Brendan is joined by John Murray in studio and David Gillick in Rio.
Brendan talks to model Alison Canavan about her struggle with alcoholism.
The Obama Playlist
Jim Lockhart joins Brendan to talk about Barack Obama's recently released Spotify playlists.
The Newspaper Panel 210816
Sarah Bardon - Political Reporter The Irish Times, Aileen Hickie - Barrister, Gerard Howlin - Public Affairs Consultant & Examiner Columnist, John O’Brien - Former Detective Superintendent & National Head of Europol, Tom McGurk - Sunday Business Post & Broadcaster & Julie O’Neill - Former Secretary-General at the Dept. of Transport
Brendan is joined by psychotherapist Anne Marie Tool, journalist Stephanie Costello and Stephen Bell who is director of Bell Lane Coffee in Mullingar.
Mike Gibney - Obesity
Emeritus Professor of Food & Health in UCD, Mike Gibney joins Brendan in studio to talk about his new book: Ever Seen a Fat Fox? Human Obesity Explored.
Retired detective Gerry O'Carroll joins Brendan on the line to talk about the murder of Trevor O'Neill in Majorca.
Pat Hickey - Rio2016
Brendan is joined in studio by Political Editor with the Irish Examiner Daniel McConnell and on the line from Rio by RTÉ's Philip Bromwell.
Former Labour Party press secretary Alastair Campbell joins Brendan to talk about his recently deceased brother Donal who lived with schizophrenia.
Pat Shortt and writer Gerard Barrett join Brendan in studio to talk about their new TV3 series Smalltown.
Syria - Lord Henry Mount Charles
Lord Henry Mount Charles joins Brendan to talk about the war in Syria.
Pat Hickey Full Interview - October 2009
Pat Hickey talks to Marian in 2009 about receiving France’s highest decoration, the Legion d’Honneur.
Brendan is joined by John Murray in studio and David Gillick from Rio.
President of the International Cyber Threat TaSK Force, Paul C. Dwyer joins Brendan in studio.
Anti Trump Letter
Mike Green from the Centre of Strategic & International Studies in Washington joins Brendan on the line.
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The Panel: Noel Rock TD - Fine Gael Dublin North West, Aodhan O’Riordain - Senator & former Labour Minister for State, Alison O’Connor - Political Commentator, Irish Examiner, Prof. Michael O’Keefe - Consultant Ophthalmologist - Mater Hospital & Norah Casey - Broadcaster & Publisher
Brendan is joined by podcast enthusiast Ciara O'Connor Walsh and reporter and podcaster Liam Geraghty.
Ask the Specialist - Salads
Domini Kemp joins Brendan to talk about salads.
Clinical Psychologist Rosaleen McElvaney joins Brendan to talk about having difficult conversations with children.
Giving to Charity
Sally Anne Clarke joins Brendan in studio to talk about giving to charity.
Head of Nutrition at the IRFU Ruth Wood Martin joins Brendan on the line to talk about sports supplements.
Brendan talks to Averil Power about life after politics and her new role as CEO of the Asthma Society of Ireland.
Rio 2016: The O'Donovan Brothers
Brendan talks to brothers Gary and Paul about winning silver medals in Rio.
Marian is joined by John Murray who talks about the Olympics.
The Killings of Tony Blair
Former Respect MP George Galloway joins Marian on the line to talk about his new documentary on Tony Blair.
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The Panel: Pat Rabbitte - Former Labour Party Leader, Sarah McDonald - Freelance journalist with Irish Independent & The Tablet, Declan Power - Security & Defence Analyst, Niamh Hourigan - Head of Dept of Sociology, UCC & Fr Tony Flannery - Redemptorist
Marian is joined by Dr Finola Doyle - broadcast historian in UCC and Brian Lloyd from Entertainment.ie
Managing director of Retirement & Life Planning, Patrick Murphy joins Marian in studio.
Marian is joined by Periondontist Paul Quinlan who talks about dental floss.
Marian is joined from Sydney by Brendan Purcell - Adjunct Professor in Philosophy at Notre Dame University, Sydney.
Marian is joined from Brazil by Des Cahill and Sinead O'Carroll from theJournal.ie and in studio Irish boxer and RTE pundit Kellie Harrington.
Marian is joined by Paris based journalist Peter Allen
Marian is joined by Fr Jason Murphy Diocese of Kilmore in Cavan, Fr Michael Cusack - Rector-St Josephs Redemptorist Community, Dundalk and Fr Paul Dempsey from Newbridge, Co. Kildare
Assistant Professor of Islamic Civilisation TCD, Dr. Roja Fazaeli joins Marian in studio.
Hilary and Donald
Marian is joined by Nancy Soderberg Former Deputy National Security Advisor to Bill Clinton, Richard Downs - Primetime Reporter & Former RTÉ US Correspondent and Tom Foreman - Author & Host of CNN’s ‘Reality Check'
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The Panel: Alex White - Barrister & former Minister for Communications Energy & Natural Resources, Lisa Chambers - Fianna Fail TD Mayo, Larry Donnelly - Law Lecturer NUIG & Democratic Supporter, Cormac Lucey - Columnist with the Sunday Times & Frank Flannery - Consultant & former strategist with Fine Gael
Ask the Specialist - Car Hire
Motoring journalist Michael Sheridan joins Marian in studio.
Weekend Breaks & Last Minute Deals
Sarah Slattery of TravelExpert.ie joins Marian in studio.
Neven Maguire - Summer Dishes & Salads
Neven joins Marian with some seasonal recipes.
Gerard Hartmann - Rio 2016
Gerard Hartmann has worked with British and Irish teams at every Olympics since 1992. He is not going to Rio 2016. He joins Marian to explain why.
World renowned gardener Helen Dillon joins Marian in studio.
Declan Lynch of the Sunday Independent discusses Tony Schwartz, who was the ghostwriter for Trump's memoir, 'Art of the Deal'.
Developments in Turkey
Aengus Collins, Country Forecast Director, Economist Intelligence Unit, speaks about the developments in Turkey following the first coup attempt in Turkey.
Trump and The Republic Convention
Áine speaks with journalist Lise Hand who was just back from the Republican Convention in Cleveland, Ohio and with Trump supporter and Chair of the Charleston County Republican Party, South Carolina, John Steinberger.
Leo Varadkar TD, Minister for Social Protection, Nicholas Kearns, Former President of the High Court, John Fitzgerald, Adjunct Professor of Economics TCD & formerly of ESRI, Mary Lou McDonald TD, Deputy Leader, Sinn Féin, Niamh Randall, Head of Policy and Communications, Simon Community.
Ask the Specialist - Improving Brain Power
President of the Irish Medical Organisation & Neurosurgery Specialist Registrar in Cork University Hospital Dr John Duddy joins Aine in studio.
Art Galleries Abroad
Aine talks to director of the Hugh Lane Gallery, Barbara Dawson and Anne Hedge who is the curator of print and drawings at the National Gallery.
Editor of Travel Extra Eoghan Corry joins Aine to talk about travel.
Aine talks to feminist writer and commentator Gloria Steinem.
David Hall joins Aine to talk about about his experience as interim CEO of Console.
JP Schluter of Munich Public Radio talks to Aine about the Munich shooting.
Olympics - Rio 2016
Marian is joined in studio by Irish sprinter David Gillick and on the phone from Brazil by Tom Hennigan from the Irish Times.
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