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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

The Difficulties Of Emigrating During A Gobal Pandemic

5/10/2021
It’s stressful moving home at the best of times but imagine moving to a new country that you have never even been to before.. during a global pandemic... Well Kiera Webb from Shannon in County Clare is doing just that. Kiera joined Dermot and Dave to talk all about the move and how she's feeling about the big lifestyle change. You can listen to the full chat below: [audio mp3="https://media.radiocms.net/uploads/2021/05/10124713/Emigration_1005.mp3"][/audio]

Duration:00:09:44

This Documentary Will Be An Important Watch

5/10/2021
Little Mix’s Leigh-Anne Pinno goes on a very personal journey in this new BBC documentary, Leigh-Anne: Race, Pop and Power. The documentary will look at Leigh-Anne's time in Little Mix and her own experience as a mixed race woman in the music industry! For Maria's Telly, Producer Maria Devereux told Dermot and Dave what's on the box this week including the Brit Awards! You can listen to the full chat below: [audio...

Duration:00:10:00

Why Your Child Prefers One Parent Over The Other

5/10/2021
Does your child prefer when one parent makes the dinner or organises bed time? Aoife Lee from Parent Support recently asked her Instagram followers if any of their children preferred one adult over the other when it came to doing things for them. An astounding 89% said yes. For many families this leaves one parent feeling exhausted and guilty for being the preferred parent, and the other feeling left out and rejected. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Aoife Lee Parent Support...

Duration:00:13:08

Could Coldplay's Next Gig Be In Offaly?

5/10/2021
They have over 100 million albums sold, over 30 BILLION streams. They're seven time Grammy Award winners, nine time Brit Award winners and their 'Head Full of Dreams' tour sold over six million tickets internationally. But if our Maria has her way, Coldplay's first gig back after the pandemic will be at her wedding. Dermot and Dave's producer is possibly the biggest fan of Coldplay in Ireland and had the chance to ask Chris and Johnny the big question when they sat down with TodayFM for...

Duration:00:16:09

Hear All About This Celebrity Dating App That's Causing A Stir

5/7/2021
I guess Tinder and Bumble just wouldn't be suitable for Celebs, and at the end of the day, they need to find their one true love as well! Well, there’s a celebrity dating app called Raya. It’s a private, membership based app that was initially a dating app but has ‘added features to promote professional networking for members of the entertainment industry’ (apparently). To join Raya, users must be referred by an existing member, and the application process could take days or even months to...

Duration:00:09:14

Dermot & Dave's Best Of Podcast-07/05

5/7/2021
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, Dave...

Duration:02:22:05

Meet The Irish Teen Making Waves On The Formula 4 Circuit

5/7/2021
''The day I stop believing I can be a Formula One driver, is the day I stop racing. Since the huge success of Netflix’s – Formula One Drive to Survive, we seem to know a lot more about Formula One these days, Dermot certainly does! However not a lot of people know about Formula 4. 15-Year-Old Alex Dunne from Clonbolough in Co. Offaly is starting to impress on the F4 stage and he joined Dermot and Dave to talk all about it. You can listen to the full chat below: [audio...

Duration:00:10:14

Netflix Series To Look At New York's Most Famous Killer

5/7/2021
Across 1976 and 1977, New York City was caught up in the case of Son of Sam. Six people were killed and seven others were killed, seemingly at random across Brooklyn, Queens and the Bronx. In August 1977, a man called David Berkowitz confessed to being the 'Son of Sam' and he is currently serving six life sentences for his crimes. Now a new Netflix documentary is exploring if there is more to the case than meets the eye. The documentary will explore if Berkowitz acted alone, or if there was...

Duration:00:08:48

Riverdance Star Reveals Some Of His Worst Injuries

5/7/2021
''You think that Ozzy Osbourne and those guys are rock stars? Let me tell ya, Irish Dancers are the real rock stars of this world'' In the hot seat for Ask Me Anything on Dermot and Dave, it's the turn of Professional Irish Dancer, Shane Cummins. Shane reveals some of the best crowds he's danced for and has a funny encounter with a certain Irish superstar. You can listen to the full chat below: [audio mp3="https://media.radiocms.net/uploads/2021/05/07112730/AMA-Irish-Dance_0705.mp3"][/audio]

Duration:00:10:20

Meet The Man Behind The Toughest Races In The World

5/7/2021
Imagine running a race that even if you ran 300 miles for three days straight, you could be classed as 'not finishing'. 'Big Dog's Backyard Ultra' is an annual event which takes place in rural Tennessee in the back garden of a man called Lazarus Lake. The premise is simple, every hour you run 4.16667 miles and then you do it again, and again every hour until you're the last person standing. It doesn't matter if you're the quickest runner, the slowest runner or if you crawl, as long as you...

