February 2014

ᗩᗺᗷ hire's Brendan Ball meets his Excellency Michael D Higgins President of the Republic of Ireland at Aras an Uachtaran on 12/2/2014. Also pictured are Ms Janette Post founder of Rift Ltd Patricia O'Keeffe and High Court Justice Daniel O'Keeffe making the introduction.His Excellency spoke about making his impending historic state visit to the United Kingdom. The State visit of the President of Ireland to the United Kingdom occurred on 7 April 2014. It was the first state visit of a President of Ireland to the United Kingdom. The visit came three years after the first state visit by a British monarch to Ireland following its independence.


Brendan with Irish and Munster Rugby legend Ronan O'Gara on 21/2/2014 on the eve of Brian O'Driscolls last international at Twickenham. Ronan was kicking coach at Racing Metro club at the time. Ireland's second most capped player was enjoying a night out in London.


Serge Betsen Tchoua is a French former rugby union player who played as a flanker for London Wasps and Biarritz at club level and for France internationally finds time to chat to ᗩᗺᗷ hire's Brendan Ball. The Cameroonian is involved in Charity work in his native country which helps with the development of under privileged youths and has founded the Serge Betsen Academy.


Kevin Bernard Moran with Brendan is a former Irish footballer who excelled at the top levels in both Gaelic and soccer. In Gaelic football, he is known for his time as a Dublin senior team player, winning two All-Ireland Senior Football Championships with them, and in soccer for his career with Manchester United and Ireland. He was the first man to be sent off in an FA Cup Final.


May 2014

Brendan Ball hoists the Heineken Cup in Cardiff 24-05-2014 shortly after it was presented to Jonny Wilkinson captain of Toulon on the occasion of their victory over Saracens. The final result was 23–6 for Toulon to retain their title. Jonny Wilkinson retired from rugby after this match celebrating his 35th birthday the following day. The Heineken Cup was replaced by a new top-level competition, the European Rugby Champions Cup, effective in 2014–15.

March 2016

ᗩᗺᗷ hire seeks new depot in North Yorkshire. Brendan and Daniel visiting the beautiful village of Goathland in the North Yorkshire Moors better known as Aidensfield to the many viewers of Heartbeat.

May 2016

ᗩᗺᗷ hire's Brendan Ball and Conor Daly chat with Irish Taoiseach(Prime Minister) Enda Kenny after London vs Mayo Connaught quarter final at Ruislip London on 29/5/16. Mayo ran out as 2-16 to 0-9 winners.