The stories which grabbed Ryan's attention today - and listener reaction. Ryan visited Crumlin Hospital for Sick Children yesterday and he spoke on the phone today to Siobhán whose baby daughter Florence was in the hospital for six weeks
This memory from the RTE archives went online this morning. MacDara O Conaola was 7 years old when Santa arrived by plane to Inisheer on the Aran Islands. There was a camera crew there and MacDara was one of the children who has great memories of that unforgettable day.
Ahead of the release of "On Chesil Beach", Saoirse Ronan dropped in to studio to talk to Ryan about her first ten years in the film industry, which has seen her garner rave reviews, a Golden Globe win and three Academy Award nominations!