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:

    A Sunday Miscellany Live event takes place on Sunday 5 October at 3pm in the Abbey Arts Centre, Ballyshannon, Co Donegal, as part of the Donegal Bay and Blue Stacks Festival 2014, in association with the Sandhouse Hotel, Rossnowlagh.

    Contributors include musicians Maireád Ní Mhaonaigh, Maire Askin and Martin McGinley and writers Moya Cannon, Alan McMonagle, Pat Boran and Siobhan McNamara. For tickets contact 071-9851375 or info@abbeycentre.ie

     

    St. Patrick's Day Miscellany Monday 17 March 2014

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    St. Patrick's Day Miscellany

    New short essays:

    Dining with the Dean by Pat Dunne

    St Patrick, The Mayor, and the Long Con by Denis Murphy

    Brian Boirimhe by Éamonn Ó hUallacháin

    Thank You Mister Gladstone! by Lourdes Mackey

    The Spy Who Went Out into the Cold by Monica Henchy

    St Patrick’s Day in Killala by Kate Kerrigan

    Music:

    Anna Mhic Dhiarmada Rua performed by Aibhlín McCrann

    Capaillín Dubh ina Thaibhreamh by Steve Cooney performed by Zoe Conway and John McIntyre

    Brian Ború’s March performed by Maurice Lennon and Friends

    The Grand March by Micheál Ó Súilleabháin

    The Reconciliation / The Plough and The Stars/ The Green Mountain performed by Máirtín O’Connor, Cathal Hayden and Stephen Cooney

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    St. Patrick's Day Miscellany 17 March 2014

    New short essays: Dining with the Dean by Pat Dunne; St Patrick, The Mayor, and the Long Con by Denis Murphy; Brian Boirimhe by Éamonn Ó hUallacháin; Thank You Mister Gladstone! by Lourdes Mackey; The Spy Who Went Out into the Cold by Monica Henchy; St Patrick's Day in Killala by Kate Kerrigan

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