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Kilkenny machine clicks into gear ahead of championship

Kilkenny machine clicks into gear ahead of championship

The Afternoon Show - Friday May 3rd 2013

Today’s edition of The Afternoon Show featured our Friday Panel – Clare FM’s Gavin Grace was joined in studio by Caroline Browne from the Irish Wheelchair Association, Clare Branch, Rita McInerney, Ennis Chamber CEO and Doonbeg native and Brian Flynn, presenter of Clare FM’s The Late Train and Musician to discuss the major news stories of the past week.

Morning Focus Friday May 3

The local property tax deadline is coming Tuesday May 7th

On Friday's Morning Focus John Cooke was joined in studio by Anne Looney, Principal Officer at the Local Property Tax Branch Revenue, Ennis and Assistant Principal Officer Alice Moore
They answered listeners' local property tax queries.

See www.revenue.ie or call the helpline at 1890 200 255.

Bingo 03rd May

There was no winner of yesterday’s draw which means today’s prize is 600euro.

It is week 10 and we are playing off the Yellow page of your book –  and the very best of luck – here are today’s numbers

24 16 53 18 55 77 65 50 84 47

If you have managed to fill a panel with those numbers, call 065 6828966 before 8pm tonight and you could win or share in today’s prize. If you are a winner, please keep your book until we verify the details.

The Afternoon Show - Thursday May 2nd 2013

Featured on today’s edition of The Afternoon Show was a discussion with John Stewart from the INOU –  Irish National Organisation for the Unemployed. John and Gavin discussed the latest Live Register figures for Ireland and Clare.  The number of Clare residents claiming unemployment benefits has fallen for the third successive month. While over 9,500 people remained on the county's dole queues at the end of April, this figure fell by 336 in recent months. Falls were recorded in each part of the county, with the largest drops in Ennis and in North Clare.

Morning Focus Thursday May 2

On Thursday's Morning Focus Marian Egan spoke with Kathleen Lynch, Minister of State for Disability, Equality, Mental Health and Older People, on the new Protection of Life during Pregnancy Bill.

Bingo 2nd May

 

There were no winners from yesterdays draw which means today’s prize is 400 euro

It is week 10 and we are playing off the pink page of your book –  the very best of luck – here are today’s numbers

84 72 77 10 11 43 34 32 58 19

If you have managed to fill a panel with those numbers, call 065 6828966 before 8pm tonight and you could win or share in today’s prize of €400. If you are a winner, please keep your book until we verify the details.

The Afternoon Show - Wednesday May 1st 2013

On today’s edition of The Afternoon Show Gavin Grace was joined by Eamon Timmins, Head of Advocacy at Age Action. They spoke about the groups view that today's introduction of a carbon tax on solid fuels will add even more hardship to the lives of older people. Over the next year, the price of a bag of coal will increase by around 3-euro while the cost of peat briquettes is also due to rise. Up to 2,000 deaths can be attributed to the cold every winter.
 

Morning Focus Wednesday May 1

On Wednesday's Morning Focus we heard comments made by the Taoiseach, Tanaiste and Health Minister at the government press conference on the new Protection of Life during Pregnancy Bill that took place this morning

John Cooke also spoke with Political Correspondent with The Irish Examiner Mary Regan who was at government buildings

Bingo 1st May

 

There were two winners of yesterdays draw which means todays prize is 200 Euro congratulations to olive Murphy from Ennis who purchased her book in Guerin’s Ennis and Margaret O Dowd from scariff who purchased her book in Centra Scariff each win 100 Euro

It is week10 and we are playing off the BLUE page of your book –  the very best of luck – here are today’s numbers

82 57 31 42 58 41 20 68 72 66