Tuesday, February 17, 2015

Monday 16th February The Morning Show with Declan Meehan

Monday 16th February The Morning Show with Declan Meehan 10- 11am Deirdre Burke, Family Law Solicitor in Arklow talked to us about the surrogacy, ‘designer babies and other assisted reproduction issues ahead of the debate on these in the Dáil today and Award winning Wicklow author Paul Howard chatted to us about Ross O’Carroll Kelly and a two week run of Breaking Dad returning to the Gaiety . We also spoke to Conor O’Leary from Purple House Cancer Support and Donal Byrne from the Martello, where they were selling pancakes and coffee for only €5 to raise money for their services and David Fay, Training Manager Irish School of Motoring spoke to us about how men are best at tests – but riskier on roads and that women have a far better attitude when it comes to driving. 11- 12pm We heard why women eat bigger portions then men and just how unaware we are of our portion sizes from Dr Marian Faughnan, Safefood and we got advice on making the perfect pancake and ideas to make yours unique from Donnellies Chef Siobhan Donnelly. Ann Reburn from Wicklow Drama group joined us in to pay tribute to Anthony Doyle who sadly passed away a couple of days ago, Anthony worked with Rathnew GAA, Wicklow and Rathnew drama groups and the Rathnew Procession committee and was in East Coast with several productions over the years and PJ Cunningham joined us in studio to talk about an upcoming Bray Emmetts fundraiser; Strictly Bray Emmets dancing competition which will take place in the Killiney Castle Hotel on February 21st. We also spoke to a Wicklow childcare worker Rita Byrne ahead of a rally outside the Dáil on behalf of the childcare association today and we heard about a mini comedy festival taking place in the Harbour Bar and Martello this week from Comedian and MC Adam Burke for more info see www.theharbourbar.ie
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