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New Toy Ranges to Launch 2013

Posted by John Chacksfield on

 Woolly and Tig Golden Bear will be launching an exciting range of Woolly and Tig toys in 2013 to include your very own Woolly soft toy along with other innovative products that bring Woolly to life. We have been inundated with enquiries from all you Woolly and Tig fans to find out when our Woolly and Tig toys will be available. Well we have some good news! We are pleased to announce that we have brought the launch forward by 2 months! To find out more about Woolly and Tig click here, and for further information and to be kept...

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About the new "Something Special" toy range

Posted by John Chacksfield on

Something Special is a children’s TV show that has been carefully designed for all children including those with learning and communication difficulties. Central to the show is Justin Fletcher, aka Mr Tumble, a children’s legend who has immense popularity with Pre-school children. Using Makaton signs and symbols, as well as rhymes and songs, Something Special helps encourage and develop language in a fun and exciting way. Over a hundred episodes of Something Special have broadcast on CBeebies since launch in 2003 and the show is consistently one of the channel’s top performers. Something Special and Mr Tumble have also proven...

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Woolly and Tig

Posted by John Chacksfield on

About Woolly and Tig ‘Woolly and Tig’ is an aid to understanding the ‘self’, providing a keystone in learning for the pre-school child. The show takes the form of short, five-minute live action dramas about a three year old girl and her toy spider. The dramas explore the feelings that children have when faced with new experiences. From a first day at nursery school to meeting a man with a beard, uncertainty and anxiety are replaced by fun and laughter when Woolly is animated to life. Anger, jealousy, fear, sadness are just some of the feelings explored in a simple, fun and positive way. Educational...

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Winners Announced in the Go MINI Design Competition!

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Back in August we launched our Golden Bear’s Go MINI design competition and we had a fantastic response.  We received some wonderful support from UKMums.tv and the kids press and now we are ready to announce the winners of all the different age categories and the overall winner. So without further ado…Drum roll please… Age Category 3-6 years 1st Prize Lauris Zalitis Runners Up George Tavernor Lucie Gutteridge Jenson Gunputrao Age Category 7-10 years 1st Prize Luke Martin Runners Up Amelia Malicdem Alexis Ndzie Jordan Kirk Age Category 11-14 Years 1st Prize Shannon Moran Runners Up Majorie Malicdem Stephanie King...

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Wenlock Pops Up in Holby City, Did You See Him?

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Did you watch Holby City last night? The popular hospital drama on BBC1 featured a few nods towards the London Olympics, did you spot any? There was an Olympian Porter wearing an Official Olympic t-shirt, a patient was asked if they would be watching but best of all our Wenlock pen also had its time in the spotlight, much to the delight of Wenlock himself. You can expect to see a lot of our two Olympic Mascots on BBC1 during the live coverage, replays and during the opening ceremony, which also got a mention on Holby City last night. Keep...

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