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Author: Tom Gates HQ
Date: April 2022


BAA Win and More!

The Brilliant World of Tom Gates TV series won a British Animation Award!

We did it! Our Sky Kids Original series, The Brilliant World of Tom Gates, won the Children’s Choice Award at the British Animation Awards. This is the award chosen by the viewers so we are super-happy that everyone loves the show as much as we do!

Stream series 1 and 2 on Sky Kids or NOW, and check out some of the BRILLIANT music videos, draws and makes that feature in the show on our official YouTube Channel.

The show has also been nominated in the animation category for a TORC Award of Excellence at the Celtic Media Festival. Fingers crossed!

Doodle to Donate with Liz Pichon and Scholastic

The creator of Tom Gates, Liz Pichon, invites everybody to get doodling this Easter, as part of the celebrations for her latest book, You Can Draw Tom Gates with Liz Pichon.

Simply log how many doodles your kids (and you!) have created over the holidays  here, and when Scholastic hit their doodle target of 100,000, they will donate books to the amazing literacy charity, Coram Beanstalk where Liz is also an ambassador.

Happy doodling!

HINT: If you need some doodling motivation, check out our official range of Tom Gates stationery - perfect for getting doodle-tastic fans in the mood!

SPOTTED: Liz on tour in her doodle-tastic camper van!

To celebrate the launch of You Can Draw Tom Gates, Liz Pichon travelled around England visiting schools and bookshops.
Did you see her on the road? If so, let us know! Or even better - send your photographs to!

Need plans for the holidays?

We’ve got you covered.

If your favourite Tom Gates fan is a bookworm, a new book from our official online shop will surely help to keep them entertained at home.

Don’t forget, we also have loads of BRILLIANT printable Tom Gates activities on the website - great for sunny days in the garden or rainy days indoors.

Author: Tom Gates HQ
Date: April 2022