RTÉ - Today with Sean O'Rourke

RTÉ - Today with Sean O'Rourke Podcast

The mid-morning current affairs magazine with the stories of the day, sharp analysis, sports coverage, in-depth features and consumer interest.

Brexit Latest
An Tánaiste Simon Coveney TD, Fine Gael; Gregory Campbell MP, DUP; Lisa O’Carroll, Brexit Correspondent with The Guardian; Mícheál Martin TD, Fianna Fáil Leader...


Friday Gathering
Alison O’Connor, Irish Examiner Columnist; Ben Lowry, Deputy Editor of the Belfast Newsletter; Timmy Dooley, Fianna Fáil TD for Clare; Kate O’Connell, Fine Gael TD for Dublin Bay South...

Brexit Latest
Bertie Ahern; Sam McBride; Andrew Bridgen MP; Hilary Benn MP; Shona Murray; Tony Connolly; Tommie Gorman; Mairéad McGuinnes MEP; Matt Carthy MEP; John Rentoul; Phillipe Lamberts MEP; Lisa Chambers TD; Brendan Howlin TD...


Brexit Latest
Bertie Ahern; Sam McBride; Andrew Bridgen MP; Hilary Benn MP; Shona Murray; Tony Connolly; Tommie Gorman; Mairéad McGuinnes MEP; Matt Carthy MEP; John Rentoul; Phillipe Lamberts MEP; Lisa Chambers TD; Brendan Howlin TD...





Childminding
Bernadette Orbinski Burke, CEO of Childminding Ireland, Catherine Noone, F.G. Senator and the Seanad Spokesperson on Children, Tanya Sweeney, Columnist...

Latest Brexit Plan
Kevin Doyle, Group Political Editor Independent News and Media, Brendan O'Neill, Editor of Spiked Online, John O'Brennan, Jean Monnet Professor of European Studies in Maynooth University...


RTE Plan To Sell Artworks
Dr. Roisin Kennedy, School of Art History and Cultural Policy, UCD, Ian Whyte, Whyte's Irish Art Auctioneers...



Brexit Roller Coaster
Mairead McGuinness, F.G. MEP and Vice President of European Parliament, Phillip Webster, Former Political Editor The Times, John Downing, Political Correspondent, Irish Independent, Finian McGrath, Independent Alliance TD Dublin Bay North...


Parenting
David Coleman, Clinical Child Psychologist...


Weekend Sport
Hugo MacNeill, Former Ireland Rugby International, Damian Lawlor, Author and Sports Broadcaster, Marie Crowe, Presenter of Game On, 2FM, Peter Bills, Sports Journalist...


Brexit: Boris And Leo See A Pathway To A Deal
Newton Emerson, Political Commentator in Northern Ireland, Jim Wells, DUP MLA for South Down, Darren McCaffrey, NBC Euronews Political Editor, Conor McGinn, Labour MP for St. Helen's North...

Garda Fitness Test
Micahel O'Toole, Irish Daily Star Crime Correspondent, Professor Niall Moyna, Department of Health and Human Performance, DCU...


Vacant Properties
Evelyn O'Rourke met some Vacant Home Officers who seek out vital accommodation, Orla Hegarty, Assistant Professor in the School of Architecture, Planning and Environmental Policy, UCD...


The Gathering
Lise Hand, Journalist and Commentator, Ellen Coyne, Head of Politics Joe.ie, Marcella Corcoran Kennedy, F.G. TD Offaly, Louise O'Reilly, S.F. TD Dublin Fingal...

Protection Money
Michael McDowell, Former Minister for Justice, Daithi Doolan, Sinn Fein Cllr....


Home Care Packages
Jim Daly, Minister of State for Mental Health and Older People, Pearl Lambe, her daughter Hannah has been in hospital for two and a half years, Ctherine Barnes, Wexford Carer of The Year...

Flu Jab
Dr. John Cuddihy, Interim Director of The Health Protection Surveillance Centre...

Rugby World Cup
Conor O'Shea, Italy Rugby Coach and Former Ireland International...


Right To Disconnect
Garrett Murphy, Head of Industrial Relations at the Financial Services Union, Richard Grogan, Employment Law Specialist and Solicitor...



Culture Preview
Brian Reddin, Producer and Director, Aoife Barry, Assistant News Editor TheJournal.ie...


Weekend Sport
Damian Lawlor, Sports Broadcaster, Orla Bannon, Sports Journalist, Grainne McElwain, Sports Journalist...


Storm Lorenzo Blew Over
Dr. Kieran Hickey, Climatologist in the Department of Geography in University College Cork...

