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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 ...
parsley and his friends in the cult kids tv series the herbs

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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Here Is The Clock…..Telling The Time For…..

Trumpton, 1967 Trumpton was the second instalment of the Trumptonshire trilogy.  Created by Gordon Murray it used the same stop motion techniques as Camberwick Green and Chigley.There was only ever one ser...
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One For Sorrow, Two For Joy, It’s……

Magpie, 1968 Intended as the ITV answer to Blue Peter, Magpie was a kids magazine show. It ran for 1000 episodes between 1968 and 1980.Produced by Thames Television, Magpie was broadcast weekly.  Initially...

Emu’s Broadcasting Company

Emu's Broadcasting Company 1975 - 1980 Emu is perhaps best remembered for his appearance on Parkinson and various Kids TV shows such as Emu's World, but by far the best of Rod Hull's work was the BBC TV kids s...
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Cheggers Plays Pop, 1978

Cheggers Plays Pop, 1978 By 1978, thanks to Multi Coloured Swap Shop Keith Chegwin, or Cheggers as he's become known, was a household name, particularly to younger viewers.Cheggers Plays Pop was a gameshow...
a 2017 version of animal magic ?

Animal Magic For The 21st Century

The Zoo, 2017 We told you about the cult kids TV series Animal Magic and how it brought animals to life with some help from Johnnie Morris.Well you can't keep a good idea down as the BBC launch their new C...
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Camberwick Green

Camberwick Green, 1966 First shown in 1966, this thirteen part children's TV show has become something of a cult classic, despite only one series ever been made.In common with many kids TV shows of the tim...
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Stand Back Superman – It’s Supergran !

Supergran, 1985 A forgotten Sunday afternoon kids gem.  Super Gran was a 1980's children's television programme, about a grandmother with super powers.  The programme ran for two series totalling 27 episodes b...
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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...