Pardon My Genie

Pardon My Genie - 1972 Pardon My Genie was a 1970s children's comedy series from the man that went on to create that other children's comedy classic Rentaghost.  Although aimed at a younger audience, the show ...

Mr Benn

Mr Benn, 1971 My 6 year old son has been devouring these as bedtime stories, proving the old ones are the best.Mr Benn was the popular children's character who had fantastic adventures that would start wit...

Noggin The Nog

Noggin The Nog, 1959 Noggin the Nog is a popular British children's character that appeared in his own TV series (of the same name) and series of illustrated books.He was the brainchild of Oliver Postgate ...
jon pertwee takes on the role of scarecrow worzel gummidge

From Timelord To Scarecrow, Worzel Gummidge

 Worzel Gummidge, 1979 It has been said that Worzel Gummidge was the one role Jon Pertwee felt completely satisfied with.Worzel Gummidge was a children's sitcom, produced by Southern Television for ITV, ba...
paul daniels was co creator of children's TV series Wizbit

Wizbit

Wizbit, 1986 More than just a TV magician Paul Daniels was the voice and co-creator of this children's TV show.The show was created by Barry Murray, who had formerly been Mungo Jerry's record producer, wit...
tina heath plays lizzie dripping in the cult kids tv series

Lizzie Dripping

Lizzie Dripping - 1973 We're always looking out for those comedies or just good old fashioned TV programs that have disappeared from memory and never get a mention or a repeat outing.  If you're of a certain a...

Rod ‘N’ Emu

Rod 'N' Emu, 1991 Rod Hull had built a career alongside his Emu puppet, but perhaps the peak was the various Pink Windmill shows he did alongside Carol Lee Scott as Grotbags.Rod 'N' Emu was something of a ...

The Original Paddington Bear

Paddington, 1976 From a golden era of kids TV the original television series of British animated shorts, based on the Paddington bear books by Michael Bond.Produced by the BBC this was the first television...

Button Moon

Button Moon, 1980 Yes it's Friday lunchtime and time to wind back the clock to another classic lunchtime kids TV show.Button Moon was  kids TV show shown on ITV at lunchtimes.  Beginning in 1980 the show r...
fingerbobs bbc cult kids tv show, title card

Fingerbobs – 1972

Fingerbobs - 1972 Here's a chance to chuckle, cringe and relive your youth, as we take a look at a cult kids TV classic Fingerbobs.Many of these old kids TV shows illustrate how easily pleased we were as k...