Talking Points

Talking Points: Monday 27 April

Talk Time

KCLR Live is today presented by Eimear Ní Bhroanáin 10am to 12noon.  The show is looking for help in tracking down a wedding ring and, separately, a caravan!  We hear of overcrowding on trains & from the latest candidate to declare for the Carlow Kilkenny By-Election.

In Sport …

Kilkenny’s Rugby crew lost out by just one point in the Provincial Towns Cup yesterday, beaten by Enniscorthy on a scoreline of 9-8.

Team KCLR at PTC90

Tommy’s Mad Dash

Can Tom Britton of Marble City Travel, get from his Kilkenny home to St Pancras London within four and a half hours? He’s trying it this morning in aid of Chernobyl Children International Kilkenny Outreach Group! KCLR Breakfast will be tracking his progress & linking in with him on Monday’s show 7-10am. For more details or to donate click here

Waterford Airport

Live Local Love Local …

KCLR Breakfast wants you to keep an eye out for great customer service across Carlow & Kilkenny – the show’s teamed up with Fran Grincell Properties to award the friendliest, most helpful staff in each county so start jotting down your experiences & tune in to find out how you can help with Live Local Love Local.

Sweet & Savoury …

Eoin Carey’s joined in studio for KCLR Afternoon’s weekly Sweet & Savoury slot today. Join him for that & more from 3-6pm.

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Grass Prize …

KCLR Breakfast has teamed up with Tennyson Grass Machinery in Piltown to give away prizes all next week. There are five pairs of Husqvarna radio ear protectors and a Husqvarna 122 HD 45 double sided hedge trimmer. So tune in from 7-10am to hear how you can win!

Where To Go …

Attend the Garda Road Safety Show, donate blood or get cycling with some of the events here.

Later on KCLR …

Catch up on the news you missed during the day with The Way It Is from 6pm. Then there’s reaction to the weekend’s sport from 7pm. Ken McGuire has The Frequency from 8pm. Then from 10pm there’s classical sounds on The Collection.

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