The Big Debate

Thursday, October 27, 2016

Thursday, October 27, 2016

The Big Debate on waterfalls: 'You don't go to Niagara to see the dribble falls'

The Big Debate on waterfalls: 'You don't go to Niagara to see the dribble falls'

The Big Debate on waterfalls: 'You don't go to Niagara to see the dribble falls'

Today's Big Debate was about whether we still need waterfalls

Wednesday, October 26, 2016

Wednesday, October 26, 2016

The Big Debate on wings: 'If you took the wings off a plane, it would look like a tampon for a giant robotess'

The Big Debate on wings: 'If you took the wings off a plane, it would look like a tampon for a giant robotess'

'If you took the wings off a plane, it's like a tampon for a giant robotess'

Today's Big Debate was about wings

Tuesday, October 25, 2016

Tuesday, October 25, 2016

The Big Debate on ears: 'Friendship Rainbow Faces was trailed in Sweden and it didn't work'

The Big Debate on ears: 'Friendship Rainbow Faces was trailed in Sweden and it didn't work'

Big Debate: 'Friendship Rainbow Faces was trailed in Sweden and it didn't work'

Today's Big Debate was about ears

Monday, October 24, 2016

Monday, October 24, 2016

The Big Debate on jokes: 'They say laughter is the best policy, but it's not, is it? It's antibiotics'

The Big Debate on jokes: 'They say laughter is the best medicine, but it's not, is it? It's antibiotics'

'They say laughter is the best medicine, but it's not, is it? It's antibiotics'

Today's Big Debate was about Jokes

Friday, October 21, 2016

Friday, October 21, 2016

The Big Debate on language: 'The Ancient Romans spoke English - we know this from the film Gladiator'

The Big Debate on language: 'The Ancient Romans spoke English - we know this from the film Gladiator'

The Big Debate on language: 'The Ancient Romans spoke English'

Jon Holmes brings a new debate to our attention each day

Thursday, October 20, 2016

Thursday, October 20, 2016

The Big Debate on smoke: 'You can't taste a cloud but you can taste smoke'

The Big Debate on smoke: 'You can't taste a cloud but you can taste smoke'

The Big Debate on smoke: 'You can't taste a cloud but you can taste smoke'

Today's Big Debate was about smoke

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

The Big Debate on yawning

The Big Debate on yawning

Today's Big Debate was about yawning

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

The Big Debate on bells:

The Big Debate on bells: 'If you take the bell out, what do you get pussy out of the well with?'

'If you take the bell out, what do you get pussy out of the well with?'

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

Monday, October 17, 2016

Monday, October 17, 2016

The Big Debate on frames: 'A dog rubbed his Johnny Carson all over his mum's hat'

The Big Debate on frames: 'A dog rubbed his Johnny Carson all over his mum's hat'

Big Debate on frames: 'A dog rubbed his Johnny Carson all over his mum's hat'

Today's big debate was about whether we still need frames

Friday, October 14, 2016

Friday, October 14, 2016

Adele: is that necessary?

The Big Debate on singing: 'You can stick it up your aria'

The Big Debate on singing: 'You can stick it up your aria'

Today's Big Debate was about singing

Friday, October 7, 2016

Friday, October 7, 2016

The Big Debate: 'People who wear glasses will be wearing brickies'

The Big Debate: 'People who wear glasses will be wearing brickies'

The Big Debate: 'People who wear glasses will be wearing brickies'

Jon Holmes brings the biggest debates to our attention

Thursday, October 6, 2016

Thursday, October 6, 2016

The Big Debate on Bridges: 'I hate bridges, the card game Bridge and former footballer Wayne Bridge'

The Big Debate on Bridges: 'I hate bridges, the card game Bridge and former footballer Wayne Bridge'

'I hate bridges, the card game Bridge and former footballer Wayne Bridge'

Today's Big Debate was about bridges

Wednesday, October 5, 2016

Wednesday, October 5, 2016

The Big Debate on suitcases:

The Big Debate on suitcases: 'Why don't you just wear the clothes you're taking?'

