Cartoon Network At Hamleys Christmas Toy Parade London 19th November 2017

Cartoon Network At Hamleys Christmas Toy Parade London 19th November 2017

Cartoon Network At Hamleys Christmas Toy Parade London 19th November 2017

Today (16th November), Cartoon Network UK has released more information about this year’s Hamleys Christmas Toy Parade which will take place this Sunday (19th November) on Regent Street in London. The parade will start at 11am and will travel past the world famous toy store, the parade will feature a wide range of characters from popular toy franchises. Several Cartoon Network and Boomerang cartoon characters will be there at the parade including Adventure Time’s Finn and Jake; Blossom, Bubbles and Buttercup from The Powerpuff Girls, Gumball and Darwin from The Amazing World of Gumball, Ben Tennyson and Heatblast from Ben 10, Scooby-Doo and Shaggy from Boomerang’s Scooby-Doo and Dick Dastardly and Muttley from Boomerang’s Wacky Races.

After the parade has ended at 12pm and during the street entertainment portion of the event (open until 4pm), there will be a chance to meet your favourite cartoon characters and an opportunity to check out the Cartoon Network and Boomerang Zones. In the Cartoon Network Zone, visitors will be able to try out the interactive Ben 10 Hero Experience and transform yourself into an alien using the power of the Omnitrix, also there will be a chance to Powerpuff Yourself and create your own Powerpuff Girls avatar. In the Boomerang zone, visitors will also get to meet Penelope Pitstop and Dick Dastardly from Wacky Races and Scooby and Shaggy in their Mystery Machine van.

http://www.cartoonnetwork.co.uk/promotion/toy-parade

http://www.hamleys.com/hamleys-parade.html

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Boomerang UK Ramsey The Bull Terrier Wins Wacky Races Fast And The Furriest Competition

Boomerang UK Ramsey The Bull Terrier Wins Wacky Races Fast And The Furriest Competition

Boomerang UK Ramsey The Bull Terrier Wins Wacky Races Fast And The Furriest Competition

Boomerang UK ran a campaign on Instagram to help promote the new series of Wacky Races on the television channel, the campaign was a competition called “The Fast and The Furriest”, a pun on “Fast and the Furious”, in the competition, the UK’s most famous canine influencers with over 300,000 followers were pitted against each other on Boomerang UK’s Instagram account last week to compete for the title of “The Fast and the Furriest”, each dog was dressed as a character from Wacky Races. Fans and followers voted for their favourite pooch using the new Instagram Stories voting feature until one dog was decided as the winner. The brand new Wacky Races series premiered on Boomerang UK on 1st November and new episodes are airing daily at 5.30pm.

Penelope Pitstop and Dick Dastardly were represented by fashion-obsessed pug, Suki and Ramsey the bull terrier in the first semi-final. Bruno the mini-dachshund, representing Peter Perfect was up against Collin the poodle collie wearing green for the Gruesome Twosome in the second round. In the final, Collin and Ramsey were head-to head; Ramsey playing of the role of the menacing and scheming Dick Dastardly won the competition.

This was the first time Boomerang UK has done an campaign on the Instagram social media platform. The Instagram stories races had a total of 3,400 votes over three days and were viewed by 12,000 people. The final race between Collin and Ramsey was the most viewed with over 2,250 votes for Ramsey. According to a survey carried out by Boomerang UK for National Pet Month in April this year, the survey stated that 64.4% of families in large households take hilarious and adorable photos and videos of their pets at least once a day. The channel is home to some of the UK’s most loved animated characters, Scooby-Doo (No. 1 in the UK) and Tom and Jerry (No. 3 in the UK) and also for its Pet of the Week promotion, where viewers can upload videos and photos of their pets on the Boomerang UK website for the opportunity to see their pet on TV. Also not forgetting, the main antagonist in Wacky Races – Dick Dastardly has a dog named Muttley for a sidekick, who often sniggers when Dick Dastardly’s plans to win the race go horribly wrong.

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From The Turner UK Press Release: Instagram Sensation Ramsey Wins Hearts In Wacky Races’ “The Fast And The Furriest” Competition: Bull Terrier from Surrey, Ramsey finished first place in Instagram race with over 3,400 votes to celebrate the return of Wacky Races on Boomerang!

The UK’s most famous dog influencers battled against each other on the Boomerang UK Instagram account last week to compete for the title of “The Fast and the Furriest.” The competition took place from November 1st – 4th to promote the recharged return of the cartoon classic. The all-new series of Wacky Races airs every day at 5:30pm on Boomerang.

Four celebrity canine drivers with over 300,000 followers from around the UK, channelled their favourite Wacky Races drivers to take part in Boomerang UK’s Instagram Stories competition. Fans and followers voted for their favourite pooch using the new polling feature until one dog was crowned, “The Fast and Furriest.” Penelope Pitstop and Dick Dastardly were played by fashion-obsessed pug, Suki and Ramsey the bull terrier in the first semi-final. While Bruno the mini-dachshund, representing Peter Perfect, took on Collin the poodle collie wearing green for the Gruesome Twosome in the second round. The final saw, Collin and Ramsey go head-to head with Ramsey taking home the winning title.

This is the first time Boomerang UK has done an Instagram based campaign. The Instagram stories races had a total of 3,400 votes over the three days and were viewed by over 12,000 people. The final race between Collin and Ramsey was the most viewed with over 2,250 voting for Ramsey as the “Fast and the Furriest” pooch.

