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Archive for August 4th, 2019

Time For Bed….. Aboyne

As a child in the 1970’s I’d often tune into BBC TV afternoon kid’s show The Magic Roundabout. Animated/puppet tales telling of the exploits of Florence, Dougal, Zebedee, Dylan et al, created and narrated by Eric Thompson (father of Oscar winning actress Emma Thompson). At the end of every ten minute escapade Zebedee (a puppet wizard with a spring supporting his lower body) would conclude the episode by telling the […]

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