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Culture Day broadcasts

culture-nightAs part of Culture Day/Night on Friday, September 20th, Claremorris Community Radio will broadcast a series of documentaries produced by the station.

These special one-off day of documentaries starts at 11am and continues right through until 9pm.  The programmes being broadcast are:

  • 11am: Edward Delaney – A lasting impression
    Examining sculptor Edward Delaney’s fascinating life and taking a detailed look at his work and its place within society today.
  • 12 noon: From Bothar Garbh to Mount Street (part 1)
    Examining the history of one of Claremorris’s most important streets.
  • 1pm: From Bothar Garbh to Mount Street (part 2)
  • 2pm: Narcotics to Knock
    A documentary focusing on drug and addiction problems in rural Ireland.
  • 3pm: From the hanging fields to the learning fields
    A documentary about Claremont House and the dramatic transitions which it has witnessed over the years.
  • 4pm: Matchmaking in Lisdoonvarna
    A documentary about the famous matchmaking festival which takes place in the Clare town each September.
  • 5pm: The People’s Courts
    Documentary on the Dáil Courts which existed in Ireland from 1920-24.
  • 6pm: Race to Reform
    The story of Claremorris’s once-famous race course, its dereliction and conversion into an important facility for the community.
  • 7pm: The day the Pope came to Knock
    Telling the story of Pope John-Paul II’s visit to Knock in 1979
  • 8pm: Town Hall Story
    The story of the Town Hall in Claremorris.

More to follow…

Adi Roche: 10,000 days since Chernobyl

Adi-Roche-CCI-logoThe founder of Chernobyl Children International (formerly the Chernobyl Children’s Project), Adi Roche, appeared on The Good Morning Show today. She chatted to Eamonn Kelly and Michael Gleeson about the passing of 10,000 days since the Chernobyl disaster.

To mark this significant anniversary, the charity have released a song called 10,000 Days by Derry songwriter Paul Casey. All funds raised by the selling of the single, which is now available on iTunes and other online stores, will go towards Chernobyl Children International.

If you missed the interview, fret not. It will be broadcast again on Sunday morning, as part that day’s Good Morning Show, hosted by Dolores Keaveney. You can also listen to it at any time via the CCR player on mixcloud.com. The link is: www.mixcloud.com/claremorrisfm/adi-roche-interview/