Seascapes

Seascapes

Friday, 10.30 - 11pm

Seascapes Friday 9 February 2018

Seascapes

Seascapes

Seascapes, the RTÉ maritime programme with Fergal Keane. Seascapes brings you around our coasts and onto traditional and modern boats and yachts for a taste of the great outdoors.

Seascapes - 9 February 2018

Seascapes - 9 February 2018

Tonight, we review the new Colin Firth movie, The Mercy, based on the 1968 Golden Globe Race & the story of Donald Crowhurst; we speak to Gregor McGuckin who'll take part in a rerun of that race this year & Mark Costigan reports from Bantry Bay where controversy has arisen over the granting of a licence for the commercial harvesting of Kelp in the Bay.

Review of "The Mercy" and Gregor McGuckin on his preparation for the rerun of the Golden Globe Race

Review of "The Mercy" and Gregor McGuckin on his preparation for the rerun of the Golden Globe Race

We review the new Colin Firth movie, "The Mercy", based on the 1968 Golden Globe Race & the story of Donald Crowhurst and Fergal visits Gregor McGuckin on his boat and talks to him about his preparation for taking part in a rerun of that race this year.

For more information on Gregor see: gregormcguckin.com

Kelp and Bantry Bay

Kelp and Bantry Bay

Mark Costigan reports from Bantry Bay where controversy has arisen over the granting of a licence for the commercial harvesting of Kelp in the Bay.

About The Show

Seascapes, the RTÉ maritime programme with Fergal Keane. Seascapes brings you around our coasts and onto traditional and modern boats and yachts for a taste of the great outdoors. Whether you are a trawlerman or a yachtie, Seascapes will be of interest to you.

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Presenter/Producer: Fergal Keane

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