Wednesday, October 14, 2015

Wednesday 14th October The Morning Show with Declan Meehan

Wednesday 14th October The Morning Show with Declan Meehan 10- 11pm We spoke to Social Democrat Deputy Stephen Donnelly and Junior Minister for Finance Simon Harris about yesterdays budget and we were joined in studio by Money Watchdog John Diskin who told us who the big winners are and if there is any extra cash in people pockets. Dr Ciara Kelly also gave her reaction to the unleaked announcement of free gp care for under 12s and we heard some views on mental health from school kids on Arklow 11- 12pm Justin Moran, Age Action Ireland gave us his reaction to the budget and what they have done for our ever increasing Grey army and we spoke to Renua deputy leader Billy Timmons and Sinn Fein Councillor John Brady about their perspectives on the budget. Kitty Holland, social affairs correspondent Irish times spoke to us on the standoff between the residents of the area where temporary accommodation is being built and survivors of the Carrickmines fire, yesterdays protest and a counter protest planned for this evening. Fionnula Aston-Ardee dropped in from Kilruddery House and Gardens to chat about their upcoming events and we spoke to Tom Curran about the change to carers allowance. We also met showband, trad and folk legend and Greystones resident Johnny McEvoy ahead of his upcoming mermaid gig

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