A Handful Of Songs

A Handful Of Songs, 1973 Are You Ready For Our Cheesiest Post To Date?It's Friday and no it's not Crackerjack, it's time for our weekly look back at vintage kids TV.  Today it's another ITV pre-school kids...

Chigley

Chigley, 1969 The final stop-motion children's TV series in the 'Trumpton Trilogy'.  Chigley ran for 13 episodes in 1969.Created by Gordon Murray it used the same stop-motion production techniques as it's ...
children of the the stones titles card

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 ...
early cast of Grange Hill

Grange Hill

Grange Hill, 1978 It's over 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 ...

The Tomorrow People, The Original Series

The Tomorrow People, 1973 Science Fiction for kids.  This now cult kids TV series ran for six series between 1973 and 1979.Show creator: Roger Price dreamed up the idea in 1970; he initially offered the fo...

Button Moon

Button Moon, 1980 Yes it's Friday lunchtime and time to wind back the clock to another classic lunchtime kids TV show.Button Moon was  kids TV show shown on ITV at lunchtimes.  Beginning in 1980 the show r...
cult kids tv classic the magic roundabout

The Magic Roundabout

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...
kids favourite Captain-Pugwash

Captain Pugwash

Captain Pugwash, 1957 Cult kids show perhaps as famous for inferences as for it's popularity.  Captain Horatio Pugwash made his debut in a comic-strip format in the first issue of The Eagle in 1950, then appea...

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'...