The Beano Annual – 75th Anniversary Edition, a traditional gift for well under £10

One of the most popular and loved comics in the UK will celebrate its 75th anniversary next year.

The Beano, a comic loved by youngsters and adults will mark its 75th anniversary in 2013 and to celebrate it, they released an anniversary edition which is already available for purchase.

If someone of your family is fan of the comic, then you should consider giving them The Beano Annual as a Christmas gift. The anniversary edition is available for £7.99 and can be purchased from Waterstones, Amazon and WH Smith.

The Beano was first published on 30th July 1938. The 75th birthday celebrations will be focused around this date next year. The Beano Annual is the first collectors’ item of anniversary merchandise available to buy in the UK.

Also available at WH Smith and Amazon, are the 2013 Annuals for The Dandy – the sister comic to The Beano, and Jacqueline Wilson – an ideal gift for girls. RRP: £7.99 each.