Seascapes

    Friday, 10.30 - 11pm

    Podcasts

    Friday 3rd July

    Seascapes Friday 3rd July 2015

    features Marine Institute CEO Dr Peter Heffernan; Sea Fest ; MARei ; Martin McGowan of Scholars Townhouse Hotel in Drogheda;David Branigan at ICRA's /Sovereigns Cup in Kinsale;preview Volvo Dun Laoghaire Regatta; Gerry Brennan on Tall Ships and much more.

    Friday 26th June

    Seascapes Friday 26th June 2015

    features the Irish Maritime Festival in Drogheda Port held last weekend featuring Tall Ship trainees ; Clogher Head RNLI Lifeboat and much more...

    Friday 19th June

    Seascapes Friday 19th June 2015

    feature Irish Maritime Festival (Preview); Shanty Singing with Pat Sheridan and Jim Mageean; Hugh Oram on A Pier on Sandymount Strand ; Flies of Ireland -Peter O'Reilly;Gery Flynn - Inshore Ireland.

    Friday 12th June

    Seascapes Friday 12th June 2015

    features Norman Freeman ; Surf2Heal; Sea Shantys ; Pat Sheridan and Jim Mageean ; Captain Paul O Regan , Harbour Master , Port of Cork

    Friday 5th June

    Seascapes Friday 5th June 2015

    features Justin Slattery of Team Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing and Brian Carlin OBR on Team Vestas Wind from Lisbon as the Volvo Ocean Race heads for Lorient- Ocean to City -An Ras Mor -a full report on last weekends event with Niamh Hayes.

    Friday 22nd May

    Seascapes 22nd May 2015

    features The Phoenix with John and Sandra Lefroy in Killaloe;Baltimore Wooden Boat Festival; EndevOAR from Dunmore East to France -rowers talk to Niamh Hayes.

    Seascapes Friday 29th May 2015

    features Cork Harbour Festival ; Dublin Bay Old Gaffers and Riverfest; An Ras Mor -Joss Fitzsimons of JOSPA on Wave Energy; Captain Paul O'Regan , Harbour Master -Port of Cork; Whalewatching with Niamh Hayes

    Friday 15th May

    Seascapes Friday 15th May 2015

    features David Branigan on the Volvo Ocean Race from Newport RI ; The Phoenix - we talk to Bill irish author of Waterford -Ships and Ship Building who passed away earlier this week ;we hear from John and Sandra Lefroy; we remember Derek Davis and preview The Baltimore Wooden Boat Festival.

    Friday 8th May

    Seascapes Friday 8th May 2015

    Seascapes talks to author Paddy O'Sullivan about The Sinking of the Lusitania - Unravelling the Mysteries

    Friday 24th April

    Seascapes Friday 24th April 2015

    features launch of ICRA Nationals and Sovereigns Cup ; Hugh Oram on The Bull Wall & Howth ; Migrants Lost at sea in the Mediterranean; Hooks and Crookes ; Maritime Art by Brian Cleare

    Friday 17th April

    Seascapes Friday 17th April 2015

    features the 1st Shannon Class RNLI Lifeboat at Lough Swilly we talk to the crew in Portrush and in Buncrana , to the legendary Jimmy Tyrrell; Coxswain Mark Barnett; LOM John McArter ; and many others plus engineer Peter Eyre.

    Friday 10th April

    Seascapes Friday 10th April 2015

    features Galway Watersports Show ; Inshore Ireland latest with Gery Flynn; Canoe Project -Rosalind O'Brien; At Best -Jerome Taheny and much more.

    Friday 3rd April

    Seascapes Friday 3rd April 2015

    features Ralph McTell on his songs which reflect a love of the sea including The Grey Sea Strand inspired by Jim McCann. This edition is dedicated to the late folk singer Jim McCann.

    Friday 27th March

    Seascapes Friday 27th March 2015

    features Inland Navigations -Map with Donal Boland; Jim Kennedy of Atlantic Sea Kayaking;David Murphy -author of Walking on Ripples ; Norman Kean on white diesel.

    Friday 20th March

    Seascapes Friday 20th March 2015

    features Atlantic Sea Kayaking -Jim Kennedy ; ISA /Afloat Sailor of the Year - Anthony O'Leary; Geraldine Foley and Colin Becker ; The Islands with Olwen Gill on Inishmore

    Friday 13th March

    Seascapes Friday 13th March 2015

    features ISA /Afloat Sailing Awards in the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland on St Stephens Green in Dublin ; WM Nixon; David O Brien; Admiral of RCYC Pat Lyons; Eoghan Cunningham of Mayo Sailing Club and Damian Foxall.

    Friday 6th March

    Seascapes Friday 6th March 2015

    features The Last Islanders by Mary McBrien who talked to Nancy Durnien ; John Reihill and Mary McBrien about living on the islands of Lough Erne in Co Fermanagh.

