1950 Dan Dare appears on the cover of British comic EAGLE. Foundation Art Work started by Frank Hampson. Other Artists joined, it featured colour and creative new techniques and machines by printer engineers BEMROSE . In It’s launch it was selling nearly a million copies a week. It was a Science Fiction story set in the 1990s, but in the style of British War Film characters. This ran from 1950-1969. Radio Luxembourg aired the stories till the mid 1950’s. It had a revivals in the late 1970s, early 80s to mid 90s and again in the Millenium with advanced technologies including TV formats which are now shown in some 130 countries.
On the 6th Sunday in Lent. Start of Easter week. Commemorates Jesus entering on a Donkey into Jerusalem, the people gathering to meet him carrying a palm branch. Christian celebration.