Think Of A Number

Think Of A Number, 1978 Think Of A Number was the first of many science and mathematics programs to be made by Johnny Ball. Around 1978, Johnny Ball was perhaps best known for his role as a presenter on the...

Ludwig

Ludwig, 1977 A forgotten kids cartoon from the 1970's. Ludwig was a surreal 1977 British-made children's cartoon about a magical egg-shaped gemstone who lived in a forest. There were twenty five episodes...

Noah and Nelly in… SkylArk

Noah and Nelly in... SkylArk - 1976 Noah and Nelly was created by Grange Calveley, of Rhubarb fame. There were fifteen five minute films depicting a world loosely based around Noah's Ark, screened on BBC1 in 1...
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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...
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 ...
cult kids tv classic the magic roundabout

Classic Kids’ TV On…….

The Magic Roundabout, 1965 (original version) This now cult kids TV show was first created in 1963 in France by Serge Danot with help from Ivor Wood and his French wife, Josiane.  The French version began tran...
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The Scariest Kids TV Programme Ever Made?

Children Of The Stones, 1977 This seven part children's TV drama series has been dubbed "the scariest programme ever made for children". From a time when children's TV was rather good it won't surprise any ...
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Flippin’ Heck Tucker It’s……….

Grange Hill, 1978 It's 40 years since Grange Hill first opened it's doors.  The kids TV drama has now achieved almost cult status among TV viewers of a certain age. The series ran a marathon 31 series notch...