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    Friday 27th February

    The Gathering

    Eamon Dunphy, Soccer Pundit, Catherine Halloran, Political Correspondent, Irish Daily Star, Aodhan O'Riordain, Labour TD, Minister of State at the Department of Justice and Quality, David Cullinane, S.F. Senator from Waterford

    Rugby Anthems: The National Anthem of England

    Olan McGowan

    Abortion Debate

    Ivana Bacik, Labour Senator, Professor Patricia Casey, Consultant Psychiatrist

    Thursday 26th February

    Putin and Russian Oil Supplies

    Edward Lucas, Author of 'The New Cold: Putin's Russia and the Threat to the West' and a Senior VP at the Centre for European Policy Analysis

    Jimmy Savile

    Efa Schmidt, Slater and Gordon Legal Firm

    Learning Irish

    Joe McHugh, Minister of State for Gaeltacht Affairs, Blathnaid Ni Chofaigh, RTE

    The Low Pay Commission

    Mark Fielding, ISME, John Douglas, Mandate

    Wednesday 25th February

    The Girl On The Train

    Mary O'Rourke, Former F.F. Minister for Education, John Connolly, Author, Michael Clifford, Author and Columnist with Irish Examiner, Justine McCarthy, Columnist, Sunday Times

    Weekly Work Emigration at Cork Airport

    Paddy O'Gorman

    UK Elections

    Michael Crick, Political Correspondent Channel 4 News

    Milk Quotas

    Darragh McCullough, Deputy Farming Editor, Irish Independent, Shane O'Loughlin, Dairy Farmer, Wicklow

    Aer Lingus Bid Rejection

    Pat Byrne, CityJet, Fiach Kelly, Political Correspondent Irish Times, Owen Reidy, SIPTU Divisional Organiser

    Tuesday 24th February

    Alexander McQueen Blood Beneath the Skin

    Andrew Wilson, Author

    Anti-Anxiety Medication

    Professor Paul Gallagher, Royal College of Surgeons

    A Hotel Ran by Robots in Japan

    Adam Maguire, Technology Journalist

    Greece/Reform Proposals

    Paul Mason, Economics Editor Channel 4 News

    Cash For Access Scandal

    George Jones, Political Commentator

    How Communities Work - Tulsk, Co. Roscommon

    Marie Louise O'Donnell

    Pope Francis Two Years On

    Gina Menzies, Theologian and Bio-ethicist, Fr. Michael Collins, Author of 'Francis: Bishop of Rome'

    Health Insurance and Young People

    Charlie Weston, Personal Finance Editor, Irish Independent, Dermot Goode, Health Analyst at

    Monday 23rd February

    How Rubbish is Affecting Our Planet and Us

    Jeremy Irons

    Mental Health: Anxiety

    Jim Lucey, Medical Director, St. Patrick's Hospital

    Shortage of GPs

    Jerry Buttimer, F.G. TD Cork South Central, John Brassil, F.F. Cllr.

    Aer Lingus Takeover Bid/ Unions and Labour Party

    Matt Staunton, Impact, Pat Leahy, Political Editor, Sunday Business Post

    Friday 20th February

    The Gathering

    Senator Aideen Hayden. Ben Conroy, Columnist with The Irish Catholic and Spokesperson from Iona Institute, Mary Minihan, Political Correspondent, The Irish Times, Professor Gary Murphy, School of Law and Government, DCU

    Oscars Preview

    Edel Coffey, Journalist and Broadcaster and Paul Whitington, Film Reviewer with The Irish Independent

    Four years on since the uprising in Libya

    Mary Fitzgerald, Journalist

    Tougher Murder Sentences

    John Whelan, AdVIC, Charity which supports families of victims of homicide.


    Paul Mason, Economics Editor Channel 4 News, David McWilliams, Economist

    Thursday 19th February

    Book: Late Fragments: Everything I want to tell You

    Jean Gross

    Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport

    Minister Paschal Donohoe


    James Nixey, Head of Russia and Eurasia Programme, Chatham House

    Escaped Prisoner Derek Brockwell Recaptured

    John Looney, Crime Correspondent, Sunday Times, Gabriel Keaveney, Assistant General Secretary POA

    Wednesday 18th February

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