Paddington is a series of British animated shorts based on the Paddington Bear book series by Michael Bond produced by FilmFair. This was the first television series based on the popular children's book Paddington Bear. In the United States it was usually shown on pay television as filler in between was also shown in Australia on the ABC In the early 1980s Its narrator was actor Michael Hordern. The series has a very distinctive art style. Paddington himself is a stop-motion animated puppet who moves within a 3-dimensional space and interacts with 2-dimensional animated drawings of the human characters, buildings, etc.

Show Info

Airs on: United Kingdom BBC One (1975 - 1979)
Schedule: Tuesdays (5 min)
Status: Ended
Show Type: Animation
Genres: Children
Episodes ordered: 12 episodes

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Previous Episode

Comings and Goings at No.32

Episode 4x12; Apr 24, 1979

Paddington's Aunt Lucy comes on visit, but trouble ensues when she goes to Barkridge's to buy Mr. Brown a thank-you present.

Previous Episodes

Episode NameAirdateTrailer
4x12: Comings and Goings at No.32Apr 24, 1979
4x11: Paddington in TouchApr 17, 1979
4x10: Paddington Takes the StageApr 10, 1979
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