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The Christian O'Connell Show
Christian O'Connell wakes up the nation every weekday morning on Absolute Radio. Here are the best of the not so bad bits from the Radio Academy Award winning show. Join the OC, Richie, Sports Goddess Faye and Newsman Bails as they navigate you through yo
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Episodes

Stone Skimming
Catch up as the team look ahead at sending Richie to Shewsbury to meet Ron Long, the UK's stone skimming champion.
Tuesday, 03-Mar-15 06:00 UTC
The Christian O'Connell Show: Hugh Jackman's Mullet
Hugh Jackman talks about Delia Smith, Richie flogs a dented cake and Batfink gets rubbished.
Monday, 02-Mar-15 06:00 UTC
The Christian O'Connell Show: CSI: OGS
Detectives Packet and Crisp solve a murder, we almost play Eiffel 65 and Richie murders Madonna (which, considering the week she's had, is a bit mean)
Friday, 27-Feb-15 06:00 UTC
The Christian O'Connell Show: Detective Crisp
A murderer will soon be knocking at our door, Madonna takes a tumble and, for no real reason, we play another round of Play Your Cars Right.
Thursday, 26-Feb-15 06:00 UTC
The Christian O'Connell Show: Skimming Scones
The world is introduced to the legendary slinger of stones, Rod Long. Plus, more A to Z failure, a bizarre Wednesday Wheel Of and Faye's death stare. #Klampet
Wednesday, 25-Feb-15 06:00 UTC
The Christian O'Connell Show: Skimming Scones
The world is introduced to the legendary slinger of stones, Rod Long. Plus, more A to Z failure, a bizarre Wednesday Wheel Of and Faye's death stare. #Klampet
Wednesday, 25-Feb-15 06:00 UTC
Sad Dog Stories
Snakes can open doors, Sir Trevor McDonald is in the mafia and mass order some tray bakes.
Tuesday, 24-Feb-15 06:00 UTC
Sad Dog Stories
Snakes can open doors, Sir Trevor McDonald is in the mafia and mass order some tray bakes.
Tuesday, 24-Feb-15 06:00 UTC
The Christian O'Connell Show: #Seacadets
Thought for the day; if a cat doesn't have legs, is it a rat? Also, a new Starting XI of Villains, we talk Broadchurch and the show inherits a Gnome.
Monday, 23-Feb-15 06:00 UTC
The Christian O'Connell Show: #Seacadets
Thought for the day; if a cat doesn't have legs, is it a rat? Also, a new Starting XI of Villains, we talk Broadchurch and the show inherits a Gnome.
Monday, 23-Feb-15 06:00 UTC
The Christian O'Connell Show: A monkey called Betty
Arsene Wenger wrote some fan-mail, there is another murder on Albert Square and there is a monkey
Friday, 20-Feb-15 15:55 UTC
The Christian O'Connell Show: A monkey called Betty
Arsene Wenger wrote some fan-mail, there is another murder on Albert Square and there is a monkey
Friday, 20-Feb-15 15:55 UTC
The Christian O'Connell Show: Does the Prime Minister get takeaways to Downing Street?
Play Your Cars Right goes chaotically (again) and Richie has a mug collection.
Thursday, 19-Feb-15 12:55 UTC
The Christian O'Connell Show: Does the Prime Minister get takeaways to Downing Street?
Play Your Cars Right goes chaotically (again) and Richie has a mug collection.
Thursday, 19-Feb-15 12:55 UTC
The Christian O'Connell Show: Know Your Reptiles
Bacon is a country, Bails rises from the dead and we spin the Wednesday Wheel Of.
Wednesday, 18-Feb-15 15:30 UTC
The Christian O'Connell Show: Know Your Reptiles
Bacon is a country, Bails rises from the dead and we spin the Wednesday Wheel Of.
Wednesday, 18-Feb-15 15:30 UTC
The Christian O'Connell Show: Cat Lives
How old is a cat? What's in the box? Who? What? Wherefore?
