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When Wagon Wheels Were Bigger

When Wagon Wheels Were Bigger is a weekly podcast that watches kids' TV from the eighties and casts a more cynical eye on the shows we used to love. Sometimes funny, usually disappointing, join your hosts Mark and Martyn and ruin a small part of your childhood week by week.
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Now displaying: August, 2020
Aug 31, 2020

Auntie Mabel takes Pippin the dog out in her plane to learn about things, as if Pippin understands or cares. Pippin spends her time remembering what it was like starring in series 1 of Woof! Pippin expects she will be replaced in this as well. Poor Pippin.

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W4B theme composed by John Croudy
W4B theme acoustic arrangement by Joe Beckhelling

Aug 24, 2020

What do you get when you take a duck and some guinea pigs and put them in distress? If you said "sad" you're correct, but another correct answer is the Adventures of Dynamo Duck.

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W4B theme composed by John Croudy
W4B theme acoustic arrangement by Joe Beckhelling

Aug 17, 2020

A very specific selection of usually inanimate objects come to life and live together in a house with partially alive features. But don't worry about that, we have some ideas for better TV shows, and you're going to hear all about them in this episode.

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W4B theme composed by John Croudy
W4B theme acoustic arrangement by Joe Beckhelling

Aug 10, 2020

"Yeeeaaahhhh, RatFans!"

Roland Rat rose to fame on TV-AM, and since then it's become something of a tradition for breakfast TV in the UK to be hosted by vermin.

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W4B theme composed by John Croudy
W4B theme acoustic arrangement by Joe Beckhelling

Aug 3, 2020

We hope there will "bee" a lot of "buzz" about this episode, as we watch the show with a "sting in its tail." So "beehive" yourself and, uh, "pollen" up a chair to join us. It'll "bee" over in "nectar" to no time.

Bzzzzzzzzzzzzzzz!

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W4B theme composed by John Croudy
W4B theme acoustic arrangement by Joe Beckhelling

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