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This morning's programme came live from Windsor as President Michael D. Higgins makes the first State visit of an Irish President to Britain.http://www.rte.ie/radio1/today-with-sean-o-rourke/programmes/2014/0408/607460-today-with-sean-o-rourke-tuesday-8-april-2014/?clipid=1528438
With the country’s prisons filled to capacity, the issue of penal reform and the possibility of alternative punishments that would keep young people and women in particular out of the prison system is a matter of political and social urgency. For six years Liam Herrick was head of the Irish Penal Reform Trust, visiting prisons and building a relationship with the Prison Service to try and address the problems in Irish jails. He is now moving on to take up a new position as Adviser to President Michael D Higgins, but he joined Sean to reflect on the major issues ...http://www.rte.ie/radio1/today-with-sean-o-rourke/programmes/2014/0206/502569-today-with-sean-o-rourke-thursday-6-february-2014/?clipid=1411316
President Michael D Higgins will make the first state visit by an Irish head of state to Britain next year. It will take place less than three years since Queen Elizabeth’s historic visit to this country. Joining Sean was Gearoid O‘Tuathaigh, professor emeritus of history at NUI Galway.http://www.rte.ie/radio1/today-with-sean-o-rourke/programmes/2013/1118/487357-today-with-sean-o-rourke-monday-18-november-2013/?clipid=1357426
President Michael D. Higgins talks to Marian about his life and work.http://www.rte.ie/radio1/marian-finucane/programmes/2012/1229/360678-marian-finucane-saturday-29-december-2012/?clipid=966163
The Common Thread - The Bra turns 100 this year. From the ...