Listen: "If you don't get excited about flat racing this weekend, you never will"

In the first episode of our new horse racing podcast, Jordan McCarthy looks ahead to the weekend’s racing with Patrick Mulcahy of Seamus Mulvaney Bookmakers and our racing correspondent Tommy Lyons.



The lads relish the prospect of Irish Champions Weekend at Leopardstown and the Curragh and mark your cards before the start of the Listowel Harvest Festival on Sunday.




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As we wait, eager and giddy, a collective shudder of agitated ardor ripples through the theatre, like a Late, Late Toyshow audience when they KNOW Ryan’s going to give them another €150 voucher. Suddenly, a voice booms from the stage. Everyone erupts, whooping and cheering. And that was just for the safety announcement.Everyman's outstanding Jack and the Beanstalk ticks all panto boxes

Every band needs a Bez. In fact, there’s a case to be made that every workplace in the country could do with the Happy Mondays’ vibes man. Somebody to jump up with a pair of maracas and shake up the energy when things begin to flag.Happy Mondays create cheery Tuesday in Cork gig

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