RTÉ - Marian Finucane

RTÉ - Marian Finucane

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Ireland’s most popular weekend radio programme, Marian Finucane entertains listeners with in-depth interviews, compassionate highlighting of human interest stories, lively panel discussions and consumer issues. The show also covers breaking news stories
Notre Dame
Apr 21 • 7 min
Hervé Amoric, France 24, discusses the Notre Dame Fire and the rebuild of the cathedral.
Travel
Apr 21 • 16 min
Eoghan Corry joins the Sunday Panel to discuss the bombings in Sri Lanka, the Notre Dame fire and Easter travel.
Sunday Newspaper Panel
Apr 21 • 52 min
Today’s panel included Kieran Mulvey, Chairman of Sport Ireland; Alice Leahy, Director of Services of the Alice Leahy Trust; Nicholas Kearns, Former President of the High Court; Christina Finn, Political Correspondent with the Journal.ie; Grainne Healy,…
Movies
Apr 21 • 21 min
Eoin Sweeney, Producer, and Aifric O’Connell, 2fm presenter, join the Sunday panel to talk about famous teen movies.
Finian McGrath
Apr 20 • 37 min
Finian McGrath, Minister of State for Disability Issues, speaks to Brendan about his political career, disability issues in Ireland, and his recent comments on the new drink driving laws.
Mystery Shopping
Apr 20 • 11 min
Clodagh Hyland, Project Manager at Pan Research, and Angela Bruni, Mystery Shopper, talk about what it is like to be a mystery shopper.
Spring Watch
Apr 20 • 15 min
Eanna Ní Lamhna, Wildlife Expert, tells Brendan what to look out for if you’re explore. You can report sightings of curlews to the National Parks and Wildlife Service. Check out their website here: [email protected]
Easter Food
Apr 20 • 23 min
Catherine Fulvio, Chef, talks about what food to cook at Easter and she gives him some of her favourite Easter recipes.
St Declan’s Way
Apr 20 • 9 min
John G O’Dwyer, Author of Pilgrim Paths, discusses the reopening of St Declan’s Way.
Sunday Newspaper panel
Apr 14 • 100 min
Today’s panel included Alan Cawley, RTE Soccer Analyst; Lucinda Creighton, CEO Vulcan Consulting & former Minister for European Affairs; Pat Rabbitte, Chair of Tusla & former leader of Labour Party; Gerry Stembridge, Writer & Driector;Jennifer Bray,…
John Delaney revelations
Apr 14 • 33 min
Soccer pundit Eamon Dunphy talks about the latest John Delaney revelations.
Best Comedy Series
Apr 14 • 11 min
This week the Radio Times magazine published its poll of the top 20 sitcoms ever. Broadcaster Maia Dunphy reviewed the shows that made the list.
Doctors Crisis
Apr 14 • 15 min
2,830 doctors left the Medical Council register between 2015 and 2017 and around 700 GPs are due to retire in the next 5 years. What does the future for GPs look like? Dr Maitiú Ó Tuathail, GP and President of the NAGP spoke to Brendan about the future…
Dr Douglas Terrier, Chief Technologist with NASA
Apr 13 • 31 min
Dr Douglas Terrier, Chief Technologist with NASA, was in Ireland for the Dublin Tech Summit, speaking about the Moon to Mars programme. Dr Terrier spoke with Brendan O’Connor on the programme.
Mediterranean Mood Food
Apr 13 • 25 min
Dietitian Paula Mee talked about her new book ‘Mediterranean Mood Food: What to Eat to Help Beat Depression and Live a Longer, Healthier Life’ which focuses on the link between food, mood and mental health.
Peter Campion - Derry Girls
Apr 13 • 15 min
Peter Campion, who plays Fr Peter, in the popular series Derry Girls joined Brendan in studio to talk about the popular series and his other roles in Love/Hate, Raw, Can’t Cope Won’t Cope, Brooklyn and Sing Street.
Expected Royal Baby
Apr 13 • 10 min
Sky News Correspondent Enda Brady, talks about Prince Harry and Meghan Markle keeping the arrangements of the birth of their first child private…
Mindfulness in Sport
Apr 13 • 13 min
The Augusta Masters is in full swing at this stage, and Rory McIlroy has spoken about meditation as part of his preparation. Dr Kate Kirby is a sport psychology consultant who spoke about the benefits of meditation.
Simon Open Door Initiative
Apr 7 • 13 min
Dermot Bannon joins Marian in studio to talk about The ‘Simon Open Door initiative’ in partnership with the Royal Institute of the Architects of Ireland.
