Bagpuss

Bagpuss - 1974 Perhaps one of the most fondly remembered children's television programs, Bagpuss came out top in a 1999 BBC poll to find the UK's favourite children's TV program.It was the brainchild of Ol...

The Pogles

The Pogles, 1965, Pogle's Wood, 1966 Even Children's TV Can Be Controversial...... Many readers will be aware of how certain TV shows have courted controversy over the years.  From Love Thy Neighbour, Till De...

Ivor The Engine

Ivor The Engine - 1959 This little kids' gem is fifty years old this year !Many people who remember this kids TV classic will remember the colour episodes from the 1970's, but there's more to this story. ...
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Bagpuss And Clangers Co-Creator Dies

Peter Firmin Has Died, Aged 89 Peter Firmin, the co-creator of Clangers, Bagpuss and Basil Brush, has died at the age of 89, it has been confirmed. Mr Firmin also helped create other classic children's shows ...

Vintage Kids TV With….

Noggin the Nog, 1959 Noggin the Nog is a popular British children's character that appeared in his own TV series (of the same name) and series of illustrated books.He was the brainchild of Oliver Postgate ...
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It’s The One With The Small Green Train……

Ivor The Engine, 1959 Another stop-motion animation series from the legendary Oliver Postgate.By the late 1950's Oliver Postgate had produced two stop-motion animation films for Associated Rediffusion Tele...

The Clangers

The Clangers, 1969 Clangers was the popular  (now classed as cult tv) British stop-motion animated children's television series.The series was made up of short stories about a family of mouse-like creature...