Wednesday, October 19, 2011

The Morning Show with Declan Meehan, Wednesday 19th October

Wednesday 19th October
The Morning Show with Declan Meehan

10- 11am

•We discussed the possibility of calories appearing on restaurant menus with Dietician Sarah Keogh, we got comment on the changes to consumer law from consumer journalist Tina Leonard and heard about the planned redundancies for Wicklow company Schering Plow from Councillor Jimmy O’ Shaughnessy.

11- 12am

•Reporter Fergal O’ Brien gave us the news of 950 redundancies from Aviva Insurance, Wexford Journalist and author Tom Mooney dropped in to talk about his book “All the Bishops Men” and we heard from Wicklow Chess players Stephan Stokes and Seamus Duffy, who discussed new schools programme “Chess for All”, the popularity of the game, why it should be recognised as a sport and how it can help elderly people and teenagers.

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