Friday, 10.30 - 11pm


    Friday 20th March

    Seascapes Friday 20th March 2015

    features Atlantic Sea Kayaking -Jim Kennedy ; ISA /Afloat Sailor of the Year - Anthony O'Leary; Geraldine Foley and Colin Becker ; The Islands with Olwen Gill on Inishmore

    Friday 13th March

    Seascapes Friday 13th March 2015

    features ISA /Afloat Sailing Awards in the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland on St Stephens Green in Dublin ; WM Nixon; David O Brien; Admiral of RCYC Pat Lyons; Eoghan Cunningham of Mayo Sailing Club and Damian Foxall.

    Friday 6th March

    Seascapes Friday 6th March 2015

    features The Last Islanders by Mary McBrien who talked to Nancy Durnien ; John Reihill and Mary McBrien about living on the islands of Lough Erne in Co Fermanagh.

    Friday 27th February

    Seascapes Friday 27th February 2015

    features Fergal Keane at The Angling Expo in The Show Centre in Cloghran; Dive 2015 in Nenagh; Kevin Corcoran on documentary film The River Runner on the big screen....

    Friday 20th February

    Seascapes Friday 20th February 2015

    features Irish Optimist Dinghy Association Spring Training week in Baltimore with Mandy Kelly ; Jill Somerville and more; Inshore Ireland Magazine; Royal National Lifeboat Institution with Niamh Stephenson

    Friday 13th February

    Seascapes Friday 13th February 2015

    features Brian Carlin of Team Vestas Wind ; Gary Allen Commodore -Galway Bay Sailing Club, Nautical Institute -Ireland branch ECDIS Seminar...

    Seascapes Friday 6th February 2015

    features OBR on Team Vestas Wind-Brian Carlin; Nautical Institute ECDIS Seminar; Gary Allen Commodore - Galway Bay Sailing Club; Norman Freeman on Tago and Sailors...

    Friday 30th January

    Seascapes Friday 30th January 2015

    features Ireland's Maritime Heroes-an illustrated talk given by Marcus Connaughton at The Burren Law School in Ballyvaughan, Co Clare in 2013 and featured in Sailing By celebrating 25 years of Seascapes.

    Friday 23rd January

    Seascapes Friday 23rd January 2015

    features The Irish Naval Service with retired Commodore John Kavanagh - originally broadcast as part of a series of thomas Davis Lectures in 2002 and repeated to coincide with the publication of Sailing By celebrating 25 years of Seascapes...

    Friday 16th January

    Seascapes Friday 16th January 2015

    features the Thomas Davis Lecture - Pulling Together - Irish Seafarers and Trade Union Organisation by retired trade union official, folk singer, author and historian Francis Devine - first broadcast in 2002 and reproduced in Sailing By published by The Liffey Press.

    Friday 9th January

    Seascapes Friday 9th January 2015

    Fishing and Harvesting the Sea - Jason Whooley : From a series of Thomas Davis Lectures 1st broadcast in 2002 and Repeated to coincide with the publication of Sailing By

    Friday 19th December

    Seascapes Friday 19th December 2014

    features Engineer, sailor and explorer Paddy Barry in the first of a series of Thomas Davis Lectures 1st broadcast in 2002 - tonights edition is 'sailing Around Ireland' with Paddy Barry which appears in the pages of Sailing By ....

    Friday 12th December

    Seascapes Friday 12th December 2014

    features Minister for the Marine Simon Coveney TD ; Dr Val Cummins-IMERC; Daniel Nolan; Willie Williamson; Rear Admiral Mark Mellett DSM and Sailing By...

    Friday 5th December

    Seascapes Friday 5th December 2014

    features Caring for the Radar with Norman Freeman; Radio Officers - Tom Bermingham; Desmond Taylor and John Mahon; Brian Carlin OBR on Team Vestas Wind; Sailing By competition winners.

    Friday 28th November

    Seascapes Friday 28th November 2014

    features Radio Officers Association gathering in Dun Laoghaire- Tony Selman; Colman Shaughnessy ; Joe Varley; Photographer Jonathan Hession on The Atlantic Coast of Ireland and much more....

    Friday 21st November

    Seascapes Friday 21st November 2014

    features Albert the Albatross from Norman Freeman ; Jerome Lordan-No Flowers on a Sailors Grave -Shipwrecks of kinsale and Courtmacsherry; Carrick on Suir River rescue with Tom Hurley...UCC Maritime Conference....

    Friday 14th November

    Seascapes Friday 14th November 2014

    features troubadour Mick Flynn; Hugh Oram on the Golden Age of Steam Shipping ; Migrants at Sea; The Story of the Sirius by John Spillane ; At Best - Jerome Taheny.

