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# The Late Late Show

This month
January 2023
# eurovision song contenst
John Lydon speaks on 'heart-wrenching' Eurovision bid song about wife Nora, who has Alzheimer's
The former Sex Pistols front man said that he cried his eyes out when he wrote the song.
Last month
December 2022
# The Late Late Show
Charlie Bird Climb and Vicky Phelan tributes: Memorable moments from this year’s Late Late Show
There were many poignant moments to choose from this year.
# The Late Late Show
Ulster survive remarkable Connacht comeback to end disastrous December
A 14-point lead after 78 minutes was whittled back in the dying moments as Connacht sprung to life in a dramatic finish.
Last year
2022
# pj gallagher
'I had people fighting for me': PJ Gallagher opens up about his experience with mental illness
The actor and comedian spent several months in hospital last year after experiencing debilitating anxiety.
# Tubs
'It won't be today or tomorrow': Ryan Tubridy suggests he has no plans to leave the Late Late
Tubridy said he knows his time in the hot seat is finite.
# Drama At The Death
Incredible scenes as Ireland snatch last-gasp victory to end Six Nations on a high
Enya Breen was the late hero against Scotland at Kingspan Stadium.
All time
# The Late Late Show
'I don't fully understand it': Andrew McGinley on decision to drop him from Late Late Show
Andrew was to launch two charity projects in memory of his children last month on the RTÉ entertainment show.
# surprise appointment
Davy Fitzgerald confirms he thought he had the Galway job
“Maybe I thought I was going to go at one stage,” the Clareman told the Late Late Show.
# Up All Night
Late Late Show to mark Bob Geldof's 70th birthday in tribute episode
Presidents Michael D. Higgins and Mary Robinson are set to wish Geldof a happy birthday.
# virtual hug
'Your message gives me strength': Joe Biden sends personal letter to Adam King
Six-year-old Adam King shared the letter on the Late Late Show tonight.
# sofa watch
Sofa Watch: Irish Olympic hopefuls join Ryan as the Late Late wraps up for the summer
All you need to know about your Irish and international chat show options.
# Ballymurphy Massacre
'It has taken 50 years for the truth to come out': Ballymurphy families speak out on tragedy after coroner court verdict
Carmel Quinn spoke about her experience after the massacre took place and the 50 years it took for families to be vindicated.
# The Late Late Show
Mbappe scores twice and Icardi the late hero as PSG win in thrilling finish in Ligue 1
PSG are now a point behind league leaders Lille.
# Speaking out
'There's pages and pages of abuse' - Fitzgerald on online trolling aimed at himself and father
The Wexford boss was speaking on The Late Late Show.
# friday nights in
A look back at some of the best Late Late Show interviews of the year
Many of the most memorable interviews covered the impact the Covid-19 pandemic was having on people’s lives.
# Outfoxed
More late drama as Barkley's injury-time winner lifts Villa into second and downs Leicester
Dean Smith’s side continued their perfect start to the season as they took all three points at the King Power Stadium.
# The Late Late Show
Incredible drama as late goal gives Kiladangan first Tipp senior title after extra-time thriller
Bryan McLoughney’s goal clinched a 1-28 to 3-20 success over Loughmore-Castleiney after extra-time in Thurles.
# Friday Feeling
Late Late Show promises a 'slice of magic' in place of cancelled Electric Picnic as show returns for new season
The Late Late Show returns this week for its 59th season.
# the toy man
Ryan Tubridy issues earlier-than-usual callout for Late Late Toy Show participants
The show, usually an annual TV highlight, will likely be forced to adapt – like so many others – to the pandemic era.
# at the death
Ireland's McGoldrick on target but Arsenal strike late to seal FA Cup semi-final spot
The Gunners scraped through thanks to Dani Ceballos’ injury-time winner.
# Chat Shows
Sofa Watch: Swap Ryan and Graham for Daniel O'Donnell at home?
All you need to know about your Irish and international chat show options.
# Fundraising
Over €1.1 million raised for St Vincent de Paul since last Friday's Late Late Show
Daniel and Majella O’Donnell gave their support for the charity on last week’s show.
# Coronavirus
'I'll never forget the pain of it': Christy Dignam on family's heartache following dad's death from Covid-19
Christopher Dignam Senior, who was in his late 80s, passed away earlier this month.
# What's on?
Sofa Watch: Michael Bublé joins Ryan, Graham has some Normal People on
The best clips from the US late night shows, and the low-down on the Late Late and Graham lineups.
# let's chat
Sofa Watch: Louis chats to Graham and Leo's live on the Late Late
The best clips from the US late night shows, and the low-down on the Late Late and Graham lineups.
# Friday Night Lights
A step-by-step demo of being tested for coronavirus - and Daniel O'Donnell: Tomorrow's Late Late line-up announced
It’ll be another coronavirus-themed Late Late tomorrow night.
# The Late Late Show
Last-gasp Gailltír goal seals All-Ireland crown after 2019 loss and breaks St Rynagh's hearts
Úna Jackman was the hero of the hour for the Waterford side.
# The Late Late Show
'A dream come true': Shane MacGowan sings Fairytale of New York alongside Philomena Begley
Shane’s wife said it was a “dream come true” for him to sing with Philomena.
# Tribute to shane
The Late Late Show will feature a special tribute to Shane MacGowan this week
The musician will sing ‘Fairytale of New York’ during the show.
# RIP
A nation says goodbye to Gay Byrne - the man who 'showed us to ourselves'
The funeral of Gay Byrne took place at the Pro Cathedral in Dublin yesterday.
# The Late Late Show
Batshuayi fires Chelsea to impressive win over Ajax in Champions League
Batshuayi struck the only goal of the game at the Johan Cruyff Arena.
# The Late Late Show
Many people relate to my story of miscarriage, says Andrea Corr
The Corrs musician was speaking on the Late Late Show last night.
# late late
'I thought it was my failing': Former footballer Richie Sadlier reveals he was sexually abused as a child
Appearing on RTÉ’s The Late Late Show, the popular broadcaster said for years he blamed himself for what happened.
# The Late Late Show
Duffy's 89th-minute winner sends treble-chasing Dundalk through to fifth cup final in five years
The Lilywhites now face Shamrock Rovers at the Aviva Stadium on 3 November.
# The Late Late Show
Late Late crowd joins in as Christy Dignam sings a stunning version of Waltzing Matilda
Dignam talked about his parents, his teeth and his nerves for the Dubs match on last night’s show.
# The Late Late Show
Juventus ace fires Italy to remarkable comeback win as they end 20-year World Cup absence in style
Barbara Bonansea’s 95th-minute goal broke Australian hearts.
# Interview
'I was a little boy, I was still lost' - Jonathan Walters courageously opens up in Late Late interview
The former Ireland international spoke about the death of his mother on last night’s show.
# The Late Late Show
Moran drills in goal with last puck to earn Dublin dramatic draw against Wexford
Second-half goals from Liam Og McGovern and Rory O’Connor had Wexford on the brink of victory.
# Prime Numbers
How many complaints did RTÉ receive about a robot giving birth on the Late Late? It's the week in numbers
Plus: The number of complaints DCC has received about election posters.
# spurs miracle
Ajax stars say last night was 'a dream getting crushed' in 'a fairytale with an unhappy ending'
Captain Matthijs de Ligt and midfielder Frenkie De Jong were left brokenhearted by Tottenham.