The Santa Daily

The Santa Daily

By Fun Kids & Father Christmas

Ho ho ho! It’s nearly December which means Santa Claus is getting ready for his big day! He’s telling us all about what he’s doing in the lead-up to December 25th and is chatting about all the things he likes most about his favourite time of year. (Hint: Mince pies.)

Episodes

What's Santa been up to?

Bet you weren't expecting to hear from Santa at the start of March!  He's telling us what he's doing, including keeping track of your birthday presents (so he doesn't deliver you duplicate presents at Christmas!) and washing his hands.
23/03/201m 50s

BONUS: The Space Programme

Subscribe to The Space Programme by searching for it wherever you're listening to this or by tapping here: https://podfollow.com/tsp The Space Programme is a brand new radio drama from the UK's children's radio station, Fun Kids. Listen to it wherever you get your podcasts and hear it first, 4:30pm every Friday on Fun Kids.
21/02/209m 29s

Dec 25th – Merry Christmas!

Santa's on Fun Kids, the UK's children's radio station, from 10am to noon on December 25th 2019. To find out more about The Santa Daily podcast and get in touch with Santa himself, visit http://funkidslive.com/santa
25/12/191m 22s

Dec 24th – The big night!

Tonight's the big night! Santa's spent the entire year planning for today and the atmosphere in the North Pole is great as he prepares for his big journey. But Santa has a favour to ask...  To find out more about The Santa Daily podcast and get in touch with Santa himself, visit http://funkidslive.com/santa
24/12/195m 14s

Dec 23rd – All about Reindeer

Santa's reindeer have a huge night ahead of them tomorrow so Santa's given them the day off to eat as many carrots and watch as many Christmas movies as they like!  To find out more about The Santa Daily podcast and get in touch with Santa himself, visit http://funkidslive.com/santa
23/12/194m 58s

Dec 22nd – Santa's favourite Christmas present

Santa tells us what his favourite type of Christmas present is and answers a question from a Santa Daily listener in Adelaide!  To find out more about The Santa Daily podcast and get in touch with Santa himself, visit http://funkidslive.com/santa
22/12/193m 31s

Dec 21st – Santa's magic key

Over half of the houses in the world don't have chimneys so how does Santa get in? He tells us all!  To find out more about The Santa Daily podcast and get in touch with Santa himself, visit http://funkidslive.com/santa
21/12/195m 21s

Dec 20th – Most popular presents

The elves are thinking about presents past as they get ready for the big day! From My Little Pony to Star Wars toys and more, Santa recalls some of his faves and gives us a little hint as to what's next... LEGO, Paw Patrol and Barbie!  To find out more about The Santa Daily podcast and get in touch with Santa himself, visit http://funkidslive.com/santa
20/12/194m 43s

Dec 19th – Christmas dinner

Only six days to go and everyone at the North Pole is getting very excited! Today, Santa's talking about all the food we eat at Christmas from turkeys to veggie options and more. To find out more about The Santa Daily podcast and get in touch with Santa himself, visit http://funkidslive.com/santa
19/12/192m 48s

Dec 18th – Christmas lights

One of the things Santa loves about Christmas the most is Christmas lights! The tree in the North Pole is looking even more spectacular this year thanks to Mrs. Claus...  To find out more about The Santa Daily podcast and get in touch with Santa himself, visit http://funkidslive.com/santa
18/12/194m 38s

Dec 17th – Your letters

Have you sent a letter to Santa this year? If you have and you haven't had a reply yet, don't worry! Santa's definitely got your letter. In this episode, he explains why he can't reply to them all and answers some! To find out more about The Santa Daily podcast and get in touch with Santa himself, visit http://funkidslive.com/santa
17/12/192m 53s

Dec 16th – Sleigh MOT

The elves are busying checking the sleigh is in good working order ahead of Santa's trip around the world on Christmas eve. Plus, Santa's top elf will be telling us all about aerodynamics!  To find out more about The Santa Daily podcast and get in touch with Santa himself, visit http://funkidslive.com/santa
16/12/195m 40s

