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

We’re now into the final month of facts!

Here’s today’s slice of geekdom…

January 6th – On this day in 1993, The Animals of Farthing Wood makes its TV debut. The show runs for 39 episodes, across three seasons and… is brutal!

More tomorrow…