On TV festival features Uon staff Mike and Lorna

lorna&mikeLorna Jowett and Mike Staff took part in organising On TV, a festival celebrating  and exploring all things television. This year, the inaugural festival tuned into the characters, catchphrases and colours of children’s television. During the festival experts from the TV industry discussed how children’s TV is made, and its significance to our lives.

Guests included:

Anna Home, one of the original Jackanoryproduction team and commissioner of Grange Hilland Teletubbies

Maire Messenger Davies, author of Children, Media and Culture

Debbie Moon, creator of CBBC’s Wolfblood

Tat Wood, author of the About Time guides toDoctor Who