Job’s a Good ‘un with Chris Washington

Job’s a Good ‘un with Chris Washington

By Radio X

Job’s a Good’un is the podcast where comedian Chris Washington delves into the employment history of comedians, actors, musicians…..and his best mate Martin, who’s had over 100 jobs and is the only human alive to have been sacked from the same Asda 3 times! They’ll have a natter about life before they were in the public eye, when they were working for ‘the man’ and when the dream looked very different. This show will celebrate the job you hated but stuck around for the perks, the awkward customers, the bullshitting colleagues, the unhinged bosses, the overly staged sick days and the fateful moment you gave up a job you hated to do the thing you love.

Episodes

No Guest No Problem Volume Eight

Job’s a Good’un is the podcast where comedian Chris Washington delves into the employment history of comedians, actors, musicians…..and his best mate Martin, who’s had over 100 jobs and is the only human alive to have been sacked from the same Asda 3 times! They’ll have a natter about life before they were in the public eye, when they were working for ‘the man’ and when the dream looked very different. This week, Chris takes submissions to his comedy bunker, aka his childhood bedroom; during the Coronavirus lockdown. Hear confessions from friends and family in this episode of Job's A Good 'Un! Listen and subscribe to Job's A Good 'Un now, on Global Player or wherever you get your podcasts. Twitter @ChrisWash_
25/05/2033m 3s

No Guest, No Problem, Volume Seven

Job’s a Good’un is the podcast where comedian Chris Washington delves into the employment history of comedians, actors, musicians…..and his best mate Martin, who’s had over 100 jobs and is the only human alive to have been sacked from the same Asda 3 times! They’ll have a natter about life before they were in the public eye, when they were working for ‘the man’ and when the dream looked very different. This week, Chris takes submissions to his comedy bunker, aka his childhood bedroom; during the Coronavirus lockdown. Hear confessions from his wifey who wrongly accepts an award at the company gala and his mate who accidentally found himself a bit part in a Wolf On Wall Street parody earning £130k! All in this episode of Job's A Good 'Un! Listen and subscribe to Job's A Good 'Un now, on Global Player or wherever you get your podcasts. Twitter @ChrisWash_
18/05/2033m 32s

No Guest, No Problem, Volume Six

Job’s a Good’un is the podcast where comedian Chris Washington delves into the employment history of comedians, actors, musicians…..and his best mate Martin, who’s had over 100 jobs and is the only human alive to have been sacked from the same Asda 3 times! They’ll have a natter about life before they were in the public eye, when they were working for ‘the man’ and when the dream looked very different. This week, Chris takes submissions to his comedy bunker, aka his childhood bedroom; during the Coronavirus lockdown. Hear confessions from the guy who takes a dump at the roadside to the fat-spanner gardener who, if he was a dog, would have been put down! All in this episode of Job's A Good 'Un! Listen and subscribe to Job's A Good 'Un now, on Global Player or wherever you get your podcasts. Twitter @ChrisWash_
11/05/2027m 53s

No Guest, No Problem, Volume Five

Job’s a Good’un is the podcast where comedian Chris Washington delves into the employment history of comedians, actors, musicians…..and his best mate Martin, who’s had over 100 jobs and is the only human alive to have been sacked from the same Asda 3 times! They’ll have a natter about life before they were in the public eye, when they were working for ‘the man’ and when the dream looked very different. This week, Chris takes submissions to his comedy bunker, aka his childhood bedroom; during the Coronavirus lockdown. But the comedy isn't any worse for it, listen to some fan submissions from facebook, in this episode of Job's A Good 'Un Listen and subscribe to Job's A Good 'Un now, on Global Player or wherever you get your podcasts. Twitter @ChrisWash_
04/05/2039m 36s

No Guest, No Problem, Volume Four

Job’s a Good’un is the podcast where comedian Chris Washington delves into the employment history of comedians, actors, musicians…..and his best mate Martin, who’s had over 100 jobs and is the only human alive to have been sacked from the same Asda 3 times! They’ll have a natter about life before they were in the public eye, when they were working for ‘the man’ and when the dream looked very different. This week, Chris takes submissions to his comedy bunker, aka his childhood bedroom; during the Coronavirus lockdown. But the comedy isn't any worse for it, listen to some fan submissions from facebook, in this episode of Job's A Good 'Un Listen and subscribe to Job's A Good 'Un now, on Global Player or wherever you get your podcasts. Twitter @ChrisWash_
27/04/2039m 53s

