Funky Town

funky town
camping holiday (36/40)

Coming to an end on Milkshake! this week is the animation that follows the madcap antics of a group of animals in a colourful place called Funky Town. The action revolves around the Milk Bar, Funky Town’s very own café, run by Clara the bossy hen and Dippy the forgetful cow. Café regulars include Norris the naughty rat, Amadeus the wise old wolf, Chipolata the cream cake-loving pig, and many more equally zany animals.

In today’s episode, Dippy, Clara and Chipolata are exhausted from working in the café, so decide to take a camping holiday in the countryside. However, things do not go according to plan…

In ‘Dippy’s New Smile’ on Tuesday, Dippy tries some of Amadeus’s super toothpaste but develops a smile so bright that it causes trouble all over Funky Town!

Wednesday’s instalment is ‘Dippy Bot’. Dippy is running late again, so Amadeus makes a superefficient Robot Dippy to take over the milk round. Of course, things soon go wrong and the droid causes all kinds of havoc.

On Thursday, in ‘The Funky Girls’, Clara and Dippy head to town to catch the Funky Girls in concert. However, thanks to a broken-down tour bus, the intrepid duo may end up on stage instead of in the audience!

And Friday’s episode, ‘The Alien Monster’, sees Dippy and Clara take a trip to the Red Planet to rescue the aliens from a big blue monster. When they arrive, they find that the ‘monster’ is not quite what they expected…

These delightful five-minute tales are a spin-off from Five’s ‘Funky Valley’. The adorable farm animals from that series move to the town and embark on a whole new set of adventures, guaranteed to enchant and entertain.

funky town
funky beach (31/40)

Continuing on Five this week is the animation that follows the madcap antics of a group of animals in a colourful place called Funky Town. The action revolves around the Milk Bar, Funky Town’s very own café, run by Clara the bossy hen and Dippy the forgetful cow. Café regulars include Norris the naughty rat, Amadeus the wise old wolf, Chipolata the cream cake-loving pig, and many more equally zany animals.

In this morning’s episode, Norris follows the gang to Funky Beach in search of cheese sandwiches. But when he tries to escape by stealing the Funky Train, he is brought to a halt by leaves on the line.

In ‘Dippy Takes Charge’ on Tuesday, Clara needs a holiday, but is worried that Dippy will make a mess of the Milk Bar on her own. Needless to say, her fears are justified and things go from bad to worse when Dippy is arrested.

Wednesday’s instalment is ‘Messy Chipolata’, in which Clara orders Chipolata to tidy up her messy room. But once the job is done, Clara can’t find anything –not even Dippy!

On Thursday, in ‘Dippy and the Milky Way’, The Milky Way is missing, so Dippy and Chipolata take the space shuttle to make a new one with 5,000 litres of milk. Unfortunately, the sun bakes the milk into a giant cheese asteroid which threatens to land on the café.

And Friday’s episode, ‘Funky Carnival’, sees Dippy enter the Funky Festival, while Chipolata becomes a Milkshake Float.

These delightful five-minute tales are a spin-off from Five’s ‘Funky Valley’. The adorable farm animals from that series move to the town and embark on a whole new set of adventures, guaranteed to enchant and entertain.

funky town
norris’s milk bar (26/40)

Returning to Five this week is the animation following the madcap antics of a group of animals in a colourful place called Funky Town. The action revolves around the Milk Bar, Funky Town’s very own café, run by Clara the bossy hen and Dippy the forgetful cow. Café regulars include Norris the naughty rat, Amadeus the wise old wolf, Chipolata the cream cake-loving pig, and many more equally zany animals.

In this morning’s episode, a Scottish squirrel’s bagpipe playing drives Clara’s customers away – straight to Norris’s new Milk Bar! Could some foul play be afoot?

In ‘The Great Grass Pudding Disaster’ on Tuesday, Chipolata must head to the grass pudding factory to repair the machinery so that she can make the world’s biggest pancake.

Wednesday’s instalment is ‘The City Farm’. After returning to Funky Valley to see her cousin, Chipolata longs for the calm of the countryside. Can her Milk Bar friends help her love the town once more?

On Thursday, in ‘The Café Inspector’, the Good Milk Bar Guide inspector is due to arrive at the Milk Bar to review the food, but Norris turns up first and eats everything! Can Amadeus save the day with some unfinished cake?

And Friday’s episode, ‘Demolition Rat’, sees Dippy organise a petition when she finds out that the Milk Bar is going to be demolished. But should she believe everything Norris tells her?

These delightful five-minute tales are a spin-off from Five’s ‘Funky Valley’. The adorable farm animals from that series move to the town and embark on a whole new set of adventures, guaranteed to enchant and entertain.

funky town
the daily news (21/40)

Returning to Five this week is the animation following the madcap antics of a group of animals in a colourful place called Funky Town. The action revolves around the Milk Bar, Funky Town’s very own café, run by Clara the bossy hen and Dippy the forgetful cow. Café regulars include Norris the naughty rat, Amadeus the wise old wolf, Chipolata the cream cake-loving pig, and many more equally zany animals.

In this morning’s episode, the Milk Bar hits the headlines when it is flooded with milk.

In ‘Beauty and the Feast’ on Tuesday, Clara is surprised to discover that her new cream cakes help prevent wrinkles.

In Wednesday’s instalment, ‘Chipolata’s Birthday’, a very big surprise present is waiting for Chipolata in the post.

