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Fairy tales and legends including many that you have probably never heard before. Rumbustious and amusing, or gentle and spiritual, these tales are a world tour of stories! Many of these stories have been adapted especially for Storynory.

Fairy tales and legends including many that you have probably never heard before. Rumbustious and amusing, or gentle and spiritual, these tales are a world tour of stories! Many of these stories have been adapted especially for Storynory.
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Location:

London, United Kingdom

Description:

Fairy tales and legends including many that you have probably never heard before. Rumbustious and amusing, or gentle and spiritual, these tales are a world tour of stories! Many of these stories have been adapted especially for Storynory.

Twitter:

@storynory

Language:

English

Contact:

26 Star Street London W2 1QB +44 (0)20 7706 7974


Episodes

Pet Writing Competition Results Part 2

10/15/2019
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More winners from our Pet Writing competition with stories from all over the world about your very special pets. Support the show.

Duration:00:13:44

Pet Writing Competition Results Part 1

10/9/2019
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Our latest writing competition results are in ! Thank you to EVERYONE who sent us a story. They were all wonderful, and as ever, it was very hard to pick the winners. Jana presents Four winning stories in our Pet Writing Competition But that's not all ! Three more winning entries will follow shortly. In this first batch we have four lovely stories by Andrea Meneghini Bernadette Haines Saphira Walder Sophie Madeleine And we will be back soon with three more ! Support the show.

Duration:00:19:18

Wicked Uncle and Grandma's Skip

9/27/2019
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Dad (Nigel) and the Kids go on Holiday to the Red Sea. Back home, cousin Jenny has come to stay with Grandma. Dad's holiday relaxation soon disappears into the African Sky as he starts to receive annoying text messages. Read by Richard for Storynory and written by Bertie. Support the show.

Duration:00:25:45

The Town Musicians of Bremen

9/15/2019
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This amusing story by the Brothers Grimm is about four farm animals who believe they can earn a good living as musicians. But it isn't really by the sweetness of their barking, braying, mewing, and cockle-doodle-doing that gets their supper. Read by Natasha. Visit Storynory https://www.storynory.com/the-town-musicians-of-breman/ . for the full text and original pictures by Bertie. Support the show.

Duration:00:09:50

Herodotus - The River Nile

9/10/2019
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Herodotus visited Egypt and devoted the Second Book of his Histories to its wonders. He called Egypt the "Gift of the Nile" and looked at varios theories about where its true source was, and why it flooded its banks every year. Support the show.

Duration:00:09:42

Pet Writing Competition

9/4/2019
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Writing Competition ! Send us your TRUE story about your very Special Pet by 22nd September. Entrants must be 16 years or younger - mum and dad can help with spelling, typing and grammar. Include a photo or drawing of your pet if you can. We will choose 5 stories and read them out on Storynory ! Send to comp@storynory.com. Competition Groove by Jana and Bertie ! Support the show.

Duration:00:04:54

The Magician's Horse

9/2/2019
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A boy makes friends with a white horse who has a very special talent - she can talk ! Support the show.

Duration:00:19:07

The Crow and Friends

8/26/2019
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A story from ancient Indian in which A crow makes friends with three animals who are very different from himself and together they fend off dangers. Support the show.

Duration:00:20:08

Jana's Studio Interview about Show Dogs

8/22/2019
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Jana and Sophie talk to Anita Mitchell about her two show dogs (and much adored pets), Dolly and Mabel - a pair of gorgeous West Highland White Terriers who show at Crufts, the world's biggest dog show. Support the show.

Duration:00:16:47

The Tiger Who Had No Manners

8/16/2019
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A crafty old mountain tiger in Korea is caught in a trap. He is rescued by a buddhist monk. How does he show his gratitude? Support the show.

Duration:00:09:45

Bertie Valentine

8/11/2019
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here is a terribly romantic mood on the pond where Prince Bertie the Frog lives. All the pond life are excited by Valentine's Day, but nobody is more excited than Bertie. All he has to do is to lure the lovely Princess Beatrice down to the pond, receive a kiss from Her Royal Loveliness, and he will turn back into his true self - a handsome prince. Sadie the Swan has a plan, but Colin the Carp is certain that it won't be so easy to persuade a princess to kiss Bertie. Support the show.

Duration:00:15:21

Astropup's Space Tourist Part Two

8/10/2019
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A laser gun fight on the moon breaks out after Luna's pet, Mr Muggles, runs off to join the cat people. We continue adventure featuring Astropup, the Parrot, and Marlow who have taken a passenger on board, a teenage girl called Luna. Support the show.

Duration:00:16:23

Pinocchio Chapter 1: How it Happened

8/3/2019
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How it happened that Mastro Cherry, carpenter, found a piece of wood that wept and laughed like a child.Support the show.

Duration:00:05:29

Astropup's Space Tourist

8/2/2019
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A new adventure featuring Astropup who travels in space with a super-brainy Parrot and a human called Marlow. In this story (which comes in two parts) the three friends go into business offering tours in space .The first customer is a girl called Luna who wants to walk on the moon on her 16th birthday. The trouble begins when she brings along her pet cat, Mr Muggles. Read by Richard Scott in the voice of Astropup and written by Bertie with Luna's voice by Jana. Lots of original sound effects...

Duration:00:19:29

The Grateful Crane

7/29/2019
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The crane, an elegant and beautiful bird, is considered to be auspicious in Japan. In this story, a poor farmer receives good fortune after he rescues a wounded crane. But unfortunately his curiosity gets the better of him, and his luck does not hold out. It's a short, rather sad, but beautiful story. Support the show.

Duration:00:07:23

Astropup Part Two

7/25/2019
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The Planet of the Cats. Support the show.

Duration:00:20:33

The 1001 Nights Intro

7/25/2019
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Duration:00:15:10

Song Old MacDonald Had a Farm

7/19/2019
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A rocky version of the most famous song ever sung. Support the show.

Duration:00:02:08

The Two Frogs and the Well

7/15/2019
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A tale by Aesop with a story, a poem, and a song. The moral is "Look before you leap!" Support the show.

Duration:00:05:59

Astropup in Gone with the Wind

7/10/2019
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We continue our Love Story in Space. The Parrot and Astropup have plucked a red rose from the Planet of the Cows for the Parrot to give to his beloved, Polly. Unfortunately the bulls who guard the sacred rose have a very blustery response. Support the show.

Duration:00:12:04