CountryWide Saturday 8 May 2021
On this week's countrywide, group water schemes fighting pollution. social media platforms and contractor safety, a pleasant visit to the garda barracks and becoming a foster parent.
Farm Safety and Social Media
Michael Moroney, Chief Executive of the Association of Farm and Forestry Contractors in Ireland is in studio to highlight the issue of contractors posting videos of pulling stunts whilst driving machinery which has become an increasing problem amongst younger contractors in the social media age.
A Visit To The Barracks
Ahead of the reopening of museums and attractions on Monday 17th May Countrywide reporter Mick McCarthy visits The Old Garda Barracks in Cootehall, County Roscommon who will be welcoming visitors for the very first time as they open their John McGahern exhibition and reading room to the public.
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.