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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

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
The Christian O'Connell Show: Ambassador, you spoil us.
3ft sharks, a steam train driver and Bails' lawnmower Christmas - the perfect Monday.
Monday, 08-Dec-14 11:20 UTC
The Christian O'Connell Show: Mr Cone
A shaky show to be honest - a signed AC/DC guitar is won after High Voltage, Father Wickesmas goes rummaging and we discover which famous father is joining Zombie Claus 2.
Friday, 05-Dec-14 14:20 UTC
The Christian O'Connell Show: The nativity blade of grass
Today we talk terrible nativity roles, amateur archery and Richie climbs a wall in a onesie.
Thursday, 04-Dec-14 11:20 UTC
The Christian O'Connell Show: Tom Cruise and Revolving Doors
A car tyre gets saved, no-one knows what an otter is and Richie just about gives up on a game of High Voltage.
Wednesday, 03-Dec-14 15:35 UTC
The Christian O'Connell Show: Dwayne Pipe
Facts about y-fronts, the early days of Showaddywaddy, Names as In and Richie dressed as a snowman. It's a broad spectrum.
Tuesday, 02-Dec-14 10:45 UTC
The Christian O'Connell Show: Pan Atlantic Bang
Did you hear a noise on Saturday night? Plus we argue if Floella Benjamin can make it as a goalkeeper, Richie builds a lego tower and someone guesses the voltage of a taser.
Monday, 01-Dec-14 15:50 UTC
The Christian O'Connell Show: We came, we saw, we lost.
The Brains, Trains and Automobiles Pub Quiz Tour is home. But how was Redhill? Did we win? Did Richie manage to offend his guest wife? PLUS, we speak to AC/DC. Not a bad Friday.
Friday, 28-Nov-14 11:25 UTC
The Christian O'Connell Show: The Homecoming
On today's show we learn that Richie had 5 Sambuca's, £850 quid was spent behind the bar and that the OC is a man down for the first part of the show.
Thursday, 27-Nov-14 11:55 UTC
The Christian O'Connell Show
We came, we saw, we left with nothing. Discover how Quiz Team O'Connell fared in the Plough Pub Quiz in Birmingham.
Wednesday, 26-Nov-14 06:00 UTC
The Christian O'Connell Show
Join the Brains, Trains and Automobiles Pub Quiz Tour, live from Leeds, as we recount all of last nights debauchery. Falling off stools! Rock Chicks! Tins of Biscuits!
Tuesday, 25-Nov-14 06:00 UTC
The Christian O'Connell Show
The day of the Brains, Trains and Automobiles Pub Quiz dawns... but before we head off to Yorkshire, there's the small matter of a jilted guest wife and deciding whether cheese and biscuits is a pudding. (It's not).
Monday, 24-Nov-14 06:00 UTC
The Christian O'Connell Show: 21.11.14
All the best bits - including a late, tired and slightly worse for wear Faye reading your sport!
Friday, 21-Nov-14 11:40 UTC
The Christian O'Connell Show: 20.11.14
They are back from Manchester and still talking about Wednesday's wheel of.
Thursday, 20-Nov-14 13:15 UTC
The Christian O'Connell Show: Live from Manchester
All the best bits from today's show live from Manchester
Wednesday, 19-Nov-14 10:50 UTC
The Christian O'Connell Show 18.11.14
All the best bits from today's show
Tuesday, 18-Nov-14 16:05 UTC
The Noel Gallagher Breakfast Show (with Christian O'Connell)
Unedited and uncut, here's the full interview with Noel Gallagher - not a fan of Van Halen, partial to a handcannon.
Monday, 17-Nov-14 11:30 UTC
The Christian O'Connell Show: Noel Gallagher's Handcannon
Sir Noel of Gallagher co-hosts the Breakfast Show - so it's all here; a guitarists Starting XI ripped to shreds, some childish Travel News and a blow-by-blow account of the handcannon.
Monday, 17-Nov-14 11:20 UTC
The Christian O'Connell Show: Planning a Chinese Takeaway
Christian finally meets the owner of the world's naughtiest parrots and other high-brow stories.
Friday, 14-Nov-14 12:35 UTC
The Dave Grohl Breakfast Show
Let us go through the WormGrohl, as Mr. Foo Fighter joins the show to talk violent geese, Hurtfordshur and a dancing parrot.
Thursday, 13-Nov-14 14:50 UTC
The Christian O'Connell Show - Bad Parrot
We announce the final venue for the Pub Quiz Tour, a parrot dances to the Foo Fighters and we begin to collect your questions for the #FooAndA.
Wednesday, 12-Nov-14 14:25 UTC
The Christian O'Connell Show - 11.11.14
all the best bits from today's show.
Tuesday, 11-Nov-14 15:15 UTC
The Christian O'Connell Show 11.11.14
All the best bits from today's show.
Tuesday, 11-Nov-14 10:55 UTC
The Christian O'Connell Show
To sum up today's podcast; Ben Elton, Penguin Sorrow, Crump the Egghead and Dave Grohl is going to be co-hosting the show on Thursday. Oh, and the Loch Ness Monster turns up.
