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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

Dermot & Dave's Best Of Podcast-23/07

7/30/2021
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!) [audio mp3="https://media.radiocms.net/uploads/2021/07/30140108/0730_Final.mp3"][/audio] Jam-packed full of all the bits you may have missed the Ah Sure Lookit...

Duration:01:59:34

There's Proof That Swearing Can Improve Your Pain Tolerance

7/30/2021
''If you want to find out what your mother tongue is, then drop a hammer on your toe!'' [audio mp3="https://media.radiocms.net/uploads/2021/07/30125255/AMALinguist_3007.mp3"][/audio] In the hot seat for Ask Me Anything this week it's the turn of Linguist Niamh Kelly. Niamh told Dermot and Dave some of her linguistic pet peeves and Dave has some of his own pet peeves that only he cares about! Shakespeare isn't as even as annoyed as Dave is. You can listen to the full chat by clicking the Play...

Duration:00:10:53

Will Ferrell Never Forgets His Longford Roots

7/30/2021
Dermot and Dave gifted Will Ferrell with a Longford jersey to honour his Irish ancestors, 3 years on when they met again he was wearing the jersey! What a man, what a county! [audio mp3="https://media.radiocms.net/uploads/2021/07/30124959/Telly_3007.mp3"][/audio] For Maria's Telly, Producer Maria Devereux told Dermot and Dave what's on the box this weekend and it's an absolute movie fest! There are even some Christmas movies on for good measure! You can listen to the full chat by clicking...

Duration:00:09:56

'It's Lovely': Sonia O'Sullivan On Irish Love For Sport Stars

7/30/2021
It's hard to believe but it's been 21 years since Sonia O'Sullivan ran her way into the history books at the Sydney Games, becoming the first Irish woman to win an Olympic medal in athletics. [audio mp3="https://media.radiocms.net/uploads/2021/07/30110740/SoniaOSullivan_3007.mp3"][/audio] And as we celebrate the success of all of Team Ireland in Tokyo, Sonia told Dermot and Dave that the support Irish sport stars get at home is not the same around the world. She told the lads 'it's very nice...

Duration:00:11:39

One Irish Man's Quest To Find A Lost City Of Gold

7/29/2021
''And their telling you to not take off your boots or you'll be killed by some snake'' [audio mp3="https://media.radiocms.net/uploads/2021/07/29125204/PaulConnolly_2907.mp3"][/audio] ‘Curse of the Lost Amazon Gold’ follows six investigators’ epic, real-life expedition into the Amazon jungle on the hunt for two legendary lost cities – Akakor and Akahim – and their quest to discover what happened to previous explorers who went in search of them and never came back. Scary. Irish Investigative...

Duration:00:12:10

Noni Has A Disaster At The Olympics

7/29/2021
She was one of our many medal hopes but unlike our incredible rowers, things have not gone to plan for our Noni at the Olympics. [audio mp3="https://media.radiocms.net/uploads/2021/07/29124442/Noni_2907.mp3"][/audio] Joining Dermot and Dave live from Japan, Limerick's favourite chawwwwwwklit seller was having a mare on a diving board. Catch the craic by clicking play above.

Duration:00:02:51

Who Doesn't Love Some Useless Celebrity Facts

7/29/2021
Which well known Hollywood actor almost changed their name to Chuck Spadina? No it's not Charlie Sheen or Pierce Brosnan. [audio mp3="https://media.radiocms.net/uploads/2021/07/29122522/DavesWorld_2907.mp3"][/audio] For Dave's World, Dave brought us some useless celebrity facts and Dermot struggled to keep up, or stay interested.. it's hard to tell! You can listen to the full chat by clicking the Play button above.

Duration:00:04:52

The Less These Olympic Reporters Know About These Sports The Better

7/29/2021
''There's a bang of nerd off it'' [audio mp3="https://media.radiocms.net/uploads/2021/07/29122329/ListenerOlympics_2907.mp3"][/audio] Earlier this week, some of the Dermot and Dave listeners took on the task of reporting on some of the lesser known Olympic sports and the results were amazing. They were so entertaining that we decided to call out for more. This time we have Kate from Lahinch, Alan in Mullingar and James from Clare returns for some epic Olympic reporting. You can listen to the...

Duration:00:09:47

Peter Capaldi Spent Hours In Make Up For The Suicide Squad

7/29/2021
He's been Malcolm Tucker, he's been Paddington's neighbourly nemisis and he's even been Doctor Who but no one could have prepared Peter Capaldi for his latest role, which involved an incredible four hours in make-up! [audio mp3="https://media.radiocms.net/uploads/2021/07/29120030/PeterCapaldi_2907.mp3"][/audio] Speaking to Dermot and Dave about his role as 'Thinker' in 'The Suicide Squad', Peter revealed he had a 4am call time in order to get his unique look. Peter also spoke about his role...

Duration:00:08:44

Who Would Be On Your 'List'?

7/28/2021
What do Michael Lister, Brent Pope, Ian Dempsey and Dermot and Dave all have in common? [audio mp3="https://media.radiocms.net/uploads/2021/07/28112715/Faye_Lists_2807.mp3"][/audio] Yes, they may be top broadcasters...but they're also featuring heavily on the top 5 lists of people around the country. Listener Faye Hayden got in touch with Dermot and Dave to explain how Dave's love of runners helped her with a college assignment. However, it was Faye's admission that the lads are a joint...

