Jon Holmes

Taking you through the afternoon with his take on the day's news. With news, satire and studio guests, Jon brings a unique show to speech radio.

Monday, July 4, 2016

Monday, July 4, 2016

Where have all the Liberal Democrats gone? Jon Holmes investigates with Lembit Öpik

Lembit Öpik: 'There are a quarter as many Cheeky Girls as there are Liberal Democrats'

Where have the Liberal Democrats gone? Jon Holmes investigates with Lembit Öpik

Our afternoon presenter and the former MP for Montgomeryshire went on the hunt for the missing Lib Dems

Friday, July 1, 2016

Friday, July 1, 2016

Podcast - Jon Holmes on talkRADIO - Episode 14

Podcast - Jon Holmes on talkRADIO - Episode 14

Podcast - Jon Holmes on talkRADIO - Episode 14

Hanna delivered a masterful performance of Green Day's Good Riddance (Time Of Your Life)

Busker Sessions Returns! Hanna performs live with Jon Holmes

Busker Sessions Returns! Hanna performs live with Jon Holmes

Hanna delivered a masterful performance of Green Day's Good Riddance (Time Of Your Life)

'Exposed soil pipes hanging out the back of people', it's Jon Holmes Big Debate!

'Exposed soil pipes hanging out the back of people', it's Jon Holmes' Big Debate!

'Exposed soil pipes hanging out the back of people', it's Jon Holmes' Big Debate

Today's big debate is on the key issue of...buttocks

Painting with homemade hot dogs! Lonely Lunch Club gets a new joiner

Painting with homemade hot dogs! Lonely Lunch Club asks 'matt or gloss?'

Painting with homemade hot dogs! Lonely Lunch Club asks 'matt or gloss?'

Our newest club member was eating a homemade hot dog and 'giving a lick of paint' to a gym

Jon Holmes finds out why fridges won't cool down the planet

Jon Holmes finds out why fridges can't cool down the planet

Jon Holmes finds out why fridges can't cool down the planet

The hole in the Ozone layer is shrinking

Thursday, June 30, 2016

Thursday, June 30, 2016

'I bet you're one of these people who get turned on by a packet of crayons' - the Big Debate gets personal

'I bet you're one of these people who get turned on by a packet of crayons' - the Big Debate gets personal

'I bet you're one of these people who get turned on by a packet of crayons'

The Big Debate on Rainbows

The rise of 'baby burglars using nappies to hide their swag' - Jon Holmes speaks to the expert

The return of Victorian 'baby burglars using nappies to hide their swag'

The return of Victorian 'baby burglars' - Jon Holmes speaks to the expert

Jason Haddon MBE says 'these baby burglars use their nappies to hide the swag as they go from house to house'

Astrologer comes to the Lonely Lunch Club!

Astrologer comes to the Lonely Lunch Club!

Astrologer comes to the Lonely Lunch Club!

Our latest inductee apparently knew there was going to be 'an exit in the Brexit' from looking at the stars

Wednesday, June 29, 2016

Wednesday, June 29, 2016

Sushi and concrete pumps! Lonely Lunch Club is back

Sushi and concrete pumps! Lonely Lunch Club is back

Sushi and concrete pumps! Lonely Lunch Club is back

The newest Lonely Lunch Club inductee was heavily involved in the world of concrete pumping

'Birthdays are forced fun, the only other people who've forced us to have fun are the Nazis and Blue Peter' – the Big Debate on birthdays gets heated

'Birthdays are forced fun, the only other people who've forced us to have fun are the Nazis and Blue Peter' – the Big Debate on birthdays gets heated

'Birthdays are forced fun' – the Big Debate gets heated

Do we actually need birthdays now that the EU law forcing us to celebrate them no longer applies?

Brexit. What could it mean for British food? Jon Holmes investigates

Brexit. What could it mean for British food? Jon Holmes investigates

Brexit. What could it mean for British food? Jon Holmes investigates

If we lose the EU laws, will it change our Great British food?

