Ray Darcy Monday 9 March 2015
Battle for Rural Ireland - Richard Curran
While the cities of Ireland all took on their share of the recession, it was rural Ireland that truly bore the brunt. Residents of any country town can give you long lists of people they know who've emigrated, with the radically changing jobs market and depopulation leaving many previously thriving communities battling for survival.
Journalist Richard Curran travels around the country in this documentary in an attempt to find out how rural Ireland is tackling the huge challenges it currently faces.
Battle for Rural Ireland is on tonight 9.35pm on RTÉ One
Darkmouth - Shane Hegerty
Shane Hegarty was a journalist with the Irish times for over a decade until a mad week two years ago when his life changed forever, he gave a manuscript to his agent Marianne Gunne O'Connor on Holy Thursday 2013 and within a week a frenzied bidding war saw him landing a six figure four book deal for his childrens book series Darkmouth
Everyday on the show Ray will be playing a mystery voice.
Listen in for when Ray plays it and call in with your guess. Our prize fund is currently at €320, listen in for your chance to guess tomorrow
Who has been guessed so far?
Elenor Mc Envoy
Biddy White Lennon
Doireann Ní Bhriain
Mary Mc Envoy