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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

Gary Barlow Kicks Off Christmas In Style

11/29/2021
We all know that a ship is launched by breaking a bottle of bubbly over the bow. But how do you launch the TodayFM Campervan of Christmas Cheer? You get Gary Barlow to turn the lights on obviously! [audio mp3="https://media.radiocms.net/uploads/2021/11/29142105/GaryBarlow_2911.mp3"][/audio] The Take That front-man has just released his first ever Christmas album ‘The Dream of Christmas’, and was in Dublin as part of his Music Played By Humans tour so we rocked up to the 3Arena for a catch...

Duration:00:19:50

Benedict Cumberbatch Is Back And He's Bad!

11/29/2021
It's getting very cold out there, so it's the perfect time to find out what's on the telly! [audio mp3="/radio-cms/uploads/2021/11/29124106/Telly_2911.mp3"][/audio] For Maria's Telly, Producer Maria told Dermot and Dave what's on the box this week, including a new Benedict Cumberbatch movie that's landing on Netflix this Wednesday! You can listen to the full chat by clicking the Play button above.

Duration:00:09:18

Longford Twins Get Some Well Deserved Christmas Cheer

11/29/2021
It’s been formally lit up by Gary Barlow, and now, the Dermot and Dave Campervan of Christmas Cheer is on the road, spreading a little bit of joy to people around Ireland. [audio mp3="https://media.radiocms.net/uploads/2021/11/29124106/Telly_2911.mp3"][/audio] Our first stop was to Drumlish in Co Longford, and to twin sisters Grainne Dolan and Mairead Lennon. Grainne nominated sister Mairead for some cheer, after Mairead was an ‘absolute superstar’ to Grainne’s family during a most...

Duration:00:12:13

Dermot & Dave's Best Of Podcast-26/11

11/26/2021
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/2021/11/26132651/1126_Final.mp3"][/audio] Jam-packed full of all the bits you may have missed the Ah Sure Lookit...

Duration:01:55:38

Who Shot JFK? What Is The Illuminati? A Conspiracy Theorist Answers All

11/26/2021
Do you believe in some conspiracy theories or do you think they're all a load of rubbish? [audio mp3="https://media.radiocms.net/uploads/2021/11/26122258/AMA_GordoConspiracy_2611.mp3"][/audio] In the hot seat for Ask Me Anything this week it's the turn of Gordon Rochford from The Conspiracy Guys. Gordon joined Dermot and Dave to chat about some of his favourite conspiracy's and if there is one coming down the tracks. Click the Play button above to hear the full chat.

Duration:00:09:45

This Man Is So Christmassy He Was Taken To Court Over Of It

11/26/2021
You think your neighbour is Mr Christmas? Well then you haven't met this man! [audio mp3="https://media.radiocms.net/uploads/2021/11/26121756/MariasTelly_2611.mp3"][/audio] For Maria's Telly, Producer Maria told Dermot and Dave what's on the box this weekend including a documentary that tells the story of an American guy who is a bit crazy when it comes to Christmas. Maria also has all you need to know about the Late Late Toy Show! The excitement!! Click the Play button above to hear the...

Duration:00:09:53

Fast-Forwarding And Power PDA: The Dating Terms You’ll Need For 2022

11/26/2021
Much like, well everything, the pandemic has massively changed the way we date, and that looks set to continue well into 2022. [audio mp3="https://media.radiocms.net/uploads/2021/11/26120408/Dating-in-2022_2611.mp3"][/audio] Appearances is out, fast-forwarding is in and it seems like we’re all going to be way more upfront about what we want from a partner in the new year. What we get up to on dates is set to change too, with half the world knee deep in sourdough starters and banana bread for...

Duration:00:07:24

Meet The Irish Goldsmith Who Sees Nothing In His Mind

11/26/2021
When you close your eyes, do you see images? Maybe it’s a face, a memory, an idea or even a scene. [audio mp3="https://media.radiocms.net/uploads/2021/11/26115401/MarkNewmanAphantasia_2611.mp3"][/audio] For Mark Newman, he doesn’t see anything. Mark has a condition known as aphantasia, which means that he has no ‘visual imagination’ and cannot create mental images in his mind. However, Mark is also an award-winning goldsmith, and makes stunning works of art from hand. View this post on...

Duration:00:09:48

Does Ireland Need A New Stadium If We Want To Host The 2030 World Cup?

11/25/2021
The Government should consider building a “signature stadium” to land a “serious” pitch in its bid to host the World Cup in 2030, according to one Fianna Fáil Senator. [audio mp3="https://media.radiocms.net/uploads/2021/11/25131837/Stadium_2511.mp3"][/audio] Fianna Fáil Senator, Shane Cassells joined Dermot and Dave to discuss why he thinks we need to think about building a new stadium in Ireland if we are to be in with a chance of hosting the 2030 World Cup. Click the Play button above to...

Duration:00:07:20

Someone Is Actually Married To The Eiffel Tower! Some Of These Facts Are Crazy

11/25/2021
I know we all have our favourite monument, but you'd hardly marry it? [audio mp3="https://media.radiocms.net/uploads/2021/11/25132222/DavesWorld_2511.mp3"][/audio] For Dave's World, Dave brought Dermot and Maria some very cool facts about the Eiffel Tower in Paris. For instance, the tower was never meant to be in Paris! You can listen to the full chat by clicking the Play button above.

