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The Ray D'Arcy Show

English, Personal/Lifestyle/Family, 1 season, 886 episodes, 4 days, 15 hours, 28 minutes
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Highlights from the daily radio show with Ray D'Arcy. Featuring listeners' stories and interviews with authors, musicians, comedians and celebrities. Listen live Monday to Friday at 3.30pm on RTÉ Radio 1.
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32 MND Challenge

Nicola Brennan Murphy who has MND joins Ray in studio with her friend and carer Linda and her Son Conor who has been raising money to make home modifications for his
5/16/202420 minutes, 35 seconds
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The Boss is in Cork

Bruce Springstein superfan Antoinette Switzer is already ready and waiting at Páirc Uí Chaoimh.
5/16/202412 minutes, 45 seconds
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Nancy Harris - The Dry

Nancy Harris, Award-winning Irish Playwright and Screenwriter behind the Dry is in studio for a chat.
5/15/202420 minutes, 23 seconds
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That's the plan Jan! - Poet Jan Brierton meets her poetry hero.

Poet Jan Brierton is still flying high after living her dream to be on stage with English Poet John Cooper-Clarke and comes back in to tell us how it went.
5/15/20249 minutes, 39 seconds
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Sinéad is somewhere under a bridge.

Sinéad Ní uallacháin, RTE Reporter at the Liffey Boardwalk where theres's music and kayaking under a bridge.
5/15/202415 minutes, 57 seconds
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Changes to the Portal

Nicolas Klaus, Head of partnerships at portals.org joins Ray to discuss the project and the changes that have been made and why.
5/14/20248 minutes, 40 seconds
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The Economic Contriution of Older People

David McDaid is an Associate Professorial Research Fellow at the London School of Economics and he is speaking on the Economic Value of Aging in Ireland at the ALONE’s national conference and listener Mary also joins us to tell us about her husband's work post-retirement.
5/14/202421 minutes, 52 seconds
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Saladology: Fresh Ideas for Delicious Salads

Theo Kirwan, Author and Co-Founder of Sprout is in to help you up your salad game for Summer.
5/13/202410 minutes, 2 seconds
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Pricewatch

Conor Pope is back tackling your consumer quibbles.
5/13/202410 minutes, 55 seconds
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Puffins are Back on Sceilg Mhichíl

Catherine Merrigan is known as Keeper of Puffins and joins us from the island where she is keeping close watch on the puffins and other wildlife.
5/13/202413 minutes, 30 seconds
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Yummier than usual Strawberry Season

Strawberry seller Eamon Crean from Greenhill Fruit Farm in Wexford.
5/13/20247 minutes, 50 seconds
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Comedian Peter McGann

Peter McGann joins Ray ahead of his show tonight in the Whale in Greystones.
5/10/20248 minutes, 44 seconds
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Eurovision Final

Michael Kealy, Ireland's Head of Delegation
5/10/202415 minutes, 46 seconds
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25 Years of Gift Grub

Mario Rosenstock joins us with a host of his friends!
5/10/202413 minutes, 4 seconds
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The Portal Reportal

Ray and Niamh were out reportaling in the sunshine this morning from the Portal on Dublin's O'Connell Street.
5/10/202410 minutes, 8 seconds
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"Reality Check"

Vicky Notaro joins Ray to chat about her debut novel.
5/9/202416 minutes, 9 seconds
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Eurovision Protests

Evelyn O'Rourke is in Malmö ahead of tonights semi-final where Israel are set to perform.
5/9/20248 minutes, 33 seconds
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Our 'Gaff Goddess' is back to help make your Outdoor Spaces more inviting

Laura De Barra is in New York and joins us to give us some tips to get us excited about our gardens, patios and balconies.
5/9/20247 minutes, 33 seconds
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Music with Niall McNamee

Ray speaks to musician Niall McNamee.
5/8/202410 minutes, 12 seconds
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A new portal between Dublin and New York

Sinéad Ní Uallacháin is out and about in Dublin city for the unveiling of a ‘visual bridge’ between North Earl Street in Dublin and Fifth Avenue in New York City.
5/8/202422 minutes, 51 seconds
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Bambie Thug

Ray speaks to Bambie Thug who has qualified for the Eurovision Final on Saturday.
5/8/20249 minutes, 34 seconds
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Should children get communion money?

What is the most appropriate gift for a communion? With Rachel O'Dwyer, writer and lecturer in digital cultures in the National College of Art and Design, Dublin, and author of Tokens: The Future of Money in the Age of the Platform.
5/8/20248 minutes, 16 seconds
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Summer Skin

The Skin Nerd Jennifer Rock is back to give you all the advice you need to protect your skin this summer.
5/7/202412 minutes, 40 seconds
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Hyrox - The new fitness craze

Liam Hegerty, Fitness instructor at BMS Warehouse Gym joins Ray to talk him throught the latest fitness craze.
5/7/20248 minutes, 28 seconds
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Big Life Questions: Should you have children?

Joe Humphreys, Writer of the "Unthinkable" philosophy column joins Ray to discuss the philosophical thoughts people may ask themselves when they consider if they will decide to have children or not in today's world.
5/7/202414 minutes, 30 seconds
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Bank Holiday Events and Sport

Shane Byrne previews the Rugby and we hear all about the Kiltulla & District Vintage Show, near Athenry, foraging on the coast for seaweed in Waterford with The Sea Gardener and the Rotunda Hospital’s Neonatal Unit nurses and staff who will be jumping into the Irish Sea on Monday to raise money for special sensory covers incubators for their unit.
5/3/202415 minutes, 20 seconds
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Dustin is after Dobbo's old job!

Dustin the Turkey is in studio to demo his news reading skills as Brian Dobson departs.
5/3/202411 minutes, 10 seconds
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Bernard O'Shea is lying on the floor....

Bernard O'Shea joins us from our Limerick for a catch-up
5/3/202417 minutes, 26 seconds
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Report from Green Living and Sustainability Garden at TU Blanchardstown

Sinéad Ní Uallachain is reporting today from Blanchardstown to find all about sustainable gardens.
5/2/202417 minutes, 3 seconds
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Alopecia and Children

10 year old Elyssa and her Mam Magda join Ray in studio to chat about meeting inspirational bald make-up artist Abby Wren who is also in studio.
5/2/202414 minutes, 29 seconds
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Peter Andre to perform at the Biggest Disco

Peter Andre, Singer of the massive hit 'Mysterious Girl'
5/1/202416 minutes, 45 seconds
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25 Years of Lyric FM

Broadcaster George Hamilton joins Ray in celebrating a quarter of a century of Lyric FM.
5/1/20245 minutes, 53 seconds
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Co-Education School

Principal Michael Nally joins Ray to tell us about St. David’s College, previously known as St. David’s C.B.S in Artane, who will begin enrolling girls this September.
5/1/202411 minutes, 24 seconds
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Food Book 'The Whole Catch'

Aishling Moore, Restaurateur of Goldie in Cork City and Author of the book joins Ray for some fishy talk!
4/29/202413 minutes, 27 seconds
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Pricewatch - Conor Pope

Conor is back to tackle your consumer quibbles.
4/29/202411 minutes, 27 seconds
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The Mincéirí Archives - A Brilliant Online Exploration of Traveller Culture!

Oein DeBhairduin, Traveller Cultural Collections Officer at the National Museum of Ireland joins Ray to chat about the brand new exhibition.
4/29/202421 minutes, 26 seconds
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James Kavanagh and William Murray are on the move

Stars of "The Currabinny Cookbook" James Kavanagh and William have dropped in as they give up city life and embark on a country life.
4/26/202415 minutes, 19 seconds
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Kevin McGahern is in the Liberty Hall tonight

Comedian Kevin McGahern pops in and leaves us in stitches ahead of his Liberty Hall gig this evening.
4/26/202412 minutes, 23 seconds
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The 'Any News?' Podcast

Co-Hosts Brendan Courtney and David O'Reilly join Ray to chat about their new podcast
4/26/20249 minutes, 35 seconds
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Ruby Wax is coming to Ireland for some live shows

“I'm Not as Well as I Thought I Was” is the name of the latest book from Ruby Wax and Ruby is coming to Ireland for a series of live shows to discuss that book.
4/25/202427 minutes, 24 seconds
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Experience Japan Hanami Festival - Farmleigh Sunday 28th April

Ray is joined by 3 people, Hanako O’Donnell, who is Japanese Irish and 16 years old, Hiro Ino, a solicitor in Dublin, but spent some of his formative years in Ballina, and Taiko Drum Master Luke Takahashi, who just arrived in the country yesterday
4/25/202412 minutes, 49 seconds
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Daniel O'Donnell on the road

Daniel O'Donnell, Irish Music Royalty is just back from a tour down under to hit the road Ireland.
4/23/202414 minutes, 20 seconds
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Meath Street's Noel's Deli

Tara O'Kelly has been working in Noel's Deli since the age of 14 and has a lovely story to tell.
4/23/202421 minutes, 4 seconds
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90th Birthday Skydive for Charity Doctors without Borders

Lelia Doolin joins Ray to talk about her reasons to mark her 90th Birthday with a skydive and raising money for Doctors without Borders / Médecins Sans Frontiéres.
4/23/202410 minutes, 47 seconds
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Jeremy Irons - Hope Foundation Ambassador

Actor and West Cork resident Jeremy Irons joins Ray for an in-depth chat about his work as an ambassador for the Hope Foundation on their 25th Anniversary and his life and career as a Hollywood star.
4/22/202431 minutes, 13 seconds
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Pricewatch

Conor Pope is back to tackle your consumer quibbles, this time its the Bottle Re-Turn Scheme and Health Insurance policy changes.
4/22/202411 minutes, 42 seconds
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Dustin

Dustin
4/19/20247 minutes, 55 seconds
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Trapped Bird in Dublin Airport

Head of Media Relations at Dublin Airport, Graeme McQueen and Niall Hatch from Birdwatch Ireland about the bird (starlin) that is trapped in T1 Dublin Airport.
4/19/20248 minutes, 56 seconds
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Amy Winehouse's friend and bass player Dale Davis

Dale Davis was Amy's Bass Player and Former Musical Director and joined Ray as The Amy Winehouse Band go on tour.
4/18/202417 minutes, 32 seconds
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Podiatrist Q&A

Podiatrist Veronica Daniels from The Podiatry Clinic in Dublin joins us to answer all your foot queries.
4/18/202413 minutes, 32 seconds
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Lyra

Superstar Lyra from Cork joins Ray for a session and chat in Studio 8.
4/17/20249 minutes, 23 seconds
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12 Angry Men - Bord Gais Energy Theatre

Ray is joined by Michael Greco, aka Beppe di Marco from East Enders who will play Juror No. 7 in 12 Angry Men when it takes to the stage at the Bord Gais Energy Theatre.
4/17/202412 minutes, 6 seconds
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New Exhibition at Dublin Castle: Society and State – Ireland through its records

Orlaith McBride, Director of the National Archives joins Ray to tell us all about the new exhibition which opened today.
4/17/202419 minutes, 25 seconds
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O'Máille's handknitted clothing shop in Galway to close after 86 years

Anne Ní Mhaille tells Ray all about the history of her shop ahead of its planned closure while our very own Producer in Charge Niamh Hassle shares her own memories of the shop in her childhood as her mother was one of Anne's knitters.
4/16/202415 minutes, 59 seconds
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Book: Close to Death - Anthony Horowitz

Bestselling Author Anthony Horowitz joined Ray for a fascinating chat about his writing.
4/16/202419 minutes, 39 seconds
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Rhasidate Adeleke & Israel Olatunde

Ray chats to a couple of Ireland's Athletic stars ahead of the European Athletic Championships.
4/15/202415 minutes, 3 seconds
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Dan Morrie: Tuesdays with Morrie

Dan Butler is starring in Tuesdays with Morrie and played Bulldog in Frasier. He joined Ray for a chat ahead of taking to the stage at the Gaiety Theatre tomorrow.
4/15/20249 minutes, 53 seconds
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Book: 'The Boy Next Door'

