Davy Fitzgerald & All Ireland Hurling Win for Clare
On the line to Miriam this morning is a man cited by many of his hurling peers as one of the greatest goalkeepers of all-time! Davy Fitzgerald won three All-Star awards, made 60 championship appearances for Clare, more than any other player in the county's history. He announced his retirement from inter-county hurling on 31 March 2008 & now is a hurling manager, currently in charge of Clare.
Miriam's next guest is one of Ireland’s most celebrated artists, who has travelled from Glenbeigh to Tralee to join us from our studio there, artist Pauline Bewick talk to Miriam about her contribution to a stunning hardback book, which celebrates what it is to be Irish, to coincide with ‘The Gathering’.
The Book titled 'The Gathering : Reflections of Ireland 'is published to coincide with The Gathering 2013. - it costs 20 euros & is available in all bookshops, with all proceeds from book sales going to ‘The Irish Hospice Foundation’.
*The feature film – ‘ Yellow Man Grey Man’,to be broadcast on RTE 1 tonight at 10.35 pm, about Pauline's life and work.