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Michael Harding invites us to his native Leitrim to reflect on the mystery of summer in Ireland. From weeks in the Gaeltacht, to barbecues and the birds.http://www.rte.ie/radio1/music-specials/programmes/2014/0530/620714-june-bank-holiday-specials/?clipid=1589822
Nearly nine decades have passed since 1927 and a lot has changed in that time. However the summer of 1927 in the United States was a unique time – Charles Lindbergh crossed the Atlantic, Babe Ruth hit 60 home runs, the Federal Reserve made a mistake that would precipitate the stock market crash, Al Capone enjoyed his last summer of eminence, TV was created and radio came of age. Work also started on Mount Rushmore, the Mississippi flooded as it never had before, Henry Ford stopped making the Model T and Sacco and Vanzetti were executed for anarchy. Whatever else ...http://www.rte.ie/radio1/today-with-sean-o-rourke/programmes/2013/0926/476536-today-with-sean-o-rourke-thursday-26-september-2013/?clipid=1318897
Now... It’s summer, you’re at home with your children and you hear the familiar and frankly quite annoying cry of: Mum, Dad – I’m bored! Well fret no more as help is at hand. Unbored is the Essential Field Guide to Serious Fun for children. Miriam speaks to its authors Joshua Glenn and Elizabeth Foy Larsen.http://www.rte.ie/radio1/the-john-murray-show/programmes/2013/0730/465415-the-john-murray-show-tuesday-30-july-2013/?clipid=1278661
Although they look beautiful, David thinks Chinese lanterns are a fire hazardhttp://www.rte.ie/radio1/liveline/programmes/2013/0723/464224-liveline-tuesday-23-july-2013/?clipid=1273310
Warnings from Fran and Donal about fire in the current heatwavehttp://www.rte.ie/radio1/liveline/programmes/2013/0719/463502-liveline-friday-19-july-2013/?clipid=1270452
Maeve and Paul on best practice when it comes to barbeques and gas applianceshttp://www.rte.ie/radio1/liveline/programmes/2013/0719/463502-liveline-friday-19-july-2013/?clipid=1270453
WE WANT TO HEAR YOUR STORIES Have you got a story to tell? An issue you want to air publicly? If you’d like to talk to Joe on-air about an issue that concerns you then we want to hear from you. You can email the programme at any time to firstname.lastname@example.org, call the office at 01 208 3263 / 2984 / 2980 or 3438 (or out of office hours and leave a message) or on 1850 715 815, Monday to Friday from 12.30pm – 3.15pm. All topics are considered and all calls are welcomehttp://www.rte.ie/radio1/liveline/programmes/2013/0719/463502-liveline-friday-19-july-2013/
Discussion and debate with Damien O Reilly Suzanne is an agency nurse and is frustrated that she cannot get a permanent contract which would enabl;e herself and husband to qualify for a mortgage. Fran witnessed a group of young people lighting a fire on Howth head which led to a large area being burned. Maeve had an incident with a barbecue which caught fire in her back garden. Paul is a gas engineer who gave advice on barbecue safety. The discussion on littering around the country continued with callers from Galway , Dublin, Waterford and Australia. Mairin and Tony are unhappy ...http://www.rte.ie/radio1/liveline/programmes/2013/0719/463502-liveline-friday-19-july-2013/?clipid=1270404
The big day has arrived & in the words of Alice Cooper, no more pencils, no more rule books, no more teachers, dirty looks! School holidays begin, but may bring a feeling of dread to many parents on how to fill those nine long empty weeks! In studio with Miriam this morning to discuss ways of using the time in keeping your children happy & busy this summer is Irish Times journalist & author Catherine Cleary. Catherine also wrote a book based on the idea of making the most of time of doing the things now we always think we will do someday, ...http://www.rte.ie/radio1/the-john-murray-show/programmes/2013/0628/459396-the-john-murray-show-friday-28-june-2013/?clipid=1252709
Callan's Kicks - Oliver Callan returns with his weekly satirical swipe ...
Callan's Kicks: Shatter's Music of the Right - Count Shatter's farewell to the Cabinet as he ...