Dec 15th - Eco-friendly Christmas

With just ten days to go until the big day, Santa’s telling us about how to be environmentally friendly this Christmas!  To find out more about The Santa Daily podcast and get in touch with Santa himself, visit http://funkidslive.com/santa
15/12/192m 32s

Dec 14th - Santalite navigation

Santa’s looking at what the weather might have in store for his around-the-world trip! We’re also finding out why Rudolph’s nose shines so bright.  To find out more about The Santa Daily podcast and get in touch with Santa himself, visit http://funkidslive.com/santa
14/12/194m 57s

Dec 13th – Christmas food

With only 12 days until Christmas, Santa's telling us about his favourite Christmas food, from puddings to hot chocolate and more!  To find out more about The Santa Daily podcast and get in touch with Santa himself, visit http://funkidslive.com/santa
13/12/192m 41s

Dec 12th – How does Santa travel the world?

There are so many houses to get to all over the world, it takes quite a lot of careful planning to make sure Santa gets them all!  To find out more about The Santa Daily podcast and get in touch with Santa himself, visit http://funkidslive.com/santa
12/12/195m 29s

Dec 11th – What's your favourite Christmas movie?

There's nothing better than sitting down and putting on a good Christmas movie! Which one's your favourite? Santa tells us his – and tells us how he's in so many places at once – like movies, shops and more!  To find out more about The Santa Daily podcast and get in touch with Santa himself, visit http://funkidslive.com/santa
11/12/192m 43s

Dec 10th – Mince pies!

There's lots of yummy food around Christmastime – including one of Santa's favourites: Mince pies! He tells us why he loves mince pies and milk and reminds us to leave a carrot for Rudolph, his red-nosed reindeer.  To find out more about The Santa Daily podcast and get in touch with Santa himself, visit http://funkidslive.com/santa
10/12/195m 21s

Dec 9th — Christmas trees and elf food

Is your Christmas tree up? Seeing trees is one of Santa’s favourite things when he enters your home! Plus Santa’s answering your questions in Ask Santa Anything! To find out more about The Santa Daily podcast and get in touch with Santa himself, visit http://funkidslive.com/santa
09/12/192m 36s

Dec 8th — Gift giving

Santa’s telling all about the gifts he likes to see in his sleigh! Some of his faves include thought out presents for friends and family! To find out more about The Santa Daily podcast and get in touch with Santa himself, visit http://funkidslive.com/santa
08/12/194m 40s

Dec 7th — How fast does Santa move?

Santa gives us the low-down on what’s going on in the North Pole with less than two weeks until his big day. Today, we find out how Santa gets around the world so quickly and he’s answering one of your questions in Ask Santa Anything!  To find out more about The Santa Daily podcast and get in touch with Santa himself, visit http://funkidslive.com/santa
07/12/194m 43s

Dec 6th – Santa, Father Christmas or something else?

Santa gets called lots of things! Santa, Father Christmas, Papa Noel – there's loads of different names for the big man. Today, Santa's revealing what name he prefers...  We're also visiting his sleigh so we can find out how he delivers presents on December 24th! To find out more about The Santa Daily podcast and get in touch with Santa himself, visit http://funkidslive.com/santa
06/12/195m 21s

Dec 5th – New toys this Christmas!

Santa's elves have set up a recording studio at the North Pole. He's giving us updates as he prepares for his busiest day of the year. In this episode, we're hearing all about the types of toys his elves are knocking up!  To find out more about The Santa Daily podcast and get in touch with Santa himself, visit http://funkidslive.com/santa
05/12/192m 34s

Dec 4th – Snow, snow, snow!

