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Harry Potter and The Philosopher’s Stone 25th Anniversary Special!

Join Fun Kids presenters Bex and Dan for this very special episode of Book Worms as they celebrate and remember the 25th Anniversary of the first Harry Potter book: Harry Potter and The Philosopher’s Stone! 
Featuring interviews with children acr…

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The World’s Oldest Movies!

How were our stone age ancestors able to watch their own movies? Archaeologist Andy Needham joins us this week to tell us exactly why.
We answer your questions on What is a turtle shell made of? And why are diamonds unbreakable?
And we are joined by …

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Refugees and rewilding

On this week’s episode of The Week Junior Show, we’ll find out about an exciting shipwreck discovery, a special protest in Sweden and a change to plans for rewilding in the UK. Plus, we’ll have a debate all about whether rich countrie…

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The Diamond Rush of Dagnavore

Darius was a diamond cutter who lived in the realm of Dagnavore – and diamonds were rare in those lands – even more rare than in our world. Noone else could do what he did – taking the rough stones and cutting them into beautiful pris…

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Alison Hammond, Romesh Ranganathan and Lolly Adefope!

This week we have a host of guests, Alison Hammond chats about the secret history of the UK in Black in Time : The Most Awesome Black Britons from Yesterday to Today where we hear the stories behind the most influential black britons in Histo…

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This episode rocks

In this week’s Activity Quest Meg is taking us on a hike to see waterfalls and Dan is showing us how we can make crystals at home!See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

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An Exploding Ant and Stone Age Poop!

What is sweat made of? Why did Pangea separate? In the news this week we hear about the worlds biggest plant, robotic hospitals and the food fight of the Megalodon. In Dangerous Dan it’s all about the exploding carpenter ant and we are joined by Profes…

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Vote of No Confidence and reading for fun

On this week’s episode of The Week Junior Show we’ll find out about a special vote about the Prime Minister, the winner of the UK City of Culture award and what charity Save the Children has said about the generosity of young people. Plus, …

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Percy the Puffed Up Pigeon

Percy the pigeon was a bit of a show off, well except that he didn’t know he was.
That is until an even more annoying peacock entered his life and made him notice how much he enjoyed boasting…See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

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Bletchley Park and WWII food

Robyn’s breaking codes at the famous Bletchley Park and Meg’s here cooking up some WWII recipes. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

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