The Best Of James O'Brien

The Best Of James O'Brien

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Divorce Laws, Meghan Markle and ULEZ
Apr 12 • 35 min
A weekly dose of the best bits of James O’Brien’s LBC show, featuring the best of his thought-provoking monologues and fascinating calls.
Homosexuality, Skunk and Islamophobia
Mar 22 • 31 min
A dose of the best bits of James O’Brien’s LBC show, featuring the best of his thought-provoking monologues and fascinating calls.
Carers, Nissan and Neighbourhood watch
Feb 8 • 27 min
A weekly dose of the best bits of James O’Brien’s LBC show, featuring the best of his thought-provoking monologues and fascinating calls.
Prince Philip, Jacob Rees-Mogg and Dismembered Limbs
Jan 18 • 44 min
A weekly dose of the best bits of James O’Brien’s LBC show, featuring the best of his thought-provoking monologues and fascinating calls.
Hospital Wards, Social Housing and Microchips
Jan 11 • 35 min
A weekly dose of the best bits of James O’Brien’s LBC show, featuring the best of his thought-provoking monologues and fascinating calls.
Airport Boozing, Vegan Threats and Wolf Whistling
Nov 2, 2018 • 28 min
A weekly dose of the best bits of James O’Brien’s LBC show, featuring the best of his thought-provoking monologues and fascinating calls.
Armed Robbers, Buffer Zones and The Croydon Cat Killer
Sep 21, 2018 • 26 min
A weekly dose of the best bits of James O’Brien’s LBC show, featuring the best of his thought-provoking monologues and fascinating calls.
The Meat Industry, The Patriarchy and Historical Antisemtism - 7/9/18
Sep 7, 2018 • 22 min
A weekly dose of the best bits of James O’Brien’s LBC show, featuring the best of his thought-provoking monologues and fascinating calls.
The Evil Paraglider, Wedding Expectations and University Challenge
Aug 31, 2018 • 27 min
A weekly dose of the best bits of James O’Brien’s LBC show, featuring the best of his thought-provoking monologues and fascinating calls.
Forced Marriage, Food Banks and Cocaine
Aug 3, 2018 • 23 min
A weekly dose of the best bits of James O’Brien’s LBC show, featuring the best of his thought-provoking monologues and fascinating calls.
Pay Rises, Climate Change and PMS
Jul 27, 2018 • 25 min
A weekly dose of the best bits of James O’Brien’s LBC show, featuring the best of his thought-provoking monologues and fascinating calls.
Driving, Carers and Rudyard Kipling
Jul 20, 2018 • 29 min
A weekly dose of the best bits of James O’Brien’s LBC show, featuring the best of his thought-provoking monologues and fascinating calls.
Grenfell Inquiry - this week’s roundup
Jul 13, 2018 • 3 min
A weekly dose of the best bits of James O’Brien’s LBC show, featuring the best of his thought-provoking monologues and fascinating calls.
The Best Of James O’Brien - 13 Jul 18
Jul 13, 2018 • 41 min
A weekly dose of the best bits of James O’Brien’s LBC show, featuring the best of his thought-provoking monologues and fascinating calls.
Jaguar Land Rover issues hard Brexit warning, Shahmir Sanni and Trump baby balloon
Jul 6, 2018 • 40 min
A weekly dose of the best bits of James O’Brien’s LBC show, featuring the best of his thought-provoking monologues and fascinating calls.
Business, Marriage and The Royals
Jun 29, 2018 • 31 min
A weekly dose of the best bits of James O’Brien’s LBC show, featuring the best of his thought-provoking monologues and fascinating calls.
Grooming, Windrush and Hospital Protestors
Apr 26, 2018 • 26 min
A weekly dose of the best bits of James O’Brien’s LBC show, featuring the best of his thought-provoking monologues and fascinating calls.
