A news piece about Bitz & Bob was published in The Times on 07 December 2017. The article was titled: Can she fix it? BBC seeks gender balance in cartoons.
"CBeebies is launching Bitz and Bob," the piece says, "about an engineering obsessed eight-year-old girl and her brother." A quote from Kay Benbow from CBeebies, explains: "She's the problem solver... we've got female engineering consultants on board."
Jellyfish Animation, a division of Jellyfish Pictures is currently working on the new show across production studios based in London.