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4/06/2007 01:56:00 am - Reported by DWNP Archive


April 6, 2007 • Posted By John Bowman
Brian Cant, who played Kert Gantry in The Daleks' Masterplan and Tensa in The Dominators, has been voted the best-loved voice from children's TV, says a report on BBC News Entertainment.

The poll of more than 1,200 people for the magazine published forUnderground Ernie, which is a CBeebies cartoon series, also sawBernard Cribbins, who was Tom Campbell in the film Daleks' Invasion Earth: 2150 AD, in the top five.

In addition, the top 20 included Peter Sallis, who played Penley in The Ice Warriors, and Richard Briers, who was the Chief Caretaker in Paradise Towers.

Sallis voices Wallace in the Wallace and Gromit animations, which are co-written by classic series writer Bob Baker.

Cant, 73, came top for his narration of Camberwick Green andTrumpton. He was also a presenter on Play School.

Cribbins was nominated for narrating The Wombles, and Briers forRoobarb and Custard.