To celebrate the first year of It’s A Stampede!, every day for 365 days I am presenting a totally informative, yet totally useless fact under the banner heading: ‘On this day in geekdom’.

Yep, that’s 365 facts!

Here’s today’s slice of geekdom…

October 4th – On this day in 1983, SuperTed made its TV debut. The cartoon series, about a heroic teddy bear, was created by Mike Young and featured the vocal talents of Derek Griffiths, Jon Pertwee and Melvyn Hayes. The show ran for three seasons, totalling 36 episodes.

More tomorrow…