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About the Company

Products and Services

The Phoenix is a weekly 32-page comic for children aged 6 – 12, featuring 7 or more exciting story strips, a puzzle competition and a new non-fiction strip every week of the year. Subscriptions packages are available, offering great savings.


We’re very lucky to have some incredible writers and illustrators on board. Top names to look out for include Neill Cameron, The Etherington Brothers, James Turner, Jamie Smart and Adam Murphy amongst many others.

Who we are:

Tom Fickling – Managing Director/Editor

Charlie Rashid – Sales and Marketing Manager

Paul Duffield – Master of Colours and Shapes

Joe Brady – Deputy Editor

Caro Fickling – Operations

Kelly Hanrahan – Finance

Toby Morris – Finance


We are based at 29 Beaumont Street, Oxford, OX1 2NP. Please feel free to contact us here.

Reading/ Literacy

At The Phoenix we’re very passionate about improving literacy among children. It is our hope that even the most reluctant readers will be drawn in by our engaging story strips. To find out more, please visit our Schools and Libraries section.

Quality Stories

Each issue is packed with new and exciting story-strips from top children’s writers and illustrators. All content is original. Our comic has the support of many of Britain’s best-loved children’s writers, including Philip Pullman, Michael Morpurgo and Jacqueline Wilson.