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Telly Days | RTE Radio 1 Extra Colm Keane explores the early days of RTE television beginning with the iconic American series ‘The Monkees.'
A Talent for Life: The Fergus O’Farrell Story The remarkable story of Fergus O’Farrell - Irish singer-songwriter behind the cult band Interference, and song 'Gold', featured in the soundtrack and Broadway adaptation of the movie 'Once'.
The Engineer’s Eye In this series, six engineering feats around Ireland will be examined through the eyes of a Chartered Engineer, allowing us to peer into the world of engineering (Repeat from 2007). Programme 3: Geevagh Wind Farm Geevagh Wind Farm is located a couple of miles outside the village of Geevagh which is in the south east […]
Siúlach Scéalach This week Ian Lee’s trawl through the RTÉ sound archives unveils some of the final native speakers in Oriel – an area encompassing Louth, Armagh and Monaghan.
Oileán an Óir This documentary, recorded on a trawler fishing on the Porcupine Bank, focuses on the life and work of fishermen in the west of Ireland.
In My Life | RTE Radio 1 Extra Olivia O'Leary talks to soccer legend David O’Leary, who at the time of the recording was manager of the high flying Leeds United.
EAR TO THE GROUND ***Final*** In a gripping and candid interview with Ella McSweeney one of Meath’s finest son’s, jockey Johnny Murtagh, shares the personal story behind his headline-grabbing career. Plus Darragh McCullough reports from Limerick on the fodder crisis facing farmers.
Iris Aniar The fishing industry is the focus of the programme today which will be broadcast live from the Skipper Expo in Galway.
The Lyric Feature Brian Connolly explores computer music in Ireland from its inception in the hands of composers like Roger Doyle to its current standing in the electroacoustic compositions of some of Ireland's foremost composers.