Wednesday, May 19, 2010

The Morning Show, Wednesday 19th May

Wednesday 19 May
The Morning Show with Declan Meehan

Yesterday’s announcement of job losses in Pfizer was just one of the topics covered on today’s Morning Show with Declan Meehan. We heard reaction to this from Dunlaoighre-Rathdown FG TD Sean Barrett. We also discussed this and the future of similar companies with Matt Moran, Director of Phamachemical Ireland and the possible impact on Wicklow with local Councillors Pat Fitzgerlad and Jimmy O’ Shaughnessy.

On this morning’s show we heard reaction to a recent report on hospital injuries from Stephen Mc Mann from the Irish Patients Association, we discussed Minister Eamonn Ryan’s proposal for “free to air” rugby with Former Rugby International Mick Quinn and Green Party Councillor Ciaran O’ Brien and we heard advice on taking care of your garden during the expected heat wave from Gardner John Stephenson. John will be giving a talk in Garden World at the National Garden Exhibition Centre, Kilquade as part of their open day which is taking place this Saturday 22nd May from

The Morning Show also featured an interview about changing consumer habits. Dermot Jewell, CEO, Consumer Association of Ireland spoke to Declan about the increase in consumers shopping around and getting more value for their money. We also heard about value deals from Rory Butler who has set up new recession friendly website

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