The Space Programme

The Space Programme

By Fun Kids

A small Scottish island is shocked to find itself home to a brand new space program. When two tech entrepreneurs announce their plan to make one of the local kids the world’s first child astronaut, nothing is ever the same again. New episodes every week.

A Bafflegab Production for Fun Kids, supported by the Audio Content Fund.

Episodes

"You're cleared for take-off"

It’s the final test this week, as Lily, Vaughn and Jazmine pilot a VR shuttle simulation, while Kyle and Maddie do a spot of detective work… Credits Written by Eddie Robson, Produced and Directed by Simon Barnard, Sound Design by Mark Hendrick, Music by Edwin Sykes. A Bafflegab Production for Fun Kids, the UK's children's radio station, supported by the Audio Content Fund. Lily: Olivia Adams, Kyle: Andrew Marley, Jazmine: Ashleigh More, Vaughn: Dylan Blore, Maddie: Tiana Milne-Wilson, Stephanie/Claudia: Esme Bayley, Daniel: Mark Jeary, Michael: Robbie McIntosh, Jason: Graham Mackay-Bruce, Emma/Eve: Cat Crozier, Robbie: Andy Clark and Anne: Pauline Goldsmith.
22/05/208m 34s

"The human body wasn't meant to go into space"

Safely back on dry land this week, the remaining space program candidates suit up for basic astronaut training… and things don’t go to plan. Credits Written by Eddie Robson, Produced and Directed by Simon Barnard, Sound Design by Mark Hendrick, Music by Edwin Sykes. A Bafflegab Production for Fun Kids, the UK's children's radio station, supported by the Audio Content Fund. Lily: Olivia Adams, Kyle: Andrew Marley, Jazmine: Ashleigh More, Vaughn: Dylan Blore, Maddie: Tiana Milne-Wilson, Stephanie/Claudia: Esme Bayley, Daniel: Mark Jeary, Michael: Robbie McIntosh, Jason: Graham Mackay-Bruce, Emma/Eve: Cat Crozier, Robbie: Andy Clark and Anne: Pauline Goldsmith.
15/05/208m 42s

"This is going to be dangerous"

Kyle and Maddie are getting that sinking feeling, as they realise their ferry – which is transporting the shuttle to the island - is taking on water... Credits Written by Eddie Robson, Produced and Directed by Simon Barnard, Sound Design by Mark Hendrick, Music by Edwin Sykes. A Bafflegab Production for Fun Kids, the UK's children's radio station, supported by the Audio Content Fund. Lily: Olivia Adams, Kyle: Andrew Marley, Jazmine: Ashleigh More, Vaughn: Dylan Blore, Maddie: Tiana Milne-Wilson, Stephanie/Claudia: Esme Bayley, Daniel: Mark Jeary, Michael: Robbie McIntosh, Jason: Graham Mackay-Bruce, Emma/Eve: Cat Crozier, Robbie: Andy Clark and Anne: Pauline Goldsmith.
08/05/207m 16s

"We're sinking, aren't we?"

Kyle has realised that Maddie has given up hope of stopping the space program and run away... but can he find her? Credits Written by Eddie Robson, Produced and Directed by Simon Barnard, Sound Design by Mark Hendrick, Music by Edwin Sykes. A Bafflegab Production for Fun Kids, the UK's children's radio station, supported by the Audio Content Fund. Lily: Olivia Adams, Kyle: Andrew Marley, Jazmine: Ashleigh More, Vaughn: Dylan Blore, Maddie: Tiana Milne-Wilson, Stephanie/Claudia: Esme Bayley, Daniel: Mark Jeary, Michael: Robbie McIntosh, Jason: Graham Mackay-Bruce, Emma/Eve: Cat Crozier, Robbie: Andy Clark and Anne: Pauline Goldsmith.
01/05/208m 18s

"I'm not helping to promote your space rocket nonsense"

With all her efforts to stop the space program come to naught, Maddie takes desperate measures… Credits Written by Eddie Robson, Produced and Directed by Simon Barnard, Sound Design by Mark Hendrick, Music by Edwin Sykes. A Bafflegab Production for Fun Kids, the UK's children's radio station, supported by the Audio Content Fund. Lily: Olivia Adams, Kyle: Andrew Marley, Jazmine: Ashleigh More, Vaughn: Dylan Blore, Maddie: Tiana Milne-Wilson, Stephanie/Claudia: Esme Bayley, Daniel: Mark Jeary, Michael: Robbie McIntosh, Jason: Graham Mackay-Bruce, Emma/Eve: Cat Crozier, Robbie: Andy Clark and Anne: Pauline Goldsmith.
24/04/208m 25s

