New short essay:
Return of The Salmon - after Ted Hughes’s poem Night Arrival of Sea-Trout by Grace Wells
Meeting Pete Seeger by John MacKenna
Hay Days by Theresa McKenna
Haste to the Wedding by A.M. Cousins
The Ship Surgeon’s Hobby by Sara Baume
Winter in July by Caroline Carey Finn
Evening Dew, Morceau de Salon by George Alexander Osborne performed by Una Hunt (piano)
My Rainbow Race by Pete Seeger
People by Styne and Merrill performed by Gerald Peregrine(cello)
Heath and Bernie’s Half Road – Reel for Jim DeWan by Liz Carroll, followed by Capaillín Dubh ina Thaibhreamh by Steve Cooney - both performed by Zoe Conway (violin) and John McIntyre (guitar)
Its new radio essays and occasional poetry followed by complementary music capture our times, passions and curiosities. The contributor led content is selected from open submission and commissioned writing presented by new voices and established names.
Reportage, appreciations, memory pieces, poetry, travel writing and personal accounts of events and happenings are the stuff of Sunday Miscellany. The programme is part of Sunday mornings since 1968. It is essential listening to thousands across Ireland and the world.