CountryWide

CountryWide

Saturday, 8.10am

CountryWide Saturday 22 August 2020

CountryWide

CountryWide

People, events and happenings around the country, presented by Marty Morrissey.

Marty on the track in Co. Clare

Marty on the track in Co. Clare

Marty heads to Joe Garry's farm in Cooraclare in west Clare, where a brand new running track has been built, to find out about the facility and to see who's using it.

Paddle Boarding Rescue

Paddle Boarding Rescue

Sara Feeney speaks to Lorna Siggins about her and her cousin being rescued after spending 15 hours at sea when they went paddle boarding at Furbo beach in Galway last week.

Paddle Boarding Rescue - extended interview

Paddle Boarding Rescue - extended interview

Sara Fenney speaks in depth to Lorna Siggins about her and her cousin being rescued after spending 15 hours at sea when they went paddle boarding at Furbo beach in Galway last week.

Marts in the time of Covid-19

Marts in the time of Covid-19

Dr. Madeleine Ni Dhalaigh, a GP in Castlerea in Co. Roscommon joins the programme to discuss how Covid-19 has affected people attending marts around the country and what they should do to protect themselves and others in attendance.

Connemara Ponies at the abbey

Connemara Ponies at the abbey

Suzanne Campbell reports from Kylemore Abbey in Co. Galway where a herd of Connemara Ponies are attracting attention.

An unusual year for the music industry

An unusual year for the music industry

Musicians Cliona Hagan and Shauna McStravock are live in studio to chat about how the coronavirus pandemic has massively affected the country music scene and to perform a song.

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.

Twitter

Facebook

Contact the Show

Text: 51551

Presenter: Damien O'Reilly

Producer: Eileen Heron

Ways to Listen

Radio
Mobile
Internet
Radio Player
Podcasts
TV