The British Fantasy Society is holding its annual convention, Fantasycon 2009, in Nottingham, UK, over the weekend 18-20 September. Fantasycon was first staged in the mid-1970s in Birmingham and has run more-or-less continuously since.
The 2009 convention is delighted to announce that the Guests of Honour are Jasper Fforde, Brian Clemens and Gail Z Martin. The Master of Ceremonies is Ian Watson. The convention's highlights include guest interviews, panel discussion and the British Fantasy Awards Banquet.
For the full weekend:
- BFS Members: £40 until March 31, then £50 until June 30, then £60 thereafter
- Non BFS Members: £50 until March 31, then £60 until June 30, then £70 thereafter
Saturday Day Rate: £30
Banquet: £35 (menu to be confirmed, price includes soft drinks and good quality red/white wine).
More info is available from http://www.fantasycon.org.uk/