The Ray D'Arcy Show

The Ray D'Arcy Show

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Thursday 2nd April

The Ray D'Arcy Show - Full Show

On today's show, Cocooning with Fr. Brian D'Arcy, Keys to my Life TV Show Johnny Logan, The All Ireland Quiz and Home Exercise with Joe Wicks

Wednesday 1st April

The Ray D'Arcy Show - Full Show

On today's show, David Norris on Cocooning, Bachelors Walk is coming back to our screens, Maia Dunphy on Weddingsmashers, The All Ireland Quiz, The CSO need your help and Emma Gleeson on Decluttering

Tuesday 31st March

The Ray D'Arcy Show - Full Show

On today's show, how Eamon Dunphy is dealing with isolation, funerals during isolations, How are things going in Sweden, The All Ireland Quiz and mountain goats

Monday 30th March

The Ray D'Arcy Show - Full Show

On today's show, the over 70s and covid 19, Home Schooling you are all doing a great job, Games from an Irish childhood, The All Ireland Quiz and Pricewatch with Conor Pope

Friday 27th March

Hair Cuts at Home

Friend of the show and Roscommon legend Barber Paddy Joe Burke gives Ray and listeners tips on how to cut your hair at home

The Ray D'Arcy Show - Full Show

On today's show, the drawing challenge with Will Slaney, ring your Granny campaign, meditation in these troubled times, The All Ireland Quiz and hair cuts at home

Wednesday 25th March

The Ray D'Arcy Show - Full Show

On Today's show, Kellie Harrington on no Olympics to 2021, letter writing and playing bridge online, The Phoenix Park during this pandemic, The All Ireland Quiz and Lily Higgins on what to cook with canned tomatoes

Tuesday 24th March

The Ray D'Arcy Show - Full Show

On today's show Kathryn Thomas with Operation Covid Nation, The All Ireland Quiz, Ray Chats to Christy Dignam and Conor Pope with a consumer update

Monday 23rd March

The Ray D'Arcy Show - Full Show

On today's show, Astronaut Chris Hadfield on isolation, tech advice on working from home, Ringsend Bingo, The All Ireland Quiz and Conor Pope with Pricewatch

Thursday 19th March

Relationship Advice with Ray & Allison

Our relationship experts are back, Allison Keating psychologist and Ray O’Neill, psychoanalyst are in studio this afternoon to answer all the listeners' relationship queries and questions.

Bridie Sweeney - Lifts Everyone's Spirits

Former Tallaght Person of the year Bridie Sweeney lifts the spirits of the country and wishes her great-grandson Jack a Happy Birthday

The Ray D'Arcy Show - Full Show

On today's show, Former Tallaght Person of the year Bridie Sweeney lifts the spirits of the country and wishes her great-grandson Jack a Happy Birthday, Karl Henry is back with more tips to keep us all moving, Will Sliney and Don Conroy with their drawing challenge, Ray and Allison with their relationship advice and Des Bishop and Joanne Mc Nally

Wednesday 18th March

The Ray D'Arcy Show - Full Show

On today's show, Seeing Granny through a window, Peter Mc Verry on Homelessness and Covid 19, The Georges Street Arcade have suspended rents, Gavin James is doing a live gig from his gaf, Alison Spittle on her movie watch along and The Bog Life Fix

Monday 16th March

The Ray D'Arcy Show with Brenda Donohoe

On today's show, You, Me and Surrogacy, Pricewatch with Conor Pope, Keep moving with Karl Henry, virtual parades and virtual Daffodil Day

Friday 13th March

The Ray D'arcy Show - Full Show

On todays show, people are still kissing the Blarney Stone, New baby in the middle of the Covid 19, Psychologist Allison Keating and GP Dr. Sinead Beirne, Will Sliney with his at-home art challenge, no audience for Dancing with the stars and Gina and Karol on the Daly Dish Book

Wednesday 11th March

Comb Over for Cancer - Fred Murray

Fred Murray joins Ray in studio to tell us about his new quest to raise money for cancer.

Debbie Deegan

Debbie Deegan joins Ray in studio to talk all about her charity work in Russia and an award she has received from Vladimir Putin.

Tuesday 10th March

Lisa Hannigan Live In Studio

Musician Lisa Hannigan is in studio with Ray along with Adrian Crowley, Matthew Nolan and Cora Venus Lunny for a chat and to perform Banhofstrasse from the Pomes Penyeach project.

Parenting Advice

Ray is joined in studio by Colman Noctor, Child and Adolescent Psychotherapist with St Patrick's Mental Health Services to answer your parenting queries.

The Crying Book

Ray chats to Heather Christle the author of 'The Crying Book' about how and why we cry and what it means.

Life in China with Coronavirus

Ray is joined on the line by Wexford woman Kathy Kane who's a teacher in Chinese city Suzhou for an update on what it's like to be in the country as Coronavirus fears continue.

Monday 9th March

The Boys In Green

Award-winning documentary maker Ross Whitaker is in studio ahead of the airing of part one of his documentary that looks back on Jack Charlton's time in charge of the Republic of Ireland soccer team with Irish and Liverpool legend John Aldridge on the phone.

Bruce Springsteen donation to Jack & Jill Foundation

Ray is joined on the line by Carmel Doyle, CEO of Jack & Jill Children's Foundation following the news that Bruce Springsteen and his wife Patti have donated original artwork to raise funds for the charity.

Gender Dysphoria

Ray is joined in studio by Professor Donal O'Shea, Ireland's leading endocrinologist to discuss the medical side of gender dysphoria and what support is being provided to people in Ireland.

