Yearly Archives: 2013








Justin Fletcher in Gigglebiz
Hugely popular CBeebies show Gigglebiz, featuring the highly versatile Justin Fletcher, returns this Autumn with a diverse range of wacky, hilarious characters to keep preschoolers entertained. New characters include prehistoric cave-dwellers Ug & Ig, gardener Will Barrow, storyteller Storybook Stan, infuriating minstrel Will Singalot and enthusiastic wildlife-park guide Sue Keeper. […]

Justin Fletcher reveals new Gigglebiz characters



Elmo & Cookie from Sesame Street
Popular Sesame Street characters Elmo and Cookie will be crossing the Atlantic to appear on CBeebies… next Autumn. The Furchester is a joint collaboration between the BBC and the non-profit Sesame Workshop, and is about a close-knit family of cheerfully incompetent monsters who own and operate an ‘almost’ world-class hotel. […]

Sesame Street’s Elmo and Cookie coming to CBeebies







The popular Radio 2 writing competition for children launched today, with Chris Evans heading up the team of judges again. 500 WORDS invites children aged 13 and under to submit their short stories of fiction to be judged by a panel of authors and celebrities including Dame Jacqueline Wilson, Richard […]

500 WORDS: Radio 2 Writing Competition returns in 2013