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Mel Giedroyc presents this week's story, the extraordinarily powerful 'A Monster Calls' by Patrick Ness, read by the legendary actor and director David Hayman.

1 hour

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Mon 10 Sep 2012 16:00


  • Finding Gold

    Daisy Thurkettle Roper tells us about her fascinating hobby of gold-panning.

    Duration: 08:45

  • Patrick Ness

    The first part of Mel's interview with the author of 'A Monster Calls'.

    Duration: 05:35

  • The Garden

    This week's visit to the natural world and today it's autumn in the Oxfordshire garden.

    Duration: 14:00

  • Millennium Bridge Soundscape

    Martyn Ware's 3D soundscape during the Olympics and Paralympics in London.

    Duration: 04:41

  • Mel's Magical Mystery Tour

    The destination today? Weymouth and Portland! John McCarthy reports...

    Duration: 06:30

  • A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness

    David Hayman reads the first chapter of our new story this week - A Monster Calls written by Patrick Ness from an original idea by Siobhan Dowd.

    Duration: 13:40


  • Mon 10 Sep 2012 16:00