The heatwave looks set to roll on, but not everyone's happy about it.
On The Ian Dempsey Breakfast Show, Glenda Gilson revealed she was sweating from every crevice.
Meanwhile, Ray D'Arcy had nothing good to say about the high temperatures.
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🎶 ‘Twas in the year of 21, the Olympics were on the box, Joxer said I’d love to go so he packed a pair of socks. Ah but he had no Digi Covid Cert, so a flight was off the plan, So he took out his little rowin’ boat and he headed for Japan’ 🎶 [audio mp3="https://media.radiocms.net/uploads/2021/07/30101856/Gift-Grub-30-July-Joxer-Goes-To-Tokyo-Christy-Moore.mp3"][/audio] Joxer is back and this time, he's on his way to the Olympics in Tokyo. Christy Moore debuted his remix of 'Joxer Goes to Stuttgart' on The Ian Dempsey Breakfast Show this morning and it's a total belter! Catch the full tune by pressing the Play button above.
30 July Finished
It's the end of an era! This week, The X Factor became 'The Axed Factor' as Simon Cowell pulled the plug on the talent show after 17 years. Louis Walsh came on The Ian Dempsey Breakfast Show this morning to reflect on the success of the series, admitting 'we gave it EVERYTHING'. [audio mp3="https://media.radiocms.net/uploads/2021/07/30094450/Gift-Grub-30-July-Louis-Walsh-XFactor-Axed.mp3"][/audio] For all his boasting, however, he couldn't remember a single name of anyone he worked with on the show... Catch all the Gift Grub fun by pressing the Play button above.
30 July Finished
Joe Canning announced his retirement from inter-county hurling yesterday and Galway is in mourning. Marty Morrissey and Davy Fitzgerald weighed in on the news on The Ian Dempsey Breakfast Show this morning, but they were overshadowed by the arrival of Michael D. Higgins. [audio mp3="https://media.radiocms.net/uploads/2021/07/29105305/Gift-Grub-29-July-Joe-Canning-Retirement.mp3"][/audio] The President came armed with a poem he'd written about the Galway hurler that bordered on the erotic! Catch the President's poetry recital by pressing the Play button above.
29 July Finished
It's a great day for Team Ireland! Paul O'Donovan and Fintan McCarthy clinched Ireland's first Olympic gold medal for rowing in the early hours of this morning, putting Skibbereen Rowing Club on the world stage for the second time this week. Secretary of the club, TJ Ryan, joined The Ian Dempsey Breakfast Show this morning from Cork, or as he called it 'the centre of excellence'. [audio mp3="https://media.radiocms.net/uploads/2021/07/29102842/TJ-Ryan-Skibbereen-Rowing-STING.mp3"][/audio] A sleep-deprived TJ admitted that he was cautiously expecting a gold medal for the lads as he watched from the clubhouse early this morning. He also revealed the secret to Skibbereen's Olympic success! Catch the full chat with TJ by pressing the Play button above.
29 July Finished
Daniel O'Donnell hasn't slept since the Olympics began - he's absolutely bet into the games. On The Ian Dempsey Breakfast Show this morning, he took off some of RTÉ's Olympic commentators, and it turns out he's quite the mimic! [audio mp3="https://media.radiocms.net/uploads/2021/07/28092320/Gift-Grub-28-July-Daniel-ODonnell-Olympics.mp3"][/audio] Don't get him started on the Equestrian Dressage though. It has him totally freaked... Catch all the Gift Grub fun by pressing the Play button above.
28 July Finished
"No Counter Service neck and neck with Unvaccinated Staff, getting dangerously close. And here comes Hen Party!" Yesterday marked the return of the fascinator as The Galway Races returned with a 1000-strong crowd at Ballybrit. This morning, The Ian Dempsey Breakfast Show went live to Des Scahill for the race of the season, the Indoor Dining Stakes. [audio mp3="https://media.radiocms.net/uploads/2021/07/27094944/Gift-Grub-27-July-Indoor-Dining-Stakes.mp3"][/audio] Table for 4, Digi Cert Boy and Passport Lass were among some of the contenders, but who was first over the line? Catch all the Gift Grub fun by pressing the Play button above.
27 July Finished