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Tracy Coyne, winner of the Great Irish Bake Off, joins Sean with a couple of Halloween recipes which are easy and fun to do with children. Jelly Monsters – Great treats for Trick ‘r Treaters on Halloween Night! What you need… 1 Block of Vanilla Ice Cream 1 Pack of Lime Jelly A package of Oreos Crumbled up A couple of drops of food colouring to make it really hideous… Small Jars or Disposable Clear Party Glasses Permanent Black Marker What you do Allow the ice cream to melt at room temperature or in the microwave and set aside. Melt the ...http://www.rte.ie/radio1/today-with-sean-o-rourke/programmes/2014/1016/652716-today-with-sean-o-rourke-thursday-16-october-2014/?clipid=1706692
Apart from the clocks going back, another annual event at the end of October is of course, Halloween. Medieval historians tell us that its connection with the pagan festival of Samhain has been overstated but Halloween has been recorded here for some centuries. For instance, the Crawford Art Gallery in Cork has a painting by Daniel MacLise, the Cork painter who was a friend of Charles Dickens. It’s called Snap Apple Night and it depicts a bawdy night of Halloween partying and games that MacLise attended in Blarney in 1832. Almost two centuries later, apples and apple games are still ...http://www.rte.ie/radio1/the-history-show/programmes/2013/1027/482016-the-history-show-sunday-27-october-2013/?clipid=1339284
Celebrating Halloween, listener Vincent McCarthy joins John on the line this morning to tell us about paranormal events that have been happening in his bar-restaurtant-undertakers!http://www.rte.ie/radio1/the-john-murray-show/programmes/2012/1031/355102-the-john-murray-show-wednesday-31-october-2012/?clipid=942435
The Common Thread - The Bra turns 100 this year. From the ...