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21/09/2012

Duration:
1 hour
First broadcast:
Friday 21 September 2012

Mel Giedroyc hears the creepy truth about cockroaches and gets a lesson on building the perfect campfire. Plus there's the final episode of A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness.

Chapters

7 items
  • Cockroaches

    Presenter Rebecca Stott goes in search of the truth about these creepy insects.

  • Failed Jockey

    Jockey Anthony Knott describes the day he finally won a race after twenty-eight years of competition.

  • Lighting Camp Fires

    BBC Scotland reporter Helen Needham meets up with park ranger Murray Mainland to get a lesson in perfect camp fire etiquette.

  • Dom Joly – Monster Hunter

    The comedian-turned- adventurer discusses his travels across the world in search of the planet’s mythical beasts.

  • Memory Man

    Presenter Muriel meets up with memory champion Ben Pridmore to learn his secrets.

  • Magical Mystery Tour – Finland

    The Reverend Richard Coles straps on his snow shoes, packs some extra thermal underwear and visits a music festival featuring instruments made purely from ice.

  • A Monster Calls – Part 10

    David Hayman reads the final part of A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness. Young Conor finally says goodbye.

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