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Cork Today

CorkToday 16 April 2024

We hear from more people who are battling planning laws to keep mobile homes on their lands

 

Minister Colm Burke joins Patricia on his new Minister of State role 

 

We hear how hard it is for one Cork family to get Mental Health care in Ireland

 

Cork actor/writer and stage performer Pakie O’Callaghan joins Patricia in studio ahead of his latest show celebrating the story telling of Eamon Kelly

 

Our Regular Counsellor Joe Heffernan discussing the Self Esteem of Ireland 

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  • CorkToday 24 May 2024

    01:44:22
    Michael Collins T.D. on the new truck cab to be used by the Gardai to catch drivers using mobile phones.We ask the question will you lose your friends if you give up the drink?Paddy O'Brien on the tragic story of the lady found dead in her home in the city.Ours to Protect this week is about the Seo Youth Festival at the Marina Market.Our movie review with Mark Malone this week features 'IF' and 'Atlas'
  • CorkToday 23 May 2024

    01:46:11
    We hear from a fisherman in Castletownbere who will have to give up due to the lack of Government support for the fishing industry.Paul O'Brien who is head of security with the Bank of Ireland has advice on how to avoid online scams.The Irish Physical Activity Alliance is calling for tax breaks for gym memberships.Paul Kavanagh has advice on the new laws surrounding e-scooters.Jane Piggott answers all your pet questions
  • CorkToday 22 May 2024

    01:45:33
    Ralph Reigel has commentary on the body of the elderly lady who lay dead in her home in Cork for a year.Christian from Mogeely had to leave work early yesterday as his home was in danger of flooding again due to the thunderstorms.Katie O'Keeffe from our newsroom discusses the very high prices charged for concert tickets.Professor Gace McCormack from Galway University has undertaken a survey of native Irish bees.Safe Food Ireland has issued advice about using your smartphone while handling potentially dangerous foods around the home.All your gardening questions are answered by Peter Dowdall from The Irish Gardener.
  • CorkToday 21 May 2024

    01:50:28
    Childhood poverty in Ireland with Dr Naomi Feely from the Children's Rights Alliance.Mary Crilly of the Sexual Violence Centre in Cork, offering 'sex for rent' should be made a criminal offence.Darragh Cassidy from Bonker.ie, many households are in arrears with energy bills.Paraic Horkan, Gardening expert on what we can expect at the Mallow Garden Show this year.Dermot Kelleher on the recent flooding in West Cork.Colin and Mary share their experiences with multiple myeloma.
  • CorkToday 20 May 2024

    01:51:30
    Declan Hurley on delays in postal deliveries in West Cork.HR Day, we talk to Moira Grassick.New E Scooter legislation with James O'Connor.Insurance advice from Paul Kavanagh.Nutritional advice from Annelisse Dressell
  • CorkToday 17 May 2024

    01:51:39
    Waiting times continue to increase for those waiting for a child psychology appointment across Cork and Kerry Cork Comedian Corneilus Patrick O’Sullivan joins Patricia in studio  On the Ours to Protect series we chat to WEEE Ireland about concerns over unsafe dumping of electrical items  Our Movie Review with Mark 
  • Comedian Cornelius Patrick O'Sullivan joined Patricia in studio

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    Comedian Cornelius Patrick O'Sullivan joined Patricia in studio 
  • CorkToday 16 May 2024

    01:56:46
    Excitement builds as Bruce Springsteen preforms in Cork tonight – we have the latest on traffic, road closures and what to do and not do on route to the concert – plus we chat with Bruces biggest fans !! The community of Charleville are holding a solidary gathering tomorrow evening for everyone impacted by traffic incidents on the N20 the main Cork to Limerick road, as they continue to highlight the need for road upgrades and a by pass for CharlevilleHave you notice a shortage of spuds? One grocer says it’s the worse he has seen it in 35 years and he chats with Patricia tomorrow on the lack of potatoes due to bad weather earlier in the year  Our resident Vet Jane will be here answering your Pet questions