Santa's sending us more updates from the North Pole as his big day gets closer. Today he's telling us all about snow, including some of the world's largest snowfalls! To find out more about The Santa Daily podcast and get in touch with Santa himself, visit http://funkidslive.com/santa
04/12/194m 49s

Dec 3rd – All About Reindeer

Santa and his helpers are getting ready to clean the reindeer ahead of their big day! Do you know all of their names? Santa's going to be testing you!  We also hear from Audrina who asks if she's on the nice or naughty list...  To find out more about The Santa Daily podcast and get in touch with Santa himself, visit http://funkidslive.com/santa
03/12/192m 31s

Dec 2nd – Introducing the Science of Christmas

Santa's set up a recording studio at the North Pole and is making a podcast every day in December! Today he's telling introducing us to Santamory, an elf at the North Pole who's telling us all about the science behind Christmas.  To find out more about The Santa Daily podcast and get in touch with Santa himself, visit http://funkidslive.com/santa
02/12/195m 13s

Dec 1st – The Countdown to Christmas is on!

Although he’s a really busy man, Santa’s elves have set up a recording studio at the North Pole and Santa’s agreed to tell us all about what he’s up to every day in the countdown to Christmas!  We’ll be learning more about the North Pole and Christmas around the world, and we’ll also be chatting about all the things that Santa likes most about this time of year. Plus, Santamory is here to tell us all about the science of Christmas and ways he can get toys delivered to you! To find out more and get in touch with Santa, visit http://funkidslive.com/santa
01/12/192m 15s

Santa's getting ready for Christmas!

Santa's been resting over the quiet summer months and is now gearing up for his busiest time of the year.  This is the first time he's stepped into his studio since 2018 and he's telling us what to expect from his daily updates this year.  If you want to write to Santa or have a question for him then leave a review in Apple Podcasts. Remember to be nice – he's checking his list twice!  Subscribe wherever you're listening to this so that you never miss an episode of The Santa Daily podcast. Daily updates begin December 1st 2019.
04/11/193m 48s

Dec 25th – Merry Christmas!

Wherever you are and whatever you're doing today, Merry Christmas from Santa himself! Ho ho ho! Thanks to Father Christmas and all of the elves at the North Pole for helping Santa record his podcasts every day. They were delivered to you by Fun Kids, the UK's children's radio station, and Devaweb, with a heavy dose of Christmas magic.
25/12/183m 54s

Dec 24th – He's coming tonight!

There's only one more sleep until the big day and Santa's super excited! It's the day his journey around the world gets underway. Tonight, he'll be in your house, delivering to 5,000 homes every second! Santa's got a couple of last requests before before he takes off though... To find out more and get in touch with Santa, visit http://funkidslive.com/santa 
24/12/184m 58s

Dec 23rd – Reindeer food

Two days to go! Hopefully you've done all your shopping by now, but if not, you have tomorrow to pack in that last bit of buying. Perhaps pop to the supermarket too so that you can buy some yummy carrots for the reindeer and a mince pie for Santa himself.  The big man's also answering your questions. Find out what Santa gets up to in January (hint: sunshine!) and what he's buying Mrs. Claus... To find out more and get in touch with Santa, visit http://funkidslive.com/santa 
23/12/183m 26s

Dec 22nd – Coolest presents this year

Can you believe it's only three days until Christmas? The reindeer are asleep, resting for the big day ahead!  One of Santa's favourite presents this year are smart speakers! They're speakers you can control with your voice. You might call yours Alexa, or it might be made by Google! Along with asking for the news, weather, and songs, you can also ask to hear Fun Kids, the UK's children's radio station. Just say "Alexa (or Ok Google), play Fun Kids" To find out more and get in touch with Santa, visit http://funkidslive.com/santa 
22/12/184m 17s

Dec 21st – Elves on shelves

Four sleeps to go! Along with chatting about mistletoe, Santa's telling us about how all the elves are prepping your presents!  He also answers your questions about elves on the shelves and how old Santa is! To find out more and get in touch with Santa, visit http://funkidslive.com/santa 
21/12/183m 11s

Dec 20th – Santa's high-tech sleigh

Santamory's back and is helping us explore the science and technology behind Christmas that makes the festive period so magical – plus Santa's telling us all about yummy Christmas food! To find out more and get in touch with Santa, visit http://funkidslive.com/santa 
20/12/184m 22s

Dec 19th – Delivery rounds!

