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    Liveline Monday 31 August 2015



    Melissa is a customer of Service Dogs Europe. She has paid €1000's for the dog already but is now being told that training has ceased and she is being offered an un trained dog. The dog is for her son Alex who is 4 years old and has autism. She gives Joe an update on Service Dogs Europe situation. 

    Catherine, Angela and Maire are all island dwellers. They talk to Joe about the loss of their plane service and how it will effect them. 

    Van Morrisson is 70 today. At 3pm he will play a gig on Cypress Avenue. Joe talks to Van Morrisson fans and Liveline listeners who are in situ.  

    Margaret's father is 80. He has had his leg amputated and he is currently sleeping on a chair in her sitting room because she cannot get a home adaptation grant. She is in council accomodation. Her father cannot continue sleeping on a chair. She tells Joe about her father.  



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    Music Played on the Show

    • 14:18
      Title: Cyprus Avenue
      Composer: Van Morrison
      Performer(s): Van Morrison
      Performer(s): Van Morrison
      Album: Astral Weeks, Warner Bros, 246024
      Duration: 7:08


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