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Joe Duffy talks to the Irish public about affairs of the day. Have you got a story to tell? If you’d like to talk to Joe on-air about an issue that concerns you then we want to hear from you. Email joe@rte.ie. Listen live Monday to Friday at 1.45-3pm on RTÉ Radio 1.

Joe Duffy talks to the Irish public about affairs of the day. Have you got a story to tell? If you’d like to talk to Joe on-air about an issue that concerns you then we want to hear from you. Email joe@rte.ie. Listen live Monday to Friday at 1.45-3pm on RTÉ Radio 1.

Location:

Dublin, Ireland

Networks:

RTE Ireland

Description:

Joe Duffy talks to the Irish public about affairs of the day. Have you got a story to tell? If you’d like to talk to Joe on-air about an issue that concerns you then we want to hear from you. Email joe@rte.ie. Listen live Monday to Friday at 1.45-3pm on RTÉ Radio 1.

Language:

English

Contact:

1850 715 815


Episodes

Iarnrod Enda

4/20/2021
Listeners are divided about Enda Kenny's TV programme, Iarnrod Enda.

Duration:01:12:32

Consumed by Conspiracy Theories - What are Essential Shops

4/19/2021
Former alt-right film maker Caolan Robertson is speaking out about how he helped to radicalize people. Ciaran Fitzpatrick owns Banba Toymaster on Mary Street in Dublin City. He's been closed for 16 weeks and he's pleading with other retailers to stop selling toys.

Duration:01:12:35

Lewd Act Making Headlines - Road Rage - Liveline Listeners Share Quizzing Advice

4/16/2021
A lewd act performed by a priest features in an advertisment in today's Herald newspaper. Some listeners aren't happy and say it's another cheap shot at the church. Gary was in a van which was flagged down by another motorist. A melee resulted. More on why people are playing board games and quizzes during lockdown.

Duration:01:12:52

Covid Vunerable in Hospital - Medical Cards and Dentist - Scrabble Removing Words

4/15/2021
Peter’s mother is seriously ill in hospital on a public ward. She says another patient’s family were allowed into the ward to say their goodbyes. Audrey tells Joe about the shortage of dentists treating patients on the medical card system. Scrabble champions from around Ireland tell Joe about the game makers’ decision to ban a list of 400 words.

Duration:01:12:05

Knocked off a Bike - Eating Disorders

4/14/2021
Joe spoke to John, from yesterday's show. John had been physically pushed off his bike by a man leaning out of his car. Today, we had discovered video which had been shared on social media of the men in the car. Ed spoke about his bulimia and we heard from other callers who talked about their relationship with food.

Duration:01:11:15

Hit and Runs - Eating Disorders - PTSD

4/13/2021
Margaret's sister was hit by a cyclist while crossing the road. John was pushed off his bike by a man who leaned out of a passing car. Eileen tells us how she's struggling to stay off sweets and chocolate. Petra tells us how she dealt with the trauma of being raped as a child.

Duration:01:14:13

Hit and Run Appeal//Eating Disorder Treatment

4/12/2021
Cyclist Ray Morrissey was victim of a hit and run at the weekend. He tells Joe about how he's lucky to be alive and appeals to the driver to come forward. Aoife and Roisin suffer from eating disorders. They tell Joe what effect it's had on their lives.

Duration:01:10:45

Mandatory Hotel Quarantine - Happy Birthday Cathleen - Seaspiracy

4/9/2021
Cathy who had flown to South Africa to see her ailing mother she is now in mandatory hotel quarantine. Sarah rung to talk to Joe about her fabulous mother in law Cathleen who was 70 yesterday. Alex has watched Seaspiracy, the new documentary on Netflix, and says we can't take anything out or put anything into our seas.

Duration:01:12:15

Quarantine Hotels - Asbestos Poisoning - Laughing at the Derry Accent - Nelsons Ear

4/8/2021
Inbar, who's travelled to Ireland from Israel, called Liveline from her hotel quarantine. Elizabeth's father Patrick Byrne died. His inquest found that he died of asbestos poisoning. Trish was watching Bake Off when someone laughed at Nadine Coyle's Derry accent. Orla O'Connor tells us how she ended up with a piece of an ear from Nelson's column.

Duration:01:12:51

Doctor intimidated by patients over vaccine roll out delays//Abusive customers in supermarkets//Teachers threaten strike action over vaccine

4/7/2021
Dr Kieran Murphy is a GP. he started receiving "intimidating" phone calls. He's made the difficult decision to opt out of the next phase of the vaccine roll out.Rachel tells about the abusive behavior her sister has had to endure working in asupermarket. Teachers discuss their unions' decision to vote infavour of a motion backing industrial action

Duration:01:11:55

Mistaken Identity - Cancellation for Rail Tickets -Being Clamped at a Hospital - Teachers and Vaccine Roll Out

4/6/2021
A Garda called to Jan's house to warn her that a threat had been made against her address. Elizabeth, who's a disabled badge holder, had her car clamped while she was in the hospital. Ben paid a €31 cancellation fee for two Irish Rail tickets. Breda and Cathleen are annoyed with the teachers' stance on the vaccine rollout.

Duration:01:13:28

Character References in Kerry Rape Case

4/1/2021
The family of a woman who was raped in Co Kerry is deeply unhappy at testimonials submitted to the court ahead of her attacker’s sentencing last week.

Duration:01:08:59

Mobile Homes // Vaccine Rollout // 'Royal' Irish Organisations // Reunited with 'Angel Nurse'

3/31/2021
Ciara wants the government to subsidise her mobile home fees. Callers take issue with the HSE ads that claim first vaccinations in Phase One are complete and they're moving on to Phase Two; Carol's mother is 96 and hasn't gotten her jab yet. Tom and Finbar want the word "Royal" removed from the title of some Irish institutions.

Duration:01:08:56

Good Samartian Found

3/31/2021
Karen is reunited with a nurse who saved her life.

Duration:00:04:43

Remove the Word Royal

3/31/2021
Tom and Finbar want the word "Royal" removed from the title of some Irish institutions.

Duration:00:14:53

Covid and Holiday Homes and Vaccine Roll Out

3/31/2021
Ciara wants the government to subsidize her mobile home fees. Callers take issue with the HSE ads that claim first vaccinations in Phase One are complete and they're moving on to Phase Two; Carol's mother is 96 and hasn't gotten her jab yet.

Duration:00:49:57

MOBILE HOMES // VACCINE ROLLOUT // 'ROYAL' IRISH ORGANISATIONS // REUNITED WITH 'ANGEL NURSE'

3/31/2021
Covid and Holiday Homes - Vaccine Roll Out - RTs Awards - Good Samartian Found

Duration:01:09:08

Good Samartian Search

3/30/2021
Karen is looking for an Italian nurse who came to her aid in Dublin city centre last September.

Duration:00:10:45

Carbon Monoxide Advert

3/30/2021
Monica doesn't like the Television advert for Carbon Monoxide. She objects to some of the slang language used.

Duration:00:48:37

Vaccines Roll Out

3/30/2021
A teacher from St Gerard's school in Bray has contacted Liveline. The teacher is upset at colleagues who got vaccines from the Beacon Hospital.

Duration:00:11:02