The Big Debate on cases: 'Why don't you just wear the clothes you're taking?'

Today's Big Debate was about suitcases

Tuesday, October 4, 2016

Tuesday, October 4, 2016

The Big Debate on lids: 'If I live in a world where lids happen, I'm gonna lid old people and you'

The Big Debate on lids: 'If I live in a world where lids happen, I'm gonna lid old people - and you'

'If I live in a world where lids happen, I'm gonna lid old people - and you'

Today's Big Debate was about lids

Monday, October 3, 2016

Monday, October 3, 2016

The Big Debate on Sundays: 'When would young people steal aspirin off old people if not on a Sunday?'

The Big Debate on Sundays: 'When would young people steal aspirin off old people if not on a Sunday?'

'When would young people steal aspirin off old people if not on a Sunday?'

Today's Big Debate focused on Sundays and whether we still need them

Friday, September 30, 2016

Friday, September 30, 2016

The Big Debate on names: 'I had an operation to have my name removed'

The Big Debate on names: 'I had an operation to have my name removed'

The Big Debate on names: 'I had an operation to have my name removed'

Today the Big Debate on Jon Holmes' show was about names

Thursday, September 29, 2016

Thursday, September 29, 2016

The Big Debate on positivity: 'You are riddled with syphillis'

The Big Debate on positivity: 'You are riddled with syphilis'

The Big Debate on positivity: 'You are riddled with syphilis'

Today's Big Debate was about whether we still need positivity

Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Wednesday, September 28, 2016

The Big Debate on wheels - are they replaceable with 'faux-caterpillar tracks'?

The Big Debate on wheels - are they replaceable with 'faux-caterpillar tracks'?

The Big Debate on wheels - are they replaceable with 'faux-caterpillar tracks'?

Today's Big Debate focused on wheels

Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Tuesday, September 27, 2016

The Big Debate on shoulders: "Come cry on my groin"

The Big Debate on shoulders: 'Come cry on my groin'

The Big Debate on shoulders: 'Come cry on my groin'

Today's Big Debate focused on shoulders

Monday, September 26, 2016

Monday, September 26, 2016

Today's Big Debate asked whether we still need cupboards

The Big Debate on cupboards: 'You're talking about Apartmentheid'

The Big Debate on cupboards: 'You're talking about Apartmentheid'

Today's Big Debate asked whether we still need cupboards

Friday, September 23, 2016

Friday, September 23, 2016

The Big Debate on dreams: 'Noel Edmonds is spraying his glands on me'

The Big Debate on dreams: 'Noel Edmonds is spraying his glands on me'

The Big Debate on dreams: 'Noel Edmonds is spraying his glands on me'

Jon Holmes invites two people to discuss their views on dreams

Thursday, September 22, 2016

Thursday, September 22, 2016

The Big Debate on eggshells: 'I'm a proud racist"

The Big Debate on eggshells: 'I'm a proud racist'

The Big Debate on eggshells: 'I'm a proud racist'

Today's big debate focused on whether we still need eggshells

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

The Big Debate on doorways: 'My cat got killed by a terrorist'

The Big Debate on doorways: 'My cat got killed by a terrorist'

The Big Debate on doorways: 'My cat got killed by a terrorist'

Today's big debate was about doorways

Monday, September 19, 2016

Monday, September 19, 2016

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

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

Thursday, September 15, 2016

Thursday, September 15, 2016

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

Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Wednesday, September 14, 2016

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

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

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.

Monday, September 12, 2016

Monday, September 12, 2016

The Big Debate on sweat: 'I'm not a pervert, but I like a sweaty man'

The Big Debate on sweat: 'I'm not a pervert, but I like a sweaty man'

'I'm not a pervert, but I like a sweaty man'

Today's Big Debate was about perspiration

Friday, September 9, 2016

Friday, September 9, 2016

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?

