Podcast

Story Shed - Children's stories podcast for kids of all ages - perfect for the whole family, school and bedtime

Children's storytelling podcast for kids of all ages. A new and original story each episode. Stories with a heart, designed to encourage discussion... Perfect for teachers and parents! A family friendly podcast which can be used for school assemblies, car journeys, bedtime, anytime! Proud member of Kids Listen, a grass roots organisation promoting content just for children. Your new favourite kid's podcast!

Episodes

  • Shrew Do You Think You Are?

    Nov 17 2019

    Episode twenty of Story Shed, a storytelling podcast for children of all ages. This episode features Shrew Do You Think You Are? - a story about Shrewart, a shrew whose world is turned upside down when he meets Shrewdy - another shrew who makes him realise his family are a little different to the norm...Once again, after the story we are joined by Little Helpers, Bel and Ida, to discuss the story -  parents and teachers, please pause the podcast and do the same with your little ones. E...more

  • Grandad Beard

    Sep 26 2019

    Episode nineteen of Story Shed, a storytelling podcast for children of all ages. This episode features Grandad Beard - a story about a grandad with a big beard, a very big beard indeed. So big, in fact, he uses it to keep things in - pens, sandwiches, light bulbs; whatever you need, Grandad Beard is sure to have it tucked up in his beard somewhere...Once again, after the story we are joined by Little Helpers, Bel and Ida, to discuss the story -  parents and teachers, please pause the p...more

  • Be More Girly, Shirley

    Sep 12 2019

    Episode eighteen of Story Shed, a storytelling podcast for children of all ages. This episode features Be More Girly, Shirley - a story about a little girl who doesn't like 'girly' things - she finds it difficult to fit in and has to deal with people always telling her to 'Be more girly, Shirley'. Surely Shirley can be Shirley without being girly? Once again, after the story we are joined by Little Helpers, Bel and Ida, to discuss the story -  parents and teachers, please pause th...more

  • Down Town

    Jun 30 2019

    Episode seventeen of Story Shed, a storytelling podcast for children of all ages. This episode features Down Town - a story about all the different jobs in a typical town, and one man, Mark, who doesn't have a job...or even a home. Will he get the help he needs to get himself out of his situation? Once again, after the story we are joined by Leo and Bel, the Little Helpers to discuss the story -  parents and teachers, please pause the podcast and do the same with your little ones....more

  • What's Your Favourite?

    May 12 2019

    Episode sixteen of Story Shed, a storytelling podcast for children of all ages. This episode features What's Your Favourite? - a rhyme about choosing some of your favourite things in the world. What's your favourite ice cream flavour? Where's your favourite place to be? What's your favourite smell? Join us as we consider some of these vital questions! Once again, after the story we are joined again by Bel, Leo and Ida to discuss some of their favourite things - parents and teachers, pl...more

  • Ida's Dreams

    Apr 12 2019

    Episode fifteen of Story Shed, a storytelling podcast for children of all ages. Celebrating one year of Story Shed! Whoop Whoop! This episode features Ida's Dreams - a rhyming story about a busy, busy little girl who gets up to all sorts of fun during the day (gloves made of mud, anyone?). But it's at nighttime when her real adventures begin - whatever object she falls asleep with determines where she goes. What kingdom, what jungle, what planet will she explore? Join us and dive into Ida's...more

  • Mo Porridge, Mo Problems

    Mar 11 2019

    Episode fourteen of Story Shed, a storytelling podcast for children of all ages. This episode features Mo Porridge, Mo Problems. A rhyming story inspired by the folktale The Magic Porridge Pot. Mo and his family don't have much money but their fortunes change when Mo is presented with an incredible gift. But who is watching Mo from the bushes? Who has their eyes on that magic pot?   Once again, after the story we are joined again by Leo and Bel to discuss the main themes and messages of the...more

  • José Noway

    Feb 10 2019

    Episode thirteen of Story Shed, a storytelling podcast for children of all ages. This episode features a little boy called José who is afraid to try new things. His response to any invitation is always 'no'. Can a girl who joins his school change his ways? Or is José destined to live a life free from adventure?  Once again, after the story we are joined again by Leo and Bel to discuss the main themes and messages of the story - parents and teachers, please pause and do the same with your li...more

  • Hana Claus

    Dec 16 2018

    Episode twelve of Story Shed, a storytelling podcast for children of all ages. This festive episode features Hana Claus. A rhyming story about Santa's long forgotten sister, Hana. She has spent her life stuck in the offices of the North Pole, running Brand Claus. Will she ever realise her dream of making toys and delivering them to children around the world, just like her famous brother?  Once again, after the story we are joined again by Leo and Bel to discuss the main themes and messages ...more

