Kids’ TV doesn’t get much more retro than this.
This episode of Andy Pandy, and Watch With Mother, was first broadcast in 1952 – perhaps why we almost let them get away with such an archaic name for a show. 19 more words
Paul Klee insisted that you could only change the system from within.
Frankie Boyle insists you can only criticise the system from without.
Inside the system, you can be the brightest shiniest apple, sporting an award for the apple most likely to be given to teacher… and within days you’re in the hand of a crone being handed to a pretty dark-haired girl who skivvies for seven dwarves. 570 more words
The story of BBC Children’s broadcasting – past, present and future – is told in a new, free exhibition opening at The Lowry this Saturday. (19 July) 297 more words