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Welcome to today, this is your captain speaking. With Iano at the helm, the Breakfast Show brings you up to speed on everything. News, sport, guests, giveaways, listener interaction and music - not to mention the legendary Gift Grub - all add to the mix of this 2-hour radio rollercoaster. Buckle up and come and have your breakfast.

Welcome to today, this is your captain speaking. With Iano at the helm, the Breakfast Show brings you up to speed on everything. News, sport, guests, giveaways, listener interaction and music - not to mention the legendary Gift Grub - all add to the mix of this 2-hour radio rollercoaster. Buckle up and come and have your breakfast.

Location:

Dublin, Ireland

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Welcome to today, this is your captain speaking. With Iano at the helm, the Breakfast Show brings you up to speed on everything. News, sport, guests, giveaways, listener interaction and music - not to mention the legendary Gift Grub - all add to the mix of this 2-hour radio rollercoaster. Buckle up and come and have your breakfast.

Twitter:

@IanDempsey

Language:

English

Contact:

1850 715 100


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Episodes

Gift Grub: Covid Plan? They Just Called To Say They Don't Know

2/25/2021
🎶No GAA, no weekends away, No making plans to head to town for Paddy's Day 🎶 Enough beating around the bush, we're sick of the government fudging the info around the easing of restrictions. It's time for the Taoiseach and Tánaiste to give us some clarity around the plan for living with Covid. Micheál Martin and Leo Varadkar let their dulcet tones do the talking. Catch all the Gift Grub fun below by pressing the Play button. [audio...

Duration:00:04:43

Gift Grub: Roy Keane Can't Get Enough Of His Instagram Fame

2/23/2021
"All credit to Swipe Ups" Roy Keane stands to make some serious coin if he decides to go down the spon con route on Instagram. The Ireland star made headlines when he joined Instagram last week. Is this the start of a new era for Keano? Catch all the Gift Grub fun by pressing the Play button below. [audio mp3="https://media.radiocms.net/uploads/2021/02/23180556/gg-220221-roy-keane-insta_v2.mp3"][/audio]

Duration:00:04:14

Gift Grub: Michael D Higgins Is Sick Of All This Vaccine Roll Out Jargon

2/22/2021
"Stop talking crap and get on with it! Roll that one out why don't you!" We are tired. We are weary. We are fatigued when it comes to Covid-19. Although there is light at the end of this 12 month tunnel, we are all running out of patience. So what's the craic with the vaccine roll out? Can we get a bit of clarity? Is that too much to ask? The Ian Dempsey Breakfast Show tried to get some answers from the Health Minister, but Michael D Higgins was having none of his long winded responses....

Duration:00:03:18

Gift Grub: Mick McCarthy On The Mastering The Welsh Language

2/22/2021
"Imagine playing Scrabble all day with no vowels" Mick McCarthy is on a bit of a winning streak! The ex-Ireland gaffer has seen Cardiff City win five out of their latest five games under his new leadership. A delighted Mick joined The Ian Dempsey Breakfast Show to chat about his Welsh run of good luck. Catch all the Gift Grub fun by pressing the Play button below. [audio mp3="https://media.radiocms.net/uploads/2021/02/22175509/Gift-Mick-McCarthy-Cardiff-.mp3"][/audio]

Duration:00:02:04

All The Behind-The-Scenes Action From The Latest Ian Dempsey Breakfast Show Singles Night

2/22/2021
We have an update on the latest Ian Dempsey Breakfast Show singles night! Last week researcher Shauna hosted a socially distant singles night on Zoom, having spent the week matching people from over 600 entries! Those 600 entries were whittled down to five couples and out of those five couples we have two couples who are definitely going to continue the chats! One couple is David (43) from Dublin and Niamh (39) also from Dublin. David said that Niamh was lovely and he’d be happy to have...

