On-Air Now

  • The 11 to 1 Show

National

Government considering scrapping travel restrictions earlier than planned

The government is considering scrapping the Covid 19 travel restriction three weeks earlier than planned.Other measures like the re-opening of museums and hairdressers could...
extra funding

Government to confirm public sector pay increases in October

The Finance Minister has confirmed public sector workers will get a planned pay rise in October.Unions have been campaigning for the increase to go...

Over 26,800 people now tested positive for Covid-19 on island of Ireland

Over 26-thousand eight hundred people have now tested positive for covid-19 on the island of Ireland.Meanwhile 18 more coronavirus patients are known to have...

Update on testing and residential care facilities expected today

An update on testing and residential care facilities is expected later as part of the HSE's weekly briefing on Covid-19.It comes as the death...

Confusion over whether Covid-19 restrictions apply to day trippers from Northern Ireland

Gardaí say anyone visiting the state has to abide by the laws of the Republic.It's after reports anyone down here on a day trip...
Restrictions

Death toll due to Covid-19 continues to rise

33 more covid-19 patients have died, bringing the death toll in the Republic to 320.8,928 people have been infected since the pandemic reached Ireland,...

GE2020: Big drop for Fine Gael in first opinion poll of election

Fianna Fáil has opened up a 12 point lead on Fine Gael according to the latest opinion poll.Published in the Sunday Times, it's the...

Funeral of Marian Finucane to take place on Tuesday

The funeral of Marian Finucane will take place in Co Kildare on Tuesday.It'll be held at midday at St. Brigid’s Church in Kill, and...

Post mortem reveals Nora Quoirin died from hunger

Malaysian police say Nora Quoirin died from internal bleeding caused by prolonged hunger and stress, two or three days before her body was found.A...

Singer and comedian Brendan Graces dies ages 68

 Legendary comedian Brendan Grace has died.The 68-year-old had been battling lung cancer. The Dublin born comic starred in the Irish film Moondance in 1995,...
Heineken-Cup-Trophy

Marseille will not Host Heineken Cup Final

Marseille will not host the Heineken Champions Cup or Challenge Cup Finals in 2020.European professional club rugby and local organisers will not stage the...
Eamonn-Collins

Eamonn Collins Elected New Buccaneers RFC President

Roscommon man Eamonn Collins was elected the new President of Buccaneers Rugby Football Club at the club’s recent AGM.A native of Ballintubber, he is...
St. Brigids

St. Brigids Club Notes Weekending July 5th

St Brigid's Club Notes week-ending July 5thReturn to playThe club was delighted that all our teams from adult to underage have now resumed training...

Irene Hanlon (née Hamill)

Irene Hanlon (née Hamill) St Ciaran’s Park, Roscommon Town and formerly of Strokestown, Co Roscommon. July 8th, 2020; (Peacefully), in the devoted care of...

Esther Regan (née Campbell)

Esther Regan (née Campbell) Ballymackenny Road, Drogheda, Co. Louth, Wednesday, 8th July. Peacefully, surrounded by her devoted family and in the tender care of...

Josephine (Josie) Mannion (nee Byrne)

Josephine (Josie) Mannion (nee Byrne) Roselawn Drive, Ballygar, Co. Galway. Tuesday, July 7th, peacefully at P.U.H. Ballinasloe, Predeceased by her sister Mary, dearly loved...

8th July: Paul from The 11 to 1 Show tries out playing the guitar!

This week Paul from The 11 to 1 Show tries out playing the guitar and here he is trying to play "Love Me Tender"!  

8th July: Staying Local this Summer

Kathleen Campbell from the Townhouse in Elphin talks to Joe about the tourist attractions in the  Elphin area.Take a listen here:

8th July: New parents during the pandemic.

Having a new baby can be overwhelming at the best of times, but it happens during a pandemic, it presents more challenges both physically...