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Liveline Tuesday 2 July 2013

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Oonagh is a carer for her husband who has an acquired brain injury. She has booked a holidy for two weeks. Its one of the few breaks she gets and was horrified when she received a letter last week saying her respite care was being cut. Luckily it was an error. Other carers talk to Joe about the importance of respite care to them.

David works on vintage vehicles as a hobby. It has come to his attention that new arrangements came into affect yesterday regarding the declaration of vehicles off the road. He explains the new rules to Joe and warns other drivers to familiarise themselves with the new rules or face a heft back tax bill.

Respite care

Respite care

Oonagh cares for her husband who has a brain injury and has been badly
affected by cut backs. Joe speaks to other callers who are also suffering from the cut backs in respite care.


Motor Tax

Questions over changes to motor tax, particularly in relation to cars off the road



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.



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Presenter: Joe Duffy


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