Duration:00:06:19

Gift Grub: All The Behind The Scenes Action From Vaccination Centres Around The Country

2/19/2021
The list of vaccination centres around the country was released during the week. The Ian Dempsey Breakfast Show bounced around the country to some of the locations to check in on progress. From Enda Kenny in Mayo to John Creedon in Cork and Steve Staunton in Louth, we got a great look at all the behind the scenes action. Catch all the Gift Grub fun by pressing the Play button below. [audio mp3="https://media.radiocms.net/uploads/2021/02/19173311/Gift-Vaccination-Centres-.mp3"][/audio]

Duration:00:03:36

Gift Grub: Roy Keane Is Now A Viral Instagram Hun

2/19/2021
All credit to Grandads. Roy Keane made headlines this week when he joined Instagram. He can now hashtag with the best of them! And within the first few days on the app the popular pundit revealed he is now a grandad! Catch all the Gift Grub fun by pressing the Play button below. [audio mp3="https://media.radiocms.net/uploads/2021/02/19172149/GIFT-Roy-Keane-Grandad.mp3"][/audio]

Duration:00:02:31

Gift Grub: Christy Moore's 'Lockdownvarna'

2/18/2021
Christy Moore is finding things very confusing right now. Are things getting better? Are things getting worse? One minute we're being told we'll be dancing at festivals this summer. And the next minute there's different advice telling us to hide under our beds for the next five years. Christy turned to his guitar to try and make sense of it all, catch all the Gift Grub fun by pressing the Play button below. [audio...

Duration:00:04:28

Gift Grub: Primetime Special - Surge In Emergency Dental Work In Tenerife Raises Eyebrows

2/17/2021
"The revolutionary new dental therapy seemingly recommends dancing, shopping, eating pizza and even drinking shots." A brand new epidemic is sweeping the country. People in their thousands have developed, out of nowhere, chronic dental problems. Their problems are so bad they are being forced to jet off to Tenerife to get things looked at in emergency dental hospitals. Because travel for medical purposes is still allowed, and now flights to sunnier climates are made of a coincidental 40...

Duration:00:03:37

Gift Grub: Pancake Tuesday Gets It's Very Own Trance Theme Tune

2/16/2021
Happy Pancake Tuesday to one and all. Never has a day dedicated to pancakes been so needed. To mark the delicious day The Ian Dempsey Breakfast Show checked in on Leo and Michael Martin for their political pancake update. We then discovered what NPHET have cooking in their professor's pancakes and finally Neven Maguire gave us his unique recipe, full of yokes.... egg yokes! Catch all the Gift Grub fun by pressing the Play button below. [audio...

Duration:00:05:13

Gift Grub: Daniel O'Donnell Had A Very Busy Valentine's Day

2/15/2021
What does a national treasure like Daniel O'Donnell do to celebrate Valentine's Day? He spends the whole time counting the cards, chocolates and romantic gifts he's been sent of course! According to Daniel he can hardly move in his spacious home due to the sheer amount of gifts he received from doe-eyed fans. Catch all the Gift Grub fun by pressing the Play button below. [audio mp3="https://media.radiocms.net/uploads/2021/02/15174102/GIFT-Daniel-Valentines-Truckload-of-Letters-.mp3"][/audio]

Duration:00:02:47

Gift Grub: Stars React To Another Six Nations Loss For Ireland

2/15/2021
It was another weekend jam packed with Six Nations action. And sadly another loss for Ireland. We just couldn't pull it out of the bag against France on Sunday at the Aviva. Irish Rugby stars joined The Ian Dempsey Breakfast Show to figure out where it all went wrong. Catch all the Gift Grub fun by pressing the Play button below. [audio mp3="https://media.radiocms.net/uploads/2021/02/15173148/GIFT-Ireland-v-France-Reaction-2021.mp3"][/audio]

Duration:00:02:56

Gift Grub: Davy Fitz Dishes Out His Top Valentine's Tips

2/12/2021
"Sunday's a big day for the lads, you want to leave nothin out there." Davy Fitz is a man who knows how to get things done! There was no better man to join The Ian Dempsey Breakfast Show to walk us through his top tips for Valentine's Day this year. And Davy had some serious ideas, that man leaves nothing on the table! Catch all the Gift Grub fun by pressing the Play button below.

