Something mysterious has always lurked within the bowels of the deep and murky waters that is Loch Ness in Scotland. At last the secret is revealed! Not one – but hundreds of Nessies inhabit the loch. So welcome to the original un-official Family Ness Website… not that there’s an official one, as far as I know!
1924 – 2006
Peter Hawkins, the voice behind many of the characters in the Family Ness, along with that of the original Bill & Ben, Zippy in Rainbow, Captain Pugwash and Dr Who’s Daleks has died at the age of 82.
Peter Hawkins, actor and voiceover artist, was born on April 3, 1924. He died on July 8, 2006, aged 82.
Obituary from the Daily Telegraph.
Some of Peter’s roles:
The Perishers, Rainbow, Superted, The Family Ness, Penny Crayon, The Adventures of Tintin, Dr Who Daleks and Cybermen, Whirligig, Bill & Ben, Captain Pugwash, The Adventures of Sir Prancelot, Skylark, Smash “Martian” adverts,