RTÉ Young Peoples' Wins Prize At Prix Jeunesse International 2012
3 July 2012: The Young Peoples' series "Grubz Up!", produced by RTÉ's Deborah Spillane, won third place in the Up to 6 Non-Fiction Category at the Prix Jeunesse Internatioal.
In the "Grubz Up" allotment groups of young children show how to make tasty and wholesome meals fruit and vegetables they have grown themselves. With recipes and demonstrations, "Grubz Up" is where young children can find out how to grow, prepare and cook healthy home made food.
Prix Jeunesse International was founded in 1964 as an initiative to promote excellence in children's television and over the last 48 years has become the world's leading festival in the area of children's and youth television