Here Comes…..

Bod, 1975 As a kid I hated Why Don't you? but as a younger kid I remember hating this even more!Bod was a BBC children's television programme.  Originally screened in the afternoon 'Watch With Mother Slot'...
popular 1970's kids TV show Here Come the Double Deckers

Here Come The Double Deckers

Here Come The Double Deckers, 1970 Here's a real oldie but goldie from when kids TV seemed far more interesting than it does today.  Thev series seems these days to have largely been forgotten about, but let's...
clive dunn stars in hit 1970's bbc kids comedy grandadc kids

Not Just Corporal Jones

Grandad, 1979 Clive Dunn will perhaps always be best remembered for his role as Corporal Jones in Dad's Army.  However among his many other roles was his successful venture into children's television with this...
leonard roster provides the voice for boot the dog in the children's cartoon series the perishers

The Perishers

The Perishers, 1979 Another popular newspaper cartoon strip that made it to TV screens.  The Perishers featured the among others the voice of Leonard Rossiter.The TV series ran for one series of twenty epi...

The Pogles

The Pogles, 1965, Pogle's Wood, 1966 Even Children's TV Can Be Controversial...... Many readers will be aware of how certain TV shows have courted controversy over the years.  From Love Thy Neighbour, Till De...
alan rothwell presents kids classic hickory house with helper humphrey cushion

Remember The One With The Talking Cushion?

Hickory House, 1973 Hickory House was one of those pre-school kids shows that would air on ITV on a weekday lunchtime.  One hundred and twenty nine episodes were broadcast over five series, between 1973 and 19...

Paperplay

Paperplay, 1974 Paperplay is another one of those ITV lunchtime kids shows that readers of a certain age may remember.The show was one of a number of shorts (10 miniutes) that would go out in the daily 12....

Vintage Lunchtime Kids TV

Pipkins, 1973 Do you remember those old lunchtime kids TV shows, everybody remembers Rainbow, after all there are plenty of comics who've had good mileage out of it.  We've dug out a little gem from the 1970's...

Danger Mouse

Danger Mouse - 1981 (The Original Series) The British animated television series, produced by Cosgrove Hall Films for Thames Television, between 1981 and 1992, clocking up no less than 181 episodes over it's r...

Andy Pandy

Andy Pandy, 1950 One of The original Watch With Mother shows this little fella is 70 years old this year.Andy Pandy was a British kids TV series that made it's debut on BBC TV in the summer of 1950.Ori...