Guernsey, Feminism and the Gig Economy
Mar 23, 2018 • 30 min
A weekly dose of the best bits of James O’Brien’s LBC show, featuring the best of his thought-provoking monologues and fascinating calls.
Stephen Hawking, Exclusion and Russia
Mar 16, 2018 • 31 min
A weekly dose of the best bits of James O’Brien’s LBC show, featuring the best of his thought-provoking monologues and fascinating calls.
Ricky Gervais, Unicorns and Coercive Control
Mar 2, 2018 • 35 min
A weekly dose of the best bits of James O’Brien’s LBC show, featuring the best of his thought-provoking monologues and fascinating calls.
Disaster Zones, High Court Rulings and Anti-depressants
Feb 23, 2018 • 24 min
A weekly dose of the best bits of James O’Brien’s LBC show, featuring the best of his thought-provoking monologues and fascinating calls.
Homelessness, Monitoring and Far-Right Extremism
Feb 2, 2018 • 36 min
A weekly dose of the best bits of James O’Brien’s LBC show, featuring the best of his thought-provoking monologues and fascinating calls.
Hijabs, Insecurity and the Presidents Club saga
Jan 26, 2018 • 31 min
A weekly dose of the best bits of James O’Brien’s LBC show, featuring the best of his thought-provoking monologues and fascinating calls.
Apologies, Funerals and Loneliness
Jan 23, 2018 • 26 min
A weekly dose of the best bits of James O’Brien’s LBC show, featuring the best of his thought-provoking monologues and fascinating calls.
Farron, Feelings and Friends
Jan 12, 2018 • 25 min
A weekly dose of the best bits of James O’Brien’s LBC show, featuring the best of his thought-provoking monologues and fascinating calls.
Motherhood, Perfection and Knife Crime
Jan 5, 2018 • 31 min
A weekly dose of the best bits of James O’Brien’s LBC show, featuring the best of his thought-provoking monologues and fascinating calls.
Gender Dysphoria, Social Media and Net Neutrality
Dec 19, 2017 • 29 min
A weekly dose of the best bits of James O’Brien’s LBC show, featuring the best of his thought-provoking monologues and fascinating calls.
Ai Weiwei, Divorce, Bureaucrats and Mutant Rats
Dec 8, 2017 • 27 min
A weekly dose of the best bits of James O’Brien’s LBC show, featuring the best of his thought-provoking monologues and fascinating calls.
Terrorism, Overweight Teens, Exiled Articles and Care Homes
Dec 1, 2017 • 31 min
A weekly dose of the best bits of James O’Brien’s LBC show, featuring the best of his thought-provoking monologues and fascinating calls.
Ireland, Cycling, Online Safety and Hunt Saboteurs
Nov 24, 2017 • 35 min
A weekly dose of highlights from James O’Brien’s LBC show, featuring the best of his thought-provoking monologues and fascinating calls.
Russia, Steve Allen, Zoos and Sausage Rolls
Nov 17, 2017 • 25 min
A weekly dose of the best bits of James O’Brien’s LBC show, featuring the best of his thought-provoking monologues and fascinating calls.
Poverty, The Cabinet, Mollycoddled Children and The Daily Mail
Nov 10, 2017 • 32 min
A weekly dose of the best bits of James O’Brien’s LBC show, featuring the best of his thought-provoking monologues and fascinating calls.
Sexual harassment, fixed-odds betting terminals and moped crime
Nov 3, 2017 • 29 min
A weekly dose of the best bits of James O’Brien’s LBC show, featuring the best of his thought-provoking monologues and fascinating calls.
