Tuesday 19th November

Getting The Best Mortgage Deal

Eoin McGee, Financial Planner

Rick Stein's Secret France

Rick came into studio to share his delicious recipes from France

Farm Safety

Brian O'Connell met up with farmer Sean Hayes from Tulla in East Clare, who survived an attack on his farm by a bull

21st Century Journalism: Reasons To Be Cheerful While Feeling A Little Sad

Roy Greenslade. Columnist with The Guardian

National Broadband Plan

Hildegarde Naughton, Chairwoman of the Oireachtas Committee on Communications, Climate Action and Environment and Fine Gael TD for Galway, Catherine Murphy, Co-Leader of the Social Democrats

F.G. Candidate, Verona Murphy Remarks On Migrants

Brendan Howlin, Labour Party Leader, Fiona Finn, CEO of NASC, The Migrant and Refugee Rights Centre

Monday 18th November

Weekend Sport

Damian Lawlor, Sports Journalist and Broadcaster, Cliona Foley, Freelance Sports Journalist, David Sneyd, Freelance Soccer Journalist

Black Pudding

Colette Twomey, Owner of Clonakilty Food Company, Máirtín Mac Con Iomaire, Food Historian

The Prince Andrew Interview

Professor Kate Williams, Royal Historian, Anton Savage, PR Consultant with the Communications Clinic

Continuing Unrest In Hong Kong

Isabella Steger, Deputy Asia Bureau Chief for Quartz in Hong Kong, Rex Lloyd, Student

Mary Kennedy , RTE Broadcaster And Presenter Of Nationwide After 40 Years On TV

Mary Kennedy came into studio to talk about preparing to say farewell

The Payments Company Just Sold For €327 Million

Noel and Valerie Moran, Founders of Prepaid Financial Services

National Broadband Plan

Denis Naughten, Independent TD Roscommon-Galway

Controversial Funding Row Over O'Devaney Gardens Housing Development In Dublin

Mary Fitzpatrick, F.F. Councillor and Member of the Dublin Agreement Group, Eoin O'Broin, S.F. Housing Spokesperson, Paddy McCartin, Fine Gael Councillor

Friday 15th November

The Types Of Medical Tests You Might Have If You Are Experiencing Health Issues

Dr. Máire Finn, Clare-based GP

GSOC To Investigate The Case A Woman Who Claims She Was Contacted Outside Of Court By A Judge

Michael Clifford,Special Correpondent, Irish Examiner

Youth Assembly At The Dail

Evelyn O'Rourke has been in the Dail Chamber all morning talking to some passionate delegates

Irish Red Cross Lifetime Achievement Award

John Lonergan, Former Governor of Mountjoy Prison

The Deselection Of Fine Gael TD Maria Bailey

Niamh Lyons reports

Comments By The Chief Executive Of KBC Bank Group Regarding Tracker Mortgages

Karl Deeter, Finance Analyst Irish Mortgage Brokers, Pearse Doherty, Sinn Fein Finance Spokesperson

Thursday 14th November

Book: A History Of Ireland In 100 Words (Royal Irish Academy) by Sharon Arbuthnot, Máire Ní Mhaonaigh and Gregory Toner

Sharon Arbuthnot came into studio to tell us more about the history of Ireland in just one hundred words

The Wonders Of The Atlantic Ocean

Dr. Shane Bergin, Physicist at the UCD School of Education

GP Shortages In Cork

Brian O'Connell went to Macroom and Midleton to investigate

Landlords' Rights

Eoin Ó Broin, S.F. Housing Spokesperson, Joe Doyle, Spokesperson for The Residential Landlords Association

Book: Behind The Mask by Tyson Fury

I/V with The Author, Tyson Fury

Kinship Carers

Roisin, who is a care-leaver from Galway, Mona Barry, is raising her niece and nephew along with her own three children, Caitríona Nic Mhuiris, Founder of Kinship Care Ireland

