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The Animals of Farthing Wood 

A group of wild animal friends are forced to move to a park after humans drive them away from their old home.
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1995   1994   1993  
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Rupert Farley Rupert Farley ...  Fox / ... 39 episodes, 1993-1995
Stacey Gregg Stacey Gregg ...  Adder / ... 39 episodes, 1993-1995
Ron Moody ...  Toad / ... 39 episodes, 1993-1995
Jeremy Barrett Jeremy Barrett ...  Mr. Rabbit / ... 38 episodes, 1993-1995
Sally Grace Sally Grace ...  Weasel / ... 38 episodes, 1993-1995
Pamela Keevil Kral Pamela Keevil Kral ...  Mrs. Squirrel / ... 37 episodes, 1993-1995
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Storyline

A group of animals have to leave their home, the Farthing Wood, which was destroyed by the people. They travel to the famous White Deer Park and want to make a new home there. Fox is their leader and Toad their guide. Also with them are Badger, a very old resident of the Farthing Wood, Owl, who is very wise and often helps them, and Mole, the little friend of Badger. Written by Anonymous

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Country:

Belgium | UK | France | Germany

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Dutch | English | French | German

Release Date:

January 1993 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

Beestenbos is boos See more »

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Runtime:

| (39 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Mono | Stereo

Color:

Color

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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

In the original book series the characters of Tawny Owl, Adder, Weasel, and Kestrel were all male but female in the TV series. However, Kestrel still had the colors of a male kestrel rather than a female. The name of Tawny Owl was also changed from the books to just Owl in the series. See more »

Goofs

Vehicles are seen driving on the right throughout the series. Traffic keeps to the left on British roads. See more »

Quotes

Owl: The darkest hour is just before the dawn. It is, you know!
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Connections

Referenced in Have I Got News for You: Episode #33.5 (2007) See more »

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A unique, beautiful and original tale of courageous animals.
3 March 2002 | by jamie_leigh_aberySee all my reviews

"The Animals Of Farthing Wood" is a real classic and wont be forgotten. It's animation is unique and people of all ages can relate to the characters. The program was watched by thousands of youngsters all over the country and everyone of my generation will remember it forever.


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