The Ray D'Arcy Show

The Ray D'Arcy Show

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Ray Darcy Monday 23 February 2015

The Ray D'Arcy Show

The Ray D'Arcy Show

It's all about life.

#dressedbyachild

Over the weekend loads of people have been #dressedbyachild and all of them text LauraLynn to 50300 to donate €4 to Laura Lynn Ireland's Childrens Hospice (VAT may apply on some networks. A minimum of €3.26 will go to LauraLynn. Service provided by LikeCharity)

Heres just a selection of them....

Eoin Kennedy

Jay from Atlantic Sea Kayakin

The Coen family, Co. Meath

Sharon Morrow

Tim Kinsella

Trevor Broughan

Thirty Three Good Men - John Weafer and Fr. Brian D'Arcy on Being a Priest in Modern Ireland

Thirty Three Good Men - John Weafer and Fr. Brian D'Arcy on Being a Priest in Modern Ireland

Ray has been reading a very interesting book called Thirty Three Good Men - celibacy obedience and identity – a study of diocesan priests in Ireland from 1960 til 2010. It’s written and researched by John Weefer,  himself a former seminarian he speaks to Ray and he is also joined by Fr. Brian D'Arcy a man who’s been a priest for 46 years!

Conor Pope Pricewatch

Conor Pope Pricewatch

Conor Pope joins us once again to champion your consumer issues, if you have a consumer problem you can send it onto pricewatch@rte.ie 

Conor has been looking at how to get money back if the company you have vouchers for goes out of business?

This week Conor has also being testing many different parmesan cheese but which one came out on top for Conor?

Treating Bridget

Ray spoke to Bridget Redmond from Walkinstown in Dublin, earlier in month when she was honoured by President Michael D Higgins for her work as a long term carer.

Bridget is 76-years of age and she has cared for her son Dermot for many years, he has a learning disability. Now Bridget also cares for her husband Brendan who has Alzheimer’s.

As Bridget is always the one looking after people we thought it would be nice if someone looked after her for a change, so The Caterers (http://www.thecaterers.ie/) stepped in and wined and dined Bridget and her family for the evening, and it looks like they did a great job! Newbridge Silverware also gave Bridget a beautiful set of cutlery and some fancy jewellery for herself.

Louis Walsh

Louis Walsh

Louis Walsh  the former manager of Boyzone and Westlife and the longest serving judge on the X-Factor UK pops in for a chat

The Mystery Voice?

The Mystery Voice?

Today Ray had the first guesses on our new competition The Mystery Voice.

All the listener yesterday came on with the same guess Rachael Allen, listen in tomorrow for another chance to guess.

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Fast Car

Fast Car

Tracy Chapman

4:54

Cry For Help

Cry For Help

Hometown

3:22

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