RTÉ - Callans Kicks

RTÉ - Callans Kicks Podcast

Comedy with Oliver Callan







Best of Brexit Vol. 1
A selection of sketches to mark the return of Callan's Kicks from Oct 4th 2019 for Series 14....













Callan's Kicks
Oliver Callan with his weekly satirical swipe at well-known faces in the worlds of entertainment, politics and sport....


Callan's Kicks
Oliver Callan with his weekly satirical swipe at well-known faces in the worlds of entertainment, politics and sport....




Kickback to 2013
Enda remembers Callan's Kicks first year on air which saw the horsemeat saga, a new Pope, the Anglo tapes and Pat Kenny leaving RTÉ...

Kickback to 2013
Enda remembers Callan's Kicks first year on air which saw the horsemeat saga, a new Pope, the Anglo tapes and Pat Kenny leaving RTÉ...





Callan's Kicks After the Storm
Leo's spin unit in trouble, the Disclosures tribunal comes to life and Michael O'Leary becomes a billionaire...


Callan's Kicks After the Storm
Leo's spin unit in trouble, the Disclosures tribunal comes to life and Michael O'Leary becomes a billionaire...


Callan's Kicks Mid-term Break
Leo and Murphs in Sligo, the IFTAs, Tommie Gorman mourns the Northern talks and Marian is back....


Callan's Kicks Mid-term Break
Leo and Murphs in Sligo, the IFTAs, Tommie Gorman mourns the Northern talks and Marian is back....


Callan's Kicks The Year 2017
Leo flexes and reflects in the gym with Murphs, Trump and Melania count down their year and Dobbo reviews his favourite scandals of 2017...


Callan's Kicks The Year 2017
Leo flexes and reflects in the gym with Murphs, Trump and Melania count down their year and Dobbo reviews his favourite scandals of 2017...

Callan's Kicks Christmas Special
Leo's Christmas Carol, a very Trumpy Xmas, Joe Brolly's Seasons Greetings and Leo and Murphs do the 12 pubs...

Callan's Kicks Christmas Special
Leo's Christmas Carol, a very Trumpy Xmas, Joe Brolly's Seasons Greetings and Leo and Murphs do the 12 pubs...


Callan's Kicks Toy Show Weekend
Out with the old, in the with the new Tánaiste, plus the Toy Show, Trump Brexit and Farewell Frances......


Callan's Kicks Toy Show Weekend
Out with the old, in the with the new Tánaiste, plus the Toy Show, Trump Brexit and Farewell Frances......

Callan's Kicks Tánaiste Crisis Special
Frances Fitzgerald's career in the balance, furious Leo, FF foaming at the mouth, while Labour looks for attention and Mary Lou prepares for changes...

Callan's Kicks Tánaiste Crisis Special
Frances Fitzgerald's career in the balance, furious Leo, FF foaming at the mouth, while Labour looks for attention and Mary Lou prepares for changes...






Callna's Kicks April 22nd 2017
The Maternity Hospital row, a shock British election plus Leo hunts for fraudsters and Simon for councillors' votes...



Well done Britain
Britain congratulates itself on leaving the European Union...

Brexit Accents
Sean O'Rourke discovers that accents are very important in the EU crisis...


Enda and Ringer
The Taoiseach is back from a trip to Washington that went viral...


RTÉ for Sale
Savills describes a prime property on the market in Montrose...


Enda meets Trump
A few awkward moments at the shamrock ceremony in the White House....


Cork Paddy's Day Parade
Plastic Sheeting reports on the Patrick's Day parade in the real capital...


Kitty and Leo in Paris
Kitty Corridor gets wind that Simon Coveney might be ahead of Leo in the leadership race...

Kitty and Leo in Paris
Kitty Corridor gets wind that Simon Coveney might be ahead of Leo in the leadership race...



Church Scandals Sermon
The Church responds to calls for punishment and redress in a Saturday homily...


Church Scandals Sermon
The Church responds to calls for punishment and redress in a Saturday homily...

Callan's Kicks March 11th 2017
Ministers are off for St Patrick's fortnight, trouble at the post office and Simon Harris' voicemails......

Callan's Kicks March 11th 2017
Ministers are off for St Patrick's fortnight, trouble at the post office and Simon Harris' voicemails......



Trump the Russian?
The President denies links to Russia, but isn't always convincing...

Trump the Russian?
The President denies links to Russia, but isn't always convincing...




Enda's Voicemails
Enda's message minder is busy as the Paddy's Day junkets are doled out...


Enda's Voicemails
Enda's message minder is busy as the Paddy's Day junkets are doled out...






Pat Hickey Comes Home
The former Olympics boss finds a lot has changed since he was last in Ireland...

Pat Hickey Comes Home
The former Olympics boss finds a lot has changed since he was last in Ireland...



Gerry's Bad Week
Sinn Fein have a party meeting overshadowed by another controversy...


