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  • Michael Rutger

    The complete Series 1 & 2 of the award-winning live sketch comedy show - plus two Christmas Specials First broadcast in 1990 and 1991, here are all 14 episodes of the cult comedy sketch show written and performed by Tim Firth, Tim de Jongh, Michael Rutger and William Vandyck. Join the team as they whisk the audience away on a series of adventures, including a day trip to Margate, Territorial Army manoeuvres on Salisbury Plain, an excursion to Nevada for NASA astronaut training, a Euro link-up in France and a luxury tour of London. Along the way, they entertain us with a plethora of precision comedy sketches, interspersed with songs, jokes and banter. You'll get drawn in to the...read more

  • W.W.Jacobs

    Classic plays and ghost stories, as performed by the residents of Ambridge and friends - plus bonus drama Dead Girls Tell No Tales Borsetshire's queen of amateur theatricals, Lynda Snell, never misses the chance to put on a Christmas show. Her productions are always a big hit with Ambridge audiences - and now, Archers fans can enjoy these top-notch performances alongside them (as well as eavesdropping on the shenanigans backstage). In Blithe Spirit, the Ambridge Am-Dram Society and guest star Julian Rhind-Tutt recreate Noël Coward's ghostly masterpiece, and Lynda finds herself in sympathy with eccentric medium Madame Arcati as she attempts to conjure some festive high spirits....read more

  • Tim Firth

    Get ready to delve into the adventures of Roger Beckett in Troller's Ghyll. As well as ruling over the Rottentrolls - a group of strange knee-high creatures - Roger teaches them big life lessons, and, in return, learns a few lessons himself. Tim Firth's masterpiece is brought to live by the voice of the brilliant Colin Baker, who is best known for his role as the sixth incarnation of The Doctor in the long-running television series Doctor...read more

  • Jacob Grimm

    Relish this fantastic edition of Snow White, voiced by the English television and radio presenter Andy Crane. Written by the renowned Tim Firth, this fun and enchanting story will have the children captivated from start to finish. Andy Crane is best known for presenting Children's BBC between 1987 and 1990 and for his current work as presenter on BBC Radio Manchester, BBC Radio Sheffield, BBC Radio 5 Live and Granada...read more

  • Tim Firth

    Emmerse yourself in this delightful retelling of The Three Little Pigs, voiced by the English television and radio presenter Andy Crane. Written by the renowned Tim Firth, this fun and enchanting story will have the children captivated from start to finish. Andy Crane is best known for presenting Children's BBC between 1987 and 1990 and for his current work as presenter on BBC Radio Manchester, BBC Radio Sheffield, BBC Radio 5 Live and Granada...read more

  • Tim Firth

    You've just stumbled upon the magic way to learn your times tables - it's The Pirate, The Parrot & The Genie! Narrated by the brilliant Stephen Fry, and featuring Chris Emmett and Mark Angus, this vocal performance will have your child effortlessly learning their times tables and laughing their heads of at the same time. Stephen Fry is a comedian, actor, writer, and presenter. His acting roles include a Golden Globe Award-nominated lead performance in the film Wilde, Melchett in the Blackadder, a recurring role on the crime series Bones, and as Gordon Deitrich in V for Vendetta, among others. He has also written and presented numerous documentaries, and was also the long-time host of the...read more

  • Tim Firth

    What better way for your children to get to grips with numbers than with the brilliant Stephen Fry! Featuring Chris Emmett and Mark Angus, this vocal performance will have your child effortlessly learning their tables and laughing their heads of at the same time. Stephen Fry is a comedian, actor, writer, and presenter. His acting roles include a Golden Globe Award-nominated lead performance in the film Wilde, Melchett in the Blackadder, a recurring role on the crime series Bones, and as Gordon Deitrich in V for Vendetta, among others. He has also written and presented numerous documentaries, and was also the long-time host of the BBC television series...read more

  • Tim Firth

    Enjoy this fantastic edition of Emperor's New Clothes, voiced by the brilliant Lenny Henry. A truly captivating performance of one of our favourite and most endearing tales, originally by the renown Danish author Hans Christian Anderson. Sir Lenworth George Henry, known as Lenny Henry, is an English comedian, actor, writer, blues singer, and presenter, known for co-founding charity Comic Relief, and presenting various television programmes including The Magicians and Chef! for...read more

  • Traditional

    Delight in a collection of children's animal stories performed by our favourite celebrities. From a fantastic edition of The Three Little Pigs, read by the brilliant comedian, writer and actor Rik Mayall, to the incredibly captivating Look, Listen and Learn (With the Animals) told by the renown Bill Oddie, and many, many more... This collection includes: Three Little Pigs (Rik Mayall); Look, Listen and Learn With the Animals, Spikey and Spiney and Prickly (Bill Oddie); The Hare and the Tortoise (Bobby Davro); Wild Animals to the Rescue (Terry Nutkins); Creep Little Mouse (Dame Judy Dench); Get Me Out of the Jungle Book (David Van Day); The Farmers in His Den (Julia...read more

