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Friday 19th July

Kate Middleton

As James Walmsley of the comedy rock band Dead Cat Bounce prepares for his appearance at this year's Dublin Fringe Festival, he remembers his school days with Kate Middleton.

Thursday 18th July

Galway Arts Festival

Kay Sheehy on the visual arts at this year's Galway Arts Festival. The website is www.galwayartsfestival.com.

Monday 15th July

Summer Exhibitions

Evelyn O'Rourke on summer exhibitions around the country - the websites for further information are hughlane.ie, nationalgallery.ie, huntmuseum.com, the doorwaygallery.com, model.ie. and dublinculturetrail.ie.

Loves - David Sedaris

David Sedaris chooses the book 'World War Z' by Max Brooks as something he 'Loves'. 'Let's Explore Diabetes With Owls' is the latest book from David Sedaris. The Publishers are ...

Wednesday 10th July

Alan Corr on Mumford and Sons

Alan Corr on why he doesn't like the band Mumford and Sons who play Dublin's Phoenix Park on Sunday July 14th.

Mumford and Sons

Seán Rocks reads out listeners reactions to Alan Corr's earlier piece on Mumford and Sons.

Tuesday 9th July

Joan Bakewell

The hunt is on for the Sky Arts Portrait painter of the year. The Dublin heat will be held on Sunday July 14th at Dublin's RDS. Sky Arts Presenter Joan ...

Monday 8th July

10 Days in Dublin Festival

Mitzi Dalton of the 10 Days in Dublin Festival joins Seán Rocks. The website for further information is www.10daysindublin.com.

Thursday 4th July

IDEATE Kilkenny

Mick Minogue on the IDEATE Festival in Kilkenny which celebrates craft, design and creativity. It takes place on July 5th & 6th - www.ideatefestival.com.

Kinsale Arts Festival - Colin Dunne

Colin Dunne on his 'Feet First' project at this year's Kinsale Arts Festival where he will conduct the Irish Chamber Orchestra. The website is www.kinsaleartsfestival.com.

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Presenter: Seán Rocks

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