Monday - Friday 8.45am


    Monday 29th June

    Tommy Tiernan

    Tommy Tiernan joined Ryan to speak about his radio new show, which is starting on 2fm this Saturday.

    Taylor Swift

    Ryan spoke to Stephanie and Susie, who are two of Taylor Swift's biggest fans about the kind things Taylor has done for them.

    Hairdressing as a Career

    Dylan Bradshaw is one of Ireland's top hairdressers. Dylan is now running his own hairdressing academy and he was in studio with Ryan speaking about it. For more information on this you can visit DylanBradshaw.com.

    Blackout: Remembering the Things I Drank to Forget

    Sarah Hepola is the author of Blackout: Remembering the Things I Drank to Forget and she joined Ryan on the line now to talk about her experiences as a blackout drinking.

    Tunisia Attack

    RTE’s Richard Downes joined us live on the phone from Tunisia.

    I Know Stuff

    Niamh McDermott from Mullingar played 'I Know Stuff' today.

    Friday 26th June

    Once Upon a Time

    Following the interview with Once Upon A Times, Colin O'Donoghue on Wednesday , Ryan spoke to Kathy who is the biggest of the show.

    Plus Sized Models

    Louise O'Reilly is Ireland's premiere plus sized model, who has featured in Littlewoods and Vogue Italia. She joined Ryan in studio to talk about what it is like to be called a plus sized model.


    'Amy' is a documentary about Amy Winehouse and it was released earlier this week. Stephen Byrne has seen it and he joined Ryan live in studio to talk about it.

    Greek Economic Crisis

    Ryan spoke to Lisa and Thomae Kakouli about the economic crisis in Greece.

    I Know Stuff

    Jade Coleman from Limerick played 'I Know Stuff' today!

    Thursday 25th June

    Family Photos

    Grace Waller isn't a fan of the traditional family photo... listen to what she had to say here!

    How To Pass Your NCT

    Joe Rufus gives us some top tips on how to pass the dreaded NCT.

    Kevin's Story

    Speaking of man spreading, Kevin tells us how it's not all roses being a 6 foot 8 man who has no choice but to man spread!

    Man Spreading

    Sarah Duffy tells us about the struggles of a woman in a man spreading world.

    Dog poisoning

    Michael Clarke tells Ryan his heartbreaking story.

    Wednesday 24th June

    The Crystal Maze

    Dean Rodgers, Executive Producer of The Crystal Maze

    Writing to Death Row Prisoners

    Angel Cullinane tells Ryan about how she started writing to a prisoner on death row, and why she does it.

    Colin O'Donoghue

    Colin O'Donoghue from Once Upon A Time

    Tuesday 23rd June

    Bossy Passegners

    Lorna spoke to Ryan about her bad driving and how her fiancée is a bossy passenger.

    Eating Disorders

    Alexandra is 16 and is recovering from bulimia after being bullied in third year at school. She said she can't remember the first time she made herself sick but it quickly went from once a week to every meal and soon she was eating nothing at all. She joined Ryan in studio to speak about her experiences and how she beat the illness.

    Dwarf for Hire

    Ben Wilcox is a 30 year old dwarf for hire who makes money from joining soon to be grooms and brides at their stag and hen parties. He joined Ryan on the line this morning to tell us what exactly his job entails.

    Sample Sales

    Stylist Justine King joined Ryan this morning to share her insider fashion knowledge about where to find the best sample sales and what they’re like.

    I Know Stuff

    Mark Bugler from Clare played 'I Know Stuff' today!

    Monday 22nd June

    David Coleman

    Our resident clinical psychologist joined Ryan to answer your parenting questions.


    You’ve heard about Juice Cleanses, but now the updated version of these are detoxes with tea, or TeaToxes. Aisling Keenan from Xpose magazine joined Ryan this morning to tell us about the craze and how her teatox is going.

    Biggest political stories of 2015 so far

    Niall O’Connor is Political Correspondent with Independent News and Media and he joined Ryan this morning to talk about the most read stories from the Irish Independent website so far this year.

