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The weekly kids radio show, direct on your phone, computer and tablet! Join George as he introduces loads of interesting and fun things to keep you entertained, including celebrity interviews, amazing stories and hilarious comedy bites! If you like this, you can listen to George on Fun Kids on DAB Digital Radio across the UK, on the free Fun Kids app and online at funkidslive.com.

The weekly kids radio show, direct on your phone, computer and tablet! Join George as he introduces loads of interesting and fun things to keep you entertained, including celebrity interviews, amazing stories and hilarious comedy bites! If you like this, you can listen to George on Fun Kids on DAB Digital Radio across the UK, on the free Fun Kids app and online at funkidslive.com.
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United Kingdom

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The weekly kids radio show, direct on your phone, computer and tablet! Join George as he introduces loads of interesting and fun things to keep you entertained, including celebrity interviews, amazing stories and hilarious comedy bites! If you like this, you can listen to George on Fun Kids on DAB Digital Radio across the UK, on the free Fun Kids app and online at funkidslive.com.

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@funkids

Language:

English

Contact:

+442077397880


Episodes

Kimberly Wyatt, Hilary McKay & Diary Of A Wimpy Kid

1/20/2019
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George is joined in the studio by Kimberly Wyatt (starring in the new CBBC show "Almost Never") and Costa Book award winner Hilary McKay - plus we hear from Diary Of A Wimpy Kid!

Duration:00:27:33

Singer-Songwriter Emily Burns & 'Bumblebee' Stars

12/30/2018
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George welcomes into the studio singer-songwriter Emily Burns (Conor's Next Big Thing for the Pop 7 at 7), as well as Hailee Steinfield and Travis Knight of the brand new 'Bumblebee' film!

Duration:00:15:38

Mary Poppins, Kidz Bop Kids & Father Christmas Update

12/23/2018
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George welcomes the cast of Mary Poppins, the entire Kidz Bop group and, of course, Father Christmas, into the studio!

Duration:00:19:52

'Elf on the Shelf', Thumbelina & 'Fuller House' Star!

12/16/2018
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George welcomes into the studio Chanda Bell, agent of Santa Claus, to tell us all about the Elf on the Shelf campaign, Katrina Bryan who is Thumbelina in the CBeebies Christmas Show, & child star of the Netflix series 'Fuller House', Elias Harger!

Duration:00:22:03

Danny Wallace, "Billionaire Boy" and a Santa Claus Update!

12/9/2018
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It's a big day on the Fun Kids Download; we decide that Danny Wallace has been in so often it's about time he becomes a member of staff, Sean chats to the star of the new play adaptation of David Walliams' 'Billionaire Boy' - Ryan Heenan - plus it seems that Santa is quite enjoying the podcast life!

Duration:00:21:01

Father Christmas, Stephen Butler & Molly Rainford

12/2/2018
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Bringing together an author, a popstar and Father Christmas is what the Fun Kids Download is all about (we promise this isn't the start of a bad joke ...) George hears from Stephen Butler about his new 'Dog Diaries' book - 'Happy Howlidays', from Molly Rainford about her single 'I Like You' being Conor's Next Big Thing, AND Father Christmas himself about his first podcast!

Duration:00:16:05

Fantastic Beasts, Stephen Mulhern & Nativity Rocks!

11/25/2018
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The Fun Kids Download welcomes the stars of 'Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald' Dan Fogler & Alison Sudol, TV presenter Stephen Mulhern to tell us all about the school play competition of a lifetime, and lead actor in 'Nativity Rocks!' Simon Lipkin - it's a busy show for George!

Duration:00:21:34

Ben Miller, David Solomons & Charity Dreamflight

11/18/2018
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George is joined in the studio by actor, comedian and author Ben Miller who has a brand new book out, as well as author David Solomons who has written a Dr Who book ... Dan also pops into the studio to catch up with Ollie Wade; a volunteer for the incredible children's charity Dreamflight who have a brand new charity single out! You can find out more about Dreamflight here.

Duration:00:39:49

Benedict Cumberbatch, Matt Haig & Embassy of the Dead!

11/11/2018
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George has the star of 'The Grinch' in the studio, the latest book from Matt Haig and the next chapter in 'Embassy of the Dead' by will Mabbitt!