    Friday 27th February

    Seascapes Friday 27th February 2015

    features Fergal Keane at The Angling Expo in The Show Centre in Cloghran; Dive 2015 in Nenagh; Kevin Corcoran on documentary film The River Runner on the big screen....

    Friday 20th February

    Seascapes Friday 20th February 2015

    features Irish Optimist Dinghy Association Spring Training week in Baltimore with Mandy Kelly ; Jill Somerville and more; Inshore Ireland Magazine; Royal National Lifeboat Institution with Niamh Stephenson

    Friday 13th February

    Seascapes Friday 13th February 2015

    features Brian Carlin of Team Vestas Wind ; Gary Allen Commodore -Galway Bay Sailing Club, Nautical Institute -Ireland branch ECDIS Seminar...

    Seascapes Friday 6th February 2015

    features OBR on Team Vestas Wind-Brian Carlin; Nautical Institute ECDIS Seminar; Gary Allen Commodore - Galway Bay Sailing Club; Norman Freeman on Tago and Sailors...

    Friday 30th January

    Seascapes Friday 30th January 2015

    features Ireland's Maritime Heroes-an illustrated talk given by Marcus Connaughton at The Burren Law School in Ballyvaughan, Co Clare in 2013 and featured in Sailing By celebrating 25 years of Seascapes.

    Friday 23rd January

    Seascapes Friday 23rd January 2015

    features The Irish Naval Service with retired Commodore John Kavanagh - originally broadcast as part of a series of thomas Davis Lectures in 2002 and repeated to coincide with the publication of Sailing By celebrating 25 years of Seascapes...

    Friday 16th January

    Seascapes Friday 16th January 2015

    features the Thomas Davis Lecture - Pulling Together - Irish Seafarers and Trade Union Organisation by retired trade union official, folk singer, author and historian Francis Devine - first broadcast in 2002 and reproduced in Sailing By published by The Liffey Press.

    Friday 9th January

    Seascapes Friday 9th January 2015

    Fishing and Harvesting the Sea - Jason Whooley : From a series of Thomas Davis Lectures 1st broadcast in 2002 and Repeated to coincide with the publication of Sailing By

    Friday 19th December

    Seascapes Friday 19th December 2014

    features Engineer, sailor and explorer Paddy Barry in the first of a series of Thomas Davis Lectures 1st broadcast in 2002 - tonights edition is 'sailing Around Ireland' with Paddy Barry which appears in the pages of Sailing By ....

    Friday 12th December

    Seascapes Friday 12th December 2014

    features Minister for the Marine Simon Coveney TD ; Dr Val Cummins-IMERC; Daniel Nolan; Willie Williamson; Rear Admiral Mark Mellett DSM and Sailing By...

    Friday 5th December

    Seascapes Friday 5th December 2014

    features Caring for the Radar with Norman Freeman; Radio Officers - Tom Bermingham; Desmond Taylor and John Mahon; Brian Carlin OBR on Team Vestas Wind; Sailing By competition winners.

    Friday 28th November

    Seascapes Friday 28th November 2014

    features Radio Officers Association gathering in Dun Laoghaire- Tony Selman; Colman Shaughnessy ; Joe Varley; Photographer Jonathan Hession on The Atlantic Coast of Ireland and much more....

    Friday 21st November

    Seascapes Friday 21st November 2014

    features Albert the Albatross from Norman Freeman ; Jerome Lordan-No Flowers on a Sailors Grave -Shipwrecks of kinsale and Courtmacsherry; Carrick on Suir River rescue with Tom Hurley...UCC Maritime Conference....

    Friday 14th November

    Seascapes Friday 14th November 2014

    features troubadour Mick Flynn; Hugh Oram on the Golden Age of Steam Shipping ; Migrants at Sea; The Story of the Sirius by John Spillane ; At Best - Jerome Taheny.

    Friday 7th November

    Seascapes Friday 7th November 2014

    features Hook Head Lighthouse report from Tom Hurley with Guide -Liam Colfer; we remember distinguished sailor Joe English; Peter Reason on Spindrift and Diver Eoin McGarry on RMS Lusitania.....

    Friday 31st October

    Seascapes Friday 31st October 2014

    features Michael Smith author of 'Shackleton-By Endurance We Conquer'; Justin Slattery leads aboard Azzam Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing in Volvo Ocean Race en route for Cape Town ; Peter Reason - A Wilderness Pilgrimage At Sea; Graving Dock at Dublin Port.

    Friday 24th October

    Seascapes Friday 24th October 2014

    features author Michael Smith -'Shackleton - By Endurance We Conquer' in conversation at The Central Library , Waterford also the Graving Dock on the Liffey; Meitheal Mara and NMCI offer survival course.

