Mel Giedroyc learns how to cook a medieval feast and discovers the strength of silk.
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Mel Giedroyc hears about the power of waterfalls and predicts the weather using insects.
Mel Giedroyc hears about cloud-spotting and explores the life of a lighthouse painter.
Mel Giedroyc gets the lowdown on earthworms and hears about strange superstitions.
Mel Giedroyc introduces the sixth part of Roald Dahl's James and The Giant Peach.
Aunt Sponge herself, Miriam Margolyes, reads part five of James and the Giant Peach.
We'll hear more about the life of our favourite storyteller, Roald Dahl.
Miriam Margolyes reads chapter three of James and the Giant Peach.
Miriam Margolyes reads Chapter 2 of James and the Giant Peach.
Miriam Margolyes reads James and the Giant Peach, especially for The 4 O'Clock Show.
Mel Giedroyc hears about a real life chocolate factory.
Reading aloud, mythical beasts in Lake Windemere and alligator-spotting in Florida.
Mel Giedroyc revisits the early life of TV pioneer John Logie Baird.
Mel Giedroyc hears about the history of ice cream and learns how to make a squirrel stew.
Mel Giedroyc chomps on chewing gum and meets Roald Dahl's Creepy Crawleys.
We visit a fudge factory and discover how Roald Dahl influenced pop music.
The original Willy Wonka Gene Wilder tells us about the early days of his acting career.
Johnny Depp and Tim Burton tell us about making Charlie and the Chocolate Factory.
Illustrator Quentin Blake gives us a lesson in drawing, plus Roald Dahl's three wishes.
Mel hears about working in a chocolate factory and explores the Roald Dahl museum.
Mel Giedroyc gets her hands dirty with a fashion, packed lunches and goalkeeping.
Mel Giedroyc is straightening her tie as she gets to grips with school uniforms.