A Very Fatal Murder‘Gets under your skin in this cringingly-awful way.’

As heard on arena

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True-crime podcasts have dominated the podcast charts in recent years, seemingly coming out of the shadows and gaining momentum with the unexpected success of NPR’s Serial. Subsequent series like S-Town, Atlanta Monster and Casefile have solidified the genre’s place in podcast lore. It was only a matter of time before the genre was parodied and that parody has arrived in …

Olivia O'Leary on John Redmond and Brexit‘The price paid for Partition is being brought home even more sharply today.’

As heard on Drivetime

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The SDLP leader, John Hume, didn’t much like being an MP in the House of Commons. He said he realised early on that his most useful political work would be done on other stages in the United States or even in the European Parliament. He said he used to see the bust of the Irish Parliamentary Party leader, John Redmond outside The Strangers’ Bar …

Performing CPR on a loved-one‘I had poured so much sweat out of me there was no water for tears.’

As heard on The Ray D'Arcy Show

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Geraldine O’Reilly-Bolger and Derek Bolger join Ray D'Arcy in studio now. Derek wouldn’t be here today if it wasn’t for Geraldine! They have an incredible story about a frightening night last July and they are here to tell us all about it. // Watch // Like // Share // Posted by RTÉ Radio 1 on Tuesday, March 6, 2018 Geraldine …

5 Driving Tests in 3 Years‘I can drive. But I just physically break down.’

As heard on liveline

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Margaret joined Joe Duffy on Liveline to tell him how she’s feeling ahead of her upcoming driving test: her fifth in all. While the last one was postponed due to the snowy weather, she failed the other 4 attempts. And there’s a good reason, she told Joe. Nerves. “I just get really, severely nervous. It’s just unbelievable…when the tester gets into the car, …

Lost and Found at Connolly Station‘We got a canoe…a 7ft canoe.’

As heard on Today with Sean O'Rourke

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Reporter Evelyn O’Rourke came on Today with Sean O’Rourke this morning after spending some time with Derek O’Brien and Kevin Williams at the Lost & Found in Connolly Station. They talked about some of the more unusual items that have been lost at the station over the years. Who knows, maybe that canoe belongs to you? Derek and Kevin like to play psychologist when it comes to the reasons behind the busiest days for losing stuff (Mondays and …

Women in Sport ‘We’re getting more girls involved in playing sport now and we have to continue to do’

As heard on Today with Sean O'Rourke

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Irish punters are more likely to attend a women’s sporting event than their British counterparts but just because we show higher-than-average interest, it doesn’t mean we don’t have a long way to go.  Sean O’Rourke was joined by camogie All-Star Mags D’Arcy and Rob Hartnett, CEO of Sport for Business to discuss the recent findings of a Liberty Insurance survey …

Ronnie Wood on the Croke Park Gig ‘Nobody welcomes you better than the Irish people!’

As heard on The Ryan Tubridy Show

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The “worst kept secret in Irish concert history” as Ryan Tubridy put it is out – The Rolling Stones are due to play Croke Park on May 17th and Ryan chatted to Ronnie Wood about the upcoming show. “I think it’s going to be the biggest gig on our tour in fact.  It’s going to be the biggest capacity for …