  • Traditional

    Enjoy a collection of our favourite bedtime stories, voiced by the brilliant and renowned actor & comedian Lenny Henry. These classics will be absolutely adored by the children. The collection includes: -Sleeping Beauty -Ugly Duckling -Hansel and Gretel -Emperors New Clothes Sir Lenworth George Henry, known as Lenny Henry, is an English comedian, actor, writer, blues singer, and presenter, known for co-founding charity Comic Relief, and presenting various television programmes including The Magicians and Chef! for...read more

  • Hans C Anderson

    Delight in a collection of tales for all the family, voiced by our favourite celebrities... This collection includes: Aladdin & Goldilocks and The Three Bears (Rik Mayall); Rapunzel & Rumpelstiltskin (Bobby Davro); The Story of Snow White And The Seven Dwarfs, The Emperors New Clothes & Beepo Bear (Anita Harris); Sleeping Beauty, Ugly Duckling & Hansel and Gretel (Lenny Henry); Jack and the Beanstalk (Phillip Schofield); The Princess and the Pea (Emma Forbes); Little Red Riding Hood, Billy Goats Gruff & The Three Little Pigs (Andy Crane); Puss in Boots (Tony Robinson); The Pirate, The Parrot, The Genie and The "Magic Way" Explained (Stephen Fry); Roger and the Rottentrolls...read more

  • Tim Firth

    This is the story of 'The Princess Who Never Laughed', set in a far away kingdom where everyone was very much taller, and no one had invented spoons. Narrated by the beautiful voice of Emma Forbes, this fun and enchanting story will have the children captivated from start to finish. Emma Forbes began her TV career in 1993 as a children's presenter on the BBC show 'Live & Kicking'. She went on to host "What's My Line?" and voice Mummy Hippo in the hit children's animated series "Peppa Pig" before moving to...read more

  • Charles Perrault

    Enjoy this fantastic edition of Sleeping Beauty, voiced by the brilliant Lenny Henry. This retelling of a classic tale is bound to take you on a rollercoaster of emotions. Sir Lenworth George Henry, known as Lenny Henry, is an English comedian, actor, writer, blues singer, and presenter, known for co-founding charity Comic Relief, and presenting various television programmes including The Magicians and Chef! for...read more

  • Charles Perrault

    Delight in the wonderful story of Puss in Boots, voiced by the marvelous Tony Robinson. Puss in Boots is a European fairy tale about a cat who uses trickery to gain power, wealth, and the hand of a princess in marriage for his low-born master. Sir Anthony Robinson, known professionally as Tony Robinson, is an actor, comedian and TV presenter among other things. He is known for playing Baldrick in the Blackadder series, and for hosting programmes such as Time Team and The Worst Jobs in History. Tony has also written sixteen children's...read more

  • Tim Firth

    Enjoy this fantastic edition of Billy Goats Gruff, voiced by the English television and radio presenter Andy Crane. This retelling of a classic tale is sure to have you captivated from start to finish. Andy Crane is best known for presenting Children's BBC between 1987 and 1990 and for his current work as presenter on BBC Radio Manchester, BBC Radio Sheffield, BBC Radio 5 Live and Granada...read more

  • Tim Firth

    Delight in this wonderful collection of animal songs and stories, narrated by the brilliant Bill Oddie. Children of all ages can listen and learn about the lives of various creatures, from the Three Little Ducks to the Little Rabbit On a Hill, and if you venture deeper into the woods you just might come across a fox in his den... William Edgar "Bill" Oddie, OBE is an English writer, musician, comedian, artists, presenter and actor, among other things... Oddie has been a bird watcher since childhood and has since established a reputation as an ornithologist and conservationist and has even presented wildlife programmes for the BBC, which include: Springwatch/Autumnwatch, Bill Oddie Goes...read more

  • Tim Firth

    Delight in the wonderful story of Princess Ballet Slippers, voiced by the brilliant Emma Forbes. Emma Forbes began her TV career in 1993 as a children's presenter on the BBC show 'Live & Kicking'. She went on to host "What's My Line?" and voice Mummy Hippo in the hit children's animated series "Peppa Pig" before moving to...read more

  • Tim Firth

    Learn the alphabet the fun way- with wonderful stories and songs narrated Dame Judi Dench. Judi Dench is an English actress and author who made her professional debut in '57 with the Old Vic Company. Since then she has performed in numerous Shakespeare plays and has branched into TV and film with roles in A Room with a View, James Bond, Mrs Brown, Chocolat, Iris, among...read more

  • Tim Firth

    Learn to count the fun way- with wonderful stories and songs narrated by the brilliant Dame Judi Dench. Judi Dench is an English actress and author who made her professional debut in '57 with the Old Vic Company. Since then she has performed in numerous Shakespeare plays and has branched into TV and film, including roles in A Room with a View, James Bond, Mrs Brown, Chocolat, Iris, and many...read more

  • Tim Firth

    Delight in this wonderful story about a boy who has to babysit his younger sister. It turns out to be quite an education in health and safety for them both! Narrated by Phillip Schofield, this fun and educational story will have the children captivated from start to finish. Phillip Schofield is an English television personality most recognised for presenting the ITV lifestyle programme This Morning, which he has co-hosted since...read more