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Dermot & Dave

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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

Cartoon Saloon Reveal How The Oscars Are Coming To Kilkenny

4/23/2021
Sitting in front of Kilkenny castle at 3am wasn't how the gang at Cartoon Saloon might have imagined celebrating their latest Oscar nomination but they're delighted to be taking part. Co-founder of the Kilkenny based animation studio Paul Young confirmed to Dermot and Dave that they'll be tested across the weekend, a crew from Waterford will be filming and Kilkenny Castle will be in the background as they wait to see if Wolfwalkers will nab them the prize at the Academy Awards. It's been...

Duration:00:08:54

How 'Revenge Bedtime Procrastination' Is Keeping You Up At Night

4/23/2021
Do you wake up wrecked every morning and say 'I'll be in bed at 9 tonight' only to find yourself sitting up at 1am watching a boxset on Netflix or scrolling endlessly on your phone? For some people, it's a bad habit but for a lot of people, it's something called 'Revenge Bedtime Procrastination'. The phenomenon is a response to working long days in the office, or at home, and feeling like you've no time to do anything for yourself. So you take revenge on what you've missed out on during the...

Duration:00:10:01

Will It Be BBQs And Beaches For Ireland This Weekend?

4/23/2021
It's been four hundred years of winter but there's rumours afoot that it could be warmest weekend of the year so far. So, is it time to take out the BBQ and stock pile ice cream? Our resident weather expert Alan O'Reilly from Carlow Weather joined Dermot and Dave with his forecast for the next few days! A little frosty this morning but up to 18c in the West today. The sunshine will be hazy today for many but still a lovely day and a great weekend ahead. I hope the shops have stocked up on...

Duration:00:08:57

Could You Fall In Love With Someone Before Meeting Them?

4/22/2021
Has the Lockdown affected your love life? Have you had to resort to online dating? Could you fall in love with someone you have never met? Apparently 2 in 3 Irish people believe that it's possible! Naomi Wakeland from Bumble joined Dermot and Dave to talk them through some interesting stats around 'Lockdown Love'. You can listen to the full chat below: [audio mp3="https://media.radiocms.net/uploads/2021/04/22131059/Bumble_2204.mp3"][/audio]

Duration:00:08:35

This Guy Claims He Can Change Cloud Shapes With His Mind

4/22/2021
Once again, Dave has found something very very strange on the internet. For Dave's World, Dave introduced us to a man called 'T.Chase'. A man who claims he has a strange power... the ability to 'change the shape of clouds'. You'll have to listen below to understand what is actually going on. [audio mp3="https://media.radiocms.net/uploads/2021/04/22130234/DavesWorld_2204.mp3"][/audio]

Duration:00:05:42

Move Over Dermot Whelan, Noni Announces Autobiography

4/22/2021
It's been a big week for our Dermot, his book 'Mind Full' has rocketed to the top of the best-seller charts. But, there's competition on the way, and it's coming from a surprising place. Limerick's favourite chaaaaaaaawkkkkklitttt seller, Noni Considine, has announced that she is releasing her own book about her 'long and hard' life. Noni joined Dermot and Dave to formally launch her autobiography from birth to pram and everything in between. Catch all the craic by clicking play below:...

Duration:00:04:28

Top Midwife Explains The Importance Of The Fourth Trimester

4/22/2021
For a lot of pregnancies, the main focus for parents is getting to the end of the third trimester when the new baby arrives into the world. But something that isn't often given a huge amount of consideration is the 'fourth trimester'. In fact, recent studies have show that three quarters of Irish mothers don't even consider making a post-birth recovery plan for their physical and emotional recovery. Lesley Gilchrist is the founder of My Expert Midwife and is also one of the many reassuring...

Duration:00:11:57

How You Can Get Involved In Ireland's Hedgehog Survey

4/22/2021
Did you know that a hedgehog can cover around 1-2km every night around your local area? There's so much we don't know about the prickly little things, and now, an Irish college wants your help to get more information. The gang at NUI Galway have just launched the second Irish Hedgehog Survey for the summer and they want people all around the country to get involved. Researchers are asking volunteers to place ten footprint tunnels, a small tunnel made from corrugated plastic containing two...