Thursday, September 8, 2016

Thursday, September 8, 2016

'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

Wednesday, September 7, 2016

Wednesday, September 7, 2016

'I often step in dog muck as I can't see my feet' - The Big Debate on journeys

'I often step in dog muck as I can't see my feet' - The Big Debate on journeys

'I often step in dog muck as I can't see my feet' - The Big Debate on journeys

Jon Holmes gets the answers to the biggest questions

Tuesday, September 6, 2016

Tuesday, September 6, 2016

'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

Monday, September 5, 2016

Monday, September 5, 2016

'Surprise is Latin for To Sup Rice' - The Big Debate

'The Latin for surprise is To Sup Rice' - The Big Debate

'The Latin for surprise is To Sup Rice' - The Big Debate

Jon Holmes asks the biggest question of the day

Friday, September 2, 2016

Friday, September 2, 2016

'I don't want to have to test food by putting my winky in it' - The Big Debate

'I don't want to have to test food by putting my winky in it' - The Big Debate

'I don't want to have to test food by putting my winky in it' - The Big Debate

Jon Holmes asks, do we need taste?

Thursday, September 1, 2016

Thursday, September 1, 2016

The Big Debate on Age: 'Owls are timeless'

The Big Debate on Age: 'Owls are timeless'

The Big Debate on Age: 'Owls are timeless'

Today's Big Debate was about whether we still need age in a post-Brexit Britain

Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Are they really necessary in the 21st century?

The Big Debate on toes: 'I saw a camel munching its way down the street'

The Big Debate on toes: 'I saw a camel munching its way down the street'

Today's Big Debate asked whether we still need toes

Friday, August 26, 2016

Friday, August 26, 2016

'You can't be pointy without having a point' - The Big Debate on points

'You can't be pointy without having a point' - The Big Debate

'You can't be pointy without having a point' - The Big Debate

Jon Holmes asks the most important question of the day

Thursday, August 25, 2016

Thursday, August 25, 2016

The Big Debate on string: 'We all know you get string by tickling clowns until they ejaculate'

The Big Debate on string: 'We all know you get string by tickling clowns until they ejaculate'

Big Debate on string: 'You get string by tickling clowns until they ejaculate'

Jon Holmes debated the necessity of string today.

Wednesday, August 24, 2016

Wednesday, August 24, 2016

The Big Debate on corridors: 'Poor people go to IKEA to defecate'

The Big Debate on corridors: 'Poor people go to IKEA to defecate'

The Big Debate on corridors: 'Poor people go to IKEA to defecate'

Eh? How did we get there from talking about corridors?

Monday, August 22, 2016

Monday, August 22, 2016

The Big Debate on Weather: "I'm like a picnic on a stick!"

The Big Debate on Weather: 'I'm like a picnic on a stick!'

The Big Debate on Weather: 'I'm like a picnic on a stick!'

This debate got well and truly stormy as talkRADIO broadcast live from Edinburgh

Friday, August 19, 2016

Friday, August 19, 2016

The Big Debate with Jon Holmes

'Do you want wee and poo in your face?' - It's the Big Debate

'Do you want wee and poo in your face?' - It's the Big Debate

Jon Holmes asks the biggest question of the day, do we need gravity?

Thursday, August 18, 2016

Thursday, August 18, 2016

Jon Holmes asks do we need ink

'I'll get my octopus and tickle it until it splurges' - It's the Big Debate on ink

'I'll get my octopus and tickle it until it splurges' - It's the Big Debate

Jon Holmes asks the biggest question of the day, and this time it's about the stuff that comes out of octupi

Wednesday, August 17, 2016

Wednesday, August 17, 2016

The Big Debate on cooking: 'An SAS-trained cook could probably wreck soup with a drone from thousands of miles away'

The Big Debate on cooking: 'An SAS-trained cook could probably wreck soup with a drone from thousands of miles away'

'An SAS-trained cook could probably wreck soup with a drone'

Today's Big Debate was about cooking. Specifically, whether it's on the verge of becoming obsolete

Tuesday, August 16, 2016

Tuesday, August 16, 2016

The Big Debate: "They dress horses up like tarts"

The Big Debate: "They dress horses up like tarts"

The Big Debate: "They dress horses up like tarts"

This Big Debate took a turn that you'd neigh-ver expect.

