Last Friday we presented to you a vexed man with a counudrum! Wereceived plenty ofadvice from listeners & joining John on the line this morning are Ernest McDonald from Dublin, Susan from Kerry & Madge O'Callaghan, Wicklow.
In the new year it will be 25 years since Newry band The 4 of Us, burst on to the scene with the album 'Songs for the Tempted'. Brendan& Declan Murphy are marking the anniversary with a gig in Dublin's VicarStreet in March & this morning they join John in studio for a performance & chat.
The 25th Anniversary gig is in Vicar Street on March 1st
Joining John in studio this morning is broadcaster, author &psychoanalyst Michael Murphy to give advice on resolving problems,tensions, long-simmering arguments,the main areas of conflict within families at Christmas.
Michael also reads a Christmas poem 'Gloria in Excelsis' which comes from the poetry collection 'The Republic of Love - Twenty Five Poems' - the first poetry book to enter the book charts in 18 years.