programmes you watched on telly as a kid but aren't on any more...
6. Battle of the Planets
7. Swap Shop
to the list...
McCallum added this...
Boy. The cartoon.
Brown added this...
remember the flumps
my favourite was dr snuggles
Crofts added these...
crusoe, every school holiday
tom's secret garden
tell robin hood combat rawhide the munsters mr ed mr piper mr pastry
circus boy steptoe and son the magic boomerang
Parsons added these...
mary mungo and midge
rhubarb and custard
the hair bear bunch
the double deckers
the banana bunch
Bean and his funny machine
Little Grey Rabbit
What about Journey into space? - but that was radio wasn't it!
Oh Yes, I nearly forgot Worzel Gummidge!
Sharples added these...
How about these
Fireball XL5, with zoonie the space monkey
Stingray, anything can happen in the next half hour
4 Feather falls
The Invaders, with their freaky little fingers
Branded, born of a cowards scorn
Time tunnel, brilliant
Tomorrow people, jaunt
The flashing blade, dubbed from French to English lmao
Chorlton and the wheelies
The Lone ranger, what's the closest thing to silver? the lone rangers
bum. Rifleman. So many more happy memories, long hot summers, jumpers
for goalposts, olde English spangles, corona bottles full of water
and liquorice sticks.
How about Skippy, Crossroads (with my Mum), The Champions
I loved Craig Sterling and Starsky and Hutch.
Take Hart. Animal Magic. Sapphire and Steel. Logan's Run.The hair
poddington peas (the best)
crystal tips and alyister
rosie and jim
my little pony
topsy and tim
Smith added these...
Crystal Tips and Alistair
Mary Mungo and Midge
Why don't you
Torchy the Battery Boy
Sarah and Hoppity
Lawrenson added these...
the raggy dolls
Brade added these...
Dunwell added this...
The Dinah Saur Show anyone?
Lund added these...
Children of green knowe
Cities of gold
Simon and the witch
from Darwen added these...
Fun House (with Pat Sharp and his mullet)
Rude Dog and the dweebs
not forgetting the KRYPTON FACTOR - what a fantastic show, they
really should bring that one back! Someone at BBC Lancs should have
a word with Gordon Burns....
Simpson added this...
I remember Gruey and The Kids of DeGrassi Street but no one else
Coudn't afford a telly when I was a kid.
from Preston added this...
I remember space 1999, and for Steve and Mike in Blackpool I remember
all of your list, but The Lightening Tree was in fact Follyfoot!
Shaun from Preston added these...
in Newark added these...
Can anyone remember Cloppa Castle, Hickory House with Humphrey the
Cushion, Lizzie Dripping who had a witch for a best friend. Arabian
SIZE OF AN ELEPHANT Nights on Banana Splits, The Latchkey Kids,
Going Out, Hold Tight
and Mike in Blackpool added these...
The original Mr Ben
Candlewick green (Pugh, Hugh, Barley, Mcgrew, Cuthbert, Dibble and
Gordon the Gopher
Will o'the wisp
Tripods (saturday evening)
Mr Ed (the talking horse)
The Gentle Touch (was allowed to stay up late)
The Lightning Tree
Ward added these...
How About Torchy the battery boy?
Supercar, Space Patrol, Highway Patrol (if you were allowed to stay
up 'till 7.30), Wells Fargo, Casey Jones (the engine driver), Cannonball,
The Huckleberry Hound Show, Gunlaw, 77 Sunset Strip, The Beachcombers
(from Canada), Skippy The Bush Kangaroo, Rat Patrol (or how the
Americans won the desert war in long range patrol Jeeps), Whiplash
(Australian stagecoach drama) The Flying Doctor (the original with
Richard Glendenning), Felix The Cat cartoons, Branded (with Chuck
Connors), Wyatt Earp, Sea Hunt and not forgetting The Littlest Hobo.
van Veen-Brown added these...
