Seascapes Friday 26 February 2021
Seascapes 26th February 2021
Lorna Siggins visits renowned sailor and adventurer, Jarlath Cunnane, in his boatyard in Rosmoney, County Mayo. Jarlath has spent lockdown building a replica of Ernest Shackleton's lifeboat, the James Caird, the boat which Shackleton and Tom Crean, sailed across 800 miles of the Southern Ocean to rescue.
We also have advice on what to do if you are considering buying a boat from the UK post Brexit. Norman Kean has been researching the issue and found that you will be asked to pay an extra 33% of the purchase price in tax.
And Green MEP Grace O'Sullivan, speaks about the public consultation process opened recently on Marine Spatial Planning in Ireland and Europe.
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.