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

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe returns home and feeding people on Mars?

Ben, Bushra and Michael join Bex to discuss Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe’s return home from Iran, the winner of the biggest prize in architecture and a plan to feed people on Mars using fish poo?!
Plus, they debate whether fake grass is better than a rea…

Endurance discovered and scrapping school ties

Ben, Michael and Kaye join Bex to discuss the discovery of Endurance, how the UK’s shopping habits have changed and a new set of stamps celebrating Covid heroes.
Plus, they debate whether school ties should be scrapped and work out whether a batty tal…

Ukrainian refugees and plastic waste agreements

Anna, Michael and Kaye from the editorial team join Bex to discuss what’s being done to help Ukrainian refugees, the details of an important plastic waste agreement and the incredible power of doodling.
Plus, a debate on whether teenagers should drink…

What’s happening in Ukraine?

On this week’s episode of The Week Junior Show we’ll find out about Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, the largest living forest feature in England and a recreation of the world’s oldest trousers. Plus, we’ll have a debate all …

UK storms and perfume for animals

On this week’s episode of The Week Junior Show we’ll find out about big changes to Covid restrictions, the storms that battered the UK and how perfume is helping animals at London Zoo. Plus, we’ll have a debate all about whether board…

Renting toys and saving seas

The new issue of The Week Junior magazine is packed with everything you need to know about the most important and fascinating things happening around the planet and beyond. 
Inside you’ll find out about a big conference that hopes to save o…

Pillow fighting and city foxes

From the Winter Olympics to a debate about foxes in cities, Kaye, Michael, Ben and Bex chat through some of the biggest news stories of the week.
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Downing Street parties and selling your organs

Kaye, Michael, Vanessa and Bex chat through some of the biggest stories of the week including the fact that Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s under fire for parties within government that broke lockdown laws.
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Canadian hares and £45 million paintings

Felicity, Bex, Kaye and Michael chat through the top stories of the week including the Winter Olympics in China, the journey of a Canadian Arctic Hare, and a solo-flying expert.
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