Story Time-logo

Story Time

Children's Topics & Stories >

More Information

Location:

Gloucester, United Kingdom

Twitter:

@bedtimefm

Language:

English


Episodes

Chloë’s Stars 🌟🌟🌟🌟🌟 written by Jess Judd

9/30/2018
More
Chloë lives in Newbury, England. Every night she looks out her window at her five stars. But one night, there are only four stars in the sky. Her daddy tells her it’s just behind a cloud, but Chloë knows better. She knows that something is wrong with one of her stars. But she could never have imagined that she would be the only one who could get it shining again. 🌟🌟🌟🌟🌟 This story is suitable for children ages 4+

Duration:00:11:17

Waldo Rescues Gerald 🚁 written by Nigel Blaikie

9/12/2018
More
Waldo is a helicopter pilot who loves to help out. He has all sorts of amazing adventures! In this story Waldo is called upon to help a trapped zoo truck taking a giraffe to see the beach for his very first time. Gerald the giraffe is disappointed he won’t get to visit the beach as planned, but when Waldo offers to take him for a helicopter ride instead things start to look up! 🚁🦒 This story is suitable for children aged 3+

Duration:00:15:02

The Stone Goblins of Norden ⛰️ written by Jess Judd

9/5/2018
More
A big thank you to Kenton, who requested this story last year. It has taken a little while to write, but I LOVE it and I really hope you do too xo - Jess Wilhelm lives at the base of the largest mountain in the land. When the sun is shining, he likes to play and go to school, or visit his papa who works up in the mines in the mountain. But! As soon as the sun starts to cast shadows across the land, Wilhelm and all the other people who live in his village must hurry back into their homes. If...

Duration:00:29:47

The Flying Adventures of Lizzy Lizard 🦎 written by Angela Ferrari

8/22/2018
More
This week we invite guest narrator Angela Ferrari from Story Spectacular to bring us a story. 🦎 Lizzie the lizard wants to be a flying lizard and discover new places, when she grows up. But her parents tell her lizards can’t fly and that she should be a fruit gatherer just like them. Lizzie isn’t ready to accept that. “I am going to become the first flying lizard! Just you wait and see!" she tells them. As it turns out, Lizzie might just get her wish after all, thanks to an unexpected...

Duration:00:17:27

Alec and the Stream of Words and Ideas 👦🏽🏞️ written by Stuart Baum

8/15/2018
More
Alec finds a new stream. Instead of fish, though, this stream contains words and ideas, which Alec tries to catch. Meant to be read aloud, this visual story is a whimsical addition to the world of Alec and other "Stuart" stories. This story is appropriate for children aged 5 - 10. ©2011 Stuart B Baum and StuartStories.com

Duration:00:12:05

A Boy and His Toys 👦🏽🏍️🚂 written by Betty Yang

8/1/2018
More
Barry loves playing with his toys, but he just doesn’t look after them properly. His bedroom is very messy and his poor toys are all broken with parts missing. One day his toys decide that they have had enough. They must get the message to Barry that he needs to look after them better. So, they make a plan to talk with him... in his dream! 🛌 💤 This story is suitable for children ages 3+ Contact the author, Betty Yang, via WeChat ID: emayang2005

Duration:00:11:32

Waiting at the Bus Stop 🚏🚌 written by Ryan Cartwright

7/19/2018
More
What superpower would you most like to have? That is the discussion that three friends have while they wait at the bus stop one rainy day after school. Let’s see what they choose…. 🚏🚌 This story is suitable for children ages 7-12.

Duration:00:06:06

The Snack Captain ⚽ written by EJ Schonauer

7/5/2018
More
It’s Ruby’s turn to be the snack captain for her soccer team, and she takes her duties seriously. So, when she proudly opens the lid of the snack container to her teammates, only to see them back away in disgust, she is shocked! 😮 Who is responsible for this half-time disaster? Ruby thinks she’s knows, and she is ready to give him a piece of her mind! A fun and lighthearted short story, highlighting the joy that can come from finding humour in our mistakes. ⚽️😖 This story is suitable for...

Duration:00:06:11

Buffy Bunny’s New Zealand Adventure 🐰🇳🇿 written by Jess Judd

6/17/2018
More
Buffy Bunny has ended up in New Zealand! Check in with him as he writes a postcard to his friends and tells them about all the fun things he has been doing. 🐰🇳🇿 This story is suitable for children aged 4 - 10.

Duration:00:07:58

Matariki 🇳🇿 written by Melanie Drewery

6/6/2018
More
‘Tonight we have to go to bed really early,’ said Mum. 'Tomorrow morning we are going to have a surprise.' But what event would be so special to get you up in the middle of a cold New Zealand winter? The star cluster Matariki is rising and the Māori New Year is on its way! ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ A story in which a family celebrate Matariki and talk about what it means to different people. This story is for children ages 3+ Written by Melanie Drewery and published by Penguin Group (NZ) in 2003.

