Thursday, May 2, 2013

The Morning Show with Declan Meehan on Thursday the 2nd May, 2013

On the show today Declan spoke to Dermot Goode of website about increases in health insurance premiums and new hospital charges being levied in casualty for minor injuries. Jim Callery from the environmental office of Wicklow County Council talked to Declan about their policy on charity clothing collections in County Wicklow. Fine Gael TD Simon Harris gave Declan a run-down on last night’s Fine Gael parliamentary party meeting on the abortion issue. Science blogger and journalist Sean Duke explained the science behind the practice of mindfulness and also talked about a new health check based on breath-testing. Chef and restauranteur Siobhan Donnelly talked to Declan about safety tips and some great recipes for the first barbeques of the summer season. East Coast FM’s Holiday Doc, Joe Supple chatted to Declan about the new Marker Hotel in Dublin, and also about visiting Belfast and the Titanic Museum. Gary Dempsey of Bray Wanderers brought us up to date on the charity fun run for the hospice. In studio with Declan was Andrew Mann of the Voice of Ireland to perform and chat about his career.

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