Part of the Crewe Steampunk Convivial. Sunday Night’s Grand Masquerade Ball Dress code will be splendid for this, with gentlemen expected to wear a hat and ladies a mask, at least upon arrival at the Crosville Social Club, where the most magnificent entertainment is being arranged for your delectation and delight, compered jointly by our very own Professor Thomas Bottom, whom many of you might know as the purveyor of such naughty things as Toffee Vodka Liqueur, and the irrepressible Jezebel Steele! Tickets just £13, available online here.
The Heart's Cog Imperative, a dark and twisted Steampunk adventure tale written by Steven C. Davis and S. J. Stewart, is due for publication on 7th March 2015. The Heart's Cog Imperative is the tale of the stolen Royal British Empire airship the Herbert George and her crew, headed by bookseller-turned-rogue, Captain Jasper Woods. He is ably assisted & hindered by his crew of Thistle Wales, Fuschine Nagle, Pallograph Smith, Hadron Templeton, Prometheus Jones, Rain Silvermore, Leo Silvermore, Daxa the Navy Rat, Myrian Jones, Eleonoré, Karol Arran, Adhiratha, Vrikodara, Ryurik, Deserea and others ... The physical launch party will take place on Sat 7th March, 2015 at the RISC Centre, London Street in Reading from 6pm until midnight. There will be 2 bands in attendance, there will be tea duelling with LM Cooke as Mistress of Ceremonies, and there will be readings from the book as well as copies to purchase along with badges, posters and assorted other goodies ..
First held in 1971, Novacon is Europe's longest-running regional science fiction event. Novacon 44 will be held in Nottingham, UK, 14-16 November 2014. Guest of honour is the British fantasyauthor Kari Sperring, and John Gribbin will be joining us as our special science guest.
Facebook event can be found at https://www.facebook.com/events/539705409492972/?ref=4