A five-part series documenting the many people and organisations that have existed in the Maisonettes since they were first built in the late 1960s. Near FM recorded these stories before the Maisonettes were knocked down. The entire series will be aired on April 14th from 9.30 am. Made with the support of the Broadcasting Authority of Ireland with the television licence fee.
Near FM will be hosting a series of talks on the topic of Dublin and the Great War. Wednesdays April 5th, 12th & 19th at 6.15 pm Location: Coolock Library, Barryscourt Road April 5th: Padraig Yeates (the influence of the Russian Revolution) John Dorney (anti-war agitation in Dublin, socialists, pacifists and republicans) April 12th: Niamh Murray (Irish Suffragettes and the Great War) Fionnuala Walsh (Women at work during the Great War) April 19th: Tom Burke (The Royal Dublin Fusiliers) nd Jennifer Wellington […]