Mornings With Dave Fanning

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    Mornings with Dave Fanning Search for Ireland’s Most Musical Family

    Brothers, sisters, cousins, in-laws, step fathers, grannies – the show is looking for families that play together to enter the competition. Non family members are permitted – as long as family is at the heart of it – as with The Clancy Brothers and Tommy Makem and The Fureys and Davey Arthur.

    Send us a 4’00 maximum clip performing the song or music of your choice – it does not need to be an original piece of music.

    Upload it to Youtube and email us the link to davefanning@rte.ie.

    You also need to send us a 100 word supporting paragraph telling us your story and why you should be chosen.

    The closing date for entries is 5pm on Wednesday  26th August.

    Our final will be held the first week in September and finalists need to be available then to perform before our judges.

    The judges’ decision is final.

    The prize courtesy of Waltons music is a Kurzweil CUP-2 Upright Digital Piano. For more information visit  www.waltons.ie

    The John Murray Show Thursday 14 August 2014

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    The John Murray Show

    A lively mix of entertainment, human interest and lifestyle, presented by Kathryn Thomas
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    Reality Show - Ru Paul's Drag Race

    It is a reality show with a difference, Ru Paul's Drag Race is an American reality competition tv series produced by World of Wonder for Logo TV. RuPaul plays the roles of host, mentor & source of inspiration for 'America's next drag Superstar'. In studio with Kathryn this morning is Declan Buckley (aka Shirley Temple Bar).

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    ARC (After Residential Care Trust)

    As of September 2013, the HSE reported that there were 321 children in general residential centres.  They stay there until they’re 18, although they are eager to leave & experience the real world, the transition isn’t always easy. 

    Joining Kathryn in studio we have Paula McHale who set up After Residential Care Trust – a non-profit organization to help those young people who fall into trouble after leaving residential care.
    She is here this morning with Alan Doyle, one of the people she’s been helping.

    If you need further information, www.afterresidentialcare.ie

    Email  afterresidentialcare@gmail.com

    Telephone Paula @ 087.1262561

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    Death of a Hollywood Star - Lauren Bacall

    Whenever a Hollywood star of a certain vintage dies, somebody always pronounces them The Last Of The Greats - the final link to a hallowed Golden Age of American Cinema & with the recent death of Lauren Bacall, one of the last female stars of the studio-system era, embodied that period.  Joining Kathryn in studio are Bill Hughes & Declan Buckley.

    If you require a CD copy of this programme please e-mail tapes@rte.ie. Transfer fees and terms and conditions apply.

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