Cormac Moore, Historian in Residence, Dublin City Libraries, North Central Area, talks to John Healy about the 1918 General Election where Sinn Fein won by a landslide.
David Moore of Astronomy Ireland talks to John Healy about the upcoming public lecture “There’s something about ALAN: the effect of light at night”. The lecture takes place on Monday 11th June at 8pm in Trinity College Dublin. For further information see: http://www.astronomy.ie/
Maura Walsh chats to screenwriter Elizabeth O’Halloran about her inspirational movie “Edie”.
Maura Walsh chats to Vincent Altman O’Connor about his great grand uncle Albert Altman the Saltman who could be the real life bases of Leopold Bloom, from James Joyce’s Ulysses.
On this edition of Lifeline: Michael Sullivan speaks to Geraldine Murphy, Regional Secretary of Active Retirement Ireland, about the Marigold Festival on the 5th July in the Marine Hotel in Sutton and also the on going work of Active Retirement Ireland.
Connie O’Reilly interviews David Leigh Artistic Director of Pipeworks Festival 2018 France 100.
Welcome to the A to Z of Historical Blunders, the show that reminds us about the dangers of history repeating itself. This week, our dial will oscillate between Mussolini’s Italy and Trump’s America. Once upon a time, Mussolini said, “Democracy is beautiful…