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Your working day is always better with a bit of craic in it, and Dermot and Dave are your guaranteed beam of daily light relief. They're always up for a laugh, mad for mad stories, and only too happy to slag themselves off as well - no sacred cows here. Guaranteed to leave you smiling all afternoon.

Your working day is always better with a bit of craic in it, and Dermot and Dave are your guaranteed beam of daily light relief. They're always up for a laugh, mad for mad stories, and only too happy to slag themselves off as well - no sacred cows here. Guaranteed to leave you smiling all afternoon.

Location:

Dublin, Ireland

Networks:

Communicorp

Description:

Your working day is always better with a bit of craic in it, and Dermot and Dave are your guaranteed beam of daily light relief. They're always up for a laugh, mad for mad stories, and only too happy to slag themselves off as well - no sacred cows here. Guaranteed to leave you smiling all afternoon.

Twitter:

@Dave98FM

Language:

English

Contact:

Level 3 South Block The Malt House Grand Canal Quay Dublin 2 1850 715 981


Episodes

History Is Made As First Flight Takes Place On Mars

4/19/2021
The past year has been absolutely massive for NASA, not only have they successfully landed rover Perseverance on the surface of Mars but they've now flown the first controlled flight on another planet. 'Ingenuity' is a small helicopter, around the size of a bread bin, which took flight on the red planet and managed to send back some incredible data and images. Space commentator Leo Enright joined Dermot and Dave as events were unfolding live and explained the significance of the event. You...

Duration:00:16:18

Are Silk Pillow Cases The Secret To Stopping Wrinkles?

4/19/2021
Silk pillow cases might feel like a luxury item, something for rich rappers and Mariah Carey but could they be a solution to wrinkles? Our favoruite expert on all things dermatology, The Skin Nerd aka Jennifer Rock, joined Dermot and Dave for a Mind Yourself Now special. Jennifer had top tips on teenage spots, dealing with post-baby skin woes and what to do if shaving your legs is causing irritation! You can get Jennifer's tips by clicking play below: [audio...

Duration:00:12:10

New Irish Sitcom Has Viewers Divided

4/19/2021
The brand new sitcom 'Frank of Ireland' landed on our screens over the weekend, and it's had telly fans divided. Written by and starring Brian and Domhnall Gleeson, it tells the story of 'Frank', a 32 year old Dubliner who hasn't managed to grow up yet. In Maria's Telly, our Maria revealed that she was such a fan of the show that she binged it in one go! Listeners were divided calling it everything from 'hilariously funny and rude' to 'utter muck'. Maria also had all the telly you need to...

Duration:00:08:58

'I Had To Do The Feeling To Start Healing': Mayo Woman On Living With Grief

4/19/2021
On the 30th of June 2017, Ciara O'Malley's life changed forever. Having recently moved to Vancouver with her partner David, Ciara was planning on celebrating her birthday on the beach with friends. Sadly, Ciara was given the news that David had been involved in a drowning accident in a lake near Calgary. It would be 10 months before David would be found. Throughout the long search for David, Ciara found some incredible signs that helped her carry on. These signs have continued to support her...

Duration:00:15:33

Dermot & Dave's Best Of Podcast-16/04

4/16/2021
Dermot & Dave's 'Ah Sure Lookit Wasn't That It' podcast is the perfect thing to keep you company over the weekend, whether you're out and about in the car, getting stuck into jobs at home or if you need to stick some earphones in for an hour to drown out the noise of your kids for some well deserved 'me time' (no judgement here!) Jam-packed full of all the bits you may have missed the Ah Sure Lookit Wasn't That It podcast is your one-stop shop for all things Dermot & Dave. This week,...

Duration:02:03:15

Meet The Irish Man Involved In The Netflix Hit 'Formula 1: Drive To Survive'

4/16/2021
It seems that a vast majority of the country are big fans of the Netflix series; Formula One: Drive to Survive. Well, Dermot definitely is anyway! Among all the very colourful characters that are seen in the show, there is one man from Laois stuck right in the middle of the madness. Patrick Harding has been Alex Albon's performance coach for the last three years and has travelled to over a dozen countries with the 2020 Formula One Red Bull driver. Patrick joined Dermot and Dave to talk about...

Duration:00:13:51

This New TV Show Is A Perfect One To Watch With The Kids

4/16/2021
Looking for something to watch with your kids this weekend? This new 'mystery music game' show called ''I Can See Your Voice'' might be the one! For Maria's Telly, Producer Maria Devereux told Dermot and Dave what's on the box this weekend including a big line up on the Late Late Show. You can listen to the full chat below: [audio mp3="https://media.radiocms.net/uploads/2021/04/16124655/MariasTelly_1604.mp3"][/audio]

Duration:00:08:57

Dermot Whelan Reveals The Hardest Part Of Writing A Book

4/16/2021
It's a very exciting time for the Dermot and Dave team! Our own Dermot Whelan has written his first book. 'Mind Full' is Dermot's first book and if you've ever had your head wrecked, this is the one for you. It's all about destressing your life and finding a healthy way to chill out. There's plenty of tips on meditation and it's also bleedin' gas. In an Ask Me Anything special, Dermot spoke about everything from the hardest part of writing, plans for another and how Dave played a huge part...

Duration:00:16:32

TV's Supernanny On How To Get Kids Helping Out At Home

4/16/2021
Since 2004, Jo Frost has coached parents on television around the world from the UK to the US and even the Netherlands, she's written six books and has over 30 years experience working with children. So it's no surprise she's known as the Supernanny! Now, Jo is doing online events where you can get her expertise on all things parenting. Jo joined Dermot and Dave to offer some advice to our own listeners on everything from tantrums to fighting siblings, from pocket money to getting kids to...

