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Meet Tails!

Meet Tails!

Hello everyone, pleased to meet you. Bet you haven't said hello to a squirrel before, eh? 
Hehe, you might be wondering what I'm up to… well, can I let you in on a little secret? I MIGHT have borrowed a few bits and bobs from the Marvellous Mak… read more

8 July 2024

Meet Charlie!

Meet Charlie!

Hiya! I'm Charlie and I like to get… NOISY!! I'm a drummer, but I don't sit behind a kit. Instead, I use whatever's around me – wooden spoons for drumsticks; pots and pans and muffin tins for drums. I also love finding new sounds around me!
My … read more

20 June 2024

Meet Riley!

Meet Riley!

Hey there – I'm Riley. Where other people see junk, I see treasure – clean cardboard, egg boxes, straws and empty plastic bottles – then I turn them into amazing creations. This is called junk modelling!
I present my latest masterpiece: Rocky the… read more

20 June 2024

Meet Laila and Yasmin!

Meet Laila and Yasmin!

Splat! Hi – I'm Laila -
And I'm Yasmin!
And we love to paint together.
Yeah, we both love getting messy and trying out new things!
Sometimes we get into trouble for painting on the wrong things…
That's true, but it's great when we get given… read more

20 June 2024

Meet Kai!

Meet Kai!

Hi, I'm Kai, and I love to dance. I'm always practising new moves, dipping and flipping, spinning and sliding, plus finessing my fancy footwork.
I love making up dance routines too, and I try to get my family and friends to perform them. They don… read more

20 June 2024

Meet Amelia!

Meet Amelia!

Hello everyone! My name's Amelia and I absolutely love writing raps, stories and poems. Sometimes I even write lyrics for Charlie's beats and rhythms. I also make comic books!
What makes me super happy is sharing what I make with others.
Maya re… read more

20 June 2024

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