Liveline Monday 17 June 2013
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.
Ken O’brien told Joe about a bill he got from Laya Healthcare after his wife had a shoulder replacement operation in the Blackrock Clinic. The statement quoted €16,756.95 for accommodation – his wife had a two night stay. Blackrock clinic told us they have an agreement with Laya Healthcare where they pay a fixed price per procedure. For a shoulder replacement, this price includes all pre-agreed elements of the procedure including preparation, surgery, aftercare and recovery.
Are there still Wallabies on Lambay island? Or is it an urban myth. Matthew Jebb Director of the National Botanic Gardens was on Lambeth Island today. He says there are still wallabies on the island. He has seen them.
Andrew Flynn runs an amateur Irish American Football Club based in Dublin. They ran an event in February and used Event Elephant to facilitate this in the hope of having a streamlined service that would supply them the funding. To this day they are still waiting for over €5,000. They are currently looking at financial ruin and the collapse of the club, they have been in existence for 18 years.
Rodney Gillen started his jeep this morning….the engine was roaring wasn’t sure what was wrong…..discovered that the catalytic converter had been stolen. They used an angle grinder to remove it – it would have been a very loud operation. One neighbour noticed somebody at the jeep but they thought it was him under the car. Frank Duff of Duff bike shop also had his catalytic converter stolen from his Jeep, in the busy Omni Park Shopping centre last Saturday afternoon.
WE WANT TO HEAR YOUR STORIES
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 email@example.com, 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.