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Trad Irish moves to Wednesday

Fiddle-playerOne of the station’s longest-running shows, Trad Irish with Fr Peter Gannon, is moving to a new slot.  As of this week, Fr Peter’s choice of the finest in traditional Irish music will be broadcast live at 11 a.m. on Wednesdays.

The show will continue to be repeated on Saturday evenings at 7 p.m.

At 12 noon  on Fridays, where the show used to be broadcast, you can now hear Heart of Mayo presented by John O’Malley.

New show Fite Fuaite begins today

This afternoon at 5 p.m., CCR will broadcast the first show in a new series, Fite Fuaite.

Hosted by NUI Galway Media student Joyce Ní Chionnaith, it’s not your typical radio show. Fite Fuaite is an Irish language programme that mixes news on events around the country, the Irish speaking community and, of course, music and craic together. Joyce shows her love for Gaeilge whilst entertaining and enlighthening us all.

You can follow Joyce on Twitter @Joysayy to keep in contact with her or to be part of the show!

As well as being broadcast on Tuesday evenings, Fite Fuaite will also be repeated on Saturdays at 2 p.m.