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Kay Benbow

Children's Media Specialist

Kay Benbow

As Controller, CBeebies (2010 – 2017), Kay commissioned all content – TV, Online, Apps and Radio, for the BBC’s pre-school Channel. Under Kay’s leadership, CBeebies became a multi-genre, multi-platform offering. This most loved and most watched Children’s Channel was awarded BAFTA Children’s Channel of the Year five times during Kay’s tenure.

With over 25 years of experience in children’s broadcasting, Kay is an independent children’s media specialist.Kay recently script edited Clangers series 3 and is working on a number of development and broadcast projects.