Marian Finucane

Marian Finucane

Saturday, Sunday, 11 - 1pm

Marian Finucane Saturday 20 July 2019

Marian Finucane

Marian Finucane

Live stimulating mix of news, interviews, reports and discussion.

Equine Therapy

Equine Therapy

Psychotherapist Joe Slattery joins Marian in studio to give an insight into the hugely successful field of therapy called equine-assisted psychotherapy.

Equine-assisted psychotherapy.

Joe Slattery website details:

Dealing With Infertility

Dealing With Infertility

Emilie Pine joins Marian to talk about fertility issues and taking up a new role as a writer in residence at the National Maternity Hospital in Holles Street, Dublin.

Vicky Trimble On Coming Out To Her Dad

Vicky Trimble On Coming Out To Her Dad

Following David Trimble's speech in the House of Lords last week. Marian is joined on the line by his daughter Vicky Trimble and her partner Ros Stephens to talk about same sex marriage and abortion in Northern Ireland?

Golf Economics

Golf Economics

Eoghan Corry, Editor of Travel Extra joins Marian in studio for an update on the British Open Championship in the Royal Portrush in Antrim.

Solo Travel

Solo Travel

Travel writer and author, Ros Dee joins Marian to share her experiences with traveling solo.


· French Riviera, October 2020. Five nights, B&B, €879. Based in Nice. Price includes morning walking tour of Nice, a half-day trip to Antibes & Cannes with optional tour of full day to Monaco available.


· South Africa – May & September 2020. 12 nights, Half Board…€2,949…Cape Town, Winelands, day on safari etc…

· Beijing, Xi’an & Shanghai – 11 nights, Half Board…€2,699… June & November (including this November).


· UK airports but Dublin as well when there is a departure to one of their destinations. Alternatively, book your own flights and they will adjust the price of the package accordingly.

· Marrakech – from Dublin in September. Four nights, 4-star hotel, B&B and 2 dinners. £360 sterling. [€400]

· Jordan Tour – 10 nights, 4-star. February 2020, flying from London to Aqaba. £2,950 sterling. [€3,280]

A few examples of Irish hotels with no single supplement

· Kelly’s in Rosslare

· White’s in Wexford

· Mount Wolseley in Tullow

· Hodson Bay outside Athlone

· Clayton Hotel, Ballybrit, Galway

It’s always worth ringing up and asking. Some hotels will waive the single supplement midweek, or out of season

. - experience-type website, run by two women. Great information and advice.

The Blonde Abroad is an award-winning blog. Good for younger solo travellers.

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



Contact the Show

Call: 1850-715150 / 08457-853333 Northern Ireland & U.K

Text: 51551

Presenter: Marian Finucane


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