FAB 95 is on its way!

FAB 95 is on its way!

We’re delighted to report that FAB 95 is now winging its way to all Fanderson members around the world! Included in this issue: a look at the only Fireball XL5 mini album – Journey To The Moon an interview with Century 21 Merchandising supremo Keith Shackleton members share their views of Stingray Loch Ness Monster […]

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Podcast 1 is here!

Podcast 1 is here!

New for 2020 is the Fanderson Podcast! Hosted by journalist and broadcaster (and long-time Fanderson member) Ros Connors, our podcasts will share information, views and stories with fans – just like you. Podcast 1 – Ian Fryer discusses Doppelgänger, archive interview clips with Space:1999‘s Barry Morse, and a club update from Nick Williams. Let us […]

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The Animates added to Productions list

The Animates added to Productions list

The Animates, Sylvia Anderson‘s first solo production after leaving Space:1999, has been added to the Productions page of the website. This series for pre-schoolers was designed to help children learn some simple life lessons, and merchandise included a series of books and episodes on VHS cassette in the 1980s. The series appears to have been […]

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Postage update

Postage update

Although much of the world is in lockdown, we’re doing our best to get membership packages and merchandise orders to Fanderson members. Though mail delivery companies are doing their very best to maintain services, the actual service can vary from country to country – even from town to town (see here and here). For this […]

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Ensure we send FAB 95 to your right address

Ensure we send FAB 95 to your right address

We’re getting FAB 95 ready to go to print and then in the post to all Fanderson members around the world in the next few weeks. We know that some members have FAB and club merchandise sent to their work address which, if you’re in lockdown in the current situation, could mean that you’re not […]

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Eat chocolate and colour in!

Eat chocolate and colour in!

With so many of us in social isolation and/or lockdown, it’s important to keep occupied with a variety of activities. We’ve dug through the Fanderson Archive to the early 90s, when we offered a series of colouring books with illustrations by club member Jonathan Baxter. They were designed for our young Fanderson Junior members, so […]

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Virtual AGM 2020

Virtual AGM 2020

Thank you to every club member who voted in Fanderson’s 2020 Annual General Meeting. The results have been checked and independently verified, and are below. There were no ineligible votes submitted and no duplicates. Item 1 – There is only one candidate for Fanderson chairman (see www.fanderson.org.uk) 97.1% Nick Williams 2.9% I do not support […]

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The UFOs are landing!

The UFOs are landing!

Fanderson members are reporting sightings of UFOs. That is, the club’s new 4-CD UFO soundtrack album, which is now being delivered to members! We started taking pre-orders for the set from 1st March and, in under a month, 25% of our stock has already been bought. Like all club merchandise, the UFO soundtrack is a limited […]

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UFO soundtrack – pre-order now open (with March offer)

UFO soundtrack – pre-order now open (with March offer)

Fanderson is delighted to announce that its latest soundtrack is now available to pre-order. The new 4-disc set of music from UFO is the most extensive from this series that the club has produced. To celebrate, our March offer of the month is 25% off the Ed Bishop: Identified audio archive disc, if you buy in the […]

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Thunderbirds Are Go’s finale – The Long Reach part two – premieres this Saturday, 22nd February

Thunderbirds Are Go’s finale – The Long Reach part two – premieres this Saturday, 22nd February

The final Thunderbirds Are Go episode, The Long Reach part two premieres at 8:30am this Saturday, 22nd February, on ITV and CITV, repeated Sunday at 5:55pm on CITV or catch up afterwards on the ITV Hub. International Rescue attempt their most difficult mission ever while defending Tracy Island from a dangerous assault. Easter Eggs: A dialogue reference […]

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