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Author Topic: Ivor the Engine co-creator Peter Firmin dies  (Read 119 times)

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Ivor the Engine co-creator Peter Firmin dies
« on: July 01, 2018, 02:42:59 PM »
Those of us of a certain age will remember Ivor, Bagpuss, Noggin the Nog etc RIP Sir

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Re: Ivor the Engine co-creator Peter Firmin dies
« Reply #1 on: July 01, 2018, 03:43:47 PM »
Sad, we watched these "creations" as children and later as teenagers.  RIP Peter.
In fact I was watching Ivor in my 20's and no I didn't have kids. 
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Re: Ivor the Engine co-creator Peter Firmin dies
« Reply #2 on: July 01, 2018, 04:18:42 PM »
I certainly remember watching (and enjoying watching) Ivor. On the rare occasion that I chance upon an episode today, I find myself watching at least that episode to conclusion. Thank you Jerry Howlett for adding to my childhood. RIP.

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