Louise chats to Michael Casey who is doing a fundraiser for ISPCC Childline. He’s doing 100 pulls up a day for 100 days. He has 24 days left before the fundraiser finishes, and he’s raised over 5,600 euro so far. His final goal is 10,000 and he’s going to do 800 pulls on the final […]
Louise chatted to Josh Reynolds from the Irish Aviation Students’ Association about the future of the Industry in Ireland. They chatted about the changes that will come after the pandemic, the hunger consumers will have to go abroad and how people going on holidays will be vital to generate income for the industry. IASA will […]
Louise chats to Pamela Uba, who was Miss Galway in 2020 and is using her platform to raise awareness about Direct Provision. Pamela is working in University Hospital Galway and completing her Masters in Clinical Chemistry in Trinity. They spoke about what it was like for Pamela growing up in Direct Provision, what it was […]
Hazel Robinson says her daughter, who has Cystic Fibrosis, has lost years of memories. A mum in Co Longford is demanding that Facebook reactivates her daughter’s account after it was removed because of her name. The social media giant claims Gypsy is a racial slur. According to Hazel Robinson, her 17-year-old daughter Gypsy has been […]
A mum is urging parents to learn CPR after her young son choked on peanuts and became seriously ill. Grace Healy, who’s a nurse, was on a family holiday in Kerry last month when her 2 year old son David got his hands on a bag of peanuts and accidentally inhaled a mouthful of them. […]
60,000 Leaving Cert students will receive their results tomorrow, August 13th. Beatrice Dooley, President of the Institute of Guidance Counsellors, told Louise that if students are disappointed they still have many options available to them.
A career coach says our career decisions are based on many things, including the people around us. Identifying who or what has influenced your career decisions to date is really beneficial in moving forward in your career, to empower you to make more authentic career decisions. Angela Burke, aka The Integrative Coach, explains how you […]
Summer is BBQ season when your friends and family gather to fire up the garden grill. But if you don’t handle or cook your burgers and chicken skewers correctly, you or your mates could be struck down with food poisoning. Food poisoning cases tend to peak in the summer months as the warmer weather creates […]
Louise returned to Flirt FM, her first gig in radio, as part of iGoHome. She raided the archives and found audio of Michael D Higgins from way back in 2010, before he was elected President. She was there the day he popped into Flirt and read one of his own poems.
As part of iGoHome, Louise spoke to Charlene Hurley, Director of Fundraising and Communications with Galway Hospice, to talk about the free services the hospice provides and the donations it depends on to keep these services running.