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Thursday, September 22, 2016

Thursday, September 22, 2016

Greek-style salad in Oxford - Vanessa gets inducted into the Lonely Lunch Club

Greek-style salad in Oxford - Vanessa gets inducted into the Lonely Lunch Club

Greek-style salad in Oxford - Vanessa gets inducted into the Lonely Lunch Club

Our latest addition was a part-time health worker in Oxford

Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Late Nights with Iain Lee: Speed Singing and Swears

Late Nights with Iain Lee: Speed Singing and Swears - Tuesday, September 20

Late Nights with Iain Lee: Speed Singing and Swears

'Quite a lotta Roman terra cotta Livin' lava from the flanks of Etna Statuary Ride a dromedary See the Temple tumble and the Red Sea part.' (Watko)

'Brangelina is over, love is dead' - Twitter reacts to Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt's divorce

'Brangelina is over, love is dead' and other ridiculous overreactions

'Brangelina is over, love is dead' and other ridiculous overreactions

Angelia Jolie has filed for divorce from Brad Pitt, and Twitter has reacted as if it were literally the end of the world

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Late Nights with Iain Lee: Naughty Kylie

Late Nights with Iain Lee: Naughty Kylie - Friday, September 16

Late Nights with Iain Lee: Naughty Kylie

'I suppose she wanted to congratulate me on being in the charts' (Nigel)

Late Nights with Iain Lee:The Residue Row

Late Nights with Iain Lee: The Residue Row - Monday, September 19

Late Nights with Iain Lee: The Residue Row

'I'm not a trained actor, to be fair' (Bruce)

A shop owner told a robber she wouldn't give him money as she was drinking a cup of tea (Getty)

Robbing a CCTV store, bulldozing an ATM and being thwarted by a cup of tea: the world's dumbest robberies

Stopping a thief with a cup of tea...and five more ridiculous robberies

A shop owner in Hull managed to scare a robber away after telling him she was too busy drinking tea to hand over any money

Tapas and a boob shack - Monty enters the Lonely Lunch Club

Tapas and a boob shack - Monty enters the Lonely Lunch Club

Tapas and a boob shack - Monty enters the Lonely Lunch Club

Our latest lonely luncher was eating paella in a closed down restaurant

Fights, schools and violence - Jon Holmes sends reporter Cornelius out to a brawl

After Bexley brawl, Jon Holmes sends ace reporter Cornelius into a ruckus

After Bexley brawl, Jon Holmes sends ace reporter Cornelius into a ruckus

Jon Holmes finds out more about the Bexley brawl by sending out Cornelius

Monday, September 19, 2016

Monday, September 19, 2016

Podcast - Jon Holmes on talkRADIO - Episode 22

Podcast - Jon Holmes on talkRADIO - Episode 22

Podcast - Jon Holmes on talkRADIO - Episode 22

The Big Debate on eyebrows: 'We had a monobrow, a stereo brow. What's next, a surround brow?'

The Big Debate on eyebrows: 'We had a monobrow, a stereo brow. What's next, a surround brow?'

Big Debate: 'We had a monobrow, a stereo brow. What's next, a surround brow?'

Today's Big Debate focused on whether we still need eyebrows

Twickenham Studios and film sets - India enters the Lonely Lunch Club

Twickenham Studios and film sets - India enters the Lonely Lunch Club

Twickenham Studios and film sets - India enters the Lonely Lunch Club

Our latest lonely luncher worked in set design at Twickenham Studios

Find out more about the Manhattan and Elizabeth bombs with Jon Holmes

The Manhattan and Elizabeth bombs explained by explosives expert

The Manhattan and Elizabeth bombs explained by explosives expert

Jon Holmes invites an expert to his show to reveal more about bombs discovered in America

Twitter celebrates #TalkLikeAPirateDay

Talk Like A Pirate Day: Cats, dogs and hamsters become pirates to mark the occasion

Cats, dogs and hamsters dress up to mark talk like a pirate day

To celebrate Talk Like A Pirate Day, the Twitterati got their pets to dress up like Captain Jack Sparrow. Some were more happy about it than others

Saturday, September 17, 2016

Saturday, September 17, 2016

Late Nights with Iain Lee: S.O.O.T

Late Nights with Iain Lee: S.O.O.T - Thursday, September 15

Late Nights with Iain Lee: S.O.O.T

'Does he mean what I think he means?' (David Franks)

Friday, September 16, 2016

Friday, September 16, 2016

'My husband prolapsed in a cafe rouge' - The Big Debate on first aid

'My husband prolapsed in a cafe rouge' - The Big Debate on first aid

'My husband prolapsed in a cafe rouge' - The Big Debate on first aid

Jon Holmes invites more listeners on air for a debate

The Lonely Lunch Club

Another lonesome person joins the Lonely Lunch Club

Another lonesome person joins the Lonely Lunch Club

Lonely luncher Kevin joined Jon Holmes' Lonely Lunch Club

Thursday, September 15, 2016

Thursday, September 15, 2016

Late Nights with Iain Lee: Wild Honey and Rubber Aliens

Late Nights with Iain Lee: Wild Honey and Rubber Aliens - Wednesday, September 14

