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Location:

Dublin, Ireland

Networks:

RTE Ireland

Description:

Seascapes is the Maritime Programme for This Island Nation, covering all aspects of the marine sector. The programme particularly welcomes listeners' involvement, through views and comments or topics and stories for broadcast. The programme provides comprehensive coverage of all aspects of the marine sector. It is presented by Marcus Connaughton.

Twitter:

@RTERadio1

Language:

English

Contact:

RTÉ Donnybrook Dublin 4 021-4805876


Episodes

Fishing and Brexit

9/22/2017
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Mark Costigan reports from the fishing port of Castletownbere in Cork on the commercial fishing sector and Brexit.

Duration: 00:11:26


Sailing into Wellness

9/22/2017
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Fergal Keane spoke to recovering addicts who have undertaken a sailing adventure to help in their recovery.

Duration: 00:14:40


Seascapes - 22 September 2017

9/22/2017
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Fergal Keane spoke to recovering addicts who have undertaken a sailing adventure to help in their recovery and Mark Costigan reports from the fishing port of Castletownbere in Cork on the commercial fishing sector and Brexit.

Duration: 00:26:58


Anniversary of the death of Caitríona Lucas

9/15/2017
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John Cooke spends a day with the volunteers of Doolin Coast Guard to mark the anniversary of the death of Caitríona Lucas.

Duration: 00:07:05


The 98th annual Liffey Swim

9/15/2017
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Jody Clarke reflects on last week's 98th annual Liffey Swim.

Duration: 00:04:22


The Story of the Shipwreck in Father Ted

9/15/2017
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Hugh Oram tells the story of the Aran Islands shipwreck featured in the Father Ted TV series credits.

Duration: 00:06:22


Master John Hambley-Jones on the Stena Line Adventurer

9/15/2017
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Have you ever though of becoming a Ferry Captain or what the job of the Master of a ship entails? RTÉ's Michael Lawless spoke to Senior Master John Hambley-Jones, who sails Stena Line Adventurer from Dublin to Holyhead and back each week with his crew.

Duration: 00:08:09


Seascapes - 15 September 2017

9/15/2017
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Michael Lawless speaks to Master John Hambley-Jones about life at sea. Hugh Oram tells the story of the Aran Islands shipwreck featured in Father Ted. Jody Clarke reflects on last week's 98th annual Liffey Swim. John Cooke spends a day with the volunteers of Doolin Coast Guard to mark the anniversary of the death of Caitríona Lucas.

Duration: 00:26:31


Seascapes - 8 September 2017

9/8/2017
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Seascapes is in Kinvara, County Galway, for the annual Cruinniú na mBád Galway Hooker Festival. This year was the 38th year of the festival and Fergal Keane went on board a couple of the boats and heard from their owners about their history along the West Coast.

Duration: 00:26:57


Seascapes - 1 September 2017

9/1/2017
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Seascapes sailed overnight from Cork to Dublin on board Hugo Boss, one of the world's fastest racing yachts, for the launch of a new initiative, Ireland Ocean Racing. Contributors include Hugo Boss skipper, Nin O'Leary, and Stewart Hosford, CEO of Ireland Ocean Racing and Hugo Boss sailing.

Duration: 00:27:49


Seascapes - 11 August 2017

8/11/2017
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A programme to mark the 200th anniversary of the building of Dun Laoghaire Harbour. Contributors include, Matthew Barry of the Irish National Sailing School, Simon Coate the harbourmaster, and Hugh Oram on the history of the harbour.

Duration: 00:27:53


Seascapes - 4 August 2017

8/4/2017
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A tour around Dublin Port with the port chief executive, Eamon O'Reilly. We hear how the port operates, its history, and from some of those who work there.

Duration: 00:28:21


Seascapes - 28 July 2017

7/28/2017
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Seascapes comes from the Glandore Classic Regatta in West Cork. The bi-annual regatta was celebrating its 25th anniversary. Contributors include Karen Horgan, Commodore Glandore Yacht Club. Paul Cusack on the Glen class, Kieran O'Donoghue on the history of the event and actor Jeremy Irons on his classic boat.

Duration: 00:27:31


Seascapes - 21 July 2017

7/21/2017
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A report from Oldcourt, Skibereen, County Cork on the project to rebuild the AK Ilen sailing vessel, with Gerry McMahon and Liam Hegarty. Hugh Oram on the Achill Yawl Festival. Gery Flynn of Inshore Ireland on concerns in the commercial fishing sector over Brexit. Michael T Kingston on the sinking of the Lusitania and safety at sea.

Duration: 00:27:52


Seascapes - 14 July 2017

7/14/2017
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The maritime programme with Fergal Keane.

Duration: 00:27:33


Seascapes - 7 July 2017

7/7/2017
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The maritime programme with Fergal Keane.

Duration: 00:27:29


Seascapes

6/30/2017
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On this weeks programme: Continuing our sail to Spain. The sale fo two Inland Fisheries Vessels. A preview of Dun Laoghaire regatta. A word on the Day of the Seafarer

Duration: 00:27:42


Seascapes Friday 23rd June 2017

6/23/2017
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In this programme, Fergal Keane begins a sail from Ireland to Spain. Maurice O'Connell speaks about the America's Cup. Hugh Oram recounts the story of the world's first woman harbourmaster and we pay a tribute to the late Dick Warner.

Duration: 00:27:21


Seascapes Friday 9th June 2017

6/9/2017
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features Cork Harbour Festival-Ocean to City /An Ras Mor - Rebel Plunge with Liam Meagher ; Justin Maher meets Dr Rachel Murphy; Noel Sweeney finds out about Stand Up Paddle Boarding ; Niamh Hayes talks to Joya Kuin of Ocean to City; Grainne McPolin finds out about invasive species from Dr Darren Reidy of UCC.

Duration: 00:27:41


Seascapes Friday 2nd June 2017

6/2/2017
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On this week's edition of Seascapes an extraordinary tale from Bill Nelson on his grandfather William Nelson and the loss in May of 1917 of The Derrymore off the North East coast of Ireland to a U Boat...first tonight we bring you highlights of the recent opening of the Lusitania Memorial Garden on the Old Head of Kinsale.

Duration: 00:24:21

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