TV Movies for April
Apr 7 • 9 min
Fiona Flynn, TV Editor for entertainment.ie, joins Marian to take a look at what’s worth your time on the big and small screen this month.
Sunday Newspaper panel
Apr 7 • 78 min
Today’s newspaper panel included Dr.Jennifer Cassidy International Relations Lecturer at Oxford University, Daniel McConnell Political Editor of the Irish Examiner, Stuart Gilhooley Former President of the Law Society & solicitor for the Professional…
Streets To Charts
Apr 6 • 27 min
Some of our biggest musicians earned their stripes playing on our city’s streets and Marian is joined in studio by three of them, Fiachna O’Braonain of Hot House Flowers, cellist Vyvienne Long and Paddy Casey.
Brunch with Neven Maguire
Apr 6 • 16 min
Long, long before the blending of words brought us Brexit or Brangelina…..we had Brunch! The perfect meal…….a bridge between breakfast and lunch. Neven Maguire Joins Marian in studio to give us his best Brunch ideas.
Life Of Brian 40 Years
Apr 6 • 9 min
The Monty Python film The Life of Brian is celebrating its 40th anniversary this month. TV and Radio Producer Eoin Sweeney, lookS back at the fuss it caused, and to reflect on its enduring popularity.
Norman Crowley - Crowley Carbon
Apr 6 • 37 min
Serial entrepreneur Norman Crowley’s first business was SO successful that he could have retired as a millionaire at the age of 28. Instead of putting the feet up, he kept going and is now driven by the desire to combat climate change.
John Hendrick
Mar 31 • 10 min
John Hendrick from Big Bang Comics joined Marian to talk about Batman as the super-hero turns 80.
Newspaper Panel
Mar 31 • 93 min
This weeks panle: Brigid Laffan, Director of the Global Governance Programme of the European University Institute, Dermot Ahern, former Minister for Foreign Affairs, Elaine Loughlin, Political Correspondent The Irish Examiner and Eddie Molloy, Management…
Adrian Weckler
Mar 31 • 43 min
Adrian Weckler, Technology Editor of The Irish Independent and Sunday Independent joined Marian and the panel to talk about The National Broadband Plan.
Dr Maithui O’Tuathail
Mar 30 • 13 min
GP and President of The National Association of GP’S Dr Maithui O’Tuathail talks vitamins and supplements with Marian.
Maeve Higgins
Mar 30 • 31 min
Comedian, actor and podcaster Maeve Higgins joined Marian to discuss living and working in the US and much more
Diarmuid Gavin
Mar 30 • 26 min
Diarmuid Gavin joins Marian this morning to talk about his latest projects and to share some great gardening tips.
Downsizing
Mar 30 • 27 min
Betty Purcell, Paddy Phelan and Mary Deegan speak to Marian about the process of downsizing homes.
Sunday Newspaper panel
Mar 24 • 104 min
Today’s panel included David McWilliams, Economist and Author; Mary Whelan, former Diplomat, John O’Brennan, Jean Monnet Professor of European Integration in Maynooth University; Jeanne Kelly, Partner & Solicitor, LK Shields and Eoghan Corry, Editor of…
FAI & John Delaney
Mar 24 • 27 min
Headlines this morning were dominated by John Delaney and his decision to step aside as the Chief Executive of the FAI. Soccer pundit Eamon Dunphy and Alan Cawley, RTE Soccer Analyst spoke with Marian.
Rooskey Asylum Centre
Mar 24 • 18 min
The Shannon Key West Hotel in Rooskey was to be opened as an accommodation centre for asylum seekers, but it was confirmed this week that “it is not in a position to proceed with plans to open the accommodation centre” . Patsy McGarry, Religious Affairs…
Dublin Port & the Boeing 737 MAX
Mar 24 • 4 min
Eoghan Corry, Editor of Travel Extra, spoke with Marian about two big stories relating to both air and sea travel – Dublin Port and the Boeing 737 MAX.
Moderating Content Online
Mar 23 • 23 min
Rachel Holdsworth has worked as moderator of the internet for 7 years, Rachel spoke about the job of content moderation and the difficulties involved.
Sr Helen Culhane & Sr Orla Treacy
Mar 23 • 44 min
Sister Helen Culhane, founder of Limerick’s Children’s Grief Centre & Sister Orla Treacy, principal of Loreto Rumbeck School in South Sudan spoke about using their skills to help young people..
