Mel Giedroyc sings happy birthday to actress Catherine Tate, goes back to the classroom with chef Gary Rhodes, and winces in pain at the World Nettle Eating Championships.
The flame-haired actress is about to be reunited with David Tennant onstage in Much Ado About Nothing. Here she talks about the development of her comedy and theatre careers.
Top of the Class: Gary Rhodes
The once-spiky haired chef goes back to his days as a catering student.
Grasping the Nettle
Tanzanian journalist Adam Lusekelo visits the World Nettle Eating Championships - held in Dorset.
The intrepid TV adventurer talks about his experiences on a 400 mile trip down the Amazon, including ritual purging.
The second installment of Morris Gleitzman's story about a young boy growing up in Afghanistan.