The Boomerang UK Instagram event follows a recent study that the channel conducted that found 64.4% of families in large households take hilarious and adorable photos and videos of their pets at least once a day. Whether it be on-screen or as part of their daily lives, it’s clear, kids and parents value and enjoy their pet’s ability to always make them laugh.


http://www.boomerangtv.co.uk/shows/wacky-races

Cartoon Network Australia And Boomerang Australia January 2018 Highlights

Cartoon Network Australia And Boomerang Australia January 2018 Highlights

Cartoon Network Australia And Boomerang Australia January 2018 Highlights: From The Official Turner Asia-Pacific/Catapult Communications Press Release

Cartoon Network Australia January 2018 Highlights

Brand New Show

OK K.O.! Let’s Be Heroes

Premieres Saturday 6th January, airs Saturdays at 9am.

Cartoon Network powers up a connected world of original heroes across the TV and gaming landscape with the brand-new Cartoon Network Original action-comedy series OK K.O.! Let’s Be Heroes. The adventure series stars K.O., a tiny champion with maximum heart, whose deepest desire is to become the greatest hero! With the guidance of his new co-workers Enid and Rad, his ultra-hero boss
Mr. Gar and his super-powered mum Carol, K.O. has all the inspiration and support to help lead him on his journey to level up.

In this videogame inspired world, K.O. works at Gar’s Bodega in Lakewood Plaza, a one-stop shop for all your hero needs. Whether he’s mopping the floor with Lord Boxman’s evil robots or literally
mopping the floor, K.O. tackles everything with his cheery, endless enthusiasm. Every person is a hero to look up to, every challenge is a chance to grow stronger and every success or failure is just another stepping stone to becoming the ultimate hero.

Summer Toons: School Holiday Special

Airs everyday from 9am from Tuesday 2nd January.

These summer holidays, Cartoon Network brings all your favourite shows, back-to-back in marathon madness! Catch Ben 10, The Powerpuff Girls, We Bare Bears, Adventure Time, Mighty Magiswords, and more during the week. Then back-to-back premieres on weekends featuring the brand new show OK K.O.! Let’s Be Heroes, and brand new episodes of The Amazing World of Gumball, Clarence, and LEGO Ninjago: Masters of Spinjitzu!

New Episodes

The Amazing World Of Gumball

Airs from Saturday 6th January, airs weekends at 9.25am.

Gumball is back with brand new episodes as part of Summer Toons! The fun loving and mischievous 12-year-old blue cat, together with his family and best friend Darwin, head up hilarious adventures in school and across town. This month, Gumball is forced to go back to kindergarten when his smart answers are not so smart. Gumball also decides to play cupid when he finds out Darwin likes a girl in his class. The hilarious adventures are sure to continue with this bunch of zany characters.

Clarence

Airs from Saturday 6th January from 9.50am.

Brand new episodes as part of Summer Toons! Clarence is a show that celebrates the best of childhood: epic dirt fights, awkward crushes, trampoline combat, sleepover pranks and secret tree forts! And it does so through the eyes of Clarence, a spirited, quirky boy who sees the best in all things. When Clarence’s neighbour Gale recruits him to dog sit for her, he knows it will be a breeze – being the self-proclaimed “Dog King,” Clarence knows all there is to know about pups. Nevertheless, Gale’s dog proves to be a little more challenging than he expects!

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Cartoon Network Australia And Boomerang Australia January 2018 Highlights

Boomerang Australia January 2018 Highlights

Brand New Short Form Series

The Happos Family

Airs from Monday 1st January (New Year’s Day), airs everyday at 10am.

This brand new Boomerang original series features a family of Happos. The Happos live in an enclosure in a European safari park where human visitors drive past the Happos during the day, taking pictures of them wallowing in the mud, lazing by the pool and sleeping in the shade of the tree. When the last car races out of the safari park and the gates are shut to all visitors, the Happos
jump up out of the mud, wake up from their snoozing and get dressed up. It’s now their time for crazy, zany, Happo adventures!

In this 20 episode series, we get to know each one of the ten costumed Happos. Whether it’s Astro Happo longing to fly to the moon, or Stunt Happo attempting a daredevil feat, or Party Happo in a
dance off with Ballerina and Bollywood, each storyline is laugh-out-loud, slap stick comedy with lots of heart!

New Episodes

Inspector Gadget

Airs from Saturday 6th January, airs on Saturdays at 10.30am.

Inspector Gadget is back with brand new episodes! Dr. Claw has reactivated his global crime syndicate MAD and the bumbling Swiss army knife detective has been brought out of retirement to save the world! Tagging along with Gadget is his niece Penny and her trusty dog, Brain. Now an agent in training, Penny uses her intelligence, martial arts and high-tech gear to keep her bumbling Uncle Gadget safe from harm. But it won’t be easy. Dr. Claw has a secret weapon. His handsome nephew Talon is eager to learn a little old school evil as they try to take over the world.

Summer Movies: School Holiday Special

Airs from Monday 1st January (New Year’s Day), airs weekdays at 11.30am.

These summer holidays Boomerang is jam packed with laugh-out-loud funny films every week day! Tune in to catch all your favourite family flicks featuring Tom and Jerry, Barbie, Alpha & Omega and
Scooby Doo!

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