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Patrick
 Oct 13, 2019
a good look back at the weeks most memorable moments on Radio1

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The best of the week's radio from RTÉ, compiled and presented by Sinead Mooney. The programme brings you nuggets from right across the schedule, from day time chat to night time reflection and memories.

Episode Date
Playback - Sep 24th
0:44:23
This week on Playback. Anti-Social behaviour in Dublin city – why - and what can be done? Montrose decamps to the ploughing. And the good, the bad and the ugly of political campaign songs. All on Playback presented by Sinéad Mooney.
Sep 23, 2022
Playback - Sep 17th
0:43:19
This week on Playback. We get the latest from the war in Ukraine. Gendering the thermostat as the chill sets in. And we meet some unlikely pigeon fanciers. All on Playback presented by Sinéad Mooney.
Sep 16, 2022
September 10th
0:45:19
This week on Playback with Philip Boucher-Hayes the marking of the passing of one Elizabeth; the rise to prominence of another, and the moment the waters off Kerry became warmer than our public buildings.
Sep 09, 2022
September 3rd
0:45:49
On this week's Playback with Philip Boucher Hayes; news to lift everyone’s horizons, spider death matches in the name of science and “winter-ready” energy saving top-tips.
Sep 02, 2022
Playback - August 27th
0:44:20
This week on Playback. The resignation of Robert Troy. Keeping the lights on – we get some energy saving tips. And the best worst album ever – maybe. All on Playback presented by Sinéad Mooney.
Aug 26, 2022
Playback - Aug 20th
0:42:07
This week on Playback. Calls for a Garda presence on our buses after some shocking behaviour on public transport. Record breakers – we hear from the fastest man in Irish History. And empty packets put back in the press, single sheets left dangling on the loo roll – the little habits that irritate. All on Playback presented by Sinéad Mooney.
Aug 19, 2022
Playback - Aug 13th
0:43:00
This week on Playback. Impossible to find – and if you do – prepare to pay - a new report on renting in Ireland. Kathryn talks blind dates. Oliver meets some vengeful spiders and of course – King Puck - apply the factor 50 now. All on Playback presented by Sinéad Mooney.
Aug 12, 2022
Playback - August 6th
0:44:11
This week on Playback. Mega leases in Mullingar and the gendering of dry robes. Super Mario gives Oliver a run for his money. And on Liveline, a young man comes home from the war in Ukraine. All on Playback presented by Sinéad Mooney.
Aug 05, 2022
Playback - July 30th
0:42:07
This week on Playback. The great art of compromise and our carbon emission targets – turns out no one is happy. Death of a Statesman - David Trimble remembered. Get ready to gurn – we're getting into face yoga. All on Playback presented by Sinéad Mooney.
Jul 29, 2022
Playback - July 23rd
0:41:12
This week on Playback. Just how much is too much for the agriculture sector when it comes to carbon emissions – we hear the debate. Joe gets down and dirty on the beach. Meanwhile Ryan turns seagull and Ray breaks out the red noses. All on Playback presented by Sinéad Mooney.
Jul 22, 2022
Playback - July 16th
0:43:06
This week on Playback. It’s getting hot, hot, hot – we join the rest of Europe in battling a heatwave. We get a lesson in laziness from the sloth. And Limerick and Kilkenny get ready to square up for the Sunday final.All on Playback presented by Sinéad Mooney.
Jul 15, 2022
Playback - July 9th
0:43:03
This week on Playback. Them's the breaks – we chart the final days and hours of Boris Johnson. Women forced out of the workplace for saying ‘I Do’ – the Marriage Bar remembered. And how wet towels can be a burning spear in the eyeball – no really. All on Playback presented by Sinéad Mooney.
Jul 08, 2022
Playback - July 2nd
0:42:09
This week on Playback. We’re back in a Covid wave – we get the latest on its severity and when it might end. We learn about the benefits of a collapsed coffin and how to identify the man who thinks he’s all that and then stop him in his tracks. All on Playback presented by Sinéad Mooney.
Jul 01, 2022
Playback - June 25
0:40:05
This week on Playback. An October budget or something sooner? As inflation rises, so too do political tensions. We hang out with rock stars in LA and learn that when it comes to asteroids and dinosaurs – it's all about timing. All on Playback presented by Sinéad Mooney.
Jun 24, 2022
Playback - June 18th
0:46:48
This week's Playback with Philip Boucher-Hayes.
Jun 17, 2022
Playback - June 11th
0:46:43
This week's Playback with Philip Boucher-Hayes.
Jun 10, 2022
Playback - June 4th
0:41:56
This week on Playback. Chocks away – or not – we join the queue at Dublin Airport. We mark 100 days since the start of the war in Ukraine. It’s snails and self love for Ray while golf and hurling tussle for supremacy with Oliver as grown men cry. All on Playback presented by Sinéad Mooney.
Jun 03, 2022
Playback - May 28th
0:42:46
This week on Playback. The power of education to transform lives. We remember trailblazing travel writer Dervla Murphy. As well as flying dogs, giant goldfish and robot besties. All on Playback presented by Sinéad Mooney.
