The moment you mention the word “Osteoporosis” men all over the country sigh in exasperation and think “nothing to do with me”. But hold on a minute, that’s not the case. St James hospital in Dublin is keen to get the message out that Osteoporosis is...
All Things are Vinyl
Ollie’s Place, a bar in Skerries, holds a vinyl night every Tuesday and there people can bring their own records and play them or choose from a vinyl library in the bar. Last night, Brenda in the company of Paul G, a true lover of the vinyl record,...
Mr. Gay Ireland
Earlier this week the 10th Mr. Gay Ireland was crowned. This all Ireland event promotes visibility for young gay people and safe sex awareness in cities, towns and communities, especially in rural Ireland.This years winner was Marcos Vinicus a 22 year...
Taste of Success
Tonight sees Episode 2 of 'The Taste of Success' TV show broadcast on RTE One -Tonight is the Connacht programme - and each Tuesday we are profiling just one of the contestants you will see on that night's show, so today it is the turn of Gabriel...
Tribute to Billie Barry
This year the Billie Barry Stage School celebrates its 50thanniversary - an incredible milestone from such humble beginnings. The Stage School presents “GOLD” at the Gaiety Theatre, opening tonight and running until the 1st November.
Oliver Callan the man of many voices is in studio with Derek this afternoon.
Bring Them Home For Christmas Competition
Derek,Brenda and Pat O'Mahony launch Bring them Home for Christmas Competition.
Many falconers will readily admit that they first took an interest in hawks after watching the movie 'Kes'. One such falconer is Sean Dennis from West Co. Dublin. Last week, Mooney Goes Wild reporter Terry Flanagan headed off with Sean, as he took his...
Colour My World Competition - Week 2 Winner
Brenda Donohue meets the second winner of the 2014 Mooney- Sunday World- Sunway Holidays Colour My World colouring competition!
Return Of Vendace Fish
The vendace is Britain’s rarest freshwater fish, and last month, more than a decade after being declared "locally extinct", two adult fish were found in Bassenthwaite Lake in north-west England. Dr. Ian Winfield is an ecologist who leads the annual...
Milking Trout For Caviar
Did you know that Ireland has its very own caviar? And that it comes from the humble trout? We sent our resident marine biologist Ken Whelan to see this caviar being made in Goatsbridge Trout Farm, ahead of the Savour Kilkenny Festival this weekend,...
Will you have a Christmas market in your city, town or village this winter? If so, we want to hear from you! E-mail us and tell us all about it - email@example.com!
Brenda meets members of the Dublin-Waterford Homeless Choir, as they rehearse in RTÉ ahead of the launch of their single 'High Hopes'...
Love On The Lines
Brian Robinson is the author of 'How To Meet Women On The Subway', about his experience of getting 500 dates by chatting up female passengers on the New York Subway. He joins us from New YOrk to tell us how, and Pat O’Mahony tries his technique on the...
Michael Jackson's Irish Driver
Ken Sweeney, Showbiz Editor of the Irish Sun, narrated and produced the PPI-Award winning RTÉ Radio 1 documentary 'Michael Jackson’s Irish Driver', and he's in studio to chat about crafting documentaries, meeting those Irish who knew Michael Jackson,...
Gavin Glynn, RIP
In June, Brenda visited the Glynn family in Wicklow; they urgently needed the help of our listeners to get their four-year old son Gavin a life saving operation in Houston, Texas. Yesterday Gavin very sadly lost the battle with the rare cancer that he...
Shackleton's Endurance is a performance that is being staged in the George Bernard Shaw Theatre in Carlow on Sunday night. It tells the story of Shackleton through spoken word, music and images. We sent Dr. Richard Collins, aficionado of all things...
Clearing Out The Family Home
For most of us the family home is a familiar base that we return to regularly for comfort. So what happens when when our parents pass or move away, and home has to be sold? Two people who have experienced this are columnist/ TV producer Anna Nolan,...
Fossett's Circus is to consider asking the Circuit Civil Court to appoint an examiner in a fortnight's time. Joseph Walsh, who is a Director of Hughes Blake Chartered Accountants, is the nominated examiner for Fossett's. Joining us in studio to talk...
The Taste Of Success
The Taste Of Success begins tonight at 20:30 on RTÉ One. In the new show, contestants will battle it out to get their food product on the supermarket shelves of LIDL and win a €100,000 prize fund. Tonight's show is set in the Leinster Region, so we...
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