"I don't agree with what they've done"

The news of the space program's destruction of Lune’s natural habitats is everywhere – is the future of the project in doubt? Credits Written by Eddie Robson, Produced and Directed by Simon Barnard, Sound Design by Mark Hendrick, Music by Edwin Sykes. A Bafflegab Production for Fun Kids, the UK's children's radio station, supported by the Audio Content Fund. Lily: Olivia Adams, Kyle: Andrew Marley, Jazmine: Ashleigh More, Vaughn: Dylan Blore, Maddie: Tiana Milne-Wilson, Stephanie/Claudia: Esme Bayley, Daniel: Mark Jeary, Michael: Robbie McIntosh, Jason: Graham Mackay-Bruce, Emma/Eve: Cat Crozier, Robbie: Andy Clark and Anne: Pauline Goldsmith.
17/04/208m 52s

"This could turn the whole island against this project"

Maddie’s found the secret plans for the next stage of the space program on her parents’ computer. But while she’s trying to download them, a security guard approaches – will she be caught? Credits Written by Eddie Robson, Produced and Directed by Simon Barnard, Sound Design by Mark Hendrick, Music by Edwin Sykes. A Bafflegab Production for Fun Kids, the UK's children's radio station, supported by the Audio Content Fund. Lily: Olivia Adams, Kyle: Andrew Marley, Jazmine: Ashleigh More, Vaughn: Dylan Blore, Maddie: Tiana Milne-Wilson, Stephanie/Claudia: Esme Bayley, Daniel: Mark Jeary, Michael: Robbie McIntosh, Jason: Graham Mackay-Bruce, Emma/Eve: Cat Crozier, Robbie: Andy Clark and Anne: Pauline Goldsmith.
10/04/208m 32s

"...I think someone's coming"

This week, the next round of the competition to go into space gets physical… who’s going to make it through?  Credits Written by Eddie Robson, Produced and Directed by Simon Barnard, Sound Design by Mark Hendrick, Music by Edwin Sykes. A Bafflegab Production for Fun Kids, the UK's children's radio station, supported by the Audio Content Fund. Lily: Olivia Adams, Kyle: Andrew Marley, Jazmine: Ashleigh More, Vaughn: Dylan Blore, Maddie: Tiana Milne-Wilson, Stephanie/Claudia: Esme Bayley, Daniel: Mark Jeary, Michael: Robbie McIntosh, Jason: Graham Mackay-Bruce, Emma/Eve: Cat Crozier, Robbie: Andy Clark and Anne: Pauline Goldsmith.
03/04/208m 33s

"Going through to the next round are..."

The last we heard from Kyle, he was in danger of being trampled underfoot at the protest against the space program. Will anyone come to his rescue? Credits Written by Eddie Robson, Produced and Directed by Simon Barnard, Sound Design by Mark Hendrick, Music by Edwin Sykes. A Bafflegab Production for Fun Kids, the UK's children's radio station, supported by the Audio Content Fund. Lily: Olivia Adams, Kyle: Andrew Marley, Jazmine: Ashleigh More, Vaughn: Dylan Blore, Maddie: Tiana Milne-Wilson, Stephanie/Claudia: Esme Bayley, Daniel: Mark Jeary, Michael: Robbie McIntosh, Jason: Graham Mackay-Bruce, Emma/Eve: Cat Crozier, Robbie: Andy Clark and Anne: Pauline Goldsmith.
27/03/207m 43s

"Don't let them open the gates!"

As the islanders opposition to the space program grows more heated, Kyle bunks off school to join a protest at the construction site… what could possibly go wrong? Credits Written by Eddie Robson, Produced and Directed by Simon Barnard, Sound Design by Mark Hendrick, Music by Edwin Sykes. A Bafflegab Production for Fun Kids, the UK's children's radio station, supported by the Audio Content Fund. Lily: Olivia Adams, Kyle: Andrew Marley, Jazmine: Ashleigh More, Vaughn: Dylan Blore, Maddie: Tiana Milne-Wilson, Stephanie/Claudia: Esme Bayley, Daniel: Mark Jeary, Michael: Robbie McIntosh, Jason: Graham Mackay-Bruce, Emma/Eve: Cat Crozier, Robbie: Andy Clark and Anne: Pauline Goldsmith.
20/03/208m 25s

"Who put this fence here?"

