Hoarse(@HoarseFace) 's Twitter Profile Photo

Everything I say about men goes for all men btw except my late beloved Dad and Raymond Briggs. The rest of you are cunts.

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Nick Campbell(@lifeinleaves) 's Twitter Profile Photo

Trying to articulate what’s been lost with the death of Raymond Briggs is bloody difficult, but that’s no reason not to have a go: impossible.home.blog/2022/09/26/the…

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Mr Steve Shelby(@MrSteveShelby) 's Twitter Profile Photo

Interviewed in 2012, Raymond Briggs recalls that he thought ''It's a bit corny and twee, dragging in Christmas', as The Snowman had nothing to do with that, but it worked extremely well.'

Interviewed in 2012, Raymond Briggs recalls that he thought ''It's a bit corny and twee, dragging in Christmas', as The Snowman had nothing to do with that, but it worked extremely well.'
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Mr Steve Shelby(@MrSteveShelby) 's Twitter Profile Photo

To celebrate the film's 20th anniversary, Channel 4 created an alternative opening directed by Roger Mainwood, with Raymond Briggs' interpretation of Father Christmas recounting how he met the boy

To celebrate the film's 20th anniversary, Channel 4 created an alternative opening directed by Roger Mainwood, with Raymond Briggs' interpretation of Father Christmas recounting how he met the boy
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Ben Monroe, but Spookier(@_BenMonroe_) 's Twitter Profile Photo

Blair Moore Raymond Briggs' two 'Bert' books were big favorites with my kids when they were little. And absolutely hilarious to read to them.

@BlairMooreBooks Raymond Briggs' two 'Bert' books were big favorites with my kids when they were little. And absolutely hilarious to read to them.
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Mr Steve Shelby(@MrSteveShelby) 's Twitter Profile Photo

The Snowman is a 1982 British animated television film & symphonic poem based on Raymond Briggs' 1978 picture book. It was directed by Dianne Jackson for Channel 4. It was first shown on 26 December 1982, and was an immediate success.

The Snowman is a 1982 British animated television film & symphonic poem based on Raymond Briggs' 1978 picture book. It was directed by Dianne Jackson for Channel 4. It was first shown on 26 December 1982, and was an immediate success.
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Still K.E.V.(@TheSenileAnimal) 's Twitter Profile Photo

Listened to Raymond Briggs on Desert Island Discs. What a joy, to hear such an unashamedly grumpy old man telling his story.

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LunaStellaBlog(@LunaStellaBlog1) 's Twitter Profile Photo

Author Briggs: 'I don’t usually think about whether a book is for children or adults.' Art: Raymond Briggs suzannesmomsblog.com/2022/09/25/the…

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Scarred for Life(@ScarredForLife2) 's Twitter Profile Photo

On this day, 38 years ago, BBC2 transmitted THREADS. One of the single greatest British dramas ever made (and still the most terrifying thing I've ever seen), by all accounts it changed Ronald Reagan's viewpoint on nuclear war.
Here's how BBC2 introduced it to viewers...

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Swinton Fitzwilliam Primary School(@SwintonFitz) 's Twitter Profile Photo

Year 1/2 have been reading Jim and the Beanstalk by Raymond Briggs over the last couple of weeks. Today, they have written letters to Jim from the giant. 🫘🌱

Year 1/2 have been reading Jim and the Beanstalk by Raymond Briggs over the last couple of weeks. Today, they have written letters to Jim from the giant. 🫘🌱
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Mr Steve Shelby(@MrSteveShelby) 's Twitter Profile Photo

The idea of a sequel had been resisted by Raymond Briggs for several years, but he gave his permission for the film in 2012.

The idea of a sequel had been resisted by Raymond Briggs for several years, but he gave his permission for the film in 2012.
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The Bowes Museum(@TheBowesMuseum) 's Twitter Profile Photo

🚨New exhibition alert 🚨
Raymond Briggs: A Retrospective opens on Saturday 12 November.
Co-curated by Nicolette Jones and Katie McCurrach Quentin Blake Centre for Illustration
Find more: bit.ly/RaymondBriggsa…

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Neil Norman(@NJStreitberger) 's Twitter Profile Photo

May I suggest that both Peter Watkins' The War Game and Raymond Briggs' When The Wind Blows are more profoundly affecting than Threads.

May I suggest that both Peter Watkins' The War Game and Raymond Briggs' When The Wind Blows are more profoundly affecting than Threads.
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Wimbledon BookFest(@Wimbookfest) 's Twitter Profile Photo

The Sunset Festival continues with Sheila Hancock in conversation to a tribute to the late, great Raymond Briggs.

The Sunset Festival continues with Sheila Hancock in conversation to a tribute to the late, great Raymond Briggs.
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THE COMICS JOURNAL(@ComicsJournal) 's Twitter Profile Photo

Something special for a Friday: from The Comics Journal 250 (Feb. 2003), we have posted Paul Gravett’s Paul Gravett extensive interview with the great British cartoonist and illustrator Raymond Briggs (1934-2022). tcj.com/the-raymond-br…

Something special for a Friday: from The Comics Journal 250 (Feb. 2003), we have posted Paul Gravett’s @paul_gravett extensive interview with the great British cartoonist and  illustrator Raymond Briggs (1934-2022). tcj.com/the-raymond-br…
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Mr Steve Shelby(@MrSteveShelby) 's Twitter Profile Photo

The Snowman is a wordless children's picture book by Raymond Briggs, first published in 1978 by Hamish Hamilton in the United Kingdom, and published by Random House in the United States in November of the same year

The Snowman is a wordless children's picture book by Raymond Briggs, first published in 1978 by Hamish Hamilton in the United Kingdom, and published by Random House in the United States in November of the same year
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Jake Hayes(@tygertale) 's Twitter Profile Photo

This lovely personal piece about my hero, Raymond Briggs by Nick Campbell really resonated impossible.home.blog/2022/09/26/the…

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Chris likes dinosaurs but not transphobes 🦕🦖(@Nerd_CB) 's Twitter Profile Photo

tbf this is a clever reference to Raymond Briggs' post-apocalyptic sequel graphic novel 'The Clean Air Goes', in which the nice couple from When The Wind Blows become radioactive mutants with superpowers

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