Wednesday, September 9, 2015

Wednesday 9th September The Morning Show with Declan Meehan

Wednesday 9th September The Morning Show with Declan Meehan 10- 11am We spoke to Seamus Boland; CEO Irish Rural Link about the rise in burglaries and repeat offenders possibly getting harsher sentences and the lack of Gardai in rural communities and we spoke to Derek O’Rourke security advisor for Goal in Turkey and Syria about what’s happening in Syria and Turkey, why people are leaving Turkey and also his experience of speaking with our staff who know people who have dared these perilous journeys to Europe. Elaine Flanagan Nursing Director Leopardstown Park Hospital joined us in studio to talk to us about the Hospital, what they do and an upcoming fundraising Fete they are holding and Producer Claire Darmody joined us to talk about the Tinahely walking challenge taking place this Saturday 12th September from 9am in aid of Pieta House. 11- 12pm Laura Haugh dropped in from to talk about childhood obesity and how we can tackle it and Food Writer Dee Laffin popped in to talk about foraging and slow food, she was joined by Keen Forager Anne Kennedy. Ian Lumely, Heritage Officer with An Taisce gave us the latest on the Beit paintings and Wicklow Singer/Songwriter Christian Collins also joined us in studio to perform.

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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 Listen to the Best of the Morning Show every Saturday from 8am Claire Darmody, Producer, Morning Show