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Audience Research

Published 25 September 2017

A look at what’s popular and how popularity is measured from the BBC in 1961

TV, the child, and the critic

Published 24 July 2017

A report wonders if children’s television is good for 1959’s children

✎ Brian Cant 1933-2017

Published 19 June 2017

The saddest of sad news

CITV 1963

Published 19 June 2017

A look at what children were watching on ITV in 1963

“We now have a World Wide Web page…”

Published 16 December 2010

Don’t forget to have your pen and paper handy to write down the address!

Thirty Years of Grange Hill – Part III

Published 25 April 2009

Popularity and hard hitting plots.

Oliver Postgate

Published 9 December 2008

Like many I grew up with the creations of Oliver Postgate, and his usal collaborator Peter Firmin. Ivor the Engine, Noggin the Nog, the Clangers, and of course, the utterly wonderful Bagpuss, played a huge part of my childhood, as it did so many others – enchanting and enthralling a whole generation.

Thirty Years of Grange Hill – Part II

Published 30 November 2008

The series is here to stay

Thirty Years of Grange Hill – Part I

Published 26 October 2008

School’s out forever

Children’s air

Published 1 March 2006

Younger television viewers of the early 1950s had their very own startup

CBBC Circle

Published 24 May 2004

How to brand output for children

Small Time – The Complete History

Published 1 January 2004

Definitive children’s programming

Small Time – The List

Published 1 January 2004

The full list of Small Time programmes

Everything I know

Published 17 July 2003

…was taught to me by Blue Peter, says Russ J Graham

Switched On

Published 1 September 2001

Andrew Hesford-Booth switches the set on