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Paddington Bear is 60

Paddington Bear reaches the grand age of 60 this year – although he certainly doesn’t look it!

To celebrate, Paddington’s publishers will release new editions of classic Paddington books as well as a new collection of stories.

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Paddington 2 – footage screening thoughts

Yesterday I was lucky enough to go along to a screening of some footage from Paddington 2.

The event was introduced by Hugh Bonneville, aka Mr Brown, and featured four clips from the new film.

As always, any sequel to a film that you loved first time round always involves a bit of trepidation. Can they capture the magic again?

Well I’m glad to say that from the footage I saw yesterday, writer/director Paul King certainly has.

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