The Week Junior Show

Hosted ByBex Lindsay

Join the team behind The Week Junior and Bex from Fun Kids to find out about the week's news.


All Episodes

Lion whiskers and the NHS

This week we’ll be talking about why lion’s whiskers could help conservationists, a celebration of the NHS, and an ancient 13 year old female warrior who’s making the news. Plus, we’ll have a debate all about watching football f…

Robot pets and the Marianas Trench

This week we’ll be talking about the UK’s most famous stone circle, some bird-like prehistoric crocodiles, and a history-making dive. Plus, we’ll have a debate all about robot pets.
Tell us what you think of the podcast, what your op…

Marcus Rashford and Stonehenge’s evolution

This week, Kaye, Ciaran and Michael talk about a dinosaur’s final dinner, a footballer’s successful food campaign, and one of America’s most well-loved bears. Plus, we’ll have a debate all about protests in sport.
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The Titanic and a garden of moths

Felicity, Bex, Michael and Ciaran talk about the world’s oldest land animal, an important week of events, and a brilliant nature-lover’s garden discoveries. They also debate all about what should happen to the Titanic shipwreck.
Plus, The …

Protests and a mission to space

This week, we’ll be talking about important protests in the USA, a history-making space mission, and the return of professional football to the UK.
Plus, we’ll have a debate all about British food.
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Titanic, wolves and toothless dinosaurs

This week we’ll be talking about a new expedition to the Titanic wreck, a toothless dinosaur, and an important new law. Plus, we’ll have a debate all about wolves and their possible return to the UK.
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School uniforms at home and cardboard cars

This week we’ll be talking about a salad from space, a reason to love moths, and outdoor activity that has taken off across the country. Plus, we’ll have a debate all about school uniforms.
Tell us what you think and we might use your mess…

Mental health and child names

Editor-in-Chief Anna, Features Editor Ben and writer Michael talk about a museum mystery, a secret to koala survival, and an event raising awareness of mental health. Plus, we’ll have a debate all about names.
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VE Day and videogames

Kaye, Michael, Bex and Felicity talk about a big celebration, the surprising return of a rare species of toad, and record-breaking rowers. Plus, they have a debate all about video games. Are they good, are they bad?
Tell us what you think and we might…