St. Patrick's Day celebrations Cancelled

With the announcement that St. Patrick's Day Parades around the country are being cancelled due to the Coronavirus outbreak, Ray is joined on the line by campaigner Vicky Phelan who was calling for such action.

Friday 6th March

Bake Off

Joining Ray in studio is comedian Emma Doran and taste tester Anne Marie Dunne for Friday's Bake Off.

Music - Colm Mac Con Iomaire

Colm Mac Con Iomaire is in Studio 10 for two live songs. 1) Old Walls .. 2) Bláth

Brendan Courtney - Soundtrack To His Life

Joining Ray to give us the soundtrack to his life is Brendan Courtney.

Kabin Krew

Joining Ray are Cork rappers, MC. Tiny, Jamie the King and Michael - Kabin Krew. Also joining the lads is Gary McCarthy.

Thursday 5th March

What's happening with Fiona Looney

Ray is joined in studio by columnist Fiona Looney to discuss the stories of the day for a chat.

Royal Visit to Galway

Ray is joined on the line by Royal enthusiast Michelle Roger Dunican as well as James Molloy, Complex Manager of Salthill Knocknacarra GAA Club and his son Fionn who all met William and Kate during their visit to the city today.

The Psychology behind Panic Buying

Ray is joined on the line by Professor Clifford Stott to discuss stock and panic buying amid coronavirus fears and if this is a good idea.

Older than Pride Festival

Ray is joined in studio by Eddie McGuinness, manager at Dublin Pride as well as Jim Lawless and Ger Moane to discuss ‘Older than Pride’ monthly events that have been set up especially for those over 50 who are wanting to reconnect.

Hand Sanitiser going missing from Church

As fears over the Coronavirus mount around the country, Ray is joined on the line by Fr. Charlie McDonnell, Parish priest of St Mary’s Church in Westport after hand sanitisers mysteriously started going missing from his church.

Wednesday 4th March

The Ray D'Arcy Show - Full Show

On today's show, William and Kate got to Prosperous, Cian O Carroll on Gambling Addiction, Live music from Cry Monster Cry and The Big Life Fix. The Alzheimer's Hot Line is 1800 341 341

Tuesday 3rd March

The Ray D'Arcy Show - Full Show

On today's show, Kate and William visit Ireland, 20 X 20 are asking you to show your stripes for women in sport, Irish Ready Steady Cook Chef Anna Haugh chats to Ray and Mary O Rourke is an agony OAP

Monday 2nd March

Pricewatch Conor Pope

Conor Pope joins us once again to champion your consumer issues if you have a consumer problem you can send it to pricewatch@rte.ie

The Ray D'Arcy Show - Full Show

On today's show, being injured during birth, what is contact tracing? Learning to drive and Pricewatch with Conor Pope

Friday 28th February

Soundtrack to His Life David Brophy

Every Friday, we invite people to guide us through the 'Soundtrack to their Life' Today, it's the turn of conductor David Brophy

The Ray D'Arcy Show - Full Show

On today's show, Ray wishes Zig and Zag a Happy Birthday? Conductor David Brophy takes us through the soundtrack to his life, Live Music from The Lost Brothers and we review Love is Blind the new Netflix show

Thursday 27th February

The Ray D'Arcy Show - Full Show

On today's show, how to talk to your Children about the coronavirus, author Moniques El Faizy on her book All The Presidents Women, Richard Jacob on a Zero Waste Cafe and musician Jimmy Smith on his recovery from a stroke

Wednesday 26th February

The Ray D'Arcy Show - Full Show

On today's show, the Finale of Operation Transformation is on tonight and Ray catches up with the 5 leaders for the last time, Tony Daly with Irish Solidarity in 100 Objects and Jarlath Regan on his new live show

Tuesday 25th February

The Ray D'Arcy Show - Full Show

On today's show. courtroom sketch artist at the Harvey Weinstein trail Jane Rosenburg, giving the HPV vaccine to boys and why it is important, Steve Martin and Martin Short are coming to Ireland and Lousie Lennox on all things Pancakes!!

Monday 24th February

Pricewatch Conor Pope

Conor Pope joins us once again to champion your consumer issues if you have a consumer problem you can send it to pricewatch@rte.ie

The Ray D'Arcy Show - Full Show

On today's show Max Ó Floinn and Victoria Van der Spek on changing gender, Conor Pope on Pricewatch and Ray meets the Nobel Peace Prize!

Friday 21st February

Soundtrack to His Life Martin King

The Ray D'Arcy Show - Full Show

On today's show, broadcasting legend Martin King takes us through the soundtrack to his life, we have live music from Tim Chadwick and Shane Hegerty on his new book Boot the Rusty Rescue

Thursday 20th February

Missing Esra Uyrun for 9 years

The Ray D'Arcy Show - Full Show

On today's show Esra Uyrun missing for 9 years, Live music from Kodaline and Ray O'Neil and Allison Keating with relationship advice

Wednesday 19th February

Operation Transformation - Trinity Heros

The Ray D'Arcy Show - Full Show

On today's show, Live Music from Wallis Bird, author Michelle Gallen on her new book Big Girl Small Town, Bob Flavin with NCT car advice and Ray catches up with the Trinity Heros from last weeks Operation Transformation

Tuesday 18th February

The Ray D'Arcy Show Kathryn Thomas

On today's show, Sending working dogs to South African reserve, Mother of 6 month old triplets Bruce, Lenny and Ted chats the Kathryn about the daily routine, Kathryn Thomas chats to 3 Sanctuary Runners who bring together Irish people and those in Direct Provision to forge friendships through the positive action of running together, Colman Noctor with Parenting advice and live music from Katie and Aoife Lynch

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