Weekend Breakfast 18th Feb!

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Another busy (and relatively normal) show this morning with Johnny. Here’s the best bits!

It began with an insight into the childhoods of Prince George and Princess Charlotte:

Celebrity Birthdays:

  • John Travolta, scientologist actor, made his name in ‘Saturday Night Fever’ and went on to star in ‘Pulp Fiction’ via ‘Grease’ (64)
  • Colin Jackson, Welsh 110 metres hurdles runner, former Olympic champion, was a finalist on “Strictly Come Dancing” in 2005 (51)
  • Jermaine Jenas,  England midfielder, Ex QPR and Spurs player – now
    retired (35)

The newspaper front & back pages today:

Yesterday, we had a visit from the Chinese New Year lion/dragon in the studio, this was Johnny’s reaction:

We were also lucky enough to receive a visit from the Basildon Roundtable yesterday, it was so fun that we thought we would re-live the experience;

In the second hour, we learnt about some Chinese New Year superstitions:

This week’s Trump Sings:

Ralphy Ralph Dog has been exploring this week:

Some things you didn’t know this time last week:

  • Oxford could become the first city in the UK to charge visitors a £1-per-night
    tourist tax
  • Coffee shops are banning laptops in a bid to stop freelance workers from
    loitering inside and taking up their tables
  • A third of primary school children are not going to sleep until around midnight
  • 83% of young people in Britain claim they will never be able to buy their own

In hour 3, we learnt all about the Queen’s daily routine:

And heard what happened when Poppy and Abbey met community radio legend, Lol Gellor:

Same time next week, see you on Sunday!

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