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    Author Michael Harding's Mi Pod

    Award winning author Michael Harding joined John this morning to share his Mi-Pod selection. Michael spoke about his love of music, the significance of some of the songs chosen and the stories behind them.

    Michael Harding pictured above speaking to John about his Mi-Pod

     

    If you would like to read Michael's latest book you can find it in all good bookstores, 'Hanging With The Elephant' published by Hachette.

     

    Michael Harding's Mi - Pod Selection

    Queen Of The May, Canon Sydney McEwan

    The Parting Glass, Eleanor Shanley & Ronnie Drew

    No Train To Cavan, Lisa O'Neil

    Seoithín Seo, Roisin Elsafty

     

    Walking With Rob Heffernan

    Irish World Athletics Champion Rob Heffernan joined John in studio this morning. It has been a long wait for Rob Heffernan, who was robbed of a finish line bronze medal celebration in the 2010 European Championships.

    Rob Heffernan will be taking part in two Centra pink walks:

    Sunday 19th October.

    15:00 - Herlihy’s Centra, Bishopstown Walk.

    This will be a 5km walk and will begin and end at Herlihy’s Centra store,Bishopstown, Cork.

    Monday 27th October

    11:00 - Fisher’s Centra, Baltinglass Walk.

    This will be a 10km walk and will begin and end at Fisher’s Centra store, Baltinglass, Wicklow.

    Plain English - How To Get It?

    The National Adult Literacy Agency wants your support and they want it in the name of a very good cause Plain English. With Jargon becoming more common in our daily lives, from media and politicians.

    Inez Bailey, director of the National Adult Literacy Agency spoke to John this morning about the issue of Plain Speaking and why they have decided to start a petition on the issue. If you would like more details check out National Adult Literacy Agency.

     

     

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