Crackanory

July 2019
35:00

03 (S1E3)

3.0 3 x
Twisted tales read by Harry Enfield and Sarah Solemani. An office worker takes on a high-street coffee chain and a downtrodden librarian gains access to a CIA military drone!
35:00

02 (S1E2)

4.0 5 x
Bedtime stories for big kids! Kevin Eldon tells a twisted tale about a man driven to insanity, while Rebecca Front narrates a story about a hack writer who finds a lost Bard play.
30:00

S1E1)

4.0 2 x
Are you sitting comfortably? Jackanory gets a reboot as famous faces read comic tales. Jack Dee and Sally Phillips narrate stories about a Twitter addict and a dead toymaker!
June 2019
25:00

Pickled (S4E8)

4.0 4 x
A twisted tale from the fantastical mind of Kevin Eldon. A hapless former aristocrat stumbles upon an old house with a strange inhabitant. Miriam Margolyes narrates.
25:00

The Disappearance (S4E7)

3.0 3 x
Mackenzie Crook spins this twisted yarn. An illusionist performs his 'the lady vanishes' act rather too well and wonders if he has genuine magic powers.
25:00

Devil's Haircut (S4E6)

4.0 5 x
Doc Brown reads this superbly twisted tale, set in '40s New York. A baritone sells his soul to the devil to ensure his barbershop quartet wins a competition.
35:00

Proxy Lady (S4E5)

4.0 6 x
Bedtime reading for us big kids. Beth is contacted by a shy girl who used her image on a dating site and now wants Beth to meet her new beau. Mel Giedroyc narrates.
25:00

The Survivor (S4E4)

3.0 6 x
In 1850, a man wakes after a long illness and finds he is being cared for by strangers - but isn't allowed to leave the house. Anna Friel is your star storyteller.
35:00

The Despot of Tea (S4E3)

4.0 3 x
Are you sitting comfortably? Bob Mortimer spins this dark, witty yarn about an out-of-work actor who makes a smash-hit advert for tea in a former Soviet state.
25:00

Living with a Lie (S4E2)

4.0 3 x
Darkly comic tales. A writer fabricates an elderly relative to get time off work to start his novel - but his lie comes to life! Told by Sheridan Smith.
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