Mooney Tuesday 9 July 2013

Mooney with Shay Byrne

Mooney with Shay Byrne

On Today's show; Shay Byrne will be joined by Enda Kenny, Michael D Higgins, Joan Burton, Barak Obama, Tom Cruise, and Liam Neeson..... Brenda Donohue discovers the latest in Hollywood beauty crazes: vampire facelifts! And, we speak to Karen Brawn, from Tennessee's "Recovery Ranch", a celebrity treatment clinic for, amongst other things, destructive and dysfunctional relationships.

The Mimic Man - Oliver Callan

The Mimic Man - Oliver Callan

Oliver Callan dropped into studio today while Shay got to speak to numerous politicians and ceberitys across the water.

You can catch Oliver over the weekend @ -

Kavanagh's, Portlaoise - Friday 12th of July at 9PM.

Watergate Theatre, Kilkenny - Saturday 13th of July at 9PM.

Canal Jumping

Brenda was out in Dublin City speaking to young people about jumping into the Dublin canal’s and the risk that it could cause to their health and safety.

Tennessee's Recovery Ranch

We spoke to Karen Brawn, Director of Centre for Relationship and Sexual Recovery at The Recovery Ranch. It's a celebrity treatment clinic for, amongst other things, destructive and dysfunctional relationships.

Hairspray The Musical

Award winning Broadway and West End hit show Hairspray is coming to the Bord Gais Energy theatre next week and our reporter Fergus Sweeney went to Belfast to check it out.


Dates are Tuesday 16th July to Saturday 3rd August 2013.

Tickets from €20 on sale now

01 677 7999.

Israeli Music with Tal-Kravitz

Israeli Music with Tal-Kravitz

Tal-Kravitz, Musician and singer spent most of his childhood and youth at Kibbutz Ramat Hakovesh. He has been wandering the remote areas of the world for years, researching & searching for music. He played a particular version of Danny Boy which was sung in Hebrew.


It is an offence to 'cut, grub, burn or otherwise destroy hedgerows on uncultivated land during the nesting season from 1 March to 31 August, subject to certain exceptions'. For more information, click here.  

To contact your local wildlife ranger, click here for contact details. To read the Wildlife (Amendment) Act 2000, click here.

Caring For Wild Animals

Please note that many species of mammals, birds, invertebrates etc... are protected under law and that, even with the best of intentions, only someone holding a relevant licence from the National Parks & Wildlife Service should attempt the care of these animals.  For full details, please click here to read the NPWS Checklist of protected & rare species in Ireland.  If you are concerned about a wild animal, please contact your local wildlife ranger - click here for details.


Please DO NOT send any live, dead or skeletal remains of any creature whatsoever to Mooney Goes Wild.  If you find an injured animal or bird, please contact the National Parks & Wildlife Service on 1890 20 20 21, or BirdWatch Ireland, on 01 281-9878, or visit



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