Thursday, February 18, 2010

The Morning Show with Declan Meehan, Thursday 18th February

Thursday 18th February
The Morning Show with Declan Meehan

Yesterday’s vote of confidence in Minister for Defence Willie O’ Dea and reaction that followed by Green Party Chairman Dan Boyle was just one of the topics discussed on today’s Morning Show with Declan Meehan when we heard feisty comment from Deputy Liz Mc Manus, Green Party Councillor Ciaran O’ Brien and Minister Dick Roche.

Declan also discussed the traffic jams on the N11 and the responsibility of the NRA to fix the problem and heard the latest on the quest to secure funding to fix Wicklow’s roads.

On today’s Morning Show we heard listeners opinion on Tainaste Mary Coughlan’s handling of recent Ryanair situation and we caught up with Haven spokeperson, Deirdre Grant live from Haiti to hear and latest details the current needs of the Haitians. To donate to the Haven Haiti Relief fund on-line, see

The Morning Show also featured local Bodhran player Alan Nolan who joined Declan in studio to perform live. Alan gives Bodhran classes in Glendalough and can be contacted on 086 354 32 06 or via and

We heard details on the Morning Show of a local initiative which are offering free supply and fitting free of charge security chains and peep holes to the eldery in Arklow Town. This is being done in conjuction with the help of the Arklow Gardai. For more information please contact John White, Chairman of John Joe’s Social Club 0872944461

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