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Pathfinder Legends: Fortress of the Stone Giants

Pathfinder Legends: Fortress of the Stone Giants

September 30, 2014 No Comments »

It’s new audio play day! My new Pathfinder Legends audio is out now from Big Finish Productions. Fortress of the Stone Giants is based on the role playing game by Paizo Publishing and sees... Read More »

Maggie Stables RIP

Maggie Stables RIP

September 29, 2014 No Comments »

I have just received a text from Mark Wright to share the sad news that Maggie Stables has passed away. To Doctor Who fans, Maggie was Evelyn Smythe, a truly mould-breaking companion... Read More »

Upcoming Event: Supercomics Sunday – 12th October

Upcoming Event: Supercomics Sunday – 12th October

September 29, 2014 No Comments »

I’m pleased to announce that I’ll be taking part in a special comics event as part of the Bristol Festival of Literature. Supercomics Sunday is a family-friendly afternoon at the... Read More »

A Nutty cameo in this week’s Beano!

A Nutty cameo in this week’s Beano!

September 28, 2014 No Comments »

Hang on, it’s Sunday. How did that happen? I meant to blog this on Thursday but must have blinked or something. It’s been another barmily busy week, but there’s still... Read More »

Becoming Patron of Reading at Air Balloon Hill Primary School

Becoming Patron of Reading at Air Balloon Hill Primary School

September 24, 2014 No Comments »

Some good news! I’m pleased to say that I have become the Patron of Reading for Air Balloon Hill Primary School in Bristol. What’s a Patron of Reading I hear... Read More »

Big Finish Day 5

Big Finish Day 5

September 20, 2014 1 Comment »

Yes, it’s the moment you’ve been waiting for – my report from Big Finish Day 5 last Satuday! What do you mean you’ve not been waiting for it? Nonsense. I... Read More »

Strictly Come Dodging in this week’s Beano

Strictly Come Dodging in this week’s Beano

September 20, 2014 No Comments »

So, this has returned to our screens: The ladies in our house are big, big fans. Not me. I never watch it. Oh no. Except when I do. Which is... Read More »

Well, *that* was a week and a half

Well, *that* was a week and a half

September 12, 2014 2 Comments »

Phew! What a week! On Monday this fella turned up on my desk. It’s the Ninth Doctor from the Doctor Who Figurine Collection, or as I call him, my ‘why are... Read More »

The return of bald Eric plus Roger causes custard calamity in this week’s Beano

The return of bald Eric plus Roger causes custard calamity in this week’s Beano

September 10, 2014 2 Comments »

When I was a lad, Bananaman’s alter-ego, Eric Wimp looked like this –> Later, when the BBC Bananaman cartoon came along, Eric suddenly gained a fine head of hair. At... Read More »

10 Books That Have Stayed With Me

10 Books That Have Stayed With Me

September 8, 2014 5 Comments »

Just a quick one. Over on Facebook, Kenneth Shinn tagged me in the 10 Books That Have Stayed With Me meme and so I popped my link over at Girls Heart Books.... Read More »