated to the beloved Beano characters and comic. In Beano’s 80th year, the special collaboration will see The McManus revise their name to ‘The McMenace’, for the duration of the exhibit from the 2nd June –Continue reading Dundee’s McManus Gallery becomes the McMenace Gallery as Beano celebrates 80th anniversary

This specially-made print of "Baby Basil Does His Bit" by Leo Baxendale is now on permanent display in the Brewery Arts Centre in Kendal

Lakes International Comic Art Festival honours Leo Baxendale with unique print installation in Kendal

Honouring the acclaimed comics creator Leo Baxendale, the Lakes International Comic Art Festival is has announced a specially-made print – “Baby Basil Does His Bit” – is now on permanent display in Kendal’s Brewery Arts Centre. The installation is a a permanent tribute to an extraordinary and influential creator who, sadly, died earlier this year. Leo donated theContinue reading Lakes International Comic Art Festival honours Leo Baxendale with unique print installation in Kendal