Monday - Friday, 1.45 - 3pm 1850715815

Liveline Tuesday 23 April 2013

Important information regarding Funny Friday 25th November 2016: 

Funny Friday will be broadcast live this week from Studio One in the RTE Radio Buildings. 

This is a ticketed event with a limited audience capacity. Tickets have been allocated on a first come-first serve basis.

While we will endeavour to respond to all of the ticket queries received, please note that if you have not been contacted by a member of the Liveline team, unfortunately you have not been successful in obtaining tickets.

We thank you for your interest and hope to see you at a Funny Friday event in the future.  

Remember, the Liveline Christmas Special will be broadcast live from Dublin's Duke Street on Christmas Eve. This is open to the public and we hope to see you all there.  



Discussion and debate with Joe Duffy


Patricks mother suffers from Parkinsons disease. She was admitted to hospital last year with a broken hip. He was very upset at the care she recieved. The Liveline callers discuss their experiences in hospitals.

David was a heroin addict. It took a lot of willpower but he got clean. He contracted hepatitis C through needle use and donated blood. He feels incredibly guilty about that. He is now 69.

What has happened to the Fry Model Railway? Has it been given a new home?  John Hamill and Senator Darragh O'Brien discuss the latest situation.


Ireland's health service

Stories of families who were worried about standards of care in hospitals so decided to take matters into their own hands

Drug addiction

David regrets the life he led as a drug addict

Fry Model Railway

John and Darragh debate the right future for the Fry Model Railway


Have you got a story to tell? An issue you want to air publicly? If you’d like to talk to Joe on-air about an issue that concerns you then we want to hear from you.

You can email the programme at any time to, call the office at 01 208 3263 / 2984 / 2980 or 3438 (or out of office hours and leave a message) or on 1850 715 815, Monday to Friday from 12.30pm – 3.15pm.

All topics are considered and all calls are welcome.



Contact the Show

Call: 1850-715815  /  08457-853333 from Northern Ireland & U.K

Text: 51551

Presenter: Joe Duffy


Ways to Listen

Radio Player