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A still of a Scooby-Doo episode made with LEGO.

Zoinks! With Halloween at the end of the month, what better time for some spooky adventures featuring everybody’s favourite talking dog? The brilliant stop motion videos like the one below have all been created using the brand new LEGO Scooby-Doo sets. New videos will be uploaded every week – so make sure you don’t miss any …

Welcome back, Clangers!

The Clangers.

I’m truly delighted to be writing this post. A certain children’s TV programme that I’ve always had an affinity with is back. What’s more, I was lucky enough to be invited to the premiere at the weekend. I remember watching Clangers for the first time when I was a little boy and being utterly enchanted by these …

Whatever happened to Miss Hubbard?

A young boy watching Postman Pat. And probably not wondering what happened to Miss Hubbard.

We all know about the thinly-veiled innuendo in cartoons like Captain Pugwash, but have you ever watched something with your kids and thought “Hang on a minute… that means something else too”? This isn’t a Mary Whitehouse-style, ‘isn’t it awful?’ kind of post, far from it. Also, I’m not taking a pop at any of the …

In the Fright Garden

We love In the Night Garden in our house; it has become the staple of Dylan’s bedtime routine. I don’t know what its creators were on when they came up with the idea, but it is stellar stuff that seems to hypnotise our little monkey, convincing him in the process that going to sleep would …