Wounds: A Memoir of War and Love
Fergal Keane, Author and BBC Correspondent
Eir Price Increase
Charlie Weston, Personal Finance Editor, Irish Independent
Elayne Devlin reports from the AGM
Commission on the Future of Policing
Kathleen O'Toole, Chairperson
Captain Evan Cullen, President IALPA, Conor Pope, Consumer Affairs Correspondent, Irish Times
Michael Cusack, Founder of the GAA
Diarmaid Ferriter, Professor of Modern History, UCD
Earthquake in Mexico
Ana Maria Salazar, Television and Radio Broadcaster
International Stillbirth Alliance Annual Conference
Collette O'Donovan and Dr. Keelin O'Donoghue
The Death Of Jimmy Magee
Fr. Brian Darcy, Mary McAleese, Mick Dowling, Ray Houghton, Michael Carruth, Paddy Cole, John Treacy, Sean McGoldrick, George Hamilton
As we know thousands of people attend the ploughing every year and for many people, it’s their first time here. One of those ploughing virgins is Louis Walsh, and he joined Sean O'Rourke this morning.
Uachtarán na hÉireann, President Michael D Higgins was in Tullamore today to officially open the 86th National Ploughing Championships and he took some time to speak to Sean O'Rourke
One of the biggest issues facing farming at the moment is the fall in value of sterling this is particularly affecting the beef and mushroom sectors.
Rowena Dwyer who is the Chief Economist with the Irish Farmers Association and beef farmer, Francie Gorman joined Sean this morning to discuss this.
Damien English, Minister of State at the Department of Housing, Planning and Local Government with special responsibility for Housing and Urban Development and also a Fine Gael TD for Meath West spoke to Sean O'Rourke this morning from the Ploughing Championships.
Women In Farming
Theresa Wrafter, a dairy farmer from just outside Tullamore and a member of the IFA, Lorna Sixsmith, farmer, author and co-founder of South East Women in Farming, and Maura Canning, Chair of the IFA Farm Family & Social Affairs Committee and as such, the only woman on the IFA Executive Council joined Sean on stage.
Technology in Farming
From drones, to guidance systems, the modern farm is embracing technology at a rapid pace.
Director of Research with Teagasc, Dr Frank O’Mara, tillage farmer, Kevin Nolan and two entrepreneurs, Alvan Hunt and Laura Healy of Hexafly all joined Sean on stage this morning.
Evelyn O'Rourke at the Ploughing
Our reporter has been to the Ploughing Championships this morning in Tullamore and she's been speaking to a number of people who are at the ploughing.
Joe and Jack Canning
All Ireland winning Galway Hurlers, Joe and Jack Canning joined Sean on stage this morning as the programme came live from the Ploughing Championships.
Charlie Redmond, All Ireland winning Dublin Forward, Martin Carney, RTE Pundit, Winner of Four Connacht Titles with Mayo, and former manager of the county, Orla Bannon is a Broadcaster and Sports Journalist, and Damian Lawlor, Presenter of RTE’s GAA podcast came into studio to give their reactions and analysis.
Life Is A Funny Business
Former Minister for Justice, Alan Shatter has written a very revealing and personal memoir and he joined Sean O'Rourke in studio this morning to discuss this, and his life in and out of politics.
Fianna Fáil Think In
As the Fianna Fáil party Think In takes place in Longrod today, Willie O'Dea, Fianna Fáil's Spokesperson for Social Protection joined the programme from the party Think In.
The Road to Croker
hey’re known as sports broadcasting royalty when it comes to Premier League Soccer, but did Sky commentators Chris ``Kammy’’ Kamara and Jeff Stelling have what it takes to call an All-Ireland Final?
Commission on the Future of Policing
Former Garda Ombudsman Conor Brady has resigned from the government's Commission on the Future of Policing in protest at the lack of political interest or support for its work.
12 Ryanair flights into and out of Dublin are on the list of cancelled flights today. The airline will have to try to accommodate people on alternative flights or face compensating them.
Eoghan Corry,Travel Extra, and Martina Nee, Spokesperson for the European Consumer Centre in Dublin.
The Friday Gathering
Brian Hayes, F.G. MEP, Richard Boyd Barrett, Solidarity PBF TD, Sarah Carey, Columnist with Sunday Independent, Alison O'Connor, Broadcaster and Columnist with Irish Examiner
Misha Glenny, Journalist
North Korea Missile Launch
Jason Strother, Journalist in Seoul
Ciaran Whelan, Former Dublin Footballer and Sepsis Sufferer, Ciaran Staunton, father of Rory who died of Sepsis in the USA
Garda Representative Association
John Mooney, Security Correspondent Sunday Times, Jim O'Callaghan, F.G. Justice and Equality Spokesperson
London Underground Explosion
Fiona Mitchell, RTE
George Hook Controversy
Hugh Linehan, Irish Times
Missing AIB documents
Coilin O'Neachtain, R na G
Aung San Suu Kyi
Colm O'Gorman, Executive Director of Amnesty International, Mannix Flynn, Independent Dublin City Councillor
Brian O'Connell report and Cllr. Nial Ring, Independent Dublin City Council
Fine Gael Think-In
Paschal Donohoe, Minister for Finance, Public Expenditure and Reform
A Force For Justice: The Maurice McCabe Story
Michael Clifford, Journalist and Author
George Hook Controversy
David Quinn, Irish Independent Columnist, Ruth Coppinger, Solidarity PBP
Cork District Court
Books That Changed History
James Naughtie, BBC Special Correspondent
Science Matters: Graphene
Dr. Shane Bergin, Physicist, UCD
AKM Musha, Concern Country Director in Bangladesh
Nursing Home Research
Professor Assumpta Ryan, Professor of Ageing and Health in the School of Nursing at Ulster University
Battling With Anti Depressants
Evelyn O'Rourke report and Dr. Ray Walley, Chair of the GP Committee at the Irish Medical Organisation
Housing, and the Return of Bedsits
Eoin O'Broin, Sinn Fein Spokesperson for Housing, Fintan McNamara, Director Residential Landlords Association
Heather Shoe Shop
David and Denise Heather
Brian O'Connell report
Gangland Shooting in West Dublin
Nicola Tallant, Sunday World
Men On The Move
Evelyn O'~Rourke visited Donegal
Patsy Morrissey, Carer, Rosemary Kratschmer, Carer
New Garda Commissioner
Denis Bradley, Former Vice-Chair Northern Ireland Policing Board, Fiach Kelly, Political Correspondent Irish Times, Eddie Molloy, Management Consultant
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