Duration:00:10:48

Dog Expert Shares Top Tips On Stopping Separation Anxiety

4/21/2021
As schools go back, and as we look ahead to the possibility of things opening up to some sort of normality, there's one family member who won't understand what's going on. Whether you've had a dog for years, or you've recently become a dog parent, you've probably been spending way more time than usual with your pooch. But what's going to happen when you start leaving the house a little more often? Dog trainer Chris Hanlon told Dermot and Dave about the impact separation can have on our furry...

Duration:00:10:12

Remember Snake? Nokia Is Making A Comeback

4/21/2021
It was probably your first ever mobile phone or the phone you borrowed off your parents to play the game ‘Snake’. Nokia had a special place in the hearts of the Irish people. Well, Nokia have recently announced a range of new smartphones and it had Dermot and Dave thinking about why Nokia was so popular for people here in Ireland. Tech expert, Jasper Hamill joined Dermot and Dave to talk about the history of Nokia and why people loved them so much. You can listen to the full chat below:...

Duration:00:12:11

These Sounds Might Freak Your Pet Out

4/21/2021
The internet can be a terrible place but sometimes it can be wonderful. It seems that Dave always finds the wonderful in it. For Dave's World, Dave brought us some lovely musical performances by some very talented animals. Here are the videos he's talking about: @giorgio_lp_#duet with @quchengaoe - what a voice d/c @hirokisan79♬ original sound - Giorgio Lo Porto @hirokisan79@monkeylifelove さんと一緒に #デュエット 元動画は音源ボタンから #おうちで過ごし隊 #monkey #song #music #piano #伴奏付けてみた #猿 #歌うま♬ original sound -...

Duration:00:04:00

Leo Varadkar Says It'll Be 'Hard' For Euro Games To Go Ahead In Ireland

4/21/2021
We've already faced the disappointment of not qualifying but Tánaiste Leo Vardakar has admitted that it will be 'hard' for the planned Irish games of Euro 2020 to go ahead unless there are changes in relation to the capacities for host cities. Speaking to Dermot and Dave on TodayFM, An Tánaiste said that while they were still awaiting the decision on minimum capacity for crowds, June 'is too soon' to commit to having stadiums 25% full. An Tánaiste was reluctant to give any concrete...

Duration:00:17:42

Say Stuff That Suits The Music

4/21/2021
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. This week we hear from the Glenstal Abbey Monks along with their good friend Dizzie Rascal.. Dermot's mind is quite unique! Hit play to hear the sketch in full. [audio mp3="https://media.radiocms.net/uploads/2021/04/21121620/SayStuff_2104.mp3"][/audio]

Duration:00:03:50

How This Gorgeous Dog Is Helping With Anxiety

4/20/2021
Sadie is a lot of things, a Retriever, a beloved pet, a fan of food and a big fan of walkies. But her talents don't end there! Sadie has become a massive support for her human, Lily and the face of a gorgeous Instagram account which speaks openly and honestly about dealing with issues such as anxiety. Photos courtesy of @Sadie_Pink Lily, a student based in London, set up the Instagram account after seeing her friends setting up their own. As someone who has suffered with anxiety since she...

Duration:00:09:08

Dave's World Bad Jokes

4/20/2021
Dave rapping Charles Dickens is all you'll ever need to cheer yourself up! He was on fire today for Dave's World Bad Jokes! You can catch all the craic by clicking play below: [audio mp3="https://media.radiocms.net/uploads/2021/04/20121423/Daves-World-Bad-Jokes-2004.mp3"][/audio]

Duration:00:03:44

Bernard O'Shea Shares His MORTIFYING Nightclub Memories

4/20/2021
Remember the nightclub? The cloakroom, the carpet, the end of the night curry. From Bondi Beach Club to the Danny Mann, Jets to Cho Chos, there were some absolute gems around the country. Bernard O'Shea joined Dermot and Dave to share his favourite memories, including one humiliatingly encounter involving a walled mirror. You can catch all the craic by clicking play below [audio mp3="https://media.radiocms.net/uploads/2021/04/20112852/BOS_2004.mp3"][/audio]

Duration:00:08:56

Vicky Phelan Reveals How Irish Support Has Kept Her Going

4/20/2021
Irish campaigner Vicky Phelan has been in the United States for a number of months now, receiving specialist and experimental treatment for cancer. Vicky has revealed in recent weeks that her planned six month stay will likely be much longer, and it could be late this year before she'll be reunited with her family. Speaking to Dermot and Dave, Vicky explained her reasons for keeping the longer stay private from both the public and some of her loved ones, and her dreams that she will be able...

Duration:00:13:34

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