Author Jenny Ireland is in studio to chat about her new release.
4/15/202410 minutes, 43 seconds
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Spring has sprung

Collie Ennis, Zoology Assistant Research Associate at Trinity College Dublin joins Ray to chat about all the life and activity in our gardens at this time of year.
4/11/20249 minutes, 26 seconds
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Neil Jordan & The Hugh Lane Gallery

Irish Film Director, Screenwriter and Novelist Neil Jordon joins Ray to chat about becoming a donor to the Hugh Lane Gallery.
4/11/202421 minutes
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Sleep Well

Clinical Hypnotherapist Fiona Brennan joins Ray to chat about her extremely helpful book, Sleep Well
4/11/202413 minutes, 27 seconds
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Arthur McGuire: From shopkeeper to tour guide

Galway native Arthur McGuire spent fifty years running his family's convenient store in the West Galway City area. He was also a part-time fireman for twenty years. Now retired, he’s turned his hand to being a tour guide.
4/10/202413 minutes, 38 seconds
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Our relationship experts answer your questions

Our relationship experts, psychologist Allison Keating and psychoanalyst Ray O'Neill, answer your relationship questions.
4/10/202412 minutes, 20 seconds
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Henry Winkler: The Fonz and Beyond

Henry Winkler, known for his iconic role as ‘The Fonz’ in Happy Days, celebrates fifty years of his remarkable Hollywood career. And he’s bringing his show ‘Henry Winkler: The Fonz and Beyond’ to the National Concert Hall on June 12th.
4/10/202417 minutes, 53 seconds
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Niall Quinn

Former Ireland International and Chair of the Dillon Quirke Foundation joins Ray in studio for a lovely chat about cardiac screening for sports clubs, and all things Irish football related....
4/9/202426 minutes, 26 seconds
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Scoop

Sam McAlister, Author of Scoop and Executive Producer of the movie Scoop joins Ray to chat about the infamous Prince Andrew interview and her recollections of that time.
4/9/202423 minutes, 32 seconds
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Cystic Fibrosis & IVF

Billy and Niki O'Toole join Ray about their road to parenthood with a diagnosis of Cystic Fibrosis.
4/8/202420 minutes, 8 seconds
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Pricewatch

Conor is back with your consumer queries and chats to Ray about the difficulty of getting a mortgage if you have an illness.
4/8/202410 minutes, 5 seconds
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Solar Eclipse - Erie, Pennsylvania, USA

John Melody, Restaurateur and Bar Owner in Erie Pennsylvania, USA is gearing up for the solar eclipse at his bar which
4/8/20248 minutes, 58 seconds
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The best-selling author of "Did Ye Hear Mammy Died?" is in Dublin

Seamus O'Reilly, Columnist with the Examiner
4/5/202415 minutes, 9 seconds
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Comedian Séan Burke is making waves across the sea in the UK

Séan joins Ray from London to chat about his path to becoming a comedian and his success in the UK
4/5/20249 minutes, 27 seconds
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16 year Old from Cherry Orchard to be male lead in new movie 'Ready or Not'

Actor Alex Grendon and Paul Ritchie join Ray to talk about Alex's path to becoming the star of a movie.
4/4/202410 minutes, 21 seconds
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Get out and forage - It's Wild Garlic Season!

Margaret Leahy, Food tour guide with Fable Tours has some tips on what to forage this spring and what to do with your bounty.
4/4/20248 minutes, 20 seconds
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Campbell Jensen

Ashley Campbell & Thor Jensen perform live and Ashley chats to Ray about her career so far and her famous Father Glenn Campbell
4/4/202419 minutes, 27 seconds
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Rise in STI's

Dr Aisling Loy, A Consultant in Sexual Health and HIV joins Kathryn to discuss a new report showing the staggering rise in STI's in Ireland over the last year.
4/3/202416 minutes, 19 seconds
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Paco Peña - Flamenco Guitarist

World renowned Flamenco Guitarist Paco Peña joins Kathryn in studio for a chat and performance ahead of his Paco and Friends performance live at the National Concert Hall Thursday 4th April
4/3/20249 minutes, 46 seconds
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Irish Woman crowned winner of the BBC's Gladiators

Marie-Louise Nicholson tells us all about her journey to become champion of the BBC's rebooted Gladiators.
4/3/20246 minutes, 39 seconds
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Smooth Company Viral stars

Aine Kennedy is here with her colleague and sister Eimear and their Grandad Billy to chat about their viral fame and starting the Smooth Company.
4/3/20249 minutes, 12 seconds
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Kevin McGahern

Kathryn catches up with Kevin McGahern
4/2/202413 minutes, 21 seconds
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Thousand year old fallen Oak to be made into Whiskey Caskets

A thousand-year-old Irish oak tree that was toppled in storm Elin is set to be resurrected as rare whiskey casts, which will be crafted here in Ireland. Peter Cooney from Boann Distillery tells us all about it.
4/2/20248 minutes, 46 seconds
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Pricewatch - Easter Eggs

Conor Pope is back to tackle your consumer queries.
4/2/202410 minutes, 10 seconds
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Best Man

Best Man is a show written by friends and comics Mikey Fleming and Colman Hayes. It had a sell out run in Edinburgh festival last year and is coming back to the Irish stage at the end of this month and Colman is here to tell us all about it
4/2/202413 minutes, 29 seconds
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Why We Die: The New Science of Aging and the Quest for Immortality

Winner of the Nobel Prize Venki Ramakrishnan.
3/28/202429 minutes, 27 seconds
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Flo McSweeney

Singer Flo McSweeney and Drazen Derek on acoustic guitar join Ray ahead of a performance with "the Nelson Riddle Orchestra" at Dublin's Bord Gais Energy Theatre on Sunday the 28th April 2024
3/28/202412 minutes, 43 seconds
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Sisters donate over 800 Easter Eggs to Temple Street

Thomas Metcalfe joins Ray to tell us how proud he is of his girls Lauren and Ellamay Metcalfe who have been donating Easter Eggs for years now.
3/28/20244 minutes, 41 seconds
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John O'Shea reflects on his two games as Ireland Manager

The Irish Soccer team have played their first two international games under the management of John O’Shea taking on Belgium on Saturday and Switzerland last night and he joined Ray today to reflect on the experience and his hopes going forward. And John O’Shea joins
3/27/202414 minutes, 18 seconds
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Easter EGGstravaganza

From Ireland's oldest easter egg to the most beautiful, Ray chats to some cracking guests about their chocolate easter eggs. Frank Kean from KoKo Kinsale, Una Leonard, Author and Baker and John Gartlan and Dolores McMahon.
3/27/202419 minutes, 38 seconds
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The art of embalming

Marion Power, Embalming Manager at Fanagans and Embalmer Emma Bainton tell Ray about their unusual profession.
3/27/202413 minutes, 31 seconds
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Irish winner of the world’s longest and toughest winter ultra-marathon

Gavan Hennigan is just back from winning the 1600KM race in Alaska which has not even finished yet with some participants still battling through on the course.
3/26/202416 minutes, 9 seconds
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The Ranelagh Rockets is a GAA Club that pushes for inclusivity

Stuart Banks is here to tell us about the Ranelagh Rockets.
3/26/202411 minutes, 49 seconds
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Timmy Mallett

Timmy is cycling across Northern Ireland for a cause close to his heart.
3/26/20248 minutes, 39 seconds
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Guy Garvey - Studio 8

Guy Garvey joins us in Studio 8 for a special performance and chat about his incredible career and life.
3/25/202412 minutes, 23 seconds
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Spring Forward with the Museum of Time in Waterford

Rosemary Ryan is Curator and Manager at Waterford's Museum of Time and will have her work cut out for her when the clocks go forward on Sunday.
3/25/20247 minutes, 48 seconds
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Pricewatch

Conor Pope our resident Consumer Champion is back to tackle more of your niggles.
3/25/202411 minutes, 19 seconds
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Pierce Brosnan

Ray is joined by Irelands very own 007 Actor Pierce Brosnan to discuss being honoured with an Oscar Wild Award and recieving an IFTA nomination for one of his latest projects, The Last Rifleman.
3/22/202426 minutes, 32 seconds
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Roisin Gallagher 

Roisin Gallagher discusses Dry season 2 and being nominated for at BAFTA TV Award.
3/22/20248 minutes, 48 seconds
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Dustin the Turkey

Ray catches up with Dustin the Turkey.
3/22/20247 minutes, 37 seconds
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Why are young people less happy?

Dr. Colman Noctor, Child and Adolescent Psychotherapist talks to Ray about why young people are becoming less happy than older generations.
3/21/202413 minutes, 2 seconds
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Shane MacGowan and Sinéad O’Connor tribute concert in Carnegie Hall

Ray chats to David Gray and Victoria Mary Clarke about last night's tribute concert to Shane MacGowan and Sinéad O’Connor in New York's Carnegie Hall.
3/21/202414 minutes, 50 seconds
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Super-yachting with Below Deck's Daisy Kelliher

Daisy Kelliher is the only Irish person to have appeared on the hugely popular Below Deck reality show series, having worked as a formidable Chief Stew on three seasons on the show so far.
3/21/202420 minutes, 47 seconds
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Daffodil Day & The Irish Cancer Society's New Creative Arts Therapy Service

Roisin Hayes, Music Therapist and Lynne O'Donnell whose son uses the service join Ray in studio ahead of Daffodil Day on Friday
3/20/202418 minutes, 38 seconds
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Bedtime Procrastination

Bernard O'Shea joins Ray from our Limerick Studio for some chat about his theories around Adult Bedtime Procrastination.
3/20/202412 minutes, 25 seconds
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Buspidéal

Buspidéal - Sinead Ni Uallachain and Simon Kirwan
3/20/202411 minutes, 6 seconds
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Pricewatch with Conor Pope

Conor Pope answers your queries and gives his thoughts on St. Patrick's Day
3/19/202413 minutes, 30 seconds
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Colin Block

Colin Block chats with Ray after announcing his retirement aged 80, having been an orchestra player and conductor for the last 60 years
3/19/202417 minutes, 51 seconds
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Shane Hegarty

Shane Hegarty on the launch of his latest children's book 'Dexter Lost His Boo Woo'
3/19/20249 minutes, 23 seconds
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New Lindsey Lohan movie set in Ireland

'Irish Wish', which stars Hollywood star Lindsey Lohan drops today on Netflix and our very own Niamh Hassell tells us all about the film
3/15/20248 minutes, 23 seconds
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Comedian Colm O' Regan

Funny man Colm O’ Regan joins Ray and gets us all in a good mood for the long weekend.
3/15/20249 minutes, 35 seconds
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Karen Byrne and Jake Carter

Dancing with the Stars professional Karen Byrne and her long term partner singer Jake Carter join the show to discuss music, dancing and more!
3/15/20246 minutes, 54 seconds
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KIilfenora Ceili Band

The KIilfenora Ceili Band are live in studio to play some tunes ahead of Paddy's Day and their upcoming gigs!
3/15/20247 minutes, 46 seconds
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Begob & Begorrah!

