Horrible Histories
28:18

Horrible Histories: Heroic Home Front

ABC Me July 9, 2020

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How World War II played out on the Home Front. Features Churchill's secret loo, the heroic 'ATA Girls', and German Spies being caught out by their delicious sausages?

How World War II played out on the Home Front. Features Churchill's secret loo, the heroic 'ATA Girls', and German Spies being caught out by their delicious sausages?

The Storyteller
23:47

The Storyteller: A Story Short

Episode 3 NITV July 8, 2020

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The storyteller recalls his days of servitude to the king for bamboozling the royal cook out of a free meal. A story a day was his punishment - or else he'll boil in the ...

The storyteller recalls his days of servitude to the king for bamboozling the royal cook out of a free meal. A story a day was his punishment - or else he'll boil in the cook's cauldron of oil.

Horrible Histories
26:53

Horrible Histories: Putrid Politics

ABC Me July 8, 2020

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Dani Dyer becomes Rattus' Political Advisor, as we look at everything from the birth of Democracy, to Margaret Thatcher having to change her voice so she'd be taken more seriously.

Dani Dyer becomes Rattus' Political Advisor, as we look at everything from the birth of Democracy, to Margaret Thatcher having to change her voice so she'd be taken more seriously.

The Storyteller
23:47

The Storyteller: Fearnot

Season 1 Episode 2 NITV July 7, 2020

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Fearnot is a young man who is incapable of feeling fear. He leaves his home and his true love to embark on a vast journey to experience the shudder of fear.

Fearnot is a young man who is incapable of feeling fear. He leaves his home and his true love to embark on a vast journey to experience the shudder of fear.

Horrible Histories
28:31

Horrible Histories: Moon Mayhem

ABC Me July 7, 2020

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Dara O Briain joins Rattus for a show marking the 1969 Moon landings: the first use of rocket power, the Space Race, and poo floating in the Apollo 10 cockpit - it's all here!

Dara O Briain joins Rattus for a show marking the 1969 Moon landings: the first use of rocket power, the Space Race, and poo floating in the Apollo 10 cockpit - it's all here!

The Storyteller
24:21

The Storyteller: Hans My Hedgehog

Episode 1 NITV July 6, 2020

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Hans, a hedgehog-boy, feels ostracised in his town, so he runs away. Twenty years later, Hans helps a king lost in the woods find his way back to his kingdom.

Hans, a hedgehog-boy, feels ostracised in his town, so he runs away. Twenty years later, Hans helps a king lost in the woods find his way back to his kingdom.

Horrible Histories
28:01

Horrible Histories: Bizarre Beasts

ABC Me July 6, 2020

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Our relationship with animals; Charles Darwin presents Yummy Planet; Elizabeth I's menagerie has some lion-trouble; farting fish almost start a nuclear war.

Our relationship with animals; Charles Darwin presents Yummy Planet; Elizabeth I's menagerie has some lion-trouble; farting fish almost start a nuclear war.

The Storybuilding Tool Kit
3:44

The Storybuilding Tool Kit: Story

Season 1 Episode 5 ABC Me July 3, 2020

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It's time to use all the tools in the kit to put together Ted's story. How will it turn out?

It's time to use all the tools in the kit to put together Ted's story. How will it turn out?

The Storybuilding Tool Kit
1:29

The Storybuilding Tool Kit: Costume Kit by Sam

Season 1 Episode 11 ABC Me July 3, 2020

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Sam is a big fan of The Maze Runner. Let's find out how to put together a costume from the book by James Dashner.

Sam is a big fan of The Maze Runner. Let's find out how to put together a costume from the book by James Dashner.

Horrible Histories
27:25

Horrible Histories: Fearsome Families

ABC Me July 3, 2020

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Queen Victoria lovingly forces several of her children to go on Historical First Dates, Leopold Mozart retires his daughter aged 18, and the Brontes sing about Sisterhood.

Queen Victoria lovingly forces several of her children to go on Historical First Dates, Leopold Mozart retires his daughter aged 18, and the Brontes sing about Sisterhood.

Horrible Histories
28:35

Horrible Histories: Mind Your Manners!

ABC Me July 2, 2020

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Fred Sirieix guides Rattus through the horrible history of manners, including the benefits of not holding farts in; Puritan dating; and Jane Austen visits Historical Love Island.

Fred Sirieix guides Rattus through the horrible history of manners, including the benefits of not holding farts in; Puritan dating; and Jane Austen visits Historical Love Island.

Horrible Histories
28:22

Horrible Histories: Chaotic Collabs

ABC Me July 1, 2020

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History tells of great minds coming together to achieve great things. It also tells of idiots combining to make an unholy mess. We look at some of the best and worst ...

History tells of great minds coming together to achieve great things. It also tells of idiots combining to make an unholy mess. We look at some of the best and worst collaborations.

Horrible Histories
28:28

Horrible Histories: Fashion Faux Pas

ABC Me June 30, 2020

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The horrible history of (sometimes literally) dressing to kill. Henry VIII has beef over whose armour is best, Louis XV dresses as a hedge, plus Viking Eye for the Saxon Guy.

The horrible history of (sometimes literally) dressing to kill. Henry VIII has beef over whose armour is best, Louis XV dresses as a hedge, plus Viking Eye for the Saxon Guy.

Horrible Histories
29:24

Horrible Histories: Queen Vic's Home Vids

ABC Me June 29, 2020

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Victorian fake news, paparazzi, and cameramen strapped to the front of moving trains: Queen Victoria shows you how her subjects invented and became obsessed with films.

Victorian fake news, paparazzi, and cameramen strapped to the front of moving trains: Queen Victoria shows you how her subjects invented and became obsessed with films.

The Storybuilding Tool Kit
2:03

The Storybuilding Tool Kit: Book Report by William

Season 1 Episode 9 ABC Me June 19, 2020

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Williams loves Spy Toys by Mark Powers. Let's find out why!

Williams loves Spy Toys by Mark Powers. Let's find out why!

The Storybuilding Tool Kit
5:02

The Storybuilding Tool Kit: Science Fiction

Season 1 Episode 5 ABC Me June 19, 2020

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Outer space, underwater, in 3000 years time. When and where will your science fiction story begin?

Outer space, underwater, in 3000 years time. When and where will your science fiction story begin?

The Storybuilding Tool Kit
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The Storybuilding Tool Kit: Book Report by Joel

Season 1 Episode 6 ABC Me June 5, 2020

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Joel reviews An Eagle in the Snow by Michael Mapurgo.

Joel reviews An Eagle in the Snow by Michael Mapurgo.

Bringing Books to Life
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Bringing Books to Life: Nelly the Monster Sitter

Season 2 Episode 7 ABC Me May 29, 2020

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Actress and comedian Sarah Hadland reads extracts from Nelly the Monster Sitter by Kes Gray. She explains why she loves the book, how it captured her imagination, and why she ...

Actress and comedian Sarah Hadland reads extracts from Nelly the Monster Sitter by Kes Gray. She explains why she loves the book, how it captured her imagination, and why she loves to read.