Adastra Creative one of the most successful childrens’ production companies in the UK has signed Accorder as music publisher to the BBC’s ratings buster Grandpa in My Pocket and their latest animated series The Ha! Ha! Hairies (52 x 11). Adastra, a writer led, creative “melting pot” is led by Mellia Buse and Jan Page, who together have been responsible for some of the most imaginative and diverse writing and producing in British children’s television including The Hoobs, Angelina Ballerina, Charlie and Lola, The Tweenies and many many more. Their latest series The Ha! Ha! Hairies, due to launch in Autumn 2012, brings a contemporary makeover to slapstick silent movie clowning and utilises live action and computer animation.