  • Phillip the Cat

    Nov 26 2018

    Episode eleven of Story Shed, a storytelling podcast for children of all ages. This episode features Phillip the Cat. A rhyming story about a cat who lives on the streets and has a rather unfortunate appearance. He gets kicked out of this home and that, all because he doesn't look like a normal cat. Will he find his way back to the house he once lived in? Will he ever see the girl with the tangled red hair again? Once again, after the story we are joined again by Leo and Bel to discuss the main ...more

  • Freckle Face Grace

    Oct 26 2018

    Episode ten of Story Shed, a storytelling podcast for children of all ages. This episode features Freckle Face Grace. A rhyming story about a girl called Grace who is embarrassed about the freckles on her face. When a new TV show comes to her school, could Grace be persuaded to think differently? This story was suggested by a listener and is the first Story Shed story to be inspired by one of you guys listening out there! Once again, after the story we are joined again by Leo and Bel to discuss ...more

  • Paul's Pencil

    Sep 27 2018

    Episode nine of Story Shed, a storytelling podcast for children of all ages. This episode features Paul's Pencil. A rhyming story inspired by the ancient Chinese story, The Magic Paintbrush. A tale about a young boy who finds a quite remarkable pencil in his local park - will this pencil bring him all that he desires? Once again, after the story we are joined again by Leo and Bel to discuss the main themes and messages of the story - parents and teachers, please pause and do the same with your l...more

  • Where's Your Punctuation Pamela?

    Aug 29 2018

    Episode eight of Story Shed, a storytelling podcast for children of all ages. This episode features Where's Your Punctuation Pamela? A rhyming story about a girl with a huge imagination and a passion for writing. However, her teacher is more interested in punctuation rather than her wonderful ideas. Will she be able to realise her full potential? Once again, after the story we are joined again by Leo and Bel to discuss the main themes and messages of the story - parents and teachers, please paus...more

  • Even Steven and Messy Jessy

    Jul 25 2018

    Episode seven of Story Shed, a storytelling podcast for children of all ages. This episode features Even Steven and Messy Jessy, a rhyming story about two very different siblings - one who is very organised and tidy and one who, well, isn't. Can Steven and Jessy live happily together or will their different personalities cause problems? Once again, after the story we are joined again by Leo and Bel to discuss the main themes and messages of the story - parents and teachers, please pause and do t...more

  • Mixed Up Mary

    Jul 12 2018

    Episode six of Story Shed, a storytelling podcast for children of all ages. This episode features Mixed Up Mary, a rhyming story about a young girl who enjoys some rather unusual food combinations (chicken fudge, anyone?) Other children don't take kindly to her eating habits, but will Mary have the last laugh? After hearing about Mary's life we are joined again by Leo and Bel to discuss the main themes and messages of the story - parents and teachers, please pause and do the same with your littl...more

  • Questjon

    Jun 07 2018

    Episode five of Story Shed, a storytelling podcast for children of all ages. This episode features Questjon, a rhyming story about an inquisitive boy called Jon whose parents are fed up of him asking so many questions. But could his relentless curiosity help save their lives? After hearing about Jon's adventures we are joined again by Leo and Bel to discuss the main themes and messages of the story - parents and teachers, please pause and do the same with your little ones. Enjoy!

  • Poor Dave

    May 07 2018

    Episode four of Story Shed, a storytelling podcast for children of all ages. This episode features Poor Dave, a rhyming story about a boy called Dave who is having a particularly bad day. Can he reverse his fortunes? After hearing about Dave's day we are joined again by Leo and Bel to discuss the main themes and messages of the story - parents and teachers, please pause and do the same with your little ones. Enjoy!

  • Moon Goose

    Apr 11 2018

    Episode three of Story Shed, a storytelling podcast for children of all ages. This episode features Moon Goose, a rhyming story about a restless goose desperate to reach the moon. After hearing about Goose's adventures we are joined again by Leo and Bel to discuss the main themes and messages of the story - parents and teachers, please pause and do the same with your little ones. Enjoy!

  • Isabella Umbrella

    Apr 11 2018

    Episode one of Story Shed - a new storytelling podcast for children of all ages. This episode features Isabella Umbrella, a rhyming story about a girl who has an unusual habit of carrying an umbrella everywhere she goes. Following the story we are joined by two little helpers to answer some questions and discuss the key events and themes (a perfect opportunity for parents and teachers to do the same with their little ones) We hope you enjoy!

  • Gary Ballerina

    Apr 11 2018

    Episode two of Story Shed - a storytelling podcast for children of all ages. This episode features Gary Ballerina, a rhyming story about a boy frustrated by his unusual surname. Once again, after the story we are joined by Leo and Bel in order to discuss the tale and answer some questions (a chance for parents and teachers listening to do the same) Enjoy!