Get down to the farm to meet Shaun the Sheep™

Shaun the Sheep has been voted the nation’s favourite BBC children’s TV character of the last 70 years!

Shaun the Sheep beat Postman Pat into second place!

The Radio Times & British Film Institute shortlist got more than 41,000 votes and included The Magic Roundabout, Paddington, Willo The Wisp, The Wombles, Teletubbies and In The Night Garden. Sooty and Sweep came third!

To celebrate this and the DVD release of Shaun the SheepTM Shear Heat, we’re offering a Shaun the SheepTM Farming Activity Day on Saturday 19th July.

These limited edition farm days are taking place at 32 Farms across the UK, and are open to families and children the chance to take part in a special Shaun the SheepTM trail, earn a tasty treat, plus take home a fun activity sheet.

The troublesome farmyard gang is back as Shaun the SheepTM returns on DVD on 21st July 2014. From Aardman, the acclaimed creators of Wallace & Gromit, Shaun the SheepTM Shear Heat follows Shaun and his pals as they get up to yet more mischief! Comprising of ten short episodes, viewers are welcomed back to Mossy Bottom Farm to follow Shaun, Bitzer and the rest of the gang as they embark on a series of fun-filled adventures. Including hilarious episodes such as Shaun the Fugitive, Bull Vs Wool and The Hang Glider, this animated series promises to keep the kids laughing all summer.