No Guest, No Problem, Volume Three

Job’s a Good’un is the podcast where comedian Chris Washington delves into the employment history of comedians, actors, musicians…..and his best mate Martin, who’s had over 100 jobs and is the only human alive to have been sacked from the same Asda 3 times! They’ll have a natter about life before they were in the public eye, when they were working for ‘the man’ and when the dream looked very different. This week, Chris takes submissions to his comedy bunker, aka his childhood bedroom; during the Coronavirus lockdown. But the comedy isn't any worse for it, listen to some fan submissions from facebook, in this episode of Job's A Good 'Un Listen and subscribe to Job's A Good 'Un now, on Global Player or wherever you get your podcasts. Twitter @ChrisWash_
20/04/2037m 34s

No Guest, No Problem, Volume Two

Job’s a Good’un is the podcast where comedian Chris Washington delves into the employment history of comedians, actors, musicians…..and his best mate Martin, who’s had over 100 jobs and is the only human alive to have been sacked from the same Asda 3 times! They’ll have a natter about life before they were in the public eye, when they were working for ‘the man’ and when the dream looked very different. This week, Chris takes submissions to his comedy bunker, aka his childhood bedroom; during the Coronavirus lockdown. But the comedy isn't any worse for it, listen to some fan submissions from facebook, in this episode of Job's A Good 'Un Listen and subscribe to Job's A Good 'Un now, on Global Player or wherever you get your podcasts. Twitter @ChrisWash_
13/04/2041m 35s

No Guest, No Problem, Volume One

Job’s a Good’un is the podcast where comedian Chris Washington delves into the employment history of comedians, actors, musicians…..and his best mate Martin, who’s had over 100 jobs and is the only human alive to have been sacked from the same Asda 3 times! They’ll have a natter about life before they were in the public eye, when they were working for ‘the man’ and when the dream looked very different. This week, Chris takes submissions to his comedy bunker, aka his childhood bedroom; during the Coronavirus lockdown. But the comedy isn't any worse for it, listen to some fan submissions from facebook, in this episode of Job's A Good 'Un Listen and subscribe to Job's A Good 'Un now, on Global Player or wherever you get your podcasts. Twitter @ChrisWash_
06/04/2041m 4s

Micky P Kerr: From catering to teacher to comedy musical preacher

Job’s a Good’un is the podcast where comedian Chris Washington delves into the employment history of comedians, actors, musicians…..and his best mate Martin, who’s had over 100 jobs and is the only human alive to have been sacked from the same Asda 3 times! They’ll have a natter about life before they were in the public eye, when they were working for ‘the man’ and when the dream looked very different. This week, Chris chats to funny man Micky P Kerr, who talks about his journey through less glamorous employment to becoming a successful musical comedian and teacher. Listen and subscribe to Job's A Good 'Un now, on Global Player or wherever you get your podcasts. Twitter @ChrisWash_
30/03/201h 13m

Fern Brady: From racey-dancing with the ladies to comedy on the daily

Job’s a Good’un is the podcast where comedian Chris Washington delves into the employment history of comedians, actors, musicians…..and his best mate Martin, who’s had over 100 jobs and is the only human alive to have been sacked from the same Asda 3 times! They’ll have a natter about life before they were in the public eye, when they were working for ‘the man’ and when the dream looked very different. This week, Chris chats to the lovely Fern Brady, about her summer job mixing medicine, the shortest ever time in a job, just 8 hours! And her time dancing in strip clubs to fund university. Listen and subscribe to Job's A Good 'Un now, on Global Player or wherever you get your podcasts. Twitter @ChrisWash_
23/03/201h 9m

Zoe Lyons: From Fighter Pilot/Forest Ranger to lightning-fast wit comedy-danger

Job’s a Good’un is the podcast where comedian Chris Washington delves into the employment history of comedians, actors, musicians…..and his best mate Martin, who’s had over 100 jobs and is the only human alive to have been sacked from the same Asda 3 times! They’ll have a natter about life before they were in the public eye, when they were working for ‘the man’ and when the dream looked very different. This week, Chris chats to the lovely and fantastic (in equal measure) Zoe Lyons about aspiring to be a rockstar while packing fudge, adoring the life of Top Gun and secretly lusting after a life as a Forest Ranger until she found comedy. Listen and subscribe to Job's A Good 'Un now, on Global Player or wherever you get your podcasts. Twitter @ChrisWash_
16/03/2054m 43s

Rich Wilson: From reception at the gay spa to life as a comedy star.

