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'...
popular 1970's kids TV show Here Come the Double Deckers

Here Come The Double Deckers

Here Come The Double Deckers, 1970 Here's a real oldie but goldie from when kids TV seemed far more interesting than it does today.  Thev series seems these days to have largely been forgotten about, but let's...

Vision On

Vision On, 1964 Vision On was a children's TV show that was designed specifically for children with hearing impairment.  It ran for fifteen series between 1964 and 1976, during which there were some one hundre...

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...