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Poem of the Week #4 – For what dies the sons of Roisin by Luke Kelly

Luke Kelly Poem of the Week #4, to commemorate Easter Week,  is For what dies the sons of Roisin by Luke Kelly and read by Brendan Murran. Produced and presented by Morgan O’Reilly and Near FM. Poem of the Week is made with the support of the Broadcasting ...

Ladies Sing the Blues – Part 2 – Honor Heffernan

Ladies Sing the Blues is a series that celebrates Irish female jazz and blues singers. Part musician profile, part live performance, these programmes showcase three amazingly talented singers doing what they do best, sing! Recorded live in Clontarf ...

Jamesy episode 3

Jamesy is a new three part radio drama written by John Casey. James Malone has reached something of a crossroads in his life, his elderly mother is sick with cancer and his brother Dan is not interested. Jamesy finds himself becoming increasingly unable ...

Jamesy episode 2

Jamesy is a new three part radio drama written by John Casey. James Malone has reached something of a crossroads in his life, his elderly mother is sick with cancer and his brother Dan is not interested. Jamesy finds himself becoming increasingly unable ...

Jamesy episode 1

Jamesy is a new three part radio drama written by John Casey. James Malone has reached something of a crossroads in his life, his elderly mother is sick with cancer and his brother Dan is not interested. Jamesy finds himself becoming increasingly unable ...

Schools Rising, Programme 3 – Friend or Foe

Schools Rising is a four part literary and education series exploring children’s fiction used at schools centred on the 1916 Rising. In this programme we meet or Foe author Brian Gallagher as he visits the pupils of Ardscoil La Salle, Secondary School, ...

Schools Rising, Programme 2 – Guns of Easter

Schools Rising is a four part literary and education series exploring children’s fiction used at schools centred on the 1916 Rising. In this programme we meet Guns of Easter author Gerard Whelan as he visits the pupils of Scoil Neasain, Harmonstown, ...

Schools Rising, Programme 1 – Molly’s Diary

Schools Rising is a four part literary and education series exploring children’s fiction used at schools centred on the 1916 Rising. In this programme we meet author Patricia Murphy as she visits the pupils of St. John of Gods Primary School, Kilmore ...

BAI Media Literacy Drive

Declan McLoughlin of the Broadcasting Authority of Ireland (BAI) talks to Noel McGuinness about the media literacy drive that was launched by the BAI this week. Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 7:38 — 10.5MB)Subscribe: iTunes | ...

Lingo Festival – Brian McMahon Gallagher

This is the annual Lingo Poetry Slam where 16 Poet’s have 3 minutes to recite one of their poems. This performance is by Poet Brian McMahon Gallagher. ‘This performance contains strong language’ This audio was originally produced and broadcast ...

Lingo Festival – Mel Bradley

This is the annual Lingo Poetry Slam where 16 Poet’s have 3 minutes to recite one of their poems. This performance is by Poet Mel Bradley. This audio was originally produced and broadcast live by Near FM with the support of the Broadcasting Authority ...

Lingo Festival – Ozgecan

This is the annual Lingo Poetry Slam where 16 Poet’s have 3 minutes to recite one of their poems. This performance is by Poet Ozgecan. This audio was originally produced and broadcast live by Near FM with the support of the Broadcasting Authority ...