Breakfast Show- 5th Dec- Planes, Trains and Automobiles
Christian and Richie are off to Sas Fegas, via a plane, a train and an automobile. Well, it's a coach, but that doesn't have quite the same ring to it. Richie is very excited on hearing the news they'll be travelling on a double decker train, and they giv
Thursday, 05-Dec-13 06:00 UTC
Christian O'Connell Daily Choice Cuts
Today - the big announcement - the theme for the Christmas panto! Plus, another star name is added to the bill! The best bits from the Christian O'Connell Breakfast Show on Absolute Radio starring the OC, Richie, Mrs Doyle on travel, news hound Andrew Bai
Wednesday, 04-Dec-13 06:00 UTC
Breakfast - 3rd Dec - Hello? Is That Shane Richie?
Yesterday morning Christian confirmed David Tennant as our first BIG GUEST for this years Breakfast Pantomime... This morning, he revealed BIG GUEST number two - will Shane Richie please make his way to the stage!
Tuesday, 03-Dec-13 06:00 UTC
Breakfast - 2nd Dec - David Tennant is Back!
On this morning's show, Christian announces the first BIG GUEST for this year's Breakfast Show Pantomime... But another member of showbiz royalty is none too happy about this!
Monday, 02-Dec-13 06:00 UTC
Christian O'Connell Breakfast Show - 29th Nov - David Beckham
David Beckham: The OC chats to David Beckham and Richie announces he would like to give news man Andrew Bailey a brazillian.
Friday, 29-Nov-13 06:00 UTC
Breakfast - 28th Nov - Karaoke
Karaoke - OC and the team ask for karaoke versions of famous TV theme tunes and Christian asks for your questions to put to David Beckham as he heads off to interview the star after the show.
Thursday, 28-Nov-13 06:00 UTC
Christian O'Connell Daily Choice Cuts
Bad Superhero's: Bad Superhero's are the topic for today and OC is impressed with Richie's idea for 'Lid Man'.
Wednesday, 27-Nov-13 06:00 UTC
Christian O'Connell Daily Choice Cuts
The best bits from the Christian O'Connell Breakfast Show on Absolute Radio starring the OC, Richie, Mrs Doyle on travel, news hound Andrew Bailey and you the listener. Top guests on the podcasts include Ricky Gervais, David Tennant, The Stereophonics and
Tuesday, 26-Nov-13 06:00 UTC
Breakfast - 25th Nov - Shane Richie & Roundabouts
On this morning's show, Christian is joined by Shane Richie and (the other) Richie, AKA The Smug Gooner is banished to Elephant and Castle roundabout for his antics...
Monday, 25-Nov-13 06:00 UTC
Breakfast - 22 Nov - Huge Mistake
Huge Mistake: Christian admits to making a huge mistake on today's show and Richie reveals too much information...
Friday, 22-Nov-13 06:00 UTC
Breakfast - 21 Nov - Two Word Note
Two Word Note: If you were t write a two word note to your younger self what would you say? And another Richie theme tune has The OC in agony...
Thursday, 21-Nov-13 06:00 UTC
Breakfast - 20 Nov - Micky Flanagan
Micky Flanagan: Man of the moment on the comedy circuit joins Christian in the studio to talk about his new show, and how tins of beans help him with the growing problem of urban foxes...
Wednesday, 20-Nov-13 06:00 UTC
Breakfast - 19 Nov - Ring Finger
Ring Finger: The OC calls an intervention as Richie threatens to knock out a listener, Dave the Jeweller, in yesterdays show...
Tuesday, 19-Nov-13 06:00 UTC
Breakfast - 18th Nov - Birthday Song
Birthday Song: Christian tricks Richie into singing Happy Birthday to his daughter Lois...
Monday, 18-Nov-13 06:00 UTC
Breakfast - 15 Nov - Pointless Friendly
Pointless Friendly: OC and the team discuss the pointlessness of international friendlies in sport and we hear some amazing Joy of Texts...
Friday, 15-Nov-13 06:00 UTC
Breakfast - 14th November - What's in Your Garage?!
Thursday, 14-Nov-13 06:00 UTC
Breakfast - 13 Nov - Drew Peacock
Drew Peacock: After hearing that Russ Williams may have been "hacked" by a fake names listener, The OC tries to solve the mystery. Is Drew Peacock a real person...
