Friday, February 20, 2015

Friday 20th February The Morning Show with Declan Meehan

Friday 20th February The Morning Show with Declan Meehan 10- 11am We were joined in studio by Mick Kelly, Wicklow News.net and Mary Fogarty Bray People to review the papers and we heard reaction to last nights East Enders special that was deemed important enough to put a live interview with the Taoiseach off from East Coast fm super fan Rob G and Soap Queen Anne Kennedy. Independent Deputy Stephen Donnelly gave us his view on Greece and Wicklow Right to Water Campaigner Fiona Nichols gave us her reaction to yesterday evening’s protests in response to related arrests 11- 12pm We were joined in studio by Wicklow based Roisin Fitzpatrick who talked about her book, how a near death experience changed her life and how she is now a critically acclaimed artist and we were joined in studio by Sabine Rosler from Wells House & Gardens, a Great Victorian House and Gardens in the heart of Wexford, she talked about the destination as a spot for a day trip or adventure with the kids and also an exciting opportunity they are offering, to be part of the team and open a children’s indoor business on the grounds of the estate. Holiday doctor Joe Supple joined us in studio to give advice on holiday and hotel deals and Irish Times Wine expert John Wilson joins us in studio to share some weekend wine.
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Thursday, February 19, 2015

Thursday 19th February The Morning Show with Declan Meehan

Thursday 19th February The Morning Show with Declan Meehan 10- 11am We spoke to Roseanne Brennan about Jakes legacy campaign, their recent vigil outside the Dáil and if they will need to continue their fight and following the final release of a business plan by Irish Water, we spoke to Councillor Pat Casey about what Wicklow needs in term of water. Berna Fidan joined us to reminds us of her sister Esra who has been missing from Bray for the last four years and Eric Dempsey the Bird man joined us in studio to talk about why we shouldn’t put out scraps for birds. 11- 12pm Mary O’Carolan, Bray Area Partnership joined us to tell us about free basic computer / internet classes to help people learn how to simply use a computer, mouse and keyboard, internet, emails, skype , for more information call 012868266 and Science Man Sean Duke talked to us about the science of successful online dating, why you can’t catch a cold by kissing and if there any such thing as the infidelity gene. We were also joined by Vet Pete Wedderburn who discussed grooming pets and how regularly that should be done
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Wednesday, February 18, 2015

Wednesday 18th February The Morning Show with Declan Meehan

Wednesday 18th February The Morning Show with Declan Meehan 10- 11am Money doctor John Lowe talked to us about the credit union now branching into debit cards and we discussed selfie sticks and why so many establishments are planning a ban with techie consultant Damien Mulley, he also discussed if Apple are really working on a car and will the new home based super battery scare energy companies. Juno McEnroe, Political Editor Irish Examiner spoke to us about the household charge and how tax refunds are being withheld and wages docked where possible for non-payment and Producer Claire Darmody talked to us about the top 12 ‘Muscle’ brands as names by Analysts at Brand Finance. 11- 12pm Crime reporter Paul Williams talked to us about the escaped inmate that disappeared from Tallaght Hospital yesterday after injuring a number of prison officers and Mum in Residence at Mummy Pages.ie Laura Haugh joined us to give parenting tips and give her reaction to the end of Barbie, discusses different parenting styles and why napping over the age of 2 could be keeping your child awake at night. Garda Declan Lynch also dropped in with all the latest crime incidents and is joined later by memory man Jimmy Magee ahead of a fundraising night in Greystones for their football club and Best-selling Author Deirdre Purcell joins us in studio to talk about her book about Aengus Finucane, one of the key figures in Concern worldwide
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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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Monday, February 16, 2015

Monday 16th February The Morning Show with Declan Meehan

Monday 16th February The Morning Show with Declan Meehan 10- 11am Cricket fan and Broadcaster Mark Robinson joined us to discuss the big cricket win and Irish Times Price watch editor Conor Pope decoded the buzzwords surrounding food that have started slipping into menus and shopping lists words like; rustic, quinoa and pulled pork. We were also joined in studio by Psychotherapist Richard Bury who talked about Men’s issues and Lina Power tells us what it is like living here as a Lithuanian and talks about Lithuanian Independence day. 11- 12pm We were joined in studio by two Wicklow special needs parents, Lorraine Dempsey, Chairperson of special needs parents association and Lisa Domican, designer of the Grace App to talk about booking holidays when you have a special needs child and we were joined in studio by Martin Mehner of House of Tea to talk about the return of tea shops and explains white, green, oolong and pu’erh tea. We were also joined in studio by Live Music from Red Empire.
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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 8am Claire Darmody, Producer, Morning Show