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Saturday, 7th October 2017
The downthetubes news blog was assimilated into our main site back in 2013, but we're glad you're here, because that's currently undergoing some under the bonnet refurb! So we've brought this blog back from the dead to tide us over.
We expect to be back up and running next week, just before the 2017 Lakes International Comic Art Festival - see you there?
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Wednesday, 11 February 2009
downthetubes On The Air!
downthetubes editor John Freeman was interviewed on Lancaster's Diversity FM this morning, the show repeated at 6.00pm tonight (Wednesday 11 February).
The interview was the latest by local writer Jomar de Vrind as part of his "Imaginary Friends" series for the community radio station, which is based in the town's YMCA building.
Past interviewees have included local writers, musicians and other local figures.
Complemented by some specially selected music, John talked about his career as a magazine and comics editor and writer for companies such as Marvel Comics UK and Titan Magazines, his volunteer work for local web site virtual-lancaster.net and current comics freelance projects suh as Ex Astris.
• You can listen to Diversity FM live on 103.5FM in the Lancaster area, or streamed via the station's web site: www.diversityfm.co.uk