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 2 March 2014


    Sunday Miscellany 2 March 2014

    New short essays:

    God’s Sneeze – a poem by Chuck Kruger

    Sailing Out by Fidelma Mahon

    Thar Spás Amach by Marcus MacConghail

    Trees by Mary O’Malley

    Patrick Scott and the Dancers by Deirdre Mulrooney


    Back to the Island by Phil Coulter

    Mothersbaugh’s Canon by Mark Mothersbaugh

    Chris Hatfield singing David Bowie’s Space Oddity

    Als ick u winde by Hubert Waelrant performed by Laoise O’Brien and friends



    Sunday Miscellany 2 March 2014

    New short essays: God's Sneeze - a poem by Chuck Kruger; Sailing Out by Fidelma Mahon; Thar Spás Amach by Marcus MacConghail; Trees by Mary O'Malley; Patrick Scott and the Dancers by Deirdre Mulrooney

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