Hospital chaos looms, Kildare manager search and quiet man remembered. Your 60 second update on today's top stories with Ireland in a minute.
Ireland in a minute: October 1st
- Shocking: Plane tries and fails to land in high winds
- Fernanda Lima in raunchy mobile phone advert
- Aengus O’Snodaigh ‘amazeballs’ in the Dail
- Incredible: Bystanders save elderly man from drowning in river
- Dramatic: Tidal surge batters UK coast and drags homes into the sea
- Dan O'Brien: Is the economy turning around?
Keating: I'd love X Factor job
With Gary Barlow set to step down after the current series of the ITV singing show, the Boyzone frontman said he wouldn't turn down the chance - if he was offered the job.
South Africa remembers Mandela as funeral preparations begin
South Africa remembers its first black president Nelson Mandela as preparations begin for a state funeral.
Audio: Mark Lawrenson tells Today FM of Van Persie transfer request rumour
FOOTBALL pundit Mark Lawrenson has claimed he has heard rumours that Manchester United star Robin Van Persie has handed in a transfer request. Credit: Today FM