Tony Hart designed the world famous Blue Peter ship logo and was paid a flat-rate £100 fee for it. He said afterwards that he wished he'd been able to persuade the BBC to pay him a penny every time it was shown instead. -
Tony’s irrepressible companion Morph returns in a series of online episodes on Morph’s YouTube channel at 17.15 on Friday 4th July
This is the exact time of Morph’s first appearance on Take Hart in 1977
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Aardman creates a Tonymorph!
Aardman have dedicated a Morph model to Tony Hart. Created by head model maker Enty (Chris Entwhistle), the Tonymorph bears more than a passing resemblance to Tony´s mischievous sidekick Morph - despite the snowy white hair, the cravat and the palette!
Aardman co-founder Peter Lord presented the model to Tony´s daughter, Carolyn Ross, during filming for BBC´s The One Show.
See how Enty did it
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Tony Hart self-portrait