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    Glencolumbkille

    Glencolumbkille

    In 1951 a young curate was assigned to a Parish on the edge of the Atlantic, the village of Glencolumbkille in Co Donegal.  It was a poor Parish with no industry, no electricity and no running water.  Over the next thirty years that young priest embarked on a cultural and economic revival, transforming his parish and starting a series of industries which are still providing jobs today...that young curate was Fr James McDyer.  Valerie Cox has been to Glencolumbkille to see his legacy.

    http://www.rte.ie/radio1/today-with-sean-o-rourke/programmes/2014/0724/632779-today-with-sean-o-rourke-thursday-24-july-2014/?clipid=1636471
    Connemara West Initiative

    Connemara West Initiative

    Rural Ireland is a busy place in the summer time but, come the middle of winter, the visitors stop coming and it can be a very bleak place to live.  However, a remarkable innovation in West Galway 43 years ago has resulted in a bustling economy all yesr round for the villages of Tully, Tullycross, Letterfrack, Moyard and Kylemore.  Valerie Cox, has been to take a look...

    http://www.rte.ie/radio1/today-with-sean-o-rourke/programmes/2014/0721/632093-today-with-sean-o-rourke-monday-21-july-2014/?clipid=1634167
    Family Courts

    Family Courts

    The lead story on the Irish Examiner this morning says there has been an alarming rise in the number of children abusing their parents, with the majority suffering in silence because of shame and guilt.  One in seven calls made to Parentline last year were from parents who said they had been abused by their children. And, coincidently, abuse of an elderly parent was one of the cases before the Family Law courts in Dolphin House in Dublin last Friday.  Valerie Cox was there.

    http://www.rte.ie/radio1/today-with-sean-o-rourke/programmes/2014/0602/621062-today-with-sean-o-rourke-monday-2-june-2014/?clipid=1590874

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