Peppa Pig

Peppa Pig "Mister Skinnylegs" Episode Is Causing A Lot of Controversy Overseas

It has been banned in Australia for sending a "dangerous message."<p>Peppa Pig has made an international name for herself, but one episode has the …

Lifestyle

Peppa Pig episode pulled over 'dangerous' message to children

Her pink face is instantly recognisable, and a decade on from her launch, Peppa Pig is such a phenomenon it’s hard to imagine a world without …

Birmingham, UK

Toy shop slashes prices on popular toys ahead of Christmas

Savvy parents can get some bargains on toys ahead of Christmas as Smyths Toys slashes prices of popular toys.<p>The toy retailer, which has shops in …

Kids

When is the Smyths half price sale 2017?

Thinking about getting the Christmas shopping done early? Well here’s your chance.<p>Chaos at London Euston station after fire breaks out at side of …

Shopping

Peppa Pig and Teletubbies toy maker dumps its finance director

Shares in toy company Character Group dropped more than three per cent today after the company ditched its finance director.<p>An announcement this …

Kids

Two schoolgirls looked at hardcore porn while IT teacher was in the room

<b>Two six-year-old girls managed to google hardcore porn during an IT lesson while their teacher was in the room.</b><p>The girls’ internet history was …

Apparently Prince George Loves Legos

Royals, they're just like us.<p>Prince George may be third in line for the British throne, but he’s also a regular kid with regular kid interests ― like Legos.<p>When his father, Prince William, was touring McLaren Automotive’s headquarters in Surrey on Tuesday, he saw model of a McClaren 720S sports car …

Royal Family

Toys R Us launch massive clear-out sale for Christmas with 2 for £15 on selected toys

We've rounded up some our favourite products below.<p>As many children will tell you, you can never have too many toys. And with Christmas just around …

Toys "R" Us

'Is Peppa Pig really a boy?' Stunned dad spots something very large and very rude on son's ice lolly

Once you see it, you can't unsee it!<p>A dad got a shock after he purchased a Peppa Pig ice lolly - to find the kids TV favourite boasting a giant PENIS.<p>…

Parenting

Major Breach: Hackers Have Infiltrated Nick Jr.’s Servers And Leaked Sensitive ‘Peppa Pig’ Plotlines Containing Spoilers About The Importance Of Sharing

WARNING: Spoilers ahead.<p>Large companies may spend millions on data security efforts, but every so often, thieves manage to sneak behind a firewall …

Humor

An episode of Peppa Pig showing cartoon figure making friends with a spider has been banned in Australia

An episode of a British children’s programme that depicts a pig making friends with a spider has been pulled off the air in Australia – for the second time – due to concerns that it’s not a great message for children who live amongst a dangerous spider population.<p>Peppa Pig, a hugely popular show in …

Travel

The Peppa Pig Episode Kids in Australia Can't See

Kids in Australia have reason to be wary of eight-legged creatures. The continent is home to some pretty dangerous spiders, including deadly …

Tom Hardy

Peppa Pig episode pulled from Australian screens for the second time

“Spiders can’t hurt you” – well, at least in the UK.<p>An episode of popular children’s show Peppa Pig will no longer be shown in Australia after …

Australian News

Top 10 toddler-friendly breaks!

<b>1. Peppa Pig World</b><p><b>Where:</b> Paultons Family Theme Park, Hampshire, England<p><b>Why:</b> What toddler wouldn’t want to fly Miss Rabbit’s helicopter and drive …

Kids

Peppa Pig episode banned from TV for the most Australian reason

Technology (Australia)

The Angle: Dream-Killers Edition

Demonstrators block traffic during a rally in support of DACA after the Trump administration announced its plan to end the program on Tuesday in …

TV

Australia is so dangerous that cartoons can't teach kids not to be afraid of spiders

British kids' cartoon <i>Peppa Pig</i> isn't normally a show you'd associate with controversy — but in Australia it's a whole different story.<p>An episode of the show that revolves around Peppa discovering a spider in the sink — the brilliantly named "Mr Skinny Legs" — has now been pulled from Australian TV …

Entertainment

Peppa Pig episode declaring 'spiders can't hurt you' pulled off air in Australia for second time

An infamous episode of British children’s cartoon Peppa Pig has again upset Australian viewers because of its message that spiders are "very, very small and they can't hurt you", after it was aired on pay television.<p>The episode, ‘Mister Skinny Legs’, written by Alison Snowden, is about a large …

Spiders

Peppa Pig episode pulled in Australia for saying ‘spiders can’t hurt you’

An episode of kid’s TV show Peppa Pig has been pulled in Australia for the second time for saying that spiders are harmless.<p>Linda finally reveals her …

Mum's anger at 'dangerous' Peppa Pig episode

It is the Peppa Pig episode restricted by the ABC five years ago because of the dangerous way it depicts spiders. But the offending Mr Skinny Legs …

TV

20 Things All Modern Grandparents Should Know

We all know that becoming a grandma or grandpa is full of many little pleasures — and surprises. But it can be a big learning experience, too, as the …

Lifestyle

18 TV Shows You Loved As A Kid (That TOTALLY Sucked)

Whether you were a child of the ’80s, ’90s, or 2000s, one thing remains true: there was a whole lot of television marketed specifically for you. As …

TV

Should we all stop eating pork?

Pigs are clean, intelligent, affectionate and ‘our closest friends’, says Pía Spry-Marqués - a new convert to veganism<p>‘Rightly is they called pigs,’ says a farmworker in Aldous Huxley’s <i>Crome Yellow</i> as he watches porkers grunt and squelch. Pía Spry-Marqués has no time for such nominative …

How To Protect Your Kids From Disturbing, Fake Peppa Pig Videos On YouTube

I'm cool with Peppa Pig. Peppa is a charmingly imperfect pig-child, and Daddy Pig, despite falling into the cliché befuddled father type, makes me …

Kids

20 August 2017

<i>Your Sunday morning best of Londonist weekly round-up.</i><p>Peppa Pig's London Episode Is Full of Errors and Geeky DetailsOink Oink.<br>Last Chance to Hear Big …

London

How to Use Statement Wallpaper in Your Home

Technology isn’t just changing how we work and communicate, it is also inspiring new ways to create the products we use in our homes. Consequently, …

Lifestyle

Thursday 17 August 2017

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TV (Australia)

How to stop your child falling down the YouTube rabbit hole

With over 300 hours of video uploaded every minute, it's nearly impossible to get bored watching YouTube.<p>It's no wonder kids find watching YouTube so …

Parenting

These unlicensed ice cream characters will haunt your dreams and make you scared to sleep at night

<i>Hen</i> over on <i>Twitter</i> has spotted some horrifying unlicensed ice cream characters:Obsessed with these unlicensed ice cream characters. "Marg Simpson". …

British Humour

Wednesday 16 August 2017

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