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‘Documentary on One: The Comeback Kid’ On the night of October 16th 2005, Shane Mullins drove drunk, crashed his car and sustained a catastrophic brain injury. He fought his way back from the brink of death and now tours the country, telling people about his experiences since that day, and about the self-help system he’s developed. RTÉ Radio 1 2.00-2.45pm  
‘Aoibhinn & Company’   Aoibhinn Ní Shúilleabháin presents a new show “Aoibhinn & Company” on RTÉ Radio 1 Each week, Aoibhinn will be joined in studio by guests for an in-depth hour-long interview. Each guest will talk about their life and times, the passions that drive them, the influences that formed them and will choose music that is […]
Herosongs – RTÉ Radio 1 Presented by singer and academic Therese McIntyre. This eight-part series traces the journey of ballads from the 16th century to today, and explores how they shape or distort our understanding of history. In the first episode of Herosongs, presenter Therese McIntyre explores the importance of the hero concept in Ireland, the emergence of the printed […]
Climb – RTÉ Radio 1 In this four-part series Julien Clancy tackles four of Ireland’s most iconic Irish mountains for the very first time. As we brave the wind, rain, hail and sleet, we slowly make our way to the summit, hearing the stories of these mountains from those whose lives have been shaped living close to these sleeping giants. […]
No. 3 – History’s House. Doc on One A couple of months ago, Joe Duffy came across an elderly woman, Pauline Cole-O’Kennedy, who had lived in luxury in a house on Mountjoy Square, Dublin in the 1930s. She had never been below stairs in the house because “that’s where the servants were.” Pauline played on rollerskates in the ballroom which is also where […]
Climb – RTÉ Radio One In this four-part series, Julien Clancy tackles four of Ireland’s most iconic Irish mountains for the very first time This time, Julien visits the picturesque village of Newcastle, nestled at the foot of Northern Ireland’s tallest mountain, Sliabh Donard. Shadowed by ominous rain clouds, he hikes his way to the summit with locals, Noel Smith […]
In Concert – RTÉ Radio One A series of live music performances recorded by RTÃ Radio. Tonight: Mumford and Sons, recorded live at Sydney Entertainment Centre on 18th October 2012   RTÉ Radio One – Sunday July 21 – 11pm
Whistleblowers – RTÉ Radio 1 David Kaczynski, brother of the The FBI’s most wanted criminal, the ‘Unabomber’, had terrorised America with mail bombs for 16 years. By the summer of 1995, the national obsession with the Unabomber’s identity reached a climax when the Washington Post published his eight-page manifesto. David Kaczynski had no more interest in the story than anyone […]