Sunday 23 July 2023

A Bertha Comic Strip From September 1986

Digging through my pile of Buttons comics, which I picked up on Ebay a few years back, I spotted this exclusive Bertha comic strip and thought it would make a fine addition to Curious British Telly. It hails from September 1986 and features a quick story about fireworks which didn't feature in the television series. So, yes, being an official piece, this is part of the Bertha canon, an intriguing body of work which, no doubt, Disney will be snapping up in no time to milk dry.

A Peek Into the Secretive Realm of Farewell Ceremonies

Death is an inevitable part of life, and every culture has unique customs and rituals surrounding funerals and farewell ceremonies.

In the United Kingdom, funeral directors play a crucial role in orchestrating these solemn events. However, beyond the sombre facade lies a world of intriguing customs and traditions that add depth and significance to how the British bid farewell to their departed loved ones.