Today with Sarah McInerney

Today with Sarah McInerney

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Friday 21st August

The Gathering

Regina Doherty FG Senator, Richard Boyd Barrett, People Before Profit TD, Colette Browne, Barrister and Columnist Irish Independent and Grainne Ni Aodh, Reporter with

Joe Biden's Acceptance Speech

Suzanne Lynch, Washington Correspondent, Irish Times

Donegal Crash

Stephen Maguire, Editor, Donegal Daily

Kildare Lockdown

Allan Shine, Kildare Chambers of Commerce, Emer Kelly, Mother in Kildare, Jane Aspel, Bride and Barry Flanagan from Bar 13

Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine Dara Calleary Resigns (continued)

Gabriel Scally, Professor of Public Health, Johnny Fallon, PR Executive, Carr Communications, Matt Farrell Chairman and Balina FF Comhairle Ceantair, Martin O'Rourke, SIPTU

Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine Dara Calleary Resigns

David Culliane , Sinn Féin Health Spokesperson, Alan Dukes, Former Fine Gael Politician, Sheahan, Ireland Editor, Independent News and Media, Catherine Murphy Social Democrats Co-Leader

Thursday 20th August

School Lunches

Louise Reynolds, Dietician, Irish Nutrition and Dietetic Institute

Book: Treasures of World History: The History of Civilisation Told Through Its 50 Most Important Documents

I/V with The Authors, Peter Snow and Ann MacMillan

Dog Walking

Corina Fitzsimons, Dogs Trust

Covid 19: Garda Powers

Dr. Sean O'Conaill, Lecturer in Constitutional Law at UCC

Covid 19: Wearing Masks In Shops

Vincent Jennings, CEO Convenience Stores and Newsagents Association

Covid 19: People In Recovery

Cyril McAree, Recovering Alcoholic and Publisher of the Hotel and Restaurant Times, Michael Guerin, Senior Addiction Therapist, Cuan Mhuire teo, Patricia Callan, Director of Drinks Industry Ireland

Covid 19: Theatre Restrictions Confusion

Hugh O'Connell, Political Correspondent, Irish Independent, Maire Logue, Artistic Director, St. Johns Theatre, Listowel, Co. Kerry, Neil Murray, Co-Director of the Abbey Theatre

Storm Ellen Aftermath

Derek Hynes, Operations Manager with ESB Networks, Christopher O'Sullivan, F.F. TD Cork South West, Brian O'Connell reports from Skibbereen, Laura Tully, Fit Farmers, Roscommon

Wednesday 19th August

Wills And Probate

Tim Bracken, Barrister and Author of The Probate Handbook

Motoring News

Geraldine Herbert, Sunday Independent Journalist

Covid 19: Latest Restrictions

Paddy Mallon, Professor of Microbial Diseases at UCD and Consultant in Infectious Diseases, St. Vincent's Hospital, Padraig Cribben, Chief Executive, Vintners Federation of Ireland, Fr. Iggy O'Donovan, Augustinian Priest, Colm O'Rourke, GAA Analyst, Luke Casserly, Deputy President Irish Second Level Students Union

Storm Ellen On The Way

Evelyn Cusack, Head of Forecasting at Met Eireann

Bank Of Ireland Job Cuts

John O'Connell, Financial Services Union General Secretary

Older People And Technology

Mary O'Rourke, Former F.F. Minister, Fergus O'Dowd, F.G. TD Louth, Anne Dempsey, Communications Manager for Third Age

Covid 19: Government's New Measures

Michael McNamara, Chair of The Oireachtas Covid 19 Committee

18 Year Old Home Schooled Leaving Cert Student Has Won His Challenge Against His Exclusion From The Calculated Grades Process

Eileen McCabe, Solicitor for student, Elijah Burke, Finn Robertson, Another Home Schooled Leaving Cert Student

Covid 19: Latest Restrictions

Eamon ryan, Leader of The Green Party

Tuesday 18th August

Staycation Novels

Declan Burke, Author, Louisa Cameron, Owner of Raven Books. Independent Bookshop in Blackrock, Dublin.

Back to School Costs

Jen Hogan, Parent, Author and Columnist.

Climate Change, Environment and Policy

Laura Burke, Director General of the Environmental Protection Agency.

