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The Westminster Collection celebrates 50th anniversary of Mr Benn with new 50p coin designs

Five new 50 pence piece designs celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the classic children’s character, Mr Benn, have been authorised for release by Guernsey Treasury with the full approval of Her Majesty the Queen. Marking the fifth decade of the popular cartoon, each coin in the collection features an illustration …

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Factory celebrates 50th anniversary of Mr Benn with raft of new licensing partnerships

Mr Benn is celebrating its 50th anniversary not only this year, but this very day, with a raft of new deals and licensing partnerships secured by the Altrincham-based animation studio, Factory. Among the swathe of new licensees for the property now marking its half a century is the leading distributor …

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Andersen Press lands animated series for hit kids’ book Elmer the Patchwork Elephant

The independent children’s publisher, Andersen Press, has entered a co-production partnership with Factory to produce a new animated TV series based on the hit children’s brand, Elmer the Patchwork Elephant. The series will take inspiration from the best-selling picture books from David McKee, and will follow the adventures of the …

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