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Wind turbines have become a common feature on the landscape over recent years, harvesting energy from our island breezes and strong gales.But if a turbine was placed in close proximity to your home - and if it was the size of the Spire topped off with Liberty Hall - you might think again about how welcome an addition they are.Plans for a number of wind farms across five counties in the midlands are currently with An Bord Pleanála and if they go ahead, hundreds of those massive turbines will be erected near rural dwellings.As you might expect, there is opposition ...http://www.rte.ie/radio1/today-with-sean-o-rourke/programmes/2013/1021/481681-today-with-sean-o-rourke-monday-21-october-2013/?clipid=1337980
In our time this nation of ours has produced champion golfers, champion cyclists and indeed champion boxers but now in the field of international competitive ploughing, Ireland is home to a true world beater. Wexford John Whelan joined Marty on the phone this morning after his return from Alberta, Canada at The European Ploughing Championship.http://www.rte.ie/radio1/countrywide/programmes/2013/0727/464934-countrywide-saturday-27-july-2013/?clipid=1276216
In-depth interviews, human interest stories, consumer and lifestyle news as well as a lively panel discussion on issues of the week and newspaper reviewshttp://www.rte.ie/radio1/marian-finucane/programmes/2013/0609/455520-marian-finucane-sunday-9-june-2013/
Callan's Kicks - Oliver Callan returns with his weekly satirical swipe ...
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The John Murray Show | 30 January - Luke Kelly Special from O'Donoghues Pub.
Today with Sean O'Rourke | 29 January - Louise O'Keeffe / ECHR
Arena | 28 January - Tribute to the late great Pete Seeger.