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Sunday, 20 July 2008

Crikey's DC Thomson Special

The next issue of British comics history magazine Crikey! (Number 6) on sale soon, with the editors promising that the "Summer Special" (remember those?) is a DC Thomson focused issue, apt given the upcoming 70th birthday celebrations for that company's flagship comics title, The Beano.

A subscription to the magazine, available from, offers a subscription for £19.95 - six issues for the price of five. That brings you 52 fun packed pages of memories, articles, features and stunning artwork every issue (a single issue costs £3.99 including postage).

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