The Ryan Tubridy Show

The Ryan Tubridy Show

Mon-Fri, 9am

The Ryan Tubridy Show Wednesday 7 March 2018

The Ryan Tubridy Show

The Ryan Tubridy Show

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

News Round Up of the Day

News Round Up of the Day

The stories and headlines of the day that grabbed Ryan's attention.

Tara Westover - Educated

Tara Westover - Educated

Tara grew up preparing for the End of Days in rural Idaho with radical survivalist Mormon parents.

Isolated from other people, at the age of 17 she decided to educate herself as a means of escape.

She joined Ryan to talk about her memoir "Educated" which documents the transformative power of education and the price she had to pay for it.

Paddy Power Race - Minute Quiz

Paddy Power Race - Minute Quiz

We've teamed up with Paddy to give you a chance to win a Cheltenham Experience!

Thanks to Paddy you could be at the biggest day of the festival - the Cheltenham Gold Cup.

Today Alice, Fiona and Jamie all took part in the race for the big prize!

Our daily prize includes flights, transfers and tickets to the Cheltenham Gold Cup for you and three of your friends!

You must be able to travel March 16th, returning the same day. 

Listen out for your chance to take part in the "Paddy Power Race - Minute quiz" - the person who answers the most questions within the time frame each day wins. In the case of a draw a tie-break question will  be used to decide the overall winner.

All winners must be able to travel on March 16th, prize is non transferable and you must be over 18 to enter - Producers decision is final. Each winner will be issued with prize details specifying travel details and times and all winners must agree to adhere to these conditions before travelling.     

RTE Standard Competition Terms and Conditions apply see here:

Music Played on the Show

Wake Up Boo

Wake Up Boo

The Boo Radleys


Programme Highlights

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

Blindboy Boatclub

Blindboy Boatclub, one half of the Rubberbandits has just published 'The Gospel according to Blindboy', a collection of fifteen short stories.



Contact the Show

Call: 1850-715-900

Text: 51551

Presenter: Ryan Tubridy


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