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The Clangers continue on UK festival summer tour

Published on: 22nd June 2016

Coolabi Group’s pre-school brand is on a nationwide tour of family-friendly festivals.

clangers480With a busy schedule of live appearances from May to September, activities include combinations of a new space-themed mini-show, costume character meet and greets, storytelling sessions, giant inflatables, crafting activities and even animator Q&As.

Across all of the events, Clangers will be promoting kindness and encouraging others to do the same via the hashtag #ClangersForKindness.

The UK festivals include: Bluedot, Camp Bestival, OnBlackheath and Geronimo, which together reach tens of thousands of young children and families. The next stop on the tour will be at the space and science-influenced Bluedot Festival at Jodrell Bank Observatory, near Macclesfield, from 22nd to 24th July.

Anya Hollis, head of marketing at Coolabi, commented: “The UK-wide festival tour will be a fantastic opportunity for children and families to interact with the Clangers, engaging with them in new and exciting ways. We’ve worked closely with the festival organisers to create bespoke activities that will provide children with some unforgettable experiences.”

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