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Jackanory

Show Jackanory

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Original run: 13.12.1965 — 29.07.1966
Country of origin: UK
Genre: Children
Network: BBC One
Watched by: 22 of 788 802
Total running time: 10 days 22 hours 45 minutes
Episode duration: 15 min.
IMDB rating: 7.1 of 10 370

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Description

Jackanory was a long-running BBC children's television series that was designed to stimulate an interest in reading. The show was first transmitted on 13 December 1965, the first story being the fairy-tale Cap-o'-Rushes read by Lee Montague. It aired from December 13, 1965 - March 24, 1996. The show's format involved an actor reading from children's novels or folk tales, usually while seated in an armchair. From time to time the scene being read would be illustrated by a specially commissioned still drawing.

Titles and release dates

1
The Hobbit
15.01.1979
31
5
Greyling
11.09.1970
4
3
Mrs Cockle's Cat
09.09.1970
2
My Dog Sunday
08.09.1970
193
192
191
190
189
133
A Tray of Tea
19.03.1970
132
Holiday Task
18.03.1970
130
124
Little Owl
06.03.1970
123
Pelican Park
05.03.1970
121
Preep
03.03.1970
120
Borka
02.03.1970
45
129
128
127
Giant Alexander
26.03.1969
125
79
225
224
Elidor: Stat
12.06.1968
222
216
215
The Milky Way
30.05.1968
214
The Swan
29.05.1968
212
206
204
Friar Tuck
15.05.1968
203
The Silver Arrow
14.05.1968
202
The Outlaw
13.05.1968
191
190
188
186
Littlenose: Dozy
19.04.1968
184
180
179
The Magic Scythe
09.04.1968
178
The Little Pony
08.04.1968
174
Grimble: Eggs
02.04.1968
173
158
157
Tom Tit-Tot
07.03.1968
156
155
154
Hereward the Wake
04.03.1968
148
A Princess Today
16.02.1968
147
Victoria
15.02.1968
145
144
Maria of Hungary
12.02.1968
133
127
126
121
120
119
110
109
Baboushka
21.12.1967
107
106
The Selfish Giant
18.12.1967
105
104
103
102
101
95
93
The Money Tree
22.11.1967
92
91
Pinnochio
20.11.1967
90
Elephant Doctor
17.11.1967
87
Ugas the Lion
14.11.1967
86
Operation Noah
13.11.1967
85
The Fairy Bridge
10.11.1967
82
81
80
78
69
Babar at Home
19.10.1967
68
Babar the King
18.10.1967
67
Babar's Travels
17.10.1967
66
65
The Road Builders
13.10.1967
64
The Red River
12.10.1967
62
The Fur Traders
10.10.1967
60
58
The Quest of Isis
04.10.1967
56
46
43
41
36
25
23
187
The Tiger
15.06.1967
186
185
The Magpie Bridge
13.06.1967
184
The Rainmakers
12.06.1967
177
The Magic Glass
01.06.1967
176
Living in W'ales
31.05.1967
175
The Dark Child
30.05.1967
174
163
162
160
159
147
142
123
The Ugly Duckling
03.03.1967
121
The Pig Keeper
01.03.1967
120
119
98
Across the Ice
27.01.1967
97
Emperor of Elba
26.01.1967
96
Escape to Freedom
25.01.1967
95
94
88
The Magic Horse
06.01.1967
87
The Young Cadi
05.01.1967
73
Lazy Jack
15.12.1966
72
Prince Jack
14.12.1966
71
Lucky Jack
13.12.1966
70
54
The Ski-Race
11.11.1966
51
49
46
The Talking Cat
01.11.1966
45
The Green Witch
31.10.1966
39
Tim All Alone
21.10.1966
38
Tim and Charlotte
20.10.1966
37
Tim and Ginger
19.10.1966
32
The Giant's Wife
12.10.1966
22
13
12
The Moon Child
14.09.1966
11
The Greedy Weasel
13.09.1966
10
5
Our Marie
05.09.1966
159
156
Three Strange Men
26.07.1966
153
152
151
149
148
The Demon Woman
14.07.1966
144
The Toy Princess
08.07.1966
143
141
140
139
The Wish Horse
30.06.1966
137
127
126
125
Bertha Goldfoot
07.06.1966
124
The Green Kitten
06.06.1966
123
122
A Trip Abroad
02.06.1966
120
119
A Camping Holiday
30.05.1966
115
117
116
The Miracle
25.05.1966
114
112
110
Puss in Boots
17.05.1966
108
107
105
104
102
The Hare
05.05.1966
101
The Wren
04.05.1966
100
The Donkey
03.05.1966
99
The Lion
02.05.1966
92
91
88
The Cold Sea
15.04.1966
87
The Sea Witch
14.04.1966
86
The Shipwreck
13.04.1966
84
83
Lying in Wait
07.04.1966
82
The Detectives
06.04.1966
81
Alone in Berlin
05.04.1966
80
The Journey
04.04.1966
78
77
76
The Happy Lion
28.03.1966
75
The Labyrinth
25.03.1966
74
Return to Attica
24.03.1966
72
70
69
67
65
A Duel at Sea
11.03.1966
62
Foggy Weather
08.03.1966
61
The Cutty Sark
07.03.1966
56
55
The Invitation
25.02.1966
54
The Magic Glass
24.02.1966
53
Living in W'ales
23.02.1966
52
The Dark Child
22.02.1966
51
49
45
Gulliver in Space
11.02.1966
44
43
42
39
Rumpelstiltskin
03.02.1966
38
The Goose-girl
02.02.1966
37
The Frog Prince
01.02.1966
35
The Arundel Flyer
28.01.1966
33
A Purse of Gold
26.01.1966
32
The London Rider
25.01.1966
31
High Tobyman
24.01.1966
30
Merry-Go-Round
21.01.1966
29
28
The Evening Out
19.01.1966
27
Topsy-Turvy
18.01.1966
26
The Kite
17.01.1966
20
19
The Robber Girl
06.01.1966
18
The Crow's Castle
05.01.1966
16
Kay and Gerda
03.01.1966
15
Time
31.12.1965
14
Bells
30.12.1965
13
Glass
29.12.1965
12
Lights
28.12.1965
11
Presents
27.12.1965
8
Wise Owl's Story
22.12.1965
5
Dick Whittington
17.12.1965
4
Tom Thumb
16.12.1965
2
1
Cap of Rushes
13.12.1965