The BBC has announced they are making a new series of the Clangers, the much loved children's animated moon-mice show from the late 60's and early 70's. While I'm too young to have seen it when first broadcast (and have official documents to prove it), this was always one of my childhood favourites.

Full story here: BBC News linky thingy.

It also confirms that the Clangers were indeed foul-mouthed little knitted rodents.

For those either feeling curiosity, confusion or nostalgia here's your next 10 minutes (if you are feeling all three then it is probably just indigestion):