Lancaster Comics Day On Hiatus

After discussion with the Friends of Lancaster Library, we regret that owing to funding challenges Lancaster Comics Day will not take place in June 2019.

Lancaster Comics Day Returns in 2019

Lancaster Comics Day will be taking a break in 2018, returning to the city on Sunday 2nd June 2019. The decision has been taken in part in response to continued changes within Lancashire’s library services and to give the event’s opportunity to explore developing options for greater co-ordination and partnership with other local organisations with…

2017 Moonlight Walk in aid of St. John’s Hospice has a superhero theme

The day before this year’s Lancaster Comics Day (11th June 2017) in Lancaster Library, local cancer care charity St. John’s Hospice are running their annual Ladies Only walk – which this year has a superhero theme. Ladies are encouraged to sign up for this fund raising event and go along dressed as their favourite superhero, or make one…

Lancaster Comics Day 2016 Comic Competition Launched

  PLEASE NOTE THE DEADLINE FOR THIS COMPETITION HAS BEEN EXTENDED Are there aliens in your dustbin? Is a gorilla living in your ginnel? As part of Lancaster Comics Day on Sunday 5th June 2016 at Lancaster Library, we’re again looking for comic strips that tell stories of life as it might be in Lancaster. We ran a…

Comics Day Guests Announce New “Winter of the World” Game

Cakebread & Walton have announced that they have signed a contract to produce a table-top roleplaying game line based on the Winter of the World novels by award-winning British fantasy author Michael Scott Rohan. Ken Walton, one half of the team, will be a guest at Lancaster Comics Day 2016 on Sunday 5th June, while Peter Cakebread will be…

J.S. Collyer’s “Silence” out in July

Silence, the third and final book in Lancaster Comics Day guest J.S. Collyer‘s science fiction Orbit Series, is scheduled for release at CoxCon 2016, Telford, on 30th July 2016. The Lancaster-based SF author, who will be appearing on stage at LCD 2016 with AS Chambers and Eddie Robson, tells us the cover design of the last book in…

Comics Day Guest Tim Quinn Bares All in New Autobiography, out in May

Miwk Publishing have announced the forthcoming publication of Argh!, the autobiography of comics writer and editor Tim Quinn in May, alongside Drawing Breath, the autobiography of cartoonist Dicky Howett, who worked with Tim on various strips for over 20 years. Tim is one of our guests at this year’s Lancaster Comics Day in Lancaster Library on Sunday 5th…