'The Flintstones' - most memorable tune

Last Updated: Aug 11, 2010, 15:43 PM IST

London: The theme song of the superhit cartoon series `The Flintstones` is the most memorable tune among all children`s shows.

The TV show which recently turned 50, came out on top in a survey of 2,000 adults in the UK and was identified as the most recognisable tune, reported a news website.

The memorable characters living as cave-dwellers in the stone-age, pipped another much-loved show `Top Cat` into second place.

Other cartoons like `Postman Pat`, `Scooby Doo`, and `The Wombles` gained third position, fourth and fifth positions respectively.

`The Flintstones` theme was written by Hoyt Curtin, Joseph Barbera and William Hanna. The show will celebrate its 50th anniversary this year.

PTI