Sinéad Ní Uallacháin is finding out what the best things about being Irish are before meeting Ireland's last Leprechaun Whisperer!
3/13/202418 minutes, 39 seconds
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Powerlessness - Joe Humphreys

Joe is the writer of the “Unthinkable” philosophy column and Assistant News Editor at The Irish Times and joins Ray to delve into the sense of powerlessness that many people feel about the problems in the world today.
3/13/202412 minutes, 49 seconds
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Why we're so obsessed with the Kate Middleton story

Chris Stokel-Walker, Tech Journalist and writer tells Ray about the tech reasons behind the frenzy around where Kate Middleton is and the Royal Mother's Day photo.
3/13/20248 minutes, 8 seconds
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'Irish gave me the opportunity to explore my sexuality' Cian Ó Gríofa

Cian Ó'Griofa on the Irish language, and the first LGBTQ* GAA Club
3/12/202414 minutes, 23 seconds
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Irish Spanish Armada Film premieres in Madrid

Boradcaster and producer Mícheál Ó’Domhnail speaks about the premiere of 'Armada 1588: Shipwreck & Survivors'
3/12/202413 minutes
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Relationships with Ray and Alison

Psychotherapist Ray O’Neill & Psychologist Alison Keating answer your relationship queries
3/12/20248 minutes, 2 seconds
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Cillian Murphy's Oscar Win

William Wall, Cillian Murphy's old teacher, spoke to us on directing the new Oscar winner towards the Arts at a young age.
3/11/20242 minutes, 35 seconds
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Oscars Style Review

Oscars Style Review with stylist Sonya Lennon
3/11/20249 minutes, 4 seconds
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Consumer Champion

Conor Pope answers your consumer queries
3/11/20249 minutes, 44 seconds
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Joanne McNally

Chat with Joanne McNally about life in London and her new Podcast, 'Who Killed Avril Lavigne?: Joanne McNally Investigates'
3/11/202411 minutes, 12 seconds
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The Royal Photo

Press Photographer James Crombie discusses "Photogate" with the Royal Family
3/11/202410 minutes, 24 seconds
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Bambie Thug - Video Released

It’s been a BIG week for our Eurovision star Bambie Thug. It was their 31st birthday on Wednesday, the song Doomsday Blue hit a million streams, and their video premiered this morning
3/8/20249 minutes, 42 seconds
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Oscar Excitement is Building in Cork

Ray has been out on the streets near Cillian's Murphy's family home to take the temperature of the locals who have their fingers crossed for an Oscar win.
3/8/20246 minutes, 26 seconds
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Frank and Walters

Frank and Walters are live in our Cork studio for a session and a chat.
3/8/202415 minutes, 11 seconds
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GATMAN! - Funny Man Tadhg Hickey's new play

Tadhg Hickey’s new play GATMAN! Has come to The Everyman in Cork with tickets available for tonight’s preview show and the premiere tomorrow
3/8/20248 minutes, 9 seconds
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Irish 'Poor Things' nominees are en-route to Hollywood ahead of the Oscars

Robbie Ryan, Oscar Nominee joins Ray as he makes his way to Hollywood, we have our fingers and toes crossed!!!
3/7/202413 minutes, 3 seconds
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Where's Your Happy Place? Sinéad Ní Uallachaín finds out!

RTÉ Reporter Sinéad is finding out about where we are happiest including James Browne who has always loved the farm in Lough Rey despite being a creative in the fashion world working in New York & London with huge celebrities.
3/7/202421 minutes, 26 seconds
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Singer Songwriter Johnny McEvoy

Johnny is live in studio for a chat and a couple of songs with Ray.
3/6/202421 minutes, 27 seconds
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Anne Doyle - The Westmeath Bachelor Competition 2024

Anne is live in studio to chat about her involvement with the The Westmeath Bachelor Competition and much, much more.
3/6/202413 minutes, 3 seconds
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Brian Kerr has his instructions from interim Ireland Boss John O'Shea

Brian Kerr joins Ray from Dublin Airport as he embarks on a task to check out Irish players at QPR -v- West Brom this evening.
3/6/202410 minutes, 51 seconds
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Big Life Fix

Theresa O'Rourke lives with incurable chronic pain which affects her everyday life, but a little help from innovative designer Trevor Vaugh has provided some refuge from the pain. Her story is told on 'Big Life Fix', which features extraordinary people whose lives have been transformed by Ireland’s leading inventors.
3/5/202414 minutes, 50 seconds
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Steve Wickham

Ireland's best known rock fiddler, Steve Wickham from The Waterboys, is on the road for the national tour of a play called 'The Hare'. He joined Ray to talk about his glittering career that has included collaborations with U2, Sinead O'Connor and Sharon Shannon.
3/5/202416 minutes, 2 seconds
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Pricewatch with Conor Pope

Conor takes a look at grocery shopping today and the new deposit return scheme for bottles and cans.
3/5/202410 minutes, 33 seconds
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Queen of Nightclubs - The Lyric Feature

The nightclubs in London were roaring back to life in the 1920s... people crowded the dancefloors after the lights had been off during the first world war. Irish woman Kate Meyrick was at the centre of it. Zoe Comyns has made a documentary all about her and she joins us now to tell us all about it.
3/4/202411 minutes, 16 seconds
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The RNLI celebrate 200 since its inception

Eleanor Hooker was recued by the RNLI and became a rescuer as a volunteer helm at the Lough Derg RNLI.
3/4/202412 minutes, 51 seconds
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Tralee Park Run Couple Get Engaged

James Daley and Bernadette McGaley join Ray in a celebratory mood after becoming engaged at the Park Run in Tralee over the weekend.
3/4/20246 minutes
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Sekou

Sekou joins us from Studio 8 for a performance and chat ahead of a show at the Olympia tonight.
3/4/202410 minutes
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Dustin the Turkey

Dustin sat down with Ray for a quick catch up
3/1/20248 minutes, 3 seconds
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Alain de Botton

Alain de Botton spoke with Ray about his book, 'A Therapeutic Journey'
3/1/202423 minutes, 50 seconds
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TV Series One Day starring Belfast Actor

Brendan Quinn, Belfast Actor who played Callum in the hit TV series joins Ray in studio.
2/29/202410 minutes, 55 seconds
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Junk Kouture 2024 Winners

Moate Community School, Westmeath are celebrating having become the overall worldwide winners of this years Junk Kouture. Teacher Pamela Keogh and Designers Eva Donlon, Evie Nugent, Méabh O'Shea who are responsible for the winning design are here in studio.
2/29/202411 minutes, 9 seconds
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Winning, Twinning and Swimming

Two-time World Championship Swimming Gold Medallist Daniel Whiffen and his twin Nathan who is also a champion swimmer join Ray in studio.
2/29/202415 minutes, 13 seconds
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Trains, Planes and Automobiles - Sinéad Ní Uallacháin at the National Transport Museum

Sinéad Ní Uallacháin, RTE Reporter
2/28/202418 minutes, 46 seconds
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Doctor Dance

Dance Psychologist Peter Lovatt joins Ray's campaign to get us all grooving with his fascinating facts on what dancing does for your mind.
2/28/20249 minutes, 35 seconds
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Leap Day Sisters

Lana McKeon and Robyn McKeon are years apart but they were amazingly both born on the 29th of February and reckon they could be the only Leap Siblings in the country.
2/28/20246 minutes, 1 second
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City Stages Initiative - Gavin James

Gavin James joins Ray live from Paris... Ooh la la! He's supporting up and coming musicians with the City Stages Initiative. Rachel Grace from Wexford and Gemma Cox from Kildare are two of them and they join us live in studio.
2/28/20248 minutes, 48 seconds
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Folk Awards - Vicar Street

John Creedon joins us live from Vicar Street ahead of tonight's RTÉ Radio 1 Folk Awards.
2/27/202411 minutes, 36 seconds
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Breakin' Brothers - Professional B-Boys

Brothers Cristian Dirocie and Cosmo Dirocie join Ray in studio as they get set for the World Premiere of their film in Dublin's Lighthouse cinema on Thursday 29th February.
2/27/20249 minutes, 19 seconds
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Human's of Dublin

Peter Varga, Photographer documenting the lives of ordinary people through his Human's of Dublin storytelling project since 2014
2/27/202416 minutes, 41 seconds
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Pricewatch - Can a business void the balance on a giftcard if not spent in one transaction?

Conor Pope, Consumer Champion is on the case....
2/26/202410 minutes, 36 seconds
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Doggy Cinema

Nikki O'Carroll tells Ray about her first event that sees owners head to the cinema with their doggies in tow.
2/26/20247 minutes, 49 seconds
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My Grandfather Robbed a Bank

Ninety years ago this month, Ray Knowles' Grandfather was one of three armed men who entered and robbed bank in Taghmon in Wexford...
2/26/202422 minutes, 38 seconds
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Rugby Preview

Shane Byrne is in studio to look ahead to Ireland v Wales and pick a few of his favourite historic Irish Rugby moments.
2/23/202410 minutes, 35 seconds
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Our AI generated Radio Play - "Bedlem in Dublin"

Judge for yourselves!
2/23/20248 minutes, 25 seconds
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Laura De Barra has a new book! Garment Goddess

Our Gaff Goddess is a woman of many talents and now a Garment Goddess.
2/23/202418 minutes, 27 seconds
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The Daly Sisters - Clare GAA

The four Daly sisters, triplets Susan, Rachel and Lynda and younger sister Jennifer who lines out for Clare in the National Camogie League
2/22/20248 minutes, 6 seconds
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Everybody is a Poem: Midlife in Rhymes is a new book of poetry by Jan Brierton

Jan Brierton is live in studio to chat about her 'accidental' poetry
2/22/202417 minutes, 2 seconds
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Lip-reading celebrity conversations on TikTok

Nina Dellinger has a natural ability to lip-read and has found a platform for her talent on TikTok where gossip hungry followers get Nina's interpretation of conversations had at events like Award ceremonies.
2/22/202414 minutes, 31 seconds
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John Cooper Clarke

John Cooper Clarke, Poet, Punk and Comedian
2/21/202417 minutes, 38 seconds
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Sinéad Ní Uallacháin Report - Sporting Heroes and Sporting Memorabilia

The Dublin Card Show organisers Enzo Patriarc and Jason Flynn chat to Sínead about the sporting memorabilia that will feature at their event on Saturday while the local's of Pearse St share their own Sporting Hero selections.
2/21/202421 minutes
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L'Etape by Tour De France is coming to Ireland

Imogen Cotter, Ambassador for L'Etape Ireland
2/21/202413 minutes, 41 seconds
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What is Empathy?

Joe Humphreys, Writer of the Unthinkable philosophy c olumn
2/20/202414 minutes, 45 seconds
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Small things that can make big improvements to your movement

Laura Wynne and Kate Ryan, from Aruna Yoga in Rathcoffey in Kildare leave Ray gob-smacked by the results of some really effortless mobility improvement techniques.
2/20/20249 minutes, 37 seconds
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GAA meets Contemporary Dance - 'Ham Sandwiches and Discipline'

Nóra Ní Anluain Fay, Show Creator
2/20/20246 minutes, 6 seconds
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Umbrellas at Mass: St Joseph's Church Fundraiser

Father Michael Murphy from St Joseph's Church in Avoca Co Wicklow tells Ray how parishioners have been attending mass with brollies in hand due to leaking windows and roof. The community of the aptly named 'Templerainey' has banded together to raise repair funds.
2/20/20248 minutes, 58 seconds
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Goat-farmer's Makeover

Sean O'Laoghaire, has had a makeover on RTÉ's Today Show
2/19/20248 minutes, 26 seconds
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Pricewatch - Buying water at Dublin Airport

Consumer champion Conor Pope from the Irish Times.
2/19/202411 minutes, 7 seconds
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Fermanagh Female Formula One Analyst

Bernie Collins joins Ray to talk about her fascinating career in Formula 1 having started out studying Mechanical Engineering in Queens University, Belfast and working as a strategist for the likes of McLaren & Aston Martin.
2/19/202421 minutes, 36 seconds
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Jarlath Regan: Live at the Olympia

Funny man Jarlath Regan chats to Kathryn about his upcoming gigs, his podcast and family life.
2/16/202413 minutes
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Outdoor activities for Spring

With the weather getting warmer and the evenings longer, travel writer Thom Breathnach is on hand to recommend some outdoor activities that will spring us into the new season.
2/16/20248 minutes, 30 seconds
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Music from Molly O Mahony

Cork singer songwriter Molly O' Mahony treats us to a live performance in studio.
2/16/20245 minutes, 27 seconds
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Killarney's Arctic hero

Kathryn is joined by Kerry man Kevin Leahy who tells all about winning the gruelling Artic Circle Endurance Race.
2/15/20249 minutes, 23 seconds
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Riverdance Auditions are now open!

