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On Sunday with @MiriamOCal  at 10am ☕️ ⭐️ Colm Tóibín on the stage adaptation of his Booker prize novel The Blackwater Lightship ⭐️ Music and chat with sixth generation fiddler @ClareSandsCeol  ⭐️ @deborah_somorin  on the publication of her autobiography Believing in Me

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On Sunday's programme @MiriamOCal  spoke to @deborah_somorin  on the publication of her autobiography 'Believing in Me'.

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With many people waiting years for sight-saving cataract surgery, the "Belfast or Blind" Bus brings people from Cork and Kerry to the Kingsbridge Private Hospital in Northern Ireland for the procedure. @johncookeradio  joined bus #101  to find out more for @drivetimerte  4:30pm

💶 @SarahAMcInerney  explains what could be in store for you in tomorrow's budget. 💶 #Budget2023  @drivetimerte 

👊🏼 Almost 59 year old Cork man John “Kaká” Casey spoke to @TodaywithClaire  about his recent marathon in Berlin where he ran alongside @KAKA  🤩👏🏼 @TogherAC 

Our #Budget23  coverage continues now on @drivetimerte  until 7pm 💶

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Explaining the Northern Ireland Protocol in under 3 minutes 😅 @SarahAMcInerney  gives it a go 👩🏻‍🏫

Anna Crowe shares the story about her beautiful daughter Julie Crowe (18) who was sexually assaulted, drugged and raped in Greece last summer. Julie took her own life on November 4, 2019. Anna hopes by sharing their story it will prevent something like this happening again.

"How do you think it's immoral to bring a child with Down Syndrome into the world?" @RadioBrendanRTE  spoke with Professor Richard Dawkins who believes children with Down Syndrome can potentially increase the amount of suffering in the world. Listen back:

It's two years this summer since the death of 14 year-old, Noah Donohoe from Belfast. The PSNI ruled out foul play however, questions persist around the circumstances leading to his death. @BarryLenihan  spoke to Noah's auntie, Niamh and this report continues now on @drivetimerte 

Light up, light up As if you have a choice Even if you cannot hear my voice I'll be right beside you, dear. ✨ #ShineYourLight 

The feeling when 82,300 people sing Amhrán na bhFiann in @CrokePark  on All-Ireland day. There’s no feeling quite like it. #KKvTipp  #tippvkk 

On International Women's Day 2020 we remember our trail blazing colleague, Marian Finucane. Here she is back in 1991 reflecting on women's rights and the progress that still needed to be made. #IWD2020 

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