Budget 2020
Seamus Coffey, Chairman of the Irish Fiscal Advisory Council and Economics Lecturer in University College Cork...


Facebook Encryption
Eva Shortt, Journalist with Silicon Republic, Elizabeth Farries, Irish Council for Civil Liberties Privacy Expert...

The Gathering
Grace O'Sullivan, Green Party MEP for Ireland South, Paul Sheehan, Campaigns & Communications Manager Cork Simon Community, Dr. Theresa Reidy, Political Scientist University College Cork, Colm Burke, F.G. Senator...


Storm Lorenzo
Derek Flanagan, Irish Coast Guard, Conor Faughnan, Director of Consumer Affairs with the AA, Caren Feeney, head of Client Services at Galway Simon Community, Paddy Mahon, Chair of the Local Authority Body that sits on the National Emergency Coordination Group...

Boris Johnson's Brexit Proposals
Philippe Lamberts, Belgian MEP and Member of the EU's 6-person Brexit Steering Group, Brigid Laffan, Director of the Robert Schuman Centre at the European University Institute in Florence, Brendan O'Neill, Editor Spiked Online...



Brexit: U.K. Customs Proposals
Mairead McGuinness, Vice President European Parliament, Ray Bassett, Former Ambassador, Aodhán Connolly, Director of the Northern Ireland Retail Consortium, Lisa Chambers, F.F. Spokesperson on Brexit...

Brexit: U.K. Customs Proposals
Mairead McGuinness, Vice President European Parliament, Ray Bassett, Former Ambassador, Aodhán Connolly, Director of the Northern Ireland Retail Consortium, Lisa Chambers, F.F. Spokesperson on Brexit...





Weaning Your Baby
Louise Reynolds, Dietician with The Irish Nutrition and Dietetic Institute...


Weaning Your Baby
Louise Reynolds, Dietician with The Irish Nutrition and Dietetic Institute...

John Delaney Departs FAI
Brendan Menton, Former General Secretary of the FAI, Stuart Gilhooley, Solicitor for the Professional Footballers Association of Ireland, John O'Regan, FAI Senior Council member for 15 years and Honorary Secretary of the Kerry District League...


Mortgage To Rent Scheme
Daragh Clerkin, has taken up the Mortgage to Rent Scheme, Charlie Weston, Personal Finance Editor, Irish Independent...



Weekend Sport
Fiona O'Brien, Former Ireland Rugby International, Gavin Cooney, Sportswriter with The42 and Host of the 'Behind The Lines' Podcast, Damian Lawlor, Sports Broadcaster...

Rising Childcare Costs
Anne Rabbitte, F.F. Spokesperson On Children and Youth Affairs, Frances Byrne, Director ofr Policy and Advocacy at Early Childhood Ireland, Jim Daly, Minister of State for Mental Health and Older People...



The Gathering
Sarah Carey, Communications Consultant and Columnist with The Irish Independent, Dr. Cara Augustenborg, Environmental Policy, UCD, Richard Boyd Barrett, PBP TD Dun Laoghaire, Hildegarde Naughten, Chair Oireachtas Committee on Climate...

High Drama In The House Of Commons
Matthew Parris, Times Columnist and Former Tory MP, Dawn Foste, Columnist with The Guardian, Richard Curran, Presenter, The Business, RTE Radio 1...


Stardust Inquest
Antoinette Keegan, Stardust Victims Committee, Darragh Mackin, Solicitor with Phoenix Law, who acts for the Stardust Truth and Justice Committee...

Direct Provision Centres And Integration
David Stanton, Minister of State with responsibility for integration, Brian Killoran, CEO of the Immigrant Council, Dr. Ebun Joseph, Race Relations Consultant and Lecturer University College Dublin...


Rent Pressure Zones
Eoin O'Broin, S.F. TD, Noel Rock, Cha9r of Oireachtas Housing Committee and F.G. TD Dublin North West...

Garda Restructuring
Jim O'Callaghan, F.F. Justice Spokesperson, Antoinette Cunningham, Deputy General Secretary of AGSI...


Brexit Chaos
Gregory Campbell, DUP MP, Pat McFadden, Labour Party MP, Alistair Cambell, Former Adviser to Tony Blair...


Transgender Healthcare
Noah Halpin, Founder of 'This Is Me Ireland', The Transgender Healthcare Campaign, Professor Donal O'Shea, Consultant Endocrinologist at St. Vincent's and St. Columcille's Hospitals in Dublin...


Crack Down On Brokers
Charlie Weston, Irish Independent Personal Finance Editor, Diarmuid Kelly, Chief Executive of Brokers Ireland...