Riverdance Executive Producer/Associate Director Padraic Moyles reveals all about the upcoming Auditions and reflects on his many years of dancing.
2/15/20249 minutes, 42 seconds
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Colin Farrell Stunt Double

Professional Stunt Performer Philip Condron chats being a stunt double for Colin Farrell in The Banshees of Inisherin, working with Hollywood stars and more.
2/15/202411 minutes, 28 seconds
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Spring cleaning with A Sorted Affair

Kim Fitzgerald and Lynn Luxford from A Sorted Affair are on hand to help us get decluttered and set for spring.
2/15/202412 minutes, 11 seconds
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Unconventional Acts of Love

Comedian Bernard O’Shea joins us to give advice on what to do if you've forgotten Valentine's Day and unconventional acts of love.
2/14/202410 minutes, 30 seconds
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Stephen Mullan - Paddy Latino

Comedian Stephen Mullan talks his new show, Paddy Latino and the craic he has being the voice of Love Island Australia.
2/14/202412 minutes, 12 seconds
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Valentines Day - Sinéad Ní Uallacháin

We sent our reporter Sinéad Ní Uallacháin onto the streets of Dublin to find out how the public are celebrating Love this Valentines Day.
2/14/202415 minutes, 27 seconds
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Kerry Goat Farmer set for Make-over

Seán Ó Laoghaire joins us ahead of his big transformation!
2/13/20247 minutes, 59 seconds
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Parenting

Child & Adolescent Psychotherapist Dr. Colman Noctor offers advice to parents on navigating dyslexia diagnosis, bullying and more.
2/13/202410 minutes, 35 seconds
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I Am Number Seventeen

A new rare disease awareness campaign ‘I Am Number 17’ was launched today and one of the change makers involved, Joanne O' Riordan, tells us all about it.
2/13/202411 minutes, 27 seconds
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Taylor Swift and Travis Kelce

Writer and podcaster Esther O'Moore Donoghue gets us up to speed on the new celebrity power couple in town and the influential impact their relationship is having on the economy.
2/13/202410 minutes, 58 seconds
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AI and Deep fakes

AI & Deep fakes Expert Advisor, Henry Ajder tells us all about recognising deep fake scams and how to protect yourself online.
2/12/202415 minutes, 40 seconds
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Houseplants

The Houseplants band pops into studio to discuss their latest album and play some tunes.
2/12/202410 minutes, 32 seconds
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The Dirtbirds

Ireland’s leading female comedy duo, Sinead Culbert and Sue Collins from the Dirtbirds are in studio for all the craic and to talk Galentine's Day.
2/12/202411 minutes, 21 seconds
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“Sparks from the Flagstones: Irish Folk Traditions and Calendar Customs”

Friend of the show Edwina Guckian is here Last night Edwina launched her first book: “Sparks from the Flagstones: Irish Folk Traditions and Calendar Customs”
2/9/202416 minutes, 35 seconds
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Boyzone & Chorley

The band have recently been connected with the football club, Chorley FC and to tell us what all the hype is about we are joined by Tom Clarke, the Chief Operation Officer with Chorley FC.
2/9/20246 minutes, 34 seconds
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Bricktionary: The Interactive LEGO Exhibition

Ryan McNaught, One of 14 people in the world deemed a Lego grand master and Author of The Bricktionary: The Ultimate A-Z of LEGO
2/8/202412 minutes, 24 seconds
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Emma Doran: DILEMMA

Comedian Emma Doran joins Ray to chat about her brand new show, Dilemma.
2/8/20248 minutes, 53 seconds
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ThisIsPopBaby Presents: WAKE

Philly McMahon is bringing back his smash his Theatre extravaganza to The National Stadium and joins Ray in studio.
2/8/202412 minutes, 20 seconds
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Should you sleep with your pet?

Dr Jacqueline Boyd is a Senior Lecturer in Animal Science in Nottingham Trent University
2/8/202411 minutes, 33 seconds
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Rowing Across the Atlantic

Brothers Andrew and Eamon Breen completed a 42-day row across the Atlantic, and spoke to Ray about their journey
2/7/202418 minutes, 17 seconds
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Viral Window Tumble Video

Childhood friends Lisa Rowland and Lisa Parker spoke to Ray about the video that has gone viral of the former trying to get into her house via the side window, with some unfortunate but comedic consequences
2/7/202411 minutes, 38 seconds
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Relationships

With Allison Keating & Ray O'Neill
2/7/202411 minutes, 45 seconds
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Pricewatch with Conor Pope

Conor Pope joins Ray to tackle your consumer issues.
2/6/20248 minutes, 56 seconds
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Marti Pellow

Ray meets Marti Pellow
2/6/202425 minutes, 49 seconds
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Scorpion in Wicklow

James Hennessy, a Herpetologist and the director for the National Reptile Zoo tells Ray about a scorpion discovered in Wicklow.
2/6/20249 minutes, 40 seconds
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Rugby Preview with Shane Byrne

The Six Nations Championship kicks of tonight at eight o’clock as Ireland take on Les Blues in France and this is the game that people are calling the match of the championship and here to tell us what we can expect from tonight’s game is Shane Byrne.
2/2/20248 minutes, 38 seconds
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Dara O'Briain On Tour in the States

Dara O’Briain joins Ray from Washington D.C. on his U.S. Tour
2/2/202419 minutes, 49 seconds
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Dance Artist Jazzy Nominated for a Brit Award

Jazzy who hails from Crumlin in Dublin joins Ray to chat about her recent nomination for the Brits which happens on March 2nd in London.
2/1/20248 minutes, 46 seconds
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Charlie Chaplin's Son Michael Chaplin

Michael joins Ray to chat about his new book ' A Fallen God' and his famous father Charlie Chaplin.
2/1/202418 minutes, 51 seconds
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David Gray from Whelan's

David Gray is playing a four-night run at Whelan's with the final one coming precisely 30 years to the day since David first played the venue.
2/1/202420 minutes, 5 seconds
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Get rid of dust!

Gaff Goddess Laura DeBarra is back to help you with all your homely queries and give her best tips for dealing with dreaded dust!
2/1/202410 minutes, 52 seconds
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Sinéad Goes Jiving

Our Sinéad Ní Uallacháin has itchy feet – no we haven’t sent her to a chiropodist - she's off to soak up the atmosphere and get her dancing shoes on
1/31/202421 minutes, 26 seconds
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Actor Niamh Moriarty

Ray is joined by Actor Niamh Moriarty for a catch-up. Having starred alongside Sharon Horgan and Michael Sheen at the tender age of seventeen she has it all to play for and the future is bright.
1/31/202412 minutes, 19 seconds
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The Womens Sevens squad have just returned from making history

Ray is joined by Lucy Mulhall Captain, Women's Seven's Squad for Ireland and Stacey Flood, Player, Women's Seven’s Squad for Ireland
1/31/202411 minutes, 45 seconds
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Remembering Brother's Funny Laugh

Kevin Gallagher got in touch having lost his Brother Jim who passed away on St Stephen's Day. Kevin was hoping we could find a clip of his brother Jim winning a trip to New York in 2000 with his hilarious laugh.
1/30/202411 minutes, 3 seconds
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Last One Laughing

Funny man Jason Byrne joins Ray for a catch-up after appearing in the Last One Laughing tv show
1/30/202418 minutes, 16 seconds
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GP in Enniscorthy who is directing a new film called, Kathleen

Dr George Leslie joins Ray to tell him about his film and life having come from India to train at the Royal College of surgeons in 1981
1/30/20247 minutes, 52 seconds
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Pricewatch

Conor Pope joins Ray to tackle your consumer issues.
1/29/202411 minutes, 56 seconds
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Ireland's Eurovision Entry - Bambie Thug

Bambie Thug joins Ray from Cork as they reflect on becoming Ireland's choice to represent the country at Eurovision 2024 in May with her song Doomsday Blue.
1/29/202416 minutes, 1 second
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Climbing Kilimanjaro in aid of the Oesophageal Cancer Fund

Ray is joined by the O'Duffy family who plan to raise funds in memory of their Father who died from Oesophageal Cancer.
1/29/202411 minutes, 32 seconds
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Climbing Kilimanjaro in aid of the Oesophageal Cancer Fund

Ray is joined by the O'Duffy family who plan to raise funds in memory of their Father who died from Oesophageal Cancer.
1/29/202411 minutes, 32 seconds
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Ireland's Eurovision Entry - Bambie Thug

Bambie Thug joins Ray from Cork as they reflect on becoming Ireland's choice to represent the country at Eurovision 2024 in May with their song Doomsday Blue.
1/29/202416 minutes, 1 second
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The Ray D'Arcy Show

Ray is joined by an array of interesting guests including Ireland's representative for Eurovision 2024 Bambie Thug
1/29/20241 hour, 10 minutes, 10 seconds
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Pricewatch

Conor Pope joins Ray to tackle your consumer issues.
1/29/202411 minutes, 56 seconds
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Our Eurosong Panel preview the entries ahead of tonight's vote

Ray is joined by Dancing champion and Eurovision fanatic Maread Ronan, Mairead Farrell, Comedian Tony Cantwell and John Sullivan from Gogglebox give their two cents on all the entries competing to be Ireland's Eurovision entry. Tony Cantwell John Sullivan
1/26/202452 minutes, 31 seconds
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Leitrim Cheese-maker and Goat Farmer

Lisa Gifford is a former nurse who started farming when she was already in her late 70s. Originally from the United States, she fell in love with Ireland and moved here seven years ago. She now runs a farm in Leitrim, where she makes cheese, fudge, and ice cream from the goats that she hand-milks on her land.
1/25/202423 minutes, 30 seconds
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FUNKY - Book all about Pickles by Caitlin Ruth

Caitlin Ruth, Chef and Author of 'Funky' published Blásta Books
1/25/202410 minutes, 45 seconds
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Leitrim Cheese-maker and Goat Farmer

Lisa Gifford is a former nurse who started farming when she was already in her late 70s. Originally from the United States, she fell in love with Ireland and moved here seven years ago. She now runs a farm in Leitrim, where she makes cheese, fudge, and ice cream from the goats that she hand-milks on her land.
1/25/202423 minutes, 30 seconds
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FUNKY - Book all about Pickling by Caitlin Ruth

Caitlin Ruth, Chef and Author of 'Funky' published Blásta Books
1/25/202410 minutes, 45 seconds
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The Ray D'Arcy Show 25/01/24

Ray is joined by an array of interesting guests.
1/25/20241 hour, 5 minutes, 32 seconds
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Ashleigh House Coolmine Special

Ray went to visit Ashleigh House, one of two only Women and Children Residential Treatment Centres in Ireland run by Coolmine. There he met key workers as well as recent graduate Serenam, who told us her story of addiction and her road to recovery. Back in studio, ambassador with Coolmine Damien Dempsey joined CEO Pauline McKeown.
1/24/20241 hour, 22 minutes, 25 seconds
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Ireland's Oscar Hopes

Ray is joined by Paula Heffernan the Head of Production at Element Pictures and on the film, Poor Things and Cillian Murphy's former teacher William Wall.
1/23/202412 minutes, 23 seconds
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First Female Admiral at World’s Oldest Yacht Club after 303 years

Annamarie Fegan has been named as Admiral of the Royal Cork Yacht Club in Crosshaven.
1/23/20247 minutes, 5 seconds
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Caring for your skin in the mixed weather

The Skin Nerd, Jennifer Rock joins Ray to chat about your skincare with the very changeable weather we've been having.
1/23/20246 minutes, 37 seconds
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The TikTok Poet & Teacher Inspiring Students

Teacher Mikey Cullen has been inspiring his English students with his poetry on TikTok
1/23/202413 minutes, 37 seconds
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Caring for your skin in the mixed weather

The Skin Nerd, Jennifer Rock joins Ray to chat about your skincare with the very changeable weather we've been having.
1/23/20246 minutes, 37 seconds
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First Female Admiral at World’s Oldest Yacht Club after 303 years

Annamarie Fegan has been named as Admiral of the Royal Cork Yacht Club in Crosshaven.
1/23/20247 minutes, 5 seconds
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Ireland's Oscar Hopes

Ray is joined by Paula Heffernan the Head of Production at Element Pictures and on the film, Poor Things and Cillian Murphy's former teacher William Wall.
1/23/202412 minutes, 23 seconds
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The Ray D'Arcy Show - 23/01/24

Ray is joined by an array of interesting guests.
1/23/20241 hour, 15 minutes, 17 seconds
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The TikTok Poet & Teacher Inspiring Students

Teacher Mikey Cullen has been inspiring his English students with his poetry on TikTok
1/23/202413 minutes, 37 seconds
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Resurrecting lost words

Christopher Williams, Head of Word Warriors at the Wayne State University Detroit
1/22/20246 minutes, 39 seconds
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Pricewatch with Conor Pope - New Recycling Initiatives

Conor is here to chat about the two new recycling initiatives that are being talked about this week… one with small electrical items, and the other with the bottle return scheme.
1/22/20249 minutes, 55 seconds
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'Am I Irish Yet?'

