Handycon Jobs

Handycon is recruiting for a Website Assistant This is a freelance role, paying £15ph for an agreed amount of 6-8 hours per week, worked flexibly but to deadlines and would suit a stay-at-home parent looking for a few hours to fit around child care or someone looking for an extra

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HandyCon Returns 2023

After a long absence, Handycon is delighted to announce our planned return for 2023 with lots of exciting events planned, new ideas and even a small HandyToddler to ‘enhance’ each event. After a global pandemic (you may have heard about it) and the unfortunate closure of our venue in Maidenhead,

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HandyCon August 2022

As many may already be expecting, sadly we have to officially announce that HandyCon August 2022 will not be going ahead. We are still in the process of finding a new home for HandyCon and hope to be running the next event in 2023. As always, we will let you

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HandyCon August 2022: Holiday Inn Maidenhead Closure

We have just been informed that the Holiday Inn Maidenhead will be closing from the 1st April 2022 for the foreseeable future. This means that they have cancelled all future event bookings and as such we are now looking for alternate venues for our August event. But do not fear!

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HandyCon January 2022 and beyond

We were hoping that our first big announcement since we had to cancel HandyCon August 2020 would bring with it nothing but positive news, but unfortunately we have to announce that HandyCon won’t be running in January 2022. As many of you will be aware, planning an event the size

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HandyCon August 2020 Cancelled

Due to the uncertainty surrounding the COVID-19 outbreak and after careful consideration we have had to make the difficult decision to cancel HandyCon August 2020. Our number one priority is the safety of everyone who attends and not only is it a very real possibility that government restrictions may still

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COVID-19 Update & PayPal Refund Policy Changes -UPDATED

UPDATE: HandyCon August 2020 has been cancelled. You can read the full statement here. COVID-19 Given the recent developments regarding the COVID-19 virus, we wanted to issue a statement regarding HandyCon August 2020 (and possibly beyond). Our number one priority is the safety of our attendees, crew and exhibitors. Given

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August 2020 Exhibitor Announcement: Bad Cat Games

We are pleased to announce that BadCat Games Studio will be joining us as an exhibitor for HandyCon August 2020! You will find their stand in the main lobby area near the HandyCon front desk demoing their upcoming games, such as: Dreamescape – a solo narrative story-driven exploration of the Dreamlands setting

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Over 60% of Tickets Sold for HandyCon August 2020!

Over 60% of tickets for HandyCon August 2020 have now been sold! We are once again very likely to sell out in advance of the event, so if you are planning on attending but have not yet booked your ticket (especially if you have already booked a hotel room!) –

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