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Brendan O'Connor

RTÉ Radio 1
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Brendan O'Connor has all you need for the weekend with time to pause and reflect on the week just gone. Featuring a selection of human interest, consumer and lifestyle stories, as well as keeping you up to date on the news stories that matter. Listen live Saturday and Sunday at 11am - 1pm on RTÉ Radio 1.


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Latest Episodes

Psychologist Maureen Gaffney on how your childhood relationship with your Father is important for your emotional development.

5 days ago

Elaine Burke, Host of the For Tech’s Sake Podcast talks about how Apple are set to release a virual reality headset.

5 days ago

Chef Robbie Burns talk to Brendan about the rules for Kosher cooking and shares recipes for chicken soup.

6 days ago


3.8 out of 5 stars from 347 ratings
  • Brendan afraid of libel, and losing the gig

    Generally a good mix of contributors to the newspaper panel but Brendan constantly feels the need to limit what guests can say or to dilute what they’ve said. ‘To be fair’, let’s be careful now’ All in all, one of the better shows

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    Eamon in Kilkenny
    Ireland4 months ago
  • D

    Enjoy the show but using Brendan’s mortuary card for promoting it is a little weird

    Apple Podcasts
    Ireland6 months ago
  • Listening from Chicago

    Love the show. Listen every week to stay in touch with home

    Apple Podcasts
    United States7 months ago
  • PH KK

    Genuinely love the show and look forward to it every weekend. more

    Apple Podcasts
    Ireland10 months ago
  • Gillian Bridge interview

    It’s a worthwhile discussion Brendan. as she says there is balance involved. We will never make headway whilst only exploring our thoughts and feelings. I’ve done it, and it’s dangerous when we go too far down that road.

    Apple Podcasts
    Sow NG
    Ireland10 months ago

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#222 Germany/News/News Commentary
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#235 France/News/News Commentary
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#245 Italy/News/News Commentary
#123 Ireland/Top Podcasts

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