UTV Life

UTV Life Special: The Open

This week we are at Royal Portrush Golf Club where excitement is mounting for the 148th Open, with only six weeks to go until the biggest sporting event we've ever had the opportunity to host. Pamela talks to the people who have the challenge of making this a major success, while Rita meets the grandson of the legendary golfer Fred Daly and new talents in the golf world.

UTV Life - Episode 153

World famous restaurateur Asma Khan is here straight from Netflix's 'Chef's Table' to talk about her latest projects, broadcaster Joe Lindsay gives a preview of an upcoming event on Rathlin Island, and Rita met up with singers Kieran Goss and Annie Kinsella. Plus - we have music from 80s sensation The Adventurers.


The owners of the best bar in the world, Sean Muldoon and Jack McGarry on their amazing whiskey tour of Ireland, young buskers Orlaith and Mollie on busking and their band Dea Matrona plus they perform. Rita joins the rehearsals for a hilarious new play about climate change.

UTV Life - Episode 151

Bronagh Waugh on starring in new thriller Steel Country and having the best eyebrows in Derry, The 4 of Us singers Brendan and Declan Murphy discuss childhood memories that inspired their songwriting plus Rita meets the women keeping Belfast Harbour ship-shape.

UTV Life - Episode 150

Actress Tara Lynne O'Neill who plays Ma in Derry Girls is in the studio, public servant turned singer Colm McConville chats about writing the soundtrack for a documentary film and performs, plus Rita meets the real life comic book hero who is educating young people about autism.

UTV Life - Episode 149

Some of those behind the biggest event in the farming calendar, the Balmoral Show are in the studio, local actor James Martin chats about who landing his first TV role in Ups and Downs. Rita has an exclusive interview with Irish band Picture This, plus music from the young trad band Cúig.

UTV Life - Episode 148

Singer-songwriter Brian Kennedy chats to Pamela about his musical comeback after a health battle and performs his song Silver Hearts on Chains, musicians David Lyttle and Jack Kelly explain how this year’s Derry City Jazz Festival is putting the spotlight on young people plus Rita meets the cast of Disney on Ice.