News — The Beano

Comic Art Beano’s 80th Birthday Competition

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*Beano Print Giveaway*  The Beano’s 80th Birthday celebrations commence this weekend,  2nd June at McManus Museum and Gallery in Dundee, the home of Beano.  We are giving two lucky people the chance to win a Comic Art Website Beano print (either Dennis the Menace or Minnie the Minx). To enter, reply via Facebook or Instagram […]

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BEANO’S BIRTHDAY CELEBRATED AT V&A

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THE BEANO’S 80th BIRTHDAY CELEBRATED AT THE V&A I’ve not yet visited the museum to check it out but I’ll do so soon and file a report. More follows. https://www.vam.ac.uk/event/6Oe8GjYB/beano-a-manual-for-mischief VAM.AC.UK V&A · Beano: A Manual for Mischief 2018 marks eighty years of continuous publication for the much loved

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Comic Art exhibitions mark Beano’s 80th birthday

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Britain’s favourite comic, The Beano, celebrates its eightieth birthday this summer and Comic Art will be marking the event with two major exhibitions of Beano screenprints. The Beano’s first edition was published on 30 July, 1938 and it’s been published ever since – sometimes selling nearly two million copies a week – making it Britain’s […]

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Gnasher behind bars

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NEW SALE SCREENPRINT – JUST TWO LEFT Gnasher is behind bars but seems strangely cheerful. Gnasher is, of course, the companion of Dennis the Menace. Dennis, the star of The Beano comic, first appeared in 1951. He has since become a kind of national mascot – what Asterix is to France, or Oor Wullie is […]

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Dennis the Menace wants a raygun

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NEW SALE ITEM – ONE THIRD OFF Dennis the Menace wants a raygun from his father. And is refused. As if it were a serious request, and was actually in Dad’s gift, along the lines of asking for another catapult. Dennis the Menace, the star of The Beano comic, first appeared in 1951. He has […]

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