Duration:00:02:35

Gift Grub: Experience The World's Biggest Blockbusters As Gaeilge With Dáithí Ó Sé

2/11/2021
It turns out Dáithí Ó Sé's talents know no bounds. This week we head the news that Dáithí will be starring in the new as Gaeilge version of the Spongebob movie on Netflix. But believe it or not, Dáithí has been starring in Irish versions of blockbuster movies for years! You simply haven't lived until you've experienced Scarface and Titanic as Gaeilge. Catch all the Gift Grub fun by pressing the Play button below. [audio...

Duration:00:05:45

Dáithí Ó Sé Chats About What It Was Like To Work On The New As Gaeilge Spongebob Squarepants

2/11/2021
Netflix has announced that The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge on The Run is available to watch for the first time ‘as Gaeilge’. ‘Spongebob an Scannán: Rith, Spúinse, Rith’ created by Macalla Teo, with the support of TG4 and Paramount Pictures, is the first Irish language version of a movie on Netflix. Daithí Ó Sé voices King Poseidon in Irish in the movie and joined The Ian Dempsey Breakfast Show on the line from his nine bed mansion in the Hollywood Hills 😉 Catch their chat by pressing the Play...

Duration:00:05:36

Ronan O'Gara Praises Paul O'Connell's Softer Side

2/10/2021
Ronan O'Gara made news headlines recently for praising Paul O'Connell's softer side. Speaking to The Ian Dempsey Breakfast Show, O'Gara opened up further about his friendship with O'Connell saying, "Paul is a deep thinker, a sensitive guy... he has great emotional intelligence and great empathy." He was responding to Mario's Gift Grub impressions of O'Connell, especially during his FOG tunes, which show the more fierce side of Paul O'Connell. Speaking from La Rochelle O'Gara also revealed...

Duration:00:10:16

Gift Grub: Je T'aime! Things Get Fierce Steamy During Radio ROG

2/10/2021
"There'll be no love or romance This week against France" There was fierce disappointment following Ireland's loss against Wales last weekend. So how are we fixed for our next Six Nations clash, against France this weekend? Radio ROG took over The Ian Dempsey Breakfast Show with his hot take. And things got very very hot indeed... Catch all the steamy Gift Grub fun by pressing the Play button below. Steady on lads!

Duration:00:03:17

Gift Grub: Liveline Special - Paddy's Day Plans

2/9/2021
Should he stay or should he go? The question over what Micheál Martin will be doing this Paddy's Day has been hanging around for weeks. Will the Taoiseach travel to the US or will he remain at home? Catch all the Gift Grub fun below. [audio mp3="https://media.radiocms.net/uploads/2021/02/09164316/080221-GG-LIVE-LINE-SHAMROCKS.mp3"][/audio]

Duration:00:03:56

Gift Grub: Happy Birthday Mick McCarthy!

2/8/2021
It was a big week for Mick McCarthy. The new Cardiff boss bagged himself 3 points this weekend with a win over Bristol City. But not only that, they only went and did it for his birthday! Catch all the Gift Grub fun by pressing the Play button below. [audio mp3="https://media.radiocms.net/uploads/2021/02/08190410/Gift-Mick-McCarthy-Birthday.mp3"][/audio]

Duration:00:01:53

Gift Grub: Irish Rugby Stars React To Ireland's Disappointing Six Nations Start

2/8/2021
Ireland's Six Nations campaign got off to a disappointing start this weekend. It all started with Peter O'Mahony getting sent off after 13 minutes and things just went downhill from there. ROG and Johnny Sexton joined The Ian Dempsey Breakfast Show for some post match analysis. Catch all the Gift Grub fun by pressing the Play button below. [audio mp3="https://media.radiocms.net/uploads/2021/02/08184707/Gift-Ire-v-Wales-Reaction-.mp3"][/audio]

Duration:00:02:18