Wednesday, 13-Nov-13 06:00 UTC
Breakfast - 12 Nov - Band Mergers
Band Mergers: Following the news that McFly and Busted have formed a new super group, McBusted, The OC collates funny imaginary merger band names. Meanwhile the team talk bribes, and David Dimbleby's tattoo...
Tuesday, 12-Nov-13 06:00 UTC
Breakfast - 11 Nov - Work Sleeping
Work Sleeping: Christian discovers that 25% of us sleep at work so we discover which of the listeners sleep at work. It's what their jobs are that worry the team! Luggage handler sleeping in the luggage hold???
Monday, 11-Nov-13 06:00 UTC
Breakfast - 08 Nov - Damian Lewis Says No
Damian Lewis Says No: So it's not looking good for Christian to get Damian Lewis onboard his idea so he looks elsewhere. Step forward Dame Judy Dench...
Friday, 08-Nov-13 06:00 UTC
Breakfast - 07 Nov - No. Brody.
One smug Gooner, what simple tasks haven't you mastered even as an adult, and still no Damian 'Brody' Lewis - time is running out!
Thursday, 07-Nov-13 06:00 UTC
Breakfast - 06 Nov - One Word, Catastrophic
One Word, Catastrophic: The OC get's Richie to come up with a new game show, which a listener very kindly reviews... no surprises that it didn't go down all too well...
Wednesday, 06-Nov-13 06:00 UTC
Breakfast - 05 Nov - Lost A Lead
Lost A Lead: Christian gains the perfect lead in his quest to talk to Homeland star Damian Lewis, only until Richie get's involved and messes it all up
Tuesday, 05-Nov-13 06:00 UTC
Breakfast - 04 Nov - Where's Damien Lewis?
Where's Damien Lewis? Christian gets the team and listeners to try and track down actor Damien Lewis as the OC has a secret offer waiting for him...
Monday, 04-Nov-13 06:00 UTC
Breakfast - 01 Nov - Friendrobe
Friendrobe:Today the OC is propositioned by Richie to take part in a new concept which they would share each others clothes shopping... OC isn't sure... at all...
Friday, 01-Nov-13 06:00 UTC
Breakfast - 31 Oct - Ghost Hunting
Ghost Hunting: Christian sends Richie to the haunted basement of Absolute Radio in the early hours of today with a team of ghost busters to see if the rumours are true...
Thursday, 31-Oct-13 06:00 UTC
Breakfast - 30 Oct - Preparation for Halloweird
Preparation for Halloweird: Today we prepare for our Halloween show where Richie will have spent a night in the haunted basement of One Golden Square. We hear from old colleague Polly who tells us her scary experience...
Wednesday, 30-Oct-13 06:00 UTC
Breakfast - 29 Oct - Ross Noble
Ross Noble: Christian has a very special guest on today's show in the form of the never not funny Ross Noble, who has a new show out on Dave...
Tuesday, 29-Oct-13 06:00 UTC
Breakfast - 28 Oct - The Great Storm
The Great Storm: Christian and the team react to the great storm and find out how the listeners coped...
Monday, 28-Oct-13 06:00 UTC
Breakfast - 18 Oct - Show Turmoil
Show Turmoil: Christian announces that show is official in turmoil... no guesses required to work out who has caused such a sour situation within the studio and amongst our listeners... dear oh dear, Richie...
Friday, 18-Oct-13 05:00 UTC
Breakfast - 17 Oct - Road To Hollywood
Road To Hollywood: Christian has four lines in what's sure to be a blockbuster and the team help him rehearse. Meanwhile, Richie describes Christian as "disgusting"
Thursday, 17-Oct-13 05:00 UTC
Breakfast - 15 Oct - Stephen Merchant
Stephen Merchant: Comedian and writer Stephen Merchant joins us on the show today. Meanwhile we hear some great open letters and Chrsitian completely puts Bails in his place.
Tuesday, 15-Oct-13 05:00 UTC
Breakfast - 14 Oct - Top That
Top That: Christian finds out about Richie's "amazing" weekend and wants to know if any of the listeners can top it. We'll give a clue as to how it went... Richie went to a train depot...
