Comics Salopia Festival icon, Charlie the ape, this illustration by Charlie Adlard and Dan Berry

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 May 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

True Believers Comic Festival 2018

New indie comic titles galore set to launch at this weekend’s True Believers Comic Festival!

The excellent True Believers Comic Festival returns to Cheltenham Racecourse this very weekend, offering a heady line-up of great comics guests and a panel event that includes the Awesome Comics Podcast team – featuring our very own, patent pending Tony Esmond! With a strong focus on comic books, their creators, fans and the community that surroundsContinue reading New indie comic titles galore set to launch at this weekend’s True Believers Comic Festival!

Awesome Comics One - Cover

First Awesome Comics Podcast anthology in the works, to launch at True Believers in February

The Awesome Comics Anthology – the work of the team who bring you the Awesome Comics Podcast dedicated to British independent comics – is making its debut at True Believers Comic Festival on Saturday February 3rd 2018 and the book is coming together nicely, but it needs one more ingredient… your input as comic readers! “We’veContinue reading First Awesome Comics Podcast anthology in the works, to launch at True Believers in February

Nottingham Comic-Con 2017

Upcoming British Comic Conventions – A Quick List for the rest of 2017 and into 2018

2017 has seen no shortage of comics events great and small across the UK, and there are a few more to come this year, so I thought I’d run a quick listing, which, I hasten to point out, is not definitive. (Last weekend alone, there were 15 comics-related events on across the UK and it’sContinue reading Upcoming British Comic Conventions – A Quick List for the rest of 2017 and into 2018

Awesome Comics Podcast Episode 87

Awesome Comics Podcast Catch-Up! Listen to interviews with Jay Gunn, Susie Gander and more!

OK, I admit it – I’m well behind on the terrific Awesome Comics Podcast now. Again. So behind, key contributor and fellow DTT contributor Tony Esmond has threatened to get his cane out, and I’m not chancing that. So without further ado, what have the audio-tastic rascals been up to recently? Well, it turns out rather aContinue reading Awesome Comics Podcast Catch-Up! Listen to interviews with Jay Gunn, Susie Gander and more!