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    Monday 22nd September

    All Ireland Football Final

    In studio to discuss yesterday's final between Kerry and Donegal were Eugene McGee, sports journalist Orla Bannon and former Donegal footballer Mark McHugh. Darragh O'Sé joined the discussion by phone

    Sligo Courthouse Report

    Paddy O'Gorman was in attendance for a day in Court

    US plans to target ISIS

    Patrick Cockburn of the London Independent gives an update of the US strategy to combat the threat of ISIS

    Johnny Cooper Attacked in Dublin City

    Dublin footballer Johnny Cooper was slashed with a knife and robbed as he walked home through the city in early hours of Saturday morning. His Dad Brendan gives an update on his condition

    Carvery Report

    Brian O'Connell on what makes a good carvery

    Century Ireland

    Mark Duncan of Century Ireland and Dr Mary McAuliffe from the Women's Studies Dept in UCD discuss the news items from September 1914

    Insolvency Cases

    Valerie Cox talks to two people who are unable to pay their mortgages and Noeleen Blackwell, Director General of FLAC gives some guidance if you are in trouble with your bills

    Fiscal Advisory Council Advice

    The Fiscal Advisory Advisory Council has urged the Government to proceed with a tough Budget next month. Alan Barrett of The Fiscal Council and Sinn Féin Deputy Leader Mary Lou McDonald discuss

    Friday 19th September

    The Friday Gathering

    Fiach Kelly, Political Correspondent Irish Times, Cormac O hEadhra, R na G and Late Debate, Sarah Bardon, Political Editor, Irish Daily Mirror, Johnnie Craig, Journalist from Scotland living in Ireland

    Healthy Eating

    Tracy Coyne, Great Irish Bake-Off Winner 2014

    Monthly Books Round-up

    Edel Coffey, Journalist and Broadcaster and Rob Doyle, Author of 'Here Are The Young Men'

    #Why I Stayed: Why women remain in abusive and violent relationships

    Margaret Martin, Director of Women's Aid

    Drugs in Inner City Dublin Follow-up.

    Brian O'Connell followed up on where the drugs are being sold and on the line Dr. Chris Luke, Consultant in Emergency Medicine in Cork University Hospital and Mercy University Hospital

    A NO Vote in the Scottish Referendum

    Kevin McKenna, Journalist, Iain MacWhirter, Scottish Journalist and Jeffrey Donaldson, MP Lagan Valley

    Thursday 18th September

    The Beauty of Autumn

    Ed Hick, Butcher, J Hicks and Sons, Seamus O'Brien, Head Gardener at the Kilmacurragh National Botanic Gardens in Wicklow, Pauline Bewick, Painter and Billy Flynn, Ecologist with The Irish Wildlife Trust

    Online Dating Safety

    Tanya Sweeney, Freelance Journalist and Avril Mulcahy, Runs a boutique online matchmaking service

    Water Charges

    Paul Melia, Environment Correspondent Irish Independent

    All Ireland Final Preview

    Mick McGinley, Donegal and Darragh O'Se, Kerry

    Play: 'You Told Me To Wash and Clean My Ears'

    Amanda Coogan, Visual Artist

    Former Minister for Justice, Alan Shatter and GSOC

    Mick Clifford, Special Correspondent Irish Examiner

    Voting underway in the Scottish Referendum

    Simon Pia, Former Labour Spin Doctor and Iain MacWhirter, Political Commentator, The Herald and Sunday Herald

    The effects of new drugs available in Dublin's inner city

    Brian O'Connell report and in studioTony Duffin, Director Anna Liffey Drugs Project

    Wednesday 17th September

    The Banking Inquiry Committe meeting today

    Dearbhail McDonald, Legal Affairs Editor, Irish Independent

    Book: Bones Never Lie

    I/V with The Author, Kathy Reichs

    The Scottish Referendum

    David Torrance, Scottish Journalist

    The Skillet Programme

    Paddy O'Gorman reported on a new initiative taken by the YMCA in conjunction with the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland to train five young unemployed people in restaurant skills.

    After 60 years Whiskey making returns to Tullamaore, Co. Offaly

    John Quinn, Tullamore Dew Global Brand Ambassador

    After the murder of two British Tourists in Thailand how safe are Thai Islands.

    Fionn Davenport, Irish Times Travel Journalist

    Comments by Retired High Court Judge, Barry White, on rape

    Susan McKay, Journalist and Co-founder of Belfast Rape Crisis Centre and Michael O'Higgins, Senior Counsel

    Tuesday 16th September

    Travelling with Children

    Karen Creed on how to take the stress out of travelling with children

    'Child to Parent' Violence

    Roisin O'Hara takes a look at parenting issues.

    Air Strikes in Iraq by American War Planes

    Shashank Joshi, Senior Research Fellow of the Royal United Services Institute in London

    Private Schools

    Joe Humphreys, Education Correspondent, Irish Times

    The return of the Breakfast Roll Man ?

    Brtian O'Connell reports

    Hope House, Foxford, Co. Mayo

    Marie Louise O'Donnell

    Scottish Referendum

    David Torrence, Scottish Journalist

    Dail Preview

    Alison O'Connor, Columnist, The Irish Examiner, Fionnan Sheahan, Group Political Editor, Independent Newspapers

    Monday 15th September

    Latin Mass

    Paddy O'Gorman attened Mass at St. Kevin's Church, Harrington Street in Dublin

    Camogie All Ireland

    Paudie Murray, Cork Camogie Manager and Aoife Murray, Cork Goalie

    The Criminal Landscape

    Nicola Tallant, Investigations Editor, The Sunday World, Brian Sherry, Retired Detective Inspector, Dr. Niamh Hourigan, Senior Lecturer in Sociology, UCC

    How to defeat Islamic State Jihadists

    Martin Chulov, The Guardian

    Asylum Seekers Protest at the Kinsale Road Centre in Cork

    Brian O'Connell report

    The Irish Council for Prisoners Overseas new Awareness Campaign 'Good to Know Before You Go'

    Joanna Joyce, Co-ordinator of the Irish Council for Prisoners Overseas and Alan Brogan, Dublin County Footballer

    The First Red C Tracking Poll of the Autumn for The Sunday Business Post

    Pat Leahy, Political Editor Sunday Business Post

    Penalty Points rebounds despite assurances that all had changed

    John McGuinness, Chairman of the Dail Public Accounts Committee

    Friday 12th September


    Richard Boyd Barrett, People Before Profit TD; Brian Hayes MEP; Niamh Lyons, Political Correspondent of the Daily Mail and Harry McGee, Political Correspondent with the Irish Times


    Emma Buckley, Nutritionist and Dilis Clare, GP and Medical Herbalist

    Child Centred Divorce

    Dr. Roisin O Shea, Family Law Researcher and Dr. John Sharry, Irish Times Parenting Columnist

    The Courts

    Paddy O'Gorman met some people at Ennis Court

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