Duration:00:16:25

Can You Recognise Any Famous Faces In These Classic TV Adverts?

4/15/2021
Every actor has to start somewhere! For Dave's World, Dave brought us some classic TV adverts that star some very very famous faces including Bruce Willis and Leonardo DiCaprio. Here are some of the clips that Dave is talking about: And this: You can listen to the full chat below: [audio mp3="https://media.radiocms.net/uploads/2021/04/15121618/DavesWorld_1504.mp3"][/audio]

Duration:00:06:10

What Life Is Like Being A Professional Surfer In Ireland

4/15/2021
When we hear of Irish athletes involved in water sports we would usually hear of a swimmer, sailor or a rower. Easkey Britton from County Donegal is a professional surfer and was the first Irish person to surf the so called ‘hell-wave’ in Tahiti when she was just 16 years of age. Easkey is one of many influential people to take part in GOAL's ‘Good Vibes’ Wellness Week’. GOAL has rounded up top experts from the worlds of sport, nutrition, health and science, to lead on its virtual ‘Good...

Duration:00:10:52

Living With The 'Angelina Jolie' Cancer Gene

4/15/2021
In 2013, Hollywood star Angelina Jolie made news when she announced she had undergone a preventative mastectomy after being diagnosed with the 'BRCA' gene mutation. The name BRCA is an abbreviation for BReast CAncer gene, a hereditary gene that affects your body's ability to suppress tumour growth and increases the likelihood of cancers such as breast, prostate and ovarian. Those who are likely to have it can be tested for it and there are preventative measures that can be taken such as...

Duration:00:18:31

Noni Responds To THAT Forbes Article

4/15/2021
There was consternation online last week when an article appeared on business website Forbes which painted a less than flattering picture of The Treaty City. Needless to say, as the most famous business person to come out of Limerick, our own Noni was furious. On a mission to put these wrongs to right, Noni regaled us with one of her famous tales, featuring some of the county's most famous faces to remind us all about the joys of Limerick city. You can catch all the craic by clicking play...

Duration:00:05:18

Thinking Of Emigrating To New Zealand? You Might Need To Think Again

4/14/2021
With big crowds at concert venues, sporting events and life pretty much back to normal it would make sense if you wanted to pack your bags and head off to New Zealand, but could you afford to live there? It seems Ireland isn’t the only country with rising house prices, New Zealand has one of the most expensive housing markets in the world! Property Editor of the New Zealand Herald, Anne Gibson joined Dermot and Dave to explain why this is the case. You can listen to the full chat below:...

Duration:00:12:40

Meet DigiDog: The Latest Recruit For The NYPD

4/14/2021
If you're afraid of dogs, this isn't the story for you. There's a new crime fighting force on the streets of New York City, and it is TERRIFYING. Meet the DigiDog, a robot dog designed by Boston Dynamics who will be working with the New York City Police Department. Oh thanks NYC! Robot police dogs to the rescue!🙄 pic.twitter.com/sG9ck9oqr2 — Lopez🕊 (@LopezLovinLife) April 13, 2021 Tech journalist Jasper Hamill joined Dermot and Dave to explain how the robot dog works and what it will mean...

Duration:00:08:55

The Incredible Link Between AC/DC And Hoover

4/14/2021
When you think of AC/DC, you probably think of hits like 'Back in Black' But did you know that this classic would never have happened if it wasn't for Hoover? In Dave's World, Dave explained the incredible story of how Brian Johnson singing in this ad for the household appliance resulted in him becoming one of the most famous bands in the world. Brian explained the full story recently, You can catch Dave explain all by clicking play below: [audio...

Duration:00:06:06

Say Stuff That Suits The Music

4/14/2021
It’s Wednesday. You know what Wednesday means? It means it’s time to Say Stuff That Suits The Music! Dave plays the tracks and Dermot says whatever comes into his head. The Coronas, a YouTuber and the person who always forgets to vinegar on a chipper all feature. You can catch all the craic by clicking play below: [audio mp3="https://media.radiocms.net/uploads/2021/04/14105214/SayStuffThatSuitsTheMusic_1404.mp3"][/audio]

Duration:00:03:24

Could You Go From Sunrise To Sunset Without Food?

4/13/2021
Today marks the start of Ramadan, which will be celebrated by millions around the world. Followers of the Islamic faith will celebrate Ramadan by fasting, not eating or drinking any food or water from dawn to dusk each day. These fasting periods can range from 11-16 hours per day. Friend of the Dermot and Dave show, Fahad Awan joined the lads to talk more about the festival and what the month entails. You can listen to the full chat below: [audio...

Duration:00:10:57

Irishman Uses Foster Puppies To Propose To Girlfriend 🐶💍

4/13/2021
It's been a very happy time for Dubliners Alicia and Dave. Back in February, they welcomed a new foster dog in the form of one year old crossbreed Rosie. When Rosie came into their lives, she was pregnant and within a week had welcomed eight gorgeous pups into the world. Over the next eight weeks, Alicia and Dave cared for the new arrivals and prepared for their rehoming, but Dave had bigger plans! Using the pups, Dave popped the question to Alicia. The happy couple spoke to Dermot and Dave...

Duration:00:07:12

Dave's World Bad Jokes

4/13/2021
It's not just any Tuesday, it's Dave's World Bad Joke Tuesday! No spoilers but you do not want to miss the last one...Dave is in flying form! Click the play button below to hear them in full: [audio mp3="https://media.radiocms.net/uploads/2021/04/13114413/DavesWorldBadJokes_1304.mp3"][/audio]

Duration:00:04:44