The BBC’s annual plan for 2022/23 has been published, including its ongoing commitment to children’s programming in the year ahead. The Corporation’s ‘strategic and creative plans’ include: creating more British animation, with the commission of three broadcast-quality pilots in the Ignite initiative, as well as acquiring more existing animated content […]

BBC outlines plan for children’s TV in the coming year

Aiming to keep things fresh, fun yet comforting for very young children, the CBeebies channel has moved a few favourites around in the 6pm-7pm “Bedtime Hour”. Back is old favourite Charlie and Lola, followed by 64 Zoo Lane, In the Night Garden and the CBeebies Bedtime Stories. First broadcast on […]

CBeebies updates its summer bedtime schedule

CBeebies iPlayer The BBC has expanded the reach of its incredibly popular online TV catchup service, BBC iPlayer, by creating a special version made specially for under-6s. Though children’s content is readily available on the standard iPlayer, this version is not only more colourful and accessible for younger computer users, […]

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