Woke up one morning during the Easter break. Logged on to a Doctor Who forum to find they were filming in Trafalgar Square so I grabbed my camera and off I went...I got dressed first of course! When I arrived the area was packed but I managed to get up close and get lots of... Continue Reading →
Back in the mid-90s, at one of the conventions in Virginia, I met with some people who introduced me to Starfleet International, the Star Trek Fan Club. I went on to join around that time. How does it work? Well, the club is split into regions depending on where you live in the world, but... Continue Reading →
My brother and sister-in-law have been busy as in this month they welcomed a third child into the world. Lewis is following in his siblings steps but has a way to go yet. Not sure what he will like, but sure that Dr Who and Trek will play a part!
It was billed as one of the biggest Star Trek events to be held in the UK for many years. Naturally I had to be there! I had been collecting Trek autographs for many years so did not see a need to pay out for the expensive tickets, so I purchased a bog standard weekend... Continue Reading →
This took place two weeks before Destination Star Trek London. It would mark me returning to being a dealer which I did with my brother for a couple of years. Didn't sell a great deal but enough to pay for some autographs at DSTL. Met some nice people from both Game of Thrones and Star... Continue Reading →
Just before the start of term in September 2012 I received a message from a new friend of mine who is an actor. I was busy building a website for him and he had fairly recently finished work on Dredd 3D starring Karl Urban as Judge Dredd, Lena Heady and Olivia Thirlby. He invited me... Continue Reading →
Wow! What an event. Massive does not come close. It took place at Olympia this year, which has much better lighting! The guest list was equally as massive. Karl Urban, Gillian Anderson, John Simm, Charles Dance, Freema Agyeman, Bernard Cribbins, Alex Winter, Hayden Panettiere, Jeri Ryan, Christopher Judge, Adam Baldwin, Jewel Staite, Arthur Cox, Craig Parker,... Continue Reading →
This was supposed to be a quiet event (yeh right!), until they announced David Tennant, the 10th Doctor, as well as Arthur Darvill and Caitlin Blackwood from the same show. Also in attendance were Miranda Raison from Spooks and Luciana Carro from Battlestar Galactica. There were also plenty of Cosplayers....
Showmasters flagship event was getting bigger and bigger every year.... The guest list included Tom Sizemore, Christopher Lloyd, Corey Feldman, Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa, Derek Jacobi, Robert Knepper, Sylvester McCoy, Mark Sheppard, Shawnee Smith, Clive Barker, Robert Rankin, Lisa Marie, Veronica Cartwright, Lea Thompson, Sophie Aldred, Camille Coduri, Natalia Tena, Georgina Leonidas, Simon Fisher-Becker, Sylvia Anderson, Louise Jameson,... Continue Reading →