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Liveline Thursday 16 May 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.  



Discussion and debate with Joe Duffy


Angela is a carer. She attends hospital everyday to visit her client who is an inpatient. She doesn't feel it’s fair that she should pay €15 per day in parking fees. She feels that she is helping the nurses to do their work. 

France was travelling to Lourdes in September 2011. She witnessed an elderly ladies hang luggage being stolen. She tells Joe about it.

Gerry moved to Canada in February this year. His wife and 4 children have remained in Ireland. He is unsure whether to stay or return to Ireland. Rebecca is currently preparing to immigrate to Canada. She says you need to be prepared.

Anne lost her son 4 years ago. He would be 8 years old this August. She is organising a "Walk for Peace" for all parents who have lost a child and are grieving. The walk will take place on Saturday 29th June from Lough Crew Gardens at 12 noon.


Hospital parking charges

High parking charges are a problem for long-term visitors to hospitals

Victim of theft

Frances and Marie have unfortunately been at the receiving end of airport thieves

Dealing with banks

Catherine has a fail-safe solution to phone calls from banks - impersonation


Gerry, Rebecca and Bernadette offer their views on emigration to Canada and Australia

Grieving for a lost child

Anne Hennessy explains why she decided to honour the memory of her son Peter in a special way this year - a Walk For Peace


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.

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Presenter: Joe Duffy


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