The artist Sting was live in studio with Ryan to give details of his show "The Last Ship" which is in the Bord Gais Energy Theatre next June. It is the story of a town whose shipyard is on the verge of closure and the community are in turmoil. Music and lyrics are by Sting and the lead role is played by his good friend Jimmy Nail. For more details click here
This Christmas An Post and The Ryan Tubridy Show want you to send a Christmas letter or card to that person you love, admire and respect. Maybe it's something that you left unsaid or someone you haven't kept in touch with. Maybe it's a thank you to somebody who changed your life. Today we speak to Fergal and Tim
Acclaimed double bass player and professor at the Royal Academy of Music in London, Chi-Chi Nwanoku OBE spoke to Ryan Tubridy about the extraordinary and poignant story of how her Irish mother met her Nigerian father in the 1950's.
McMafia is a new drama on BBC featuring a rich Russian family living in London. The series is based on a book written by Misha Glenny in 2008 but which he says is still very relevant with so many Russian oligarchs buying property and settling there