Tuesday, June 28, 2016

Tuesday, June 28, 2016

The Big Debate: Do we really need night?

The Big Debate: Do we really need night?

The Big Debate: Do we really need night?

Who needs darkness anyway

Trial by ordeal for Jeremy Corbyn? What would happen if we went back to medieval practices?

Trial by ordeal for Jeremy Corbyn? What would happen if we went back to medieval practices?

What would happen if we went back to medieval practices?

Jon Holmes finds out from an expert

Sandwiches by the seaside! Lonely Lunch Club gets a Cornish member

Sandwiches by the seaside! Lonely Lunch Club gets a Cornish member

Sandwiches by the seaside! Lonely Lunch Club gets a Cornish member

The newest inductee is our first member from Cornwall

'The country needs us!' – Jon Holmes delivers rousing speech for Britain

'The country needs us!' – Jon Holmes delivers rousing speech for Britain

'The country needs us!' – Jon Holmes delivers rousing speech for Britain

Our afternoon presenter had something he had to say in the ongoing aftermath of the EU referendum

Monday, June 27, 2016

Monday, June 27, 2016

The Big Debate: Should people exist?

The Big Debate: Should people exist?

The Big Debate: Should people exist?

People. Aren't they just annoying?

Where's Mel Gibson when you need him?! Jon Holmes speaks to a politics expert from Alabama

Where's Mel Gibson when you need him?! Jon Holmes speaks to a politics expert from Alabama

A very unique view on the EU Referendum! Jon Holmes speaks to a politics expert

Professor Scott Lucas, originally from Alabama, suggested the star of Braveheart to heal the divide in the United Kingdom

Courgettes in Canary Wharf! A new member joins the Lonely Lunch Club

Courgettes in Canary Wharf! A new member joins the Lonely Lunch Club

Courgettes in Canary Wharf! A new member joins the Lonely Lunch Club

Paralegal Melissa has been inducted into the 'tupperware hall of despair'

Thursday, June 23, 2016

Thursday, June 23, 2016

Jon Holmes becomes a rapper!

Jon Holmes becomes... a rapper!

Jon Holmes becomes... a rapper!

For one day only Jon Holmes has tried rapping

The Big Debate: Is it time to remove mud?

The Big Debate: Is it time to ban mud?

The Big Debate: Is it time to ban mud?

What purpose does it serve, really?

Snooping with sunflower and barley bread! Lonely Lunch Club reaches a new low

Snooping round your girlfriend's house: Lonely Lunch Club reaches a new low

Snooping round your girlfriend's house: Lonely Lunch Club reaches a new low

Our newest club member was snooping through his girlfriend's private things while she walked the dog

Festival theft: Jon Holmes gets the info

Festival theft: Jon Holmes on the newest kind of crime...

Festival theft: Jon Holmes on the newest kind of crime...

Our afternoon presenter looking into the growing theft of actual festivals

Wednesday, June 22, 2016

Wednesday, June 22, 2016

The Big Debate: Do we need toilets?

The Big Debate: Do we need toilets?

The Big Debate: Do we need toilets?

There must be other places to do our business...surely?

Celery and obituaries! Meet the newest Lonely Lunch Club member

Celery, obituaries, and an off-putting face: Welcome to the Lonely Lunch Club

Celery, obituaries, and an off-putting face: Welcome to the Lonely Lunch Club

Our newest inductee into the club wasn't the happiest of people...

Could you be offended by a shower curtain? Jon Holmes investigates

Can you be offended by a shower curtain? Jon Holmes investigates

Can you be offended by a shower curtain? Jon Holmes investigates

Our afternoon presenter spoke to a New Zealander to get the lowdown on offensive prints

Tuesday, June 21, 2016

Tuesday, June 21, 2016

The Big Debate: What's the point of knees?

The Big Debate: What's the point of knees?

The Big Debate: What's the point of knees?

Knees, do we even need them?