Duration:00:10:36

The Elephant Upstairs 🐘 written by Jess Judd

5/18/2018
More
Luke lives in apartment 305 with his mum, his dad, and his new baby sister. One day, they start hearing loud noises coming from the upstairs apartment. These noises become a problem, as they keep waking up his baby sister. Luke decides he needs to do something about it, but he could never have guessed who, or what, he would find in apartment 405. 🐘 This story is appropriate for children aged 4 - 10. This story was inspired by Rob, the creator of Bedtime FM, and his difficulty recording a...

Duration:00:14:43

The Upstairs Cat 🐾 written by Jaimi Ilama

4/30/2018
More
A narrative poem about a cat whose life is turned upside down after her favorite human goes away. Choosing not to remain alone in her room upstairs, she bravely faces her fears and discovers an exciting new world. 🌎🐈🐾

Duration:00:07:02

There’s a Pony in the Coal Shed! 🐴 written by Ellena Ashley

4/17/2018
More
Everyday Rosie would ask her parents for a pony, and everyday they would reply, “No, Rosie, don’t be silly. Where on earth would we find a pony?” Then one amazing day, something happened. The circus was leaving town. Its lively procession bustled right past Rosie’s house, leaving something very special in its wake! Had Rosie’s wish finally come true?! Listen to find out! 👧🏻🎪🐴 This story is suitable for children aged 3-10

Duration:00:11:40

Buffy Bunny Goes to Easter Island 🗿 written by Jess Judd

3/29/2018
More
"Too much drama!" Buffy thought to himself. The last few holidays had been much too exciting, Buffy wanted to spend this Easter somewhere quieter where he couldn’t get into any trouble. Easter Island sounded like the perfect place to celebrate Easter. Surely he couldn’t get into any trouble on an island dedicated to Easter….could he? 🐰🗿 This story is suitable for children ages 4 - 10.

Duration:00:10:52

Hero of the Mountain ⛰️🦊 written by Ivan Parvov

3/2/2018
More
The big contest, “Hero of the Mountain” is tomorrow. The small fox Bubu wants to see it at any cost but on the way he meets so many animals in trouble. Will Bubu arrive on time for the contest and what it really takes to be a true hero?⛰️🦊 This story is for children ages 4 - 10

Duration:00:07:05

Flamingo Pink, Flamingo Blue written by Chanel Tsang

2/13/2018
More
Ra the Flamingo lives a quiet, peaceful life with her family. They spend their time quietly splashing around, until one day Ra discovers a rainbow lake nearby. How will this lake effect their lives? Have a listen and see! This story is suitable for young listeners 4 - 10 years old.

Duration:00:08:33

The Dragon Rock 🐲 written by Ellena Ashley

1/24/2018
More
🐉 Once Upon A Time, there was a town that had, in its best-loved spot, a large, long, scaly rock that looked amazingly similar to a sleeping dragon. Along with this dragon-shaped rock came a tale: ‘In times of trouble, the dragon will wake, and free the village, by making a lake’. Well, trouble did come to that town, in the form of one very, very hot and dry summer. The townsfolk were desperate for rain, but it just did not come. Would the tale about the dragon prove to be true? Would it...

Duration:00:11:13

Buffy Bunny and the Big Christmas Mix-up written by Jess Judd

12/24/2017
More
Buffy Bunny is back and this time there's been a big Christmas mix-up. Buffy accidentally sets Christmas on a slippery slope, one that means his friends may not get the presents they wanted for Christmas, that is if they get any presents at all! Will Buffy be able to help Santa? You'll have to listen and find out. Happy holidays everyone! Thank you for listening to Story Time this year, we so appreciate your support. Enjoy your holidays and we will see you in the New Year. 🎅🎄🎁🐰

Duration:00:21:30

Billy the Bathtub Helps Santa written by Sheila Toews

12/23/2017
More
Do you remember Billy the Bathtub? The special bathtub who can move his feet and likes to play with his friends in the park? Do you remember that Billy lives in a big old house in Winnipeg, Canada? Now, Winnipeg isn't too far from the North Pole (as sleighs and reindeer fly), and we all know who lives at the North Pole, don't we? Would you like to hear about the time Billy the Bathtub helped Santa? You would?!? Then this story is for you! This story is suitable for children ages 4 to 10...

Duration:00:07:00

Miranda’s Christmas Visitor written by Paul D. Race

12/21/2017
More
Miranda was an inside cat and didn't get to do many of the outside things that cats like to do. Christmas time, however, was special because it was the only time she got to be around a real tree in the house. The Christmas in this story turned out to be extra special when a surprise visitor hid in the tree! A short story suitable for young children aged 2-5 years old Happy holidays everybody! 🎄⭐️⛄️🎁😊 Miranda’s Christmas Visitor: Copyright © 2007 by Paul D. Race. All rights reserved, used...

Duration:00:06:47