The Head of CIA, John Brennan was among guests at a Gathering event in Kilteevan, Co. Roscommon, last night. Along with his 93 year old father Owen, he attended a special homecoming for people from the village & those who had left it to go elsewhere. Joining Kathryn on the line are Eileen Fahy, Chairperson Kilteevan Group, B&B owner Mary Gleeson & Pete Gillooly, St Josephs GAA.
Twenty-four years ago Madonna was knocked-off the top of the UK album charts by my next guests - Deacon Blue, at the height of their success, the band's singers broke one of the sacred rules of rock & roll & married each other! Ricky Ross & Lorraine McIntosh, from Deacon Blue speak to Kathryn.
One year ago on a July night on Katonah Avenue in New York 21 year old Alisha Jordan from Meath was walking home from a night out when her life was changed forever. She was brutally attacked by a man with a brick & had to receive skull & facial surgery. From having 10 metal plates in her head & a paralysing fear of going out in public the plucky Meath woman has just Captained the Cavan team to success & joins Kathyrn on the line this morning