Duration:00:12:57

Investor Funds, The Housing Market And What It Means For You

5/6/2021
The Government does not actually want you to be able to buy or rent an affordable home. They have created an unaffordable housing system that is focused on delivering housing as an investment asset, not a home. Dr Rory Hearne, Assistant Professor at Maynooth University and author of Housing Shock: The Irish Housing Crisis and How to Solve it, has gone viral for his article on TheJournal.ie which details his outlook on various Governments' policies around housing since the Celtic Tiger. The...

Duration:00:27:48

How Will This Month Go? Psychic Noni Has Her Predictions

5/6/2021
It's a new month, and that means only one thing, Psychic Noni is back. Will it be good news for Gemini's? Will Leo's have a wonderful summer? Will Scorpios finally get a look in? Catch all the craic by clicking play below: [audio mp3="https://media.radiocms.net/uploads/2021/05/06104825/Noni_0605.mp3"][/audio]

Duration:00:03:32

Planning Your Holidays? Galway Family Share Their Camping Tips

5/6/2021
Are you thinking of hitting the open road as soon as inter-country restrictions lift in? Maybe the pandemic has led you to FINALLY get on board with the idea of camping, or buying your own campervan. Holidays look a little different in 2021 and there'll be plenty of families around Ireland embarking on their first proper road trip this summer. For The 'Buggans' Family from Galway, camping has been a massive part of their lives since 'Campie' joined the family. Whether it's day trips, weekend...

Duration:00:13:51

Set Your Alarms To Catch A Sky Full Of Shooting Stars

5/5/2021
Is it a bird, is it a plane? No, it's debris from a comet! Set your alarms and prepare to look up tonight as Irish skies are going to be full of incredible shooting stars! David Moore from Astronomy Ireland joined Dermot and Dave to talk about Halley’s Comet and what we might be able to see tonight. You can listen to the full chat below: [audio mp3="https://media.radiocms.net/uploads/2021/05/05134447/HalleysComet_0505.mp3"][/audio]

Duration:00:08:12

Listen To Some Of These Hilarious Voice Breaks

5/5/2021
You know the way that whenever you leave a nightclub or a gig of some sort and because of all the singing and shouting, you try and speak and either nothing comes out or you sound like some sort of a demon? Well for Dave's World on Dermot and Dave, Dave showed us some of these very funny voice breaks from pop sensation Ariana Grande to football manager Paul Cook. Click play below to hear the full chat: [audio...

Duration:00:05:19

Say Stuff That Suits The Music

5/5/2021
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. Francis Brennan, Diarmuid Gavin and Jaffa Cakes all make an appearance! Hit play to hear the sketch in full. [audio mp3="https://media.radiocms.net/uploads/2021/05/05114209/SSTSTM_0505.mp3"][/audio]

Duration:00:03:38

Should Gaming Be Taught To Children In Schools?

5/5/2021
For thousands of parents around the country, the battle around screen time and gaming has reached fever pitch over the past couple of months. But, should parents be considering that gaming could be the path to a future career for their kids? A recent survey carried out on teenagers found that the majority of them believe gaming is a path to a future career whether that's as a gamer, a coder or a job that perhaps doesn't even exist yet. With the gaming industry worth over €127 billion...

Duration:00:14:31

Can You Figure Out How Old These Crisps Are?

5/5/2021
There's been a great archaeological discovery in Limerick, and a delicious one at that! Willie in Limerick got in touch after finding this classic packet of much loved crisps while doing a bit of work. Willie, manager of the Westward Ho Bar & Grill in Mungret (Limerick), was digging up the ground outside his pub and found a very very old packet of crisps! 👀 Remember these? How old are they? 🧐 pic.twitter.com/EqEmocMS7p — Today FM (@TodayFM) May 5, 2021 Willie gave more detail to Dermot and...

Duration:00:06:04

How Commuting Can Impact On Your Work Day

5/4/2021
Sitting in traffic, on a cramped bus or train or battling the elements on your bike: a lot of people are absolutely not missing their morning commute. But as things start to reopen and with more people going back to work, the commute will soon be a feature for people once again. And that could start to impact on our productivity. A new study by Trinity College Dublin has found that a stressful commuting experience can impact on the way we work for the rest of the day. Speaking to Dermot and...

Duration:00:08:41

Dave's World Bad Jokes

5/4/2021
Although today might feel like a Monday, it's not, it's Tuesday so you know what that means, it's Dave's World Bad Jokes Tuesday! And there's some classic Star Wars jokes this week! You can listen in full below: [audio mp3="https://media.radiocms.net/uploads/2021/05/04120028/BadJokes_0405.mp3"][/audio]

Duration:00:03:46