Sunday Miscellany

    Sunday, 9.10 - 10am

    Sunday mornings mean Sunday Miscellany

    Its new radio essays and occasional poetry followed by complementary music capture our times, passions and curiosities. The contributor led content is selected from open submission and commissioned writing presented by new voices and established names.

    Reportage, appreciations, memory pieces, poetry, travel writing and personal accounts of events and happenings are the stuff of Sunday Miscellany. The programme is part of Sunday mornings since 1968. It is essential listening to thousands across Ireland and the world.

    Details of next live event:

    Sunday Miscellany’s next Live event takes place in the Pavilion Theatre, Dún Laoghaire on Sunday 14 September at 11.30am as part of the Mountains to Sea DLR Festival 2014. Contributors include writers Enda Wyley, Anthony Glavin and Liz Nugent as well as musicians Malachy Robinson, Dermot Dunne and Catherine Hunka.

    Tickets for this event can be booked through the website  or via the Pavilion Theatre Booking Office (01 231 2929)

    SEPTEMBER SUNDAYS – as heard on Sunday   Miscellany is a new book with a selection of images and accompanying CD. Click here for more information

    Sunday Miscellany Sunday 31 August 2014


    Sunday Miscellany

    New short essays:

    Keep To: Killala Festival by Kate Kerrigan

    Monet Restored - a poem by Cyril Kelly

    The Bosom of Sally Hill by Karl O’Neill

    Practical Rooms and Prefabs by Brian Leyden

    In the Listening by Iarla Ó Lionáird

    The Lucas Planet No. 33 - in memoriam Seamus Heaney - a poem by John O’Donnell


    Shout For Joy performed by Albert Ammon (piano)

    The Boys from the County Armagh sung by Bridie Gallagher

    Isabella Valse by George Alexander Osborne performed by Una Hunt (piano)

    Geese in The Bog performed by the Máirtín O’Connor Band

    Cath Chéim an Fhia performed by Liam O’Flynn (uilleann pipes)



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