Cats, guinea pigs and a cockatiel! It's Jon Holmes Lonely Lunch Club

Cats, guinea pigs and a cockatiel! It's the Lonely Lunch Club

Cats, guinea pigs and a cockatiel! It's the Lonely Lunch Club

Jon Holmes invites another new member to his club

Could we use giant paper aeroplanes to fly? Jon Holmes finds out

Could we use giant paper aeroplanes to fly? Jon Holmes finds out

Could we use giant paper aeroplanes to fly? Jon Holmes finds out

The World Paper Aeroplane Championship took place over the weekend in Burnham-on-Sea

Monday, June 20, 2016

Monday, June 20, 2016

Alco Vox Pops returns with a very special opinion of talkSPORT's Adrian Durham

Alco Vox Pops returns with a very strong opinion of talkSPORT's Adrian Durham

Alco Vox Pops returns with a very strong opinion of talkSPORT's Adrian Durham

People with no filter whatsoever let rip

Will the moon drive us all crazy tonight? Jon Holmes speaks to the expert

Will the moon drive us all crazy tonight? Jon Holmes investigates

Will the moon drive us all crazy tonight? Jon Holmes investigates

Astrologer Timothy Halloran claimed 'an increased energy' generated by tonight's full moon will turn us all into lunatics

Harrow, ice cream and school days! It's Jon Holmes' Lonely Lunch Club

Ice cream offers 'glimmer of hope' for the Lonely Lunch Club

Ice cream offers 'glimmer of hope' for the Lonely Lunch Club

Jon Holmes is cheering those up who are lunching alone

Friday, June 17, 2016

Friday, June 17, 2016

Podcast - Jon Holmes on talkRADIO - Episode 12

Podcast - Jon Holmes on talkRADIO - Episode 12

Podcast - Jon Holmes on talkRADIO - Episode 12

The Big Debate: Should we stop having fun?

The Big Debate: Should we stop having fun?

The Big Debate: Should stop having fun?

We all like a bit of fun, don't we?

Thursday, June 16, 2016

Thursday, June 16, 2016

The Big Debate: Should we outlaw balls?

The Big Debate: Should we ban balls?

The Big Debate: Should we ban balls?

Football, golf ball, tennis ball... should they go?

Wednesday, June 15, 2016

Wednesday, June 15, 2016

The Big Debate: Height - Tall tale or short story?

The Big Debate: A tall tale or a short story?

The Big Debate: A tall tale or a short story?

The Big Debate today had no shortage of passion

Tuesday, June 14, 2016

Tuesday, June 14, 2016

The Big Debate: Why bother with fish?

The Big Debate: Why bother with fish?

The Big Debate: Why bother with fish?

Fish fingers, fish and chips, fish pie...it's a fishy business

Actor Sam Claflin on cows, mud and piggybacks

Actor Sam Claflin's cow encounter terror

Actor Sam Claflin on cows, mud and piggybacks

The Hunger Games star reveals what happened when he and fellow actors took a walk in a field

Monday, June 13, 2016

Monday, June 13, 2016

The Big Debate: What's the point of belly buttons?

The Big Debate: What's the point of belly buttons?

The Big Debate: What's the point of belly buttons?

Have you ever found a use for your belly button?

Friday, June 10, 2016

Friday, June 10, 2016

Podcast - Jon Holmes on talkRADIO - Episode 11

Podcast - Jon Holmes on talkRADIO - Episode 11

Podcast - Jon Holmes on talkRADIO - Episode 11

Busker Sessions are back! Charlotte Campbell performs live in the studio

Busker Sessions are back! Charlotte Campbell performs live in the studio

Busker Sessions are back! Charlotte Campbell performs live in the studio

The songstress performed a live set with her own original song for our afternoon presenter

The Big Debate: Is there actually a use for mountains?

The Big Debate: Mountains - summit or nothing?

The Big Debate: Mountains - summit or nothing?