Vaughn and Lily might want to go to space, but not all of their classmates are so keen. Battle lines are drawn, in the latest episode of the space program… Credits Written by Eddie Robson, Produced and Directed by Simon Barnard, Sound Design by Mark Hendrick, Music by Edwin Sykes. A Bafflegab Production for Fun Kids, the UK's children's radio station, supported by the Audio Content Fund. Lily: Olivia Adams, Kyle: Andrew Marley, Jazmine: Ashleigh More, Vaughn: Dylan Blore, Maddie: Tiana Milne-Wilson, Stephanie/Claudia: Esme Bayley, Daniel: Mark Jeary, Michael: Robbie McIntosh, Jason: Graham Mackay-Bruce, Emma/Eve: Cat Crozier, Robbie: Andy Clark and Anne: Pauline Goldsmith.
13/03/208m 25s

"This whole island's a conservation area"

As the media arrive on the island to report on the space program, the fallout from the Rice’s big announcement continues – and it turns out that not everyone is a fan of the idea… Credits Written by Eddie Robson, Produced and Directed by Simon Barnard, Sound Design by Mark Hendrick, Music by Edwin Sykes. A Bafflegab Production for Fun Kids, the UK's children's radio station, supported by the Audio Content Fund. Lily: Olivia Adams, Kyle: Andrew Marley, Jazmine: Ashleigh More, Vaughn: Dylan Blore, Maddie: Tiana Milne-Wilson, Stephanie/Claudia: Esme Bayley, Daniel: Mark Jeary, Michael: Robbie McIntosh, Jason: Graham Mackay-Bruce, Emma/Eve: Cat Crozier, Robbie: Andy Clark and Anne: Pauline Goldsmith.
06/03/208m 45s

"What's this about a competition?"

Tech entrepreneurs Daniel and Claudia Rice have announced they want to set up a space program on the Isle of Lune, and that a kid from the island will be on the maiden flight... but what do Daniel and Claudia’s own kids think? Credits Written by Eddie Robson, Produced and Directed by Simon Barnard, Sound Design by Mark Hendrick, Music by Edwin Sykes. A Bafflegab Production for Fun Kids, the UK's children's radio station, supported by the Audio Content Fund. Lily: Olivia Adams, Kyle: Andrew Marley, Jazmine: Ashleigh More, Vaughn: Dylan Blore, Maddie: Tiana Milne-Wilson, Stephanie/Claudia: Esme Bayley, Daniel: Mark Jeary, Michael: Robbie McIntosh, Jason: Graham Mackay-Bruce, Emma/Eve: Cat Crozier, Robbie: Andy Clark and Anne: Pauline Goldsmith.
28/02/208m 27s

"Wait, is that a helicopter?"

Our new drama series The Space Programme blasts off today! It’s the last day of the school holidays, and life is about to dramatically change for the kids on the tiny Scottish island of Lune... Credits Written by Eddie Robson, Produced and Directed by Simon Barnard, Sound Design by Mark Hendrick, Music by Edwin Sykes. A Bafflegab Production for Fun Kids, the UK's children's radio station, supported by the Audio Content Fund. Lily: Olivia Adams, Kyle: Andrew Marley, Jazmine: Ashleigh More, Vaughn: Dylan Blore, Maddie: Tiana Milne-Wilson, Stephanie/Claudia: Esme Bayley, Daniel: Mark Jeary, Michael: Robbie McIntosh, Jason: Graham Mackay-Bruce, Emma/Eve: Cat Crozier, Robbie: Andy Clark and Anne: Pauline Goldsmith.
21/02/208m 28s

The Space Programme blasts off February 21st

The Space Programme is a gripping new soap opera for children, in which a tiny island in the Irish Sea is surprised to find itself the base for a new space programme. When two tech entrepreneurs announce their plan to make one of the local kids the world’s first child astronaut, nothing is ever the same again. The Space Programme blasts off on February 21st at 4.30pm UTC. Written by Eddie Robson, Produced and Directed by Simon Barnard, Sound Design by Mark Hendrick, Music by Edwin Sykes. A Bafflegab Production for Fun Kids, supported by the Audio Content Fund. Lily: Olivia Adams, Kyle: Andrew Marley, Jazmine: Ashleigh More, Vaughn: Dylan Blore, Maddie: Tiana Milne-Wilson, Stephanie/Claudia: Esme Bayley, Daniel: Mark Jeary, Michael: Robbie McIntosh, Jason: Graham Mackay-Bruce, Emma/Eve: Cat Crozier, Robbie: Andy Clark and Anne: Pauline Goldsmith.
21/02/201m 51s
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