Podcast from Near FM

Aftermath of the Rising – a look back at the years 1917/18

Cormac Moore, Historian in Residence, Dublin City Libraries, North Central Area, continues his fortnightly talks with Noel McGuinness. This week he talks about the aftermath of the Rising and takes a look back at the years 1917 and 1918 culminating in ...

Some Effects of the Housing Crisis

Burdened with negative equity, Ceire Sadlier lives in a rented house in Donnycarney with her husband and two children. She talks to Noel McGuinness about the lack of security of tenure in the rental house market and the effect this has, not only on the ...

Open Day at Bridgefoot Street Community Garden

Robert Moss, Green Communities Manager, An Taisce, talks to Noel McGuinness about the Open Day at Bridgefoot Street Community Garden in the Liberties, Dublin 8 from 12-4pm on Saturday 10th June. He also talks about the 2017 Food Cycle event that runs ...

National Carers Week Walk at Dollymount

Richard Curtis of Acquired Brain Injury Ireland talks to Noel McGuinness about the work of the organisation. He also talks about the walk he is organising for National Carers Week which will take place at 11.30am on Tuesday 13th June at Dollymount Strand. ...

Public Consultation for Luke Kelly Commemoration

Ruairí Ó Cuív, Public Art Manager for Dublin City Council, talks to Noel McGuinness about the Luke Kelly commemoration. He says that Dublin City Council is undertaking a public consultation about this and the commissioning of a sculpture of the famous ...

The Michael Edwards Photography Exhibition

Dermot Edwards, photographer, talks to Noel McGuinness about “Our Town”, the Michael Edwards Photography Exhibition that will take place at Donaghmede Shopping Centre from 3rd June 2017. Dermot says that this exhibition has been running in ...

Bloom Festival 2017

Gary Graham, Bord Bia’s Bloom Manager, talks to Noel McGuinness with an overview of what will take place at this year’s Bloom Festival in Phoenix Park from 1st to 5th June (9am-6pm). Since it began in 2007, Bloom has expanded greatly and this ...

More about making a will

Fintan Lawlor, Solicitor with Lawlor & Partners, answers this week’s legal questions which continue on the subject of making a will. Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 14:52 — 20.4MB)Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS

Citizen’s Information; Back to Education Schemes and Grants 2017

Donna Corcoran from Citizen’s Information talks to John Healy about Back to Education schemes and grants on Near FM’s Northside Today. 24/05/2017 Northside CIC Northside Civic Centre Bunratty Road. Coolock Co. Dublin Dublin 17   Tel: ...

Bealtaine Festival 2017

Anne Kearney of Age and Opportunity talks to Noel McGuinness about Bealtaine and about some of the events that are taking place locally that people can take part in. For further information see http://bealtaine.ie/ Podcast: Play in new window | Download ...

Sphere 17 Art Exhibition

Siobh McGrane of Sphere 17 youth service in Darndale tells Noel McGuinness about Sphere 17 and she talks about their art exhibition “Humans Need Not Apply”. Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 4:33 — 6.3MB)Subscribe: ...

Centenary of Torpedo Attacks on S.S. Hare and S.S. Adela

David Cotter and Hilary Wallner talk to Noel McGuinness about the centenary of torpedo attacks on the S.S. Hare and the S.S. Adela. David Cotter is a local historian assisting the relatives in organising commemoration events to mark the attacks and Hilary ...