NSPCC Children's T.V. Favourites Volume 2 is a release by Tempo Pre-School on 3rd August 1992.


All your favourite friends on video The best children's compilation ever!

There's all your favourite characters in their very own adventures in this fun-packed video for young children. By purchasing this video you have helped further the work of the NSPCC to help abused children.

The NSPCC and Tempo Video would like to thank the following people and companies for providing, free of any royalties, the films on this video:

◾POSTMAN PAT - "The Postman Pat Song" An animated excerpt taken from Postman Pat's ABC Story- Tempo Pre-School Video. Postman Pat's ABC story © 1990 Woodland Animations Ltd. Music & Lyrics © 1990 Post Music.

◾PINGU - "Pingu Delivers the Mail" Taken from Pingu - A Barrel of Fun - BBC Video. © 1991 Editoy SRG/ZDF/Telepool/BBC Enterprises Ltd.

◾THOMAS THE TANK ENGINE - "Thomas and Gordon" Taken from Thomas and Gordon and Other Stories - The Video Collection. © Britt Allcroft (Thomas) Ltd 1984.

◾FAVOURITE NURSERY RHYMES- "Bow, Wow Says The Dog", "The Wheels on the Bus" and "A Froggy would a Wooing Go". Excerpts taken from ONE, TWO BUCKLE MY SHOE AND OTHER FAVORITE RHYMES-Tempo Pre-School Video. © 1992 Abbey Broadcast Communications plc.

◾HUXLEY PIG - "Huxley Pig Goes Flying" Taken from Huxley Pig Goes Flying- Tempo Video. © 1990 Rodney Pepp'e/FilmFair Ltd.

◾PADDINGTON BEAR - "Paddington Cleans Up" - Taken from Paddington Bear Special Edition -Tempo Pre-School Video. © 1991 FilmFair Ltd/Paddington & Co. Ltd. All Rights Reserved.

◾SPOT - "Spot's Birthday Party" Taken from Spot's First Video- Tempo Pre-School Video. © 1987 Eric Hill/Salspot Ltd/King Rollo Films Ltd.

◾SPIDER! - "Spider in the Bath" Taken from Spider! - I'm Only Scary 'cos I'm Hairy - BBC Video. © 1991 Hibbert Ralph Entertainment Ltd/BBC Enterprises Ltd.

◾BUMP - "Bump's Upside Down Friend" - Taken from The Adventures of Bump - Tempo Pre-School Video. © 1992 Bump Enterprises Ltd.

◾ANYTIME TALES - "I Want a Cat" Taken from I Want a Cat and Other Stories- Tempo Pre-School Video. © 1991 King Rollo Films Lyd/Andersen Press Ltd/Abbey Broadcast Communications plc. © 1991 Tony Ross.

◾NELLIE THE ELEPHANT - "Nellie Rescues Mrs Maple's Moggy" Taken from Nellie The Elephant- Nine Fun Packed Adventures - Tempo Video. © 1990 101 Film Productions Ltd.

◾ANYTIME TALES - "Elmer" Taken from Not Now, Bernard and Other Stories- Tempo Pre-School Video. © 1991 King Rollo Films Ltd/Andersen Press Ltd/Abbey Broadcast Communications plc. © 1991 David Mckee.

◾RUPERT - "Edited Excerpt from Rupert and the Pirates" Taken from The All New Adventures of Rupert- Rupert and the Pirates- Tempo Video. Series © Nelvana Ltd/Ellipse Programme. Rupert Characters TM & © 1992 Express Newspapers plc. All Rights Reserved.

◾JUNGLIES - "Albert's Tooth" Taken from Junglies First Day At School- Tempo Pre-School Video. © 1991 Carlton Cards Ltd/TV-am Enterprises Ltd.

◾ROSIE AND JIM - "School" Excerpt taken from Rosie and Jim- Small Animals and Other Stories - Central Video. A Ragdoll Production. © 1991 Central Independent Televison plc.

◾GRANPA - "A Day at the Seaside" Excerpt taken from GRANPA- Tempo Video. A TVC Granpa Ltd Production for TVS & Channel 4. © TVC Granpa Ltd 1989.


