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1 hour
First broadcast:
Monday 29 October 2012

Mel introduces a brand new story - A Greyhound of a Girl by Roddy Doyle. As Halloween looms on the horizon, we'll be finding out about a quick, easy recipe for pumpkin soup.


5 items
  • Spicy Pumpkin Soup Recipe

    Kitchen Cafe Presenter Pennie Latin joins chef Tony Singh in his kitchen in Glasgow to find out how to whizz up an easy pumpkin soup…

  • Inheritance Books: Roddy Doyle

    Author Roddy Doyle tells us about A Greyhound of a Girl, as well as the book he inherited from his parents, and the book he’d like to pass on to the next generation.

  • Soundscape: The Sea Swallow Ep5

    Paul Young narrates the final part of the series of Soundscape programmes “The Sea Swallow” following the journey of two Arctic terns on their annual migration.

  • South Mimms Services

    Mel's Magical Mystery Tour takes her to the M25 – to the first service station opened on what was then a brand-spanking new motorway: South Mimms…

  • A Greyhound of a Girl: Chapter 1

    Part 1 of our brand new story - A Greyhound of a Girl by Roddy Doyle.

  • Spiced Pumpkin Soup Recipe

    Download and print the recipe for spiced pumpkin soup.

    Spiced Pumpkin Soup


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