Joining John on the line is Kate Hall, Head Penguin Keeper at Dingle Oceanworld, where same sex pair, Penelope & Missy, have fallen in love.
Their son Martin is 22 years of age & the family live near Wigan in UK. Martin is autistic & more or less non-verbal, but when he stands in front of a microphone he can sing songs like Yellow by Codlplay & Your Beautiful by James Blunt, in a very professional way. His parents John & Norma joins us from a studio in the UK.
In an effort to change people's negative perception of students, a new online campaign called Hastag College Foot Print has been launched which encourages students to do good deeds. On the line to John is organiser Daithí de Buitléir & student Aoife Duffy.
We have music & chat this morning as John is joined in studio by one of our most instriguing & hard working singer-songwriters, Wallis Bird. Wallis is back with a new album 'Architect' & will perform in studio this morning.
Wallis is doing an in-store in Tower Records, Dawson Street, April 25th
Gig dates & venues - The Academy, Dublin Apr 25th / Monroes Live, Galway 26th April / Half Moon Theatre, Cork Opera House 27th April.
Presenter: Brendan O'Connor