  1. "The Postman Pat Song" (an animated excerpt taken from Postman Pat's ABC Story)
  2. Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends: Thomas and Gordon
  3. Spider in the Bath
  4. Junglies: Albert's Tooth
  5. Pingu Delivers the Mail
  6. Spot's Birthday Party
  7. Huxley Pig Goes Flying
  8. "Rupert and the Pirates" (an excerpt taken from The All-New Adventures of Rupert)
  9. Paddington Cleans Up
  10. Mr Men and Little Miss - Little Miss Trouble
  11. Anytime Tales: Elmer
  12. Nellie the Elephant - Nellie Rescues Mrs. Maple's Moggy
  13. Anytime Tales: I Want a Cat
  14. Favourite Nursery Rhymes: "Bow, Wow says the dog", "The Wheels on the Bus" and "A Frog He Would a Wooing Go" (Excerpts taken from One, Two. Buckle My Shoe and Other favourite Rhymes)
  15. Bump's Upside Down Friend
  16. Rosie and Jim: School (Animated story expert taken from Rosie and Jim - Small Animals and other Stories)
  17. "A Day at the Seaside" (an excerpt taken from Granpa)


  • Postman Pat's ABC
    Designed and Directed by Ivor Wood.
    Written by John Cunliffe.
    Animation and Backgrounds by Derek Mogford and Ivor Wood.
    Narrated by Ken Barrie.
    Music by Bryan Daly.
    Film Editor: Martin Bohan.
    Sound by Steve Bray.
    Produced by Tempo Video.
    © TF1 1990.
  • Thomas the Tank Engine and Friends
    Based on the Railway Series by The Rev. W. Awdry.
    Told by Ringo Starr.
    Directed by David Mitton.
    Model Engines and Characters by Clearwater Model Making Systems Ltd.:
    David Payne, Jo Webster, Chris Noulton, David Lillie and Tim Staffell.
    Supervisors: John Pennicott and Tim Staffell.
    Model and Sets by Jamie Bowering, Jamie Jackson-Moore, Ben Cain, John Holmes and Tom Vane.
    Specialised Model Making by Bernard Carr, John Kerr and Ian Kerr.
    Construction by Frank Schultz.
    Camera Crew (Focus): Barry Brown, Colin Davidson and Tony Brown.
    Camera Assistant: John Atwell.
    Lightning by Beams & TV Lightning.
    Gaffer: Steve Dempsey.
    Camera, Equipment & Specialised Lightning by Turmite Camera Hire Ltd
    and Clearwater Camera Computer Systems Ltd.
    Dubbing by Mag Masters London.
    Production Assistant: Nasreen Khan.
    Lighting Cameraman: Terry Permane.
    Art Director: Bob Gauld Galliers.
    2nd Unit Director: Stephen Asquith.
    Music Composed & Arranged by Mike O'Donnell and Junior Campbell. Bluebird Themes.
    Video Facilities by Research Recordings.
    edited by Michael Nixon.
    assistant editor: Andrea MacArthur.
    Produced by Robert D Cardona and David Mitton.
    executive producers: Britt Allcroft.
    A Clearwater Features Production for Britt Allcroft Ltd.
    © The Video Collection KRO 1984.
  • Spider!
    Produced by Tempo Video.
    © TF1 Ltd 1990.
  • Junglies
    Directed by Terry Ward.
    Tracing by Angela Bristow, Chris Coates and Anne Ward.
    Painting by Christine Courtney, Pauline De Witt, Linda Mawson and Rachel Smith.
    Paint & Trace Coordinator: David Pedley.
    Animators: Geoff Loynes, Bill Lee, Janet Nunn and Rosemary Welch.
    Layout Artist: Janet Nunn.
    Production Assistant: Tracy Dean.
    Production Coordinator: Andy Dixon.
    Camera by Filmfex Services.
    Music by Mark London.
    Editors: Morgan Daniels Ltd.
    Script Writer: Bernie Kay.
    Character Voices by Gary Wilmot and Jessica Martin.
    Produced by Tempo Video.
    © FR3 1991.
  • Pingu
    Produced by BBC Video.
    © SRG/ZDF/Telepool 1991.
  • The Adventures of Spot
    From the books by Eric Hill.
    Produced by King Rollo Films Ltd.
