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For Frankie Howerd It’s All Change

All Change - 1989 It was indeed all change, when in 1989, legendary comedian Frankie Howerd took a dip out of his comfort zone into a different environment.All change was Howerd's dip into the world of kid...
the original bill and ben the flowerpot men

The Original Flower Pot Men

(Bill and Ben) Flower Pot Men, 1952A piece of kids cult TV. (Bill and Ben) Flower Pot Men was is a British children's program, originally part of a BBC children's television series: Watch with Mother.Wa...
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...
tina heath plays lizzie dripping in the cult kids tv series

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 age here's a trip down me...
fingerbobs bbc cult kids tv show, title card

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 kids, no special eff...
screen shot from opening titles of cult kids tv series why don't you

Why Don’t You ?

Why Don't You ? 1973 - 1995 As it's school holidays, we thought we'd look back at some of those TV shows that popped up during school holidays.I have a confession, as a kid I hated this show and followed i...
TV Am superstar Roland Rat in his first TV series Rat On the road

Run VT Errol….

Rat On The Road, 1983 The saviour of TV AM, had first appeared in 1983, on the then ailing ITV breakfast show TV AM.  Initially he featured in a slot called The Shedvision Show, allegedly broadcast from a wood...
1970's kids lunchtime tv series mary, mungo and midge

Mary, Mungo and Midge

Hardly a day goes by when I don't find myself whistling the tune used for the lift sequences for Mary, Mungo and Midge.Classic Kids TV from the days when Kids TV went out at lunchtime and teatime.  A produc...
paul daniels was co creator of children's TV series Wizbit

Wizbit

More than just a TV magician Paul Daniels was the voice and co-creator of this childrens' TV show.The show was created by Barry Murray, who had formerly been Mungo Jerry's record producer, with assistance f...
Sooty as he looked in the 1970's

The Sooty Show

The Sooty Show - 1955 - Present This little fella has been appearing on our TV screens for over 50 years.  Sooty is the little yellow bear hand puppet, whose character was originally created by Harry Corbett. ...