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Covid-19 Supporting Positive Mental Health

Interviews with health and care specialists on how to cope with the mental strains of the Covid-19 crisis on every day life. Only on your local station Northern Sound.

30 July: Third Age Ireland

Anne Dempsey from Seniorline and Third Age Ireland spoke to Joe Finnegan about the calls they've been receiving on their helpline recently.Take a listen...

16th July: My Mind Charity

MyMind is a not-for-profit organisation that is helping to stem the negative impact that Covid-19 has had on people's mental health.Supported by Sláintecare and...

3rd July: Dr Harry Barry chats about Dr Tony Holohan

Dr Harry Barry chats to the Joe Finnegan Show about Dr Tony Holohan's announcement about stepping back from his role at the moment and...

29th June: Alice Taylor tells us about her new book ‘Cocoon with A View’

Renowned author Alice Taylor spoke about Cocooning and her new book 'Cocoon with a view'Take a listen here:

25th June: John Treacy talks about National BeActive Day

Sport Ireland is calling on people all across the county to be active on Sunday, 28th June as part of National BeActive Day and...

22nd June: Reopening of Hairdressers

Hairdressers are reopening next Monday and Collette Reynolds from Hair Square in Longford and Caroline Martin from Inspire Hairdressers in Monaghan spoke to the...

17th June: Cavan Monaghan Mental Health Services during the pandemic.

On today's The Wider View Eddie was joined by Dr Fergal Leonard, Cavan Monaghan Mental Health Services on how services have been provided during...

16th June: Checking in on Cocooners

Dermot in Cavan and Frank in Monaghan who were on the show in April joined the JF Show on Tuesday to talk about how...

15th June: Visitors back in nursing homes

Russell Mellett from Sheelin Nursing Home spoke to The Joe Finnegan Show about the return of visitors to nursing homes.Take a listen here:

15th June: Men’s Health Week

Paul Gillen HSE Health Promotion officer spoke to The Joe Finnegan Show about Mens Health Week.Take a listen here:

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Tom Hannigan

Tom Hannigan. Late of Corgreagh, Kill, Cootehill, Co. Cavan and Formerly of Brookville House, Lappanduff, Kill, Cootehill. House strictly private.Removal on Wednesday morning, Leaving his residence at...

Kathleen Smith

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