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by Classic Comics
03 Mar 2008, 12:22
Forum: Dandy
Topic: Bully Beef and Chips
Replies: 13
Views: 5678

Re: Bully Beef and Chips

JC Hughes. Bob Nixon took over in the late 1980s.
Towards the end of its run it was drawn by Sid Burgon and Gordon Bell drew some as well.
by Classic Comics
08 Feb 2008, 16:41
Forum: Dandy
Topic: Ken Reid in Dandy Book 1991
Replies: 6
Views: 3450

Re: Ken Reid in Dandy Book 1991

Off the top of my head and without the annual in front of me... Henry Davies also drew quite a number of Ali Ha-Ha strips back around them so it might have been him.
by Classic Comics
15 Oct 2007, 14:53
Forum: Artwork, artists and writers
Topic: Terry Bave has died UPDATE -he has not died and still alive
Replies: 15
Views: 3468

Terry Bave has died

This is very sad news. I worked with Terry on the Fun-Sizes and on Winker Watson for the Dandy. He was a pleasure to work with and always enormously professional. This is a real surprise, really sad news. Condolesces to his family. RIP, Terry, and thanks for the fun.
by Classic Comics
17 Aug 2007, 11:33
Forum: Dandy
Topic: Newsflash! The Dandy goes... Xtreme!
Replies: 162
Views: 34328

Re: Newsflash! The Dandy goes... Xtreme!

AndyB wrote:That's a good point. Are Ken's most recently published Robbie strips just using up old stock in the same way as Steve's last few Beryls? Will Big Brad Wolf ever return?
Ken is still drawing Robbie Rebel. The current run are new, not stock.
by Classic Comics
08 Feb 2007, 12:37
Forum: General comics discussion
Topic: Beano on Blue Peter
Replies: 14
Views: 1528

Beano on Blue Peter

This may be of interest...

The edition of Blue Peter to air on February 13th is scheduled to carry a piece about the Beano comic. Konnie Huq visited the Beano offices a few weeks ago to meet, among others, the great David Sutherland.
by Classic Comics
10 May 2006, 14:19
Forum: Beano
Topic: Euan Kerr
Replies: 9
Views: 4181

Euan Kerr

Yep, Alan Digby is the new editor on the Beano and congratulations to him on the appointment. Alan was chief sub on the Beano in the 1980s before moving on to edit the Beezer and then The Beezer and Topper. Since around 1993 he has been editor of DCT's Comic Projects department, working extensively ...
by Classic Comics
27 Apr 2006, 16:21
Forum: Retired DCT titles
Topic: Classics From The Comics - email address
Replies: 5
Views: 2913

Classics From The Comics - email address

This is just a heads-up to let you know that Classics From The Comics now has an emails address classiccomics@dcthomson.co.uk which readers can use for feedback and requests. So if you have any comments or requests for stories you'd like to see, that's the place to send your email.