Monday 22nd May

Weekend Sport

Orla Bannon, Sports Writer, Damian Lawlor, Presenter RTE GAA Podcast, Ciaran Murphy, Second Captains

Author Ann Patchett

Ann Patchett

UK Election

Kevin Maguire, Associate Editor Daily Mirror, Andrew Pierce, Daily Mail Consultant

Talking to Kids about Cancer

Elayne Devlin report and Yvonne O'Meara, Senior Social Worker, Our Lady's Hospice in Dublin


Dr. Leslie Vinjamuri, Associate Fellow with US and The Americas Programme, Chatham House, Lyse Doucet, BBC Chief International Correspondent

Fine Gael Leadership

Fionnan Sheahan, Editor Irish Independent, Noel Whelan, Barrister and Commentator, David Stanton, F.G. TD, Josepha Madigan, F.G. TD

Friday 19th May

The Gathering

Professor Gary Murphy, Dep. Law and Gov DCU, Niamh Lyons, Political Editor Times-Ireland Edition, Fergus O'Dowd, F.G. TD Louth, Darragh O'Brien, F.f. TD Dublin Fingal

Summer TV

John Boland, Journalist and Critic, Taragh Loughrey Grant, Multimedia Journalist

Trump Travels Abroad

Marion McKeon, US based journalist with SBP

The Process

Tom Curran, Fine Gael General Secretary

Fine Gael Leadership

Charlie Flanagan, Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade, Deirdre Clune, MEP Ireland South

Thursday 18th May

Simon Coveney announces his Intentions

James Reilly, Deputy Leader Fine Gael, Mary Regan, Columnist with the Sunday Business Post

The Life Well Lived

Jim Lucey, Author

Trump Special Counsel Appointed

David Fahrenthold, Washington Post Reporter

Enda Kenny Steps Down

Micheal Martin, F.F. Leader, Damien English, Minister of State, Brian Hayes, F.G. MEP, Finian, McGrath, Ind TD Dublin Bay North, Maria Bailey, F.G., John O'Mahony, F.G., Ciaran Cannon, F.G., Kate O'Connell, F.G., Pat Deering, F.G., Alan Farrell, F.G., Alison O Connor, Examiner, John Downing, Indo, Michael O'Regan, I.T.

Wednesday 17th May

Victims of Crime

Maria McDonald, Barrister and Founding Member Victims Rights Alliance, Sue O'Sullivan, Federal Ombudsman for Victims of Crime in Canada


Dr. Samir Hinduja, Professor of Criminology and Criminal Justice at Florida Atlantic University and Co-director of the Cyberbullying Research Centre


Helen Hanrahan, Blogger and Event Organiser, Professor Brian Kirby, Consultant Dermatologist

Spiralling Insurance Costs

Michael McGrath, Fianna Fail Spokesperson on Finance, Eoghan Murphy, Minister of State in the Department of Finance and Chair of the Cost of Insurance Working Group

Blanchardstown Apartment Complex Fire

Brian O'Connell report

Preparing for The Pay Talks

Paschal Donohoe, Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform

U.S. Politics: Fired FBI Director James Comey says he was asked to drop an inquiry into Russia Links

Seth Barrett Tillman, Law Lecturer at NUI Maynooth, Larry Donnelly, Lecturer in Law at NUI Galway

Tuesday 16th May

Beatification of Fr. John Sullivan

Fr. Barney McGuckian SJ

Monaghan District Court

Paddy O'Gorman


Carl O'Brien, Irish Time Social Affairs Correspondent

Sale of LE Aisling

Dominic Daly, Auctioneer, Lisa Chambers, F.F. Spokesperson on Defence, Pearce Flannery, Fine Gael Councillor


Evelyn O'Rourke

Psychological Abuse Research

Catherine Naughton, School of Law, University of Limerick

US Politics

Graham Finlay, School of Politics, UCD

Ian Brady Moors Murderer

Brendan Pittaway, Journalist

Monday 15th May

Weekend Sport

Damian Lawlor, Presenter RTE GAA Podcast, Orla Bannon, Broadcaster and Sports Journalist

Film Courses

Evelyn O'Rourke

David Coleman

David Coleman

Political Round Up

Fiach Kelly, Political Correspondent Irish Times

French President Macron

Stephen Carroll, Correspondent with France 24

Welfare Fraud

Gavin Mendel-Gleason, Workers Party Representative Dublin Northwest, Paddy Smyth, Dublin City Fine Gael Councillor, Bernadette Gorman, Former Inspector Department Social Protection

Cyber Security

Dr. Anne Hogan, President IMO, Paul C Dwyer, CEO Cyber Risk International, James Canty, Magnet Networks

Friday 12th May

The Gathering

Brian Hayes, Fine Gael MEP Dublin, Cormac Lucey, Financial Analyst and Columnist Sunday Times, Sinead O'Carroll, News Editor TheJournal.ie Brid Smith, Solidarity PBP TD Dublin South Central

Bray District Court

Paddy O'Gorman

US Politics - Trump

Marion McKeon, US based Journalist Sunday Business Post

Brexit Barnier EPP Meeting

Dara Murphy, Minister of State for European Affairs, Diane Dodds, DUP MEP

Dublin in the Rare New Times

Owen Keegan, Dublin City Council CEO

Garda Commissioner

Colm Brophy, F.G. TD Dublin South West, Mary Lou McDonald, Sinn Fein

Thursday 11th May

Bob Dylan and Triggs

Paul Howard, Author


Richard Boyd Barrett, Solidarity People Before Profit TD

Liam Doran, Gen Sec INMO

Liam Doran

Travel: Portland, Oregon

Fionn Davenport

Dublin City Works

Evelyn O'Rourke

Facial Reconstruction

Professor Peter Butler

Garda Commissioner

Brendan Howlin, Leader of the Labour Party

Wednesday 10th May

SEPSIS - what is it and how do you identify the symptons

Dr. Vida Hamilton, Consultant in Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, University Hospital Waterford and the National Clinical Lead of the HSE Sepsis Programme


Patrick Coen, father of Nicholas, who died suddenly after Sepsis attack

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