Sunday Miscellany

Sunday Miscellany

Sunday, 9.10 - 10am

Sunday Miscellany Sunday 23 August 2020

Sunday Miscellany

Sunday Miscellany

New Writing:

What Are You? By Eleanor Methven
Lady Margaret Huggins, Astronomer, by Tim Carey
No Exit, by Chris McHallem
Bag Chat, by Mary Dowey
And
Sacked, by AM Cousins

Music:

The Battle of Aughrim and Joe Bane's Reel, played on concertina by Mary McNamara
Starlight, by Hoagy Carmichael, sung and played by Louis Armstrong
La Foule, by Edith Piaf
And 
Handbags and Glad Rags, by Rod Stewart

Sunday Miscellany Podcast, 23rd August 2020

Sunday Miscellany Podcast, 23rd August 2020

Handbags and glad rags; Sartre's idea of hell. and a profile of Lady Margaret Huggins, Irish astronomer. With Eleanor Methven, Tim Carey, Chris McHallem, Mary Dowey and A M Cousins

What Are You? By Eleanor Methven

What Are You? By Eleanor Methven

An early encounter with binary identity on a country road in Northern Ireland

Lady Margaret Huggins, Astronomer, by Tim Carey

Lady Margaret Huggins, Astronomer, by Tim Carey

A delve into the life and achievements of this lesser known Irishwoman

No Exit, by Chris McHallem

No Exit, by Chris McHallem

Hell is other people in a play for one in Edinburgh

Bag Chat, by Mary Dowey

Bag Chat, by Mary Dowey

Small may be smart, but the perfect bag has room for all your accoutrements

Sacked, by A M Cousins

Sacked, by A M Cousins

The day the headmistress came to call

About The Show

New writing for radio, accompanied by complementary music, broadcast every Sunday morning since 1968.

Music Played on the Show

The Battle Of Aughrim And Joe Bane’S Reel

The Battle Of Aughrim And Joe Bane’S Reel

Mary Mcnamara

2:58

Starlight

Starlight

Louis Armstrong

3:36

La Foule

La Foule

Edith Piaf (Vocals), Studio Orchestra

2:59

Handbags & Gladrags

Handbags & Gladrags

Rod Stewart & The Faces

3:52

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Producer: Sarah Binchy

Broadcasting Co-ordinator: Carolyn Dempsey

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