Kate Kerrigan has written a one-woman show chronicling a life spent searching for who she is. Growing up Irish in London, this is one woman’s story, but it speaks to many people
1/22/202425 minutes, 26 seconds
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Pricewatch with Conor Pope - New Recycling Initiatives

Conor is here to chat about the two new recycling initiatives that are being talked about this week… one with small electrical items, and the other with the bottle return scheme.
1/22/20249 minutes, 55 seconds
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Resurrecting lost words

Christopher Williams, Head of Word Warriors at the Wayne State University Detroit
1/22/20246 minutes, 39 seconds
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'Am I Irish Yet?'

Kate Kerrigan has written a one-woman show chronicling a life spent searching for who she is. Growing up Irish in London, this is one woman’s story, but it speaks to many people
1/22/202425 minutes, 26 seconds
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The Ray D'Arcy Show 22/01/23

Ray is joined by an array of interesting guests.
1/22/20241 hour, 13 minutes, 52 seconds
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The Ray D'Arcy Show - 19/01/24

Ray is joined by an array of interesting guests.
1/19/20241 hour, 9 minutes, 37 seconds
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Gladiators 1997 Irish Winner Audrey Garland

Dubliner Audrey Garland won Gladiators in 1997, when it was presented by Ulrika Jonsson, and she’s here to chat about her experience on the show as it returns to our screens.
1/19/202418 minutes, 8 seconds
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Bringing the world of collectables to life - My Tabletop Museum

Sadhbh Devlin and Eve McDonnell give us a peek at their fascinating world of collectables.
1/19/20249 minutes, 24 seconds
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Worlds Loudest Nose Whistler

Lulu Lotus joins Ray to demonstrate her guinness world record skill!
1/19/20244 minutes, 39 seconds
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Worlds Loudest Nose Whistler

Lulu Lotus joins Ray to demonstrate her guinness world record skill!
1/19/20244 minutes, 39 seconds
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Bringing the world of collectables to life - My Tabletop Museum

Sadhbh Devlin and Eve McDonnell give us a peek at their fascinating world of collectables.
1/19/20249 minutes, 24 seconds
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Gladiators 1997 Irish Winner Audrey Garland

Dubliner Audrey Garland won Gladiators in 1997, when it was presented by Ulrika Jonsson, and she’s here to chat about her experience on the show as it returns to our screens.
1/19/202418 minutes, 8 seconds
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Drama Troupe from Georgia, USA master the Donegal Accent

Director of ‘Dancing at Lughnasa’ production, Professor and Chair of Theatre Arts at LaGrange College, Aria Mabry, who plays the role of Maggie.
1/18/20246 minutes, 33 seconds
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Actress Ruth Codd

Ray is joined by Actress Ruth Codd to chat about her career and what 2024 has in store.
1/18/202422 minutes, 10 seconds
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Childhood Leukaemia Aftercare Research

Avril Deegan Joins us in Studio to talk about her own personal experiences of childhood cancer and her research around end-of-treatment experiences of childhood leukaemia survivors is PHD researcher
1/18/202410 minutes, 47 seconds
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Drama Troupe from Georgia, USA master the Donegal Accent

Director of ‘Dancing at Lughnasa’ production, Professor and Chair of Theatre Arts at LaGrange College, Aria Mabry, who plays the role of Maggie.
1/18/20246 minutes, 33 seconds
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The Ray D'Arcy Show 18/01/24

Ray is joined by an array of interesting guests.
1/18/20241 hour, 11 minutes, 44 seconds
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Childhood Leukaemia Aftercare Research

Avril Deegan Joins us in Studio to talk about her own personal experiences of childhood cancer and her research around end-of-treatment experiences of childhood leukaemia survivors is PHD researcher
1/18/202410 minutes, 47 seconds
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Actress Ruth Codd

Ray is joined by Actress Ruth Codd to chat about her career and what 2024 has in store.
1/18/20241 hour, 1 minute, 17 seconds
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Dry January

Sinead Ní Ualllachain takes the temperature of the people on the concept of 'Dry January' while Author Kate Gunn shares her experience of becoming an 'Accidental Soberista'
1/17/202420 minutes, 20 seconds
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Relationship Advice with Ray and Allison

Ray O'Neill, Psychoanalyst and Psychologist, Allison Keating
1/17/202410 minutes, 27 seconds
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Plane Spotting

Plane Spotter and aviation enthusiast Aaron Moore talks us through the excitement of spotting the Chinese Premier's plane at Dublin Airport.
1/17/20247 minutes, 50 seconds
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Relationship Advice with Ray and Allison

Ray O'Neill, Psychoanalyst and Psychologist, Allison Keating
1/17/202410 minutes, 27 seconds
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Dry January

Sinead Ní Ualllachain takes the temperature of the people on the concept of 'Dry January' while Author Kate Gunn shares her experience of becoming an 'Accidental Soberista'
1/17/202420 minutes, 20 seconds
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Plane Spotting

Plane Spotter and aviation enthusiast Aaron Moore talks us through the excitement of spotting the Chinese Premier's plane at Dublin Airport.
1/17/20247 minutes, 50 seconds
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The Ray D'Arcy Show 17/01/2023

Ray is joined by an array of interesting guests
1/17/20241 hour, 12 minutes, 25 seconds
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Bohemians F.C. Climate Change Officer

Sean McCabe, Head of Climate Justice and Sustainability at Bohs
1/16/202414 minutes, 49 seconds
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Keeping your Canine Cosy

Samantha Rawson answers your questions and has tips for caring for your dog during the sub-zero temperatures.
1/16/202410 minutes, 14 seconds
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Deep Fake

Adrian Weckler, Technology Editor, Sunday Independent
1/16/202415 minutes, 39 seconds
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Keeping your Canine Cosy

Samantha Rawson answers your questions and has tips for caring for your dog during the sub-zero temperatures.
1/16/202410 minutes, 14 seconds
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The Ray D'Arcy Show - 16/01/24

Ray is joined by an array of interesting guests.
1/16/20241 hour, 8 minutes, 23 seconds
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Bohemians F.C. Climate Change Officer

Sean McCabe, Head of Climate Justice and Sustainability at Bohs
1/16/202414 minutes, 49 seconds
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Deep Fake

Adrian Weckler, Technology Editor, Sunday Independent
1/16/202415 minutes, 39 seconds
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Graham Norton

Ray is joined by the one and only Graham Norton.
1/15/202421 minutes, 11 seconds
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Scream Club

Ciara McDonnell, holistic practitioner and Scream Club founder joins Ray to tell him about her club that invites participants to release their frustrations in the sea with a good aul' roar.
1/15/20249 minutes, 35 seconds
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Pricewatch - Conor Pope

Conor Pope is back to tackle your consumer concerns.
1/15/20248 minutes, 57 seconds
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Pricewatch - Conor Pope

Conor Pope is back to tackle your consumer concerns.
1/15/20248 minutes, 57 seconds
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Scream Club

Ciara McDonnell, holistic practitioner and Scream Club founder joins Ray to tell him about her club that invites participants to release their frustrations out to sea with a good aul' roar.
1/15/20249 minutes, 35 seconds
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The Ray D'Arcy Show 15/1/24

Ray is joined by an array of interesting guests
1/15/20241 hour, 11 minutes, 10 seconds
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Graham Norton

Ray is joined by the one and only Graham Norton.
1/15/202421 minutes, 11 seconds
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Tenors Singing with Conan O'Brien

Ronan Tynan joins Ray to tell us about Conan O'Brien's impromptu performance of 'Danny Boy' in Dublin's Whelans with The Three Tenors last night.
1/12/20248 minutes, 3 seconds
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The Ray D'Arcy Show - 12/1/24

Ray is joined by an array of interesting guests
1/12/20241 hour, 9 minutes, 5 seconds
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Tidy Mouse Update

Rodney Holbrook, a man who has a mouse tidying up his shed, joins Ray to give us an update on Mousewatch.
1/12/20247 minutes, 47 seconds
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Eurosong Reveal

Next in Line join Ray to unveil their new song 'Love Like Us' for the Eurosong contest.
1/12/20249 minutes, 38 seconds
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Saltburn- Murder on the Dancefloor

Sophie Ellis Bextor joins Ray to speak about how her musical hit has made a huge comeback.
1/12/20249 minutes, 13 seconds
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Tidy Mouse Update

Rodney Holbrook, a man who has a mouse tidying up his shed, joins Ray to give us an update on Mousewatch.
1/12/20247 minutes, 47 seconds
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Eurosong Reveal

Next in Line join Ray to unveil their new song 'Love Like Us' for the Eurosong contest.
1/12/20249 minutes, 38 seconds
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Tenors Singing with Conan O'Brien

Ronan Tynan joins Ray to tell us about Conan O'Brien's impromptu performance of 'Danny Boy' with The Three Tenors in Whelans last night.
1/12/20248 minutes, 3 seconds
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Saltburn- Murder on the Dancefloor

Sophie Ellis Bextor joins Ray to speak about how her musical hit has made a huge comeback.
1/12/20249 minutes, 13 seconds
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Eurosong Reveal

EuroSong Entrant Bambi Thug introduces their song 'Doomsday Blues'.
1/11/202411 minutes
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Young Scientist Exhibition

Ray is joined by Sinead Ní Uallacháin, RTÉ Reporter to tell us what new ideas are emerging from our country's young scientists.
1/11/202424 minutes, 15 seconds
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Running after a parkinsons diagnosis

Ray is joined by Bernie O'Brien who tells us about overcoming multiple diagnoses and a hip replacement by engaging in exercise.
1/11/20249 minutes, 8 seconds
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EuroSong Reveal - JyellowL

EuroSong Entrant JyellowL introduces his song 'Judas'
1/10/202412 minutes, 19 seconds
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EuroSong Reveal - Isabella Kearney

Eurosong Entrant Isabella Kearney joins Ray to introduce her song 'Let Me Be The Fire'
1/10/202410 minutes, 21 seconds
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Irish Magician chosen by Simon Cowell for America's Got Talent: Fantasy League

Cillian O'Connor and his mother Elaine join Ray to tell us about how he was hand-picked to appear as a finalist for the American talent show.
1/10/20249 minutes, 8 seconds
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Colour Mapping

Maria Macklen joins Ray to talk us through selecting the best colour choices for your complection.
1/10/202412 minutes, 43 seconds
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Colour Mapping

Maria Macklen joins Ray to talk us through selecting the best colour choices for your complection.
1/10/202412 minutes, 43 seconds
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Irish Magician chosen by Simon Cowell for America's Got Talent: Fantasy League

Cillian O'Connor and his mother Elaine join Ray to tell us about how he was hand-picked to appear as a finalist for the American talent show.
1/10/20249 minutes, 8 seconds
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EuroSong Reveal - JyellowL

EuroSong Entrant JyellowL introduces his song 'Judas'
1/10/202412 minutes, 19 seconds
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EuroSong Reveal - Isabella Kearney