Late Nights with Iain Lee: Wild Honey and Rubber Aliens

'No more! No more!' (William Lincoln)

The Big Debate on Cheese: "Jesus sounds like cheese-us"

The Big Debate on Cheese: 'Jesus sounds like cheese-us'

The Big Debate on Cheese: 'Jesus sounds like cheese-us'

Today's Big Debate focused on whether we still need cheese

'Running hamsters could have created energy instead of nuclear power' - Find out more about Hinkley Power Plant

'Running hamsters would be better than nuclear power' - Hard-hitting comment on the Hinkley Power Plant

'Hamsters could have created energy' - Find out more about Hinkley Power Plant

Jon Holmes decided to find out more about Hinkley Power Plant with correspondent Cornelius

Lonely Lunch Club goes international - Britney enters from New York

Lonely Lunch Club goes international - Britney enters from New York

Lonely Lunch Club goes international - Britney enters from New York

Today's inductee joined the tupperware hall of despair from the good ol' US of A

Sweden's Dragon Gate Hotel opening imminently

12 years without a single visitor: inside the Chinese tourist montrosity crumbling in the middle of Sweden

Check out the desolate Chinese tourist montrosity stuck in the middle of Sweden

Sweden's weirdest tourist attraction features hundreds of terracotta soldiers - but no people

Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Late Nights with Iain Lee: Trolls and the T Word

Late Nights with Iain Lee: Trolls and the T Word - Tuesday, September 13

Late Nights with Iain Lee: Trolls and the T Word

'I'll break you up in a minute' (Angelos)

North Korean TV broadcasts comedy mocking Barack Obama and South Korea

North Korea's answer to Saturday Night Live mocks Barack Obama and South Korea [video]

North Korea's answer to Saturday Night Live mocks Barack Obama and South Korea

Korea Central Televison, which is state-run, is reportedly broadcasting the satirical comedy sketch programme

Willing to bet this marriage is over? Man puts his wife for sale on eBay

Man tries to sell wife on eBay, says 'may consider part-exchange for younger model'

Man tries to sell wife on eBay, 'may consider part-exchange for younger model'

Interested buyers told the product is 'not new, has been used but still got some good miles left in her'

The Big Debate on leaves: 'Leaves are nature's toilet paper'

The Big Debate on leaves: 'They're nature's toilet paper'

The Big Debate on leaves: 'They're nature's toilet paper'

Today's Big Debate focused on whether we still need leaves

Sharks, simulations and meteors - The Diversity Paper Review

Sharks, simulations and meteors - The Diversity Paper Review

Sharks, simulations and meteors - The Diversity Paper Review

Jon Holmes invites someone of a different diversity on air each day to review the papers

'High-class IKEA' and Genghis Khan - Ed enters the Lonely Lunch Club

'High-class Ikea' and Genghis Khan - Ed enters the Lonely Lunch Club

'High-class Ikea' and Genghis Khan - Ed enters the Lonely Lunch Club

The club's newest inductee has a love of history. Which is good, because he works for an auction house

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Late Nights with Iain Lee: The Yes No Game

Late Nights with Iain Lee: The Yes No Game - Monday, September 12

Late Nights with Iain Lee: The Yes No Game

'Listen to my bell' (Nigel)

Polly want chlamydia? Man develops illness from pet parrot

Pet parrot infects UK man with chlamydia virus (it's not as bad as you think)

Pet parrot infects UK man with chlamydia virus

Man ended up seriously ill after contracting chlamydia psittaci from one of his pet parrots

The Big Debate on swimming: 'Look at Hull and Grimsby, these are terrible places'

The Big Debate on swimming: 'Look at Hull and Grimsby, these are terrible places'

The Big Debate: 'Look at Hull and Grimsby, these are terrible places'

Today's Big Debate focused on whether we still need swimming.

"The worst STD is pregnancy" - Jon Holmes catches up with Lonely Lunch Club member Eve

'The worst STD is pregnancy' - Jon Holmes catches up with Lonely Lunch Club member Eve

'The worst STD is pregnancy' - Jon Holmes catches up with Lonely Luncher Eve

Eve joined the Lonely Lunch Club last month, and talked about hell. Today was a bit more cheery

Sadiq Khan, Michelle Keegan and refunds - The Diversity Paper Review

Sadiq Khan, Michelle Keegan and refunds - The Diversity Paper Review

Sadiq Khan, Michelle Keegan and refunds - The Diversity Paper Review

Jon Holmes invites someone of a different diversity to his show each day to review the papers

K-pop could be set to invade North Korea

K-pop stars could be turned into military weapons against North Korea

K-pop stars could be turned into military weapons against North Korea

Local reports suggest South Korea believes K-Pop can be used as a weapon of mass irritation

Stealing three chips

Eating chips, kidnapping a spider and bad sex: Five of the most bizarre reasons people have been arrested

