HH Twisted Fairytales

Twisted Fairytales is a series of fairytales set in a variety of historical settings, read by Meera Syal.


  • Series 1, Episode 1 - Gorgeous Georgians: "The Three Little Pigs" (window tax).
  • Series 1, Episode 2 - Awful Egyptians: "The Princess and the Pea" (deals with the killing of royal family members)
  • Series 1, Episode 3 - Wicked Witches: "The Frog Prince" (witchcraft involving frogs).
  • Series 1, Episode 5 - Smashing Saxons: "Goldilocks and the Three Bears" (punishments for theft).
  • Series 1, Episode 6 - Frightful First World War: "The Old Woman Who Lived in The Shoe" (urinating on boots to soften the leather).
  • Series 1, Episode 7 - Woeful Second World War: "Cinderella" (clothes rationing).
  • Series 1, Episode 9 - Terrible Tudors: "Thumbelina" (dirty streets).
  • Series 1, Episode 10 - Measly Middle Ages:"The Pied Piper of Hamelin" (plague spreading).
  • Series 1, Episode 11 - Groovy Greeks: "Sleeping Beauty" (disobeying the non-idleness law).
  • Series 1, Episode 12 - Measly Middle Ages: "The Ugly Duckling" (explains why the royals were the only people allowed to eat swans).

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