small, reddish-brown bird found on moorland and grassland. Unusually, it is the male that incubates the eggs and rears the chicks. Also a roundabout on the A165 between Bridlington and Scarborough and a little-known stay-at-home dad and author... True or bluff?
Wednesday, 10 December 2008
And Ivor puffs no more...
Wasn't the greatest thing about Oliver Postgate his voice? You could listen to the Clangers, Bagpuss, and Ivor the Engine without pictures. At least, I could. And let's face it, the animations do look as if they were knocked up in his garden shed. (They were! And they're none the worse for that.)