Overcoming Loneliness
Dr. Harry Barry, GP and Mental Health Specialist, Anne Marie Creaven, Department of Psychology, University of Limerick, Edna Murphy, Psychotherapist...



British Supreme Court Rules Suspension Of Parliament Unlawful
Philip Webster, Former Political Editor, The Times, Ronan McCrea, Professor of Constitutional and European Law at University College London, Anne Twomey, Professor of Constitutional Law, Unaiversity of Sydney, Dr. Jennifer Kavanagh, Law Lecturer Waterford IT...


Underdogs
Israel Ilunga, Rosemount, Westmeath, Fionn O'Leary, Skerries Harps, Dublin, Stephen Husband, Summerhill, Meath...

Fighting Climate Change
Brid Smith, PBP TD Dublin South Central, Timmy Dooley, F.F. TD Clare, Patrick O'Donovan, Minister of State, John Sweeney, Climatologist, NUI Maynooth...



RACO Conference
Comdt. Conor King, General Secretary of the Representative Association of Commissioned Officers...

Weekend Sport
Damian Lawlor, Broadcaster, Marie Crowe, Game On on 2FM, Lindsay Peat, Ireland International Rugby Player, Peter Bills, Rugby Journalist and Author of 'The Jersey: The Secrets Behind The All Blacks Success...


Climate Action Protests
John Gibbons, Member of An Taisce's Climate Committee, Eoin Campbell, Member of Extinction Rebellion Ireland...

Google Housing
Paul Murphy, Solidarity PBP TD, Noel Rock, Chair of Housing Committee and F.G. TD, Orla Hegarty, UCD School of Architecture...


The Gathering
Mairead McGuinness, Vice President of the European Parliament, Willie O'Dea, F.F. TD Limerick City, Mark Paul, Business Affairs Correspondent Irish Times, Mandy Johnson, CEO Irish Offshore Operators Association,...




Beef Crisis
Angus Woods, Chairman of the IFA National Livestock Committee, Mark McGowan, Managing Director of Scholars Townhouse Hotel and Dermot O'Brien, spokesman with the Beef Plan Movement....

Immigration Comments
Michael Collins, Independent TD and Colm O'Gorman, Executive Director of Amnesty Ireland....


National Childcare Scheme and the PSC
Frances Byrne, Director of Policy and Advocacy at Early Childhood Ireland, Anne Rabbitte, Fianna Fáil TD and Simon McGarr, Solicitor....

Quinn Attack
Tom Lyons, Financial Journalist with The Currency and Rodney Edwards, Deputy Editor at The Impartial Reporter....



Crisis In The Beef Industry Continues
Cormac Healy, Senior Director of Meat Industry Ireland, Pat McDonagh, CEO Supermac's, Terry Bryan, Industrial Organiser for AGRI Foods with SIPTU...

Ireland As A Tax Haven
Clare Daly, Independent MEP, Patrick O'Donovan, Minister of State for Public Procurement, Open Government and eGovernment...



Beef Talks End
Ger Gough, Independent Farmers of Ireland, Pat O'Toole, News Correspondent, Irish Farmers Journal...


Switching Mortgages
Martina Hennessy, Mortgage Switching Expert and Founder doddl.ie...


Weekend Sport
Donnchadh Walsh, Kerry All-Star and Three-time All Ireland Winner, Collie Moran, Former Dublin Football Captain, Damian Lawlor, Sports Broadcaster, Orla Bannon, Sports Broadcaster...


House Prices
Michael Dowling, MD Dowling Financial, Richard Boyd Barrett,Solidarity PBP TD Dun Laoghaire...

Brexit: Operation Purge
Eamon O'Reilly, Chief Executive Dublin Port Company, Simon Carswell, Public Affairs Editor, Irish Times...



The Gathering
Dearbhail McDonald, Journalist and Commentator, Colette Browne, Irish Independent Columnist, Colm Brophy, Fine Gael TD Dublin South West, Ivana, Bacik, Labour Party's Senator Leader...


Organ Donation
Amy Dutil-Wall came into studio to talk about donating her three year old daughter Estlin's organs after she was in a road traffic accident with her Dad, Vincent, in 2017...

Brexit: Operation Yellowhammer
John Rentoul, Chief Political Commentator, The Independent, Aodhán Connolly, Director of The Northern Ireland Retail Consortium...


Downton Abbey
Aedín Gormley, Broadcaster and Movie Buff, John Boland, Irish Independent TV Critic...



Beef Crisis
Charlie McConalogue, F.F. Donegal TD and Agriculture Spokesperson...