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A Couple More BristolCon Reports

December 2nd, 2019 · No Comments

A couple more BristolCon reports have come to my attention, including one in Czech! That’s right someone came all the way to BristolCon from Czechia (the western half of Czechoslovakia for us pre the fall of the Berlin Wall generation). BristolCon 2019 at Salon Futura In Czech, I was at BristolCon by Jan Krecek at […]

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Christopher Eccleston in Bath Dec 5th

November 29th, 2019 · No Comments

Christopher Eccleston, the ninth Doctor to us science fiction fans, will be discussing and signing his new book, I Love the Bones of You, which is about his lifelong relationship with his father, Ronnie. The event is run by Toppings on December 5th at Christ Church, Julian Road, Bath, BA1 2RH. Doors open at 7-30pm […]

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BristolCon 2019 – Summary

November 24th, 2019 · No Comments

Whoosh – and another BristolCon has been and gone. We’ve now had so many BristolCons that 2019 was our tenth anniversary.  Our Guests of Honour were absolutely delightful. All the way Ireland we had writer Diane Duane (who had in August been Guest of Honour at WorldCon), our own local writer Gareth L Powell (he […]

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BristolCon 2020 is a Go!

November 17th, 2019 · No Comments

For those of you not able to come to the BristolCon 2019 closing ceremony, there will be a BristolCon on Saturday October 31st 2020! The Guests of Honour are authors Anna Smith Spark and Adrian Tchaikovsky. The place is the same as it has been for quite a few years now – the Hilton Doubletree […]

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If you lost FireFly Mug at BristolCon

November 15th, 2019 · No Comments

The owner has claimed it and the mug is now winging its way back home! During the tear down / packing up of BristolCon this year we found a mug in the Dealers Room. Despite the committee’s best behind the scenes efforts we have not been able to reconnect it with its owner. If this […]

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Meet C-3PO Anthony Daniels at Toppings, Bath, November 17th

November 8th, 2019 · No Comments

Anthony Daniels will be signing the copies of his book, I am C-3PO: The Inside Story on Sunday November 17th 11-30am at Toppings in Bath – The Bookshop, The Paragon, Bath, BA1 5LS. Anthony has worked on all nine Star Wars films over 40 years and therefore has a lot of behind the scenes the […]

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Bristol Science Fiction Writing Group Starting

November 3rd, 2019 · Comments Off on Bristol Science Fiction Writing Group Starting

It was lovely seeing all you wonderful people at BristolCon. The observant among you may have noticed that there was a sign-up sheet for a science fiction writing group – we now have four of us interested – so it’s definitely going to happen! If you are interested in joining us and have not already […]

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Geekmania in Thornbury Saturday 2nd November 10am – 4pm

October 28th, 2019 · 1 Comment

Hope you all enjoyed BristolCon on Saturday… normal website services will resume soon. In the meantime… Geekmania with special guests Clem So, Colin Baker and Mickey Baker, Cosplay parade, Trader Market, Talks, Panels, Prop displays and Gaming Zone will be on at Thornbury Leisure Centre, Alveston Hill, BS35 3JB from 10am to 4pm. Advance tickets […]

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Pre-Con bookings for small group sessions close tonight

October 24th, 2019 · Comments Off on Pre-Con bookings for small group sessions close tonight

Pre-con booking for workshops / kaffeeklatsches / small group sessions will close tonight (Thursday October 24th) at 23:59pm. After that bookings for the remaining places will be taken at BristolCon. Please note pre-con bookings for Edit like an Editor are already closed due to being fully subscribed.

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Pre-con sign ups for Edit like an Editor full.

October 23rd, 2019 · Comments Off on Pre-con sign ups for Edit like an Editor full.

Pre-convention registrations for the Edit like an Editor by Vicky Brewster small group session are now FULL. Sign-ups will now only be taken at BristolCon on the day for the remaining spaces. Other small group sessions still have pre-convention sign-up slots available.

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