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October 30th Saturday:  Poundland Store,  Cirencester. Brian Dowling opens Poundland’s 300th store. Brian is presiding over the Family Fun Day, signing autographs, meeting the locals and having pictures with them, and even h85.jpgelping out on the 75.jpgtills. 76.jpgLINK86.jpg




Later that evening Brian went along to the BBC Studios as a guest of his friend Tess Daly to watch Strictly Come Dancing which she is presenting.

October 28th Thursday:  ITV1 This Morning Soapbox with Brian Dowling all the la81.jpgtest soap news. 83a.jpg



Oct 25th Monday:  Bria79.jpgn is covering80.jpg the Soapbox  soap run downs on ITV1 This Morning. LINK 

Later he chatted with Coleen Nolan in The Hub. LINK




Oct 22nd Friday:78.jpg  Brian Dowling is announced as the Quiz Master for the National Finals of the All-Ireland Schools Quiz in April 2011in conjunction with the Irish League of Credit Unions.  Launching the start of the quiz Brian said “So excited to be back home in Ireland and to be part of this event. It is going to be loads of fun for kids around the country over the next couple of months. I will be back in April and I am really looking forward to an exciting, nail biting final at the RDS next year!” The annual event, now in its 20th year, has become the highlight of the school calendar, attracting over 25,000 participants in over 300 venues throughout the 32 counties. With the aim of encouraging teamwork among young school children under the age of 13, the questions for the Quiz are compiled by primary school teachers and will cover topics such as geography, history, music, literature and sport.  LINK

Oct 21st Thursd77.jpgay R82.jpgehearsals for new series.. Wagons’ Den RTE2




Oct 18th Monday: TV3 Ireland – The Apprentice – You’re Fired.  Brian is a guest on the show where Anton Savage is joined by a panel of celebrities, captains of industry, journalists and broadcasters, who'll interrogate the fired apprentice in front of a live audience. 

Oct 15th Friday: Brian is one of the guests on Davina McCall: A Comedy Roast on C4. Brian took the stage alongside Patrick Kielty, Chris Moyles, Rich Hall, and Jack Whitehall. Jimmy Carr hosts the proceedings as Davina takes centre stage to endure an evening of insults and friendly abuse.

Advert for Beauty and Beast Panto on the side of 500 buses in Ireland.


Oct 11th Monday: Brian is once again presenting Live From Studio Five on C5. In the studio this evening he is chatting to Ray Meagher – Alf  from Home and Away.

Oct 9th Saturday: Brian talks about his new RTÉ chat show The Wagons Den with Katherine Lynch which airs in November. A cross between Celeb Juice and Loose Women the show is expected to be a huge hit. LINK

Oct 8th & 9th:  More Smash Hits TV with Brian as voice over.

On Friday we have: Omg! The Fit Boys Pop Riot.
Brian Dowling's causing a riot in the name of pop as he counts down the 20 hottest boys in the business right now!

Then Saturday it’s: Oo-Er! The Cheesefest Pop Riot.
Brian Dowling's causing a riot in the name of pop as he counts down the 50 cheesiest ever party tracks!

Oct 4th Monday: RTÉ1 Radio  The Mooney Show – interview.  Brian chats about the forthcoming Cheerios Panto – Beauty and the Beast at the Tivoli, Dublin, Ultimate BB and his love interest.  Listen again HERE 

16 Nov 2010 by christine

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