Brendan O'Connor

Brendan O'Connor

Sat, Sun • 11:00 - 13:00

Brendan O'Connor Sunday 16 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

Today's panel included Political Correspondent with the Irish Mirror Ciara Phelan, Alan Barrett Economist and Adrian Weckler Technology Editor with the Irish Independent. Consultant in Emergency Medicine in Connolly Hospital Emily O'Conor and Ronan Murphy CEO of Smarttech247 Cybersecurity also joined the programme.

Cyber Attack Update

Crime Correspondent Paul Reynolds gave an update on the cyber attack on the HSE.

Colum McCann

Writer Colum MCann shared his thoughts from his personal experiences and writing on the Israeli-Palestine conflict.

Prince Harry Controversy

Former BBC Royal Correspondent Jennie Bond spoke about Prince Harry's outspokenness on an American podcast.

Entertainmnent Preview

Freelance pop culture journalist Jenn Gannon and John Maguire Film Critic and Journalist with the Business Post shared their tips for movies and TV this week.

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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