If we had a Euro for every time we've been asked "What is Zippy?" we'd have £5.60 at current exchange rates. Zippy is, according to official sources, a 'Unique'. A unique what exactly, has never been fully explained. Suggestions have ranged from a frog, a snake, a hamburger to a space alien, even an S&M accessory (not to be confused with M&S where Geoffrey got most of his trendy 1970's tank tops and sweaters).
Weekend magazine 25th August did an article on Rainbow.A Roy Skelton now 75 was the voices of Zippy and George.He is Orange cos according to Geoffrey Hayes he is a Dundee United supporter.And he stillappears in panto every year-Oh yes he does.