    Friday 17th October

    Seascapes Friday 17th October 2014

    features a report from Alicante on the Volvo Ocean Race with David Branigan with Justin Slattery; Brian Carlin; Bill O'Hara and we talk to Captain Robert McCabe -President of The Nautical Institute...plus much more.

    Friday 10th October

    Seascapes Friday 10th October 2014

    features Kevin Downing on the recently held Presidents Cup in Kinsale Yacht Club ;Hugh Oram on Ireland's Eye ; Tom Hurley goes coast-steering off The Hook.

    Thursday 11th September

    Seascapes Friday 12th September 2014

    Features The Last Islanders of Lough Erne compiled and recorded by Mary McBrien in a Seascapes special.

    Friday 5th September

    Seascapes Friday 5th September 2014

    features the ceremonies in Liscannor and Galway to mark the 100th Anniversary of the death of John Philip Holland -the inventor of the submarine-also Mary McBrien tries out sailing on a 1720 at The National Yacht Club.

    Friday 29th August

    Seascapes Friday 29th August 2014

    features Maritime Artist -Kenneth King ;we congratulate Laser U19 World Champion Finn Lynch; Mary McBrien talks to Admiral Michael Clarke at Lough Erne Yacht Club ;

    Friday 22nd August

    Seascapes Friday 22nd August 2014

    features Heritage Boat Association at Lough Erne Yacht Club with Mary McBrien; Eva of the Nation -Headford Currach & Hugh Oram ; Maritime artist Kenneth King and his biographer Marianne O Kane Boal.....

    Friday 15th August

    Seascapes Friday 15th August 2014

    features Sevenstar Round Britain and Ireland Race and record breaking Trimaran Musandam Oman MOD70 with Damian Foxall and Sidney Gavignet; The sea Inside -Philip Hoare; Brian Carlin and Vestas Wind Team in VOR....

    Friday 8th August

    Seascapes Friday 8th August 2014

    features Providence Team Ireland Sailing -and ISA Academy sailors Finn Lynch; Sakia Tidey and Andrea Brewster; Laser sailor James Espey; Norman Freeman on Captain Leonard Bunn ; Faulty EPIRB Alert ; Cruinniu na mBad; Schull Regatta

    Wednesday 30th July

    Seascapes Friday 1st August 2014

    features Pat Murphy on Asgard ceremony; Providence Team Ireland Sailing Team-we talk to Providence Resources CEO Tony O Reilly ; Bill O Hara; James O Callaghan -ISA Performance Director; The Ouzel with Kieran Devaney.....

    Friday 25th July

    Seascapes Friday 25th July 2014

    features Baltimore Sailing Club new facility with Commodore Joan Collins; we visit the RTE Sound Archives from 1961 to mark the centenary of The Asgard's arrival in Howth..

    Friday 18th July

    Seascapes Friday 18th July 2014

    features Pat Murphy on Asgard replica dinghy; European Optimist Championships with Frank O Byrne; Hugh Oram on Enrights of Castleconnell; Galway Bay Sailing Club host HANSA 303 National Sailing Championships.

    Friday 11th July

    Seascapes Friday 11th July 2014

    features SSV Corwith Cramer; Round Ireland Yacht Race; Peg Brandon -President,Sea Education Association;John Thuillier-Kinsale Harbour -A History;Glandore Summer School....

    Friday 4th July

    Seascapes Friday 4th July 2014

    features Pacific Rower Philip Kavanagh; author John Thuillier - Kinsale Harbour- A History; Volvo Cork Week Regatta; Gladore Summer School;

    Friday 27th June

    Seascapes Friday 27th June 2014

    features Clipper Round the World Yacht Race in Derry; Sir Robin Knox Johnston -Derry Skipper - Sean McCarter; Samantha Tosh.

    Wednesday 25th June

    Seascapes Friday 23rd May 2014

    features new pontoon opening ceremony at Dungarvan Harbour Sailing Club; a preview of The Ocean to City Maritime Festival and An Ras Mor; Clipper Race- Mayor of Derry;Oliver Hawes on the naming of our naval fleet.

    Tuesday 24th June

    Seascapes Friday 20th June 2014

    features Gill Hoffs author of The Sinking of RMS Tayleur-the lost story of The Victorian Titanic; Norman Freeman on the Prohibition Police; Clipper Ventures Round the World Yacht Race heads for Derry.

    Friday 13th June

    Seascapes Friday 13th June 2014

    features Conor Mowlds NMCI; visit to JS de Elcano in Dublin Port; Hugh Oram on Marconi; Clipper Race prepares for leg to Derry.

    Friday 6th June

    Seascapes Friday 6th June 2014

    features Bill Miller -Mr Cruise Liner; The Lady Lansdowne in Killaloe with Tom Hurley; An Ras Mor; Visit of JS de Elcano & music from Pat Sheridan and Jim Mageean.

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