United Kingdom

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Fandom in the United Kingdom, has a long and very rich history producing such luminaries in the field as Arthur C. Clarke, Vin¢ Clarke, and Peter Weston (England) and Walt Willis and James White (Northern Ireland). There have been seven British Worldcons.

For an insightful look at the history of fandom in Britain, see Rob Hansen’s Then. Caroline Mullan wrote “A Short Visual History of British Fandom.”

See Anglofan for UK fanhistory through 1959, and Category:UK for a long list of Britfan doings.

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