Forever in Blue Jeans
Mar 23 • 10 min
Stylist Courtney Smith talked about the history of denim jeans from practical work attire to gracing catwalks and the silver screen.
Ireland V Gibraltar
Mar 23 • 13 min
Ireland play Gibraltar later today, Richie Sadlier, former Irish international and RTÉ pundit talked about their first match on the road to qualifying for Euro 2020.
Sunday Newspaper panel
Mar 17 • 101 min
This morning’s panel included Donal Donovan, Former deputy director of the IMF, Niamh Lyons Political Editor, The Times Ireland Edition, Alison Morris, Security Correspondent and columnist with The Irish News, Bobby McDonagh, former Irish Ambassador to…
St.Patrick’s Day Celebrations
Mar 17 • 5 min
Conor Pope journalist with The Irish Times gave a live update from the St. Patrick’s Day parade in Dublin city centre…
The Internet - 30 Years On
Mar 17 • 21 min
This week, the World Wide Web invented by British physicist Tim Berners-Lee as ‘a reflection of humanity – the good, the bad and the ugly’ turns 30. Karlin Lillington, technology journalist from The Irish Times talked about how it has shaped our lives in…
St.Patrick’s Week in the States
Mar 17 • 22 min
Julie Sinnamon, CEO of Enterprise Ireland talked about Irish investment in the United States being at an all time high.
Travel in Ireland
Mar 16 • 17 min
The latest figures from the CSO show that the number of overseas visitors to Ireland grew by over 11% in January this year. Travel Editor Pol O’Conghaile has plenty of suggestions for those who wish to stay at home rather than travel overseas.
Rugby Six Nations
Mar 16 • 9 min
Ahead of the grand finale of the Six Nations, Rugby Analyst Eoghan O’Neachtain gives his verdict on Ireland V Wales in Cardiff.
Archivist and historian Catriona Crowe
Mar 16 • 25 min
Archivist and historian Catriona Crowe joined Marian in studio, Catriona talked about you when she first came to national attention back in 1995, her school days, family and death.
Bloody Sunday
Mar 16 • 43 min
Tony Doherty, son of Patrick Doherty who was killed on Bloody Sunday, spoke with Marian this morning.
Sunday Newspaper panel
Mar 10 • 105 min
Seamus Coffey, Chair of the Irish Fiscal Advisory Council & Lecturer of Economics at UCC, Jennifer Kavanagh, Law Lecturer Waterford Institute of Technology, Eoghan O’Neachtain, Director of Heneghan PR & former Government Press Secretary, Sinead O’Carroll,…
Northern Ireland Stories
Mar 10 • 24 min
Author, journalist and Derry woman Susan McKay spoke about stories from Northern Ireland in recent weeks such as the return of Channel 4’s comedy ‘Derry Girls’ to comments made by Northern Ireland Secretary of State Karen Bradley in relation to security…
Westminster Vote
Mar 10 • 19 min
London Editor of the Irish Times Denis Staunton gives an update on Brexit and the Westminster vote this week.
Rugby: Ireland V France
Mar 10 • 6 min
Ireland takes on France in the next round of the Six Nations at the Aviva Stadium. Rugby Analyst Eoghan O’Neachtain discussed.
Dress codes at work
Mar 9 • 22 min
Martina McAuley, co-director of HR Team and Gavin Fitzgerald, lawyer who works at Leman Solicitors talk about dress codes at work.
A Younger Brain
Mar 9 • 17 min
Dr Sabina Brennan psychologist and author of 100 Days to a Younger Brain shares her top tips on how to maintain and improve brain health.
Fishing & Brexit
Mar 9 • 12 min
Marian was joined in studio by two people who say that a ‘no-deal’ would be disastrous for them…John Lynch and Ciaran Doherty are fishermen, who regularly fish on the border with UK waters.
Roddy Doyle
Mar 9 • 36 min
One of this country’s most successful and versatile writers, Roddy Doyle is back with a new book called Charlie Savage where he explores themes like the ageing process and gender fluidity. Roddy spke with Marian about the book, writing, TV and Irish…
Green Cards for Drivers
Mar 9 • 6 min
Motoring journalist Michael Sheridan talks about those crossing the border between here and the North, who may need to carry a GREEN CARD as proof on insurance if Britain leaves the EU without a deal.
Sunday Newspaper panel
Mar 3 • 100 min
Today’s panel included Ellen O’Malley Dunlop Chairperson of the National Women’s Council of Ireland, Fergus Finlay former CEO of Barnardos, Irene Sands Barrister, Larry Donnelly Law Lecturer NUI Galway, Eoin Fahy Chief Economist, KBI Global Investors.
