The Ryan Tubridy Show

The Ryan Tubridy Show

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The Ryan Tubridy Show Tuesday 3 October 2017

The Ryan Tubridy Show

The Ryan Tubridy Show

The Ryan Tubridy Show is a fast paced entertaining and informative sixty minutes of morning radio.

Prof Tony Attwood

Prof Tony Attwood

Professor Tony Attwood is one of the leading experts in the world on Asperger's Syndrome. Five years ago he found out that his son Will has the syndrome and somehow it hadn't been discovered. Will had been very overactive and difficult as a child and in his teenage years smoked marijuana and became addicted to drugs. This led to him being jailed and dependent on his family to support him. He is much better able to deal with life now that he has this diagnosis and is writing a book to help other people with Aspergers cope with prison.

Meeting JohnJohn Kennedy

Meeting JohnJohn Kennedy

Following on from yesterday's conversation with Kathy McKeon who worked for Jackie Kennedy for 13 years, Fiona tells us her story of travelling to New York to meet JohnJohn Kennedy and how it actually happened!

Music Played on the Show

Handle With Care

Handle With Care

Traveling Wilburys

3:16

Lost At Sea

Lost At Sea

Cashier No 9

4:06

Programme Highlights

Claire Throssell

In October 2014 Claire's sons Jack and Paul were murdered by their father. Since then, Claire has been campaigning for vital, life-saving changes to the way family courts operate in the UK.

Chi-Chi Nwanoku OBE

Acclaimed double bass player and professor at the Royal Academy of Music in London, Chi-Chi Nwanoku OBE spoke to Ryan Tubridy about the extraordinary and poignant story of how her Irish mother met her Nigerian father in the 1950's.

Misha Glenny, author of McMafia

McMafia is a new drama on BBC featuring a rich Russian family living in London. The series is based on a book written by Misha Glenny in 2008 but which he says is still very relevant with so many Russian oligarchs buying property and settling there

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