Monday, August 15, 2016

Monday, August 15, 2016

The Big Debate on Ice - 'Given the choice between battenburg and murder, most would choose murder'

The Big Debate on Ice - 'Given the choice between battenburg and murder, most would choose murder'

"Given the choice between battenburg and murder, most would choose murder"

Today's Big Debate on Ice got ice-cold

Friday, August 12, 2016

Friday, August 12, 2016

'I have a 6 foot tongue!' - It's Jon Holmes' Big Debate

The Big Debate: 'Hundreds of faceless glasses workers would be out of work'

The Big Debate: 'There'd be hundreds of faceless glasses workers'

The question vexing the nation today surrounds the collection of eyes, nose and mouth on the front of your head. Do we, Jon Holmes asks, really need our faces?…

Thursday, August 11, 2016

Thursday, August 11, 2016

'What a racket!' It's Jon Holmes Big Debate - Do we need music?

The Big Debate: Are melodies music to your ears, or an infernal racket?

The Big Debate: Are melodies music to your ears, or an infernal racket?

Jon Holmes asks whether it's really essential that we have music

Wednesday, August 10, 2016

Wednesday, August 10, 2016

The Big Debate: Do we need metal, or should all Olympic medals be made out of soup?

The Big Debate: Do we need metal, or should all Olympic medals be made out of soup?

The Big Debate: Do we need metal, or should Olympic medals be made out of soup?

The some copper-bottomed conversation as Jon Holmes's Big Debate returns with a steely subject…

Friday, July 15, 2016

Friday, July 15, 2016

Jon Holmes' Big Debate: 'She rustled up a lovely quiche lorraine using just her bum gas'

Jon Holmes' Big Debate: 'She rustled up a lovely quiche lorraine using just her bum gas'

Big Debate: 'She rustled up a lovely quiche lorraine with her bum gas'

Today's debate on the Jon Holmes show got underway in an odourly fashion

Thursday, July 14, 2016

Thursday, July 14, 2016

'Stamps, try jugs and racists toys from yesteryear', it's Jon Holmes' Big Debate on interest

'Racists' toys from yesteryear' – it's Jon Holmes' Big Debate

'Racists' toys from yesteryear' – it's Jon Holmes' Big Debate

Jon Holmes wonders if we really need to take any interest in anything

Monday, July 11, 2016

Monday, July 11, 2016

The Big Debate on mothers: 'I know of only two people who loved their mums - Jimmy Savile and Norman Bates'

The Big Debate on mothers: 'I know of only two people who loved their mums - Jimmy Savile and Norman Bates'

The Big Debate on mothers: 'Only Jimmy Savile and Norman Bates loved their mums'

Today's debate was ever so slightly controversial

Friday, July 8, 2016

Friday, July 8, 2016

'You can't do everything with your mouth', Jon Holmes' Big Debate on arms!

'You can't do everything with your mouth', Jon Holmes' Big Debate on arms!

'You can't do everything with your mouth', Jon Holmes' Big Debate on arms!

Some people are up in arms about, arms

Thursday, July 7, 2016

Thursday, July 7, 2016

The Big Debate on photographs: 'When they went into Iraq, they found Saddam Hussein inside a photobooth'

The Big Debate on photos: 'When they went into Iraq, they found Saddam inside a photo booth'

'When they went into Iraq, they found Saddam Hussein inside a photo booth'

The Big Debate on photographs gets focused

Wednesday, July 6, 2016

Wednesday, July 6, 2016

'Women will evolve to a point where we don't need men', so do we need a future?

Do we need the future? The Big Debate looks forward

Do we need the future? The Big Debate looks forward

Jon Holmes finds out if we need a future in 'The Big Debate'

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