I can fully agree with the list Jean Douglas
added, but as a small child i can remember:
Watch with Mother:
Monday - Picture Book
Tuesday - Andy Pandy
Wednesday - The Flower Pot men
Thursday - Rag, Tag & Bobtail
Friday - The Wooden Tops
Johnston added these...
playaway, with Brian Cant
playschool, the proper one!
Cameron added this...
I don't know about in the UK but here in Australia we
used to have MacGyver
Sandercock added these...
The Lone Ranger
The Brains Trust
National Anthem at Midnight and a white spot dissapearing on the
My real favourite was before we had telly, listening to Journey
into space on the radio
he-man, pigeon street, gideon, battle of the planets, defenders
of the earth, around the world with willy fogg, ulysees 31, byker
The Army Game
Clayton added this...
The Singing Ringing Tree
David Northey added these...
Jamie and his magic Torch
Get Fresh (with the alien puppet full of snot!)
Grady added these...
Crystal Tips andAlistair (remember Crystal with her big big hair?)
Monkey - with a girl dressed up as a boy with a shaved head and
her helpers leading her along on a horse.
What about Champion the Wonder horse?, Orlando, Timeslip,
Junior Showtime and The Champions!
Oli Lucas and Steve Gale added these...
Babar The Elephant
Bodger and Badger
Rupert the Bear
Morph - (The Plasticine Dude)
The Gummi Bears
Ed the Horse
Baw Baw Bears
Chip N Dale Rescue Rangers
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
Dungeons and Dragons
Douglas added these...
Robin Hood (Richard Green)
Branded (Chuck Connors)
Cheyenne Bodie (Clint Walker Ohhhh he was the man my hero)
Laramie OSS (officers of the secret service)
No Hiding Place
Dixon of Dock Green
Miller added these...
I remember all these very fondly, especially Pogle's wood.... everybody
Milling added these...
Sooty and Sweep Show
The incredible Hulk!
Knight added these...
The Herbs (think thats what it was called) with Parsley the
Lion and Dill the dog
UFO (even the Dads watched that one for the short skirts worn on
Ivison added these...
Playboard puppet theatre (with Mole & Hedge)
Reading with Lenny
Tierney added these...
The Invaders (not the scary bits)
The Time Tunnel
BUTTONMOON! Great kids programme, and that one with the toys, there
was one toy witha hexagon face, kind of like one of them accordian
things? please help its been bugging me!
And also don't forget Trapdoor!
from Chorley added these...
jamie and his magic torch
cities of gold
Woodrow added these...
Martin added these...
Josie & the Pussycats
Rhubarb & Custard
The Tomorrow People
Get It Together
What about, Rag Tag and Bobtail, Nogin the Nog, My Friend Flicka,
Rin Tin Tin and Champion The Wonder Horse. I think I may be showing
Thomas added this...
The Mister Men
Gibson added these...
Pie in the sky
Rainbow (who could forget?!)
The Worst Witch
The Chronicles of Narnia
Jones added these...
Tales of the Riverbank
Ivor the Engine
Rachel in Lancaster added these...
Tickle on the tum, Moschops the dinosaur & Chorlton & the
Herbert from Blackburn added these...
Dr Who (watched from behind the settee)
Mary, Mungo & Midge
and a programme with Hartley the Hare, I can't remember the title.
(That'll be Pipkins! - Ed)
Ivor the Engine
Stop the Pigeon
from Pittsburgh added these...
Halsey added these...
Michael Bentines Potty Time
Four Feather Falls
Singing Ringing Tree
McGuire added this...
How about Runaround with Mike Reid 'g...g...g...go!!
from Preston added these...
You and Me
Grimstone added these...
The Kids from 47a
Mattson added these...
Who remembers The Wooden Tops, Andy Pandy & Looby-Loo and Jackanory?
Russel added these...
Mary Mungo and Midge
Leach added these...
Fingermouse, Mr Benn and Pigeon Street
McAreavey added these...
Why Don't You?
Barlow added this...
the double deckers
Slaughter added this...
Muffin the mule
silly stuff like this in Skiver's