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Ireland's most watched daytime show is back -bigger and better than ever, and now on your screens for even longer, getting Ireland talking and giving away some of the best prizes on the box.

Crammed full of the latest lifestyle and showbiz news , our team of experts will be giving you at home, practical tips every day. Stuck for what to cook for dinner? Don't worry. Ireland's best chefs from Rachel Allen to Paul Flynn will be on hand, cooking affordable family food every day.

Stuck in a style rut? Have no fear, our Glam Squad of celebrity makeup artists, hair stylists and fashion experts will be here to advise you on any style dilemma you might be in.

Do you have a health problem that refuses to go away? Or maybe you've read a recent headline that's got you worried? Our Doctor On Call will be in the studio giving free health advice.

Plus our personal finance and consumer team will be keeping you up to date with the latest supermarket deals, and generally just helping you make your money go further.

Not to mention, practical parenting tips in our Mammy Knows Best segment, all the latest from the soaps, and the best celebrity and real life stories around!

Presented by Maura Derrane and Dáithí Ó Sé from RTÉ Cork.

Today is an RTÉ Cork production.

Viewers can contact the show by emailing the show at today@rte.ie

The Today Show Hosts

Dáithí Ó Sé has presented a variety of programmes on RTÉ including The Daily Show and The Rose of Tralee and was a judge on The All Ireland Talent Show for three series. Dáithí has presented The Rose of Tralee three times since 2010 and helped deliver the most watched Rose final in over a decade. Dáithí also took part in The Restaurant, RTÉ's Celebrity You're A Star in aid of the Make A Wish Foundation and Celebrities Go Wild for the People in Need Telethon. Originally from Dingle in County Kerry, Dáithí studied in Mary Immaculate College in Limerick. He worked with TG4 for over 10 years as a weather presenter and presented a variety of programmes including Glór Tíre, Dáithí ar Highway 61 and Dáithí ar Route 66. Before becoming a weather presenter Dáithí worked as a teacher, a butcher, a ferry driver around the Blasket Islands and even a short stint as a ringmaster with Duffy's Circus.

Maura Derrane is a television presenter and journalist with over 15 years experience. She began her career in RTÉ Galway as a news researcher for RTÉ's former western editor Jim Fahy. For the last two years Maura she has presented Four Live on RTÉ One, a daily live studio based magazine programme, which featured human interest stories, health, beauty and lifestyle interviews as well as daily cookery slots. Before this Maura co-presented one season of RTÉ's long running The Afternoon Show. She was co-anchor of TV3's breakfast show Ireland AM from 2004 until 2006. Before being appointed to that role she was crime correspondent for four years with TV3. She broke a number of stories and also presented and produced a documentary on the murder trial of Catherine Nevin where she got exclusive interviews. She also presented a four part documentary series called Living with Murder. Maura worked as a news reporter for TV3 and TG4 where she covered home stories as well as reporting from Romania and the plight of children in orphanages, the death of Princess Diana in London, and the Irish Army in Lebanon. For the last four years she has also presented Feirm Factor, a reality farming show on TG4.