Authors often derive inspiration from most unusual sources and for Michael Bond it was a diminutive toy bear, bought as a stocking-filler from Selfridges one Christmas Eve.
Children's favourite Paddington will be brought to the small screen in a new TV series, it has been confirmed.
MOST of us had a teddy when we were little.
“PLEASE look after this bear. Thank you.”
THE last Paddington Bear book written by Michael Bond is being published.
CHRISTMAS cheer will be spread by Britain’s favourite bear with Paddington starring in Marks & Spencer’s latest festive advert.