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Are you claiming your nursing home tax reliefs?

joefinneganshow  Are you claiming back up to 40 percent of the cost of paying for nursing home care that you’re entitled to? Well, according to taxback.com thousands of families are missing out. The Money Doctor John Lowe joined us on the show Tuesday to tell us why – we also got advice on where and […]

Soccer, rugby and homelessness

panelIt’s been a week of disappointment in sporting circles with our defeat to Denmark and the failed rugby world cup bid while there’s also been lots of talk about the homelessness crisis and public transport. Fianna Fáil TD Eugene Murphy, MEP Luke ‘Ming’ Flanagan and Christina McHugh of the Roscommon Herald joined us on the panel to […]

28 years old today – Happy Birthday Shannonside FM

joefinneganshow  Shannonside Radio celebrates 28 years on the airwaves today. We first broadcast to the region on the 13th of November 1989 not knowing if it would last a week! Yet here we are – 28 years later – still going strong thanks to our loyal listeners and supportive advertisers. On the Joe Finnegan Show, […]

”The reality is you have to look at the whole person” employer reacts to John Halligan controversy

joefinneganshow  ”Are you married?” That’s a question the Junior Minister for Trade and skills asked a female civil servant during an interview in May 2016. The workplace relations commission ruled that the question was discriminatory and fined the Waterford TD 7,500. The Tanaiste says while Fine Gael accept John Halligan’s apology she was ‘”disturbed and […]

PODCAST: Are today’s kids lazier than their parents’ generation?

joefinneganshowA survey shows that only 33 per cent of today’s parents require their children to do chores in the home. In contrast, 83 per cent of today’s parents helped their parents with their chores when they were children. MummyPages’s mum in residence, Laura Haugh, discussed the findings of the survey with Joe Finnegan on Friday’s […]

LISTEN: Friday’s panel discussion

joefinneganshowThe Prime Time investigation into the standard of rental properties and the political crisis in the North were among the topics of Friday’s panel discussion on the Joe Finnegan Show. Listen to the full lively engage between Johnny Fallon (Carr Communications), Brendan Smith (Cavan-Monaghan TD) and Peadar McMahon (Emyvale) below:  

PODCAST: X Factor star Mary Byrne interview

joefinneganshowX Factor Mary Byrne joined Joe Finnegan in our Monaghan studios for an in-depth interview on Thursday’s programme. Discussion her music career, her weight-loss and a variety of other subjects, the Dubliner told her story about her sudden rise to prominence in her fifties.

LISTEN: The ‘brutality’ of women’s boxing

joefinneganshowAfter Katie Taylor’s world-title fight on Saturday night, Carrickmacross professional boxer Christina McMahon joined Joe on Wednesday’s programme to discuss the ‘brutality’ of the sport after the presenter voiced his strong opposition to the sport. Here their discussion in full below.

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