Vale to Norman Hetherington, the creator of Mr Squiggle. It was the show that brought us the catchcries of “Hurry up” and “Upside down, upside down”. Watch Mr Squiggle draw “a very fashionable pig, wearing a donut for an earring, glasses — rimless — and a tie”. Of course.

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