Weekenders with Ruth

    Sat & Sun from 3 to 6pm

    Coming up this Saturday18th and Sunday, 19th of May


    Weekenders with Ruth & Paddy

    Broadcasting every Saturday and Sunday from 2 to 5pm, Weekenders with Ruth & Paddy will keep you updated on showbiz and sports news. There's also great competitions and giveaways, and plenty of music for Saturday and Sunday afternoon!

    This weekend, we've teamed up with Nissan and the Flora Mini Marathon. On Saturday, we're coming from Nissan's Dulick Motors in Ennis for a warm up charity road race.

    And on Sunday, we're at Nissan's Windsor Airside Motor Park in Swords in Dublin, where they will be a Cross Fit Fitness Event.

    On Saturday and Sunday, there'll be weekends away to win, including to the Galway Bay Hotel in Salthill, Galway.

    There will be a Pamper Hamper of Yon-Ka products to win on Sunday's Pamper Hamper.

    Chef Nicha Maguire will have another recipe for everyone training for the Flora Women's Mini Marathon.

    Our Top 5 on Sunday is the top 5 banned music videos.

    There will also be Text in the Score, sports and showbiz updates, and of course lots of music, including the new one from Pink feat. Lily Allen - True Love



    Nicha Maguire's savory scone recipe

    The Flora Women’s Mini Marathon takes place on the 3rd of June.....and  chef Nicha Maguire, from Masterchef last year, has teamed up with Flora and has some quick and easy recipes.

    350g self-raising flour

    1tbsp baking powder

    75g Flora Buttery

    5 sundried tomatoes, halved and coarsely chopped

    100g feta cheese cut into small cubes

    10 pitted black olives, coarsely chopped

    300ml butter milk

    1 egg beaten, to glaze

    Prep: 20mins

    Cook: 15-20 mins


    1. Heat the oven to 220oC,200oC Fan. Line a large baking tray with baking parchment

    2. In a large bowl, mix together the flour and baking powder. Rub in the Flora Buttery until the mixture resembles fine crumbs, and then add the tomatoes, cheese and olives

    3. Make a well in the centre, pour in the butter milk and mix with a knife until it becomes soft sticky dough. Don’t over handle the dough

    4. Flour your hands and work surface, tip out the dough on floured surface, shape the dough into a round, about 3-4cm thick. Cut into wedges and place them will apart on the baking tray

    5. Brush with beaten egg and bake for 15-20 minutes until risen and golden in colour. Transfer to a wire rack and cover with clean tea towel

    6. To served, spread with Flora Original and accompany with your favorite soup

    Almond and Raspberry Cake with Passionfruit drizzling
    40g flaked almonds
    250g Flora Buttery
    400gcaster sugar
    6 eggs
    120g plain flour sifted
    60g self-raising flour sifted
    100g ground almond
    150ml natural yogurt
    250g raspberries
    3 passion fruit scrape out the seed mix with a table spoon of sugar
    1. Preheat oven to 180c(160 c fan). Lightly grease a 24cm springform pan and line the base and sides with baking paper.
    2. Sprinkle almond flakes at the bottom of the pan
    3. Cream the Flora Buttery and sugar together until light and fluffy. Add the eggs in one at a time, beating well after each addition.
    4. Fold in the sifted plain and self-raising flour, ground almond, yogurt and raspberries.
    5. Pour the mixture into the prepared tin
    6. Baked for approximately 1 hr and 15 min or until cooked through (insert skewer, if it comes out clean, the cake is cooked)
    7. When the cake is cool enough to handle, take it out from the tin and drizzle with passion fruit.

