Mornings With Dave Fanning

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    Mornings with Dave Fanning Search for Ireland’s Most Musical Family

    Brothers, sisters, cousins, in-laws, step fathers, grannies – the show is looking for families that play together to enter the competition. Non family members are permitted – as long as family is at the heart of it – as with The Clancy Brothers and Tommy Makem and The Fureys and Davey Arthur.

    Send us a 4’00 maximum clip performing the song or music of your choice – it does not need to be an original piece of music.

    Upload it to Youtube and email us the link to davefanning@rte.ie.

    You also need to send us a 100 word supporting paragraph telling us your story and why you should be chosen.

    The closing date for entries is 5pm on Wednesday  26th August.

    Our final will be held the first week in September and finalists need to be available then to perform before our judges.

    The judges’ decision is final.

    The prize courtesy of Waltons music is a Kurzweil CUP-2 Upright Digital Piano. For more information visit  www.waltons.ie

    The John Murray Show Wednesday 6 November 2013

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    The John Murray Show

    A lively mix of entertainment, human interest and lifestyle, presented by John Murray.

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    Facing Cancer TV Programme

    Áine Lawlor took some time off work when she was diagnosed with breast cancer two years ago & when she returned to work she was fired up to find out more about cancer & how medical research contributed to her treatment. Áine joins John in studio this morning to talk about her two-part documentary 'Facing Cancer' also in studio are two young men Tim Shaffrey & David O'Halloran, who Áine met while making the programmes.

    RTE One @ 22.15 November 7th - Facing Cancer - Part 1 of 2, Áine Lawlor looks at where scientists are in the war against cancer &  discovers how she has benefited from a new era of treatments.

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    Paul Potts - Tenor

    John's next guest is Paul Potts, the mobile phone shop worker from Port Talbot in Wales had a life changing moment when his rendition of 'Nessun Dorma' propelled him to victory on the X Factor Show six years ago. Now a film about his life has hit the cinemas, his autobioghraphy will soon be published & an album released.

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    Wedding with Dogs

    Joining John on the line this morning are a couple who married at a dog rehoming centre, Catherine Keating & Graham Farrell. Catherine & Graham recently tied the knot at the Dogs Trust Rehoming Centre in Dublin last Friday, with 3 of their dogs walking the bride up the aisle!

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