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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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?
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Football season and Harry Potter marathons

This week we’ll be talking about the UK’s new bird arrivals, a history-making telescope, and some inspirational fundraisers. Plus, we’ll have a debate all about football.
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Concerts at home and Michael moo’ing

This week we’ll be talking about friendly flamingos, fundraising heroes, and the musicians coming together at home. Plus, we’ll have a debate all about burgers.
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Pig igloos and mining the Moon

The Week Junior Show is the current affairs podcast from the same team behind The Week Junior magazine.
This week the team chat about pig igloos, an important religious festival, and we’re cracking open a mystery about eggs. Plus, we’ll be…

Apollo 13 and a message from the Queen

This week, Bex, Ciaran and Felicity are joined by The Week Junior’s Art Director, Dave. We’ll get some explosive new information about the world’s biggest fish, join a mission to the Moon, and hear about the Queen’s special address to…

Comic books and saying thanks

This week, The Week Junior team find out about a wonder chicken, we take a look at the best tree in Europe, and we learn more about how to say thank you to the hard-working people across the UK. Plus, we’ll be having a debate all about comic book…

Spaghetti trees and whale vomit

Features editor Ben, writer Michael and assistant editor of The Week Junior’s monthly Science+Nature magazine, Stevie chat to Bex about what’s going on in the world.
This week we’ll be celebrating an animal success story, finding out about…

Closing schools and stories of hope

We’re recording this episode of The Week Junior Show from across the UK because, just like you, the place we go to work every day is closed. 
Today, the Week Junior team chat about stories of home, reusable toilet paper and some very special awar…

Shakespeare and two types of panda

The Week Junior team talk about the secret of a good night’s sleep, a red panda breakthrough and the secrets of the Sun.
Plus, they have a debate all about Shakespeare.
What are your thoughts?
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