Thursday, July 1, 2010

The Morning Show with Declan Meehan, Thursday 1st July

Thursday 1st July
The Morning Show with Declan Meehan

The latest unemployment figures were just one of the issues covered on today’s Morning Show with Declan Meehan. We heard comment on this from Avine mc Nally Acting Director, Small Firms Association and Patricia Shortt, Manager, Wicklow Trade Union Centre for the Unemployed. We also got views from Local Councillors David Grant and Ronan Mc Manus.

On this morning’s show we returned to the issue of dealing with a sex offender living in your area with concerned listeners and Councillor Pat Doran, we spoke to Molly Walsh, Campaign Manager of Friends of the Earth about yesterdays EPA Climate Change Conference and political correspondent, Padraig Gallgher speculated ahead of the announcement of Fine Gael’s all-new Front Bench.

Today’s Morning Show also featured a discussion about the welfare of horses and the on-going issue of abandonment of the animals following an Oireachteas Meeting yesterday. Declan spoke to FG TD and spokesperson on Agriculture Andrew Doyle and Sharon Newsome, Irish Horse Welfare Trust. To help with the trust log on

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