Back from our trip to the Lakes International Comic Art Festival, truly a delightful weekend in the country. Kendal embraced the festival again, with comics exhibitions, talks, sales and workshops throughout the town. It’s a great show, highly recommended.

Our thoughts turn again to CROSS, which has now broken through the £500 mark over on Kickstarter. To celebrate, we thought we’d share a little snippet of artwork by Matt Timson, from the story Pulling The Plug by Cy Dethan.

Goodbye RikAnd because it was such a beautiful panel, celebrating one of our generation’s finest comedians, we thought we’d accompany it with a video. Here’s Rik Mayall, as Alan B’stard, with a party political broadcast on behalf of the Conservative Party:

If you like a bit of politics in your comics, why not head over to and pledge £10 on Kickstarter to pre-order your copy. We’ll be posting out books to reach you all by Christmas.

Thanks for reading!