Duration:00:24:30

Leinster Star Siblings To Race Against Each Other

7/28/2021
They're two of the brightest stars in Irish and Leinster rugby, and they're brothers! [audio mp3="https://media.radiocms.net/uploads/2021/07/28123440/RossHarryByrne_2807.mp3"][/audio] And now, Ross and Harry Byrne are going to race against each other, and it's all for a good cause. The two are taking part in a special Run @ Home for the Simon Community. The lads will be racing the route of the Six Nations against each other, and they want you to join their team. Speaking to Dermot and Dave,...

Duration:00:09:23

It's Very Hard To Choose The Best Song Out Of These Crackers

7/28/2021
You've definitely Air Guitared to some of these songs. Be it the classic Brian May guitar Solo in Queens - Bohemian Rhapsody or just rocking along to Thin Lizzy's - The Boys Are Back In Town. [audio mp3="https://media.radiocms.net/uploads/2021/07/28121829/DavesWorld_2807.mp3"][/audio] For Dave's World, Dave brought us some of the contenders for this weeks Instagram World Cup - The Cracker World Cup chosen by his bestie and Cheese & Cracker rival, Dermot. And believe me, there are some...

Duration:00:06:05

Say Stuff That Suits The Music

7/28/2021
It’s Wednesday. You know what Wednesday means? It means it’s time to Say Stuff That Suits The Music! [audio mp3="https://media.radiocms.net/uploads/2021/07/28112822/SayStuff_2807.mp3"][/audio] Dave plays the tracks and Dermot says whatever comes into his head. This week we hear from Michael Healy-Rae, a 'Restaurant Cop' and a couple trying to work their hotel room TV! Click the Play button above to hear the sketch in full.

Duration:00:04:00

Dave's World Bad Jokes

7/28/2021
There's lots of Olympic jokes! Lots of bad Olympic jokes! [audio mp3="https://media.radiocms.net/uploads/2021/07/28093401/BadJokes_2807.mp3"][/audio] It's Dave's World Bad Joke Tuesday and some of these are nothing clicking with poor Maria. Even Dermot is struggling with a few! Click the Play button above to hear these terrible jokes in full.

Duration:00:04:33

There's One Irish Company Striving To Make A Difference In The World

7/27/2021
''This is the seventh year doing it, we've raised over €2million'' [audio mp3="https://media.radiocms.net/uploads/2021/07/27081659/Woodies_2607.mp3"][/audio] As Woodie’s launch their seventh annual Woodie’s Heroes campaign, their hope is to have their biggest and best year of fundraising to date so that they can help some of those heroes continue their brilliant work. Declan Ronayne, CEO of Woodies joined Dermot and Dave to tell them all about it. The campaign is running all the way through...

Duration:00:06:18

Six Steps To A Screen-Friendly Smile

7/26/2021
There’s been a ‘Zoom Boom’ in dentistry! Turns out that spending nearly two years staring at ourselves in computer screens has made some people really consider dental work. [audio mp3="https://media.radiocms.net/uploads/2021/07/26122629/MYN_JenCollins_2607.mp3"][/audio] Since the start of the pandemic, dentists have reported a significant rise in demand for cosmetic dental treatments. This could be down to becoming self-conscious during Zoom calls, having more disposable income, or taking...

Duration:00:10:01

Meet The Mam Who Runs Her Family Like A Business

7/26/2021
Imagine having an annual review with your mother, or assigning roles like COO to your child. Perhaps you’ve never considered having a weekly family meeting with a set agenda, or a 12 part core value charter for you all to live by? [audio mp3="https://media.radiocms.net/uploads/2021/07/26122515/Rita_Family_2607.mp3"][/audio] This might sound more like Family Inc. than a family, but for Rita Chowdry, it’s how she’s been raising her kids for eight years now. The business coach and founder of...

Duration:00:12:01

This Is How All Olympic Sports Should Be Reported On

7/26/2021
We always hear about the popular sports at the Olympics like running, boxing and swimming. But what about the more niche sports. [audio mp3="https://media.radiocms.net/uploads/2021/07/26122240/Olympics_2607.mp3"][/audio] Dermot and Dave set some of their brilliant listeners a task on reporting on some of the lesser known Olympic sports. So, James from Clare, Donal in Cork and Niamh in Kildare gave us a fascinating insight into 3 very niche Olympic sports. There could be a new career for some...

Duration:00:08:38

The Irish Are About To Make Their Way Into Love Island

7/26/2021
A lot of people said Maura Higgins saved Love Island when she entered the villa late on in 2019. It seems there are some Irish entering the villa tonight and hopefully they can save this season, as it has been a slow start! [audio mp3="https://media.radiocms.net/uploads/2021/07/26122025/Telly_2607.mp3"][/audio] For Maria's Telly, Producer Maria Devereux told Dermot and Dave what's on the box this week including a documentary on the late Chadwick Boseman, who was best known for his role in...

Duration:00:09:25

Dermot & Dave's Best Of Podcast-23/07

7/23/2021
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!) [audio mp3="https://media.radiocms.net/uploads/2021/07/23142449/TRY-THIS-2.mp3"][/audio] Jam-packed full of all the bits you may have missed the Ah Sure Lookit...

Duration:02:05:28