Two of Europe's top 50 secret sports for travellers are to be found in Ireland, according to the Lonely Planet guide. At number 5 is the hidden beauty of Kerry's Cromane Peninsula, while legendary Dublin pub, John Kavanagh's pub (known widely as The Gravediggers Pub), is up there at number 6. On the line toJohn this morning isCiaran Kavanagh.
In studio this morning for performance & chatare Dublin band The HotSprockets. Members TimCullen, WayneSoper, FrankieKelly & AndrewSutton (missing member today is Joey Lynch) all share a love of rock & roll music, the kind that is haunted by ghosts of rhythm & blues! Their album The Button Factory is launched on June 7th.
The last time John spoke to his next guest, she was on a career break from her job as a primary school teacher & has spent many months travelling through Australia, New Zealand, Singapore, Dubai& was about to embark on another journey - chasing storms & tornadoesacross America. On the line to John is Aideen Hand.
The World Cup gets underway this day week& we are looking for a team of John Murray Show listeners, to give us a unique inside look to the 32 countries taking part. We need a listerner per team to rally full support & it must be a team that you have in someway a connection with.Joining John on the line are four listenersto talk about their team.
For Germany- Cora Molloy, Italy - Paudie Sheahan, Brazil - Paolo Oliveira & Netherlands - Eithne Molloy.