Smarter Than The Average Cartoon Studio!

Photo by Jorge Zapata on Unsplash Welcome back to the podcast which remembers growing up as a child in 1970's Britain and the part that TV played in our lives. This week we remember William Hanna and Joseph Barbera and their huge output of cartoons which became the mainstay of 70's children's programming. From Touch√© Turtle and Yogi Bear through to Scooby Doo, Wacky Races and Help!...It's the Hair Bear Bunch! you couldn't escape their work. We also speak to listener Paul from South Wales who remembers his childhood in the Valleys and reveals how he became an expert on Hanna Barbera cartoons. Remember the Funky Phantom and Scooby's Laff-A-Lympics?

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Ghosts

Photo by Tandem X Visuals on Unsplash Welcome back to the podcast which provides a safe space for those who grew up in 1970's Britain to discuss their childhood's and the role that television played inn their lives. There's nothing here about how great the 60's were or how difficult it is to be a Millennial - no, it's just plain old childhood nostalgia with a 70's twist. Our host Oliver has been watching the BBC show Ghosts and has come to a startling revelation - he has seen it all before, but…

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Summer in the 70’s

Photo by Michael D Beckwith on Unsplash Welcome back to our podcast celebrating growing up in 1970's Britain and the huge part that TV played in our lives. We've had lots of comments on our 70's Sitcoms episode and we seem to have opened a can of worms as far as On the Buses is concerned. Whilst some listeners agreed with Oliver, who didn't find it very amusing, there are lots of you who loved it. We remember the film spin offs, one of which beat The Godfather to No1 at the UK box office in 1971…

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