‘Home Movies’, on Thursday, sees Dippy and Cara try their hand at filmmaking when Dippy finds Clara’s old video camera.

And on Friday, in the episode ‘A Star in Their Eyes’, a famous actress comes to the Milk Bar.

These delightful five minute tales are a spin-off from Five’s ‘Funky Valley’. The adorable farm animals from that series move to the town and embark on a whole new set of adventures, guaranteed to enchant and entertain.

funky town money money money (16/40)
06.45–06.50

Continuing this week on Five is the new children’s animation following the madcap antics of a group of animals in a colourful place called Funky Town. Theaction revolves around the Milk Bar, Funky Town’s very own café, run by Clara the bossy hen and Dippy the forgetful cow. Café regulars include Norris the naughty rat, Amadeus the wise old wolf,Chipolata the cream cake-loving pig, and many more equally zany animals.

In this morning’s episode, Dippy, Clara and Chipolata have run out of money. A huge bag of cash then lands in Clara’s hands, but the trio discover that it has been stolen from the bank. The gang do the right thing and return the money –but their good deed lands them a reward.

In Tuesday’s show, ‘Power Cut!’, Norris schemes to get his greedy hands on Clara’s toothsome cream cakes. After a power cut, Amadeus keeps the fridge running with a bicycle generator, but while everyone is distracted, Clara’scakes go missing…

In Wednesday’s instalment,’The Boat Race’, Norris is up to his old tricks when he sabotages everyone’s boats in the Funky Town boat race. In ‘Oh Baby!’, on

Thursday, Chipolata’s piglet won’t stop crying because it is so hungry. Chipolata’s exasperation grows as her baby makesher way through all the food on the milk float, Norris’s ice creams and Clara’s cream cakes. Can Amadeus intervene and get the baby to sleep?

On Friday, in the episode ‘Dippy’s Breakdown’, Dave the postman and Hoot the school bus driver all help out when Dippy’s milkfloat breaks down. These delightful five minute tales are a spin-off from Five’s ‘Funky Valley’. The adorable farm animals from that series move to the town and embark on a whole new set of adventures, guaranteed to enchant and entertain.

Weekdays – April 23-27: funky town dippy and the dogs (11/40) 06.45–06.50

Continuing this week on Five is the new children’s animation following the madcap antics of a group of animals in a colourful place called Funky Town. The action revolves around the Milk Bar, Funky Town’s very own café, run by Clara the bossy hen and Dippy the forgetful cow. Café regulars include Norris the naughty rat, Amadeus the wise old wolf, Chipolata the cream cake-loving pig, and many more equally zany animals.

In this morning’s episode, Dippy’s Auntie Pat arrives in town with her puppies. While Auntie Pat eats cream cakes, Dippy takes her dogs for a walk, but soon discovers that they are difficult to control. He enlists the help of Clara and a cat costume to wrestle back the initiative.

In Tuesday’s show, ‘Fairy Nice Cakes’, Clara applies some fairy dust to lighten her famously heavy fairy cakes but inadvertently sprinkles them on herself, Dippy and Chipolata –with far-reaching consequences.

Wednesday’s instalment, ‘There’s Something Down the Sewers’, sees Dippy warned about a monster who lives down a manhole after Dippy loses his milkfloat down it.

In ‘The Big Game’, on Thursday, it’s the Funky Planet cup final: Funky Town versus Funky Valley. But Dippy doesn’t know who to support, and ends up playing for both sides.

On Friday, in the episode ‘Raindance’, it hasn’t rained in Funky Town for days. Dippy, Clara and Chipolata try to find a raincloud, without any luck. But then Amadeus writes a raindance…

These delightful five minute tales are a spin-off from Five’s ‘Funky Valley’. The adorable farm animals from that series move to the town and embark on a whole new set of adventures, guaranteed to enchant and entertain.

funky town
aliens attack (6/40)
06.45–06.50

Continuing this week on Five is the new children’s animation following the madcap antics of a group ofanimals in a colourful place called Funky Town. The action revolves around the Milk Bar, Funky Town’s very own café, run by Clara the bossy hen and Dippy the forgetful cow. Café regulars include Norris the naughty rat, Amadeus the wise old wolf, Chipolata the cream cake-loving pig, and many more equally zany animals.

In this morning’s episode, Dippy orders too much milk and she and Clara have to find novel ways to sell it. Then everybody is thrown into confusion when aliens land in the middle of Funky Town – but what could they possibly want?

In Tuesday’s show, ‘Gone Bananas’, Dippy gets her chance to fly an aeroplane when the Milk Bar’s delivery of bananas arrives. But will she deliver them all in one piece?

Wednesday’s instalment, ‘Mayor Norris’, is all about Funky Town’s mayor, who accidentally loses her hat.

In ‘Super Dooper Vending Machine’, on Thursday, Amadeus suggests using a new machine in the café when Clara is left to cope on her own. But the machine soon goes wrong and causes all kinds of havoc!

On Friday, in the episode ‘Cheesy Peasy’, Charlie’s fridge breaks down and Dippy has to take his cheese to the café. Along the way, the smelly cheese helps to foil a robbery and rescue a cat.

These delightful five minute tales are a spin-off from Five’s ‘Funky Valley’. The adorable farm animals from that series move to the town and embark on a whole new set of adventures, guaranteed to enchant and entertain.

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