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Publisher's Summary

A reissue of the classic 1970s vinyl LP, released as part of the Vintage Beeb range. First published by BBC Records & Cassettes in 1971, The Magic Roundabout includes 10 stories written and read by Eric Thompson.

Featuring the popular characters of Dougal, Florence, Zebedee, Dylan, Brian, and Ermintrude, the stories include 'Dougal's Experiment', 'A Starry Night', 'The Piano Carrier', 'Dougal's Adventure' and 'The Musical Box'. A bonus interview with Eric Thompson (which was not on the original LP) is also included.

Vintage Beeb: classic albums first available as BBC LPs, now available to download for the first time ever.

©2010 BBC Audiobooks Ltd (P)2010 BBC Audiobooks Ltd

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Oh that voice! Oh what memories!

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I loved this as a child and it just brought back so many memories! I don't know if children today would enjoy it as they are wired differently, but, for the child in many adults, I think it's worth getting and listening to. You know... just to remind you of the good ol' days!

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  • Star16
  • 01-08-15

Nostalgic!

This is just as I remember. I highly recommend it. My children are also enjoying it and prefer this to the remake film made a few years back.

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  • 02-18-14

Takes me back....

What made the experience of listening to Vintage Beeb: The Magic Roundabout the most enjoyable?

Brought back fond childhood memories

What other book might you compare Vintage Beeb: The Magic Roundabout to, and why?

None it is unique

Which scene did you most enjoy?

All of them

Was there a moment in the book that particularly moved you?

Memories flooded back of sitting on the sofa, watching with my mum.

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Love it

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