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Blackburn Comic Con 2017

Blackburn Comic Con  2017

Contact Information

King Georges Hall

Tel: 0844 847 1664

Blackburn Comic Con will return to King Georges Hall on Saturday, 4th November 2017 from 10.30am to 4.30pm. 

Stalls, movie props, stars from TV and Movies, Comic artists & writers and much more to be announced.

Guest appearance by Colin Baker, the 6th Dr Who.


Matt Zimmerman is a Canadian actor, best known as the voice of Alan Tracy in the 1960s television series Thunderbirds and sequel films Thunderbirds Are Go and Thunderbird 6.

Shane Rimmer has appeared in many TV & Movies, Following Dr Strangelove he went on to roles in Star Wars and three James Bond Productions – Diamonds Are Forever, You Only Live Twice and The Spy Who Loved Me. These were followed by Superman 2 and 3, The People That Time Forgot, Warlords Of Atlantis, Rollerball, Gandhi, Reds, Out Of Africa, The Bourne Identity, The Dark Knight and many more. He is best known for voicing the amazing Scott Tracey the pilot of Thunderbird 1.

Mike Edmonds has been in many movies including Willow, Dark Crystal and also played an Ugnaught in Star Wars The Empire Strikes Back and Logray the medicine Ewok in Return of the Jedi. 

Jeremy  Bulloch has had a movie and tv career that has lasted over 40 years but most well known as the Bounty Hunter Boba Fett in the Star Wars franchise.

Kev Crossley: ​His art and writing has appeared in over twenty art books published by Quarto and Ilex among others, and he is the author and illustrator of three books of his own; ‘Fantasy Clip Art’ (2006), ‘101 Top Tops From Professional Fantasy Painters’ (2011) and ‘Character Design From The Ground Up’ (2014). Kev writes and illustrates regularly for Imagine FX magazine and affiliated publications, and in 2012 he illustrated Ian Livingstone’s 30th Anniversary FF title: ‘Blood Of The Zombies

Alan Hebden: Alan's career started with scripts for Commando, Victor and Hornet. For Battle Picture Weekly he wrote Rat Pack and Major Eazy (which he co-created). He also wrote The Angry Planet in Tornado. Hebden's first work for 2000 AD was one of Tharg's Future Shocks in prog 27. He also wrote the M.A.C.H. One stories M.A.C.H. Woman and Death Ray; the Mean Team story Return of the Mean Team; and a number of Future Shocks. Several series were created by him: Death Planet; Meltdown Man (with Massimo Belardinelli — it ran for 50 episodes); The Amazing Maze Dumoir (with Ian Gibson); and PSI-Testers.

Dress up as your favourite character. 


Adult Golden Tickets £100.00 (Includes: Early Bird Entrance, VIP Green Room with Lunch, Meal With The Guests The Night Before, Free Single Photo Shoot With Guest Of Choice, Goody Bag)

Adult Early Bird Ticket : £12.00 / Child Early Bird £6.00 (Gets you into the event 1hr before standard tickets)

Adult Standard Ticket: £6.00 / Child Standard £4.00 

Road Directions

Blackburn town centre. From M6 Junction 31 follow A667 into Blackburn or from M65 Junction 4 follow A666 to Blackburn. Feilden Street car park is perfectly situated a short walk away -put BB2 1LH in your SatNav. On street parkings is free after 6pm. Contact Blackburn Visitor Centre for details of Car Parks or see the map on our web site

Public Transport Directions

King George's Hall is located in Blackburn town centre approx 5 minutes walk from the Bus and Railway Station. There are direct bus & rail services to Blackburn from Accrington,Clitheroe, Bolton, Burnley, Darwen, Chorley , Manchester & Preston.

Contact Blackburn Visitor Centre for details of public transport from where you live 01254 688040/ 669187/ 188.

Alternatively, for public transport information out of our normal office hours contact: Travel Line: 0871 200 2233 (for bus services around the Lancashire area) National Rail Enquiries 03457 48 49 50

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Opening Times

4 Nov 2017


Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult Early Bird£12.00 per ticket
Adult Golden VIP Ticket£100.00 per ticket
Adult Standard£6.00 per ticket
Child Early Bird£6.00 per ticket
Child Standard£4.00 per ticket

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

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