Five of the most bizarre reasons people have been arrested

In case any police officers are reading, we are definitely, absolutely, 100% not making fun here

Innuendos, cake and BBC values - Find out more about The Great British Bake Off move

'Bake Off is, quite literally, covered in BBC Icing': Jon Holmes discusses the future of the hit show

Innuendos, cake and BBC values - Find out more about The Great British Bake Off

Jon Holmes invited a cake expert on his show to give her views on the controversial moving of TV show The Great British Bake Off

Monday, September 12, 2016

Monday, September 12, 2016

Campaigns, Middlesbrough and online trolls - The Diversity Paper Review

Campaigns, Middlesbrough and online trolls - The Diversity Paper Review

Campaigns, Middlesbrough and online trolls - The Diversity Paper Review

Jon Holmes invites many from different backgrounds to review the papers

Jake Yapp's Sunday Best Podcast - September 11th

Jake Yapp's Sunday Best Podcast - September 11th

Jake Yapp's Sunday Best Podcast - September 11th

Check out the latest highlights from the Sunday Breakfast show

Friday, September 9, 2016

Friday, September 9, 2016

Podcast - Jon Holmes on talkRADIO - Episode 21

Podcast - Jon Holmes on talkRADIO - Episode 21

Podcast - Jon Holmes on talkRADIO - Episode 21

The Big Debate

Forget Brexit, Corbyn and grammar schools. Why aren't we talking about hunger?

Forget Brexit, Corbyn and grammar schools. Why aren't we talking about hunger?

In today's big debate, Jon asks: is hunger really worth it?

Stairs, lifts and gift shops - The Lonely Lunch Club

Stairs, lifts and gift shops - The Lonely Lunch Club

Stairs, lifts and gift shops - The Lonely Lunch Club

Jon Holmes invites another lonely luncher on air to win a prize

Why should newspapers be interested? - Find out more about statins

Statins: what's all the big fuss about?

Statins: what's all the big fuss about?

Jon Holmes invites a doctor on air to reveal more about statins

Thursday, September 8, 2016

Thursday, September 8, 2016

Late Nights with Iain Lee: Bonus Podcast, Mike Love

Late Nights with Iain Lee: Bonus Podcast, Mike Love - Wednesday, September 7

Late Nights with Iain Lee: Bonus Podcast, Mike Love

'Mike Love gets around' (Mike Love)

Late Nights with Iain Lee: Rock, Scissors, Paper, Bottler

Late Nights with Iain Lee: Rock, Scissors, Paper, Bottler - Wednesday, September 7

Late Nights with Iain Lee: Rock, Scissors, Paper, Bottler

'I don't know how that's gonna work on the radio' (Caddick)

'I want you to come and see my star fish' - The Big Debate

'I want you to come and see my star fish' - The Big Debate

'I want you to come and see my star fish'

Jon Holmes wonders whether stars are really necessary

Terrible smells, microwaves and weekends - The Lonely Lunch Club

Terrible smells, microwaves and weekends - The Lonely Lunch Club

Terrible smells, microwaves and weekends - The Lonely Lunch Club

Jon Holmes decided to cheer up another lonely individual by allowing him to join his Lonely Lunch Club

Victorian times, work houses and Charles Dickens - Find out more about Sports Direct

Victorian times, work houses and Charles Dickens - Find out more about Sports Direct

Victorian times, work houses and Charles Dickens - Sports Direct

Jon Holmes finds out more about working conditions at Sports Direct

Wednesday, September 7, 2016

Wednesday, September 7, 2016

Late Nights with Iain Lee: Songs, Subs and Stutters

Late Nights with Iain Lee: Songs, Subs and Stutters - Tuesday, September 6

Late Nights with Iain Lee: Songs, Subs and Stutters

'Who do I have to write to to get you and this pony station shut down?' (Kieron)

Gardening, vegetables and sheds - Jon Holmes gives out more prizes in Lonely Lunch Club

Gardening, vegetables and sheds - Jon Holmes gives out more prizes in Lonely Lunch Club

Jon Holmes gives out more prizes in Lonely Lunch Club

Jon Holmes loves cheering people up at lunchtime, so much so, he's now giving out free gifts to those who take part

Bears, school projects and disguises - New suggestions for the Great Wall of Calais

'They should build the Great Wall of Calais using bears'

'They should build the Great Wall of Calais using bears'

Jon Holmes decided to think of some new ideas for how the Great Wall of Calais could be built

Tuesday, September 6, 2016

Tuesday, September 6, 2016

Late Nights with Iain Lee: The Meeting

Late Nights with Iain Lee: The Meeting - Monday, September 6

Late Nights with Iain Lee: The Meeting

'That place has literally saved her life on two occasions' (Iain)

'Pompous people will evolve to the point where their finger becomes inadequate and it will rot off' - The Big Debate on cups

'Pompous people will evolve to the point where their finger becomes inadequate and it will rot off' - The Big Debate on cups

'The finger will become inadequate and it will rot off' - The Big Debate on cups

Jon Holmes gets the latest on the biggest question of the day

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