The Ray D'Arcy Show

The Ray D'Arcy Show

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Wednesday 16th September

Half Time Talk - Philly McMahon

All-Ireland winner and social activist Philly McMahon joins me now to discuss a new charitable movement he's involved with, Half Time Talk.

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On today's show Ray catches up with Emma De Souza about her court case, Philly McMahon tells us about his new charitable movement Half Time Talk and Ray chats to John Cunningham about a message in a bottle.

Tuesday 15th September

Colman Noctor Child and Adolescent Psychotherapist

Colman Noctor Child and Adolescent Psychotherapist is in studio this afternoon to help deal with all your parenting issues. If you have any queries for Colman email ray@rte.ie

Irish Living In Australia

Darren and Claire Kelly have been in Australia for 10 years. They both join Ray on the line from Brisbane to talk about the struggle living away from their families and being unable to visit in these tough times.

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On today's show Ray chats to Dave Dineen and Mike Jennings about a lost trophy that was found, Irish couple living in Australia Darren and Claire Kelly chat to Ray about the struggle living so far away from home and Colman Noctor gives us some parenting advice.

Monday 14th September

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

Roy Taylor - Motor Neurone Disease

Ray speaks to Roy Taylor and his son Terence about giving up some of the things he loved for years and raising money to fund research for MND.

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On today's show new bride Sinead Hanratty tells us about her wedding trip in Tayto Park, Ray speaks to singer Roy Taylor and his son Terence, Conor Pope does pricewatch and teacher Maria Harmon talks about the new TV show on Virgin Media last night called, Big Year in Big School.

Friday 11th September

Tommy Tiernan

Ray catches up with Tommy Tiernan about his new podcast and new book.

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On today's show Ray chats to Tommy Tiernan about his new podcast and Karen Byrne joins Ray in studio to talk about her Fair City debut and her new dance challange.

Thursday 10th September

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.

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On today's show Cormac Begley tells us about his upcoming small outdoor concerts in secret locations through-out the country. Ray chats to the Bearman of Buncrana, Killian McLaughlin, Ray and Alison are in studio to give us some relationship advice and Frank Greally talks about the Daily Mile with Athletics Ireland.

Wednesday 9th September

Baz's DIY SOS

Baz Ashmawy is on the line to tell us about his tv show 'DIY SOS' that will help families in need.

Lacrosse and Native America

Ray chats to Michael Kennedy, CEO of Lacrosse Ireland and Rex Lyons of the Iroquois Nationals to find out about how only one team can play at the 2022 World Games.

In Praise of Slow

Carl Honore joins the programme to discuss his new book 'In Praise of Slow' that explores the virtues of slowing down in a hectic world.

Dr. John Kelly

Dr. John Kelly is live in studio to discuss his new trial which uses magic mushrooms on people with depression.

IFI release GAA Classics

Ray chats to Ann Marie Gray of the IFI and her father, a former Dublin Hurler about the exciting news that the IFI is to release a treasure trove of GAA archive.

Tuesday 8th September

Park is set to be renamed in memory of Boyzone singer Stephen Gately

Keith Duffy and Fiona Looney joins Ray Darcy to share his delight of a park being named after his former bandmate.

Pepper the Carehome Robot

Ray is joined by Dr Chris Papadopoulos from the University of Bedfordshire to tell him about how robots can improve mental health among the elderly.

After the Lebanon Explosion

Just over a month since Irishman Anthony Clery and his Wife Maria Gemayel were caught up in the devastating explosion in Beirut- they are in studio to tell Ray about their terrifying ordeal.

How to Keep Well This Winter

Dr Sinead Beirne from the Dublin City GP Medical Practice joins Ray to discuss how to keep well this winter amidst COVID19.

Monday 7th September

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On today's show Ray speaks to Sonia Nic Giolla Easbuig and Moya Brennan on the documentary Bád Eddie, Michaela Hickey chats the loss of her Mother due to COVID19, Connor Pope is in studio for Price Watch, Tik Tok stars Dara Kelly and Ronan O’Connell chat Irish dancing and Deirdre O'Kane.

Cairde Irish Dancing Tik Tok Stars

Two members of Irish dancing group Cairde joins Ray to discuss their groupsTik Tok fame.

Michaela Hickey- Love Loss in a Pandemic

Michaela Hickey chats to ray following the tragic passing of her Mother due to Covid19.

Bád Eddie - Donegal ocals worried iconic fishing boat will be forgotten

Ray is joined by Donegal Researcher Sonia Nic Giolla Easbuig and Moya Brennan to discuss the making of and documenting the iconic ship.

Friday 4th September

Ireland's best Chicken Wings

Gina Daly from the Daly Dish is in studio to crown Ireland's best chicken wings with our four finalists all on the line.

Ross O'Carroll Kelly

Author Paul Howard joins the show to chat about the new Ross O'Carroll- Kelly book 'Braywatch.'

TikTok House

Thomas Arnold and Jake Browne join Ray in studio to discuss how they're living in Ireland's first ever 'TikTok house'.

Thursday 3rd September

Shane Hegarty - New Book

Author Shane Hegarty joined Ray to discuss his latest book ‘Boot – The Creaky Creatures’ which is out today!