Gerry's Bad Week
Sinn Fein have a party meeting overshadowed by another controversy...




Enda meets Tim Cook
The Taoiseach is in fawning mood on his visit to Silicon Valley...

Enda meets Tim Cook
The Taoiseach is in fawning mood on his visit to Silicon Valley...


Bertie is Back
A Fianna Fáil meeting is interrupted by murmurs from a cupboard......

Bertie is Back
A Fianna Fáil meeting is interrupted by murmurs from a cupboard......


Cabinet Row
The tension between Enda and Shane Ross boils over...


Cabinet Row
The tension between Enda and Shane Ross boils over...

Boris Johnson
The British Foreign Secretary faces questions from the press...

Boris Johnson
The British Foreign Secretary faces questions from the press...


Michael Harding
The Talking to Strangers author is staring at lakes again....


Michael Harding
The Talking to Strangers author is staring at lakes again....


Irish Book Awards
Tubridy reports from the Gosh I'm Bored Irish Book Awards 2016...


Irish Book Awards
Tubridy reports from the Gosh I'm Bored Irish Book Awards 2016...

Marian Trump
President Elect talks to Marian from his Trump Tower in NYC...

Marian Trump
President Elect talks to Marian from his Trump Tower in NYC...



Trump calls Enda
The President-elect phones "Eda Kelly" and invites him to White House...

Trump calls Enda
The President-elect phones "Eda Kelly" and invites him to White House...


Melania and Trump
Mr President-elect Trump and his First Lady Melania talk White House plans...

Melania and Trump
Mr President-elect Trump and his First Lady Melania talk White House plans...

Trump meets Obama
An awkward meeting between the incoming and outgoing Presidents...


Trump meets Obama
An awkward meeting between the incoming and outgoing Presidents...


Callan's Kicks November 4th 2016
The Garda strike is off, the US Election race nears its end, plus Bono, Bruce Springsteen and Kitty Corridor....

Callan's Kicks November 4th 2016
The Garda strike is off, the US Election race nears its end, plus Bono, Bruce Springsteen and Kitty Corridor....






Enda's The Shining
Shane Ross joins the Taoiseach in an abandoned hotel...

Enda's The Shining
Shane Ross joins the Taoiseach in an abandoned hotel...





Marian and Hillary
Clinton is on the phone with Marian Finucane in Election 16...


Marian and Hillary
Clinton is on the phone with Marian Finucane in Election 16...

Leo and Pat Kenny
Varadkar drops hints of leadership ambitions in his post-Budget interview with the chat titan...

Leo and Pat Kenny
Varadkar drops hints of leadership ambitions in his post-Budget interview with the chat titan...


Bob Dylan's Nobel Prize
folk singer shocks the literary world with a musical acceptance speech....

Bob Dylan's Nobel Prize
folk singer shocks the literary world with a musical acceptance speech....

Callan's Kicks October 14th 2016
The fallout from Budget 2017, the latest in the US presidential race, Bob Dylan's nobel prize and Fiver Friday....


Callan's Kicks October 14th 2016
The fallout from Budget 2017, the latest in the US presidential race, Bob Dylan's nobel prize and Fiver Friday....

Enda and Mícheál
The Taoiseach meets the FF leader in a lift after a bad poll for Micheál Martin's party...

Enda and Mícheál
The Taoiseach meets the FF leader in a lift after a bad poll for Micheál Martin's party...


Leo lobbies country TD's
In the Fine Gael leadership race, Dr Leo meets rural TDs in a bar to get their support...

Leo lobbies country TD's
In the Fine Gael leadership race, Dr Leo meets rural TDs in a bar to get their support...

Trump meets Farage
The Donald is being coached by the ex-UKIP leader for Sunday's debate with Hillary...


Trump meets Farage
The Donald is being coached by the ex-UKIP leader for Sunday's debate with Hillary...

Callan's Kicks October 7th 2016
Enda meets Micheál in a lift as Noonan and Paschal prepare the Budget, Paul O'Connell has a new book out and Donald Trump is being coached by Nigel Farage....

Callan's Kicks October 7th 2016
Enda meets Micheál in a lift as Noonan and Paschal prepare the Budget, Paul O'Connell has a new book out and Donald Trump is being coached by Nigel Farage....


FF-FG Irish Water Talks
Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil discuss the water issue in Govt talks at Trinity College...


FF-FG Irish Water Talks
Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil discuss the water issue in Govt talks at Trinity College...


Fianna Fáil Wants Power
Micheál Martin tries to placate a rowdy meeting of power-hungry Soldiers of Dynasty...

Fianna Fáil Wants Power
Micheál Martin tries to placate a rowdy meeting of power-hungry Soldiers of Dynasty...


Callan's Kicks April 22nd 2016
The FG and FF Govt formation talks stick in the water, Conor McGregor un-retires and Gerry Adams does the Census...