    Friday 7th November

    Seascapes Friday 7th November 2014

    features Hook Head Lighthouse report from Tom Hurley with Guide -Liam Colfer; we remember distinguished sailor Joe English; Peter Reason on Spindrift and Diver Eoin McGarry on RMS Lusitania.....

    Friday 31st October

    Seascapes Friday 31st October 2014

    features Michael Smith author of 'Shackleton-By Endurance We Conquer'; Justin Slattery leads aboard Azzam Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing in Volvo Ocean Race en route for Cape Town ; Peter Reason - A Wilderness Pilgrimage At Sea; Graving Dock at Dublin Port.

    Friday 24th October

    Seascapes Friday 24th October 2014

    features author Michael Smith -'Shackleton - By Endurance We Conquer' in conversation at The Central Library , Waterford also the Graving Dock on the Liffey; Meitheal Mara and NMCI offer survival course.

    Friday 17th October

    Seascapes Friday 17th October 2014

    features a report from Alicante on the Volvo Ocean Race with David Branigan with Justin Slattery; Brian Carlin; Bill O'Hara and we talk to Captain Robert McCabe -President of The Nautical much more.

    Friday 10th October

    Seascapes Friday 10th October 2014

    features Kevin Downing on the recently held Presidents Cup in Kinsale Yacht Club ;Hugh Oram on Ireland's Eye ; Tom Hurley goes coast-steering off The Hook.

    Thursday 11th September

    Seascapes Friday 12th September 2014

    Features The Last Islanders of Lough Erne compiled and recorded by Mary McBrien in a Seascapes special.

    Friday 5th September

    Seascapes Friday 5th September 2014

    features the ceremonies in Liscannor and Galway to mark the 100th Anniversary of the death of John Philip Holland -the inventor of the submarine-also Mary McBrien tries out sailing on a 1720 at The National Yacht Club.

    Friday 29th August

    Seascapes Friday 29th August 2014

    features Maritime Artist -Kenneth King ;we congratulate Laser U19 World Champion Finn Lynch; Mary McBrien talks to Admiral Michael Clarke at Lough Erne Yacht Club ;

    Friday 22nd August

    Seascapes Friday 22nd August 2014

    features Heritage Boat Association at Lough Erne Yacht Club with Mary McBrien; Eva of the Nation -Headford Currach & Hugh Oram ; Maritime artist Kenneth King and his biographer Marianne O Kane Boal.....

    Friday 15th August

    Seascapes Friday 15th August 2014

    features Sevenstar Round Britain and Ireland Race and record breaking Trimaran Musandam Oman MOD70 with Damian Foxall and Sidney Gavignet; The sea Inside -Philip Hoare; Brian Carlin and Vestas Wind Team in VOR....

    Friday 8th August

    Seascapes Friday 8th August 2014

    features Providence Team Ireland Sailing -and ISA Academy sailors Finn Lynch; Sakia Tidey and Andrea Brewster; Laser sailor James Espey; Norman Freeman on Captain Leonard Bunn ; Faulty EPIRB Alert ; Cruinniu na mBad; Schull Regatta

    Wednesday 30th July

    Seascapes Friday 1st August 2014

    features Pat Murphy on Asgard ceremony; Providence Team Ireland Sailing Team-we talk to Providence Resources CEO Tony O Reilly ; Bill O Hara; James O Callaghan -ISA Performance Director; The Ouzel with Kieran Devaney.....

    Friday 25th July

    Seascapes Friday 25th July 2014

    features Baltimore Sailing Club new facility with Commodore Joan Collins; we visit the RTE Sound Archives from 1961 to mark the centenary of The Asgard's arrival in Howth..

    Friday 18th July

    Seascapes Friday 18th July 2014

    features Pat Murphy on Asgard replica dinghy; European Optimist Championships with Frank O Byrne; Hugh Oram on Enrights of Castleconnell; Galway Bay Sailing Club host HANSA 303 National Sailing Championships.

    Friday 11th July

    Seascapes Friday 11th July 2014

    features SSV Corwith Cramer; Round Ireland Yacht Race; Peg Brandon -President,Sea Education Association;John Thuillier-Kinsale Harbour -A History;Glandore Summer School....

    Friday 4th July

    Seascapes Friday 4th July 2014

    features Pacific Rower Philip Kavanagh; author John Thuillier - Kinsale Harbour- A History; Volvo Cork Week Regatta; Gladore Summer School;

    Friday 27th June

    Seascapes Friday 27th June 2014

    features Clipper Round the World Yacht Race in Derry; Sir Robin Knox Johnston -Derry Skipper - Sean McCarter; Samantha Tosh.

