CountryWide

CountryWide

Saturday, 8.10am

CountryWide Saturday 21 January 2017

CountryWide

CountryWide

People, events and happenings around the country, presented by Speech Broadcaster of the Year Damien O'Reilly.

Marraige Proposal

Marraige Proposal

Anna Martin was shocked when her boyfriend of three years got down on the farmyard and surprised her with a cow proposal on Christmas eve.

South East Women in Farming

South East Women in Farming

Women are great multi-taskers but do they have the skills, strength and know-how to calve cows as well as all the other farming tasks? This week a new group was launched in Carlow aimed at supporting women in farming, called South East Women in Farming.

IFA Annual General Meeting

IFA Annual General Meeting

Brexit is probably the biggest issue facing farming in Ireland 2017 but what about other issues? Damien spoke to farmers at the IFA recent AGM.

Teresa May - free movement between North & South

Teresa May - free movement between North & South

Teresa May's Brexit speech makes clear UK commited to ensure free movement & does not want to see borders of the past in relation to N. Ireland & the Republic of Ireland. Damien speaks to IFA President, Joe Healy & Barclay Bell, President of Ulster Farmers Union.

Growing Tobacco in Ireland

Growing Tobacco in Ireland

Harry Everard from Kilsheelan, between Carrick-on-Suir & Clonmel aims to make Tipperary the home of the Irish cigar. He has already secured a licence from the Revenue Commissioners for the growing & handling of tobacco & has produced two crops to date.

About The Show

Speech Broadcaster of the Year Damien O'Reilly and the CountryWide team feature the events, people and happenings that bring colour and life to communities, towns and villages across the country.

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Presenter: Damien O'Reilly

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