TV in March
Mar 3 • 12 min
Brian Lloyd from entertainment.ie shares his top picks of what to watch on TV in the coming month.
Scouting Ireland
Mar 3 • 20 min
Marian was joined by two people who are very involved with Scouting Ireland, Sean Fahey is volunteer Leader at his Scout group and Maeve Richardson has been a member of the Scouts since she was six.
Des Bishop
Mar 2 • 13 min
Comedian Des Bishop talks about being back on the road with his new stand-up show Take The Points.
“Sandwich” Generation
Mar 2 • 22 min
Psychologist and author Maureen Gaffney, takes a look at the so-called “sandwich” generation.
Surviving Outdoors
Mar 2 • 18 min
Maureen Keogh, John O’Brien and Suzanne Corcoran tell their walking stories and how their local mountain rescue groups saved them from difficulty. Rob Faughtan from Survivalist Ireland shares advice.
Ralph Fiennes
Mar 2 • 26 min
Ralph joined Marian in studio before he received the Volta Award at the Dublin International Film Festival about his new film “The White Crow” and more.
Decade of Centenaries
Feb 24 • 12 min
Martin Mansergh, former Fianna Fáil TD and Vice-Chair of The Expert Advisory Group on Commemorations, discusses the ‘Decade of Centenaries’ programme.
Sunday Newspaper panel
Feb 24 • 32 min
Today’s newspaper panel included Martin Mansergh, former FF TD & advisor to a number of Taoisigh, Shona Murray, Europe Correspondent with Euro News, Stephen Kinsella, Associate Professor in Economics in UL, Brid O’Connell, CEO of Guaranteed Irish, and…
Abuse in the Cathlic Church
Feb 24 • 17 min
Damian O’Farrell, Councillor and abuse survivor, reacts to the Pope’s comments from the Vatican’s summit on sex abuse in the Catholic Church.
Vatican Sex Abuse Summit
Feb 24 • 17 min
Paddy Agnew, journalist based in Rome who writes for the Sunday Independent, reports from Rome on the Vatican’s sex abuse summit.
Unseasonable Gardening
Feb 23 • 9 min
Gardening expert Hazel Proctor from Trinity College Botanic Gardens chats to Marian about unseasonable gardening.
Treasure Hunters
Feb 23 • 23 min
Marian speaks with Kevin Leonard, Denis O’Sullivan and Maeve Sikora ( National Museum of Ireland ) about uncovering and caring for precious artifacts.
Back Pain
Feb 23 • 15 min
Chartered Physiotherapist Jenny Brannigan chats to Marian about back pain.
Philip Reynolds
Feb 23 • 43 min
Businessman Philip Reynolds speaks to Marian about his life in business, fortunes on the track, His fathers legacy and stepping away from the family business.
Sunday Newspaper panel
Feb 17 • 99 min
Today’s newspaper included Noel Whelan Senior Counsel & columnist, Donal O’Shea HSE Lead for Obesity, Michael O’Flynn Chair of O’Flynn property group; Norah Casey broadcaster and Elaine Loughlin, political correspondent Irish Examiner.
Allegories in Chidren’s Movies
Feb 17 • 16 min
Paul Whitington and Sinead Fox have been looking at Disney’s Frozen movie and other children’s movies containing allegories about social and political issues.
Brexit
Feb 17 • 28 min
There is still no unified approach as to how the UK will leave the EU as evidenced by leaked whatsapp messages. Denis Staunton London Editor Irish Times and Eoghan Corry Travel Extra.ie discussed the latest Brexit revelations.
Local & European Elections
Feb 16 • 17 min
Local and European elections are due to be held on Friday, May 24th. Three non Irish who are running in the local elections - Okezie Emuaga, Yulia Ghumman and Abul Kalam Azad Talukder, all joined Brendan O’Connor in studio.
Tana French - ‘The Wych Elm’
Feb 16 • 17 min
One of the most successful Irish writers of recent years Tana French talks about her new book ‘The Wych Elm’.
Health Minister Simon Harris
Feb 16 • 41 min
Health Minister Simon Harris spoke with Brendan O’Connor about The National Children’s Hospital, protesters outside his home, the nurses strike and fatherhood.
Andrew Morton on Meghan Markle
Feb 16 • 16 min
Andrew Morton is the author of the book ‘Meghan: A Hollywood Princess’ and he also wrote a best-selling biography of Princess Diana. Brendan O’Connor spoke with him about his book and the media treatment of Megan Markle .
