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

Can you make crisps out of jellyfish?

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Victory for the Lionesses and should cars be banned in cities?

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Wasps and the Commonwealth Games

On this week’s episode of The Week Junior Show, we’ll find out about some good news for the world’s biggest cats, how your favourite Disney characters can help you to get active, and the sports event showcasing all the best that Birmingham has to offer…

Heatwaves and smartphone addiction

We chat about scorching summer temperatures and whether we might be using our smartphones too much… 

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The Week Junior Show is the award-nominated news show for kids from the team behind The Week Junior magazine and the UK’s children’s radio station, Fun Kids. There’s a new episode every Friday where writers and editors discuss and digest bits from that week’s issue.

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The next Prime Minister and UK heatwaves

Anna, Vanessa and Bushra talk about the contest to lead the Conservatives, the heatwave sweeping the UK and how reading builds empathy.

We also debate whether emojis are a good way to communicate and test Bex’s critical thinking skills by challenging her to work out if a hairy tale is real or rubbish!

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The Week Junior Show is the award-nominated news show for kids from the team behind The Week Junior magazine and the UK’s children’s radio station, Fun Kids. There’s a new episode every Friday where writers and editors discuss and digest bits from that week’s issue.

See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Plastic problems and toy libraries

On this week’s episode of The Week Junior Show we’ll find out about a big country tackling its plastic problem, a poet who has been awarded the highest position in children’s literature and a Scottish library filled not with books but with toys. 

Use code PODCAST for a six week free trial of The Week Junior magazine at theweekjunior.co.uk/podcast

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The Week Junior Show is the award-nominated news show for kids from the team behind The Week Junior magazine and the UK’s children’s radio station, Fun Kids. There’s a new episode every Friday where writers and editors discuss and digest bits from that week’s issue.

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Women’s EUROs and cartoon clothes

On this week’s episode of The Week Junior Show we’ll find out about a historic statue, the return of the world’s greatest festival and a major football tournament kicking off in England. Plus, we’ll have a debate all about whether Minnie Mouse should swap her famous red dress for a trouser suit.

Use code PODCAST for a six week free trial of The Week Junior magazine at theweekjunior.co.uk/podcast

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The Week Junior Show is the award-nominated news show for kids from the team behind The Week Junior magazine and the UK’s children’s radio station, Fun Kids. There’s a new episode every Friday where writers and editors discuss and digest bits from that week’s issue.

See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

CBBC on live TV and flights to Rwanda

On this week’s episode of The Week Junior Show we’ll find out about the arguments surrounding some flights to Rwanda, an innovative plan to cool down the Spanish capital and what goes on at the world’s most famous tennis tournament. Plus, we’ll have a debate all about whether CBBC should be moved from live TV.

Use code PODCAST for a six week free trial of The Week Junior magazine at theweekjunior.co.uk/podcast

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Make sure you ask an adult before contacting people online and don’t forget to rate, review, and subscribe wherever you’re listening to this.

The Week Junior Show is the award-nominated news show for kids from the team behind The Week Junior magazine and the UK’s children’s radio station, Fun Kids. There’s a new episode every Friday where writers and editors discuss and digest bits from that week’s issue.

See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

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…