Sunday with Miriam

Sunday with Miriam

10am Sunday

miriam@rte.ie

Sunday with Miriam Sunday 8 June 2014

Sunday with Miriam

Sunday with Miriam

Miriam O'Callaghan presents a live stimulating mix of lifestyle, music, human interest and great interviews, the perfect soundtrack to your Sunday morning.

Coming Up Sunday 15th

This Sunday Miriam will be speaking to Sally Mulready; founder member, and current Chair, of the Irish Women Survivors Network about becoming a member of the Irish Council of State, her own personal story and the impact of the recent revelations about mother and baby homes

 


Also as next week marks it's 100th anniversary, a visit to Gowran Park and an Irish racing dynasty


And there'll be live music from Derek Ryan and Sharon Shannon - You can find out more about Derek's music and tour dates HERE. And about Sharon's music and her tour dates HERE

 

Plus there's a chance to win a weekend away! And you get to choose which one you prefer!

You could take tickets to next weekend’s Dalkey Book Festival, including bed and full Irish breakfast for 2 nights in a superior double room for 2 people including dinner with wine on one evening at the Fitzpatrick Castle Hotel. The Castle, perched on Killiney Hill,  only a short stroll to Dalkey.....Find out more about the festival HERE


Or to mark the 100th birthday of Gowran Park Race Course, we’re offering a VIP package for two to the two-day Gowran Park Centenary Weekend which takes place next Sat. and Sun. (21st and 22nd June). The winner will receive VIP passes to Gowran Park on both days which gives access all areas. The prize also includes accommodation and dinner on Saturday night at the chic Pembroke Hotel in Kilkenny city centre. Find out more about the Gowran Park Centenary weekend HERE

Miriam will give details of both competitions on Sunday and you can enter by e-mail on the day - Make sure you title your e-mail with either 'Gowran' or 'Dalkey', depending on which competition you wish to enter

Giles and Dunphy

With the World Cup starting during the week, Miriam spoke to childhood friends Eamon Dunphy and John Giles about their enduring friendship, their love of football and how they're going to miss Bill

John Kavanagh

One of Ireland's best known actors; John Kavanagh, spoke about taking to The Abbey stage again for Aristocrats - You can find out more about the producton HERE

David Gray

David Gray on his writing process, his love of Ireland and moving on from that album! And a live performance of his brilliant new song 'Back in the World', and the beautiful 'Kathleen'

Music Played on the Show

01:00

Title: Hold Me, Thrill Me, Kiss Me, Kill Me

Composer: U2

Performer(s): U2

Album: The Best of 1990-2000 Island CIDU213

Duration: 4:40

01:00

Title: Kathleen

Composer: David Gray

Performer(s): David Gray

Album: Draw the Line N/A N/A

Duration: 3:14

01:00

Title: Back In The World

Composer: David Gray

Performer(s): David Gray

Album: Mutineers (Bonus Track Version)

Duration: 4:12

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