Dates meet diary, diary meet dates…
can’t Stop The Serenity
22 August A decade after its world premiere at the Edinburgh Film Festival, Serenity returns to the Fountain Park Cineworld in aid of Equality Now & Marie Curie Hospices. http:// bit. ly/ SerenityTickets
28- 31 August The largest and longest running steampunk festival in the world is back for another, four- day long, retro- futurist extravaganza. http:// steampunk. synthasite. com/
Sci- fi Wales
5 September Expect celebrity guests, talks, traders, prop displays, cosplay, competitions, photo opportunities and much more at the Llandudno con.
www. scifiwales. uk
26 September Jasper Fforde, Jaine Fenn and Chris Moore are the esteemed guests of honour at this year’s West Country sci- fi and fantasy convention.
www. bristolcon. org
2- 4 October The official Gerry Anderson appreciation society returns with its first weekend festival in five years to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Thunderbirds. http:// bit. ly/ FandersonCon