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Friday, 6 February 2009
London Small Press Starts Weekly Gathering
London's small press creators have started a weekly event to do what they do best: "Draw sketches and get drunk."
While London Underground Comics is busy preparing its mysterious 176 project, the stall members who have done much to reignite small press comics activity in the Capital have organised a weekly get together at the Crown pub in New Oxford Street (quite close to Forbidden Planet London, Gosh and other comics stores), with the first event on Monday 9 February, starting at 6.00pm. For the latest info, check out their Facebook page
• Talking of Oli Smith, LUC's master of ceremonies has uploaded Fag Break with Daniel Radcliffe, a four page mini comic on his website: theolismith.com