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Axed: TV ads that taught generations of children to cross the road safely

Sad these have been axed due to budgets Tufty the Squirrel became so popular that a nationwide Tufty Club was formed, which at its height had a staggering two million members

chorlton and the wheelies - (1927-1979) Google Search Loved this when I was a kid....'hellllooo little old lady'....hope someone else also remembers the children's show in the 70's ?

Smiths Salt 'n' Shake Crisps. Another snack that involved some work - kids these days are so lazy expecting their snacks to be pre-salted ;)

When BBC TV began transmitting again, following the Second World War, they introduced a children's segment titled 'For The Children' in which the puppet Muffin The Mule originally appeared. However, 1950 was the year that children's television really came of age. It saw the birth of Watch With Mother, the brainchild of legendary Freda Lingstrom, who became Head of Children's Television at the BBC.