Marian Finucane

    Saturday, Sunday, 11 - 1pm

    Marian Finucane Saturday 18 January 2014


    Marian Finucane

    Live stimulating mix of news, interviews, reports and discussion.


    Profile Interview - Richard Kearney

    Richard Kearney was once a very public face of the Irish intelligentsia, he has written 21 books, was head of the department of philosophy at UCD and had his own books programme. However, since moving to Boston 15 years ago, Richard Kearney is far less of a public figure in Ireland. But he’s back this weekend having taken part in a symposium at the Abbey Theatre yesterday.


    Writing for Television - Conor McPherson

    In recent times television has been hailed as enjoying a ‘golden’ era with the medium being courted by Hollywood stars, big production and the finest writers.

    Including celebrated Irish playwright Conor McPherson who joins Marian on the line from the UK.


    Pensions - Bill Tyson

    Financial journalist with the Mail on Sunday Bill Tyson joins Marian in studio to talk about pensions.


    Managing Childrens Screen Time

    Dr. John McSharry talks about managing your childrens time on computers and tv.



    Fionnuala Fallon - gardening correspondent with the Irish Times, and curator with The National Botanic Gardens Paul Maher, join Marian in studio to talk about gardening at this time of year.

    About The Show

    In-depth interviews, human interest stories, consumer and lifestyle news as well as a lively panel discussion on issues of the week and newspaper reviews.

    Saturday and Sunday from 11am-1pm

    Music Played on the Show

    • 12:05
      Title: Walk Like A Man
      Performer(s): The Four Seasons
      Performer(s): The Four Seasons
      Album: Jersey Boys (Original Broadway Cast Recording)
      Duration: 2:27

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