Thursday, November 24, 2011

The Morning Show, Thursday 24th November

Thursday 24th November
The Morning Show with Declan Meehan

10- 11am

•We heard about Wicklow County Council having to deal with the material in Whitestown illegal dump in West Wicklow and the costs involved and we got details of what people are entitled to in relation to medical cards, rent allowance, carers allowance and other entitlements from Ann Conan, Information Officer, Citizens Information Centre. We also heard how Zorro was actually an Irish Lad from NUI Senior Lecturer Dr Thomas O’ Connor who was behind the research and reaction from the Cultutal Attahcé of the Mexican Embassy, Carlos Issuzza.

11- 12am

•Obesity Expert Professor Donal O’ Shea talked to us about how ecstasy may be used in the fight against obesity and the proposed sugar tax. We were joined by Food and Wine Editor, Ross Golden Bannon who reviewed this year’s best cookbooks and kitchen gadgets and also gave his view on slow cooking. We also spoke to Marie Kindlon from Wicklow Hospice Foundation about the opening of their office in Arklow and National Thank You day.


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