Ten radio programmes for P1, Reception, Nursery, Playgroups,
Crèches, Day Care and children listening at home. Through a mixture
of local stories, songs, poems and rhymes, and using familiar speech and
language, early skills and concepts for future use in literacy and numeracy
ARCHIVE - Although this series of Hurley Burley has finished, it is still available to borrow or purchase from the Audio Visual Recording service at SELB. For further information on how to order these programmes, visit our ordering page.
Remember to visit the Hurley Burley TV site where you can watch stories and songs from the popular TV series.
The Hurley-Burley Man introduces himself and his van, and encourages
the listeners to respond and to join in.
Story based, with associated rhymes, poems,
songs and music. Each programme invites the children to respond to direct
questions, to join in the actions or the words of the songs, to predict
outcomes, and to share in the enjoyment of a good story enhanced with
Traditional/Local (CH & EMU)
Personal, Social and Emotional Development
Awareness of the Environment
Creative Development (including music)
NB Activities and topics linked
to the above can be found at the end of each programme.