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1 hour
First broadcast:
Wednesday 05 September 2012

Mel Giedroyc has an outdoor swim, and schoolchildren talk about their project to preserve a prehistoric fish.


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  • Extreme Fishing

    Jeremy Wade travels the world in search of strange fish.

  • Prehistoric Powan

    Primary school pupils in the west of Scotland are helping to conserve an ancient and rare species of fish.

  • Inheritance Tracks: Nicholas Parsons

    Meaningful music for the Just A Minute presenter.

  • Edible seaweed

    A visit to Ireland to find some tasty treats from the sea.

  • The Serpentine

    Matt Baker goes for a swim and learns the history of the lake in London's Hyde Park.

  • Jennings Again

    A favour for Miss Thorpe sets off a chain of very fishy events. Stephen Fry reads the adventures of the mischievous schoolboy.


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