Universal Credit, Jeremy Corbyn, Brexit and an interview with Armando Iannucci
Oct 20, 2017 • 27 min
Some of the best bits of James’ shows from the last week
Sadiq on housing and Al Gore on Trump
Aug 11, 2017 • 37 min
Some of the best bits of James’ shows from the last week
Councillor speaks to James after Grenfell meeting ends
Jun 30, 2017 • 41 min
Also James repeats question over again on DUP
Brendan Cox pays tribute to Jo on the anniversary of her death
Jun 16, 2017 • 42 min
Also a hero - one firefighter tells James about the night he went in to Grenfell Tower
‘Hero’ firefighter speaks to James
Jun 14, 2017 • 7 min
A firefighter of 27 years tells James how he got to the 10th floor of the tower block
What a week!
Jun 12, 2017 • 64 min
James hears from parents of Manchester victim, reaction to the election,Brendan Cox speaks to James and reaction to London terror attack
An election treat from James and Theo
Jun 7, 2017 • 11 min
A weekly dose of the best bits of James O’Brien’s LBC show, featuring the best of his thought-provoking monologues and fascinating calls.
No deal is better than a bad deal - but what does that mean Mrs May?!
Jun 5, 2017 • 30 min
Also tributes for John Noakes and James has a go at being a DI
Response to Garden Bridge
Apr 28, 2017 • 43 min
Also, expensive weddings and students looking for work
Syrian refugee tells the story of his journey to the UK
Apr 12, 2017 • 47 min
Also debates on term time holidays and coping with debt
Full reaction following Article 50
Apr 3, 2017 • 43 min
Ian Dunt joins James and callers give their reaction to the PM’s speech
Westminster attack - people share their memories of the victims
Mar 24, 2017 • 52 min
James hears from a former police officer who worked with PC Keith Palmer
Osborne, Scotland, U-turns…
Mar 17, 2017 • 52 min
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Ex-serviceman ‘you can’t see the people it will hit hardest’
Mar 10, 2017 • 52 min
Also another chance to listen back to budget analysis, your tv is watching you and reduced sentences for people in care
Dark Justice speaks to James
Mar 6, 2017 • 46 min
Also another chance to listen to this month’s Speak to Sadiq
Catfishing, byelection explained and preparing for death
Feb 24, 2017 • 63 min
Also another chance to list to the Brendan Cox interview
Trump, Blair, Celebs and the Media
Feb 20, 2017 • 26 min
Have a listen back to some of the best of James O’Brien from last week
Alternative facts - so that’s a thing now?
Jan 27, 2017 • 41 min
Also, we hear from Gina Miller following on from the Supreme Court ruling parliament must vote on Article 50
Labour and why they are missing a trick
Jan 6, 2017 • 38 min
Plus your calls on Brexit and the new ambassador
A look back at some of the best moments in 2016
Dec 23, 2016 • 63 min
James talks Trump, Brexit, Migration plus lots more
I am a Christian
Dec 2, 2016 • 41 min
We hear from Ted Cruz’s adviser, a woman who’s daughter defeated all the odds and dealing with PMS
Son calls about the struggle to get proper social care for his mum
Nov 25, 2016 • 38 min
Also the Autumn Statement - what did you want to hear and are you a JAM?
Jon Ronson and the KKK
Nov 18, 2016 • 17 min
Another chance to listen to that interview, also acts of kindness, state of our prisons and is this worse than 1984?
What a week!
Nov 11, 2016 • 28 min
James provides full analysis of the US Election
More developments on brexit, the dangers of driving distracted…
Nov 4, 2016 • 20 min
Also, we hear from the man who has challenged Uber
Best of James O’Brien
Oct 21, 2016 • 59 min
Listen again to some of the special features from James’s programme on LBC 97.3 - anything from gangs to birdwatching.
Lily, Trump and Gorillas
Oct 14, 2016 • 30 min
Following Lily Allen’s trip to the jungle. Lily reacts to media reaction from her visit.
James’ call with a dad desperate to reach his daughter
Oct 6, 2016 • 28 min
Also hear James’ thoughts on HS2
Unhappily every after, the reasons for carrying a knife in London and men dealing with anxiety
Sep 23, 2016 • 57 min
Also have a listen to James’ interview with Major Tim Peake.
