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Enviro – 14th August 2017

On this edition of Enviro: Forest Friends interns Guliana, Franseska, Lorena and Federika present detaills of the project they are working on for Heritage Week. Jennifer Brady read out Bolivia’s ‘Law of Mother Earth’. Jennifer Brady ...

Enviro – 31st July 2017

In this edition of Enviro: In part one of the show… Remembering poet Francis Ledwidge – 100 anniversary of his death 31/7/17. This ENVIRO program coincided with the anniversary. Forest Friends interns Federica, Giuliana, and Lorena from Archita ...

Enviro – 24th July 2017

On this edition of Enviro… Seamus McGowan of Leitrim Club Sportive gave details of the Leitrim Glens Cycling event.He explained why this would be of interest to a wide range of cyclists as there were options with regard to the length of the cycles ...

Enviro – 10th July 2017

On the first half of the show, Pegah Mollahajian talked briefly about her career and how she has taken time out to be an intern with Forest Friends Ireland. She introduced Forest Friends Italian Intern Colette who talked about her internship her first ...

Enviro – 3rd July 2017

At part one, Jennifer Brady talked about the ‘regatta’ held in Shannon Harbour recently. Shannon Harbour is a beautiful harbour, but like many places has suffered from the recession and is prone to flooding. But the regatta is a fine celebration of ...

Enviro 26th June 2017

Enviro schedule 26/6/17 Garcinia Scam: It is not like me to be caught in a ‘scam’ which to you and I is exactly that but which may be legal. Garcinia is a company which supplies weight control supplements. If you accept a free sample and do not return ...

Enviro 19th June 2017

JUNE 19th 2017- SCHEDULE  ENVIRO  NEARFM – 90.3 Presenters : Britt Du Fournet – Joe Dunne A program created by John Haughton EION CRAVEN LIVING IN A YURT in the West of Ireland… It is a solution for the homeless? (he is not homeless, this ...

Enviro – 12th June 2017

Pegah Mollahajian came to Ireland from Canada and told us a little about herself, and why she choose Ireland as a location for her internship with Forest Friends. She also described her first impressions of Ireland and read one of Francis Ledwidge poems. We ...

Enviro – 29th May 2017

Writer and poet, Jennifer Brady was the Enviro special guest today. She read from the novel, ‘If Only I’d Left the Beach’. The launch is in The Sky Bar in Wrights Findlaters, Howth on Friday 15th Sept at 8pm. Johnny Fallon will be playing and a ...

Enviro – 22nd May 2017

On this week’s show, John and Joe talk about the Forest Friends Biodiversity Week events which are as follows: On Tuesday 23rd May, Building Biodiversity in a barren landscape at the Arts and Business Campus 40 Lr. Drumcondra Rd. On Friday 26th ...

Enviro – 8th May 2017

The program started with an unusual version of George Harrison’s ‘Here Comes the Sun’ by the Voodoo Glow Skulls. This was followed by two French intern students Cindy and Nassima explaining their take on the environment why they came to Ireland ...

Enviro – 10th April 2017

The North Leitrim Glens Hill Walking Festival, now in its 23rd year, run by ‘The Holey Soles Hill Walking Club’ takes place Easter weekend, Saturday 15 th  and Sunday 16 th  of April. The iconic Benbulben and Glencar valley are on this year’s ...