109 episodes

If you don't have the time to keep up with every twist and turn of the news agenda then sit back and Let Me Explain.
Each week host Seán Defoe goes behind the scenes on one of the biggest stories dominating the airwaves.
Why is it a big deal? Who's trying to spin you a line? And, most importantly, why should you give a damn?

Listen and subscribe to Let Me Explain with Seán Defoe on Apple Podcasts and Spotify.

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    • 4.8 • 38 Ratings

If you don't have the time to keep up with every twist and turn of the news agenda then sit back and Let Me Explain.
Each week host Seán Defoe goes behind the scenes on one of the biggest stories dominating the airwaves.
Why is it a big deal? Who's trying to spin you a line? And, most importantly, why should you give a damn?

Listen and subscribe to Let Me Explain with Seán Defoe on Apple Podcasts and Spotify.

Download, listen and subscribe on the Newstalk App.  

You can also listen to Newstalk live on newstalk.com or on Alexa, by and asking: 'Alexa, play Newstalk'

    108: A Reunited Ireland

    108: A Reunited Ireland

    When we talk about a 'united Ireland', why don't we call it a 'reunited Ireland'? Simon Tierney is in the hot seat on this week's Let Me Explain.

    • 13 min
    107: Diamonds

    107: Diamonds

    Diamonds: They've fuelled conflicts, marketing campaigns and inspired robberies. How have diamonds captivated the world for hundreds of years? Find out in this week's Let Me Explain.

    • 7 min
    106: Concerts, the Economy and You

    106: Concerts, the Economy and You

    Music concerts are bigger than ever, but what does that mean for the industry, music fans - even the economy?
    Jamie O'Hara is here to tell on this week's Let Me Explain.

    • 9 min
    105: Wedding Prep

    105: Wedding Prep

    Wedding prep season is in full swing and we have Josh Crosbie in for Seán Defoe to give us a full planning guide!

    • 14 min
    104: Deposit Return Scheme

    104: Deposit Return Scheme

    On February 1st Ireland will adopt a new deposit return scheme for bottles and cans. Consumers will be able to return the items to their local shops to claim their deposit back. Let Ben Finnegan Explain...

    • 11 min
    103: Burns Night

    103: Burns Night

    On the 25th of January, people in Scotland and Scottish people around the world celebrate Burns Night. Did you know people in Ireland also celebrate? Let Eamonn Torsney explain.

    • 9 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
38 Ratings

38 Ratings

KRHshops ,

Too funny!

Loving the humour. This had me laughing all the way through. (Episode 2). Will definitely be tuning in next week 😊

DV94 ,

5 Star

Brilliant podcast. Looking forward to next week already!

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