Events

Q Pootle 5 at the Royal Observatory Greenwich

 

Join award-winning children’s author and illustrator, Nick Butterworth, and his favourite alien Q Pootle 5 as they land at the Royal Observatory.

Bring your little ones along to a special Q Pootle 5 themed morning where you will get the chance to watch an episode of the hit CBeebies series on the big screen surrounded by stars in the observatory's planetarium screening!

This is followed by an interactive presentation from Nick and a chance to meet him at a book signing after the show.

Nick Butterworth @ MCBF 2017 Family Fun Day

 

Join Nick Butterworth, award-winning children’s author and creator of hit CBeebies series Q Pootle 5, for an amazing interactive show about the magic of storytelling and imagination. Nick will bring alive the adventures of some of his favourite creations, including Q Pootle 5 and Percy the Park Keeper, and offer a behind-the-scenes peek at how Q Pootle 5 jumped from page to screen. The first session at 10.15am is aimed at the under 5s. A second session at 1pm is aimed at the over 5s.

Q Pootle 5 at the National Space Centre, Leicester

 

Friday 12th May! Join Nick Butterworth, best-selling children's author and illustrator, and Q Pootle 5 at the National Space Centre, Leicester. We are thrilled to be back here for another Small Space Day - a fun toddler event for the littlest Astronauts to enjoy.

In Nick’s interactive show, he will bring alive the space adventures of Q Pootle 5 and his friends and explain how he created the books, offer a behind-the-scenes peek at how Q Pootle 5 jumped from page to screen and delight your little aliens with live illustrations.

Watch This Space for New Events in 2017!

 

We are SO excited that we have some great events for Pootle coming up this year! Our lovely creator of Pootle and his friends, Nick Butterworth, also has a diary filling up fast with his interactive shows at schools, libraries and other venues that we will be announcing soon. Watch this space for a fun place to be!

Saturday 26th November at The Story Museum, Oxford

Join Nick Butterworth as he lands at The Story Museum for a morning of space themed fun.

The morning’s events and activities include an amazing interactive show where Nick will bring alive the space adventures of Q Pootle 5 and his friends. He will explain how he created the books, offer a behind-the-scenes peek at how Q Pootle 5 jumped from page to screen and delight your little aliens with live illustrations. Nick will also be available afterwards to sign books.

HAMLEYS CHRISTMAS TOY PARADE ON REGENT STREET, LONDON

Q Pootle 5 is touching down for the Hamleys Christmas Toy Parade!  

Hamleys, the finest toy shop in the world, is bringing the magic of Christmas to the festive shopping season on Sunday 20th November 2016. London’s Regent Street will be transformed in a traffic-free, all-day extravaganza for the biggest toy parade London has ever seen!  Their Christmas Toy Parade is back for its second year and we are being joined by a cast of hundreds, including some of your favourite characters from TV and Film, marching bands, festive floating blimps, street theatre, dancers and toy vehicles accompanied with music from Magic FM - Hamleys is literally bursting out onto Regent Street!