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Climb | RTÉ Radio 1 Extra In this episode, Julien visits one of Ireland's most remarkable looking mountains and a childhood favourite, Ben Bulben in Co. Sligo.
Gaol Gairid Language activist Donncha Ó hÉallaithe and his wife Mary Owens are interviewed on today’s show.
DANNY BOY: THE BALLAD THAT BEWITCHED THE WORLD A new RTÉ documentary tells the story behind the ballad DANNY BOY as the world-famous song celebrates its 100th anniversary.
JFK JFK is a new four-part documentary special premièring in conjunction with the 50th anniversary of the president’s death.
IRELAND’S SEARCH AND RESCUE In this episode the rapid response doctors are tasked to a car smash with a mum and baby trapped inside. The mum has fears for her baby’s life. Blathnaid is training with the Cork City fire crew, putting out car fires, and the crew are tasked to a blazing car fire in cork cit
WITNESSES TO WAR **New** For the past eighteen months, Bryan Dobson and Donal Byrne of RTÉ have been recording a broadcast archive of Irish men and women who served with the British armed forces during World War II. The remaining survivors recall their experiences of joining the British forces, their period of service during the war and their experiences afterwards. As part of that archive, some of these moving accounts feature in this special RTÉ documentary Witnesses to War
Seascapes | RTÉ Radio 1 Extra Another chance to hear the latest episode of RTEs martime programme presented by Marcus Connaughton.
DOCTORS ON CALL ***New Series*** A brand new six part magazine health show presented by Morning Ireland's Dr. Gavin Jennings.
SKIN IN THE GAME A unique look at this season's GAA Championship as Jacqui Hurley follows four top level players, on and off the pitch, in their quest for All Ireland glory.
Heart and Soul | RTÉ Radio 1 Extra Heart and Soul is a weekly half-hour programme that has the scope and understanding to explore different experiences of spirituality from around the world.