Callan's Kicks


    Friday 29th April

    Friday 22nd April

    Callan's Kicks April 22nd 2016

    The FG and FF Govt formation talks stick in the water, Conor McGregor un-retires and Gerry Adams does the Census

    Happy Birthday Michael D

    The President celebrates his 75th birthday as Queen Elizabeth turns 90

    Fianna Fáil Wants Power

    Micheál Martin tries to placate a rowdy meeting of power-hungry Soldiers of Dynasty

    Conor McGregor un-retires

    Etiquette lessons on how to retire gracefully and then u-turn violently

    FF-FG Irish Water Talks

    Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil discuss the water issue in Govt talks at Trinity College

    Friday 15th April

    Opposition Anonymous

    Sinn Féiners and Lefties admit their addiction to opposition benches in difficult meeting

    Trump Calls Noonan

    The Finance Minister mans the phones at Trump Doonbeg resort

    Ringer and Enda

    The Acting Taoiseach can feel history in the air after FF gives up minority Govt hopes

    The Independents

    Very little can be agreed at a meeting of the famous abstainers

    Friday 8th April

    The Panama Papers

    David Cameron and Trump on the offshore revelations

    Michael Lowry Loves Enda

    Enda is haunted by the Tipp TS who keeps voting for him

    Kitty Corridor, Dáil Snoop

    Leinster House insider on the week's events

    Enda and Michael Meeting

    The party leaders discuss a Grand Coalition

    Friday 1st April

    Liam Neeson April 2016 Episode 2

    Documentary charts the failures of Easter week 2016

    Ringer and Enda FF Phonecall

    Enda is thrilled after the call with Big Mickey but Ringer is worried

    Michael D Exhausted

    The President tries to rest after the Centenary marathon

    Michael and Enda's Phonecall

    The FF and FG leaders finally break the ice

    Friday 25th March

    The Temptation of FF's Big Mickey

    After 40 days in the wilderness, Micheál Martin is visited by tempting spirits

    Liam Neeson narrates Easter 2016

    The Hollywood star narrates a groundbreaking documentary on events in Ireland 2016

    Easter 1916 Joe Duffy

    Des meets Joe who is dressed up as a 1916 bookseller as part of RTE's Reflecting the Rising

    Callan's Kicks 1916 Centenary Special

    Full show; Parades, the Passion and Liam Neeson narrates 2016

    Friday 18th March

    Enda in the White House 2016

    Awkward moments as the caretaker leader visits Obama

    Adams Snubbed at White House

    Gerry waits all night for Martin to leave the White House party

    Parades Round-up 2016

    Regional reporters cover parades in Cork, Kerry, Galway and Crumlin

    Dublin St Patrick's Parade 2016

    Des Cahill and Blathnaid report on a colourful parade filled with colour

    Callan's Kicks St Patrick's Day 2016

    Full show; Parades, Shamrock and White House snubs

    Friday 11th March

    Callan's Kicks March 11th 2016

    Full show; First day of the 32nd Dáil

    First day of the 32nd Dáil

    DDP reports on the return of the Dáil with 51 new TDs

    Shane Ross meets Enda

    The Independent Alliance leader meets a disinterested caretaker Taoiseach

    Joan and Enda Casablanca

    Enda says an emotional farewell to Joan

    Friday 4th March

    Callan's Kicks March 4th 2016

    FF, FG and Labour meet to discuss the fallout from Election 2016

    Enda and Ringer Post-Election

    The Ringer is furious over D4 buckos as Enda finds his authority slipping away

    Labour Party Meeting

    A very sombre and reduced Labour party meet to discuss the future after an election drubbing

    Fianna Fail Party Meeting

    Big Mickey struggles to convince the Soldiers of Dynasty to join up with Fine Gael

    Fine Gael Party Meeting

    There's tension as Enda meets his troops to discuss the formation of the next Government

    Saturday 20th February

    Gerry Adams as Gaeilge

    After trouble with numbers, Gerry struggles with Irish on Morning Ireland

    Independents Campaign

    DDP on the trail of the Healy-Raes, Mick Lowry and Mick Wallace

    Dog bites Ringer

    Michael Ring will go to any lengths to get a vote in Westport

    Party Leaders' Final Addresses

    Marian hosts the final speeches in General Election 2016

    Saturday 13th February

    Callan's Kicks Election Week 2

    GE2016 gets rowdy at TV3 debate, Joan in trouble, Paul O'Connell retires and Dermot Bannon returns

    Leo and Joan in Dublin West

    Leo and Joan canvass the same house minutes apart in Dublin West where Joan's seat is at risk

    Dermot Bannon Moore St 1916

    The plucky architect from Room to Improve is renovating the Easter Rising site

    TV3 Leaders' Debate

    Rowdy scenes as Pat struggles to control Joan, Gerry, Micheal and Enda at TV3

    Saturday 6th February

    Alan and Joan go Postering

    Angry Alan offers to carry Joan in a display of his power

    Tension at Aras An Uachtarain

    D and Enda have a tense encounter dissolving the Dáil

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