Coming up on Global Village this weekend

On the show this Saturday night we look at the sleeping patterns of babies, is there a ‘normal’ pattern?  Following her appearance at the La Leche League of Ireland’s annual conference internationally renowned Professor Helen Ball from Durham University, joins us on the show to chat about “Coping with Infant-related Sleep Disruption” and “Breastfeeding and Infant Sleep”.

Junior Achievement Ireland are celebrating their 20th anniversary this year.  JAI, as it is also known, is said to be the largest non-profit organisation in the country recruiting, training and supporting volunteers from business to facilitate in-classroom programmes.   We are joined in studio by Helen Raftery, CEO of Junior Achievement Ireland and Tasneem Filaih, former student who went through the JAI programme. 

Finally, we look at how you don’t stop being a woman when you become a mother; it’s just another string to your bow with Beth Kilkenny from

It’s shaping up to be a great show , tune in from 7pm.