Sunday Miscellany

    Sunday, 9.10 - 10am

    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 the next live event:

    The next Sunday Miscellany Live takes place at the Donegal Bay and Blue Stacks Festival in Ballyshannon on Sunday, October 4th.   Guests on the date will include Nuala Ní Chonchúir,  Little John Nee, Frank Galligan, Martin McGinley, Denise Blake, Mary O’Donnell, Dave McHugh, Colette Ní Ghallchóir, Joe Brennan and Olive Travers with music from The Henry Girls, Amy Gillen, Seamie O’Dowd, Aidan O’Donnell and Danny Meehan. 
    The event will take place in the Abbey Arts Centre in Ballyshannon at 3pm sharp and latecomers will not be admitted.  (Approx duration 2 hours).  Tickets are free but booking is recommended at

    Sunday Miscellany 24 March 2013


    Sunday Miscellany 24 March 2013

    New short essays:

    The Gift of the Gab by Cyril Kelly

    The Real Thing by Gemma Tipton

    The True Value of Eating Organic by Terri Kearney

    A Task in The Seychelles by Jim Maddock

    Badger – a poem by Catherine Ann Cullen

    Michael Conniffe by Hedy Gibbons Lynott

    Music :

    Planxty Hewlett performed by The West Ocean String Quartet

    La Course Des Nuages by Didier Malherbe and Loy Erlich

    Sonate de Voyage by Gerard de Torikian

    Agadiramadan by Pierre Bensusan

    Tempo di Marcia from his Piano Trio by Leonard Bernstein from the Ensemble Avalon


    Sunday Miscellany 24 March 2013

    New short essays: 'The Gift of the Gab' by Cyril Kelly, 'The Real Thing' by Gemma Tipton, 'The True Value of Eating Organic' by Terri Kearney, 'A Task in The Seychelles' by Jim Maddock, 'Badger' - a poem by Catherine Ann Cullen & 'Michael Conniffe' by Hedy Gibbons Lynott

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