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  • Oliver Postgate – 1925 – 2008

    Oliver Postgate, the creator and voice of many (if not most) of the animated series I watched when young, passed away yesterday aged 83. The projects Oliver and his company Smallfilms produced; Bagpuss, Noggin the Nog, Ivor the Engine and the Clangers among many other, sum up my (and most UK people of my generation’s) early childhood. Still popular with […]