Early studies at the Univeristy of Missiouri on rats in cages reveals that there could be genetic predisposition to being bone-idle or being constantly on the go & this could relate to humans too! Joining John for a discussion on this we have on the line Francis Brennan, owner of Park Hotel in Kenmare & from our Cork studio Pat Fitzpatrick, freelance journalist.
People are stealing from shops like never before, that's what new figures are showing. But it’s not just shoplifting we’re talking about, over the past year businesses have seen an increase in staff dipping their fingers in the till. The Global Retail Theft Barometer is soon to be publlshed & joining John on the line this morning is John Dempsey, Director of Detectag Retail Services.
Yesterday we heard about the Chicago woman who racked up a 105 thousand dollar car parking fine & some of you got in touch with your own stories of unusual fines. On the line to John is Michele Buckley to tell us about her fine for beeping the horn!