    I Know Stuff

    Molly Buckley from Cork played 'I Know Stuff'!

    Friday 19th June

    Final Fantasy

    Tony Reilly from TheEffect.net tells us all about the new Final Fantasy game.

    All Ireland Spelling Bee Final

    Today was the final for the All Ireland Spelling Bee Final. Congratulations to everyone who took part, it's definitely something to be proud of.


    Paul Gleeson gives us his opinion of the new Entourage film.

    Parents at War

    Danny from Norway gives one of our listeners some good advice on how to cope when your parents are fighting.

    I Know Stuff

    Ronán Gleeson from Co. Waterford is only six years old, but he's very smart and quite the forward thinker, as you will see from his well thought out no homework request!

    Thursday 18th June

    Car on Done Deal

    Mairead's brother, Mark, is in Las Vegas and has lost all of his money. He has put his car up on Done Deal to try make a few bucks.

    Berkeley Balcony

    Danielle feels the media response to the Berkeley tragedy has been woeful both at home and abroad. Her boyfriend is living in Berkeley in the same complex as the balcony tragedy occurred. He can't leave the building without being harassed by media.

    Shelly Porges

    Shelly Porges is the National Finance Co-Chair for Ready for Hillary but is also a working mother and a women's rights advocate. She is part of the campaign to get Hillary Clinton into the White House.

    Rachel Dolezal

    Rachel Dolezal is a civil rights leader in the US state of Washington who has been falsely portraying herself as black for years, her parents have said. Brónagh Tumulty, a journalist based in Connecticut, tells Rachel’s story.

    Freezing Food

    Susan tells Ryan about a cake she used for her daughter's birthday. She pulled the five year old cake from her freezer when she didn't have time to bake a fresh cake.


    Louise Hogan owns The Nail Zone at Clerys Department Store. She is going there today to gather all of her stock.

    I Know Stuff

    Gary Mulligan is in 4th class and his teacher's name is Mr Foran. He has one brother called Conor and a dog called Scrappy. Gary loves helping his Dad with the cows on the farm and reckons he knows lots of stuff.

    Wednesday 17th June


    Linda O’Kane is a single mother who lives in Crumlin with her 14 year old son Jake who has autism. She joined Ryan live in studio to share their story so others can understand life for such families.

    SecretCinema: Star Wars The Empire Strikes

    There’s a new event for Star Wars fans taking place in London at the moment which blends screening of the movie with spectacular real-life re-enactments of key scenes. Luke Lythgoe is a journalist with the Press Association and he was one of the lucky few who got to got to go to SecretCinema: Star Wars The Empire Strikes Back last week and joined Ryan to tell us about it.

    Berkeley Tragedy

    Following the recent tragedy in Berkeley, California which saw six people lose their lives and many more injured, Ryan spoke to RTÉ'S Washington Correspondent Caitriona Perry, UCD Student Union president Marcus O’Halloran & Martin Molloy who was Olivia Burke’s employer in Ireland.

    I Know Stuff

    Maeve Travers from Galway played 'I Know Stuff' today!

    Tuesday 16th June

    Dr Nina Byrnes

    Our doctor Nina Byrnes joined Ryan to talk answer questions about medical problems.

    Coqbull Restaurant

    Ryan spoke to the Sarah Lambe from Coqbull restaurant.

    Where would you be goin’?!

    Brian and Willie Gleeson and James Le Der Costello are planning to drive from Nenagh to Beijing next month to get to their best friend’s wedding - and to raise money for the Laura Lynn Foundation. They will go through several countries over eight weeks including France, Russia and Montenegro, to make it in time for the big day.

    Magazine's on the Shelf

    Grace Waller joined Ryan to talk about the magazine's on the shelves in Eason's.

    Eason's Spelling Bee

    Ryan was live at the final for the Munster Eason's Spelling Bee competition.

    Playing the Bodhrán

    Ryan and the team met Ruth during their trip to Cork. She joined Ryan on-air to talk about playing the Bodhrán and her lovely city of Cork.

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