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Daily chat, nonsense and extra fun after every Radio 1 Breakfast With Greg James.

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    Goodbye (for now!) Roisin

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 5, 2022 22:11

    It's Roisin's last day reading the news on Radio 1 Breakfast so Greg's letting her takeover the podcast and there's definitely a magpie involved!

    Stand Up Idris Elba, Sit Down Diplo!

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 4, 2022 33:09

    Greg plays quite the game of Stand Up Sit Down with Danny Howard. Plus a non-human beatboxing guest, and Yesterday's Quiz.

    Alessia Russo and Fran Kirby

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 3, 2022 40:44

    Please stand for sporting royalty! Greg is joined in the studio by Euro champions, Alessia Russo and Fran Kirby!

    Belly Buttons Divide The Nation

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 2, 2022 29:20

    Greg's asking the nation if they wash their belly button and people are spooked! Plus, aftermath of the Love Island final and it's day two of the quiz!

    The Lionesses Brought It Home

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 1, 2022 38:16

    Greg's seeing through his rogue promise and playing Sweet Caroline EVERY hour as England's women became Euro 2022 champions!

    All Eyes on England for the Euros Final

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 29, 2022 38:11

    Greg is joined by Alex Scott ahead of the Euros Final and there's a prediction from Alan the Robot Hoover! Also, Greg's new mate GK from Bad Boy Chiller Crew is on for WrongUns and some very weird sounds made by Scott Mills and Chris Stark are unearthed.

    Make Haste for Regé-Jean Page

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 28, 2022 48:13

    Regé-Jean Page is in for Unpopular Opinions and Greg reveals the new Official Chart presenter who he identifies by his very muscular knees! Plus Animal News and All The Latest Things!

    Baba Ganoush & Morning Glory

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 27, 2022 40:58

    Greg's celebrating the Lionesses win with a 'Double Diamond', doorbells are having their moment and Joe Lycett is in with Fact Controller.

    No Days Off!

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 26, 2022 37:02

    After a very busy few days running all across the country, Greg is back in his lukewarm studio. There's a guessing game for Roisin and Alan the Robot Hoover is making predictions on the Lionesses game tonight so all things back to normal!

    The Jig Is Up!

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 25, 2022 70:59

    Let's be honest, it took longer than expected but Greg got it done! He found all the pieces scattered across the UK and finally put together Radio 1's Giant Jigsaw and won back his show!! Woohoo!

    How Many Pieces Do We Have Now?

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 22, 2022 52:30

    Scott and Chris continue their R1 Breakfast Show takeover as Greg attempts to find all the pieces of Radio 1's Giant Jigsaw!

    Piece By Piece

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 21, 2022 61:15

    Scott and Chris still rule the breakfast show roost as Greg tries desperately to collect the missing pieces of the Radio 1 Puzzle.

    Radio 1 Breakfast With…Scott & Chris??

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 20, 2022 45:46

    Our hero has been kicked out of The Radio 1 Breakfast Show and replaced by Scott Mills & Chris Stark. It's up to you, the listeners to help him win it back.

    A Wet Blanket & Tin Foil

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 19, 2022 31:27

    Greg's been getting your heat hacks in order to stay cool and as he starts to worry about what radio 1 has in store for him over the next few days, a mysterious list comes through.

    Hot Hot Hot!

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 18, 2022 30:52

    Be careful out there – there are pigs in sun cream, Hungry Unicorns on the beach and people doing all sorts in the sea.

    A Prepubescent T-Rex...

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 15, 2022 23:48

    Harry steps up to wrap up another week on the quiz. There's a game of Wrong Uns with listener Niamh who's back for an update on her first ever date, and Alan's back with another Women's Euros prediction.

    Tok Tok. Who's There?

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 14, 2022 24:23

    Niff Niff! Cockericko!! Did you know that noises are different depending on where you are in the world. Also, we get info on Radio 1's Summer Games and an update on the mystery flight.

    Mad Dogs And Englishmen…

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 13, 2022 36:00

    It seems the heat has made us all go a bit doolally, listener Ellie for instance, she waves at the TV...but is it just her? Plus, we find a very dramatic poem by a four year old and launch an investigation into a mysterious flight from Dublin Airport.

    Yodelayheehoo!!

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 12, 2022 34:24

    Greg tested your opera singing skills and now it's time for yodelling - get out the reverb Roisin! Also, singing parrots and donkeys in Animal News and Shawn Moondez takes us to the edge of the universe.