Minister Of State Visiting Flooded Areas In West Cork

Patrick O'Donovan, Minister of State with responsibility for the Office of Public Works

Flooding In West Cork

Brian O'Connell visited Rosscarbery in West Cork

Exam Predicted Results

Carl Cullinane, Head of Research and Policy at The Sutton Trust, Donnchadh O'Laoghaire, Sinn Fein Spokesperson on Education and Skills, Patrick Costello, Green Party Spokesperson for Children and Youth Affairs

Covid 19: Appeal From The Frontline

Dr. Niamh Lynch, Consultant Paediatrician, Cork

Covid 19: Older People Staying Indoors

Rose Anne Kenny, Professor of Medical Gerontology, Trinity College & St. James's Hospital, Charlie Bird, Former RTE Journalist and Broadcaster, Dr. Tomás Ryan Associate Professor School of Biochemistry and Immunology, Trinity College Dublin

Monday 17th August

Weekend Sport

Colm Keys, GAA Correspondent, Irish Independent, Anna Geary, Broadcaster and Former Cork Camogie All Ireland Winner

Go Camping And Discover The Great Outdoors

Mel McDermott, Founder of Galz Gone Wild, Thom Breathnach, Travel Writer, Kellie Kearney, Blogger at MyLittleBabog and Camping Mother Website:

Covid 19: Contact Tracing

Eilish McAuliffe, Professor with the School of Nursing, Midwifery and Health Systems, UCD

Failte Ireland Chief, Michael Cawley, Resignation

Eoghan Corry, Editor of Air and Travel Magazine, Michael Vaughan, Owner of Vaughan;s Lodge Hotel, Lahinch, Co. Clare

Covid 19: Private Schools

Arthur Godsil, Former Headmaster St. Andrew's College and Director of Godsil Education

Safety Concerns Over Royal Canal Cycle Path

Kieran Ryan, Spokesperson at Dublin Cycling Campaign

Covid 19: Schools Reopening

Terence Reynolds, Principal of Scoil Naomh Brid, Ballyconnell, Cavan, Maire Therese Kilmartin, Principal, Colaiste Bride, Clondalkin, Dublin, Paddy Scales, Principal, Banagher College, Co. Offaly

Covid 19: National Public Health Emergency Team Meeting Today

Dr. Gabriel Scally, President of Epidemiology and Public Health, Royal Society of Medicine in London

Friday 14th August

The Gathering

James Lawless, F.F. TD Kildare North, Louise O'Reilly, S.F. TD Dublin Fingal, Lise Hand, Political Journalist, Kevin Doyle, Group Head of News at Independent News and Media

Ellen Glynn, One Of The Two Paddleboarders Who Were Rescued Yesterday From The Sea In Galway Bay

Ellen Glynn (17) talked about her ordeal in the sea for 15 hours with her cousin, Sarah Feeney (23)

Life In Venice During This Global Pandemic

Fionn Davenport, Travel Writer

New Zealand Extends Auckland Lockdown By A Further 12 Days

Dr. David Murdoch, Infectious Diseases Expert, Dean of Atago University and Member of the Technical Advisory Panel for Covid 19

Covid 19 And The Blame Game

Professor Peter Lunn, Head of Behavioural Research Unit at the ESRI

U.K. Add To The Travel Quarantine List

Simon Calder, Travel Correspondent, The Independent

Dublin: The City Of Hotels

Mark Paul, Irish Times Business Affairs Correspondent, Hazel Chu, Lord Mayor of Dublin and Green Party Councillor

Covid 19: School Buses

Maeve Fanning, President of the National Parents Council Post Primary, Dermot O'Leary, General Secretary, NBRU

Covid 19: Self Employed Workers And A New €1,000 Grant

Vinnie Kearns, Chief Executive of Xpert Taxis and Secretary General of the Taxi Dispatch Operators Representative Association, Philip Ryan, Group Political Editor, Independent News and Media

Thursday 13th August

Covid 19: Arts And Entertainment Sector

Luan Parle, Singer, Danny O'Brien, Comedian, Owen Roe, Actor

Covid 19: Calls For Face Masks In Banks

John O'Connell, General Secretary of The Financial Services Union

Covid 19 Committee: Meat Plant Outbreaks

Hannah Quinn Mulligan, Journalist with The Farmers Journal

Aaron Brady Conviction And The New York Side Of The Investigation That Led To His Arrest And Extradition

James Walsh, Retired Detective with the NYPD Intelligence Bureau

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