Job’s a Good’un is the podcast where comedian Chris Washington delves into the employment history of comedians, actors, musicians…..and his best mate Martin, who’s had over 100 jobs and is the only human alive to have been sacked from the same Asda 3 times! They’ll have a natter about life before they were in the public eye, when they were working for ‘the man’ and when the dream looked very different. This week, Chris chats to fellow Comedian Rich Wilson, about losing fingers at the butchers shop, pretending to be gay to keep his spa job and how the highs and lows drove him to a career in comedy. Listen and subscribe to Job's A Good 'Un now, on Global Player or wherever you get your podcasts. Twitter @ChrisWash_
09/03/2055m 40s

Rosie Jones: From unpaid writer to a TV and comedy career that couldn't be brighter!

Job’s a Good’un is the podcast where comedian Chris Washington delves into the employment history of comedians, actors, musicians…..and his best mate Martin, who’s had over 100 jobs and is the only human alive to have been sacked from the same Asda 3 times! They’ll have a natter about life before they were in the public eye, when they were working for ‘the man’ and when the dream looked very different. This week, Chris meets comedian and television favourite Rosie Jones. Chris discovers the unlikely career that led Rosie from aspirations in owning a doughnut shop, to becoming one of the most recognised comedians on the telly. Listen and subscribe to Job's A Good 'Un now, on Global Player or wherever you get your podcasts. Twitter @ChrisWash_
02/03/2059m 25s

Matt Forde: From paper rounds to political battlegrounds.

Job’s a Good’un is the podcast where comedian Chris Washington delves into the employment history of comedians, actors, musicians…..and his best mate Martin, who’s had over 100 jobs and is the only human alive to have been sacked from the same Asda 3 times! They’ll have a natter about life before they were in the public eye, when they were working for ‘the man’ and when the dream looked very different. This week, Chris meets comedian, impressionist, comedy writer, and radio presenter Matt Forde. he talks about how his career progression nd his rise through the bowls of politics led him into whipped-cream fist-fights with Hell's Angels, squaring up to Boxers in carparks and dealing with near-naked men in speedos. Matt's unique career journey gives him a fascinating and hilarious outlook on life. This is a conversation that you wish never ended! Listen and subscribe to Job's A Good 'Un now, on Global Player or wherever you get your podcasts. Twitter @ChrisWash_
24/02/201h 13m

Stephen Bailey: From nattering by the deli, to a career on the telly.

Job’s a Good’un is the podcast where comedian Chris Washington delves into the employment history of comedians, actors, musicians…..and his best mate Martin, who’s had over 100 jobs and is the only human alive to have been sacked from the same Asda 3 times! They’ll have a natter about life before they were in the public eye, when they were working for ‘the man’ and when the dream looked very different. This week, Chris meets Channel Five presenter of Celebs On The Farm and comedian Stephen Bailey to find out how chatting up grannies in Sainsbury's led to a career in comedy. Listen and subscribe to Job's A Good 'Un now, on Global Player or wherever you get your podcasts. Twitter @ChrisWash_
17/02/2046m 57s

Suzi Ruffell: From selling doughnuts outdoors to comedy tours.

Job’s a Good’un is the podcast where comedian Chris Washington delves into the employment history of comedians, actors, musicians…..and his best mate Martin, who’s had over 100 jobs and is the only human alive to have been sacked from the same Asda 3 times! They’ll have a natter about life before they were in the public eye, when they were working for ‘the man’ and when the dream looked very different. This week, Chris meets comedy icon Suzi Ruffell to find out what went on in the doughnut van and how slinging grease rings at Pompey supporters led to her fame and fortune as a comedian. Listen and subscribe to Job's A Good 'Un now, on Global Player or wherever you get your podcasts. Twitter @ChrisWash_
10/02/2054m 40s

