DiscoverKids Guide to Transport
Kids Guide to Transport
Claim Ownership

Kids Guide to Transport

Author: Fun Kids

Subscribed: 43Played: 136
Share

Description

Bex and Dan from Fun Kids learn all about the future of Britain's railways, from signals to trains and tracks, and highways, from roads to traffic flows. 

This is a podcast from the UK's children's radio station, Fun Kids.
53 Episodes
Reverse
The Roundel is super famous and very recognisable, I bet you've seen it yourself before! But what is it? Let's find out all about it with some help from London Transport Museum. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
How much do you know about the famous London Underground Map? Let's find out all about it with some help from London Transport Museum. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
What is Moquette?

What is Moquette?

2020-09-0601:23

Ever heard of Moquette? No?! Well you've definitely seen it! Let's find out all about it with some help from London Transport Museum. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
The Q-Stock Train

The Q-Stock Train

2020-08-1701:25

Find out all about the Q-Stock train that now lives in London Transport Museum! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Find out all about the Garden Seat Type Horse Bus that now lives in London Transport Museum's Acton Depot! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Learn all about the Metropolitan Railway’s Milk Van No. 3 that now lives in London Transport Museum's Acton Depot! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
There are lots of signs and markers to keep us safe when around the railway, including on the platform at railway stations. Cousin Callum seems determined to break the rules, and Ella and Jack have to warn him of the dangers… See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Train yards and sidings can be interesting places, especially if you are fond of railways.  But when Sienna wanted to take a closer look, Ella and Jack had to remind her of the dangers even though the trains aren’t moving. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
It’s blackberry season and Nan’s making her famous jam.  Ella and Jack are helping her pick fruit in a nearby wood.  They find out that even adults like Gran can learn a few things about safety around railways… See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
It’s Ella’s birthday, and dad has bought her some helium balloons.  On the way to lunch, Ella nearly puts herself in danger when they float near the railway. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jack and Ella have started a new school which means a new route home - past a freight yard.  They find out that not all kids are as careful as they are, when it comes to safety around the tracks. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ella and Jack are on holiday at a caravan park.  It’s fun making friends and that includes four-legged ones! But when Max the dog runs off, they nearly put themselves in danger. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Lots of people like their gadgets, and adults especially love their mobile phones.  When Dad drops his phone from the station platform, Ella and Jack have to stop him putting himself in danger. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ella and Jack know all about safety near railways but cousin Callum thinks he knows better.  He might be older but is he wiser? See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ella and Jack are playing outside with their friends and having such a good time that Sienna forgets the rules about safety near railways.  Luckily Jack sees her in time to stop her putting herself in danger. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jack and Ella call themselves the Track Pack. They know how to stay safe around the railways – but not everyone does! One day they manage to teach their Uncle Dave a thing or two. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dan & Bex have been on an amazing road trip and learnt all about roads along the way! They both had LOADS of questions before they started and it looks like you guys do too, so in this special podcast Dan & Bex are answering your questions all about roads. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Bex and Dan are on a road trip finding and think about what makes a really great road. They've decided that a great road is for everyone - not just cars! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Making Roads Useful

Making Roads Useful

2020-02-1303:56

Dan and Bex are getting a bit lost. They found out that some roads are more helpful than others. It seems a great road has to be useful - not useless! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Making Roads Safe

Making Roads Safe

2020-02-1204:10

Bex and Dan are on a road. An accident ahead has slowed things down and has got them thinking about why it's important for roads to be safe and how this can be achieved.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
loading
Comments 
Download from Google Play
Download from App Store