show episodes
 
Loading …
show series
 
Want to know what's really happening in a post Brexit Northern Ireland? Join comedian and presenter Patrick Kielty as he talks to the nation from his hometown of Dundrum, County Down, near the land border with the EU and overlooking the new 'Irish Sea Border'.From pre ceasefire to post Brexit, Paddy shares his Northern Ireland experiences and is jo…
 
Patrick Kielty sits down with Jarlath to talk about the long and winding road from rural Northern Ireland to London and L.A. and back again. Recorded the day after Piers Morgan stepped down from his television duties, Jarlath starts by asking Paddy about the first time he realised he was tabloid fodder and the poet of modern media. With standup fir…
 
The scandal that set the benchmark for corruption and bribery, the Teapot Dome scandal goes under Marion’s microscope today. How did big oil come to buy one politician in 1923? Marion explains as only she can. There’s also an examination of this week’s developments in the Derek Chauvin trial and the Vanity Fair revelation that it might be illegal f…
 
Ireland’s greatest athlete gives us a masterclass in how to respond to setbacks, failures and unforeseen problems. After a week where Sonia asked all our listeners to see how high they could climb, a month when Ireland has struggled to see light in the darkness and a year when everyone has been forced to dig deep, there really has never been a bett…
 
Ireland’s greatest athlete gives us a masterclass in how to respond to setbacks, failures and unforeseen problems. After a week where Sonia asked all our listeners to see how high they could climb, a month when Ireland has struggled to see light in the darkness and a year when everyone has been forced to dig deep, there really has never been a bett…
 
What with the whole world grinding to a viral halt and everything, this special series of essays and diary entries is recorded at the Sussex home of the world-renowned storyteller.In 2021, it's 25 years since David Sedaris first shared his very particular world view with the listeners to BBC Radio 4, having brought us The SantaLand Diaries back in …
 
This week, award-winning writer Kevin Barry joined Jarlath for a fascinating conversation about writing and the mystery of the creative process.Kevin speaks about the deal fiction writers make with their subconscious mind, the importance of embracing failure, trusting the gut and reveals the book he regards as his "awkward child".This chat is full …
 
Marion leads us through the opening days of the Derek Chauvin trial and it’s deeper impact on the American psyche. Police brutality and deaths in custody will come into sharp focus over the coming weeks. Marion eyes another scandal building on the horizon as Congressman Matt Gaetz, one of Trumps biggest far right cheerleaders, is under investigatio…
 
Marion leads us through the opening days of the Derek Chauvin trial and it’s deeper impact on the American psyche. Police brutality and deaths in custody will come into sharp focus over the coming weeks. Marion eyes another scandal building on the horizon as Congressman Matt Gaetz, one of Trumps biggest far right cheerleaders, is under investigatio…
 
Niggly pains and aches are among the hardest aspects of running at any level. The intuition and detective work needed to decipher whether a nagging pain is just a passing change taking place in your body, a part of the normal discomfort of pushing yourself or something that if left unchecked will develop into something way more serious - can be imm…
 
Niggly pains and aches are among the hardest aspects of running at any level. The intuition and detective work needed to decipher whether a nagging pain is just a passing change taking place in your body, a part of the normal discomfort of pushing yourself or something that if left unchecked will develop into something way more serious - can be imm…
 
In their previous BBC Radio 4 series, Empire-ical Evidence, comedians Andy Zaltzman and Anuvab Pal travelled to each other’s home cities and walked around, taking in the sights and sounds and taste and feel of the bustling metropoli of London and Kolkata, before performing stand-up in crowded rooms full of people laughing loudly and maybe even shar…
 
Our special Organ Donation Awareness Week episode brings together three very different stories from three very different individuals who have had their lives changed by this modern medical miracle. RTE courts reporter and Irish Kidney Association ambassador Vivienne Traynor donated a kidney to her nephew in 2009 but that’s only the beginning of her…
 
Our special Organ Donation Awareness Week episode brings together three very different stories from three very different individuals who have had their lives changed by this modern medical miracle. RTE courts reporter and Irish Kidney Association ambassador Vivienne Traynor donated a kidney to her nephew in 2009 but that’s only the beginning of her…
 
