News / Daylight Music – Free concerts at Union Chapel , London

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The most magical concerts in London are back to fill your Saturday afternoon with music, while you relax and enjoy a cuppa in one of the capital’s best loved venues. Every Daylight Music gig is a unique experience; nowhere else has such a friendly, warm atmosphere, or such a diverse programme of artists. May 23… Read more »

News / The David Gemmell Awards for Fantasy – voting is open

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2015 is the seventh year for these awards that celebrate the epic and heroic fantasy genre, which tends to get marginalised by the majority of SF&F prizes. The awards are named in honour of the late British fantasy author; ‘Gemmell supported and encouraged new authors and artists as well as being part of the pantheon… Read more »

News / Some car on car action from SPECTRE

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Here is the latest video blog from the set of the new James Bond movie SPECTRE. Bond is being chased in his trademark Aston Martin by bad guy Mr Hinx in a Jaguar through the night time streets of Rome. This Bond film has gone a step further than before in having cars that don’t… Read more »

News / Vinyl News: Another chance to get the Wicker Man soundtrack

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Back in 2013 to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the cult horror film The Wicker Man, Studio Canal released a new cut of the film along with a limited edition poster, vinyl soundtrack and T-shirt. The artwork for these was created by Richie Beckett, an illustrator based in South Wales. Beckett works in pen and… Read more »

News / Returning X Files fleshes out writing team

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The X Files are returning to TV, Fox officially greenlit a run of 6 episodes earlier this year after much speculation by the press following teasers by star David Duchovny. The X Files was the seminal genre show, kickstarting a host of conspiracy and sci-fi themed shows along with a number of talented actors and… Read more »

News / The Game: new cold war spy drama from the BBC

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The Game, new BBC Drama

The Game is a new drama from the BBC starring Tom Hughes and Brian Cox set in London 1972. When a defecting KGB officer reveals the existence of a devastating Soviet plot by the name of ‘Operation Glass’, the charismatic head of MI5 must assemble a secret committee to help protect Britain. As the Soviets… Read more »

News / 29th Arthur C. Clarke Science Fiction Award shortlist

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It is the equivalent of the Man Booker prize for Science Fiction, the six shortlisted books for the Arthur C. Clarke Award for best science fiction novel of the year published in 2014 are: The Girl With All The Gifts – M.R. Carey (Orbit) The Book Of Strange New Things – Michel Faber (Canongate) Europe In Autumn –… Read more »

News / Normal, debut thriller from Graeme Cameron

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Normal by Graeme Cameron

He lives in your area, in a nice house with a tidy garden. He shops in your local supermarket, bumping trolleys, apologising with a smile. He drives beside you, waving to let you into the lane ahead of him. What you don’t know is that he has an elaborate cage built into a secret basement… Read more »