Sean was joined by commentator and columnist with the Irish Independent Eamon Delaney, Personal Finance Columnist with the Sunday Times, Jill Kerby and Columnist with the Irish Mail on Sunday, Sam Smyth to take a look back at the stories of the week.
Miriam's next guest is one of Ireland’s most celebrated artists, who has travelled from Glenbeigh to Tralee to join us from our studio there, artist Pauline Bewick talk to Miriam about her contribution to a stunning hardback book, which celebrates what it is to be Irish, to coincide with ‘The Gathering’. The Book titled 'The Gathering : Reflections of Ireland ' is published to coincide with The Gathering 2013. - it costs 20 euros & is available in all bookshops, with all proceeds from book sales going to ‘The Irish Hospice Foundation’. *The feature film – ‘ Yellow Man Grey Man’, to be broadcast on RTE ...
coming up on Friday's show....an interview with acclaimed poet Philip Schultz, a look at the comic partnership between Peter Cook and Dudley Moore and reviews of the latest albums from Sharon Van Etten, Neil Young and Sam Smith
Audrey Donohue reports on 'Take the Floor' which hits the Helix stage in Dublin on Friday August 9th. For more information and tour details, visit www.takethefloorshow.com. It's part of the Gathering celebrations and the website for that is www.thegatheringireland.com.