Before delving into the Iran-Contra Scandal Marion takes a look at an event first news conference for President Biden. His vaccination successes may distract from a few other inevitable failures that lie ahead. The deep dive into a sprawling affair such as Iran-Contra was always going to be complicated but Marion expertly sifts through the details …
 
Before delving into the Iran-Contra Scandal Marion takes a look at an event first news conference for President Biden. His vaccination successes may distract from a few other inevitable failures that lie ahead. The deep dive into a sprawling affair such as Iran-Contra was always going to be complicated but Marion expertly sifts through the details …
 
You’ve probably heard of Kobe’s “Mamba Mentality” of work ethic and perfectionism. This week Irish athletics legend who is also know by just one name, takes us inside the “Sonia Mentality” for running. Whether you’re struggling to get out the door or break 20 minutes for 5K, Sonia O’Sullivan’s tips on the right headspace or mental approach to runni…
 
You’ve probably heard of Kobe’s “Mamba Mentality” of work ethic and perfectionism. This week Irish athletics legend who is also know by just one name, takes us inside the “Sonia Mentality” for running. Whether you’re struggling to get out the door or break 20 minutes for 5K, Sonia O’Sullivan’s tips on the right headspace or mental approach to runni…
 
In our new “American Scandals” series Marion McKeown takes us into perhaps the most peculiar corner of the east coast; Palm Beach. A tiny strip of land that is home to some of the country’s most obscenely wealthy individuals and grotesque scandals. Marion traces the seedy past of Palm Beach from the original deceit upon which it is built, to the mo…
 
In our new “American Scandals” series Marion McKeown takes us into perhaps the most peculiar corner of the east coast; Palm Beach. A tiny strip of land that is home to some of the country’s most obscenely wealthy individuals and grotesque scandals. Marion traces the seedy past of Palm Beach from the original deceit upon which it is built, to the mo…
 
Sonia and Jarlath discuss a subject that is long overdue on this podcast and in society in general. Jarlath asks Sonia about fear that comes with running for women and what men can do to help make the running experience less threatening. The Irish Olympic legend opens up about her own fears and the intimidation that even world class athletes feel o…
 
Sonia and Jarlath discuss a subject that is long overdue on this podcast and in society in general. Jarlath asks Sonia about fear that comes with running for women and what men can do to help make the running experience less threatening. The Irish Olympic legend opens up about her own fears and the intimidation that even world class athletes feel o…
 
BBC New Comedy Award winner Stephen Buchanan's debut stand up show for BBC Radio 4.In Talking Shop, Stephen outlines his chequered work history from shop worker to human ping pong ball. At home Stephen lives with his mum and a Vietnamese refugee Dove. Can Stephen help Dove onto the career ladder and can they both move up in the world?Stephen Buchan…
 
Colin O’Donoghue had his light bulb moment in Drogheda when he got roped into performing youth theatre. Today he confides in Jarlath that the craving for more work, more projects, more challenges has never changed since. The star of such global hits as Once Upon A Time, The Rite and The Right Stuff, Colin speaks for the first time about how close h…
 
A year on from the start of the pandemic Marion looks back at what went wrong at the outset and why the refusal to listen to scientific evidence and take steps should produce an institutional investigation. What has changed since COVID-19 took over America and was it the only reason Donald Trump failed to win a second term. There’s a big announceme…
 
A year on from the start of the pandemic Marion looks back at what went wrong at the outset and why the refusal to listen to scientific evidence and take steps should produce an institutional investigation. What has changed since COVID-19 took over America and was it the only reason Donald Trump failed to win a second term. There’s a big announceme…
 
Jarlath puts your questions on nutrition to the Irish athletics legend Sonia O’Sullivan. From the basics of what our daily plate should look like to the more insider knowledge of gels this episode covers everything. With our Mothers Day and St Patrick’s Day events on the horizon Sonia gives us a few pre and post race tips and her recipe of the week…
 
Jarlath puts your questions on nutrition to the Irish athletics legend Sonia O’Sullivan. From the basics of what our daily plate should look like to the more insider knowledge of gels this episode covers everything. With our Mothers Day and St Patrick’s Day events on the horizon Sonia gives us a few pre and post race tips and her recipe of the week…
 