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On today's show Ray speaks to Rory Fitzgerald about the Samaritans during Covid, we hear from Tim Barry the 72 year old goalie and author Shane Hegarty tells us about his new book.

Tuesday 1st September

Storm Oscar

Little Oscar Keogh very sadly passed away last July after battling cancer, his mother Yavanna joins Ray on the line to talk about Storm Oscar being named aver him.

25 Years Of Father Ted

An Post have brought out a range of new stamps to celebrate the 25-year anniversary of Father Ted, Pauline McLynn joins Ray in studio for a chat.

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On today's show Ray chats to the mother of Little Oscar Keogh, Yavanna, its 25 years since Father Ted Pauline McLynne joins Ray in studio, Dermot Bannon does a call out for Room to improve and Gerry Daly is back to answer any of your gardening queries.

Monday 31st August

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

Samantha Power

Former US Ambassador to the UN and author Samantha Power talks to Ray about the presidential race in the US.

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On today's show we follow up with the cottage raffle from Friday, Conor Pope does pricewatch, Gerard and Rebecca Dunne chat to Ray about their new arrival who arrived as the couple were in the car on the way to the hospital and Ray catches up with Samantha Power.

Friday 28th August

Young Cocooners

Aimee Doyle 32 and has been cocooning for five months, as has 28 year old Aoife P. Rafter they both join Ray on the line to tell us a bit about their situation.

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On Today's show a couple are raffling off their cottage for the unsung heroes of the HSE, Ray speaks to Joan ahead of the draw tonight. Young cocooners Aimee Doyle and Aoife P. Rafter tell us about their situation, Gina Daly is back with the Daly Dish and Sinead Quinlan is coming to an RTE Player near you she joins Ray for a catch-up.

Thursday 27th August

Fair City

Fair City is coming back to our screens!! Ray chats to Bryan Murray & Una Crawford O’Brien.

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On today's show Ray speaks to Dr. Roisin Connaughton, Rory O'Neill (aka Panti) talks about re-opening his bar, Tilly Heneghan and Ellie Kisoymbe talk about Back to School Donations for Direct Provision and Bryan Murray & Una Crawford O’Brien join Ray in studio to tell us about the return of Fair City.

Wednesday 26th August

Colman Noctor Child and Adolescent Psychotherapist

Colman Noctor Child and Adolescent Psychotherapist is in studio this afternoon to help deal with all your parenting issues. If you have any queries for Colman email ray@rte.ie

Concert4Cancer - Marie Keating Foundation

Ronan Keating joins Ray for a catch up and to tell us about the Concert4Cancer, airing on Virgin Media One on Friday August 28th at 9pm.

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On today's show PJ Gallagher talks about International Dog Day, Ronan Keating tells us about the Marie Keating Concert, Colman Noctor is back with some parenting advice and Maurice Clarke tells us about the oldest shark in the world.

Tuesday 25th August

Gardening Competition

Over the summer our inbox has been bursting with colour and creativity. Today Gerry and Ray announce the winners of our Bord Bia Gromor Competition.

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On today's show comedian and writer Colm O'Regan talks about his article on old fashioned petrol stations, Royal National Lifeboat Institution has attracted headlines recently, Ray speaks to Damian Payne, Mike Swan and Kieran Cotter and Gerry Daly is in studio to go through the winners of our Bord Bia GroMór Competition.

Monday 24th August

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On today's show Brenda speaks to Richard McSweeney and Jamie Venner from the Cork rescue yesterday, Poet Stephen Murphy tell us about Shine, Conor Pope does pricewatch, Shella O'Malley talks about the kids returning to school and Alison Spittle chats about being in self isolation.

Friday 21st August

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On today's show Kathryn catches up with Loretta & Julie doing the Mizen to Malin Run, Ocean View Nursing Home mark the Rose Of Tralee, Keith Walsh talks about parenting mental health in lockdown, Prof. Ciaran O'Boyle chats about the World’s Blue Zones, Aoife Dooley tells us about her new show on RTE player and Rozanne Stevens does lockdown lunches.

Thursday 20th August

The Happy Pear

Kathryn chats to David and Stephen Flynn about their new book, The Happy Pear: Vegan Cooking for Everyone.

Happy Birthday Micheal O’ Muircheartaigh

Kathryn chats to legendary commentator Micheal O Muircheartaigh as he turns 90 today!

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On today's show Katheryn chats to legendary commentator Micheal O Muircheartaigh as he turns 90 today, Marion Dowd talks about uncovering a prehistoric settlement, Elaine Feeney chats about her new book, As You Were and The Happy Pear, David and Stephen Flynn are in studio to talk about Vegan Cooking.

Wednesday 19th August

Managing Sobriety

Olympic silver-medalist, politician and counsellor, Kenneth Egan joins Kathryn on the line to chat about celebrating 3,653 days sober.

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On today's show Dr. Kevin Flannery tells us about storm Ellen, Kenneth Egan talks about managing sobriety, the new series of Go Outside is now live on the RTE player presenter Carl Mullan talks to Katheryn about this,and Pamla Laird is in studio for a catch-up.

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