Publication Dates: September 19th 1953 – 1959
Number of Issues Published: 312 (#1 – #312)
Color: Colour and Black-and-White
Dimensions: 20 cm x 32 cm
Paper Stock: Newsprint
Binding: Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format: Was ongoing

TV Fun was a weekly comic published by Amalgamated Press. It was launched on 19 September 1953 as a sister title to Film Fun and Radio Fun. It absorbed Tip Top and Jingles in 1954, becoming TV Fun, Tip Top and Jingles for a few weeks. In 1959 it was renamed TV Fun and Romance in Pictures and was retooled as a romance comic. Later the same year it was renamed TV Fan, and merged into Valentine on 30 January 1960.

Strips included:

“The Adventures of Reg Varrney as a Boy”
“Big Hearted Arthur” (Reg Parlett)
“Calling Z.9”
“Diana Decker”
“First Love”
“Hoofer the Tee-Vee Gee-Gee” (Roy Wilson)
“Inventors’ Circle”
“Jack Warner”
“Jimmy Edwards”
“Max Bygraves”
“Put Your Question”
“Roar With the Lyons”
“Sally Ann Howes”
“Sally Barnes”
“Shirley Eaton”
“Summer Heartbreak”
“Sweet Words of Love”
“The Traveller’s Tales”
“Wagon Train”


UPDATE 19-02-2018





UPDATE 03-10-2016

1,22,57,58,244,245, Annual 1957


Annual 1959,1960




UPDATE 06-07-2015






8 responses »

  1. Conrad says:

    TV Fun UPDATE 06-07-2015: the wrong rar file is made available, it should contain TV Fun 59, 60, 144, 148, 182, 188, 190


    • boutje777 says:

      Thanks, my mistake, i placed the correct link. Pity no one told me before because i can see there are enough people that downloaded that file.


  2. Conrad says:

    Going great now.
    Many thanks.


  3. Anonymous says:

    great site love looking at all the old comics on here brings back so many wonderful memories. I was just wondering though how come the pippin comic with Barnaby the bear isn’t on here also playhour and jack and jill would love to see all them.

    Liked by 1 person

  4. Anonymous says:

    Link (Adrive) for 230,243,246,252,260,262,263,283 is not available anymore.
    Non-valid account message appears….


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