Sunday Newspaper panel
Feb 10 • 101 min
Today’s newspaper included Alan Barrett, Director of the ESRI; Maureen Gaffney, Psychologist & Author; John O’Brennan, Jean Monnet Professor of European Integration, Maynooth; Patricia Hughes, Midwifery & Nursing Consultant and Kevin Doyle, Group…
Sky News at 30
Feb 10 • 10 min
Sky News is marking its 30th birthday this year. Dr. Roddy Flynn, Associate Professor from the School of Communications in DCU discussed how Sky News has changed how we consume news.
Ireland & UK Relations
Feb 10 • 31 min
Bobby McDonagh, former Irish ambassador to the EU, UK and Italy, discussed how we shall maintain good relations with the UK now and post Brexit
Equine Flu
Feb 10 • 5 min
All race meets in the UK were stopped last week due to an outbreak of equine flu. Brendan McArdle from the Irish Field spoke about the implications this outbreak might have for Irish trainers.
Nurses & Midwives Protest
Feb 9 • 9 min
Bernie Stenson is an Emergency Department nurse and Denise Hartigan is a Nurse Manager for a Dublin Hospital, they both joined Marian in studio to discuss the nurses protest.
Former Director General of the HSE, Tony O’Brien
Feb 9 • 49 min
Former Director General of the HSE, Tony O’Brien spoke with Marian about the health service, nurses strike and his own treatment before the PAC.
Ireland V Scotland
Feb 9 • 8 min
Rugby Analyst Eoghan O’Neachtain looks ahead to today’s match between Ireland and Scotland in Edinburgh.
Farming & Theft
Feb 9 • 7 min
James O’Neill, is the Development Manager of Property Marking Ireland, has an interesting solution and he spoke about how he thinks it will help farmers recover their stolen property and act as a deterrent to would be thieves.
Art V Artist
Feb 9 • 13 min
Controversies in Hollywood over the past twelve months have brought about huge debate on whether you can separate the art from the artist? Can you go to enjoy a movie, read a book, or listen to music, if the artist has fallen from grace? Eithne Shortall…
European Investment Bank & Brexit
Feb 3 • 33 min
Andrew McDowell vice-president of the EIB (European Investment Bank) and a former economic advisor to Taoiseach Enda Kenny spoke on the programme about helping Ireland prepare for Brexit.
The Beatles
Feb 3 • 11 min
Broadcaster Simon Maher took a look at The Beatles’ legacy ahead of a new documentary about their album Let it Be in the making this year.
Sunday Newspaper panel
Feb 3 • 101 min
Today’s panel: Bertie Ahern, former Taoiseach, Dr Emily O’Conor, President of the Irish Association for Emergency Medicine, Harry McGee, Political Correspondent at The Irish Times, Ursula Tipp, Partner at Tipp McKnight Solicitors, Paul Sommerville, Market…
Exercise and the Brain
Feb 2 • 11 min
Dr Niall Moyna, from the School of Health and Human Performance in DCU, spoke about the benefits of exercise in helping slow down certain age-related changes in the brain.
Six Nations
Feb 2 • 12 min
The 6 Nations is underway with Ireland’s first match this afternoon in Dublin’s Aviva Stadium. Eoghan Ó Neachtain, TG4 Rugby Analyst, shared predictions ahead of the game …
Callan’s Kicks
Feb 2 • 17 min
Callan’s Kicks returns to our airwaves for its 13th series next Friday 8th February, Oliver Callan joined the programme..
National Children’s Hospital
Feb 2 • 9 min
News broke this morning on the new National Children’s Hospital, Health Correspondent with the Irish Examiner Catherine Shanahan spoke on the resignation of Tom Costello, Chair of the National Paediatric Hospital Development Board.
Data Protection Commissioner Helen Dixon
Feb 2 • 39 min
Helen Dixon, Ireland’s Data Protection Commissioner spoke about being tasked with protecting your personal data as you go about your daily routines and also regulating organisations that handle your data.
U2 Visitor Centre
Jan 27 • 4 min
Dublin City Council has approved plans for a U2 visitor centre. Stuart Clark, Deputy Editor of Hot Press was in studio to talk about music tourism in Ireland.
Sunday Newspaper panel
Jan 27 • 100 min
Today’s newspaper panel included Karen Eccles, Theatre Staff Nurse and Member of the INMO Executive, Grainia Long, Commissioner for Resilience Belfast City Council, Colm McCarthy, Economist, Aisling Meehan, Farmer, Solicitor & Tax Consultant and Hugh…
Davos
Jan 27 • 21 min
Stephen Carroll, Business Editor of France 24 attended this year’s World Economic Forum, he gave an update on Davos.