Callan's Kicks April 22nd 2016
The FG and FF Govt formation talks stick in the water, Conor McGregor un-retires and Gerry Adams does the Census...


The Independents
Very little can be agreed at a meeting of the famous abstainers...

The Independents
Very little can be agreed at a meeting of the famous abstainers...

Ringer and Enda
The Acting Taoiseach can feel history in the air after FF gives up minority Govt hopes...


Ringer and Enda
The Acting Taoiseach can feel history in the air after FF gives up minority Govt hopes...

Trump Calls Noonan
The Finance Minister mans the phones at Trump Doonbeg resort...

Trump Calls Noonan
The Finance Minister mans the phones at Trump Doonbeg resort...


Opposition Anonymous
Sinn Féiners and Lefties admit their addiction to opposition benches in difficult meeting...

Opposition Anonymous
Sinn Féiners and Lefties admit their addiction to opposition benches in difficult meeting...




The Panama Papers
David Cameron and Trump on the offshore revelations...

The Panama Papers
David Cameron and Trump on the offshore revelations...



Michael D Exhausted
The President tries to rest after the Centenary marathon...

Michael D Exhausted
The President tries to rest after the Centenary marathon...




Easter 1916 Joe Duffy
Des meets Joe who is dressed up as a 1916 bookseller as part of RTE's Reflecting the Rising...


Easter 1916 Joe Duffy
Des meets Joe who is dressed up as a 1916 bookseller as part of RTE's Reflecting the Rising...




Parades Round-up 2016
Regional reporters cover parades in Cork, Kerry, Galway and Crumlin...

Parades Round-up 2016
Regional reporters cover parades in Cork, Kerry, Galway and Crumlin...



Shane Ross meets Enda
The Independent Alliance leader meets a disinterested caretaker Taoiseach...


Shane Ross meets Enda
The Independent Alliance leader meets a disinterested caretaker Taoiseach...


Fine Gael Party Meeting
There's tension as Enda meets his troops to discuss the formation of the next Government...


Fine Gael Party Meeting
There's tension as Enda meets his troops to discuss the formation of the next Government...

Fianna Fail Party Meeting
Big Mickey struggles to convince the Soldiers of Dynasty to join up with Fine Gael...

Fianna Fail Party Meeting
Big Mickey struggles to convince the Soldiers of Dynasty to join up with Fine Gael...


Labour Party Meeting
A very sombre and reduced Labour party meet to discuss the future after an election drubbing...

Labour Party Meeting
A very sombre and reduced Labour party meet to discuss the future after an election drubbing...



Dog bites Ringer
Michael Ring will go to any lengths to get a vote in Westport...


Dog bites Ringer
Michael Ring will go to any lengths to get a vote in Westport...

Independents Campaign
DDP on the trail of the Healy-Raes, Mick Lowry and Mick Wallace...

Independents Campaign
DDP on the trail of the Healy-Raes, Mick Lowry and Mick Wallace...


Gerry Adams as Gaeilge
After trouble with numbers, Gerry struggles with Irish on Morning Ireland...

Gerry Adams as Gaeilge
After trouble with numbers, Gerry struggles with Irish on Morning Ireland...



TV3 Leaders' Debate
Rowdy scenes as Pat struggles to control Joan, Gerry, Micheal and Enda at TV3...

TV3 Leaders' Debate
Rowdy scenes as Pat struggles to control Joan, Gerry, Micheal and Enda at TV3...


Leo and Joan in Dublin West
Leo and Joan canvass the same house minutes apart in Dublin West where Joan's seat is at risk...

Leo and Joan in Dublin West
Leo and Joan canvass the same house minutes apart in Dublin West where Joan's seat is at risk...


Callan's Kicks Election Week 2
GE2016 gets rowdy at TV3 debate, Joan in trouble, Paul O'Connell retires and Dermot Bannon returns...

Callan's Kicks Election Week 2
GE2016 gets rowdy at TV3 debate, Joan in trouble, Paul O'Connell retires and Dermot Bannon returns...

Gerry Adams Canvass
The Sinn Féin President is confused on a walkabout in Dundalk...


Gerry Adams Canvass
The Sinn Féin President is confused on a walkabout in Dundalk...




Callan Kicks the Year
Callan's Kicks regulars Dobbo, Enda and Ringer, Marian and more have a Marty's New Year party looking back on 2015 from Fennelly to Equal Marriage, Eircode to Redacted Denis, Dubs and Cats, a rugby World Cup flop plus Leo's diary, Joe's books, U2 and Conor McGregor. Also President Michael D's ode to Easter 2016....

Callan Kicks the Year
Callan's Kicks regulars Dobbo, Enda and Ringer, Marian and more have a Marty's New Year party looking back on 2015 from Fennelly to Equal Marriage, Eircode to Redacted Denis, Dubs and Cats, a rugby World Cup flop plus Leo's diary, Joe's books, U2 and Conor McGregor. Also President Michael D's ode to Easter 2016....