    Voice by Paul Nicholas.
    Music by Duncn Lamont.
    Produced by Tempo Video.
    © M6 1987.
  • Huxley Pig
    Written by Rodney Peppe.
    Voices by Martin Jarvis.
    Music composed and arranged by Herbert Chappell.
    Director of Animation: Martin Pullen
    Animator and Associate Director: John Guilliey.
    Camera Assistant: Paul Street.
    Model Makers: Alan Murphy and Heather Boucher.
    Costumes by Lizzie Agnew.
    Puppet Makers: Justin Exley and Pauline London.
    Production Manager: Kath Swain.
    Edited by Andi Sloss and Robert Dunbar.
    Assistant Editor: Jackie Munro.
    Produced by Jo Pullen.
    Executive Producer: Barrie Edwards.
    Produced by Tempo Video.
    © Antenne 2 1990.
  • Rupert.
    Produced by Tempo Video.
    © TF1 1991.
  • Paddington
    Written by Michael Bond.
    Music by Herbert Chappell.
    As told by Michael Hordern.
    Animated and Directed by Ivor Wood.
    Edited by Chris Wright.
    Sound by Peter Rann.
    Colour by Technicolor.
    Produced by Screen Legends.
    © TF1 1975.
  • Little Miss
    Trace and Paint by Anne Ward and Annie Morris.
    Processing by Studio Fion Laboratories.
    Camera by Stephen Williams, Doug Weymouth and Gerald Walters.
    Edited by John Osborn.
    Words & Music by Dave Cooke and Richard Everett.
    Narration by Pauline Collins and John Alderton.
    Produced and Directed by Trevor Bond and Terry Ward.
    Produced by Screen Legends.
    © FR3 1983.
  • Anytime Tales - ("I Want A Cat")
    Produced by Tempo Video.
    © FR3 1991.
  • Nellie the Elephant
    Produced and Directed by Terry Ward.
    Produced by Tempo Video.
    © FR3 1989.
  • Anytime Tales - ("Elmer")
    Based on the books by David McKee.
    Published by Andersen Press.
    Voices by Victoria Wood, Johnny Morris and Steve Steen.
    Music by Duncan Lamont.
    Animation by Andy Wagner.
    Backgrounds by Martin Hazelgrave and David Bull.
    Camera by David Bull and Nick Price.
    Editing by Clive Juster and John Hewett.
    Dubbing by Bob Jackson.
    Directed by Leo Neilsen.
    Executive Producers: Anne Miles and Klaus Flugge.
    Produced by Clive Juster.
    Produced by Tempo Video.
    © FR3 1991.
  • One, Two, Buckle My Shoe and Other Favourite Rhymes
    Produced by Tempo Video.
    © FR3 1992.
  • Bump
    Narrated by Simon Cadell.
    Animation by CMTB Animation.
    Artwork & Music by Steve Augarde.
    Stories by Christopher James.
    executive producers: Theresa Plummer Andrews.
    Produced by Dennis Hooper.
    Produced by Tempo Video.
    © TF1 1990.
  • Rosie and Jim
    Produced by The Video Collection.
    © KRO 1991.
  • Granpa
    Produced by A.M.T Video Gems.
    © RTBF 1989.



The back cover lists several episodes out of order:

  • "Pingu Delivers The Mail" is listed as the 2nd episode.
  • "Thomas and Gordon" is listed as the 3rd episode.
  • "Favourite Nursery Rhymes" (with the three excerpted songs from "One, Two. Buckle My Shoe and Other Favourite Rhymes") is listed as the 4th episode.
  • "Huxley Pig Goes Flying" is listed as the 5th episode.
  • "Paddington Bear Cleans Up" is listed as the 6th episode.
  • "Spot's Birthday Party" is listed as the 7th episode.
  • "Spider In The Bath" is listed as the 8th episode.
  • "Hats Off to Hook" is listed as the 9th episode.
  • "Bump's Upside Down Friend" is listed as the 10th episode.
  • The "Rupert and the Pirates" excerpt is listed as the 11th episode.
  • "Albert's Tooth" episode of the Junglies is listed as the 12th episode.


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