On the line to John this morning is George Graham, with a very special request for farmers, a loan of their sheep, at least one thousand of them! They are needed for The Golden Shears World Sheep ShearingChampionships soon to be held in Gorey, Co. Wexford.
John's guest in studio this morning is a very successful pool & snookerplayer& food author! Steve Davis, six times World Champion in the 80's, BBC Sports Personality of the year - MBE & OBE. These days Steve is probably best known for his commentary & analysis of snooker tournaments on TV.
(Steve is in Ireland for a couple of very special events featuring our own Ken Doherty & Jimmy White at a Snooker Extravaganza at the HotelKilmore, Cavan tonight & The Abbey Hotel in Roscommon tomorrow night.)
John Connolly is one of our biggest crime writing experts & is as popular here as he is abroad. His latest book in the Charlie Parker series is The Wolf in Winter& he is in studio with John this morning.
After 35 years Kate Bush, a musical genius has announced she will be doing a number of live shows in London in August & September. Our own Zbyszek Zalinski is in studio to talk about Kate's musical career & how she has remained fiercely private throughout it.John Connolly also joins discussion in studio.