The Week Junior Show

The Big Plastic Count and orange juice cereal

James, Ben, Vanessa and Bex talk through the latest issue of The Week Junior including news of a new Doctor Who, a Greenpeace campaign to count plastic waste, and Tropicana making special cereal. 
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Inspirational astronauts and Eid

Bex, Ben, Eve and Augustus break down the biggest stories of the week including Eid celebrations, an inspirational astronaut, and young people being thanked for helping the world.
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French elections and Taylor Swift’s millipede

French elections and something about Taylor Swift and a millipede… Eve, Michael, Bex and Augustus recap the big stories of the week.
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Dragon discoveries and lockdown parties

Michael’s trying to fool Bex in Real or Rubbish. Is there a brand new dragon discovery?
Plus, we find out about fines dished out at 10 Downing Street and have a debate about playgrounds.
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Stephen Lawrence Day and hot cross buns

On this week’s episode of The Week Junior Show we’ll find out Stephen Lawrence Day, the UK’s new plans for clean energy and the results of The Big Garden Birdwatch. Plus, we’ll have a debate about whether it’s time to chan…

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Pics of pets and the history of maps

Digesting some of the biggest stories of the week are Eve, Bex, Michael and Ben. 
Today, it’s the tale of an airport-dwelling gentleman, a debate about whether we should be snapping pics of pets, and Ben tells us about the history of maps.
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Oscars history and protesting in sport

Eve, Bex, Michael and Ben take on some of the biggest stories of the week including Oscars history and whether athletes should be allowed to protest in their sports.
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Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe returns home and feeding people on Mars?

Ben, Bushra and Michael join Bex to discuss Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe’s return home from Iran, the winner of the biggest prize in architecture and a plan to feed people on Mars using fish poo?!
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Endurance discovered and scrapping school ties

Ben, Michael and Kaye join Bex to discuss the discovery of Endurance, how the UK’s shopping habits have changed and a new set of stamps celebrating Covid heroes.
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Ukrainian refugees and plastic waste agreements

Anna, Michael and Kaye from the editorial team join Bex to discuss what’s being done to help Ukrainian refugees, the details of an important plastic waste agreement and the incredible power of doodling.
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