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Paddington Bear Goes Centre Stage For The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee

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The Agency is absolutely delighted to see that Michael Bond‘s iconic and much loved character Paddington Bear took an incredibly prominent role in The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee celebrations.

Appearing in a charming video segment with Her Majesty The Queen, the Bear from Darkest Peru was recorded having tea and a marmalade sandwich with the monarch in short film which aired at the beginning of the live ‘Platinum Party at the Palace’ concert.

See reviews and the sketch here

Additionally, The Great British Bake Off’s Mary Berry read Michael Bond’s “Paddington at the Palace”(HarperCollins Publishers) for Cbeebies Bedtime Stories. This is available to watch for a limited time on iPlayer here.

Published: 6th June 2022