Eurosong Entrant Isabella Kearney joins Ray to introduce her song 'Let Me Be The Fire'
1/10/202410 minutes, 21 seconds
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The Ray D'Arcy Show - 10/1/24

Ray is joined by an array of interesting guests
1/10/20241 hour, 9 minutes, 41 seconds
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Second Eurosong Hopeful Reveal - AILSHA

Every day this week we will reveal one of the entries to be selected as Ireland's Eurosong. Today its AILSHA with her song 'Go Tobann'
1/9/202410 minutes, 22 seconds
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Miniature Masterpieces: 100 Years of Irish Stamps

Stephen Ferguson, An Post Archivist and Curator
1/9/202416 minutes, 35 seconds
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Get the Garden ready for Spring

Founder of GIY, Mick Kelly joins us from Waterford to plant some ideas in our minds to prepare our gardens for Spring
1/9/202412 minutes, 14 seconds
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Miniature Masterpieces: 100 Years of Irish Stamps

Stephen Ferguson, An Post Archivist and Curator
1/9/202416 minutes, 35 seconds
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The Ray D'Arcy Show - 9/1/24

Ray is joined by an array of interesting guests
1/9/20241 hour, 9 minutes, 29 seconds
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Get the Garden ready for Spring

Founder of GIY, Mick Kelly joins us from Waterford to plant some ideas in our minds to prepare our gardens for Spring
1/9/202412 minutes, 14 seconds
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Second Eurosong Hopeful Reveal - AILSHA

Every day this week we will reveal one of the entries to be selected as Ireland's Eurosong. Today its AILSHA with her song 'Go Tobann'
1/9/202410 minutes, 22 seconds
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Pricewatch - Online Banks

Consumer Champion Conor Pope from The Irish Times tackles your consumer issues.
1/8/202413 minutes, 27 seconds
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First Eurosong Hopeful Reveal - Erica Cody

Every day this week we will reveal one of the entries to be selected as Ireland's Eurosong. Today it's Erica Cody with her song "Love Me Like I Do"
1/8/202412 minutes, 8 seconds
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The Welsh Tidy Mouse & No, its not a Disney Movie

Rodney Holbrook, Retired Postman, Eanna Ní Lamhna, Environmentalist and Biology.
1/8/202410 minutes, 36 seconds
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Golden Globes awash with the Irish

Jenn Gannon, Pop Culture Journalist and a former teacher of Cillian Murphy join Ray to discuss last nights Golden Globes where the Irish contingent was strong.
1/8/202413 minutes, 48 seconds
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The Ray D'Arcy Show - 8/1/24

Ray is joined by an array of interesting guests
1/8/20241 hour, 14 minutes, 20 seconds
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First Eurosong Hopeful Reveal - Erica Cody

Every day this week we will reveal one of the entries to be selected as Ireland's Eurosong. Today it's Erica Cody with her song "Love Me Like I Do"
1/8/202412 minutes, 8 seconds
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Golden Globes awash with the Irish

Jenn Gannon, Pop Culture Journalist and a former teacher of Cillian Murphy join Ray to discuss last nights Golden Globes where the Irish contingent was strong.
1/8/202413 minutes, 48 seconds
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The Welsh Tidy Mouse & No, its not a Disney Movie

Rodney Holbrook, Retired Postman who filmed a mouse tidying his shed is joined by Eanna Ní Lamhna, Environmentalist and Biology who sheds some light on the fascinating behaviour of the mouse.
1/8/202410 minutes, 36 seconds
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Pricewatch - Online Banks

Consumer Champion Conor Pope from The Irish Times tackles your consumer issues.
1/8/202413 minutes, 27 seconds
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Ireland's Eurovision Entry - Colm O'Regan - Daire Gorman - Niall McNamee

Michael Kealy, RTÉ's Eurovision boss, joins Ray as Ireland picks its song for Eurovision 2024. Comedian and writer Colm O'Regan stops by for a catch up. Viral Liverpool fan Daire Gorman shares his incredible story. Niall McNamee chats and plays a couple of songs live in studio.
1/5/20241 hour, 18 minutes, 49 seconds
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Ireland's Eurosong Selection Process has begun

Michael Kealy, RTÉ's Eurosong boss, joins Ray as Ireland prepares to pick its song for Eurovision 2024 in Sweden. All six finalists will have their songs played on The Ray D'Arcy Show next week.
1/5/202414 minutes, 3 seconds
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Daire Gorman

Daire Gorman, the Liverpool fan who went viral after singing 'You'll Never Walk Alone' and meeting Jurgen Klopp and the team, joins Ray to share his amazing story.
1/5/202410 minutes, 51 seconds
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Niall McNamee

Singer-songwriter Niall McNamee joins Ray to chat and play a couple of songs ahead of his appearance at 'Your Roots Are Showing' in Dundalk this month.
1/5/202411 minutes, 14 seconds
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Dermot Bannon - Aoife Scott - Mariia Koshyrenkova

Dermot Bannon is here to tell Ray about the new series of 'Room to Improve'. Singer-songwriter Aoife Scott joins Ray to chat and play a couple of songs accompanied by her band. Mariia Koshyrenkova arrived in Ireland from Ukraine a year ago and she has now created a charity calendar called 'Paws from Ukraine'.
1/4/20241 hour, 19 minutes, 48 seconds
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Aoife Scott

Singer-songwriter Aoife Scott joins Ray to chat and play a couple of songs accompanied by Andy Meaney (guitar) and Michael Harrison (fiddle). Featuring Aoife's composition 'Spanish Point' and a cover of Neil Young's 'Ohio'.
1/4/202413 minutes, 26 seconds
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Mariia Koshyrenkova

Just over a year ago, Mariia Koshyrenkova arrived in Ireland from Ukraine. She became a student in Coláiste Dhúlaigh College of Further Education in Kilbarrack and under the mentorship of tutor Sharon McIlvenna, she’s created a new calendar 'Paws from Ukraine'. For more information, visit PawsfromUkraine on Instagram.
1/4/202410 minutes, 41 seconds
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Dermot Bannon

'Room to Improve' returns to our screens this Sunday for a brand new season and Dermot Bannon is here to tell Ray all about it. You can catch it on Sunday 7th January from 9.30pm on RTÉ One and RTÉ Player.
1/4/202423 minutes, 42 seconds
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First Fortnight Festival - Tiny Homes - Conor Pope - Pricewatch

Ruth Fitzmaurice, author of the book “I Found My Tribe”, joins Ray ahead of her appearance at this year’s “First Fortnight” festival in Dublin; Emma O’Hagan joins us from Leitrim where she and her partner have built a tiny home; and Conor Pope is back to help with all your consumer queries.
1/3/20241 hour, 21 minutes, 25 seconds
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Ruth Fitzmaurice

Ruth Fitzmaurice was the author of the book “I Found My Tribe” about finding solace in the cold waters of the Irish Sea after her husband Simon was diagnosed with Motor Neuron Disease. Ruth will speak at this year’s “First Fortnight” festival in Dublin
1/3/202427 minutes, 39 seconds
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Tiny Homes

Many of you know someone who is struggling to buy a home, whether it’s a niece, nephew, son or daughter. Emma O’Hagan joins us from Leitrim where she and her partner have taken matters into their own hands by building a tiny home.
1/3/20249 minutes, 11 seconds
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Conor Pope - Pricewatch

Conor is back to help with all your consumer queries.
1/3/20248 minutes, 56 seconds
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Parenting with Colman Noctor - Saving Pelé's Football Boots - World Philosophy Day

Joe Humphreys, author of the Irish Times' Unthinkable philosophy column joins Ray to celebrate World Philosophy Day. Conservator Kayleigh Spring tells Ray about how she restored the boots of Pelé and George Best. And Dr Colman Noctor answers your parenting issues.
1/2/20241 hour, 20 minutes, 49 seconds
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Parenting with Colman Noctor

Dr Colman Noctor, Child and Adolescent Psychotherapist, joins Ray in studio to answer your parenting issues
1/2/202411 minutes, 23 seconds
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Philosophy 2024 with Joe Humphreys

Joe Humphreys, Assistant News Editor at The Irish Times and writer of the Unthinkable philosophy column, joins Ray to talk about reinventing yourself in 2024 with the advice of the great Philosophers
1/2/202420 minutes, 58 seconds
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Saving Pelé's Football Boots

Kayleigh Spring, an object curator at the Conservation and Museums Advisory Service in England, tells Ray about how she restored the boots of Pelé and George Best.
1/2/202412 minutes, 39 seconds
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Laura De Barra - Last Minute Advice from our Gaff Goddess

Some little magical home tips to help you through the Christmas day madness with ease!
12/21/202310 minutes, 42 seconds
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Alison Spittle

Alison Spittle comes in for a chat and a laugh with Ray after a fab year for the comedian.
12/20/20239 minutes, 57 seconds
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Have Yourself An Air-Fried Little Christmas

Gina Daly from The Daily Dish and proud owner of not one, not two but 7 air-fryers joins Ray to sing the gadget's praises for taking the stress out of Christmas dinner prep.
12/20/202311 minutes, 8 seconds
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Shane Culloty - The Wisp Sings

Shane chats to Ray about his song The Wisp Sings which has become a social media phenomenon
12/20/20239 minutes, 15 seconds
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Emotions are flying high at Dublin Airport

Sinéad Ní Uallacháin is at the busy and buzzy Dublin Airport!
12/20/202316 minutes, 8 seconds
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Shane Culloty - The Wisp Sings

Shane chats to Ray about his song The Wisp Sings which has become a social media phenomenon
12/20/20239 minutes, 15 seconds
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Have Yourself An Air-Fried Little Christmas

Gina Daly from The Daily Dish and proud owner of not one, not two but 7 air-fryers joins Ray to sing the gadget's praises for taking the stress out of Christmas dinner prep.
12/20/202311 minutes, 8 seconds
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The Ray D'Arcy Show 21/12/23

Ray is joined by an array of interesting guests
12/20/20231 hour, 9 minutes, 38 seconds
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Emotions are flying high at Dublin Airport

Sinéad Ní Uallacháin is at the busy and buzzy Dublin Airport!
12/20/202316 minutes, 8 seconds
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Alison Spittle

Alison Spittle comes in for a chat and a laugh with Ray after a fab year for the comedian.
12/20/20239 minutes, 57 seconds
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The Ray D’Arcy Show Christmas Special with the RTÉ Concert Orchestra

A star-studded cast of Tom Dunne, Cathy Davey, Faye O'Rourke, Jerry Fish, Niamh Kavanagh and Shobsy accompany the incredible RTÉ Concert Orchestra perform a beautiful array of festive classics.
12/19/20231 hour, 20 minutes, 56 seconds
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Dublin Airport is in full Christmas mode: What you need to know if your coming or going or meeting loved ones

DAA Media Relations Manager Graeme McQueen has lots of tips for this special time at the airport and how to make it a smoother experience for you and your loved ones who are arriving and departing.
12/18/20235 minutes, 48 seconds
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Perfect your roast potatoes for the big day with Kevin Dundon's masterclass

Kevin Dundon is here to impart his knowledge for creating the perfect roasties for your Christmas dinner.
12/18/20237 minutes, 2 seconds
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"Fairytale of New York: The Story of a Christmas Classic"

Paula Shields who researched the programme that told the back story of the famous song Fairytale of New York.
12/18/202314 minutes, 55 seconds
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A Christmassy Pricewatch with Conor Pope - A TV Connection Crisis and Bargainous Brussel Sprouts & Turkeys

Conor joins Ray to tackle some Christmassy consumer issues.
12/18/202312 minutes, 25 seconds
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Catherine's Christmas Cake Crisis Call Centre

Catherine Leyden, creator of the most desirable recipe we have ever had on the show. The 2 Pound Loaf Pan Christmas Cake.
12/15/202310 minutes, 43 seconds
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Catherine's Christmas Cake Crisis Call Centre

Catherine Leyden, creator of the most desirable recipe we have ever had on the show. The 2 Pound Loaf Pan Christmas Cake.
12/15/202310 minutes, 43 seconds
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Gift a Book - Ruth Ennis