Ever wondered how Santa makes all the stops on his trip and why he does them in that order? It's time to find out!  Plus we're heading to a radio station in Malta to find out about their Christmas traditions! Find out more at http://funkidslive.com/santa 
19/12/186m 7s

Dec 18th – Christmas movies

There's nothing better than getting snuggled up on the sofa at Christmas, watching your fave flick!  To find out more and get in touch with Santa, visit http://funkidslive.com/santa 
18/12/185m 22s

Dec 17th – All about Christmas lights!

You might have been to a Christmas light switch-on this festive season! But have you ever wondered why we have Christmas lights or why they work they way they do?  Santa's finding out and he's telling you!  To find out more and get in touch with Santa, visit http://funkidslive.com/santa 
17/12/184m 17s

Dec 16th – Santa's sleigh

He's given it a new lick of paint and even added some comfy seats – it's Santa's sleigh, of course! It's time to give it a test drive... To find out more and get in touch with Santa, visit http://funkidslive.com/santa 
16/12/182m 52s

Dec 15th – What's the weather?

We're looking at the weather today! It may be 10 days until Christmas but Santa's gear is already giving him some clues in the countdown to the big day! To find out more and get in touch with Santa, visit http://funkidslive.com/santa 
15/12/185m 52s

Dec 14th – Letters to Santa

Writing to Santa is part and parcel of the festive season. Santa loves reading your letters and shares them with Ms. Claus too! Of course, Santa's got an internet connection in the North Pole and we've been asking for your letters online. He's answering some of those. To find out more and get in touch with Santa, visit http://funkidslive.com/santa 
14/12/183m 33s

Dec 13th – 12 Days of Christmas

We're getting closer and closer to the big day and Santa's getting busier and busier!  Today he's telling us all about the Twelve Days of Christmas. They run from December 25th to January 6th. You might know the rhyme – the one that includes five gold rings! To find out more and get in touch with Santa, visit http://funkidslive.com/santa 
13/12/184m 43s

Dec 12th – How does Santa get into your house?

How does Santa get into your house if you don't have a chimney? The answer is simple... with the Magic Key, of course! (Sometimes he'll even use it if you've got a chimney – someone really likes those mince pies!)  Santa's also answering your questions! To find out more and get in touch with Santa yourself, visit http://funkidslive.com/santa 
13/12/182m 54s

Dec 11th – Wrapping paper and Rudolph's red nose!

The present-wrapping never stops at Santa HQ! Today, live from the North Pole, Santa's telling us all about one of the best bits of present-giving and getting: wrapping paper!  Whether you tear it off with your fists or carefully cut it to re-use it next year, there's nothing better than recieving a wrapped gift – anything could be inside!  Plus, Father Christmas' resident scientist Santamory is here and he's telling us all about Rudolph the red nose reindeer!  To find out more and get in touch with Santa, visit http://funkidslive.com/santa 
13/12/184m 38s

Dec 10th – Presents, presents, presents!

With only fifteen days to go until Santa's traversing the world and delivering loads of presents, it's time to learn all about, well, presents!  Find out all about popular gifts from the past and remember to tell Santa what you want, too – plus, we're hearing from people all around the world who celebrate Christmas in their own ways!  To find out more and get in touch with Santa, visit http://funkidslive.com/santa 
13/12/188m 40s

Dec 9th – Christmas stockings and gifts!

It's Sunday, December 9th 2018 in the North Pole and Father Christmas is busy making the fnal preparations in the countdown to his big day!  To find out more and get in touch with Santa, visit http://funkidslive.com/santa 
13/12/183m 55s

Dec 8th – Mince pies, turkey, and other Christmas food!

