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Moonbug Entertainment and Sky Kids expand Blippi and Care Bears in UK

Published on: 31st August 2021

A collection of new Blippi and Care Bears episodes are available on Sky Kids and join other such popular programmes as Little Baby Bum and Go Buster.

New episodes of hit shows Blippi and Care Bears will be aired on Sky Kids, following expansion of the long-standing partnership between the platform and Moonbug Entertainment.

A selection of Blippi episodes and specials, including Blippi’s Great Green Adventure, Summer Sports Camp and Halloween, are available on Sky Kids with Season two of Care Bears: Unlock the Music also airing.

In June 2020, Moonbug Entertainment launched its own kids’ channel on Sky Kids, featuring such programmes as Little Baby Bum, Go Buster, Playtime with Twinkle, Digley and Dazey, Dr Poppy’s Pet Rescue, T-Rex Ranch, Gecko’s Garage, The Sharksons, Supa Strikas and Mia’s Magic Playground.

Blippi is a live action, educational children’s show for kids aged two to six years, in which Blippi helps children understand the world around them and encourages vocabulary development through singing, dancing and exploring. From snowy hills to wildlife parks to museums, Blippi brings children on all kinds of learning adventures.

In season two of Care Bears: Unlock the Music, Tenderheart Bear, Good Luck Bear, Wish Bear, Cheer Bear, Bedtime Bear, Love-a-Lot Bear, Grumpy Bear and Funshine Bear go on adventures to spread love and care around the world.

“Sky Kids has been an incredible partner in bringing Moonbug’s fun, educational programs to children across the United Kingdom and we are thrilled to be expanding our partnership by adding more Blippi and Care Bears to their line-up,” said Nicolas Eglau, managing director EMEA at Moonbug. “Blippi’s adventures inspire children to get curious and explore the world around them and we can’t wait to introduce his adventures to new fans in the UK.”

Lucy Murphy, director of Sky Kids Content UK & ROI said: “When it comes to entertaining the kids choice is key, so we’re thrilled to be adding the latest shows from the brilliant team at Moonbug, with additions like Blippi’s Great Green Adventure and Care Bears: Unlock the Music sure to educate and entertain in equal measure.”

For more information about the other shows, please visit: moonbug.com/shows.

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