Jon Holmes finds the tallest topic to clamber over

Thursday, June 9, 2016

Thursday, June 9, 2016

Showbiz news with Jon Holmes: Lindsay Lohan, Chloe Simms and Beyonce

Lindsay Lohan, Bobby Brown and Beyonce all feature in Jon Holmes' showbiz news

Showbiz news with Jon Holmes: featuring Lindsay Lohan, Bobby Brown and Beyonce

talkSPORT's Reece is the obvious choice for the latest celebrity gossip

The Big Debate: Can we get rid of roads?

The Big Debate: Should we get rid of roads?

The Big Debate: Should we get rid of roads?

Jon Holmes ponders whether travelling would be easier without highways

SodaStream, beer and Noel Edmonds, it's the Work Experience Tech Review

SodaStream, beer and Noel Edmonds: it's the Work Experience Tech Review

SodaStream, beer and Noel Edmonds: it's the Work Experience Tech Review

Andrew joins Jon Holmes for some geeky gadgetry

Tuesday, May 31, 2016

Tuesday, May 31, 2016

The Big Debate: Would you pick a pocket?

The Big Debate: Would you pick a pocket?

The Big Debate: Would you pick a pocket?

Surely we don't need to carry anything

Boyband crime: Jon Holmes discusses Gary Barlow's masked Bristol shopping centre appearance

Boyband crime: Jon Holmes discusses Gary Barlow's masked shopping centre appearance

Boyband crime: Jon Holmes discusses Gary Barlow's masked shopping centre show

Our afternoon presenter spoke to talkRADIO's very own Anna Williamson to learn more about the sins of singers

Monday, May 30, 2016

Monday, May 30, 2016

The new Top Gear and a rather unfortunate place for a snake bite. Alco Vox Pops is back!

Jose Mourinho, Top Gear and a rather unfortunate place for a snake bite: Alco Vox Pops is back

Mourinho, Top Gear and an unfortunate place for a snake bite. It's Alco Vox Pops

The Bank Holiday is here. What better time to listen to drunk people discuss the big topics

Forget 'Headline Hijack', Jon Holmes and company completely take over the news

Not the two o'clock news: the headlines get hijacked

Not the two o'clock news: the headlines get hijacked

Jon Holmes and his team took over the news bulletin on Bank Holiday Monday. You may not want to believe everything you hear…

Jon Holmes gets the info on the 'sticky' five pound note

Cash crisis: Sticky new £5 note is not top gear, reveals Jon Holmes

Cash crisis: Sticky new £5 note is not top gear, reveals Jon Holmes

Reporter Cornelius was live at 'the Bank of England' to report on an eagerly anticipated relaunch

Friday, May 27, 2016

Friday, May 27, 2016

Podcast - Jon Holmes on talkRADIO - Episode 10

Podcast - Jon Holmes on talkRADIO - Episode 10

Podcast - Jon Holmes on talkRADIO - Episode 10

WATCH: Jon Holmes invites busker Charlie Law to perform live on air

WATCH: Jon Holmes invites busker Charlie Law to perform live on air

WATCH: Jon Holmes invites busker Charlie Law to perform live on air

Another talented man and his guitar take to the airwaves

The Big Debate: Lips. What are they good for?

The Big Debate: Lips. What are they good for?

The Big Debate: Lips. What are they good for?

How many uses do we really have for the fleshy skin in front of our teeth?

Taxi to the moon? Jon Holmes finds out how to hail that cab

Taxi to the moon? Jon Holmes finds out how to hail that cab

Taxi to the moon? Jon Holmes finds out how to hail that cab

It could be an expensive fare, says Leicester taxi man Lance

Thursday, May 26, 2016

Thursday, May 26, 2016

Michael Jackson, Johnny Depp and Amanda Holden, it's Jon Holmes' Showbiz News

Showbiz news with Jon Holmes: Michael Jackson, Johnny Depp and Amanda Holden

Showbiz news with Jon Holmes: Michael Jackson, Johnny Depp and Amanda Holden

Reece from talkSPORT brings us his take on the latest from the world of showbiz

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