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

     

    Sunday Miscellany 6 April 2014

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    Sunday Miscellany 6 April 2014

    New Writing on this weekend’s programme, coinciding with the forthcoming State visit of President of Ireland, Michael D. Higgins to Britain, was contributed by: 

    Tony Murray, Cyril Kelly, Kate Kerrigan, Polly Devlin and Vona Groarke

    Music:

    The Sailor’s Bonnet from The Gloaming

    Isabella Valse by George Alexander Osborne performed by Una Hunt

    Rainy Night in Soho from the Pogues

    Tabhair Dom Do Lámh from Seán Ó Riada agus Ceoltóirí Cualainn

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    Podcast: Sunday Miscellany 6 April 2014

    New Writing on this weekend's programme, coinciding with the forthcoming State visit of President of Ireland, Michael D. Higgins to Britain, was contributed by: Tony Murray, Cyril Kelly, Kate Kerrigan, Polly Devlin and Vona Groarke

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