Monday - Friday, 1.45 - 3pm 1850715815

Monday 25th February 2013

Important information regarding Funny Friday 25th November 2016: 

Funny Friday will be broadcast live this week from Studio One in the RTE Radio Buildings. 

This is a ticketed event with a limited audience capacity. Tickets have been allocated on a first come-first serve basis.

While we will endeavour to respond to all of the ticket queries received, please note that if you have not been contacted by a member of the Liveline team, unfortunately you have not been successful in obtaining tickets.

We thank you for your interest and hope to see you at a Funny Friday event in the future.  

Remember, the Liveline Christmas Special will be broadcast live from Dublin's Duke Street on Christmas Eve. This is open to the public and we hope to see you all there.  


Jean's son committed suicide last week. They published his death notice in the Irish Times. They were disappointed when the paper ommitted the words "ended his life" from the notice.

Dawn was going to get the Dart from Dunlaoghaoire to Bray at the weekend. She describes her horror as she watched the Dart pull away with her 5 year old daughter alone inside.

John works as support staff in a hospital. He is disappointed with Croke Park II. He is a SIPTU member and feels they have sold out their members.

Ger tells Joe about a bizzare act of vandalism carried out at Duneske GAA Club in Co. Tipperary at the weekend.  


Wording of death notices

Stories from Jean, Anne, Fr Iggy and Jimmy of newspapers where certain phrases in death notices have caused problems

Children alone on trains

Dawn and Claire had the frightening experience of their small children being stranded alone on trains

Croke Park Agreement

How are public service workers reacting to current Croke Park Agreement negotiations?

Vandalism on GAA pitch

Shock as the goalposts in GAA pitch are cut through by vandals


Have you got a story to tell? An issue you want to air publicly? If you’d like to talk to Joe on-air about an issue that concerns you then we want to hear from you.

You can email the programme at any time to, call the office at 01 208 3263 / 2984 / 2980 or 3438 (or out of office hours and leave a message) or on 1850 715 815, Monday to Friday from 12.30pm – 3.15pm.

All topics are considered and all calls are welcome.



Contact the Show

Call: 1850-715815  /  08457-853333 from Northern Ireland & U.K

Text: 51551

Presenter: Joe Duffy


Ways to Listen

Radio Player