Mr Tumble gives crash course in Makaton signing

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Justin Fletcher, star of pre-school series Something Special with Mr Tumble, joined BBC Breakfast presenter Sian Williams to give fellow presenter Bill Turnbull a crash course in Makaton signs.

The awardwinning CBeebies programme uses the special symbols combined with speech to help children with learning difficulties develop their communication skills.

The actor, who was made an MBE in 2008, was appearing on BBC Breakfast to promote the release of the series on DVD.

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