nobody's house 1976 kids tv series

Nobody’s House

Ghostly Goings On In....Nobody's House, 1976 Some well known names from the world of television including: Brian Wilde, Brian Blessed and Joe Gladwin, make guest appearances in this mid 1970's Kids' TV series....

Blue Peter, 1958

Happy Birthday Blue Peter, 60 Years Old Today ! No it's not a typing error.  Blue Peter has been on our screens for 60 years today. The popular children's magazine program first broadcast in 1958 on BBC1, h...

Up Above The Skies And Houses It’s……

Rainbow, The Original Series, 1972 It became the butt of many a comedian's jokes.  Rainbow was the long running children's TV show that went out on a weekday lunchtime. It ran for a marathon 1071 episodes o...
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Vintage Kids Drama With The Changes

The Changes, 1975 The Changes was a ten part kids science-fiction series that first aired in early 1975. Adapted from a trilogy of books by author Peter Dickinson.  The BBC described 'The Changes' as a "ser...
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The Chuckle Brothers Classic

Chuckle Vision, 1987 In Tribute To Barry Chuckle (Elliot) Chuckle Vision was the long running kids TV series created by brothers Paul and Barry Elliott.  It clocked up 282 episodes over 21 series. Summary ...

Even Children’s TV Can Be Controversial……

The Pogles, 1965, Pogle's Wood, 1966 Many readers will be aware of how certain TV shows have courted controversy over the years.  From Love Thy Neighbour, Till Death Us Do Part to the famous drowning scene in ...
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Remember A Lion Called Parsley?

The Herbs, 1968 The Herbs was a children's TV show broadcast on the BBC.  It ran for one series of thirteen episodes in 1968. Created by Michel Bond who also created Paddington Bear.  The Herbs was made by ...
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Chorlton And The Wheelies

Chorlton And The Wheelies, 1976 Chorlton and The Wheelies was created by Cosgrove - Hall who would later have further success with Danger Mouse. It ran for three series wheeling up forty episodes along the ...

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...