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.


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Deadly dinosaurs and smart running shoes

Felicity, Vanessa and Ciaran talk about a deadly new dinosaur, an unlikely friendship and some brave campaigners. Plus, they debate technology in sport.
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The Oscars and defacing books

Bex is joined by Editor of The Week Junior, Felicity and writers Michael and Ciaran.
This week they’re talking about clapping seals, the internet, and the film industry’s biggest award ceremony. Plus, they debate books: drawing in them, breaking…

Bees on Notre Dame and the insides of a great white shark

Managing editor Vanessa, writer Michael and editor of The Week Junior’s monthly Science and Nature magazine, Dan talk about some out-of-this-world photos, bees on the roof of a famous Paris cathedral, and great white sharks.
They also debate whe…

Isolation in schools and Spotify for dogs

This week the Week Junior team are talking about brave swimmers, mental health, and mooing cows. Plus, they debate the topic of isolation booths in schools. Let us know your thoughts…
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Trees and Scottish Independence

From ancient trees to a tortoise hero and three record-breaking brothers, the Week Junior Team recap the latest news. We also chat about whether Scotland should have another independence vote.
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Frozen, some itchy puffins and Gritter Thunberg

The Week Junior Show is from the same people that make The Week Junior Magazine. This week, the team chat about a tech show in Las Vegas and debate whether Saturday jobs are good things or not. 
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Galloping crocodiles and awards season

The Week Junior Show is from the same people that make The Week Junior Magazine. This week, the team chat about some real-life Wonder Women, our New Year’s resolutions, and musical anthems for other planets… 
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The Week Junior Show: Best of 2019

That’s it for The Week Junior Show in 2019!
We won’t be here next week, but make sure you’re subscribed so that you get the latest episode when we return on 10th January.
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Sports Personality of the Year and a Christmas surprise!

Ciaran, Michael, Stevie and Bex sit down and chat about BBC Sports Personality of The Year, how a man dressed as a fish finger received 309 votes in 2017’s General Election, and Greta being named as TIME’s Person of The Year.
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