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A Song for Kathleen

The story of 87 year old Kathleen Tierney who was diagnosed with Alzheimer's, but finds her spirit lifted and her health improve when she joins 'The Forget Me Nots' - a choir welcoming those affected by dementia an...

Documentary Maker: Maeve Higgins

Maeve Higgins is a comedian and writer from Cobh. She starred in RTE's Naked Camera and went on to make her own series for RTE with her sister Lilly called 'Fancy Vittles'. It was a cult hit!


Maeve writes a weekly column for The Irish Times. Her first book, a collection of essays entitled 'We have a good time...don't we?' was published by Hachette in 2012 and she was nominated for Best Newcomer in The Irish Book Awards.


Maeve produced and presented 'Amusing Notes', a radio series exploring the link between comedy and music in 2011.
She has part ownership of a very gentle Alsation.

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