Media TV and Radio during World MS Day

World MS Day took place on Tuesday, 30th May. MS Ireland was represented on television and radio. We had some brilliant ambassadors sharing their stories on what life is like living with Multiple Sclerosis all of which you can listen back below.

listen back: Radio takeover and interviews

Ireland AM 300523

Virgin Media TV

On Ireland AM, Áine Leonard discusses her journey to living life to the fullest. And also joining her is Neurology Consultant Dr. Hugh Kearney.

Newstalk Radio

Newstalk: The Pat Kenny Show 

Dr Hugh Kearney, Consultant Neurologist in the MS Unit of St James' Hospital and Andy Walsh on Newstalk with Pat Kenny. 

Radio Tipp FM

Tipp FM Tipp Today 

On Tipp FM, Fran was joined by  Alison O'Regan (living with MS) and Deirdre Growney, MS Ireland Community Worker. 


Clare FM

Morning Focus, Alan was joined live in studio by Shirley O’Brien (living with MS) and John McDonald, Community Worker with MS Ireland.

Radio Na Gaeltachta

Raidió na Gaeltachta

Tríona Ní Ráinne, Oifigeach Forbartha Brainsí ar Iris Aniar ar Raidió na Gaeltachta ag caint ar Lá Domhanda MS agus ar an bhfeachtas chun forignimh iomráiteacha ar fud na tíre a shoilsiú. Tosaíonn ag 2.29.

MId West

MidWest Radio

Joe Finnegan was joined by Ava Battles MS Ireland CEO and Tony Candon and Alison Dalywater (listen from 40 mins in)


Flirt FM Takeover


Listen back to the great show with host Aidan Larkin -  Interviews with Rebecca Maguire (person living with MS); Alison Dallywater (person living with MS); Fergal Hughes (person living with MS) and Janet Lee (National MS Care Centre). 

Community Radio Kilkenny City Logo

MS Ireland Take Over CRKC 88.7FM

Maurice O’Connor, MS Ireland Chairperson presented this amazing World MS Day special take over.

Live 95FM Limerick
Date: Monday, 29th May
Time: 11.30am

Mary McCusker 

Shannonside Northern Sound Joe Finnegan Show
Date: Tuesday, 30th May 10.05am

Orla Marron

LMFM The Late Lunch with Gerry Kelly
Date: Tuesday, 30th May

Time: 2.30pm
Naomi Donaldson

KFM Kildare Focus with Eoin Beatty
Date: 30th May
Interview 24 mins in
Leslie Kennedy, Kildare regional community worker and Rita Larkin from Kildare

Midlands103 The Health & Fitness Show
Date: Friday 2nd June
Time: 7.00pm
Mary Leonard Regional Community worker and Linda Keller from Tullamore. 

93.1 Life FM Cork "On The Level" Radio Magazine 
Date: 31st May
Emma Valentine (living with MS) Listen from 11.33