    Music Played on the Show

    • 14:00
      Title: I Will Wait
      Performer(s): Mumford & Sons
      Performer(s): Mumford & Sons
      Album: Babel
      Duration: 4:52
    • 14:06
      Title: Locked Out Of Heaven
      Composer: Not Available
      Performer(s): Bruno Mars
      Performer(s): Bruno Mars
      Album: Locked Out Of Heaven, Warner, Not Available
      Duration: 3:55
    • 14:14
      Title: Step On
      Composer: Kongos/Demetriou
      Performer(s): Happy Mondays
      Performer(s): Happy Mondays
      Album: Pills N Thrills And Bellyaches (recordno: 525-51189), Factory, 525-51189
      Duration: 5:12
    • 14:21
      Title: If I Were A Boy
      Composer: Gad/Jean
      Performer(s): Beyonce
      Performer(s): Beyonce
      Album: I Am Sasha Fierce, Music World Music/columbia, 88697194922
      Duration: 4:08
    • 14:25
      Title: Panic Station
      Composer: Bellamy
      Performer(s): Muse
      Performer(s): Muse
      Album: The 2nd Law, Warner Bros/Helium-3, 82564658802
      Duration: 3:16
    • 14:31
      Title: Ho Hey
      Performer(s): The Lumineers
      Performer(s): The Lumineers
      Album: Ho Hey - Single
      Duration: 2:58
    • 14:34
      Title: Called Out In The Dark
      Composer: Lightbody/Connolly/Quinn/Wilson/Simpson/Lee
      Performer(s): Snow Patrol
      Performer(s): Snow Patrol
      Album: Fallen Empires, Fiction, 2780117
      Duration: 4:15
    • 14:44
      Title: 1979
      Composer: Corgan
      Performer(s): Smashing Pumpkins
      Performer(s): Smashing Pumpkins
      Album: Greatest Hits (recordno: Ccdhut70), Hut Records, CCDHUT70
      Duration: 4:11
    • 15:00
      Title: Girls On Film
      Performer(s): Duran Duran
      Performer(s): Duran Duran
      Album: Greatest
      Duration: 3:40
    • 15:10
      Title: She Bangs The Drums
      Composer: Squire/Brown
      Performer(s): The Stone Roses
      Performer(s): The Stone Roses
      Album: Anne Marie Kelly Presents The Wedding Album, Rubyworks, RWXCD39
      Duration: 3:42
    • 15:22
      Title: Lucky Man
      Composer: Richard Ashcroft
      Performer(s): The Verve
      Performer(s): The Verve
      Album: Q The Album, Virgin, VTDCDX330
      Duration: 4:50
    • 15:26
      Title: Change Your Life
      Composer: Not Available
      Performer(s): Little Mix
      Performer(s): Little Mix
      Album: Change Your Life, Not Available, Not Available
      Duration: 3:21
    • 15:37
      Title: My Kind Of Love
      Composer: N/A
      Performer(s): Emeli Sande
      Performer(s): Emeli Sande
      Album: My Kind of Love - Single, Emi
      Duration: 3:19
    • 15:44
      Title: Baby One More Time
      Composer: Martin
      Performer(s): Britney Spears
      Performer(s): Britney Spears
      Album: Now 44 (recordno: Cdnow44), Emi, CDNOW44
      Duration: 3:29
    • 16:00
      Title: Hall Of Fame
      Composer: Not Available
      Performer(s): The Script
      Performer(s): The Script
      Album: Hall Of Fame - Single, Sony, Not Available
      Duration: 3:21
    • 16:04
      Title: The Only Exception
      Composer: Williams/Farro
      Performer(s): Paramore
      Performer(s): Paramore
      Album: Brand New Eyes, Fueled By Ramen, 7567895804
      Duration: 4:40
    • 16:19
      Title: Country House
      Composer: Albarn/Coxon/James/Rowntree
      Performer(s): Blur
      Performer(s): Blur
      Album: Best Of Blur (recordno: 72435298582), Parlophone, 72435298582
      Duration: 3:58
    • 16:28
      Title: Beautiful
      Composer: Perry
      Performer(s): Christina Aguilera
      Performer(s): Christina Aguilera
      Album: Stripped (recordno: 4321961252), Rca/bmg, 4321961252
      Duration: 3:58
    • 16:42
      Title: Pick A Part That's New
      Composer: Jones/Jones/Cable
      Performer(s): Stereophonics
      Performer(s): Stereophonics
      Album: Pick A Part That's New - Single, V2 Records, VVR5001003P
      Duration: 3:31
    • 16:45
      Title: Undercover Martyn
      Composer: Trimble/Baird/Halliday
      Performer(s): Two Door Cinema Club
      Performer(s): Two Door Cinema Club
      Album: Tourist History, Kitsune, CDA025
      Duration: 2:59
    • 16:46
      Title: Boom Shake The Room
      Performer(s): Dj Jazzy Jeff And The Fresh Prince
      Performer(s): Dj Jazzy Jeff And The Fresh Prince
      Duration: 3:58

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