Ray is joined by Book Gifting Assistant from Children’s Books Ireland, Ruth Ennis to talk about their 'Gift a Book' campaign!
12/14/20233 minutes, 52 seconds
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The Folklore of Wexford

Ray is joined in studio by Writer from Newfoundland Ida Linehan & Wexford Folklore Expert Michael Fortune to chat about Michael's new book, 'The Folklore of Wexford'.
12/14/202310 minutes, 53 seconds
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Irish Sweet Survey - Elaine Horan

Ray chats to Elaine Horan about her Irish Sweet Survey, where she is examining tubs of Roses, Quality Street, Cadbury’s Heroes, and Celebrations and following what pattern of chocolates are filling the tubs and tins we most purchase!
12/14/202310 minutes, 59 seconds
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Christmas Community Initiatives

Ray chats to Geraldine Monaghan who runs CarePack.ie, which sends out packages to residents in nursing homes. Teenager Maurice Curtin tells us how he made and sold Christmas decorations to make a donation to Kindness Krew. And Eoin Derham chats about his goal to smash the World Record for the most amount of Christmas jumpers worn at one time!
12/14/202310 minutes, 48 seconds
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The Folklore of Wexford

Ray is joined in studio by Writer from Newfoundland Ida Linehan & Wexford Folklore Expert Michael Fortune to chat about Michael's new book, 'The Folklore of Wexford'.
12/14/202310 minutes, 53 seconds
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Gift a Book - Ruth Ennis

Ray is joined by Book Gifting Assistant from Children’s Books Ireland, Ruth Ennis to talk about their 'Gift A Book' campaign!
12/14/202317 minutes, 16 seconds
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Irish Sweet Survey - Elaine Horan

Ray chats to Elaine Horan about her Irish Sweet Survey, where she is examining tubs of Roses, Quality Street, Cadbury’s Heroes, and Celebrations and following what pattern of chocolates are filling the tubs and tins we most purchase!
12/14/202312 minutes, 9 seconds
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The Ray D'Arcy Show 14.12.2023

Ray is joined by an array of interesting guests.
12/14/20231 hour, 6 minutes, 1 second
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Christmas Community Initiatives

Ray chats to Geraldine Monaghan who runs CarePack.ie, which sends out packages to residents in nursing homes. Teenager Maurice Curtin tells us how he made and sold Christmas decorations to make a donation to Kindness Krew. And Eoin Derham chats about his goal to smash the World Record for the most amount of Christmas jumpers worn at one time!
12/14/202310 minutes, 48 seconds
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Community Christmas Initiatives

Ray chats to Rian Gleeson from St. Oliver’s NS in Killarney about their Christmas Video & Anne Marie O’Mahoney from Coláiste Bríde Templeshannon in Enniscorthy about her Caring and Safeguarding the Elderly pamphlet!
12/13/202312 minutes, 17 seconds
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Fostering Animals at Christmas - DSPCA

Ray is joined by Gillian Bird who is the Head of Education and Media at DSPCA, to chat about fostering animals for Christmas.
12/13/202311 minutes, 8 seconds
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Chocolate Cake - Rachel Allen

Ray is joined on the line by chef Rachel Allen to discuss her chocolate cake recipe!
12/13/20238 minutes, 3 seconds
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Ice Skating - Sinéad Ní Uallacháin

Ray is joined by our reporter Sinéad Ní Uallacháin who's in Dún Laoghaire with Darragh Hancox to chat about Ireland’s newest and biggest ice rink, as well as people's favourite Christmas activities,
12/13/202317 minutes, 25 seconds
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Chocolate Cake - Rachel Allen

Ray is joined on the line by chef Rachel Allen to discuss her chocolate cake recipe!
12/13/20238 minutes, 3 seconds
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The Ray D'Arcy Show - 13.12.23

Ray is joined by an array of interesting guests.
12/13/20231 hour, 11 minutes, 24 seconds
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Community Christmas Initiatives

Ray chats to Rian Gleeson from St. Oliver’s NS in Killarney about their Christmas Video & Anne Marie O’Mahoney from Coláiste Bríde Templeshannon in Enniscorthy about her Caring and Safeguarding the Elderly pamphlet!
12/13/202312 minutes, 17 seconds
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Fostering Animals at Christmas - DSPCA

Ray is joined by Gillian Bird who is the Head of Education and Media at DSPCA, to chat about fostering animals for Christmas.
12/13/202311 minutes, 8 seconds
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Ice Skating - Sinéad Ní Uallacháin

Ray is joined by our reporter Sinéad Ní Uallacháin who's in Dún Laoghaire with Darragh Hancox to chat about Ireland’s newest and biggest ice rink, as well as people's favourite Christmas activities,
12/13/202317 minutes, 25 seconds
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Ray's Kitchen - Christmas Cake Cookalong - Part 1

This morning Ray brought a microphone into his own kitchen while he tackled the much sought after recipe from Catherine Leyden for a 2 Pound Loaf Christmas Cake.
12/12/202311 minutes, 13 seconds
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Broken Choo Choo Appeal

Carmel is looking for your help to find someone who can fix an old train set.
12/12/20239 minutes, 39 seconds
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Healthcare for homeless people

Ann-Marie Lawlee, Clinical Nurse Manager in Inclusion Health in St James' Hospital Dublin.
12/12/202314 minutes, 1 second
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Linda Martin - Rapunzel - Pantos and Pets

Eurovision Legend starring in the Liberty Hall Panto Linda Martin.
12/12/202313 minutes, 2 seconds
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Linda Martin - Rapunzel - Pantos and Pets

Eurovision Legend starring in the Liberty Hall Panto Linda Martin.
12/12/202313 minutes, 2 seconds
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Ray's Kitchen - Christmas Cake Cookalong - Part 1

This morning Ray brought a microphone into his own kitchen while he tackled the much sought after recipe from Catherine Leyden for a 2 Pound Loaf Christmas Cake.
12/12/202311 minutes, 13 seconds
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Broken Choo Choo Appeal

Carmel is looking for your help to find someone who can fix an old train set.
12/12/20239 minutes, 39 seconds
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Healthcare for homeless people

Ann-Marie Lawlee, Clinical Nurse Manager in Inclusion Health in St James' Hospital Dublin.
12/12/202314 minutes, 1 second
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The Ray D'Arcy Show - 12.12.23

Ray is joined by an array of interesting guests.
12/12/20231 hour, 9 minutes, 5 seconds
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Former Miss Ireland Pamela Uba's struggles with her hair

Pamela tells Ray about the relationship she has with her hair and why she ended up having a hair transplant.
12/11/202317 minutes, 54 seconds
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Conor Pope's Top Money-saving Tips this Christmas

Conor Pope, Consumer Champion, The Irish Times.
12/11/20239 minutes, 52 seconds
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Community Christmas Initiatives

Ray hears about some Crocheters and knitters in the community of Ringsend at home and abroad who have come together to crochet not one but two Christmas trees for locals to enjoy and The Santa Truck spreading joy to children to raise money for Laura Lynn.
12/11/20236 minutes, 44 seconds
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Golden Globes - Irish Nominees

Pop-Culture journalist Jenn Gannon, joins us to chat about the nominations that were just announced and what skin we Irish have in the game.
12/11/20235 minutes, 24 seconds
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Former Miss Ireland Pamela Uba's struggles with her hair

Pamela tells Ray about the relationship she has with her hair and why she ended up having a hair transplant.
12/11/202317 minutes, 54 seconds
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Community Christmas Initiatives

Ray hears about some Crocheters and knitters in the community of Ringsend at home and abroad who have come together to crochet not one but two Christmas trees for locals to enjoy and The Santa Truck spreading joy to children to raise money for Laura Lynn.
12/11/20236 minutes, 44 seconds
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The Ray D'Arcy Show - 11/12/23

Ray is joined by an array of interesting guests.
12/11/20231 hour, 8 minutes, 33 seconds
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Golden Globes - Irish Nominees

Pop-Culture journalist Jenn Gannon joins us to chat about the nominations that were just announced and what skin we Irish have in the game.
12/11/20235 minutes, 24 seconds
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Conor Pope's Top Money-saving Tips this Christmas

Conor Pope, Consumer Champion, The Irish Times.
12/11/20239 minutes, 52 seconds
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Neil Delamere

Comedian Neil Delamere chats to Ray about the joy of air travel.
12/8/20234 minutes, 25 seconds
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Pauline McLynn and Noel Fitzpatrick

Animal lovers Pauline McLynn and Super Vet Noel Fitzpatrick.
12/8/202310 minutes, 58 seconds
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Dustin the Turkey

Dustin the Turkey makes an appearance in Dublin Castle.
12/8/20235 minutes, 17 seconds
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Pat Shortt

Comedian Pat Shortt in Dublin Castle.
12/8/20236 minutes, 2 seconds
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An Post Christmas Dates and Advice

Anna McHugh, Head of Communications with An Post joins Ray for an update on the post service ahead of the Christmas rush.
12/6/202314 minutes, 7 seconds
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Tummy trouble around the festive season

Dr Deirdre O'Donovan, Consultant Gastroenterologist at Blackrock Clinic in Dublin
12/6/20239 minutes, 6 seconds
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Relationship Advice

Allison Keating and Ray O'Neill join Ray in studio to talk about all your relationship queries especially sibling relationships on Christmas Day.
12/6/202313 minutes, 36 seconds
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The Ray D'Arcy Show - 6/12/23

Ray is joined by an array of interesting guests that have plenty of advice and tips as Christmas approaches.
12/6/20231 hour, 14 minutes, 19 seconds
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Relationship Advice

Allison Keating and Ray O'Neill join Ray in studio to talk about all your relationship queries especially sibling relationships on Christmas Day.
12/6/202313 minutes, 36 seconds
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Tummy trouble around the festive season

Dr Deirdre O'Donovan, Consultant Gastroenterologist at Blackrock Clinic in Dublin
12/6/20239 minutes, 6 seconds
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An Post Christmas Dates and Advice

Anna McHugh, Head of Communications with An Post joins Ray for an update on the post service ahead of the Christmas rush.
12/6/202314 minutes, 7 seconds
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The dangers of decorating the tree at the most accident prone time of year.

Steve Cole, Executive Head of Policy Campaigns and Public Affairs from Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents joins Ray to tell us about the accidents we are most likely to suffer at this most accident-prone time of year.
12/5/20239 minutes, 56 seconds
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The dangers of decorating the tree at the most accident prone time of year.