Duration:00:27:30

Jacqueline Wilson, Celia Rees & Embassy of the Dead!

11/4/2018
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Two giants of the book industry are joining George today! Both Jacqueline Wilson and Celia Rees have brand new books out which you can hear all about. Plus, George introduces a new story, 'Embassy of the Dead' by Will Mabbitt.

Duration:00:42:47

Amelia Fang, A Circus Ringmaster & Become A Sports Commentator!

10/28/2018
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George is joined in the studio by an unlikely group! David Willamson is a ringmaster for a circus, Laura Ellen Anderson has released a new 'Amelia Fang' book, and King Flashypants is well ... King Flashypants! Plus Anna Louise learns how you could become the next sport commentator superstar!

Duration:00:42:11

Blue Peter, King Flashypants & A Superhero Scientist!

10/21/2018
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George will be joined by Lindsey and Radzi off Blue Peter to celebrate the show's 60th birthday, as well as a superhero scientist and King Flashypants!

Duration:00:44:22

Raven-Symoné, Vashti Harrison & King Flashypants Returns!

10/14/2018
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George has a packed studio today! Raven-Symoné will be in, speaking to Anna Louise about Series 2 of 'Raven's Home', Bex is chatting to author Vashti Harrison, and we'll finally learn what happens in 'King Flashypants'!

Duration:00:47:46

Johnny English Stars, Murder Mystery Author & King Flashypants

10/7/2018
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George is joined by the usual line up of stars, celebrities and troublemakers including Rowan Atkinson & Ben Miller, Robin Stevens, King Flashypants, and our very own Bex from the Club!

Duration:00:41:10

Authors Kate Wiseman & Cornelia Funke. Plus! Wizards Of Once Continues

9/30/2018
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Two incredible authors are visiting Fun Kids: Kate Wiseman, author of the 'Gangster School' series, and Cornelia Funke who has a new book out - 'The Glass of Lead & Gold'! Plus, Sean is dropping by to tell George all about the Fun Kids Gaming Show and Wizards of Once continues ...

Duration:00:30:05

'The Legend of Kevin' Creators, Film Star Owen Vaccaro & Wizards Of Once Continues!

9/23/2018
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Where do we begin?! Bex is chatting to 'The Legend of Kevin' author and illustrator, Philip Reeve and Sarah McIntyre, Conor is catching up with the child star of 'The House With A Clock In Its Walls' and Cressida Cowell's story 'Wizards of Once' continues! Plus, Dan just couldn't resist gatecrashing George's show ...

Duration:00:29:11

Alesha Dixon, Nina Nesbitt & A New Story Quest!

9/16/2018
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What a busy week it's been for the Fun Kids presenters! Dan met Alesha Dixon, Conor chatted to Nina Nesbitt, Bex caught up with author Emma Shevah - the list goes on! Hear it all here!

Duration:00:28:37

US vs UK and laying Britain's railway lines!

3/11/2018
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This week on the Fun Kids Download, Robot is asking 'what gets wetter the more it dries?'. What's the difference between the British Prime Minister and the American President? Do you know? We find out all the similarities and differences between the two in the US vs UK Slamdown. Plus, Dan and Bex are on a train journey. And as the train travels through towns and the countryside, it’s got them wondering about how the lines were built across all the different types of landscape. Finally, Sir...

Duration:00:16:03

Slime and what is the longest word in the dictionary?

3/4/2018
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This week on the Fun Kids Download, Robot has a confusing riddle! Bex and Dan are taking a trip on a train and learning that in the future the railways are going to have to change and the painting explorers are looking at what happens when a famous painting gets damaged. Finally, Sir Sidney McSprocket explores how slime is manufactured!

Duration:00:13:59

HRVY and the Tooth Fairy

2/25/2018
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All the big guests this week on the Fun Kids Download - singing superstar HRVY joins Sean in the studio to chat all about his most embarrassing moment ever and the 'deep chats' going down on The Vamps Night & Day Tour. Plus an exclusive interview the one and only Tooth Fairy! The painting explorers are looking at The Cricifixion by Jacob di Cioni and Sir Sidney McSprocket finds out how balloons are made.

Duration:00:23:27