Friday, May 4, 2012

Morning Show with Declan Meehan, Friday 4th May 2012

Friday 4th May 2012
The Morning Show with Declan Meehan



10 - 11am

• Tom Fortune Chairman of Wicklow Tourism spoke to Declan about events happening around the county for the May Bank Holiday weekend. Alan Blair from Wales told Declan about the Celtic Challenge – the world’s longest rowing race, starting from Arklow this weekend. Rural broadband and television services had our listeners getting in touch and Declan talked to Miles Smith from Avoca about this. David Moore from Astronomy Ireland spoke about this weekends “Big Moon” and Brian Whitehead of the Irish Humanists explained a new proposal which will allow Humanist wedding ceremonies to be recognised as legal marriage. Dan Kennedy of Coolgreany/Johnstown filled Declan in on the 40 anniversary parish celebrations over the weekend.



11- 12pm

• Today’s Friday Guest was Gardener John Stephenson who talked about everything from tidy lawns to meeting Jimi Hendrix and The Rolling Stones. Barry Orr from Betfair was in as usual for a chat about all the sporting events for the Bank Holiday weekend. Frank Corr of Bray Lions Club filled us in on The Better Bray Challenge launched in Kilruddery House yesterday.

Tune in to East Coast FM’s Morning Show with Declan Meehan every weekday just after 10am

Lo-Call us on 1890 303 103 or email us at morningshow@radiocentre.ie

Listen to the Best of the Morning Show every Saturday from 9am

Claire Darmody,
Producer,
Morning Show



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Thursday, May 3, 2012

The Morning Show with Declan Meehan

Thursday 3rd May The Morning Show with Declan Meehan 10- 11am •We spoke to John Fitzgerald from Wicklow Cardiac Responders, FG Deputy Billy Timmins and listeners about the future of the organisation following a changes to the call-out procedure made by the Pre Hospital Emergency Care Council and Vita Cortex worker Jim Power talked about an end being finally in sight for he and his colleagues. We also spoke to teacher and Co-ordinator of the TY Chinese Programme from Loreto, Bray Emer Carey about the plan to include Chinese in transition year. 11- 12pm •We were joined by Science Blogger, Sean Duke who discussed why some teens cant help acting on impulse and new developments in stroke treatments and Vet Pete Wedderburn dropped in to talk about dogs barking.
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Wednesday, May 2, 2012

The Morning Show with Declan Meehan

Wednesday 2nd May The Morning Show with Declan Meehan 10- 11am •We spoke to Athlone Chamber of Commerce President John McGrath about a plan to showcasing Chinese goods to the world after An Bord Pleanala granted planning permission for the first phase of the massive “Europe China Trading Hub” and Data Protection Commissioner Billy Hawkes told us why so many employers are using CCTV to spy on their staff. 11- 12pm •We were joined by Aslan who performed live and talked about their career, new album and upcoming dates and Insomnia Founder and Dragon Bobby Kerr joined us to talk us about his business and the Greystones Gourmet Festival on this Sunday 6th May.
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Tuesday, May 1, 2012

The Morning Show with Declan Meehan

Tuesday 1st May The Morning Show with Declan Meehan 10- 11am •We spoke to AA about major traffic disruption around the Phoenix Park following the discovery of a suspicious device overnight and we discussed last nights match with sports broadcaster and Man City supporter Declan King. We also returned to the issues facing Colaiste Raithin with the Principal, listeners and SF Councillor John Brady. 11- 12pm •We spoke to Barbara Clinton, Committee Member from Advocates for Victims of Homicide Ireland about the potential early release of up to 1200 prisoners in the coming three years due to overcrowding and we discussed the problems facing Irish exporters with John Whelan, CEO Irish Exporters Association. We also talked about calorie counted restaurant menus with Irish Times Pricewatcher, Conor Pope.
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Tune in to East Coast FM’s Morning Show with Declan Meehan every weekday just after 10am Lo-Call us on 1890 303 103 or email us at morningshow@radiocentre.ie Listen to the Best of the Morning Show every Saturday from 9am Claire Darmody, Producer, Morning Show

Monday, April 30, 2012

The Morning Show with Declan Meehan

Monday 30th April The Morning Show with Declan Meehan 10- 11am •We spoke to Irish Primary Principals Network President, Gerry Murphy about their report that claims many parents still want religious education in schools and we discussed the future of Colaiste Raithin with parent Paul Moore and FG Councillor Mick Glynn. 11- 12pm •We were joined in studio by Parenting Coach Marian Byrne for tips on avoiding exam stress and Former Rugby International Shane Byrne gave us his reaction on yesterdays rugby match.
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Tune in to East Coast FM’s Morning Show with Declan Meehan every weekday just after 10am Lo-Call us on 1890 303 103 or email us at morningshow@radiocentre.ie Listen to the Best of the Morning Show every Saturday from 9am Claire Darmody, Producer, Morning Show