Finders Keepers (1981 UK game show)

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Finders Keepers
BBC-Finders-Keepers-Logo.jpg
Genre Children's Game show
Presented by Richard Stilgoe
Country of origin United Kingdom
Original language(s) English
No. of series 5
No. of episodes 42
Production
Running time 25 minutes
Release
Original network BBC1
Picture format 4:3
Original release 13 February 1981 (1981-02-13) – 1 March 1985 (1985-03-01)

Finders Keepers was a British children's game show television series that aired on BBC1 from 13 February 1981 to 1 March 1985, hosted by Richard Stilgoe.

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Series Start date End date Episodes
1 13 February 1981[1] 3 April 1981[2] 8
2 19 February 1982[3] 2 April 1982[4] 7
3 25 February 1983[5] 1 April 1983[6] 6
4 9 January 1984[7] 26 March 1984[8] 12
5 4 January 1985[9] 1 March 1985[10] 9

28 out of 42 episodes survived from the BBC archives, which are Episodes 1 & 4 of Series 1, Episodes 1-2 & 4 of Series 2, Episodes 1 & 4-6 of Series 3, Episodes 1-6, 8 & 10-12 of Series 4 and all 9 episodes of Series 5.[11]

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