CBeebies Bedtime Stories returns with their most popular reader, actor Tom Hardy.

Tom will read a new story each day starting on Monday 27 April to Friday 1 May, with the date of his sixth, and final, story yet to be confirmed.

Click the button below to watch Tom read ‘Hug Me’, by Simona Ciraolo. A story about Felipe the young cactus who really needs a hug but his family just isn’t the touchy-feely kind so he sets off to find a friend of his own – and a hug.

Hug me Bedtime Story with Tom Hardy