mobile nav


Mr Benn

Fiction  From 1967 

Categories: Children, Fictional

Character created by David McKee in the 1967 book Mr Benn - Red Knight. Dressed in black suit and bowler hat he sets out from his house each day to visit a fancy-dress shop where he tries on an outfit, has an adventure and then returns home. He appeared in several children's books and in a 13-part animated BBC series in 1971-2. and now, 2013, tweets @TheRealMrBenn.

See other memorials in this area

This section lists the memorials where the subject on this page is commemorated:
Mr Benn

Information Commemorated at

Mr Benn

Festive Road, home of David McKee and his creation, Mr Benn.

Read More