Irene Sands, Barrister practising on the eastern circut, Sheelagh Brady, Security Analyst at Sar Consultancy, Kevin Doyle, Group head of News at INM, Katy Hayward, Political Sociologist at Queens University Belfast, Eoin Fahy, Head of Responsible Investing, KBI Global Investors
New divorce provisions came into effect this week, Irene Sands joined Marian to talk through these changes.
Tony O'Brien, Former DG of the HSE joined Marian and the panel to discuss the cervical check review published this week.
David Moore, Editor of Astronomy Ireland Magazine joined Marian ahead of Astronomy Ireland's Christmas Lecture tomorrow.
This morning Marian was joined by owner of the vegetarian restaurant Cornucopia, Deirdre McCafferty and head Chef Tony Keogh.
The face of Quinnsworth, Maurice Pratt joined Marian for a chat in studio.
Eamon Dunphy and Mark Tighe joined Marian to discuss yesterdays FAI revelations.
Elaine Burke editor of Silicon Republic joins Marian in studio to talk about the brave new world of content moderation.
Aoife Barry, Lisa Coen and Colin Baker, join Marian to give us some Christmas gift ideas.
Paddy Agnew talks to Marian from Rome to discuss the Vaticans response regarding the National Maternity Hospital.
Alan Dukes, Grainne Healy, Harry McGee, Noirin Hegarty and Amii McKeever join Marian for Sunday's paper review.
Marian is joined by Micheal Brennan, Ali Cullinane and John Brennan to discuss boil water notices around Ireland.
Jane Thornton founder of littlegreenshop.ie is in studio with Marian to talk us through ways we can have a plastic free Christmas.
Conor Pope Irish journalist Conor Pope chats to Marian about parking fees and fines.
Reports from the four by-elections taking place in the country.
Five young people in their 20's chat to Marian about living in Ireland at their age.
Following the recent floods in Venice, Andrea Rossini, journalist with RAI Veneto joined Marian on the line for an update.
Ken Murphy,DG of the Law Society,Jennifer Bray, Irish Times Political Reporter,Adrian Weckler, Technology Editor Irish and Sunday Independent, Aisling Meehan, Farmer, Solicitor & Tax Consultant, Donnacha O'Beachain Professor in International Relations, DCU.
The Chief Executive Officer of the Irish Refugee Council, Nick Henderson joined Marian and the panel this morning.
Adrian Weckler, Technology Editor Irish and Sunday Independent speaks about his recent trip to China and the futuristic tech over there.
Margaret Dorgan Executive Coach for “Love your Work” joined Marian with some time management tips.
Chatting to Marian from Amsterdam dutch art detective Arthur Brand, who earlier this week recovered a friendship ring once owned by Oscar Wilde.
Marian was joined by Soprano, Celine Byrne to chat about Opera.
Retired Detective Garda Henry Ainsworth who served over 20 years with the Criminal Bureau Officer joined Marian in studio this morning.
Suzanne Lynch, The Irish Times Washington Correspondent joins Marian to discuss the weeks events in US politics.
Marian is joined by Sir Anthony Seldon, Contemporary Historian and Author of "May at 10" , a new book detailing Theresa May's time in office as British Prime Minister.
Todays panel, Sinead O'Carroll Editor ,The Journal.ie, Seamus Coffey Chair of the Irish Fiscal Advisory Council & Economics lecturer in UCC, Alison Cowzer, Co-founder of East Coast Bakehouse, Declan Power, Security Analyst and Fergus Finlay, Former CEO, Barnardos
Musician Jim Lockhart joins Marian to discuss the recent revival of the cassette tape.
2FM presenter Doireann Garrihy and her father Eugene Garrihy were with Marian in studio this morning to talk about their trip to Rwanda.
After a lot of talk about racism this week, Marian chats to three people who currently call Ireland home, Cecilia Amabo, Suad Aldarra and Timi Ogunyemi.
Once a high-flying businessman to working as an artist for the past few years, Chris O'Hara joined Marian in studio.
Maureen Gaffney, psychologist and author joined Marian in studio to talk about confidence and self-esteem.
UK general election officially got under way this week Adam Boulton of Sky News has the all details and he joined Marian on the line from the UK
Yvonne Daly, Associate Professor in Law in DCU, Johnny Fallon, Political Analyst for Carr Communications, Elaine Loughlin, Political Correspondent, Irish Examiner, Alan Barrett, Director of ESRI Member of climate change advisory council, Blair Horan, Former General Secretary of the CPSU
Dr Orla Lynch Head of Criminology in UCC joined Marian from the Cork studio to discuss Lisa Smith's return to Ireland.
Ian Robertson, Professor of Psychology, Trinity College Dublin joined Marian to talk about the anxiety surrounding the whole subject of climate change
On Wednesday night the news broke that there will be significant job losses and pay cuts at the national broadcaster. Moya Doherty, Chairwoman of the RTE Board joined Marian in studio.
In studio this morning Marian was joined by former Master of the National Maternity Hospital Peter Boylan talking about his new book ‘In The Shadow of the Eighth: My Forty Years Working For Women’s Health in Ireland’ @RTERadio1
Dr Hilary Moss, Senior Lecturer in Music Therapy at the University of Limerick joined Marian to talk about music and mood.
Irish artist Mark Kavanagh also known as Rasher joined Marian in studio ahead of Banksy's exhibition taking place in an art fair in the RDS in Dublin next weekend.
Marie Crowe Sports journalist and broadcaster is in studio to chat to Brendan ahead of the women’s hockey Olympic qualifiers taking place tonight.
In studio with Brendan giving tips for winter walks Mel McDermott and Pat Henry.
DJ and radio presenter Tara Stewart was the support act for Cher at the 3Arena last night she joined Brendan in studio to talk about the experience.
Agnes Bouchier-Hayes, Home Economist and lecturer, Limerick IT joined Brendan to talk about how much sugar is in our food and drinks.
In studio this morning Margaret Atwood chats to Brendan about her new book the sequel to The Handmaid’s Tale, The Testaments.
In studio this morning DrJennifer Cassidy,International Relations Lecturer at Oxford University, Dr Maeve O’Rourke Lecturer in human rights NUIG, Barrister, Daniel McConnell, Political Editor with the Irish Examiner, Ciaran Hancock, Business Editor, Irish Times, Eddie Molloy, Management consultant.
Sheelagh Brady Security Analyst at Sar Consultancy joined Marian and the panel this morning to discuss the migrants story that happened earlier in the week.
Herve Amoric, France 24 Ireland and UK correspondent joined Marian on the line to talk bout Christine Lagarde's take over of presidency of the European Central Bank.
Peter O’Connell Editor of the Clare Champion and Mike McPhillips a worker at Molex joined Marian on the line to talk about the job losses in Clare.
Behavioural Sleep Therapist Motty Verghese was in studio to talk about how important sleep is.
In studio to chat about the most well known Opera terminology Ireland’s international soprano Claudia Boyle joined Marian this morning.
During John LeCarre's interview he spoke in glowing terms about a genealogist in Skibbereen’s Heritage Centre. Margaret Murphy joined Marian in studio.
This morning Marian chats with one of the most significant novelists of our time David Cornwell better know as John Le Carre.
Spain’s Supreme Court sentenced nine Catalan separatist leaders to prison earlier this week. The Spanish Ambassador to Ireland, Ildefonso Castro joined Marian to talk about this morning.
Paddy Woodworth, Journalist and Author who has written extensively on the Basque Country and more recently on Catalan crisis joined Marian to continue the discussion on Spain and Calalonia.
Michael McDowell, Justine McCarthy, Mary C. Murphy, Diarmaid Ferriter and Conall MacCoille joined Marian in studio this morning.
Colin Stafford Johnson, Wild Life Cinematographer chats to Marian about the highly anticipated Seven Worlds, One Planet series will begin on BBC One next Sunday.
Andrew Bridgen, Pro-Brexit Conservative MP for North West Leicestershire, &leading member of the Brexit supporting European Research Group joins Marian on the line from the UK.
This week Turkey launched a series of air and ground attacks against Kurdish forces in north-east Syria. Joining Marian for an update from the Turkey/Syria border Orla Guerin and joining the panel to discuss it further Colonel Colm Doyle.
This mornings newspaper panel Dermot Ahern,Former Minister and Columnist for The Daily Mail, Prof. Niamh Hourigan,Vice President Mary Immaculate College Limerick, Suzanne Kelly,Tax Lawyer, Kevin Doyle,Group Political Editor INM and Stephen McNamara, Communications Director with IRFU
With the rise of carbon tax in the budget this Michael Sheridan, motoring journalist has been test driving an electric car for the last while and he joins Marian and the panel to talk about it.
Denis Staunton, Irish Times London joins Marian on the line from the UK to discuss the Brexit negotiations.
The National Portrait Award was won by a photographer earlier this week. Marian was joined in studio by Ciara O’Brien,Technology Journalist with the Irish Times to talk about smartphone cameras and taking the perfect picture.
Ahead of todays game Marian was joined in studio by Eoghan O’Neachtain, and on the line from Japan Blair Horan.
Last weekend The Chameleon restaurant in Temple Bar in Dublin closed its doors for the last time after 25years. Owners Kevin O’Toole and Carol Walsh joined Marian in studio this morning
Marian was joined on the line by Irish author John Banville who was subject to a cruel hoax during the week when he was told he won the Nobel Prize for Literature.
Following Facebook's ban of an advert for the new book Glenstal Abbey- Through the season which includes paintings featuring nudity. Former Abbot at Glenstal, Mark Patrick Hederman joined Marian in studio.
Marian was joined on the line by Aaron McNicholas, freelance journalist in Hong Kong and Dr Peter Hamilton, Assistant Professor of Modern Chinese History at Trinity College Dublin for an update on Hong Kong and a perspective of the Chinese.
October brings with it lots of new movies and TV shows Sinead Brennan, RTE Entertainment joined Marian to chat about whats in store for us this month.
Lucinda Creighton, CEO Vulcan Consulting & Former Minister for European Affairs, Mary Whelan,Former Ambassador to Austria,Netherlands & International organizations in Geneva, David McWilliams founder of Kilkenomics economics festival, Mary Minihan Assistant news editor The Irish Times,Donnacha Ó Beacháin, Professor in International Relations, DCU
It’s been flagged that an increase in the carbon tax is what we can expect in the 2020 budget on Tuesday. Marian was joined by Daragh Cassidy, Head of Communications at bonkers.ie to discuss this
Chief Executive of Ornua John Jordan and CEO of Coole Swan Mary Sadlier, are in studio to discuss the US Tarriffs announced in the news earlier in the week.
This week is Positive Aging Week and in studio this morning talking about preparing for retirement, clinical psychologist Dr. Eddie Murphy.
Author of The Butcher Boy, Pat McCabe joined Marian in studio to talk about his new book The Big Yaroo.
Pol O’Conghaile, Travel Editor of the Irish Independent and Sinead Fox, blogger at bumblesofrice.com chat to Marian about some ideas to keep the kids entertained this Halloween and mid-term break.
Marion McKeone, US Correspondent for the Sunday Business Post joins marian on the line from the US.
This mornings Newspaper panel Marie Cross Chair of the Future EU27 Committee, Ronan McCrea Professor of Constitutional & European Law at University College London, John O’Brennan Jean Monnet Professor Of European Intergration Maynooth University, Shona Murray Europe Correspondent Euro News, Paul Somerville, Markets Analyst
Ahead of the biopic ‘Judy’ that will hit our cinemas next week, Marian is joined by TV Producer and Director, Bill Hughes to talk about the film
Following Boris Johnson's comment in the House of Commons earlier this week about honoring the memory of murdered MP, Jo Cox. Marian was joined on on the line by Kim Leadbeater, Jo Cox’s sister.
Eanna Ni Lamhna, environmentalist and Vice President of The Tree Council of Ireland joins Marian ahead of Tree Day which is happening next week.
Former rugby coach Eddie O'Sullivan is in studio to chat about this mornings game against Japan.
Marian was joined in studio by Rory Cowan to talk about his new book Mrs Cowan’s Boy.
After yet another momentous week in UK politics and firmly at the centre of this story Gina Miller joined Marian on the line from the UK this morning.
Deirdre McQuillan Irish Times Fashion Editor joined Marian to talk about Broaches after the hype over Lady Hale spider brooch earlier on this week.
Brian Boylan, St Gabriel's Homeless Centre of London, speaks to Marian about the life of Joseph Tuohy.
Matt Ryan, co-found and owner of Press Up Entertainment Group, speaks to Marian about the hospitality industry and future Press Up projects.
Dr Mary Aiken, Cyber Psychologist, discusses online trolls and cyberbullying.