Business on the Border
Jan 27 • 20 min
How do businesses operating on the border feel about Brexit? Ronnie Malone of Templetown Transpport, Eamon Fitzpatrick of Fitzpatrick’s Fuel & Hardware and Edel McBride Donegal Knitwear Designer talk about the issue.
Parenting Children in their 20s and 30s
Jan 26 • 24 min
Psychologist and author Maureen Gaffney talks about how to manage the relationship between a parent and a child who is aged between twenty and forty.
Dancing with the Stars
Jan 26 • 13 min
Former Dancing with the Stars contestants Maia Dunphy and Des Cahill talk of how the show changed their lives and who they tip to win this year!
Retail in Ireland
Jan 26 • 19 min
Retail expert Eddie Shanahan and business owner Karen Whyte discuss the issues facing retail in Ireland.
The Favourite
Jan 26 • 28 min
Dubliner Robbie Ryan spoke to Marian about receiving an Oscar nomination for cinematography for the film The Favourite.
Newspaper Panel
Jan 20 • 27 min
Marian is joined by Geraldine Kennedy, Prof Gary Murphy, John Lonergan, Sinead Ryan and Verona Murphy to look over the morning papers.
Children’s Hospital Overrun
Jan 20 • 23 min
Health Correspondent with The Irish Examiner Catherine Shanahan joined Marian and the panel to discuss the new Children’s Hospital overrun
Alastair Campbell
Jan 20 • 12 min
Former press adviser to Tony Blair Alastair Cambell speaks to Marian about the latest developments on Brexit
Brexit Effects On Irish Business
Jan 20 • 15 min
Mark Kennedy, Managing Partner of Mazars, speaks to Marian about some of the practical issues of Brexit for Irish business
Brian Crowley MEP
Jan 19 • 37 min
Marian talks with Brian Crowley MEP in the week he announced he is stepping down from the European Parliament
Wellness Tourism
Jan 19 • 7 min
Madeline Boughton looks at the rising popularity of wellness tourism
Behind The Scenes Of The Movie Business
Jan 19 • 21 min
Marion speaks with Foley Artist Caoimhe Doyle, Stunt Co- Coordinator Eimear O’Grady and Key Grip Phillip Murphy to find out more about the movie business
Dietitian Paula Mee
Jan 19 • 17 min
Dietitian Paula Mee discusses The Lancet Medical Journal report into eating less meat
Sunday Newspaper Panel
Jan 13 • 97 min
Today’s panel: Mary Whelan, former diplomat, Fergal Hickey, Consultant in emergency medicine in Sligo University Hospital, Fiach Kelly, Deputy Political Editor, Irish Times, Ray Bassett, former Irish diplomat and Grainne Healy, Public Affairs Consultant
Plagiarism in Music
Jan 13 • 8 min
Music presenter Dave Fanning discusses cases of alleged plagiarism in music.
US Update on the Shutdown
Jan 13 • 14 min
Marion McKeone, US Correspondent with The Sunday Business Post gives an update on politics in the United States.
Brexit
Jan 13 • 24 min
Enda Brady, Sky News Correspondent and Mark Reckless, Assembly Member for Wales, and pro Brexit campaigner discussed Brexit ahead of Tuesday’s Brexit vote.
Music and the Mind
Jan 12 • 10 min
‘Music and the mind’ is a series of concerts that Lyric FM are running over the month of January, which features live performances by the RTÉ Concert Orchestra. One of the participants, Dr Hilary Moss, Senior Lecturer in Music Therapy at the University of…
Turmoil in the Abbey
Jan 12 • 23 min
This week over 300 actors and other theatre professionals sent an open letter of complaint to the Arts Minister regarding the Abbey Theatre. Two signatories to that letter, Jane Brennan and Lorcan Cranitch spoke with Marian.
Living off the Grid
Jan 12 • 29 min
Steve Golemboski Byrne of Lackan Cottage Farm in the Mourne Mountains, Dr Sarah Miller, CEO of the Rediscovery Centre in Ballymun and Quentin Gargan whose business is renewable energy all spoke with Marian about living off the grid in Ireland.
Fern Britton
Jan 12 • 22 min
Best-selling author and daytime TV presenter Fern Britton talks of her new departure to the stage in ‘Calendar Girls’, the musical written by Gary Barlow.