Caption Festival blog

Info about the UK's longest running comic book festival

Programme and FarGo map

Here’s the line up of events for Caption this weekend – for locations of each, see map at the bottom! Saturday 10th October 10am – doors open: please buy your … Continue reading

October 7, 2015 · Leave a comment

Guests: Laura Howell

Unbelievably, Laura Howell is the first female artist to have worked on The Beano comic, and has drawn classic characters such as Billy the Cat and Minnie the Minx, as … Continue reading

September 24, 2015 · Leave a comment

Guests: Ian Edginton

A veteran of ‘The Galaxy’s Greatest Comic’ – 2000AD – Ian has written a multitude of well loved stories over the years such as Stickleback, The Red Seas and Judge … Continue reading

September 24, 2015 · Leave a comment

Guests: Leah Moore

Often in partnership with husband John Reppion, Leah Moore has worked in the comics industry for nearly a decade writing such titles as Albion, Sherlock Holmes and Savage Tales. Moore … Continue reading

September 23, 2015 · 2 Comments

Guests: Paul Duffield

Helping us ease the transistion of Caption from Oxford to Coventry is artist Paul Duffield, best known for illustrating the post-apocalyptic steampunk webcomic FreakAngels, written by Warren Ellis, Paul is … Continue reading

September 23, 2015 · Leave a comment

Fargo Village

FarGo Village, not to be confused with any Coen Brothers film, is the setting of Caption 2015, and offers a variety of spaces for comics events to take place, including … Continue reading

September 23, 2015 · Leave a comment

Caption 2015

This year’s Caption festival is going to be held in a new venue, Fargo Village, Coventry on October 10th and 11th, 2015 Guests include Leah Moore and John Reppion (Judge … Continue reading

September 23, 2015 · Leave a comment