    Nosey Siblings and a Stroppy Host

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 11, 2022 37:01

    Niamh went on her date (closely followed by her family), a controversial game of Top Of The Shops sees Greg storm off in a huff (or was it a minute and a huff?) and What time is it when a horse stands on your roof? (find out in Animal News). (ok, ok, enough of the brackets)

    Good Luck Niamh

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 8, 2022 34:53

    Listener Niamh is going on her first date so Greg attempts to give her some advice. Plus, an ex-Teletubbies star appears on the quiz and it turns out that Roisin can do opera...Laaaa

    Stark, Thor and a Robot

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 7, 2022 36:41

    Chris Stark joins us as finger nails and candles cause confusion in Fact Controller, Ali Plumb has been hanging around with Chris Hemsworth and yay! Alan The Robot Hoover was correct, The Lionesses won.

    Alan Is Back!!

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 6, 2022 34:08

    Alan The Robot Hoover is out of retirement to predict tonight's Lionesses football result, listener Josh's family like a good old fish and chip supper during sad times and we hear your attempts to bury some bad news.

    Eat Up & Scram!!

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 5, 2022 41:29

    Romesh Ranganathan has a problem with unwanted guests, Gabby Logan is on but doesn't know it and Munya Chawawa has gone totally conkers!

    Adele &The Flag of Pride.

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 4, 2022 36:54

    Listener Dean had an amazing experience at an Adele gig, Isabel had trouble getting it up twice in Double Disasters and a multinational team joined us for the quiz.

    A Donkey On The Edge!!

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 1, 2022 29:25

    Animal news brings us Amy The Donkey Stealer, the quiz team battle out the final and Chris the food clapper is back for WronUns.

    Let's Hear It For The Beans!

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 30, 2022 32:34

    Listener Chris gives a standing ovation to his food and Ed Sheeran reveals some dark secrets involving "The Box" and farting on stage during his ballads.

    Ed In A Box?

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 29, 2022 29:49

    Greg investigates Ed Sheeran's Glastonbury entrance, Katie Thistleton is here for Top Of The Shops and British “Ball” Dogs appear in Animal News.

    Where Was Green Day??

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 28, 2022 35:53

    Greg goes through some of the rumours around Glastonbury, listener Natalie has a new game called Job In A Box, and Reece the Bus Boy is very excited about a new busway.

    A New Podcast Host?

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 24, 2022 29:47

    Greg says bye to producer Will who's on hosting duty for the podcast today!

    Glastonbury Moaners

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 22, 2022 32:04

    Double disasters, Glastonbury moaners and a Julia Fox update!

    A Gorilla Fart!

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 21, 2022 29:35

    Roisin has the best clip ever in animal news.

    Harry Styles likes to yodel

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 20, 2022 39:52

    Greg recreates the Harry Styles gig and Danny Howard is in with the Fact Controller. An unexpected winner for the UK's best theme park causes quite a stir. Listener Josh's mouth singing goes to the next level, plus all the latest things from Aitch and Dame Kelly Holmes.

    We love a Friday!

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 17, 2022 24:39

    Update on the missing oyster catcher, WrongUn's and Greg says bye to Wendy Williams.

    A Buying Frenzy

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 16, 2022 29:17

    1Xtra's Nadia Jae is here to play Top Of The Shops and we get news on a pizza eating oyster catcher….Yes, you heard right!

    It's Destiny!!

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 15, 2022 38:29

    Have you ever tried to connect with someone by the smallest of links? Do you use different bowls for sickness and snacks? Have you ever seen a bull waiting for a train? Have you ever sung a song into someone's mouth? No?? What's wrong with you?

    Mills' Unpopular Opinion

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 14, 2022 41:31

    Scott Mills joins us as a listener takes the pith! Another listener tracks down the "Huddersfield Wood" and a third (Covenger Josh) gets an amazing gift.

    Mouth To Mouth Resonation

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 13, 2022 29:31

    "Wonderful Maniac" Josh tells us of a strange singing technique he and his girlfriend have developed. Also, Greg has details of a Tik Tok / Netflix romance and pays tribute to the wonderful Hilary Devey.

    It's Gold Rush Kid Day!

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 10, 2022 30:53

    George Ezra is here and his new song is scrutinised by listener Morgan. Also, show accountant Vicky is back for WrongUns and it's the final of the quiz.

    And Now The News....

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 9, 2022 31:59

    Roisin comes out with the most amazing fact ever in Fact Controller, there's cowboys chasing cows on the motorways in Animal News and the algorithms are loving Bus Boy Reece.

    A Milky What??

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 8, 2022 33:49

    Tales of bush fires and stinky sinks in Double Disasters, we hear from Lucy who accidentally became the star of the Jubilee Pageant and a greedy Ostridge makes an appearance in Animal News.

    A Sense of Nonsense

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 7, 2022 27:18

    Seems the BBC's Jubilee presenters had their senses working overtime at the weekend, so Greg devised a new game for Roisin and Melvin. Also, Love Island's Luca Bish - sells fish…of course. Does your name rhyme with your game?

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