Attacks On Sex Workers

Amanda Keane, Policy and Cimmunications Officer at Ruhama

HSE Winter Plan

Phil Ni Sheaghdha, General Secretary INMO, Dr. Emily O'Connor, Irish Association for Emergency Medicine

Wednesday 13th November

Lorraine Clifford Lee Tweets About The Travelling Community

Martin Collins, Pavee Point, gave his reaction to the tweets

Book: Greenfeast: Autumn, Winter

Nigel Slater, Food Writer, came into studio to talk his new book

Eoin O'Duffy - Leader Of The Blueshirts

Diarmaid Ferriter, Professor of Modern Irish History at UCD


Joe Dunne, Spokesperson for Vape Business Ireland, Dr. Des Cox, Chair of the Policy Group on Tobacco at the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland

The Kildare Priest Who Drives Children To School Every Day

Evelyn O'Rourke met Fr. Jim Doyle and went on one of his school runs with him, Dr. Sindy Joyce, Member of the Council of State

Irish Water, Raw Sewage, Boil Notices, High Rents, Homelessness, Maria Bailey And More

Eoghan Murphy, Minister for Housing, Planning and Local Government

Noel Grealish, Independent TD, Accused Of Racism

Danny Healy Rae, Independent TD for Kerry, Yemi Adenuga, Fine Gael Councillor in Navan, Edel McGinley, Director, Migrant Rights Centre Ireland

Tuesday 12th November

Trim District Court

Paddy O'Gorman met some people attending Court

Pop-Up Repair Cafes

Clarie Downey, Executive with the Community Reuse Network Ireland, Jeffrey Roe, Engineer who volunteers in repair cafes

Childhood Obesity Manifesto

Donal O'Shea, HSE Clinical Lead for Obesity

Newly Proposed Charges By Dublin City Council

Mannix Flynn, Independent Councillor, Patrick Costello, Green Party Councillor

European Parliament Search And Rescue Missions

Sally Hayden, Freelance Journalist Focused on Migration, Human Rights and Humanitarian Crises

Rent Increases

Charlie Weston, Personal Finance Editor Irish Independent

Death Threats And Threats Of Violence Being Made Against Public Representatives

Brian O'Connell report, Catherine Martin, Green Party TD, Maurice Quinlivan, Sinn Fein TD, Anne Rabbitte, Fianna Fail TD

The Return Of Lisa Smith

Sheikh Dr Umar Al Qadri, Chair of the Irish Muslim Peace and Integration Council, Gerard Craughwell, Independent Senator

Monday 11th November

Weekend Sport

Damian Lawlor, Sports Broadcaster, Ciaran Murphy, Co-host of The Second Captains Podcast, Grainne McElwain

Climate Change: Will Ireland Survive 2050

Gerald Fleming, Former Head of Forecasting at Met Eireann

What Parents Can And Should Do To Stop Their Young Children Accessing Pornography

David Coleman, Clinical Child Psychologist

AirBnB Laws

Darragh O'Brien, F.F.'s Housing Spokesperson and Dublin Fingal TD

Australian Bush Fires

Kieran Rigney, Journalist in Sydney

Prosecutions Of Veterans Of The Troubles

Michael Finucane, Solicitor and son of murdered solicitor Pat Finucane, Ben Lowry, DEputy Editor The Belfast Newsletter


Evanne Ní Chuilinn, chats about her TG4 Documentary Uchtú, and the very personal and often painful issue of adoption

Taoiseach Meets The Directors Of QIH

John McCartin, QIH Executive, Rodney Edwards, Deputy Editor at The Impartial Reporter, James Morrisroe, GRA

Friday 8th November

The Gathering

Darragh O'Brien, F.F. TD Dublin Fingal, Peter Burke, F.G. TD Longford-Westmeath, Lise Hand, Journalist and Commentator, Mary Minihan, Assistant News Editor, The Irish Times

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