Dedicated to old Ladybird books - 1914 -1975


Videos featuring Ladybird Books

The Ladybird Artists Exhibition as featured by ITV (Meridian).  It includes a brief interview with me and Beaney curator Manda Gifford.


The most amazing Ladybird book collection, in the pantry of a Georgian farm house in Ireland.  I visited fellow collector Michael Coghlin in the summer of 2018 and took this video of his Ladybird treasure house:

A recent talk at the Conway Hall, with myself, John Grindrod, Tim Dunn and chaired by Samira Ahmed:

A quick tour through the justly-named ‘Well Loved Tales’:

An advert from the 1980s when Ladybird was struggling to ‘stay relevant’ and produce VHS videos

Things to Make and Do

A trailer for the wonderful 2013 documentary about Ladybird books:

One man, entertainly, remembers ‘The Night Sky’: