KCLR Breakfast with John Walsh & Edwina Grace, Weekdays 7-10am

KCLR Breakfast with John & Edwina

Thanks to regular Tweeter Pamela for the image below. To contact the show text or WhatsApp 083-306 96 96, call 1890 90 96 96, Facebook @KCLR96fm or Tweet @KCLR96fm #KCLRbreakfast


Across the weekend you’ve a chance to win two passes to the Saturday night of this year’s Punchestown Music Festival – see our Facebook page for details!


Meanwhile, the Ticket Window is open to offer you a chance to win passes to see The 1975 at Malahide Castle on June 17.  Tune in & when you hear the cue-to-call text KCLR TICKET with your name & address to 57003. Texts cost €1, standard network charges apply.  The Ticket Window remains open, across all shows, until Friday, April 28 when the winner will be announced.

Pamper Package

Every second Wednesday we’ve a superb midweek pampering session for KO Spa & Beauty to give away.  Text the word PAMPER to 083-3069696 during show times on a competition day for your chance to win.  Next competition date is May 10!

Tweeter Choice

Every morning we post a song choice on Twitter.  Check it out just after 7am & play a role in selecting the track we play at 8:45am.


Remember Ashleigh Baxter who joined us on the show some time ago to chat about her fundraising efforts? She won at the national Lidl awards!

(Photo: with thanks to @lidl_ireland via Twitter)

Linked In

Every Friday we offer up three words & ask you to find one that links them with CDs to win.

Today Is …

Each day we look at events related to the date & we love to hear if it means something to you.

Traffic & Travel

We’ve updates in traffic & travel with details of roadworks on local & commuter routes as well as rail, bus flight & ferry services.  Key bulletins are at 7:40 & 8:40am and are sponsored by Europcar though updates are included as they come in.

You’ll find some of that information with details of water outages & more here



Play Radio Bingo each weekday for a chance to win cash while supporting the Friends of St Luke’s General Hospital for Carlow & Kilkenny. First play’s at 8:30am and books can be bought here  Tuesday is  Jackpot Day & today, April 25, it’s worth €16,500!

The Birthday File

Celebrating a birthday or know somebody who is? If so, send on the details and we’ll include in one of our Birthday Files across the show with some well known names who share the date.

Where To Go Today

At a loose end & looking for something to do?  Or perhaps you’d like a new hobby or an outlet to meet new people? We’ve lots of suggestions in our Where To Go Today run-through at 9:30am.  If you’ve something to add please email [email protected]

Sometimes we bring people on air to chat about their events too!  Or listeners give us their recommendations for a great night out.

Fitness Fun

Ger O’Toole from the Kilkenny Ormonde Leisure Club joins us on air every second Thursday to discuss fitness. If you’ve a query you’d like answered or are just in need of some advice send on your details!  He joins us again on May 4.

Listen back to previous chats here:

Meanwhile, check out some of our videos with him & others from the Ormonde Leisure crew for some tips:

Travel With Tom at Marble City Travel

Tom Britton of Marble City Travel joins us every Friday after 9am to look at different types of holidays & destinations.

Listen back to Tom chatting here:



Flying Fears, Conde Nast Reader Travel Awards & more

Family, France & Camping

Top Ten Travel Tips

Hurricane Season & more

Why We Travel

Nice, Adventure Trips & more

Zika Virus & Return to Some Favourite Hot Spots

Destinations for 2017 Holiday Season

Travel Agent Vs Online Booking

Honeymoons & Holidays and the impact on travel to/from France of the attack on Nice

the UK, Thailand, Disneyland Paris & Las Vegas

the UK, Theme Parks & Sun Holidays

Around the World

Lapland/Iceland & Philadelphia Marathon

California, Jamaica, Mexico and North Carolina

Thought For The Day



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