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Rik Mayall, An Honest-To-Goodness Comedy Genius, Has Passed Away

Rik Mayall has died at the age of 56. His resume speaks for itself. In no particular order there’s The Comic Strip, The Young Ones, The New Statesman, Blackadder, an incredible Jackanory reading of George’s Marvellous Medicine, Bottom, A Kick up the Eighties and Kevin Turvey Investigates, Man Down, appearances as one half of The […]

The Macclesfield From Space – Duck Dare & Hero Hound

Marc Jackson writes; Last month, I was interviewed by Martin Regan the editor of Macclesfield Today, the new local Newspaper in my hometown of Macclesfield in Cheshire. I’d contacted him awhile back wondering if he’d be interested in writing a piece on my adventures as a cartoonist in the wild world of comics and to […]