The Live Wire with Ronan Lardner

Our lunchtime show "The Live Wire with Ronan Lardner" is a lively, music-driven show from 12 to 3 with an entertaining mix of music from the 80’s to current hits, together with local news, sport and features. The show is full of high energy and Ronan’s own sense of fun and entertainment.

The Live Wire with Ronan Lardner is the most high-energy, fun-filled, bonkers three hours of radio you’ll ever experience.    

Absolutely bursting with music from the 90s and 00s, as well as chart topping hits of today.  

Ronan engages his audience with Connect 4, Gettin’ Trendy For a Minute, Supersubs Juke Special, and the ever popular The Factory Floor Filler’ giving businesses across Galway City and County a chance to re-energise and ward off the afternoon slump! 

The Live Wire with Ronan Lardner Monday – Friday 12 -3pm   

It’s energy for your radio as it should be!! 

Another feature of the show is the Secret Sound of Galway, Ronan plays a sound for listeners to identify and to win our cash prize of €980!! It’s a bit of a head wrecker really!  Check out the list of guesses so far HERE.

To bring the show to a conclusion, Ronan gives a riddle clue. The question is, can you ‘riddle it… just a little bit’?

And then you can listen to it all again!!

Ask the Dentist with Gate Dental

Every second Monday Dr Brian Delgado BDS, from Gate Dental Clinic discusses with Ronan dental issues and what you can do about them. Dr Brian will also answers listeners questions. ……..Let’s keep smiling!

Listen back to the last episode HERE

Listen back to all episodes HERE

If you have a question for Dr. Delgado, text DENTAL along with your queries us on 53995 or email us on [email protected] and title you email DENTAL.

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About Ronan

Ronan Lardner is known and recognised across all parts of  Galway City and County and has considerable experience entertaining Galwegians through dramas, musicals and DJ’ing.


The Saw Doctor’s Leo Moran & Galway Bay FM’s Live Wire Ronan Lardner bring you the very first Isolation cover of ‘Clare Island’ by The Saw Doctors. We had a bit of fun with this one, enjoy.

Way back in February……..

What happens when you put four Galway Bay FM presenters in a professional kitchen with a bag of flour, eggs and milk!
Flippin’ Pancakes that’s what! Keith, Ronan, Alan and Ollie took on our Perfect Pancake Challenge – Part One. Who do you think won first place? Watch this space for Part Two! 🥞

You’ve seen Part 1, so now it’s time to announce the winner.
Happy Pancake Day Everyone! Go flippin’ mad and enjoy!🥞🥞
A very special thanks to Jacinta Dalton, Head of Culinary Arts & Service Industries at GMIT (Official), a woman with a great sense of humour!!