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The Diary of Samuel Pepys: Series 6 - Episode 3
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1 hour
First broadcast:
Monday 17 September 2012

Mel Giedroyc goes Nessie-hunting with a real-life monster hunter, and hears how to blow up a building. Plus there's the next episode of A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness.


6 items
  • Demolition Experts

    Presenter Quentin Cooper dons his hard hat and meets some of the men who raze buildings to the ground for a living.

  • Apothecaries

    Museum Guide Cally Stamp takes presenter David Willis on a tour of the very shop that Abrham Lincoln used for his medicinal needs.

  • The Garden – Episode 5

    Peter France narrates the story of an Oxfordshire Garden. It is now winter and for many creatures the garden is a sanctuary offering food and shelter.

  • Loch Ness Monster Hunter

    Nessie Hunter George Edwards describes his life’s passion searching for the monster in Britain’s largest body of fresh water.

  • Magical Mystery Tour – New Mexico

    Comedian Arthur Smith takes a tour of the skies above Albequerque in a hot air balloon.

  • A Monster Calls – part 6

    The next episode of A Monster Calls written by Patrick Ness from an original idea by Siobhan Dowd. The monster visits Conor to tell him a tale that will have a devastating effect on his life.


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