Seascapes Friday 9th October 201510/09/15
On Seascapes with Marcus Connaughton this Friday 9th October we delve into the Seascapes archive and bring you our wide ranging conversation with renowned journalist, author and Polar expert Michael Smith on his superb biography of the man from...
Seascapes Friday 2nd October 2014
Seascapes this Friday night 2nd October on RTÉ Radio 1 features the remarkable story of Captain Robert Halpin of Wicklow. Marcus Connaughton meets author and historian Jim Rees to chart the remarkable life at sea of one of this country's great...
Seascapes Friday 25th September 2015
This week on Seascapes with Marcus Connaughton we hear from distinguished yachting journalist and writer Winkie Nixon who poses the question - "Why shouldn't the Irish be a seafaring people?" as a follow up to the Thomas Davis Lecture we featured...
Seascapes Friday 18th September 2015
features round the world sailor Brian Carlin ; Norman Freeman author of The Lure of Far Away Places; Women and the Sea symposium in National Maritime Museum and Titanic diver Rory Golden.
Seascapes Friday 4th September 2015
features Captain James Tyrrell of Arklow Shipping ; Niamh Hayes visits The National Rowing Centre in Farran Woods near Ovens; Norman Freeman is In His Element and much more...
Seascapes Friday 28th August 2015
features the CEO of The Commissioners of Irish Lights -Yvonne Shields and Captain Robert McCabe and The Great Lighthouses of Ireland initiative; Explores Club Flag destined for Titanic Belfast with Rory Golden; music from Stan Hugill; Colm Plunkett on...
Seascapes Friday 21st August 2015
features Damian Foxall - Oman Sail MOD 70 in Artemis Challenge and Fastnet Race; Christy Moore ; Gery Flynn of Inshore Ireland ; we remember charismatic skipper Martin Howley ; Norman Freeman off the Straits of Hormoz in Iran and much more ...
Seascapes Friday 14th August 2015
features Kirsti O Kelly and Silver Darlings ; Sean Connick CEO of John F Kennedy Trust and the Dunbrody Famine Ship Experience; music from Liam Clancy...
Seascapes Friday 7th August 2015
features Liam Quinlan of Quinlan's Kerry Fish ; Hugh Oram on A Bridge that was never built; Bantry Longboats ; Channel Swimmers and Wild Atlantic Way Route Atlas and CD winners in our competition.
Seascapes Friday 31st July 2015
Seascapes features Wild Atlantic Way -Route Atlas and music from WAW CD -in our competition; Rory Fitzpatrick ,CEO of National Space Centre; Maritime artist-Brian Cleare ; Channel Swimmer -Maura Twomey .
Seascapes Friday 24th July 2015
Seascapes features John Creedon's Wild Atlantic Way new series on RTE One TV starting this Sunday @6.30pm; Commander Brian Fitzgerald of The Naval Service; Olympic Sailor -Annalise Murphy; Dublin Dock Workers Preservation Society Museum; Gareth Craig...
Seascapes Friday 17th July 2015
features a virtual tour of The Beaufort Building with Professor Conchur O Bradaigh and Professor Tony Lewis; Volvo Dun Laoghaire Regatta-; Minister for the Marine -Simon Coveney TD; MCaptain Michael McCarthy -Port of Cork.
Seascapes Friday 10th July 2015
features The Spirit of Oysterhaven; Sea Fest ; composer Michael Holohan ; Music from Cliff Wedgbury; Olwen Gill from Inishmore and The Islands and much more.
Seascapes Friday 3rd July 2015
features Marine Institute CEO Dr Peter Heffernan; Sea Fest ; MARei ; Martin McGowan of Scholars Townhouse Hotel in Drogheda;David Branigan at ICRA's /Sovereigns Cup in Kinsale;preview Volvo Dun Laoghaire Regatta; Gerry Brennan on Tall Ships and much...
Seascapes Friday 26th June 2015
features the Irish Maritime Festival in Drogheda Port held last weekend featuring Tall Ship trainees ; Clogher Head RNLI Lifeboat and much more...
Seascapes Friday 12th June 2015
features Norman Freeman ; Surf2Heal; Sea Shantys ; Pat Sheridan and Jim Mageean ; Captain Paul O Regan , Harbour Master , Port of Cork
Seascapes Friday 5th June 2015
features Justin Slattery of Team Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing and Brian Carlin OBR on Team Vestas Wind from Lisbon as the Volvo Ocean Race heads for Lorient- Ocean to City -An Ras Mor -a full report on last weekends event with Niamh Hayes.
Seascapes Friday 22nd May 2015
features The Phoenix Part 2 with John and Sandra Lefroy ; The Inside Passage- Barney Bentall; EndeavOAR -Rowing from Dunmore East to France- Niamh Hayes reports.
Seascapes Friday 15th May 2015
features David Branigan on the Volvo Ocean Race from Newport RI ; The Phoenix - we talk to Bill irish author of Waterford -Ships and Ship Building who passed away earlier this week ;we hear from John and Sandra Lefroy; we remember Derek Davis and...
Seascapes Friday 8th May 2015
Seascapes talks to author Paddy O'Sullivan about The Sinking of the Lusitania - Unravelling the Mysteries
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