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Activity Quest is the weekly kids entertainment show from the UK's children's radio station Fun Kids. Join our presenters from across the UK as they give you interesting and fun things to keep you busy out-and-about and at home. There's celebrity interviews, stories and more. 

Activity Quest was previously Stuck at Home, the podcast that kept kids entertained in lockdown. You can hear the entire archive here too! 

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    • 3.0 • 2 Ratings

Activity Quest is the weekly kids entertainment show from the UK's children's radio station Fun Kids. Join our presenters from across the UK as they give you interesting and fun things to keep you busy out-and-about and at home. There's celebrity interviews, stories and more. 

Activity Quest was previously Stuck at Home, the podcast that kept kids entertained in lockdown. You can hear the entire archive here too! 

    Geocaching, surfing in Kent, and Cressida Cowell's Reading is Magic Festival

    Geocaching, surfing in Kent, and Cressida Cowell's Reading is Magic Festival

    Geocaching is a sport that involves finding hidden treasure in the real world using nothing but your phone. Sean gives it a go in this episode of Activity Quest and talks to Chris Ronan from Geocaching HQ in Seattle all about the game. 

    We're also talking to Fritha from the Reading is Magic Festival and Cressida Cowell. That's an online book festival that starts on the 27th September. It's packed with inspirational authors – you should definitely ask your teachers to put it on in the classroom! 

    George is telling us all about what's happening across the UK, including paying a visit to the World Museum in Liverpool to find out all about the stars and seas, and we also go surfing with Andrew (Shaggy) from Kent Surf School. 

    All of that, plus Anna Louise gives us an update from her Mini Farm all about the chick you named! 

    Tell us what you’re up to at FunKidsLive.com/ActivityQuest and we might use what you send us in a future episode. 

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    • 21 min
    Alpaca walking, Liz West's Colour-Ways, and foraging for food

    Alpaca walking, Liz West's Colour-Ways, and foraging for food

    In this episode:
    Anna Louise visits Reuthes, Lost Garden of Sevenoaks to find out about their enchanted forest, bushcraft, and she even gets to walk some alpacas... 
    Your artwork can be in a gallery! Bex chats to artist Liz West all about her exhibition that's waiting for us inside the Wilson Art Gallery and Museum in Cheltenham. She tells us how you can get involved by making and sending in your own art.
    George tells us what's on across the UK, including axe throwing in Lincoln, escape rooms in Norwich and a museum all about street-life and transport in Hull.
    Then we're back on Mini Motley Farm with Anna Louise and her mum, she's an author, her name is Ruth Doyle, and she's telling us all about foraging for food. Foraging is something you should grab a grown-up for, and remember not to eat anything you aren't certain about. 

    Tell us what you’re up to at FunKidsLive.com/ActivityQuest and we might use what you send us in a future episode. 

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    • 25 min
    Bowling, hula-hooping and Pearl has gone missing

    Bowling, hula-hooping and Pearl has gone missing

    In this episode: 
    Conor goes to TenPin in Gloucester to play a game of bowling. We also chat to bowling expert Helen and hear her tips on how to play.
    Activity Quest listener Delilah talks to her hula hooping instructor.
    George tells us about venues that are re-opening across the UK, including the UK's largest aquarium and a cathedral that wants you to help build a mini version...
    And speaking of miniature, Anna Louise is here and updating us on the animals on her miniature farm – and one of them's gone missing. Or has it?

    Tell us what you’re up to at FunKidsLive.com/ActivityQuest and we might use what you send us in a future episode. 

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    • 18 min
    Wildwood, RNLI lifeguards, and the chicken mansion

    Wildwood, RNLI lifeguards, and the chicken mansion

    Activity Quest is the podcast all about getting out-and-about. We know that lots of you are back at school or heading back to school soon but Activity Quest will still be here to keep you entertained and will be packed full of stuff to do on your weekends or in the next lot of holidays. 

    In this episode: 
    Anna Louise is off to Wildwood Trust in Kent to find out all about two brand new animal arrivals plus she learns all about the Junior Zookeper experience that you can do! 
    Activity Quest listener Libby pops down to the beach to talk to an RNLI lifeguard all about how to stay safe around the beach. 
    George tells us about softplay centres that are open around the UK, plus an aerospace centre in Bristol and a theme park, Adventure Island in Southend-on-Sea

    Tell us what you’re up to at FunKidsLive.com/ActivityQuest and we might use what you send us in a future episode. 

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    • 24 min
    Imperial War Museum and forest exploring

    Imperial War Museum and forest exploring

    Activity Quest is all about getting out and about this summer. In this episode... 
    Bex visits the Imperial War Museum in London to learn all about a new artwork installed on the floor of the museum by artist Ai Weiwei. 
    Dan returns to the Forest of Dean and speaks to Forestry England's Forest Ranger Clare about how we can enjoy spaces near us this summer.
    George tells us loads that you can get up to out-and-about, including visiting Drayton Manor and Cotswold Farm Park
    Sean suggests making your very own Activity Quest comic book if you're at home
    Anna-Louise updates us from her farm and tells us of a special rescue mission involving a band of guinea pig brothers!

    Tell us what you're up to at FunKidsLive.com/ActivityQuest and we might use what you send us in a future episode. 

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    • 22 min
    London Transport Museum, Pick Your Own and chilling on the farm

    London Transport Museum, Pick Your Own and chilling on the farm

    Activity Quest is all about getting out and about this summer, whatever the weather! In this episode: 
    Bex visits the London Transport Museum's depot in Acton to find out all about trains, busses and other forms of transport. 
    Sean tells us about a maize maze in Worcestershire, an island retreat owned by the National Trust in Poole and suggests an activity that might help you cool off in hot weather.
    George suggests something to do at home – why not try making your own travel magazine by cutting up or printing out some photos and making some mock reviews?
    Anna Louise talks to Amelia from Millets Farm in Oxfordshire all about Pick Your Own (PYO) which is open now, gives us some top fruit picking tips, and talks a little more about the animals.
    Then we're off to Anna's own farm to answer a question from Ava: how do you keep the animals cool in hot weather?

    Tell us what you're up to at FunKidsLive.com/ActivityQuest and we might use what you send us in a future episode. 

    Opening times and prices correct as of recording. Check before you travel.

    See omnystudio.com/policies/listener for privacy information.

    • 21 min

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