Brendan O'Connor

Brendan O'Connor

Sat, Sun • 11:00 - 13:00

Brendan O'Connor Sunday 2 May 2021

RTÉ has partnered with the Office of the President over the last number of months to make available a series of lectures on the Decade of Commemorations available on the RTE Player for everyone to access. The latest talk in the Machnamh 100 series will be streamed live and available to catch up on the RTE Player this coming Thursday and focuses on social class, land and the role of women at the time.


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Brendan O'Connor

Brendan O'Connor

Brendan O'Connor presents a live stimulating mix of news, interviews, reports and discussion.

Newspaper Panel

On today's panel , Richard Jacob, Idaho Café, Cork city, Dr Anna-Rose Prior Consultant Microbiologist, Tallaght University Hospital and Molly Byrne, Professor of Health Psychology, NUI Galway. Eoghan Corry, Editor of Air and Travel Magazine on the return of international travel, while Eamon Mallie, Author & Journalist on the future of the DUP.

Passing of actor Tom Hickey

Jim Sheridan, Irish playwright, screenwriter, film director and Michael Harding, Writer and Podcaster, pays tribute to actor Tom Hickey.

The passing of time with Michael Harding

Michael Harding, Writer and Podcaster, chats to Brendan about the passage of time.

Entertainment Preview

Donald Clarke, Film Correspondent for The Irish Times and Nadine O'Regan, Editor of the Business Post Magazine, share their viewing tips for the week ahead.

About The Show

In-depth interviews, human interest stories, consumer and lifestyle news as well as a lively panel discussion on issues of the week and newspaper reviews.

Saturday and Sunday from 11am-1pm

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Music Played on the Show

Jackie Wilson Said (I'M In Heaven When You Smile)

Jackie Wilson Said (I'M In Heaven When You Smile)

Van Morrison


Ordinary World

Ordinary World

Duran Duran




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