Saturday, 8.10am

CountryWide Saturday 2 January 2021



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

Countrywide Full

This week on Countrywide Marty Morrissey meets country music singer and farmer Mags McCarthy, we hear from some of the locals in Kilkee in Co Clare, How one Cork farmer is putting on his running shows for charity and what we can expect from farming in 2021.

A Stroll By The Sea In Clare

Marty takes a stroll by the seaside in Kilkee in Co Clare and meets some of the locals.

Running Into January

Farmer and mental health activist Peter Hynes tells Marty about the unique running challenge he's undertaking to kick start January and raising funds for farm families who have been impacted by farm accidents.

Farming and Singing With Mags McCarthy

Marty Morrissey meets Cork based country music singer and farmer Mags McCarthy.

The Year Ahead In Farming

Editor of the farmer's journal Justin McCarthy, Donal Denvir from Bord Bia and Countrywide reporter Lorna Siggins look at the year ahead in farming.

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.

Music Played on the Show

Little Bird

Little Bird

Tim Edey




Contact the Show

Text: 51551

Presenter: Damien O'Reilly

Producer: Eileen Heron

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