Tracy Beaker returns to The Dumping Ground only this time she's not a resident but a care worker offering her advice and experiences to a new generation of 'dumped' kids, often with calamitous results.
An animated TV series about a girl called Mona, a young girl with a vivid imagination. She believes her hometown is overrun with supernatural monsters, and she plans to stop them all and save the town on a daily basis.
Single dad Count Dracula moves to modern-day Britain from Transylvania with his two children, Vlad and Ingrid. To his father's horror, Vlad - the show's eponymous hero - wants not to bite, ... See full summary »
It went on a bit too long, but this TV series, based on the book by Jaqueline Wilson was a huge hit back in its day, and continues to be repeated today.
It's success in part is down to the central performance of Dani Harmer, who played the part so well it's probably stopped her being accepted in any other role. Though I did think she was good in 'After you've gone'.
Funny in places, touching in others, it's no surprise that this show touched the hearts of kids everywhere, and their parents too.
It did outstay it's welcome, and a couple of spin-off's were launched off the back of it, but it was good at the time.
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