Tony Reed

Executive Producer - CBeebies

Tony is an award-winning producer who has been specialising in programme-making for very young audiences for nearly 20 years. He has worked on a number of popular series which have become domestic and international successes. After forging a career as a freelance director, writer and producer, Tony joined the BBC 11 years ago and is now an executive producer.

Tony's Sessions

Cotton-Wool Kids

Friday 06 July 2012 2:15pm-3:30pm
Are we over-protecting our pre-schoolers? There's a growing concern that children are not getting the life experiences they need to develop physically, mentally and emotionally. In a risk-averse world, can we break the imitative behaviour barrier and help reverse the trend that prevents children from playing outside?