"I'm a REAL runner, Jenny worked out the other day that I've run half way to Venus"
Ray D'Arcy has had enough.
He's popped off on the group of so-called 'runners' who claim they love to go out on a run.
But in fact, they more often than not just stroll around, breaking into a slight jog at best.
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News broke this week that the Dublin football team would not face sanctions for their restriction breaching training session. Bertie was very quick to call with his opinion on the whole situation. He thinks it's pretty unfair that Dessie Farrell is getting the blame for it all as he knows all too well that the boss can't be responsible for everyone. Catch all the Gift Grub fun by pressing the Play button below. [audio mp3="https://media.radiocms.net/uploads/2021/05/14163011/Sky-Gift-Bertie.mp3"][/audio]
14 May Finished
To Electric Picnic or not to Electric Picnic, that is the question. With all the talk around the country reopening Ian wanted to ask Paschal about his opinion on whether or not we should be heading to Stradbally this year. Politician Paschal of course took a very diplomatic approach to answering the question - but music lover Paschal was far more decisive. Catch all the Gift Grub fun by pressing the Play button below. [audio mp3="https://media.radiocms.net/uploads/2021/05/14160948/SKY-GIFT-EP.mp3"][/audio]
14 May Finished
"I'm getting over excited in this opening season I think I'll travel to Dingle for a non-essential reason" We caught up with Christy Moore who was enjoying all the positivity around the easing of restrictions. For once, he didn't have anything to get off his chest! His mood was so good he treated us to a little number celebrating our new-found freedom. Catch all the Gift Grub fun by pressing the Play button below. [audio mp3="https://media.radiocms.net/uploads/2021/05/13141516/SKY-GIFT-CHRISTY.mp3"][/audio]
13 May Finished
Today FM's Pamela Joyce is on a mission to watch the best movies EVER made! We asked The Ian Dempsey Breakfast Show listeners for the best movies from the past 28 years from 1993-2020. As Pamela is 28. So we’ve come up with the working title for this project of…28 Movies Later. We received hundreds upon hundreds of texts, mails, tweets, DM’s and FB messages so thanks to everyone who went out of their way to send in some suggestions. We took out the ones that Pamela has already seen including… · Shawshank Redemption · The Departed · Wolf of Wall Street · Forest Gump · Se7en · Good Will Hunting Here’s the list of 28 movies we’ve come up with for Pamela 1. The Snapper 2. Casino Royale 3. Pulp Fiction 4. Schindler’s List 5. Braveheart 6. Blood Diamond 7. Independence Day 8. The Big Lebowski 9. Green Mile 10. The Matrix 11. Snatch 12. Amelie 13. Mystic River 14. The Usual Suspects 15. No Country For Old Men 16. Inglourious Basterds 17. Whiplash 18. Four Weddings & A Funeral 19. Hacksaw Ridge 20. Paddington 2 21. In Bruges 22. Crash 23. Heat 24. Argo 25. Fight Club 26. The Hurt Locker 27. Intersteller 28. Cool Runnings Catch the full chat by pressing the Play button below.
12 May Finished
"Who are you wearing Michael D? Primark Captain America Short Pyjamas, €14!" Over a quarter of a million people virtually queued for hours to secure their spot for appointment only shopping slots in Penneys this week. Gift Grub got special access to the red carpet event from the hottest ticket in town as celebs bolted towards their appointments. Hosts Keith Duffy and Glenda Gilson caught up with celebs like Michael D who is still in his PJ’s. Catch all the Gift Grub fun by pressing the play button below. [audio mp3="https://media.radiocms.net/uploads/2021/05/12115551/Gift-Penneys-Sky.mp3"][/audio]
12 May Finished
"All credit to Vidal Sassoon I haven't had a hair cut in six months. I look like something out of The Revenant" There's a real buzz in the air as businesses around the country slowly start to reopen their doors. Hairdressers and beauty salons are flat out this week tending to a desperate and hairier than usual population. We visited one busy hair salon as some celebs get their hair cut for the first time in five months. Catch all the Gift Grub fun by pressing the Play button below. [audio mp3="https://media.radiocms.net/uploads/2021/05/11122848/GIFT-SKY-HAIRDRESSERS.mp3"][/audio]
11 May Finished