Happy Halloween! Mel sets off on the trail of the mythical dog monster the Gytrash.
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Mel explores what it takes to keep a parrot and introduces the next part of Dreadful Acts.
Mel Giedroyc presents Ben Fogle with his birthday bumps, and introduces more Dreadful Acts
Mel Giedroyc gets a foothold on the history of the tree house and presents Dreadful Acts.
Mel Giedroyc has tunes from Queen Victoria's iPod, and a wander around Dickens' London. (R)
Mel Giedroyc explains how to make the perfect trifle and knit a sculpture. (R)
Mel Giedroyc offers author-actor-presenter Tony Robinson's favourite books. (R)
Mel tries to sleep in an Iron Age barn and hears about the Victorian circus. (R)
Mel Giedroyc celebrates native ponies, and Philip Ardagh tells us his favourite books. (R)
Mel meets the husband and wife human cannonballs. How else would you start the weekend?
Mel meets a female sword swallower. Plus, anyone for snail porridge?
The mystery of Saint Galgano who left his sword in a stone, and how to pick a winkle.
Mel hears some legends about King Arthur, plus what are 'living' books?
Mel joins hundreds of men and women on Icelandic horses rounding up sheep for the winter.
Mel Giedroyc visits Edinburgh Zoo's star attraction - the giant pandas.
Mel Giedroyc joins Edinburgh Zoo's famous Penguin Parade.
Mel Giedroyc meets a lemur from Madagascar at the 100-year-old Edinburgh Zoo.
Mel Giedroyc wishes a very happy birthday to Alien and Avatar star Sigourney Weaver.
Mel Giedroyc celebrates World Space Week and visits Dillon the Armadillo.
Mel Giedroyc uncovers the secret life of the mysterious British slow worm.
Mel Giedroyc raids the Questions Questions archive for the tale of the message in a bottle
Mel sits down for a chat with top children's author Cressida Cowell about her new book.
Mel Giedroyc presents Harry Hill with his birthday bumps.