EXTENDED: four special offers for our 40th year
OFFERS EXTENDED: As members are still receiving FAB 98 (due to postal delays) we’ve extended this offer until the end of September. As a special celebratory offer to club members for the whole of August* – our 40th anniversary month – we’re offering a whopping 40% off four popular items of our fantastic, exclusive, merchandise: Space:1999 […]
UK: Thunderbirds voted #19 TV theme!
Classic FM are asking listeners to vote for their favourite TV theme so that they can present the UK’s Top 50 favourite TV themes of all time! Forget the sweeping strings of the Downton Abbey Suite, the cinematic splendour of the Blue Planet soundtrack, or even the foreboding opening music for The Crown. For Fanderson […]
NEW! FAB Book of Gerry Anderson… Jigsaw Puzzles
Now available in the shop to pre-order… Our brand new, 60-page, full colour FAB Book Of Gerry Anderson… Jigsaw Puzzles covers UK products based on The Adventures Of Twizzle, Torchy The Battery Boy, Four Feather Falls, Supercar, Fireball XL5, Stingray, Thunderbirds, Captain Scarlet And The Mysterons, Joe 90, UFO, Space:1999, Terrahawks and Space Precinct, plus a brief […]
Fanderson Podcast 10: It’s the end of the road!
Click here for Podcast 10. THIS EPISODE: In a format twist, for our 40th anniversary podcast we’re trying an episode discussion panel. For this first panel, regular host Ros Connors discusses all things Thunderbirds End Of The Road with fans Kirsty Brown and Ian Fryer. If you’d like to take part in a future Podcast panel, email firstname.lastname@example.org, […]
40 FAB Years: Since 20th August 1981. By fans, for fans.
Fanderson is 40 years old today! On 20th August 1981, Gerry Anderson invited representatives from the Fanderson 81 convention, plus clubs Anderpup and the Century 21 Appreciation Society, to meet with him at his office at Pinewood Studios, along with his merchandising right-hand-man Keith Shackleton. Together, they pooled their ideas and talents to form the […]
FAB 98: Winging its way to you!
We’re delighted to report that FAB 98 is now winging its way to hundreds of Fanderson members around the world. Hopefully, for many it should arrive just in time for the club’s 40th anniversary – 20th August 2021. In this issue: Ian Fryer looks at the birth of ITV, and how Noddy led to The […]
UK: Moonbase Alpha model at NFSM
Fans will soon be able to see this incredible model of Moonbase Alpha from Space:1999, which has been kept safe in private hands for over 40 years. It’s been restored to its full glory on a model of the Moon’s surface and will be one of the star exhibits at the UK’s brand new National […]
UK: Fireball XL5 in high definition!
Hot on the heels of their Supercar Blu-ray Disc announcement (and before that’s even arrived) Network have confirmed that Fireball XL5 will be their next Anderson production on the high definition disc format. Gerry and Sylvia Anderson’s 1962 Supermarionation series Fireball XL5 has been remastered in high definition from original 35mm film elements for this […]
Thunderbirds Are Go free draw winners
Congratulations to everyone who entered our free draw to win a money-can’t-buy Thunderbirds Are Go promotional goodie. In the next few days we’ll pop a prize in the post to every club member who entered (even the person who got an answer wrong), as there were enough to go round. So, well done to Steve Bushell […]
40 FAB Years: Tell us what you think of your club – you could win a prize!
Fanderson is 40 years old this year, and we’re rightly celebrating our many achievements over those four decades. But as well as looking back over the great things we’ve done, we’re looking forward to the future for the club, and we’d like your input. It’s seven years since we last surveyed the entire membership so […]