Valerie cox

Friday 1st August


Which tribe will beckon you?  Which creature will represent you? Will you scurry around nervously with the mice? Or will you posture with the stags or forage with the foxes ...

Monday 28th July

Reek Sunday

Yesterday was Reek Sunday and up to twenty five thousand people travelled to Murrisk in County Mayo to climb Croagh Patrick. Valerie Cox was among them.

Friday 25th July

Mexican Students

Tequila, Chihuahua, Tijuana...these are the hometowns of Ireland’s latest influx of foreign students...from Mexico.  Valerie Cox has been to visit the Galway school which is extending a hearty Bienvenidos to ...

Thursday 24th July


In 1951 a young curate was assigned to a Parish on the edge of the Atlantic, the village of Glencolmcille in Co Donegal.  It was a poor Parish with no industry, ...

Friday 6th June

Divorce Courts

For the past few months we've been reporting from the Family Law courts which were, until January, closed to the media. Yesterday our reporter Valerie Cox moved to the Circuit ...

Tuesday 3rd June

Tower Hill

Last Summer our reporter Valerie Cox visited the Tower Hill estate of 55 houses in Ballymote in Co Sligo at the request of residents who said their lives had become ...

Monday 2nd June

Family Courts

The lead story on the Irish Examiner this morning says there has been an alarming rise in the number of children abusing their parents, with the majority suffering in silence ...

Thursday 22nd May

Blind Reading

Bringing the joy of reading to people with sight problems...that's how the National Council for the Blind of Ireland describes its work in creating braille books and talking books for ...

Tuesday 13th May

Election Round Up

On the campaign trail with other Euro candidates in the Munster constituency. Valerie Cox reports.

Thursday 8th May

Giro d'Italia

Valerie Cox reports from Belfast and on the line Alan Clarke, Chief Executive Northern Ireland Tourist Board



Contact the Show

Text: 51551

Presenter: Sean O'Rourke


Ways to Listen

Radio Player