Tuesday, 17-Feb-15 11:35 UTC
The Christian O'Connell Show: Facts about Chips
Faye gets engaged, Bailey sabotages the news and Richie doesn't know when the telephone was invented.
Monday, 16-Feb-15 11:35 UTC
The Christian O'Connell Show: 50 Shades of...
A special Valentine's podcast to archive how we shoe-horned filthy literature into the breakfast show, simply by replacing the rudest bits with other words. It made it even worse. #ChrisBrunt
Saturday, 14-Feb-15 08:40 UTC
The Christian O'Connell Show: There are more sheds in Canada than people
The epic ending to our 50 Shades saga, we name a baby and OC's heading for a tandoori
Friday, 13-Feb-15 11:30 UTC
The Christian O'Connell Show: Chris Brunt
Richie tries to get us fired, we debut a brand new slice of chaos and go hunting for a defibrillator.
Thursday, 12-Feb-15 11:35 UTC
The Christian O'Connell Show: The Crusade is Over
Discover what happened when Christian's Crusaders took on the Balham Bangers. Plus 50 Shades of Grey goes underground.
Wednesday, 11-Feb-15 12:10 UTC
The Christian O'Connell Show: 10.02.15
All the best bits from today. Will the OC make the netball or not?
Tuesday, 10-Feb-15 12:15 UTC
The Christian O'Connell Show: 09.02.15
All the best bits of today's show as the guys gear up for the netball showdown.
Monday, 09-Feb-15 13:05 UTC
The Christian O'Connell Show: Annie, I'm Not Your Daddy
Kid Creole gets put to a vote, we discover a special listener and Free Advice Friday talks CSI Birthday Parties.
Friday, 06-Feb-15 12:03 UTC
The Christian O'Connell Show: Nick Clegg Likes Female Drummers
Comedian Adam Hills makes a dry cake, Faye wonders how a bailiff sleeps and a listener is a sweary mayor.
Thursday, 05-Feb-15 13:45 UTC
Tilly to Milly to Lilly...
The Balham Bangers lay down the smack talk, two people have most certainly 'followed that car' and Riff Dingers ruins the show again.
Wednesday, 04-Feb-15 06:00 UTC
The Christian O'Connell Show: Little Terriers
Christian's Crusaders find their coach, Mr Las Vegas plays Names As In and we go riding on the Trainz.
Tuesday, 03-Feb-15 11:40 UTC
The Christian O'Connell Show: The infamous Lincoln Mink
Richie binges on Snickers, there's a mangled Barbie in Tradio and we argue about Pain au Chocolat.
Monday, 02-Feb-15 11:10 UTC
The Christian O'Connell Show: Grassed and Furious
The Solidari-tea Strike takes to the streets, Mr Deadline Day Jim White joins us with an exclusive and we help a man with his mowers.
Friday, 30-Jan-15 13:55 UTC
The Christian O'Connell Show: Protest Songs and Foreign Objects
This morning, there were further movements on SolidariTEA as Richie unveiled his protest song, plus the team talk about foreign objects that've found their way into their bodies and Christian's sock selection.
Thursday, 29-Jan-15 06:00 UTC
How much is an oil drum?
The Solidaritea movement prepares for action, there's a lousy Riff Dinger and someone's ex has raced Linford Christie.
Wednesday, 28-Jan-15 06:00 UTC
The Christian O'Connell Show: Don't Mockett Until You've Tried It
A very tired poet, Bails joins the scab list and lead Stereophonic Kelly Jones joins us on the phone.
Tuesday, 27-Jan-15 12:30 UTC
The Christian O'Connell Show: A Swan will cut you in half
Questionable facts about dangerous animals, the pothole spotter returns and the Tea Revolution does some maths.
Monday, 26-Jan-15 11:35 UTC
The Christian O'Connell Show: Skeletal Vocals
Richie sings the week, industrial tea action looms and we dispense some advice about a Dutch mother in law.
Friday, 23-Jan-15 11:10 UTC
The Christian O'Connell Show: Michaela Strachan is a Smiling Dolphin
The Manifesteao is launched, Otters are in disguise and Richie gets a new musical challenge.