Monday, 10-Nov-14 06:00 UTC
The Christian O'Connell Show
It's a high-stakes, cling-film, Uruguyan President sort of show today. Plus we name the first Pub we'll be visiting on the Brains, Trains and Automobiles Pub Quiz Tour, and talk about Lord Nelson's left and right hand.
Friday, 07-Nov-14 06:00 UTC
The Christian O'Connell Show
We discuss the past tense of Cling Film (Clung Fulmed?), how to make a Scotch Woodcock and the parts of a house often ruined during 'bedroom japes'. This is both high brow and rock and roll.
Thursday, 06-Nov-14 06:00 UTC
Publine day
Christian and Richie hear from some pub quiz contenders and the Wednesday Wheel lands on 'exotic pets'... oh dear.
Wednesday, 05-Nov-14 06:00 UTC
The Christian O'Connell Show
North Korean holidays, Big John Carruthers and Festive Bakes... plus Christian's bought a smoke machine. It was quite an odd one today.
Tuesday, 04-Nov-14 06:00 UTC
The Christian O'Connell Show
We're back! And it's the same podcast you know and love, featuring a Puppets Starting XI, Vietnamese Food, Bad Fireworks Displays and a lady called Crump who loves a Pub Quiz.
Monday, 03-Nov-14 06:00 UTC
Christian O'Connell Daily Choice Cuts: As In the Boxer?
Radio's legendary Name, As In game is back. We also hear about a self-congratulatory panda and play the final round of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. COWABUNGA!
Thursday, 23-Oct-14 13:30 UTC
Christian O'Connell Daily Choice Cuts: What is Love? Baby Don't Hurt Me
We're off on a Pub Quiz tour, Richie's Hitler's Toilet is the worst ever and we ask if anyone's won an award.
Wednesday, 22-Oct-14 12:40 UTC
Christian O'Connell Daily Choice Cuts: How many legs does a turtle have?
Richie fails in a competition(again), we host a Q Awards Swap Shop and have a brainwave about the noble pub quiz.
Tuesday, 21-Oct-14 13:25 UTC
Christian O'Connell Daily Choice Cuts: COWABUNGA!
Richie fails to win a competition, we compile another Starting XI and it's the first and only edition of Rockmaster - as Russ 'the voice' Williams takes on radio legend Ken Bruce.
Monday, 20-Oct-14 15:45 UTC
Christian O'Connell Daily Choice Cuts: The U2 Interview
All the questions you never wanted to hear U2 answer - what were your childhood eating habits? Do you have rheumatism? Can you do an awful impression of Frank Sinatra? It's all here - uncut and uninterrupted.
Saturday, 18-Oct-14 06:50 UTC
Christian O'Connell Daily Choice Cuts: Bono Remembers Gammon
Two listeners experience the carnage of Project Floor, we bet on the horses and little known Irish band U2 drop by to talk about airline food and do bad impressions of Frank Sinatra.
Friday, 17-Oct-14 11:20 UTC
Christian O'Connell Daily Choice Cuts: Rustling the Nettage
Learn how to spy on your neighbours, get drunk on toast and fuel a plane to Singapore. It's an odd show sometimes.
Thursday, 16-Oct-14 13:45 UTC
Christian O'Connell Daily Choice Cuts: Madonna in a Sandpit
Michael Owen hates films, we get your suggestions for Rock Books, and has anyone beaten the Blockbusters Gold Run?
Wednesday, 15-Oct-14 15:40 UTC
Christian O'Connell Daily Choice Cuts: Where in the world is Kim Jong-Un?
Kim Jong-Un listens to Eric Clapton, people don't know their own names and OC isn't familiar with the work of David Gray.
Tuesday, 14-Oct-14 12:25 UTC
Christian O'Connell Daily Choice Cuts: Shrivelling Otter Sex Organs
A Starting 11 of Action Heroes, the results of a Pantomime Dame Beauty Pageant and Richie talks about Otter Fornication. MONDAY DONE.
Monday, 13-Oct-14 12:40 UTC
Christian O'Connell Daily Choice Cuts: The James May Interview
In case you haven't heard, Top Gear have been in some trouble recently. To clarify the now-infamous registration plate incident, James May joined OC to explain the situation. Hear it all, uncut and uninterrupted.
Saturday, 11-Oct-14 06:55 UTC
Christian O'Connell Daily Choice Cuts: Random Predictions and Registration Plates
Sinitta gets the shove as James May joins OC to explain the Top Gear controversy. Plus, we hear about a pantomime dame Beauty Pageant and list your Dull-Outs.
Friday, 10-Oct-14 11:50 UTC
Christian O'Connell Daily Choice Cuts: The GOCBSBO
Cakes! The Belt of Orion! Stone Sculptures! Belgian Politics! They all feature - except the last one.
Thursday, 09-Oct-14 13:20 UTC
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