    Wednesday 25th June

    Seascapes Friday 23rd May 2014

    features new pontoon opening ceremony at Dungarvan Harbour Sailing Club; a preview of The Ocean to City Maritime Festival and An Ras Mor; Clipper Race- Mayor of Derry;Oliver Hawes on the naming of our naval fleet.

    Tuesday 24th June

    Seascapes Friday 20th June 2014

    features Gill Hoffs author of The Sinking of RMS Tayleur-the lost story of The Victorian Titanic; Norman Freeman on the Prohibition Police; Clipper Ventures Round the World Yacht Race heads for Derry.

    Friday 13th June

    Seascapes Friday 13th June 2014

    features Conor Mowlds NMCI; visit to JS de Elcano in Dublin Port; Hugh Oram on Marconi; Clipper Race prepares for leg to Derry.

    Friday 6th June

    Seascapes Friday 6th June 2014

    features Bill Miller -Mr Cruise Liner; The Lady Lansdowne in Killaloe with Tom Hurley; An Ras Mor; Visit of JS de Elcano & music from Pat Sheridan and Jim Mageean.

    Friday 30th May

    Seascapes friday 30th May 2014

    features photographer John Carlos -'Ireland's Western Islands';Richie O Donnell documentary film maker & ISAF Womens World Matchplay Championships.

    Friday 16th May

    Seascapes Friday 16th May 2014

    features Calves Week and Schull Rowing Regatta; Minister Coveney on naming of latest naval vessel;Radio Caroline ; Daphne Pochin Mould remembered; Womens Match Racing World Championships.

    Friday 9th May

    Seascapes Friday 9th May 2014

    features Lusitania 99th Anniversary in Cobh ; NMCI major contract; Norman Freeman &The Amorous Captain; Calves Week and Michael Martin on The Lusitania.

    Friday 2nd May

    Seascapes Friday 2nd May 2014

    features Ryan Seaton and Matt McGovern; Sail Spree; Molgoggers; Tom Hurley visits Trout Fishery in Ballinderry; Eustace the Warthog with Norman Freeman.

    Friday 25th April

    Seascapes Friday 25th April 2014

    features writer and singer Ralph McTell on The Grey Sea Strand ; Around the Wild Cape Horn and A Kiss in the Rain....

    Thursday 17th April

    Seascapes Friday 18th April 2014

    features former fisherman and author Seamus Hayden -celebrating 50th Anniversary of The Irish Skipper.

    Friday 11th April

    Seascapes Friday 11th April 2014

    features Padraig Whooley of Irish Whale & Dolphin Group; Captain James Robinson;Hugh Oram on Ivan Beshoff from Ukraine; RNLI new pontoon in Aran Islands.

    Friday 4th April

    Seascapes Friday 4th April 2014

    features EU Boat Leonardo Partnership ;A Tribute to John de Courcy Ireland by Hugh Oram; new Bantry Long Boat; Metal Cruise;Sail Spree; Coastguard Lecture by Joe Ryan.

    Friday 28th March

    Seascapes Friday 28th March 2014

    On this week's show; Mary Celeste –Kieran Devaney reveals a story of intrigue from Nova Scotia to Spain; Clipper sailor and photographer Brian Carlin and No Mermaid from Sinead Lohan

    Friday 21st March

    Seascapes Friday 21st March 2014

    features David Taylor on F18 World Championships; visit to Gorch Fock; Paul and Aileen Finucane on The Old Pier,Union Hall plus competition.

    Friday 14th March

    Seascapes Friday 14th March 2014

    features The Irish Skipper-Editor Niall Duffy; Eddie English of Sail Cork; Gorch Fock; Art Kavanagh; Inshore Ireland magazine; Norman Freeman on Tilawa.

    Friday 7th March

    Seascapes Friday 7th March 2014

    features the Irish Sailing Association 8th Annual Awards Ball in the Royal Marine Hotel last weekend plus lots more.

    Friday 28th February

    Seascapes Friday 28th February 2014

    features new shanty group The Molgoggers ; Centenary of The Mexico rescue by The Helen Blake in Rosslare;Irish Skipper 50th Anniversary.

    Friday 21st February

    Seascapes Friday 21st February 2014

    features naturalist Jim Wilson on his visit to Antarctica ; The Helen Blake Centenary in Wexford; sediment dumping on Great Barrier Reef;Lecture byEvelyn Cusack.

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