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Liveline Thursday 9 January 2014

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

More callers talk to Joe about their experiences with the debilitating condition Ehlers–Danlos syndrome (EDS).

David Duffy of Duffy's circus talks about the reduction in grants to circus from the Arts Council.

Ann Walker has closed her wedding dress business due to the high cost of rent and rates. She is now looking for a pop-up shop to sell off her stock.


Ehlers Danlos Syndrome

Ehlers Danlos Syndrome

Lack of expert knowledge about the condition and no government funding for treatment is a huge problem for those suffering with EDS

Business rates

Business rates

Unaffordable rent & rates drove Ann out of business; she's now looking for a pop-up shop premises to sell off wedding dresses

Attitudes to the circus

Attitudes to the circus

David Duffy of Duffy's Circus explains why he feels the Arts Coucil don't seem to rate circuses too highly when it comes to grants


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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