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My Dancing Bear

My Dancing Bear: The Story Of Reg Smythe

By Hélène de Klerk Publisher: Elysee Associates ISBN: 9780993453007 It’s hard to imagine now, but in the early 1960s Andy Capp was a very big deal indeed. There had never been anything quite like Andy in a comic strip before, with his work-shy ways, boozing and, certainly in the earlier strips, wife-beating, although Andy’s wife […]

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Betty and The Yeti by Hugh (Shug) Raine

Hugh’s in The Beano

Cartoonists’ Club member Hugh Raine (Shug) tell us about his brand new strip starting in the Beano. “I’m chuffed as chips to be taking the writing and drawing reins of The Beano‘s Betty & The Yeti in a new half-page comic strip! The strip features the adventures of Betty, an ordinary girl with an extraordinary […]

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Tim Harries talk

Tim Talks!

Cartoonists’ Club Member Tim Harries presents ‘An evening of Cartoons and Comic Strips’. This will be a lively and fun illustrated talk by Newport based cartoonist and creator of the South Wales Argus‘ ‘Never Say Dai’ comic strip, Tim Harries. There will be the opportunity to chat with Tim and see some of his original […]

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Jeff Hawke

Jeff Hawke’s Cosmos

Jeff Hawke was a British science fiction comic strip created by Sydney Jordan and ran in the Daily Express from 1955 to 1974.  Despite it’s obscurity in English-speaking countries, it is often regarded as one of the most important science fiction comics ever released. Cartoonists’ Club member William Rudling tells us how you can find […]

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