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Liveline Thursday 12 December 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.

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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

Barbara talks about the extra journeys she has to make with her disabled daughter because the local bridge in Connemara has had a weight restriction put on it.

The crisis in equine cruelty and the difficulty in adopting abandoned animals is discussed.

The dangers of cycling and walking are discussed again. Mark is blind and is worried about getting around Dublin city centre.

Mary calls in to talk about the positive work done by the CRC , her daughter attended with great sucess a number of years ago and she wanted to appeal for people no to stop donating.   


Weak bridge in Galway

New weight restrictions on a small bridge in Connemara causing problems for locals

Problems with HSE funding

Louise Mac an tSaoi had a meeting with HSE managers; Liam's move seems hopeful but it all comes down to funding issues

Animal cruelty

Shocking cases of recent cruelty to horses prompted Evelyn and Sharon to call Joe

Cyclists, motorists and pedestrians

Stories of collisions between cyclists and pedestrians which could have been very serious

CRC, executive top-up's and charitable donations

Mary appeals to people to continue to give to the CRC - her family know what a valuable service they provide


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.



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Presenter: Joe Duffy


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