Mornings With Dave Fanning

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    Mornings with Dave Fanning Search for Ireland’s Most Musical Family

    Brothers, sisters, cousins, in-laws, step fathers, grannies – the show is looking for families that play together to enter the competition. Non family members are permitted – as long as family is at the heart of it – as with The Clancy Brothers and Tommy Makem and The Fureys and Davey Arthur.

    Send us a 4’00 maximum clip performing the song or music of your choice – it does not need to be an original piece of music.

    Upload it to Youtube and email us the link to davefanning@rte.ie.

    You also need to send us a 100 word supporting paragraph telling us your story and why you should be chosen.

    The closing date for entries is 5pm on Wednesday  26th August.

    Our final will be held the first week in September and finalists need to be available then to perform before our judges.

    The judges’ decision is final.

    The prize courtesy of Waltons music is a Kurzweil CUP-2 Upright Digital Piano. For more information visit  www.waltons.ie

    The John Murray Show Tuesday 21 May 2013

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    The John Murray Show

    A lively mix of topical stories, human interest and lifestyle features with Miriam O'Callaghan.


    Competition - Get Your Book Published

    For full details on where to send your manuscripts (please do not send them to the John Murray Show) go to www.kazoopublishing.com

    Also the details are in this week's RTE Guide.

    Closing date of receipt of entries is Sunday 30 June 2013.

    Terms & Conditions are above.

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    German Documentary on Danny Healy-Rae

    Kerry County Cllr., Danny Healy-Rae has been campaigning for the relaxation of dring-driving laws for rural Ireland & is attracting international attention. German TV Spiegel have sent a crew to Kerry to make a documentary with Danny & joining Miriam on the line is TV Reporter Roman Lehberger.

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    Libya - Dr Fatima Hamroush

    In September 2011, Dr Hamroush was requested by Libya's interim rulers to establish a health office in Ireland to help treat those wounded in the overthrow of Gaddafi's regime. She was subsequently asked to apply for the role of Health Minister in the new interim government &  and she felt duty-bound to submit her CV. Then she was told she had got the job. “It is like being asked to go to war, like a soldier being called to go to the battlefield." Miriam spoke to Dr. Hamroush recently.

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    Irish Fashion Designer

    Miriam's next guest is Joanna Hynes who has won plaudits for her daring & eye-catching fashion designs. Her fans include Jamelia, Jessie J, Sharon Corr & Daphne Guinness. Joanne says fashion is about newness & joins Miriam in studio this morning to talk about her career todate.

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    Making the Best Cup of Tea

    Making a cup of tea is a casual affair for most people, tea-bag in cup, boiling water, milk, but for purists like Heston Blumenthal, one of the most creative chefs in the world, horrified at this process, invented a new machine to do the job. In studio with Miriam is Arthur Fitzpatrick, Tea Broker in Ireland.

    If you require a CD copy of this programme please e-mail tapes@rte.ie. Transfer fees and terms and conditions apply.

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