Duration:00:07:29

Noni's Tale Of The Toy Show

11/25/2021
We all know how good Noni is at spinning a yarn, right? Well today's was the story of a Late Late Toy Show special including two of Munster rugby's finest. Once upon a time, when Conor Murray and Keith Earls were only young buckeens, they starred on, "the only good programme RTÉ makes the whole year" - as Noni puts it. It's a tale of high-powered toys, the Billie Barry kids, and a "chawklit lolly maker" causing an awful mess. This year's Toy Show has a lot to live up to. Check out the fun in...

Duration:00:03:45

What Makes The Perfect Christmas Ad?

11/25/2021
From first moment you hear ‘Holidays are coming’ or the first glimpse of a man, his dog and the watch…Christmas ads can bring a brief moment of joy, no matter what the product is. [audio mp3="https://media.radiocms.net/uploads/2021/11/25112247/NealDavies_BBDO_2511.mp3"][/audio] But what makes a Christmas ad really work? Is it as simple as hitting us with nostalgia, or making us feel something really emotional? Neal Davies is the CEO of BBDO Dublin. While you might not know the name, you’ll...

Duration:00:10:39

What Is Life As A Garth Brooks Tribute Act Like?

11/25/2021
Adrian O’Reilly is in for a busy few months. With Garth Brooks filling FIVE NIGHTS in Croke Park, we’re back in 2014 (and 1997) baby! [audio mp3="https://media.radiocms.net/uploads/2021/11/25110538/AdrianOreilly_2511.mp3"][/audio] Adrian is the front man of The Irish Garth Brooks Experience, a tribute act which plays all the hits and is ‘as close as you can get to the real deal’. He joined Dermot and Dave to explain what life is like as a Garth Brooks Tribute Act, and what the year ahead is...

Duration:00:11:51

What Do These Famous Faces Have In Common?

11/24/2021
What do Phil Collins, Liam Neeson, Julia Roberts, Bruce Willis and Ben Stiller have in common? [audio mp3="https://media.radiocms.net/uploads/2021/11/24130527/DavesWorld_2411.mp3"][/audio] Yes they're all famous, millionaires, hugely successful with careers spanning decades, they've even shared the screen on multiple occasions. But, their connection goes back. Way back to a time when we all wore blazers with the sleeves pushed up. On Dave's World, Dave told us of some of the INCREDIBLE guest...

Duration:00:11:06

Say Stuff That Suits The Music

11/24/2021
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/2021/11/24130448/SSTSTM_2411.mp3"][/audio] Dave plays the tracks and Dermot says whatever comes into his head. This week, it was all about an alternative to the typical Covid-19 testing, and let's just say it sounds like a LOT more fun. You can catch all the craic by clicking play above

Duration:00:03:53

How To Avoid Getting Ripped Off This Black Friday

11/24/2021
It’s going to a busy weekend for retailers and credit cards around the world. Black Friday and Cyber Monday have become part of an annual tradition, but are there really deals to be had, and where do you stand if you get ripped off? [audio mp3="https://media.radiocms.net/uploads/2021/11/24130307/DoireannSweeney_2411.mp3"][/audio] Doireann Sweeney is Head of Corporate Communications for the Competition and Consumer Protection Commission, and an all-round expert on everything to do with your...

Duration:00:12:14

How To End A Toxic Friendship

11/24/2021
There’s very few people in who haven’t encountered a toxic friendship in their life. The friend who does more harm than good, who causes more upset than joy, and someone who takes something from you. [audio mp3="https://media.radiocms.net/uploads/2021/11/24125552/ToxicFriends_2411.mp3"][/audio] Recognising when a friendship, chats with a work colleague or even a relationship has become toxic can be difficult. Deciding to tackle that relationship, and even ending it, can be even more...

Duration:00:09:30

Peng Wings And Sat Naps: We Love These Mispronunciations

11/23/2021
We all have a word that might stump us from time to time, and we all know the word that our Mam, Dad, Aunt, Granny or our better half just cannot get their head around. [audio mp3="https://media.radiocms.net/uploads/2021/11/23134341/Mispronunciations_2311.mp3"][/audio] On Dermot and Dave, listeners got in touch with some of the ones that they've heard and we are HOWLING. My mother says “possessed” instead of “obsessed” and now both of my nieces say it and give out to my nephew for playing...

Duration:00:08:05

Should You Tell Your Secret Santa What To Get?

11/23/2021
Picture the scene, it’s the week before Christmas, the shops are busy and you’re frantically deciding if you should get Alan in accounts a novelty tie or a novelty pair of socks. [audio mp3="https://media.radiocms.net/uploads/2021/11/23121406/BOS_2311.mp3"][/audio] Wouldn’t life be easier if we just asked our secret Santa recipient what they’d like? Would presents in general be much easier if we just had a guide from our loved ones? Comedian Bernard O’Shea sure thinks so, he joined Dermot...

Duration:00:09:42

Dave's World Bad Jokes

11/23/2021
Caber-neiggggggggggggggghhhhhhhhhhhhhh [audio mp3="https://media.radiocms.net/uploads/2021/11/23121406/BadJokes_2311.mp3"][/audio] In Dave's World Bad Jokes, there were some particularly groan-ful ones. But it's worth sticking around for a rather unique finish! You can catch the craic by clicking play above.

Duration:00:05:05