Monday, 14-Oct-13 05:00 UTC
Breakfast - 11 Oct - PC Matt's House
The team are live from PC Matt's house in Chessington, London. They play "I'm a Detective, I'm a Detective, What Detective Am I?", "Murder He Wrote" and we're treated to a special rendition of Roxanne by our very own Police tribute band - made up of membe
Friday, 11-Oct-13 05:00 UTC
Breakfast - 10 Oct - Back on the Fudge
The return of Kids! What's Bugging You, what's the weirdest thing you've seen in someone else's house that they thought was totally normal and Christian tells you something you do 110 times a day.
Thursday, 10-Oct-13 05:00 UTC
Breakfast - 09 Oct - Marmageddon
What sounds good in theory, what are you the only person in the world doing right now and the eating challenge to end all eating challenges... Richie Vs Hot Dog Dave in... Marmageddon.
Wednesday, 09-Oct-13 05:00 UTC
Breakfast - 08 Oct - Sex Box
OC shows how Channel 4's Sex Box might be better with some Jim Proudfoot commentary, Richie is back in his Wickes Bin Store, and another Train Track for you to guess.
Tuesday, 08-Oct-13 05:00 UTC
Breakfast - 07 Oct - Bin Store
Christian has a treat for Richie: building a Wickes bin store, what weird things you're putting ketchup and OC gets his hand on the Luke Perry script that's going to make him Hollywood famous.
Monday, 07-Oct-13 05:00 UTC
Breakfast - 04 Oct - Chicken Kiev
Jack Bauer comes to London, PC Matt breaks it to his wife Anna that the Breakfast team is coming to visit and a lot of hot dog and kiev talk.
Friday, 04-Oct-13 05:00 UTC
Breakfast - 03 Oct - Busted!
Busted! Today Christian asks the listeners for their stories of being caught out when they thought no one was around, and a young listener tells the team why they're annoying...
Thursday, 03-Oct-13 05:00 UTC
Breakfast - 02 Oct - Romantic Items
Romantic Items: The OC asks what romantic items you've kept over the years and Richie is still being reminded of his comments about Arsen Wenger
Wednesday, 02-Oct-13 05:00 UTC
Breakfast - 01 Oct - Bailey's Birthday
Bailey's Birthday: Today we celebrate another birthday. Yesterday it was Absolute Radio's, and today is the turn of the one and only, Andrew Bailey!
Tuesday, 01-Oct-13 05:00 UTC
Breakfast - 30 Sept - Absolute Radio's Birthday
Absolute Radio's Birthday: Today Christian and the team celebrate Absolute Radio turning 5 with all sorts of celebs calling the show. We (eventually) have cake for all (who work on the show).
Monday, 30-Sep-13 05:00 UTC
Breakfast - 27 Sept - Buffest Bricklayer
Buffest Bricklayer: Today is the grand final of our competition where try to find the sexiest builder to be the face of the new Wickes catalogue...
Friday, 27-Sep-13 05:00 UTC
Breakfast - 26 Sept - Jason Manford
Jason Manford: TV funny man and brilliant stand up comic Jason Manford talks to Christian about his new huge tour, and Richie is put on the spot with regards to marriage...
Thursday, 26-Sep-13 05:00 UTC
Breakfast - 25 Sept - Macho Number 5
Macho Number 5: Today Christian looks forward to Absolute Radio turning 5 by asking for songs with anything to do with the number 5, and we get our last 5 Mr Wickes on air to put 3 into the grand final.
Wednesday, 25-Sep-13 05:00 UTC
Breakfast - 24 Sept - First Cassettes
First Cassettes: We mark the 50th birthday of the cassette so we ask for your first buys, and we also want to know which was better... Byker Grove or Grange Hill
Tuesday, 24-Sep-13 05:50 UTC
Breakfast - 23 Sept - Crazy, Crazy Bets
Crazy, Crazy Bets: Christian hears amazing tales from the listeners (all the male listeners it must be said) about their crazy betting and Richie spends the whole show wearing a Tottenham Hotspur top! In case you're unaware, he's an Arsenal fan!
Monday, 23-Sep-13 05:00 UTC
Breakfast - 20 Sept - The Richie Road Show
The Richie Road Show: Christian sends Richie off in a helicopter (cough cough) for the grand opening of a new Wickes store in the very glamorous Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire.
Friday, 20-Sep-13 05:00 UTC
Breakfast - 19 Sept - Can't Be Friends
Can't Be Friends: What type of person can't you be friends with? Someone who doesn't like football? Breaking Bad? We put this to the listeners...
Thursday, 19-Sep-13 05:00 UTC