Fabric - it takes me back!
Sep 9, 2016 • 26 min
Also school uniforms, who’s in the wrong and faith schools - will they work?
Junior doctors - will they win this?
Sep 2, 2016 • 50 min
Also, Corbyn addresses after work drinks…
Why are nurseries called nurseries?
Sep 1, 2016 • 44 min
Also do ants sleep?
Olympic Gold Medalist Nicola Adams speaks to James
Aug 26, 2016 • 50 min
Also what are the reasons behind the rise in more anxious children?
Did the media turn Choudary in to a celebrity?
Aug 19, 2016 • 41 min
Also Sadiq Khan talks to James about his first 100 days as Mayor.
To inherit epic wealth, a curse or a blessing?
Aug 12, 2016 • 37 min
Also, have tests for Down Syndrome changed your views on having your child?
May’s first PMQs, the skint middle classes and the rise of Trump
Jul 22, 2016 • 48 min
A weekly dose of the best bits of James O’Brien’s LBC show, featuring the best of his thought-provoking monologues and fascinating calls.
The Best Of James O’Brien - 15 Jul 16
Jul 15, 2016 • 44 min
A weekly dose of the best bits of James O’Brien’s LBC show, featuring the best of his thought-provoking monologues and fascinating calls.
Chilcot, Tory Leadership & Rise in Hate Crime
Jul 8, 2016 • 49 min
Another chance to listen to the best bits from the week
Full analysis post-brexit result
Jul 4, 2016 • 44 min
James’ most memorable call, Boris says he isn’t running for leader but Gove does
The EU bet that went wrong
Jun 24, 2016 • 32 min
Plus the US guns debate, not trusting a partner and further EU analysis
Tributes for Jo Cox
Jun 17, 2016 • 31 min
James takes calls from listeners paying tribute to Jo Cox MP
Blair v Corbyn - 10 Jun 16
Jun 10, 2016 • 40 min
A weekly dose of the best bits of James O’Brien’s LBC show, featuring the best of his thought-provoking monologues and fascinating calls.
Tell me how the points based system works for you - 3 Jun 16
Jun 3, 2016 • 24 min
Why couldn’t he get up in the morning?!
We’ve found Mrs M&S! - 27 May 16
May 27, 2016 • 25 min
A weekly dose of the best bits of James O’Brien’s LBC show, featuring the best of his thought-provoking monologues and fascinating calls.
LBC’s first speak to Sadiq - 20 May 16
May 20, 2016 • 37 min
Also why one man has thought about his wife’s abortion everyday for nearly 30 years
Do Pigeons commit suicide? - 13 May 16
May 13, 2016 • 27 min
A weekly dose of the best bits of James O’Brien’s LBC show, featuring the best of his thought-provoking monologues and fascinating calls.
Best of James O’Brien - 27 May 16
May 13, 2016 • 27 min
A selection of some of the best calls to James’ show this week.
A cheese grater really? - 6 May 16
May 6, 2016 • 22 min
We hear from a mum who goes on strike with her children after leaving her job as a teacher
This week Ken Livingstone v John Mann - 29 Apr 16
Apr 29, 2016 • 32 min
Hillsborough, James McVey from The Vamps on cyberbullying and Matthew Perry aka Chandler from Friends
Eating disorders & Single Sex Schools - 22 Apr 16
Apr 22, 2016 • 30 min
Also Lily Allen and stalking, Obama and the EU and Prince remembered
James finally gets a question on mystery hour - 15 Apr 16
Apr 15, 2016 • 22 min
Newspaper nostalgia and a bit more mystery hour
A look back at the Brussels attacks
Mar 24, 2016 • 21 min
Also a Doctor talks about the devastating consequences being overworked on a shift.
Crufts & Crying Men - The best of the weel
Mar 18, 2016 • 24 min
Also, at what age would you leave your children home alone?