tiggywinkle


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tiggywinkle

(ˈtɪɡɪˌwɪŋkəl)
n
a gene found in fish and belonging to a family of genes known as the Hedgehog family
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Beatrix Potter's tale stars James Corden as the main guy, and has a stellar voice cast including everyone from Margot Robbie as Flopsy to Sia Mrs Tiggywinkle.
In this year's window Peter Rabbit, Mrs TiggyWinkle, Jemima Puddle-Duck and other classic character pop out from beautifully detailed models of their famous stories, marking 150 years since the birth of the children's author.
I'm sure that this book will be no different, as it shall take its pride of place right next to Mrs Tiggywinkle and Jemima Puddleduck and remain timeless, not only for those of us who are familiar with her work, but also for the younger generation and for many more generations to come.
In the Beatrix Potter books, Mrs Tiggywinkle was what kind of animal?
A Lincoln B Sheffield C Bristol D Swansea QUESTION 2 - for 2 points: What type of creature was Mrs Tiggywinkle in Beatrix Potter's classic children's story?
I have been busier than Mrs Tiggywinkle and now even have gaps on the surface of my desk where I can see the wood.
Potter modelled her Mrs Tiggywinkle character on her housekeeper at the property.
Tiggywinkle, to round out the assortment to a total of four (Peter Rabbit and Jemima Puddleduck are the other two).
A Ben Gunn B Black Jake C Captain Hook D Captain Bligh QUESTION 2 - for 2 points: What type of creature was Mrs Tiggywinkle in Beatrix Potter's classic children's story?
Many modern gardens have less 'wild' space than they used to due to decking and paving, meaning Mr and Mrs Tiggywinkle struggle to find natural shelter in hedges and leaf piles," explains Richard.
Most popular of all was Bowness' World of Beatrix Potter attraction, where children could meet Mrs Tiggywinkle, Squirrel Nutkin and Peter Rabbit, Potter characters inspired by her time living in the area.
But don't be waltzed off your feet by her Mrs Tiggywinkle act on the BBC.