This week, Laura Whitmore joined Jarlath to discuss her new book No One Can Change Your Life Except For You. More than a memoir, it’s a book filled with exceptional advice on how to live your best life and take charge of your own story.Laura speaks about the pitfalls of modern life, the phenomenon of expectations and her delicate treatment of writi…
 
Marion is back on the road after the bizarro-fest known as CPAC. We get the full review of the Orange Lad’s fire hose speech, the anti-mask freak outs, the Proud Boy paraphernalia for sale, Ted Cruz’s lead balloon standup routine and aggressive friendliness. Then it’s on to the new threat that shut down the Capitol building yesterday as we look at …
 
Marion is back on the road after the bizarro-fest known as CPAC. We get the full review of the Orange Lad’s fire hose speech, the anti-mask freak outs, the Proud Boy paraphernalia for sale, Ted Cruz’s lead balloon standup routine and aggressive friendliness. Then it’s on to the new threat that shut down the Capitol building yesterday as we look at …
 
It’s remarkable that it has taken us 6 months to get to the issue of balance in running given it is perhaps the most essential component of biomechanics and the training itself. Sonia leads Jarlath through the basic theory of teaching your feet to react to changes in your body position. There’s a look at some of the more unusual training exercises …
 
It’s remarkable that it has taken us 6 months to get to the issue of balance in running given it is perhaps the most essential component of biomechanics and the training itself. Sonia leads Jarlath through the basic theory of teaching your feet to react to changes in your body position. There’s a look at some of the more unusual training exercises …
 
Mark Horgan joins Jarlath for an in depth discussion about the production and impact of his global hit podcast series, “Where Is George Gibney?”. We hear of Mark’s first awareness of the case and how eve the was confused as to whether Gibney was imprisoned for the initial sexual abuse charges against him. Jarlath digs into the exact judicial loopho…
 
Marion is on her way to CPAC. Jarlath, like a lot of people, hasn’t a notion what that is. Marion explains its significance and how Donald Trump’s appearance there on Sunday could be the beginning of his next run for the White House. Before all that they look at Tiger Woods and his near miss this week. Jarlath also asks about Florida and why it see…
 
Lockdown malaise can kill a run before it happens. Sonia chats to Jarlath about motivating ourselves when it feels like we can’t get out the door. Trying to encourage your friends, family or kids to join you on a run can seem like an impossible task. Jarlath asks Sonia if there’s an easier way to get your child interested in exercise. For the first…
 
Lockdown malaise can kill a run before it happens. Sonia chats to Jarlath about motivating ourselves when it feels like we can’t get out the door. Trying to encourage your friends, family or kids to join you on a run can seem like an impossible task. Jarlath asks Sonia if there’s an easier way to get your child interested in exercise. For the first…
 
This week, Virgin Media News Reporter Richard Chambers makes a welcome return to the show after many requests from listeners in recent weeks for an episode just like this.Richard gives us the most up-to-date status on the vaccine rollout in Ireland, explains the reasons for its slow progress and addresses whether Boris may have been right about the…
 
This week, Virgin Media News Reporter Richard Chambers makes a welcome return to the show after many requests from listeners in recent weeks for an episode just like this. Richard gives us the most up-to-date status on the vaccine rollout in Ireland, explains the reasons for its slow progress and addresses whether Boris may have been right about th…
 
If President Joe Biden gets his immigration bill passed there will be a path for 11 million illegal aliens to get American citizenship. Marion explains what the President will have to do and why the term alien is being changed. Jarlath asks about the impact the bill could have for then undocumented Irish in America. Vicious snow storms have rocked …
 
If President Joe Biden gets his immigration bill passed there will be a path for 11 million illegal aliens to get American citizenship. Marion explains what the President will have to do and why the term alien is being changed. Jarlath asks about the impact the bill could have for then undocumented Irish in America. Vicious snow storms have rocked …
 
Loading …

Quick Reference Guide

Copyright 2021 | Sitemap | Privacy Policy | Terms of Service
Google login Twitter login Classic login