Steve Cole, Executive Head of Policy Campaigns and Public Affairs from Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents joins Ray to tell us about the accidents we are most likely to suffer at this most accident-prone time of year.
12/5/20239 minutes, 56 seconds
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Sclimpíní - Circus Performers

Nathan, Shane and Sadhbh join Ray ahead of their show at The complex, Dublin from December 10th.
12/5/20238 minutes, 38 seconds
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Being pro-active against loneliness

Brendan Kilkenny emailed us about his experience of loneliness and the steps he has taken to tackle it.
12/5/202319 minutes, 42 seconds
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The Ray D'Arcy Show - 05/12/23

Ray is joined by an array of interesting guests.
12/5/20231 hour, 8 minutes, 46 seconds
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Book: Dear Gay

Gay Byrne's Daughter Suzy joins Ray as we delve into the archives of his radio programme and hear the incredible stories of his listeners who wrote to him.
12/4/202337 minutes, 48 seconds
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Pricewatch - Prizebonds

Conor Pope is back to tackle your consumer queries.
12/4/20236 minutes, 58 seconds
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David Gray - Whelans gigs

David Gray joins Ray to announce a very special set of shows at Whelan's in Dublin where he played his first Irish show 30 years ago.
12/4/20239 minutes, 8 seconds
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The Ray D'Arcy Show - 4/12/23

Ray is joined by an array of interesting guests including David Gray and Gay Byrne's daughter Suzy who has compiled a beautiful book of the letters his listeners wrote to him.
12/4/20231 hour, 9 minutes, 49 seconds
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The Great Reindeer Rescue

Author Stephen Mangan and his sister and Illustrator Anita Mangan
12/1/202313 minutes, 2 seconds
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The Ray D'Arcy Show 01/12/2023

Ray is joined by an array of interesting guests.
12/1/20231 hour, 1 minute, 57 seconds
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Gaiety Panto - Cinderella's Ugly Sisters

The Ugly Sisters Aisling Breen and Linzi Cowap join Ray in studio.
12/1/20238 minutes, 10 seconds
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Sinéad Ní Uallacháin visits a Christmas Tree Farm

Sinéad has been out and about in County Wicklow chatting shoppers hunting down the perfect real tree from Christy at Kavanagh's Christmas Tree Farm.
11/30/202318 minutes, 17 seconds
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Counsellor by Day - Panto Villian by Night

Cormac Costello, Stars in Beauty and the Beast at The Everyman Theatre, Cork.
11/30/202313 minutes, 55 seconds
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The Ray D'Arcy Show

Ray is joined by an array of interesting guests.
11/30/20231 hour, 6 minutes, 6 seconds
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The Ray D'Arcy Show - 29/11/2023

Ray is joined by an array of interesting guests including Now! That's What I Call Music superfan Rob Garvey.
11/29/20231 hour, 11 minutes, 49 seconds
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Brussel Sprouts : The art of growing the most contentious of vegetables

Paudie Hanifan produces over 200 tonnes of brussel sprouts each year and joins Ray on the line from Ballygarron Farm in Kerry
11/29/20238 minutes, 2 seconds
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Now! That's What I Call Music

Now! superfan Rob Garvey who own every single Now! That's What I Call Music album joins Ray on the 40th anniversary of the first compilation album.
11/29/202318 minutes, 30 seconds
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Patrick: A Young Traveller Lost

Ray is joined by Bernie Power who features in the documentary and gives his own account of his mental health journey and his sister Helena Power who works in Traveller Outreach
11/28/202323 minutes, 51 seconds
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The Ray D'Arcy Show 27/11/23

Ray is joined by an array of interesting guests.
11/28/20231 hour, 4 minutes, 3 seconds
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Pricewatch

Conor Pope, Consumer Champion, Irish Times.
11/28/202310 minutes, 56 seconds
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Nimble Fingers - Where it all began for the Toyshow

Patrick Staunton and his Son join Ray to chat about their magical toy shop and it's connection to the Toy Show.
11/24/20238 minutes, 13 seconds
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The Ray D'Arcy Show - 24.11.23

Ray is joined by an array of interesting guests including Singer Eleanor McEvoy, Comedian Bernard O'Shea and Catherine Leyden.
11/24/20231 hour, 2 minutes, 54 seconds
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Christmas cake and Toy Show snacks

Catherine Leyden is back to tell us how she got on creating a spot on recipe for a 2 pound loaf tin Christmas cake and our own Niamh brings Ray some snack combos to try ahead of the Toy Show.
11/24/202313 minutes, 55 seconds
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Catch-up with Bernard O'Shea

Bernard joins Ray in studio for some laughs and chat.
11/24/202311 minutes, 8 seconds
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Pre-historic women hunted just as much as men

Ray is joined by Cara Ocobock, from the University of Notre Dame in the US, a co-author of a new study which suggests that prehistoric women frequently engaged in hunting as much as men and their anatomy also made them better suited for it.
11/24/202315 minutes, 41 seconds
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The Ray D'Arcy Show - 23.11.23

Ray is joined by an array of interesting guests.
11/24/20231 hour, 9 minutes, 52 seconds
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Dublin Story Slam

Comedian & Author Colm O'Regan joined Ray in studio to chat about the event where people get up on stage and share a good story.
11/23/20239 minutes, 26 seconds
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The Ray D'Arcy Show - 23/11/23

Ray is joined by an array of interesting guests.
11/23/20231 hour, 11 minutes, 58 seconds
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Ashleigh House

Georgina O'Neill and Leandra O'Malley join Ray to talk about the amazing work they do with Women and their children at Ashleigh House.
11/23/20238 minutes, 21 seconds
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The Ray D'Arcy Show 21/11/23

Ray is joined by an array of interesting guests including Dublin Hip Hop artist Nealo.
11/22/20231 hour, 6 minutes, 52 seconds
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Dublin Hip-Hop Artist Nealo

Nealo joins Ray in studio to chat about his music career so far and his latest album.
11/22/202316 minutes, 30 seconds
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TG4's New Travel Presenter

Barra Ó hÉineacháin joins Ray to talk about his love of gaeilge and his new gig as a travel presenter on TG4
11/22/202310 minutes, 50 seconds
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Ireland and Loneliness

Ann Marie Creavan, Psychologist, University of Limerick joins Ray to talk about Ireland's high rates of loneliness.
11/22/202315 minutes, 20 seconds
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The Ray D'Arcy Show - 20/11/23

Ray is joined by an array of interesting guests including Author Louise Nealon and Caring Dentist of the Year Dr. Adrianne Dolan.
11/20/20231 hour, 12 minutes, 40 seconds
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One Dublin One Book - Snowflake

Author Louise Nealon joins Ray to chat about the success of her debut novel.
11/20/202317 minutes, 39 seconds
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Pricewatch

Our resident consumer champion Conor Pope is back to tackle your consumer concerns ahead of Black Friday.
11/20/202312 minutes, 29 seconds
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Colgate Caring Dentist of the Year 2023

Mother of three children with special needs Gill Hyland tells us why she nominated Dr. Adrianne Dolan who was named Caring Dentist of the Year. Adrianne is with Ray in studio to chat about her work.
11/20/20238 minutes, 10 seconds
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A Place to Play: The people and stories behind 101 GAA Grounds

Humphrey Kelleher joins Ray to chat about his book featuring the history behind the many GAA grounds around the country.
11/15/202313 minutes, 55 seconds
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Beat the train for Down-syndrome Ireland

Ian Robinson is the organiser of a fundraising run on the Waterford Greenway with a bit of a twist.
11/15/20236 minutes, 9 seconds
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Book: Juniper's Christmas

Eoin Colfer and Niall Colfer join Ray to chat about Eoin's new gorgeous Christmas tale, Juniper's Christmas and Niall's new song.
11/15/202314 minutes, 25 seconds
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The Crown - Final Season

Jennie Bond BBC Royal Correspondent joins Ray to chat about the latest and final season of The Crown
11/15/20239 minutes, 45 seconds
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The Ray D'Arcy Show - 15/11/23

Ray is joined by an array of interesting guests including BBC Royal Correspondent Jennie Bond who tells us about the latest and final season of The Crown and our very own Niamh goes head to head against Chat GPT in composing an ode to her hot water bottle.
11/15/20231 hour, 7 minutes, 18 seconds
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The Ray D'Arcy Show - 14/11/23

Ray is joined by an array of interesting guests including the First Dates couple who have just welcomed their first dates baby.
11/15/20231 hour, 15 minutes, 24 seconds
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First Dates First Baby

Carla & Shez from First Dates have welcomed a baby after finding love on in the First Dates restaurant.
11/15/20239 minutes, 3 seconds
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Volcanic Activity in Iceland - Rescuing Animals from Grindavik

49 cats, 4 hamsters, 90 carrier pigeons, sheep, frogs, and peacocks were rescued from Grindavik town in Iceland yesterday by Sandra Jóhannsdóttir and other women who are all volunteers with Dyrfinna Charity.
11/15/20236 minutes, 40 seconds
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Irish Playgrounds

Michelle Bergin, Occupational Therapist and Sinéad Ní Bhradaigh, Teacher in Galway Educate Together National School join Ray to talk about ways to improve the school playground experience for our children.
11/15/202316 minutes, 15 seconds
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Parenting Advice - Dr Colman Noctor

Dr. Colman Noctor, Child and Adolescent Psychotherapist is back to answer your parenting questions
11/15/202310 minutes, 43 seconds
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Beetroot harvest saved by acts of kindness

Today is World Kindness Day and Sandra Burns, of Joe’s Farm Crisps, a small family business based in Killeagh, East Cork has a lovely story of kindness that happened to them over the weekend
11/14/20236 minutes, 30 seconds
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Brian Kerr celebrates St Patrick's Athletic Cup win

Ray chats to Former Ireland International soccer manager and St Pat's super-fan Brian Kerr after their win over Bohemians in the Aviva last night.
11/14/202315 minutes, 24 seconds
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The Ray D'Arcy Show 13/11/23

Ray is joined by an array of interesting guests including former Ireland soccer manager and St. Patricks Athletic super-fan Brian Kerr after last night's Cup Final win over Bohemians.
11/14/20231 hour, 9 minutes, 57 seconds
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Pricewatch

Conor Pope is back to answer more of your consumer questions including the divisive topic of how much you should gift as a wedding guest.
11/14/202310 minutes, 9 seconds
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Storm Debi

John Sweeny, Emeritus Professor of Climatology at Maynooth University chats to Ray about why we are seeing so many storms these days.
11/14/20239 minutes, 46 seconds
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Ideal World - The Civic Theatre

Stars of the play 'Ideal World' join Ray for a chat ahead of the show.
11/10/202310 minutes, 9 seconds
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MAMMA MIA!

Judy Craymer, Creator and Producer of MAMMA MIA!
11/10/202317 minutes, 45 seconds
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The Ray D'Arcy Show 10/11/23

Ray is joined by an array of interesting guests including the Creator and Producer of MAMMA MIA! Judy Cramer and stars of a new play at The Civic Theatre 'Ideal World'.
11/10/202339 minutes, 49 seconds
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Cácaí Aoibhín

Aoibhín from Gweedore who has been baking since she was 8 is soon to be the face of a new children’s cookery show on Cúla 4.
11/10/20237 minutes, 3 seconds
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The Venus Fly-Trap

Ciarán Burke from Johnstown Garden Centre tells Ray about the fascinating carnivorous plant, the venus fly-trap which features in the new John Lewis Christmas advert.
11/10/20237 minutes, 31 seconds
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The Ray D'Arcy Show 09/11/23

Ray is joined by an array of interesting guests including Ciarán from Johnstown Garden Centre who tells us about the fascinating venus fly-trap which features in the new John Lewis Christmas advert, a couple who just got married at the site of their first date in Bewleys's on Grafton Street and an inspiring young baker from Gweedore.
11/10/20231 hour, 9 minutes, 41 seconds
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Letters From the Front

Ollie Hennessy and Don O'Connor join Ray to chat about their new Irish musical, Letters From the Front.
11/10/202312 minutes, 39 seconds
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Wedding Bells at Bewley's

Sarah Brittain and Luke Carton join Ray having married in the location of their first date, Bewley's on Grafton Street.
11/10/202316 minutes, 36 seconds
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Jason Byrne

Ray is joined by comedian Jason Byrne as he launches his new book Memoirs of a Wonky-eyed Man - The Dad Knows Best Years.
11/8/202322 minutes, 30 seconds
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Relationship Advice

Ray is joined by our relationship experts Psychologist Allison Keating and Psychoanalyst Ray O’Neill.
11/8/202310 minutes, 40 seconds
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The Ray D'Arcy Show - 08/11/23

Ray is joined by an array of interesting guests including comedian Jason Byrne, John Dixon who experienced hearing loss and our relationship advice experts Psychologist Allison Keating and Psychoanalyst Ray O’Neill.
11/8/20231 hour, 10 minutes, 5 seconds
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Hearing Loss

John Dixon shares his experience of hearing deterioration and how it affected his life.
11/8/20238 minutes, 3 seconds
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Book: The Year of the Locust

Ray is joined by the author of I Am Pilgrim ahead of the release of his new book.
11/8/202320 minutes, 45 seconds
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The Ray D'Arcy Show - 07/11/23

Ray is joined by an array of interesting guests includding Author of I Am Pilgrim Terry Hayes who has a new book, an Irish Chef in Japan breaking a world record and playwright Colin Murphy.