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# liveline - Wednesday 7 April, 2021

Sinn Féin TD Donnchadh Ó Laoghaire reaches settlement with RTÉ over defamation claim
# RTÉ
# RTÉ

Sinn Féin TD Donnchadh Ó Laoghaire reaches settlement with RTÉ over defamation claim

Wed 10:54 AM 32,866 Views 0 Comments

The High Court legal proceedings were issued last July.

# liveline - Wednesday 23 September, 2020

Health Minister contacts HSE to make clear that window visits in nursing homes are not suspended under Level 3
# Level Three
# Level Three

Health Minister contacts HSE to make clear that window visits in nursing homes are not suspended under Level 3

Sep 23rd 2020, 1:51 PM 24,220 Views 13 Comments

Concerns had been raised that nursing homes in Dublin were suspending window visits.

# liveline - Friday 21 August, 2020

'A thundering and lightning disgrace': The nation's anger after Oireachtas Golf Society event
# Liveline
# Liveline

'A thundering and lightning disgrace': The nation's anger after Oireachtas Golf Society event

Aug 21st 2020, 3:50 PM 37,928 Views 115 Comments

RTÉ’s Liveline received calls from members of the public expressing anger and disappointment over the event.

# liveline - Tuesday 4 August, 2020

21-year-old recounts how she rescued family who got into difficulty off Donegal coast
# Liveline
# Liveline

21-year-old recounts how she rescued family who got into difficulty off Donegal coast

Aug 4th 2020, 10:44 PM 47,000 Views 10 Comments

A father and his three daughters got into difficulty in the water off Portsalon beach.

# liveline - Thursday 2 July, 2020

Dublin Mint Office denies targeting older people as customers report receiving coins they never ordered
# Coin Collecting
# Coin Collecting

Dublin Mint Office denies targeting older people as customers report receiving coins they never ordered

Jul 2nd 2020, 4:38 PM 44,152 Views 48 Comments

One woman said her aunt was sent coins to the value of €44,800 during the Covid-19 lockdown.

# liveline - Tuesday 26 May, 2020

'I know you'll be very sad but I'll always be with you': Woman wrote letter to sister before dying from Covid-19
# Liveline
# Liveline

'I know you'll be very sad but I'll always be with you': Woman wrote letter to sister before dying from Covid-19

May 26th 2020, 8:39 PM 55,717 Views 20 Comments

“Yours is the hardest letter to write, how can I put into words how much I love you.”

# liveline - Monday 20 April, 2020

Joe Duffy interview: 'We've more people than ever calling. The biggest decision you make is who not to put on air. That can be heartbreaking.'
# 51551 Wash Your Hands
# 51551 Wash Your Hands

Joe Duffy interview: 'We've more people than ever calling. The biggest decision you make is who not to put on air. That can be heartbreaking.'

Apr 20th 2020, 8:00 PM 46,303 Views 56 Comments

Joe Duffy spoke to TheJournal.ie about Liveline in the time of coronavirus.

# liveline - Tuesday 14 April, 2020

'My sister is not a statistic': High emotion on Liveline as woman recites poem for her deceased sister
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

'My sister is not a statistic': High emotion on Liveline as woman recites poem for her deceased sister

Apr 14th 2020, 4:30 PM 41,530 Views 15 Comments

Dorothy Duffy spoke about the passing of her sister Rose on 4 April.

# liveline - Thursday 9 April, 2020

89-year-old man who died in nursing home had been waiting 15 days for Covid-19 test result
# Nursing Homes
# Nursing Homes

89-year-old man who died in nursing home had been waiting 15 days for Covid-19 test result

Apr 9th 2020, 7:30 PM 59,348 Views 62 Comments

Jerry Ryan’s family said some eight residents are also waiting for their results back.

# liveline - Wednesday 8 April, 2020

'I shed another tear when I had a look': Dublin man's 'last goodbye' to brother from bench at hospital window
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

'I shed another tear when I had a look': Dublin man's 'last goodbye' to brother from bench at hospital window

Apr 8th 2020, 10:41 PM 147,786 Views 57 Comments

Padraig Byrne’s brother Francis passed away days after being diagnosed with the coronavirus.

