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Children's BBC


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Introduced by Lisa Jones and Andi Peters, starting with:

Henry's Cat

7.05am Hallo Spencer: See, I Told You So

7.35am Playdays: The Why Bird Stop

7.55am Smoggies: Zombies of Coral Island

8.20am Around the World with Dot
Starring Drew Forsythe
A yuletide adventure in colourful animation.

9.25am Defenders of the Earth: Book of Mysteries

9.50am Haunters of the Deep
An old mine in Cornwall is being reopened. Becky and Josh hear of ghosts who warn of impending disasters...
Films: page 25
(Ceefax subtitles)


Presenter (Children's BBC): Lisa Jones
Presenter (Children's BBC): Andi Peters
[Actor] (Around the World with Dot): Drew Forsythe
Producer/Director (Around the World with Dot): Yoram Gross
Producer (Haunters of the Deep): Gordon L.T Scott
Director (Haunters of the Deep): Andrew Bogle
Josh: Gary Simmons
Becky: Amy Taylor

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