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Singer Songwriter Paul Casey
Thursday, January 20th, 2022
Under the recommendation of Christian from MAKO DC and formally Cyclefly, Dave chats to Paul who has been playing guitar since the age of 16
Kaia Purcell Miss Cork City
Thursday, January 20th, 2022
22 year old French and Spanish Graduate Kaia Purcell has been crowned Miss Cork City, and recently represented Cork in the Miss Ireland contest.
Roz Crowley Author/Publisher Macroom: Mountain Dew
Monday, January 17th, 2022
Author & publisher Roz Crowley on her book Macroom Mountain Dew, Ireland’s first outdoor music festival in Macroom in the late 70s.
Cathy and Dave - The Cinemile Podcast
Friday, January 14th, 2022
Award-winning movie podcast, where Married couple Dave and Cathy podcast their walk home from the movies.
Micheal O' Riordon of Farranree Community clean-up
Thursday, January 13th, 2022
Micheal was sick of bringing his kids to the local park in Farranree and looking at how much of a mess it was, as well as the hazards such as broken glass and shredded metal from Coke cans.
Roz Crowley- Author of Macroom Mountain Dew
Tuesday, January 11th, 2022
In advance of a forthcoming Cork History Matters podcast Dave Mac here complies a sample of the conversation he had with author & publisher Roz Crowley
Katie Jane Cronin new host of Red Hits on RedFM
Monday, January 10th, 2022
The Kerry native is back fresh from a festive climb up Carrauntoohil and is ready to present you with music, chat and banter weeknights from 7
Gary Wade on Cork short ‘Standing Up’
Thursday, December 16th, 2021
The trailer for Gary's film has already received 2,500 views. It's a 35 min comedy flick that members of society who have dyslexia or anxiety should be able to connect with.
Miki Barlok- Photographer/Fashion Designer
Monday, December 13th, 2021
Miki from Slovakia who originally is a qualified architect decided to move discipline to fashion photography and partly in PR and commercial.
Sinéad O'Keeffe - Commercial Director with Páirc Uí Chaoimh
Monday, December 6th, 2021
With the return of spectators Sinéad chats about this year's Cork club championships.
Stephanie Rainey- Cork singer songwriter
Friday, December 3rd, 2021
Stephanie Rainey's cover of the Christmas classic Last Christmas which was ironically recorded Last Christmas.
Éadaoin O’Donoghue on her new play " Hail to the great wave"
Tuesday, November 23rd, 2021
Corcadorca Theatre Company have just celebrated their 30th Anniversary and are now full steam ahead with Éadaoin O’Donoghue’s new play
Bill Cremin of Cool Running Events
Monday, November 22nd, 2021
Brought to you by the creators & operators of Cork On Ice (since 2007) and iceskating.ie.
Fiona Clark - Director and CEO Cork International Film Festival
Monday, November 1st, 2021
In cinemas and online from Friday 5th to Sun 21st, the 66th Cork international film festival runs for a full 17 days and is safe & fully Covid compliant.
Aaron Wolfe - Principal at Colaiste Eamann Ris
Tuesday, October 26th, 2021
Fear Park is a scare event held every October. We are a live immersive walk through horror maze.
Irish Musician and Director - Damien Dempsey and Ross Killeen
Friday, October 22nd, 2021
Part documentary, part concert film, Love Yourself Today is an emotive celebration of modern spirituality and the power of music to heal, it centres around the music of Irish singer songwriter Damien Dempsey but also turns the lens onto his fans.
Rachel O'Donovan- Teacher/Pianist
Friday, October 22nd, 2021
Rachel started posting videos during the first lockdown of her playing songs on the piano such as; Tiësto's Adagio for Strings with the man himself re-sharing the video.
Accomplished Musician Gavin James
Friday, October 15th, 2021
Gavin chats about the video for the song which has a comedic element to it. Which suits the fun sound of the single. The third album is something that he wanted to be unique to the first two while still maintaining the songwriter vibe.
Colette Lewis- Arts and Ageing Podcast
Thursday, October 14th, 2021
The Arts and Ageing podcast was launched last week. It's an 8 part series with a new episode released every Monday.
Sandy McGroarty of Cork's Public Participation Network (PPN )
Monday, October 11th, 2021
The network is voluntary and works at a community level across the County and represents over 1000 groups.
Danny O' Donoghue frontman of the legendary Irish band The Script
Friday, October 8th, 2021
The script are back playing gigs already and are extra excited.
Olympian Race Walker & Egg Ambassador Rob Heffernan
Thursday, October 7th, 2021
Rob is talking about how important eggs are as a superfood not only for athletes but for everyone. He chats about how you can cook so many different meals with eggs which are also very tasty and healthy .
Peter Martin Ardú Street Art project organiser
Tuesday, October 5th, 2021
Ardú Street Art project recently announced their return with some of the country’s most exciting street artists brightening up Cork city’s streets from now until October 15th.
Anrí Ó Domhnaill (Henry O’Donnell) Swimmer and Adventurer
Monday, October 4th, 2021
The Finswim Expedition started out from Carrickfin Blue Flag beach on the North West Donegal Coast on 17th September 2020.
John Blek Cork Singer Songwriter
Friday, October 1st, 2021
John is currently on tour in Germany, he is arriving home to Cork in 3 days. Where he will be doing a number of gigs around Ireland for October.
Caoimhe Taylor Ballyhass Adventure Group Mallow & Coachford
Thursday, September 30th, 2021
You're spoilt for choice at Ballyhass Lakes with activities such as: Axe Throwing, Zip Lining and High Ropes. There's also a Coachford branch with other activities.
Darren Lynch – Amateur Cyclist Bouncing Back With Good Deed
Tuesday, September 28th, 2021
The first Air Ambulance Charity Cycle will take place in West Cork on Saturday, October 2nd. Caheragh native, Darren Lynch is organising the 60km event to thank the Irish Community Air Ambulance following his own experience this summer.
Chris O'Donovan Cork Missing Person's Search and Recovery
Monday, September 27th, 2021
Thermo Fisher Scientific, based in Currabinny, has opened up applications to its €50,000 Community Partnership Grant scheme.
John Calnan of the legendary Cork institution that is Quay Co-op on Sullivans Quay
Thursday, September 23rd, 2021
A documentary made about The Quay Co-op is featured in this year's Indie Film Festival which was produced by Emma and Eddie of Frameworks Films.
Tomasz Madajczak – Skibbereen-based Visual Artist
Tuesday, September 21st, 2021
Tomasz is a recipient of the inaugural PLATFORM 31 bursary award.