# liveline - Monday 9 March, 2020

Joe Duffy apologises to Sinn Féin TD Aengus Ó Snodaigh for 'defamatory comments' on Liveline
# Liveline
# Liveline

Joe Duffy apologises to Sinn Féin TD Aengus Ó Snodaigh for 'defamatory comments' on Liveline

Mar 9th 2020, 4:27 PM 124,774 Views 0 Comments

Duffy has acknowledged the “grave distress” caused to the Dublin South Central TD.

# liveline - Wednesday 19 February, 2020

Fr Ray Kelly considered leaving Dancing with the Stars after abusive threats
# Liveline
# Liveline

Fr Ray Kelly considered leaving Dancing with the Stars after abusive threats

Feb 19th 2020, 6:21 PM 59,254 Views 44 Comments

Kelly said he reported the incident to gardaí.

# liveline - Tuesday 14 January, 2020

Man who married his friend for tax reasons has died
# Matt Murphy
# Matt Murphy

Man who married his friend for tax reasons has died

Jan 14th 2020, 6:49 PM 73,324 Views 70 Comments

Stoneybatter resident Matt Murphy married his friend Michael O’Sullivan in 2017.

# liveline - Thursday 2 January, 2020

Marian Finucane: A broadcaster who changed who we heard from - and what we were hearing
# Trailblazer
# Trailblazer

Marian Finucane: A broadcaster who changed who we heard from - and what we were hearing

Jan 2nd 2020, 10:19 PM 41,027 Views 19 Comments

The veteran broadcaster spent her career giving ordinary people a platform.

# liveline - Monday 9 December, 2019

Woman whose mother was saved from drowning in 1953 tracks down rescuer on Liveline
# Joe Duffy
# Joe Duffy

Woman whose mother was saved from drowning in 1953 tracks down rescuer on Liveline

Dec 9th 2019, 9:35 PM 31,268 Views 11 Comments

“You saved my mother,” Mary Thompstone told John Eldred on Joe Duffy’s RTÉ Radio One show this afternoon.

# liveline - Wednesday 6 November, 2019

Joe Duffy could hear Gay Byrne's own advice as he broke the news of his death on Liveline
# On Air
# On Air

Joe Duffy could hear Gay Byrne's own advice as he broke the news of his death on Liveline

Nov 6th 2019, 6:31 AM 94,944 Views 48 Comments

The host received widespread praise for the manner in which he kept his calm to deliver the sad news live to listeners.

# liveline - Tuesday 9 July, 2019

Protesters with baby coffins plan to return to the National Maternity Hospital this Saturday
# Pro-Life
# Pro-Life

Protesters with baby coffins plan to return to the National Maternity Hospital this Saturday

Jul 9th 2019, 6:24 PM 38,440 Views 227 Comments

The issue was discussed on Liveline earlier today.

# liveline - Tuesday 11 June, 2019

Irish Rail criticised after Indian man and parents suffer racist abuse on Belfast to Dublin train
# Racism
# Racism

Irish Rail criticised after Indian man and parents suffer racist abuse on Belfast to Dublin train

Jun 11th 2019, 10:10 PM 33,126 Views 65 Comments

Prasun Bhattacharjee spoke to RTÉ’s Liveline yesterday about the incident.

# liveline - Thursday 9 May, 2019

81-year-old woman meets her mother for the first time after 60 years of searching
# Eileen Macken
# Eileen Macken

81-year-old woman meets her mother for the first time after 60 years of searching

May 9th 2019, 4:23 PM 61,488 Views 28 Comments

Eileen Macken spoke to Liveline this afternoon about meeting her mother Elizabeth, who’s 103.

# liveline - Wednesday 24 April, 2019

Kennel owner receives death threats after husky returned to owner wrapped in duct tape
# Crumlin
# Crumlin

Kennel owner receives death threats after husky returned to owner wrapped in duct tape

Apr 24th 2019, 6:51 PM 89,258 Views 133 Comments

The kennel claims it bundled up the dog to stop the spread of infection.

