Paddy o gorman

Monday 28th November

Ballinasloe District Court

Paddy O'Gorman tells of who and what he heard at the Ballinasloe District Court.

Wednesday 2nd November

Child Care - Grandparents

Paddy O'Gorman has been speaking to grandparents, at the school gates in Crumlin, about childcare.  

Thursday 6th October

Thurles District Court

Paddy O'Gorman has been to the Thurles District Court where drink driving cases was top of the agenda.

Monday 18th April

Balbriggan Courts

Paddy O'Gorman has been to the District Court in Balbriggan, Co. Dublin.

Shakespeare at 400

These days in particular, there is no escaping from politics and there is always something fascinating about those in power - Putin, Obama or those trying to get into power - Enda Kenny, Micheal Martin, Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump...

Today we look at Shakespeare's portrayal of the mighty Julius Caesar, a powerful political figure from 2,000 years ago and to discuss it we were joined by Niall MacMonagle.

Thursday 31st March

South African President Zuma

South Africa's highest court has today ordered President Jacob Zuma to pay back taxpayers' money spent upgrading his private residence to include a swimming pool and parking garage for VIP guests.

Earlier the court delivered a damning verdict on a corruption scandal that has rocked the South African government. 

The Daily Telegraph's correspondent in South Africa is Aisling Laing who joined us on the line. 

Microchipping Deadline

April 1st marks the deadline for all dogs in Ireland to be microchipped and registered under new legislation. 

Paddy O'Gorman visited the DSPCA and spoke to some dog owners to get their thoughts on the new law.

Friday 18th March

Charity Shops

Paddy O'Gorman went around the Charity Shops in Dun Laoghaire.

Tuesday 15th March

Belfast Souvenirs

Paddy O'Gorman has been to souvenir shops in both Catholic and Protestant areas of Belfast. The toilet roll he bought on the Falls Road and the tricolour in Protestant East Belfast. 

He starts off outside the shops asking people what they had bought there. 

Programme Highlights

Martin Conmey

In 1973, Martin Conmey, 20 years old at the time, was accused of her murder, and subsequently jailed for three years for manslaughter.

Frozen after Death

A 14 year old known only as JS has won her case to be cryogenically frozen.

Bionic Humans

Science expert Sean Duke talks bionic men and women.



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