Special features

Monday 19th August

Rose of Tralee Festival

Roe McDermott gives her thoughts on the Rose of Tralee Festival.

Wednesday 14th August

National Print Museum Dublin

Declan Long on 'Shaping Identities Together' which runs until the 13th of October at The National Print Museum in Dublin. The website is www.nationalprintmuseum.ie.

Friday 9th August

Photography - Blow Magazine

Jackie Nickerson on the contemporary photography magazine 'Blow'. http://www.arthurguinnessprojects.com/arts/blow-photo-magazine and www.arthurguinnessprojects.com/arts/d-light-experience-1 for more information.

Love / Hate Season 4

Michael Freeman from thedailyedge.ie on Love Hate Season 4 which will come to RTE TV in November.

Wednesday 7th August

What the hell is Irish Style?

Sonya Lennon and Jim Carroll on 'What the hell is Irish Style?' a banter forum at next week's Kilkenny Arts Festival. The website is www.kilkennyarts.ie.

Friday 2nd August

'Bring Your Limericks to Limerick'

Dr Matthew Potter has written a book about the history of the limerick which will be launched at the Tailteann Nua Festival.

Welcome to Drogheda

Welcome to Drogheda is a work by artist Fergal McCarthy, which begins in the Highlanes Gallery on August 14th & Fergal joined Sean live in studio.

Thursday 1st August

Bring Your Limericks to Limerick

'Bring your Limericks to Limerick' is a competition being organised as part of the Tailteann Nua festival which takes place this weekend - in Limerick.

Edinburgh Fringe Festival

Abie Philbin Bowman on this year's Edinburgh Fringe Festival which runs from August 2nd to 26th.

Thursday 25th July

Tommy Tiernan

Tommy Tiernan, one of the acts at this weekend's Vodafone Comedy Festival at Dublin's Iveagh Gardens. Full details on www.vodafonecomedy.com.



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Presenter: Seán Rocks


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