Cartoonist Lew Stringer has just added a cracking tribute to Express Weekly to his increasingly wonderful British comics blog (I just wonder where he's finding time to do some cartooning!) This near-forgotten title included contributions from Ron Embleton and Mike Noble and also featured Danger Man stories - something Ian Wheeler and I will be offering further information on in an upcoming issue of Comics International.
Talking of comics history, Mike Gent has just written a fab article on the humour comic Cor!! for downthetubes - check it out via this link.
Meanwhile, my secret comics project is taking shape nicely here in Lancaster. Lots of meetings which have involved trekking to both ends of the country to meet various publishers. More when I can tell you...
That Was the Comic Week That Was: 2000AD “Ultimate” launch, the perils of polybagged comics and the passing of a girls comic pioneer - A little later than planned, here are some items you may have missed on our site and beyond last week.
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