Podcasts

Podcasts

Wife of cancer patient pleads with HSE to provide cancer drug

Peter Milne, a retired Sligo primary school teacher, is battling kidney cancer. His ordeal is not being helped by a situation involving the HSE...

Sligo should be taking more Syrian refugees, not less – Eamonn McCann

Veteran socialist campaigner, Eamonn McCann, has waded into the argument over the imminent arrival of 21 Syrian refugee families in Sligo. The People Before...

Five years on, no lessons learned from Eugene Gillespie murder, claims his friend

It's exactly five years since the murder of 67 year old Eugene Gillespie at his home in Old Market Street in Sligo. The shocking...

Sligo halting site living conditions intolerable claims Traveller mother

A young mother of two, a member of the travelling community, has claimed she is living in intolerable conditions at a halting site in...

Family on housing list object to priority given to Syrian refugee families being housed...

A member of the travelling community, who's been on the housing waiting list for 15 years, insists priority should not be given to housing...

Four rescued from Garavogue River in past month – Garda insists authorities need to...

A total of four people have been rescued from the Garavogue River in Sligo in the past month. The NW spokesperson of the Garda...

Jackson challenged by pro-choice supporter on second day of hunger strike

Former Donegal General election candidate, Tim Jackson, has embarked on a hunger strike outside Dail Eireann in protest at any plan to repeal the...

Keep schools closed for entire month of August, pub owners urge

The Vintners Federation of Ireland have sparked controversy by lobbying the Minister for Education to ensure all schools remain closed for the entire months...

Rape Crisis Centre clash with listener over defence of George Hook rape comments

The Director of the Rape Crisis Centre in Sligo, Leitrim and West Cavan, Parvez Butt, challenges listener Michael, on his defence of George Hook's...

George Hook invite to speak at Ballintogher Novena is withdrawn

The organisers of next week's Novena at St Therese's Church in Ballintogher have withdrawn an invitation to George Hook to address the congregation. Parish...

Battle for the Lake Festival

Battle for the Lake is a music and watersports festival that takes place on Achill Island, Mayo from September 29th to October 1st. Francie...
Up and Running, Claire Ronan, Saturday, 9:30 to 10am

Up and Running with Claire Ronan

Broadcast 16th September 2017 Legal Slot with McDermott, Creed & Martyn Solicitors Padanee Bridal Couture & Consultancy, Carrick on Shannon Gerard Anthony Menswear Superstore,...

LISTEN BACK: Sligo Rovers boss Gerard Lyttle on Finn Harps test

Sligo Rovers manager Gerard Lyttle spoke to Ocean FM's Darragh Cox ahead of the trip to face Finn Park on Saturday, September 16, with...

The Friday Panel, David Smith, Carol McGowan, Fergal Nealon

On this week's Friday Panel, anarchist David Smith, designer Carol McGowan and archivist Fergal Nealon. Topics discussed include political party think-tanks, underage drinking, homelessness,...

Bus driver says underage drinking a real problem in aftermath of Junior Cert celebrations

A local bus driver has described the carnage on his bus during Junior Cert celebrations this week and claims there is a real underage...

Five council workers, five days, and only five bricks of a wall in place

It's been claimed that it's taken five council workers an entire week to put just five bricks of a wall in place in a...

Homeless Sligo man forced to spend time living in tent

The story of Barry Walsh, a homeless man based in Sligo, with no immediate prospect of being housed. Barry tells Claire Ronan that he...

Ex Garda – You never get over the trauma of attending scene of fatal...

Former North Sligo based Garda, Eugene McHale, reveals he had to attend a total of 12 fatal road traffic accidents during his time as...

Podcast : The Goal Of All Life Episode One

Claire Ronan host's a series which investigates death and the dying. She speaks with people who work with those at the end of their...

Recovery from leg break injury going well, says Irish captain Coleman

Irish international captain and Everton star, Seamus Coleman, will be part of an event in Kilcar on Friday night to help raise money for...