City of Friends celebrates first birthday with milkshake! promotion

Published on: 16th August 2012

City of Friends has announced plans to mark the first anniversary of its broadcast on Channel 5’s milkshake! with a special themed emergency services ‘Rescue week’ to air on the popular pre-school channel.

Every day, from Monday 20th August, the milkshake! presenters will welcome the cast of City of Friends to join in live dancing, competitions and songs. The activity will be supported with a special area on the Milkshake website promoting fun, safety and working together as a team.

Carl Christian Hamre, CEO of CreaCon Group, said: “We are delighted by the fantastic ongoing support from Channel 5’s milkshake! Our audience in the UK continues to respond so positively to the show and it’s great to be able to start celebrating our first UK anniversary with our characters live on air for a whole week. We are looking forward to launching our UK licensing programme to support the show’s popularity.”

Max, Elphie and Ted will also be ready for action alongside the CreaCon team to celebrate their first UK birthday at Brand Licensing Europe 2012 at stand #F100.

City of Friends airs weekdays on Channel 5’s milkshake! at 6.20am, Saturdays at 6.15am and Sundays at 6.25am or visit


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