Santa's sending us more updates from the North Pole!  Today, we're finding out about Christmas food, including mince pies, Christmas pudding and Christmas cake! Of course, we can't forget Santa's reindeer and his very own personal request: a mince pie, a glass of milk, and some carrots. Plus Santa's answering your questions!  To find out more and get in touch with Santa, visit http://funkidslive.com/santa 
13/12/183m 19s

Dec 7th – Sharing presents with friends!

There's loads to celebrate every Christmas and one of those things is presents! But what's better than getting sackloads of presents? Sharing them! Plus, Santamory is here to tell us all about the science of Christmas and ways he can get toys delivered to you! To find out more and get in touch with Santa, visit http://funkidslive.com/santa 
13/12/184m 0s

Dec 6th – What's behind your advent door?

One of the best things about the countdown-to-Christmas (other than this podcast, obviously) is advent calendars! You can get loads of different types of advent calendars, from yummy chocolate ones to candles, LEGO and more...  Santa's finding out about those today in his very own podcast straight from the North Pole, The Santa Daily! To find out more about The Santa Daily podcast and get in touch with Santa himself, visit http://funkidslive.com/santa 
13/12/182m 20s

Dec 5th – Snow!

Another day, another update from Father Christmas! Santa's telling us all there is to know about the most wonderful time of the year, including its weather – snow! Did you know that the definition that the Met Office in the UK uses to define a white Christmas is for one snowflake to be observed falling in the 24 hours of 25 December somewhere in the UK? Now you do!  To find out more about The Santa Daily podcast and get in touch with Santa himself, visit http://funkidslive.com/santa 
13/12/184m 9s

Dec 4th – Everything you need to know about reindeer!

Santa's sending us more updates from the North Pole as his big day gets closer. Today he's telling us all about reindeer – the animals that help Santa pull his sleigh and deliver your presents!  To find out more about The Santa Daily podcast and get in touch with Santa himself, visit http://funkidslive.com/santa 
13/12/183m 14s

Dec 3rd – All about Christmas trees!

Santa's elves have set up a recording studio at the North Pole and the big man himself has agreed to create little updates for us in the countdown to December 25th.Today he's telling us about something he sees lots of as he's delivering presents: Christmas trees! From real ones to plastic ones, big ones and small, Father Christmas has seen them all. As if that wasn't enough, the smartest man in all of Christmas is here to tell us about wormholes and drones, Santamory! To find out more about The Santa Daily podcast and get in touch with Santa himself, visit http://funkidslive.com/santa 
13/12/185m 10s

Dec 2nd – Santa all over the world!

Santa's set up a recording studio at the North Pole and is making a podcast every day in December! Today he's telling us all about the different names he's known by all over the world, from Santa Claus to Saint Nicholas, Pere Noel, to Weihnachtsmann and more... To find out more about The Santa Daily podcast and get in touch with Santa himself, visit http://funkidslive.com/santa 
13/12/182m 5s

Dec 1st – The countdown to Christmas is on!

Although he’s a really busy man, Santa’s elves have set up a recording studio at the North Pole and Santa’s agreed to tell us all about what he’s up to every day in the countdown to Christmas!  We’ll be learning more about the North Pole and Christmas around the world, and we’ll also be chatting about all the things that Santa likes most about this time of year. Plus, Santamory is here to tell us all about the science of Christmas and ways he can get toys delivered to you! To find out more and get in touch with Santa, visit http://funkidslive.com/santa 
13/12/184m 38s

Santa's got his very own podcast! (TRAILER)

It's 2018 and everyone's got a podcast, even Santa Claus himself! He's going to be sharing news, competitions, and loads more from the North Pole in the run up to the big man's big day!  Remember to subscribe so you don't miss any updates from Santa HQ. To find out more and get in touch with Santa, visit the website of his favourite radio station, Fun Kids, at http://funkidslive.com/santa 
13/12/182m 4s
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