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Morning Focus Monday April 22

On Monday's Morning Focus John Cooke was joined in studio by Ennis Councillor Brian Meaney

3 Things we learned from Clare's league campaign

1Clare has the most exciting young squad in Ireland

The Afternoon Show - Friday April 19th 2013

Joining Gavin Grace on The Friday Panel on today’s edition of The Afternoon Show was Aine Mae O’Mahony from Clahane, Claire Gallagher of The Clare People and John Quinlivan, formerly of Shannon Development and facilitator with Clare Connect.  They were in studio to talk about a number of topics that have featured heavily in this week’s news.

Morning Focus Friday April 19

The inquest into the death of Savita Halappanavar is expected to conclude in Galway today
 
On Friday's Morning Focus John Cooke spoke with The Galway Independent's online editor Marie Madden who has been covering the inquest from the beginning

Bingo 19th April

There was one winner of yesterday’s prize which means today’s prize is 200euro.  Congratulations to Margaret Keane from Lissycasey who purchased her book from Talty’s Lissycasey. 

It is week 8 and we are playing off the Yellow page of your book –  and the very best of luck – here are today’s numbers

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The Afternoon Show - Thursday April 18th 2013

Joining Gavin Grace on today’s edition of The Afternoon Show was Jill Kerby, the Personal Finance Columnist with the Sunday Times. We'll finally find out what's in the controversial Personal Insolvency Guidelines today. A reasonable standard of living will be set out for those looking for a debt deal with their bank. It emerged last month that people may be advised to give up their jobs if their income is less than childcare costs. Jill says if it's anything like they UK, the guidelines will be flexible enough.

 

Morning Focus Thursday April 18

Ennis Councillor Brian Meaney has signalled his intention to stand for Fianna Fail in the next local elections
On Thursday's Morning Focus John Cooke spoke with Councillor Meaney

Bingo 18th April

There was two winners from yesterdays draw which means today’s prize is 200 euro.  Congratulations to Leslie Murrihy from Ennis who purchased her book from Kenny’s Corner Ennis, and Brid Woods from Crusheen.

It is week 8 and we are playing off the pink page of your book – and the very best of luck – here are today’s numbers

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The Afternoon Show - Wednesday April 17th 2013

Joining Clare FM’s Máire Moynahan on today’s Afternoon Show was Neil Cusack, winner of the Boston Marathon in 1974.  The Limerick native, who is now living in Cratloe, spoke about his shock and upset following the bombings in Boston on Monday. Neil has pledged to return to the Boston Marathon next year in a show of solidarity for the people of the city who are still reeling from Monday’s bombings.  Neil has kept in touch with the race organisers over the years and was horrified that the marathon was targeted.

Bingo 17th April

there were 3 winners of yeaterdays draw Congratulations to Christine McNamara from tulla who purchased her book in Supervalu Tulla , Martha Mannion from ennis who purchased her book in O Dowds Turnpike and Mary Rodgers from mount Shannon who purchased her book in white gate post office each win 67 Euro

It is week8 and we are playing off the BLUE page of your book – the very best of luck – here are today’s numbers

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