May 27, 2022
Playback - May 21st
0:41:30
This week on Playback. Culture wars with Ray. Stun guns with Claire. And for Katie – well it just has to be boiling lobsters. And we hear the latest science on our climate emergency – and how we can fix it. All on Playback presented by Sinéad Mooney.
May 20, 2022
Playback - May 14th
0:43:49
This week on Playback. Capes and monocles – we tread the boards with the best. Don’t you bat your lashes at me - Liveline goes to school. And we get the latest on the Northern Ireland Protocol. Yes, it’s back. All on Playback presented by Sinéad Mooney.
May 13, 2022
Playback - May 7th
0:39:10
This week on Playback. Clutter and coffee cups in Studio 6 – Ryan gets a slap from a minimalist. Ray hears from some left-wing dogs in Mayo. And the National Maternity Hospital row rumbles on. All on Playback presented by Sinéad Mooney.
May 06, 2022
Playback - April 30
0:44:23
This week on Playback. Cold showers and frozen eyeballs – so many ways to feel truly alive. An Aston Martin yes, but secondhand. We hear about the lotto winner who’s giving it all away. And of course, THAT interview with the Russian Ambassador. All on Playback presented by Sinéad Mooney.
Apr 29, 2022
Playback - April 23rd
0:43:59
This week on Playback. A man walks into a bar – and straight into a love story set in the Troubles. We learn what motivates a butterfly to stay alive. And notorious diva and all round bad boy, Ed Sheeran hits town. All on Playback presented by Sinéad Mooney.
Apr 22, 2022
Playback April 16th
0:41:45
This week on Playback. Politicians get into turf wars as we find out just who gets to cut the auld sod. We get a master class in ducking and diving when we ask, which came first, the chicken or the egg. And more eggs when junior hunters go on the scavenge for chocolate. All on Playback presented by Sinéad Mooney.
Apr 15, 2022
Playback - April 9
0:43:39
This week on Playback. As the war continues, an address to the joint Houses of the Oireachtas from President Volodymyr Zelensky. Seagulls and starfish – why we’re saying it all wrong. And just how long is too long in the shower? Our politicians take on the climate crisis. All on Playback presented by Sinéad Mooney.
Apr 08, 2022
Playback - April 2
0:42:54
This week on Playback. As prices for everything go up, Ryan turns off the lights and hits the sliced pan while Ray goes hypermiling. It’s census time – so might you immortalize your pet? And we get a lesson in early lust and late libido. All on Playback presented by Sinéad Mooney.
Apr 01, 2022
Playback - March 26th
0:45:07
Ukranians in Ireland demonstrate at the Russian Embassy, heated exchanges in the Dail over airy fairy comments & no mow til May? Lazy gardeners are in luck. All on Playback presented and compiled by Evelyn O'Rourke
Mar 26, 2022
Playback - March 12th
0:43:23
This week on Playback. Teenage crushes morph into middle age and unusual love potions from Kerry. And as the war in Ukraine continues, we hear voices from cities under siege and analyse what the future might hold. All on Playback presented by Sinéad Mooney.
Mar 11, 2022
Playback - March 5th
0:41:35
This week on Playback. If Dylan phoned, could you really name the bootleg B-sides? And The Batman – why the definite article? The Russian invasion continues – as does resistance from Ukraine. All on Playback presented by Sinéad Mooney.
Mar 04, 2022
Playback - Feb 26th
0:44:05
This week on Playback. What had been threatened for so long, came to pass. We hear from Ukraine as Russia invades the sovereign state. And we get an education in the cut throat business of performance poets and how to deal with a frisky Elvis. All on Playback presented by Sinéad Mooney.
Feb 25, 2022
Playback - Feb 19th
0:43:22
This week on Playback. Is it finally time to unmask? We get the latest on the last NPHET letter to government. Ice-creams and inflation, chocolate bars and tax – financial planning for the kiddies. And the music that just might break you. All on Playback presented by Sinéad Mooney.
Feb 18, 2022
Playback - Feb 12
0:42:51
This week on Playback. Ministers shop around on Drivetime. Liveline lovers lock eyes on the 54 bus. And Jessie Buckley British? We will not be having that. All on Playback presented by Sinéad Mooney.
Feb 11, 2022
Playback - Feb 5th
0:44:29
This week on Playback. The breakfast roll index and the rising cost of living here in Ireland. A day trip to Rome – Liveline callers are not having it. And Ryan helps you find your Icelandic name. All on Playback presented by Sinéad Mooney.
Feb 04, 2022
Playback - Jan 29
0:43:31
This week on Playback. Tensions mount in Ukraine and here too as Russian military exercises come close to home. And the Mona Lisa on a banana, dinosaurs out your window and will it be elbows forever or dare we shake the hand again? All on Playback presented by Sinéad Mooney.
Jan 28, 2022
Playback - Jan 22
0:40:57
This week on Playback. Is this the beginning of the end? Can it really be true? Covid Restrictions are lifted. And conspiracy theories, the raisin test, lost peacocks and presenters at double speed. But really, it's all about bye bye restrictions! All on Playback presented by Sinéad Mooney.
