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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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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

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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Support the show.

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

Astropup and the Sacred Rose

6/30/2019
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A love story set in space, told by Astropup. The parrot plucks a sacred rose on a distant planet to give to his beloved Polly, and trouble breaks loose. Support the show.

Duration:00:13:53

Wicked Uncle and the Trolley Rage

6/19/2019
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Mum is shopping for Vegan Haggis when she is confronted by a rival shopper who demands the last one. Only Uncle Jeff can sort out the feud that follows.Support the show.

Duration:00:18:47

Why the Back Door is Front

6/5/2019
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A traditional Welsh story about an old woman who is falsely accused of being a witch.Support the show.

Duration:00:08:14

Bonnie Prince Charlie

5/19/2019
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History: The true story of Bonnie Prince Charlie, a hero of Scotland, who led a rebellion against the English in 1745.Support the show.

Duration:00:10:49

The Sky Boat Song

5/5/2019
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The romantic song about Scotland's Bonnie Prince Charlie who lead a rebellion against the English in 1745. Later he escaped back to France via the Isle of Sky helped by Flora MacDonald who dressed him up as her maid Betty!Support the show.

Duration:00:03:01

6, Herodotus, As Rich As Croesus

3/13/2019
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Croesus ruled Lydia from 560 to 546 BC. He was famed for his wealth, and still is to this day. The wise Athenian, Solon, visited him. The story has a moral - do not boast of your fortune or the gods may take you down. Support the show.

Duration:00:12:21

Lapis and the Ghost Cats Part 2

2/27/2019
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A scarier story than usual - part two of Lapis and the Ghost Cats takes our feline heroes on a journey into the Land of the Dead to meet the ancient Egyptian gods, Osiris and Isis and Anubis. Lots of music and sound fx add to the spooky atmosphere !Support the show.

Duration:00:17:17

Lapis and the Ghost Cats Part 1.

2/19/2019
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Lapis, the ancient Egyptian Cat, and her friend Chloe come face to face with spooky ghost cats from the Land of the DeadSupport the show.

Duration:00:18:03