# liveline - Thursday 11 April, 2019

HSE apologises to women callers to Joe Duffy's Liveline who shared their traumatic childbirth experiences
# Maternity Services
# Maternity Services

HSE apologises to women callers to Joe Duffy's Liveline who shared their traumatic childbirth experiences

Updated Apr 11th 2019, 1:41 PM 61,211 Views 100 Comments

Over the last fortnight, many women have taken to the national airwaves to share their stories of childbirth.

# liveline - Friday 11 January, 2019

'They were going to shoot me and sell my fiancée as a sex slave': Irish couple robbed on holiday from hell
# Albufeira
# Albufeira

'They were going to shoot me and sell my fiancée as a sex slave': Irish couple robbed on holiday from hell

Jan 11th 2019, 10:29 PM 122,753 Views 111 Comments

According to RTÉ, the Portuguese police said they are taking the incident very seriously.

# liveline - Wednesday 9 January, 2019

'They didn't have to answer the door': Shane Ross defends evening visits to locals over Christmas
# Good Tidings
# Good Tidings

'They didn't have to answer the door': Shane Ross defends evening visits to locals over Christmas

Jan 9th 2019, 5:24 PM 38,099 Views 84 Comments

The Minister for Transport was responding to claims on Liveline that his Christmas calls were not appropriate.

# liveline - Friday 14 September, 2018

Holidaymakers left out-of-pocket as travel company closes
# Liquidation
# Liquidation

Holidaymakers left out-of-pocket as travel company closes

Sep 14th 2018, 10:45 PM 70,865 Views 44 Comments

Many people have found their holidays and accomodation have been cancelled.

# liveline - Wednesday 29 August, 2018

Thousands of sandwiches thrown in skip after Papal Mass because charities refused them says OPW
# Sambo Heaven
# Sambo Heaven

Thousands of sandwiches thrown in skip after Papal Mass because charities refused them says OPW

Aug 29th 2018, 8:34 AM 67,461 Views 76 Comments

The OPW was responding to a caller on RTÉ’s Liveline who spotted catering staff throwing out unopened sandwiches behind the food stalls.

# liveline - Tuesday 14 August, 2018

Man with MS living in nursing home reunited with childhood sweetheart on Liveline
# Multiple Sclerosis
# Multiple Sclerosis

Man with MS living in nursing home reunited with childhood sweetheart on Liveline

Aug 14th 2018, 9:47 PM 44,683 Views 13 Comments

Kevin Barron (59) was diagnosed with MS in his 20s and has lived in a nursing home for the last 13 years.

A pair of childhood sweethearts were reunited on Liveline where they reminisced about their first date
# Liveline
From The Daily Edge
# Liveline

A pair of childhood sweethearts were reunited on Liveline where they reminisced about their first date

Aug 14th 2018, 5:58 PM 4,901 Views 1 Comment

Grab the tissues.

Dublin City Council apologises to woman after her dead mother's possessions 'binned and skipped'
# Sorry
# Sorry

Dublin City Council apologises to woman after her dead mother's possessions 'binned and skipped'

Aug 14th 2018, 4:35 PM 30,055 Views 40 Comments

“I just feel like they took my whole life, they took my mother and they took my father.”

# liveline - Tuesday 7 August, 2018

Mother tells Liveline that family home was 'burnt to the ground' over son's drug debts
# Crime
# Crime

Mother tells Liveline that family home was 'burnt to the ground' over son's drug debts

Aug 7th 2018, 6:59 PM 42,438 Views 28 Comments

Lorraine told the show that he owes thousands of euro.

# liveline - Monday 2 July, 2018

A massive row erupted over pig racing in a Santry pub on Liveline this afternoon
# Liveline
From The Daily Edge
# Liveline

A massive row erupted over pig racing in a Santry pub on Liveline this afternoon

Jul 2nd 2018, 2:49 PM 4,581 Views 1 Comment

The Comet pub is holding the event as part of its 4th of July festival this Saturday.

