Seascapes

Seascapes

Friday, 10.30 - 11pm

Seascapes Friday 17 November 2017

Seascapes

Seascapes

Seascapes, the RTÉ maritime programme with Fergal Keane. Seascapes brings you around our coasts and onto traditional and modern boats and yachts for a taste of the great outdoors.

Seascapes - 17 November 2017

Seascapes - 17 November 2017

On tonight's programme, Fergal Keane speaks to members of the Connaught Angling Council about a decision by Inland Fisheries to review their policy of culling pike on Lough Corrib; more reflections from Dave Hennessy on his four-year around the world trip; and the plans to commemorate the centenary of the sinking of the Mail Boat Leinster next year.

Lough Corrib and pike

Lough Corrib and pike

Fergal Keane speaks to members of the Connaught Angling Council in Oughterard, Co. Galway about a decision by Inland Fisheries to review their policy of culling pike on Lough Corrib.

Around the World on a Yacht (Part 4)

Around the World on a Yacht (Part 4)

Part 4 of Dave Hennessy's reflections on his four-year around the world trip with his wife, Katrina, on their yacht Laragh. This time, Dave recounts their longest passage, 4000 nautical miles non-stop across the Pacific.

Centenary of the sinking of the Mail Boat Leinster

Centenary of the sinking of the Mail Boat Leinster

Fergal Keane spoke to Eimear McAuliffe about the book, "The Last Voyage of the Leinster" and about the commemorations that are planned for the centenary of the sinking of the Mail Boat Leinster next year.

About The Show

Seascapes, the RTÉ maritime programme with Fergal Keane. Seascapes brings you around our coasts and onto traditional and modern boats and yachts for a taste of the great outdoors. Whether you are a trawlerman or a yachtie, Seascapes will be of interest to you.

Music Played on the Show

Anthem Of The Mail Boat Leinster

Anthem Of The Mail Boat Leinster

William Byrne

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By post: RTÉ Radio 1,
              Donnybrook,
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Presenter/Producer: Fergal Keane

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