Mr. Men

The 10 Most Popular World Book Day Characters On Pinterest

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 27.02.2017 | UK Parents

In the week leading up to World Book Day, parents are usually frantically trying to decide with their kids what book character costume they can create...

Someone Has Made Modern-Day Mr Men Characters. And They're Amazing

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.11.2014 | UK Universities & Education

Farewell Mr Bump, so long Little Miss Brainy, it's time to move over for millennial Mr Men. Say hello to Little Miss Underemployed, Mr Student Loan De...

WATCH: If Breaking Bad Was An Episode Of The Mr. Men

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.06.2014 | UK Comedy

"Mr. White live in a place called Drugland..." A tip of the (pork pie) hat to Jonny Lang and Jason Burke - aka Eager Beaver Productions - for this ...

Mr Men Updated For Modern Britain

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.10.2013 | UK Comedy

Twitter's @JamieDMJ - aka Jamie Jones - has been at it again: For another example of his brilliance, check out this fake letter from We Buy Any...

That Mr Men Speech and Why Mr Gove Is Not Mr Right

Hilary Robinson | Posted 13.07.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Hilary Robinson

Having gone to a comprehensive school in an area of considerable social depravation I can speak for talented teachers who were specially selected for their ability to maintain control and to enthuse their students with imaginative and inspired ideas.

Want Your Kids to Grow Up Thinking Men Are More Important Than Women? Read Them Children's Books

Ruth Whippman | Posted 09.12.2012 | Home
Ruth Whippman

Banished from Mr Men world, Andrea Dworkin style, the females of the 'Men' species apparently formed their own nation state in the early eighties, providing the various settings for the 'Little Miss' Books. But any thoughts of the establishment of a radical feminist utopia stop there.

Me, Benny Hill and the Milkman

Trevor Neal | Posted 11.04.2012 | UK Comedy
Trevor Neal

Appearing on children's TV meant I had to control my urge to swear if I wanted to keep my job. After so many years the habit's kind of stuck. In the Shawshank Redemption Morgan Freeman continues to ask permission to go to the toilet even when he's freed from prison. That's a bit like me. I ask permission. Then I go to the toilet and swear like a f**king trooper.

The 'Mr Men' and 'Little Miss' of 21st Century England

Ben Wakeling | Posted 11.10.2011 | UK Comedy
Ben Wakeling

This week saw the 40th anniversary of the 'Mr Men' books, written by Roger Hargreaves and an almost default inhabitant of bookshelves for generations of children.

It's Official - The Mr Men Are Middle-Aged

PA | Posted 10.10.2011 | UK

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- The Mr Men are celebrating their 40th birthday. The colourful characters have been delighting children since Mr Tickle first a...