Aleksandr Orlov Compare The Market Meerkat

UK twin sought for Meerkovo


By The Drum Team | Editorial

January 26, 2011 | 2 min read

Aleksandr Orlov, the CGI Meerkat from the telly, is on the hunt for one lucky UK town which will gain the distinction of being ‘twinned’ with Meerkovo, a non existent Meerkat village that isn’t somewhere in Russia.

To facilitate the competition a Meerkovo website has been set up to give fans the inside track on such historic attractions as The Queay Mongoose, Yakov’s Toy Shop, Silver Tail Retirement Home and Orlov’s mansion.

A host of podcasts, games, news and videos are hosted by the site, all ostensibly geared toward “… greater understanding of Meerkovians and their ongoing struggle with”

Orlov said: “Our great village is about to become twin sibling with one lucky town from United Kingdoms! But which is make best match? You are only one who can decide! Make suggest for your hometown along with reason why it deserve to be twin with village as great as Meerkovo and your town could be couple with my own. Is very excite!”

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