Jan 21, 2022
Playback - Jan 15
0:45:46
This week on Playback. Irritated, annoyed, downright furious? Head to the sea for screech on the beach. Salem, black cats and TikTok – we learn how having a witch in the family is so very on trend. And Ashling Murphy remembered. All on Playback presented by Sinéad Mooney.
Jan 14, 2022
Playback - Jan 8th
0:43:44
This week on Playback. Twirl and swirl – we hear who gives a good antigen test. Children, pets and the Pope – things get heated on Liveline. And flat pints, pot noodles, and songs about knees – the 90s music scene revisited – if you dare. All on Playback presented by Sinéad Mooney.
Jan 07, 2022
Playback - Dec 18
0:44:21
This week on Playback, presented by Evelyn O'Rourke... in the countdown to Christmas day... Ryan Tubridy on re-gifting and how you can get away with it nowadays... Katie Hannon's Late Debate team presents their politician of the year award... and George Hamilton celebrates an old musical friend.
Dec 18, 2021
Playback - Dec 11
0:44:07
This week on Playback. Storm Barra - just how did he blow? We mark 100 years of the Anglo Irish Treaty. And runny pudding, milk on the turn and squishy spuds. All on Playback presented by Sinéad Mooney.
Dec 10, 2021
Playback - Dec 4th
0:40:49
This week on Playback. All the Covid news - restrictions for Christmas and what we know so far about Omicron. Liveline tackles face masks for the kiddies. As well as seasonal plants with tricky names and arty pubs winning prizes. All on Playback presented by Sinéad Mooney.
Dec 03, 2021
Playback - Nov 27th
0:43:43
This week on Playback. The news none of us wanted – a new Covid variant - we get the latest. And - in no particular order - Garth Brooks, the Beatles and badgers. And Ryan Tubridy was one giddy lion as he got ready to Toy Show. All on Playback presented by Sinéad Mooney.
Nov 26, 2021
Playback - Nov 20th
0:40:49
This week on Playback. It’s beginning to look a lot like Covid. Sorry Christmas. We crunch the numbers and the what ifs. Brendan gets all 90s on us and Ray talks decompression rooms. All on Playback presented by Sinéad Mooney.
Nov 19, 2021
Playback - Nov 13th
0:43:39
This week on Playback. Covid, clubbing and Antigen testing – we get the latest from NPHET. As COP26 nears a close, we examine the fine print from Glasgow. And Ancient Babylonian makes a come back and Ronaldo loses his shirt. All on Playback presented by Sinéad Mooney.
Nov 12, 2021
Playback - Nov 6th
0:42:33
This week on Playback. Climate, cash and cuts – we get the lowdown from Cop26. The dos and don’ts of grave robbing – just don’t take the shroud. As well as Beethoven, Psychedelic Porn crumpets and earworms that lodge in your brain. All on Playback presented by Sinéad Mooney.
Nov 05, 2021
Playback - Oct 30th
0:43:09
This week on Playback. Crisis – what crisis? We get a guide to the pitfalls and pleasures of midlife. You’re nothing but a soggy, slimy potato – we hear the best Irish insults. We learn just what happened when Nora Barnacle stood up James Joyce. And of course, Covid. All on Playback presented by Sinéad Mooney.
Oct 29, 2021
Saturday 23rd October 2021
0:42:52
Highlights from the week just gone, with Brian Lally
Oct 23, 2021
Playback - Oct 16th
0:42:05
This week on Playback. With rising Covid numbers and more unvaccinated people in hospital – we mask up and ask just what is going on. Berries lustrous black and shining scarlet - how birds see colours better than us humans. And we remember a giant of traditional music - Paddy Moloney. All on Playback presented by Sinéad Mooney.
Oct 15, 2021
Playback - Oct 9th
0:42:05
This week on Playback. Algorithms and scrolling – we peek behind the Facebook curtain. Do women feel the cold differently from men? We fiddle with the thermostat. A glass of bubbles and teeny tiny salt shakers – Aisling gets an upgrade. All on Playback presented by Sinéad Mooney.
Oct 08, 2021
Playback - Oct 2nd
0:42:48
This week on Playback. A Bank Holiday for all – hurrah - but when? We hear the contenders. We celebrate a roundy birthday with the oldest rocks in Ireland. And don’t you dare call me a whale - I’m just a big boned dolphin. All on Playback presented by Sinéad Mooney.
Oct 01, 2021
Playback - Sep 25th
0:43:39
This week on Playback. Middle-aged, middle income, single and homeless. Liveline opens the faders. Claire talks bed sheets and the theory of relativity. And lessons in love from a cat named Delia Murphy. All on Playback presented by Sinéad Mooney.
Sep 24, 2021
Playback - Sep 18th
0:42:09
This week on Playback. Invitation declined. We hear the debate around the President’s decision. Ray D’Arcy is intent on getting back to nature. And blame it all on his roots, Garth Brooks is back – maybe. All on Playback presented by Sinéad Mooney.
Sep 17, 2021
Playback - Sep 11th
0:43:29
A compilation of the best of the week from RTE's audio services, presented by Evelyn O'Rourke.
Sep 11, 2021