Thursday, 22-Jan-15 12:00 UTC
The Christian O'Connell Show: Chased by an African Pigeon
Richie spent his honeymoon with otters, OC can warm your bed and we meet the listener who went to school with Darius from Popstars.
Wednesday, 21-Jan-15 09:00 UTC
The Christian O'Connell Show: The Hornby Billionaire
Train Driver Role Play, lifting a boat with helium balloons and Richie is scared by a puppet.
Tuesday, 20-Jan-15 12:05 UTC
The Christian O'Connell Show: All hail Captain McDonald
A news starting X1 and all the mistakes you've ever made.
Monday, 19-Jan-15 11:15 UTC
The Christian O'Connell Show: The Great Potted Plant Anecdote
Transporting fish, ski competitions and more of Richie's anecdotes.
Friday, 16-Jan-15 11:55 UTC
The Christian O'Connell Show: Life's Unfair
Where in the world is Action Chan, who's El Capitan and is our ads machine sentient?
Thursday, 15-Jan-15 11:20 UTC
Christian O'Connell Show: Snick Knowles
Dad Jokes, Famous Grandparents and Uptown Funk takes on The Really Wild Show.
Wednesday, 14-Jan-15 10:55 UTC
The Christian O'Connell Show: The Balham Bangers Grudge Match
We organise a netball show down. What more do you want?
Tuesday, 13-Jan-15 11:20 UTC
The Christian O'Connell Show: The David Tennant Breakfast Show
The David Tennant Breakfast Show
Monday, 12-Jan-15 14:20 UTC
The Christian O'Connell Show: Chinny Reckon
We ride through Friday like mighty knights on noble steeds - join us for the Joy of Text, more Pay Your Bills victors and we play an ill-advised game of Guess Who.
Friday, 09-Jan-15 12:45 UTC
The Christian O'Connell Show: Matt Goss and Flat Tops
Bad haircuts, the mighty Terry Hollands tells us how to pull a truck, and there's a very exciting guest announcement.
Thursday, 08-Jan-15 14:00 UTC
The Christian O'Connell Show - Return of the Show
A 1996 seminal R hit gets mangled by Richie, OC reveals his strongman resolution and there's a significant debate on Terry's Chocolate Oranges.
Wednesday, 07-Jan-15 10:10 UTC
The Christian O'Connell Show: The Zombie Returns
Its the day of the panto, and the OC is joined by James May, Ian Wright and Shane Richie.
Friday, 19-Dec-14 11:45 UTC
The Christian O'Connell Show 18.12.14
All the best bits from the show and Russ finds out who he will be playing in this years panto.
Thursday, 18-Dec-14 11:00 UTC
The Christian O'Connell Show: Deck the Halls with Barry Claus
Santa's inferior brother tells kids if they're on the naughty or nice list, Alien Farts crop up and we finally talk about concorde...
Wednesday, 17-Dec-14 13:45 UTC
The Christian O'Connell Show
A very Terry Merry Christmas to you all! Enjoy Names As In, a listener dressed as a rock and more pantomime tickets are given away.
Tuesday, 16-Dec-14 06:00 UTC
The Christian O'Connell Show: What the neighbour saw
Flashing through French Windows, Festive Food and the Gift-hunters.
Monday, 15-Dec-14 13:50 UTC
The Christian O'Connell Show
James May hates pantomimes, Richie brings us the sequel to Martin the Monkey and we learn a lot about the humble gecko.
Friday, 12-Dec-14 06:00 UTC
The Christian O'Connell Show
The Martin the Monkey debate continues, we give away more tickets to Zombie Claus 2 and Santa gets arrested.
Thursday, 11-Dec-14 06:00 UTC
The Christian O'Connell Show: Can a Monkey Ski?
Back to the Future is not a Christmas film, Don't Drink TCP and James May joins Zombie Claus 2.
Wednesday, 10-Dec-14 12:45 UTC
The Christian O'Connell Show: Navy Parking
Names As In, Weatherbombs and we all 'do a Bailey'.
Tuesday, 09-Dec-14 14:25 UTC
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