Jayde Adams: From Traffic Announcer to Gurt-Hard Bouncer

Job’s a Good’un is the podcast where comedian Chris Washington delves into the employment history of comedians, actors, musicians…..and his best mate Martin, who’s had over 100 jobs and is the only human alive to have been sacked from the same Asda 3 times! They’ll have a natter about life before they were in the public eye, when they were working for ‘the man’ and when the dream looked very different. This week, Chris meets Bristolian Comedian and Amazon Prime sensation Jayde Adams. We all know her for Crazy Delicious and Serious Black Jumper, but as we find out in this exclusive interview, there's a wealth of employment gaffe's and faux-pas behind her. From throwing middle-class coke-heads into bushes to announcing traffic on the radio, Jayde's career has taken many turns before her success. Listen and subscribe to Job's A Good 'Un now, on Global Player or wherever you get your podcasts. Twitter @ChrisWash_
03/02/2050m 22s

Charlie Baker: Christmas Pudding Maker to Sports Betting Caretaker

Job’s a Good’un is the podcast where comedian Chris Washington delves into the employment history of comedians, actors, musicians…..and his best mate Martin, who’s had over 100 jobs and is the only human alive to have been sacked from the same Asda 3 times! They’ll have a natter about life before they were in the public eye, when they were working for ‘the man’ and when the dream looked very different. This week, Chris talks to the voice of Radio X and fellow comedian Charlie Baker. We hear the employment route that leads to radio voice overs and a successful comedy career. From flogging pine trees to bouncers with lead-lined gloves, Charlie's had a colourful employment history. And he thinks its the key to his success. Listen and subscribe to Job's A Good 'Un now, on Global Player or wherever you get your podcasts. Twitter @ChrisWash_
27/01/2048m 56s

Seann Walsh: Faked Funerals and Yurt Orgies

Job’s a Good’un is the podcast where comedian Chris Washington delves into the employment history of comedians, actors, musicians…..and his best mate Martin, who’s had over 100 jobs and is the only human alive to have been sacked from the same Asda 3 times! They’ll have a natter about life before they were in the public eye, when they were working for ‘the man’ and when the dream looked very different. This week, Chris grills Seann Walsh to find out why he has a fear of folding suits and his subsequent employment at Hugo Boss. From falling asleep in a pile of coats through to the trauma of gloved yurt fingering, Seann gets fired again and again. And we get to hear his Alan Partridge impression. Judge for yourself. Listen and subscribe to Job's A Good 'Un now, on Global Player or wherever you get your podcasts. Twitter @ChrisWash_
20/01/2048m 41s

Paul McCaffrey: Telesales fails & Captain Clueless's tales.

Job’s a Good’un is the podcast where comedian Chris Washington delves into the employment history of comedians, actors, musicians…..and his best mate Martin, who’s had over 100 jobs and is the only human alive to have been sacked from the same Asda 3 times! They’ll have a natter about life before they were in the public eye, when they were working for ‘the man’ and when the dream looked very different. This week, join Chris and his comedian buddy Paul McCaffrey to hear all the times he got himself sacked. From swearing at clients in telesales to mowing down unsuspecting visitors in Thorpe park in a speedboat, Paul has done it all! Listen and subscribe to Job's A Good 'Un now, on Global Player or wherever you get your podcasts. Twitter @ChrisWash_
13/01/2048m 34s

Trailer: Listen and subscribe to Job's A Good 'Un now, on Global Player or wherever you get your podcasts.

Comedians weren’t born with a mic in their hand…. Actors didn’t shoot out of the womb and straight onto a film set….. And podcast descriptions didn’t always start with tenuous examples trying in vain to set up what the show’s about. Job’s a Good’un is the podcast where comedian Chris Washington delves into the employment history of comedians, actors, musicians…..and his best mate Martin, who’s had over 100 jobs and is the only human alive to have been sacked from the same Asda 3 times! They’ll have a natter about life before they were in the public eye, when they were working for ‘the man’ and when the dream looked very different. This show will celebrate the job you hated but stuck around for the perks, the awkward customers, the bullshitting colleagues, the unhinged bosses, the overly staged sick days and the fateful moment you gave up a job you hated to do the thing you love. Listen and subscribe to Job's A Good 'Un now, on Global Player or wherever you get your podcasts.
12/12/192m 22s
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