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DC Thomson is a British publishing and television production company best known for producing The Dundee Courier, The Evening Telegraph, The Sunday Post, Oor Wullie, The Broons, The Beano, The Dandy, and Commando comics. [1]

47 relations: Aberdeen Journals, Archive, British comics, British Library, British Newspaper Archive, Bunty, Catholic Church, Cheltenham, Comics, Commando (comics), Conservatism, David Coupar Thomson, Dundee, Ellis Watson, Evening Telegraph (Dundee), Findmypast, Friends Reunited, Genealogy, Genes Reunited, Glasgow, Imperial War Museum, ITV (TV network), Jackie (magazine), List of D. C. Thomson & Co. Ltd publications, London, Magazine, Manchester, Mocavo, My Weekly, Newspaper, Oor Wullie, Parragon, Privately held company, Publishing, Scotland, Shout (magazine), Southern Television, The Beano, The Broons, The Courier (Dundee), The Dandy, The People's Friend, The Press and Journal (Scotland), The Scots Magazine, The Sunday Post, This England (magazine), Trade union.

Aberdeen Journals

Aberdeen Journals Ltd. is a newspaper publisher based in Aberdeen, Scotland.

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An archive is an accumulation of historical records or the physical place they are located.

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British comics

A British comic is a periodical published in the United Kingdom that contains comic strips.

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British Library

The British Library is the national library of the United Kingdom and the largest national library in the world by number of items catalogued.

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British Newspaper Archive

The British Newspaper Archive web site provides access to searchable digitised archives of British newspapers.

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Bunty was a British comic for girls published by D. C. Thomson & Co. from 1958 to 2001.

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Catholic Church

The Catholic Church, also known as the Roman Catholic Church, is the largest Christian church, with more than 1.299 billion members worldwide.

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Cheltenham, also known as Cheltenham Spa, is a regency spa town and borough which is located on the edge of the Cotswolds, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty in Gloucestershire, England.

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a medium used to express ideas by images, often combined with text or other visual information.

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Commando (comics)

Commando For Action and Adventure, formerly known as Commando War Stories in Pictures, and colloquially known as Commando Comics, is a British comic book magazine that primarily draw its themes and backdrops from the various incidents of the First and Second World Wars.

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Conservatism is a political and social philosophy promoting traditional social institutions in the context of culture and civilization.

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David Coupar Thomson

David Coupar Thomson (23 May 1861 – 12 December 1954) was the proprietor of the newspaper and publishing company D. C. Thomson & Co. Ltd.

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Dundee (Dùn Dè) is Scotland's fourth-largest city and the 51st-most-populous built-up area in the United Kingdom.

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Ellis Watson

Ellis Watson has held senior positions at companies such as Menzies, First Group, Syco and DC Thomson.

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Evening Telegraph (Dundee)

The Evening Telegraph is a local newspaper in Dundee, Scotland.

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Findmypast is a UK-based online genealogy service owned, since 2007, by British company DC Thomson.

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Friends Reunited

Friends Reunited was a portfolio of social networking websites based upon the themes of reunion with research, dating and job-hunting.

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Genealogy (from γενεαλογία from γενεά, "generation" and λόγος, "knowledge"), also known as family history, is the study of families and the tracing of their lineages and history.

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Genes Reunited

Genes Reunited, originally known as Genes Connected, is a genealogy website that was launched in the UK in 2003 as a sister-site to Friends Reunited.

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Glasgow (Glesga; Glaschu) is the largest city in Scotland, and third most populous in the United Kingdom.

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Imperial War Museum

Imperial War Museums (IWM) is a British national museum organisation with branches at five locations in England, three of which are in London.

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ITV (TV network)

ITV is a British commercial TV network.

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Jackie (magazine)

Jackie was a weekly British magazine for girls.

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List of D. C. Thomson & Co. Ltd publications

These newspapers, comics and magazines are or were published by D. C. Thomson & Co. of Dundee, Scotland.

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London is the capital and most populous city of England and the United Kingdom.

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A magazine is a publication, usually a periodical publication, which is printed or electronically published (sometimes referred to as an online magazine).

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Manchester is a city and metropolitan borough in Greater Manchester, England, with a population of 530,300.

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Mocavo was a privately held Internet company based in Boulder, Colorado, United States.

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My Weekly

My Weekly is a magazine for women in the 45-and-over age bracket, published by D. C. Thomson & Co. Ltd of Dundee, Scotland.

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A newspaper is a periodical publication containing written information about current events.

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Oor Wullie

Oor Wullie (Our William) is a Scottish comic strip published in the D.C. Thomson newspaper The Sunday Post.

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Parragon Books Ltd, a United Kingdom publishing company, was formed in 1988 by friends Guy Parr and Paul Anderson.

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Privately held company

A privately held company, private company, or close corporation is a business company owned either by non-governmental organizations or by a relatively small number of shareholders or company members which does not offer or trade its company stock (shares) to the general public on the stock market exchanges, but rather the company's stock is offered, owned and traded or exchanged privately.

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Publishing is the dissemination of literature, music, or information—the activity of making information available to the general public.

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Scotland (Alba) is a country that is part of the United Kingdom and covers the northern third of the island of Great Britain.

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Shout (magazine)

Shout is a UK magazine for teenage girls, published by D. C. Thomson & Co. Ltd of Dundee, Scotland, since 1993.

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Southern Television

Southern Television was the ITV broadcasting licence holder for the south and south-east of England from 30 August 1958 to 31 December 1981.

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The Beano

The Beano is the longest running British children's comic magazine, published by DC Thomson.

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The Broons

The Broons is a comic strip in Scots published in the weekly Scottish newspaper The Sunday Post.

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The Courier (Dundee)

The Courier & Advertiser, more commonly known as simply The Courier, is a newspaper published by D. C. Thomson & Co. in Dundee, Scotland.

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The Dandy

The Dandy was a Scottish children's comic published by the Dundee based publisher DC Thomson.

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The People's Friend

The People's Friend is a British weekly magazine founded in 1869 and currently published by D. C. Thomson & Co. Ltd.

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The Press and Journal (Scotland)

The Press and Journal is a daily regional newspaper serving northern and highland Scotland including the cities of Aberdeen and Inverness.

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The Scots Magazine

The Scots Magazine is a magazine containing articles on subjects of Scottish interest.

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The Sunday Post

The Sunday Post is a weekly newspaper published in Dundee, Scotland, by DC Thomson, and characterised by a mix of news, human interest stories and short features.

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This England (magazine)

This England is a quarterly magazine published in England.

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Trade union

A trade union or trades union, also called a labour union (Canada) or labor union (US), is an organization of workers who have come together to achieve many common goals; such as protecting the integrity of its trade, improving safety standards, and attaining better wages, benefits (such as vacation, health care, and retirement), and working conditions through the increased bargaining power wielded by the creation of a monopoly of the workers.

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