# liveline - Tuesday 12 June, 2018

Patients of GP who evaded thousands in tax express shock at 16-month jail sentence
# Dr Sam
# Dr Sam

Patients of GP who evaded thousands in tax express shock at 16-month jail sentence

Jun 12th 2018, 10:36 PM 42,057 Views 105 Comments

An online petition asking for the sentence imposed on the highly-regarded GP to be overturned has gained 1,800 signatures.

# liveline - Friday 20 April, 2018

'It's been a long wait': Two anonymous callers donate €8k for spina bifida patient's wheelchair
# Darren Noonan
# Darren Noonan

'It's been a long wait': Two anonymous callers donate €8k for spina bifida patient's wheelchair

Apr 20th 2018, 6:07 PM 18,804 Views 25 Comments

Darren Noonan has been waiting seven months for a new wheelchair, but has been unable to secure funding.

# liveline - Thursday 19 April, 2018

Man receives €26,692 mobile bill from Three after returning home from holiday
# Data Roaming
# Data Roaming

Man receives €26,692 mobile bill from Three after returning home from holiday

Apr 19th 2018, 8:30 PM 170,633 Views 125 Comments

Three says it “makes every effort to ensure that customers can manage their roaming charges when abroad”.

# liveline - Friday 12 January, 2018

Grieving woman makes appeal after late mother's jewellery stolen in Dublin burglary
# Appeal
# Appeal

Grieving woman makes appeal after late mother's jewellery stolen in Dublin burglary

Jan 12th 2018, 7:34 AM 18,098 Views 15 Comments

The incident happened in Blanchardstown, west Dublin, on Wednesday night.

# liveline - Monday 8 January, 2018

Man speaks out after metre-long 'spear' smashes through windscreen on the M50
# Near Miss
# Near Miss

Man speaks out after metre-long 'spear' smashes through windscreen on the M50

Jan 8th 2018, 9:42 PM 58,006 Views 52 Comments

Jason described the incident that happened as he was driving on the M50.

# liveline - Monday 18 December, 2017

Almost half of people would support people getting married to avoid inheritance tax
# Poll
# Poll

Almost half of people would support people getting married to avoid inheritance tax

Dec 18th 2017, 11:37 PM 14,623 Views 83 Comments

Two men told RTÉ’s Joe Duffy last week that they’re marrying to avoid inheritance tax.

# liveline - Friday 15 December, 2017

Two men who've been friends for 30 years went on Liveline to say they were marrying for tax reasons
# Talk To Joe
# Talk To Joe

Two men who've been friends for 30 years went on Liveline to say they were marrying for tax reasons

Dec 15th 2017, 10:41 PM 52,159 Views 130 Comments

Both said they are not gay but that the marriage is about saving money on inheritance.

# liveline - Friday 8 December, 2017

A mix-up involving an Irish family's flight home for Christmas was solved with a lovely gesture on Liveline
# Aer Lingus To The Rescue
From The Daily Edge
# Aer Lingus To The Rescue

A mix-up involving an Irish family's flight home for Christmas was solved with a lovely gesture on Liveline

Dec 8th 2017, 8:06 AM 8,100 Views 3 Comments

A brilliant moment of radio.

# liveline - Monday 13 November, 2017

Mother pleads for help after seven-year-old son expelled after trying to strangle principal with tie
# Liveline
# Liveline

Mother pleads for help after seven-year-old son expelled after trying to strangle principal with tie

Nov 13th 2017, 5:15 PM 59,594 Views 95 Comments

The child’s mother fears that her son could seriously hurt someone.

# liveline - Thursday 24 August, 2017

'I'm not a medic, I just watch a lot of TV': Woman who saved man turned away from hospital
# Rescue
# Rescue

'I'm not a medic, I just watch a lot of TV': Woman who saved man turned away from hospital

Aug 24th 2017, 10:37 PM 37,965 Views 51 Comments

The man suffered a heart attack after he was turned away from a hospital despite complaining of chest pains.

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