Friday 12 December 2008

Top 5 Oliver Postgate shows

I don't want this to turn into a tribute site for the recently deceased but I couldn't let the passing of Oliver Postgate go without mention. Postgate was responsible for some of my earliest memories of television and made programmes that have remained close to my heart ever since. These are marvellous shows that fired my imagine as a child and still give me a sense of well being when I see them now. Thanks Oliver.

1. The Clangers (1969-1974)

2. Bagpuss (1974)

3. Ivor The Engine (1959, 1975-1977)

4. Noggin The Nog (1959-1965, 1979-80)

5. Pogles' Wood (1966-1968)


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