Charity Heroes seeks to celebrate the work and passion of Irish people working in the charity section. We have some of the most amazing people doing the most fabulous work to help the vulnerable, the lonely and the disenfranchised. This programme seeks to show some light on Ireland's unsung heroes - our charity heroes - founders, volunteers and ordinary people doing extraordinary things for people, animals and even places in need.
Dermot Carmody is a writer, musician and broadcaster from Dublin. A co-founder of the famous Comedy Cellar, he performed as a musical comedian for many years, has written for Hotpress Magazine and worked as a writer and performer on radio for such shows as Bull Island and The Emergency.
In Dublin Discoveries, Dermot travels round the city and county seeking out places and people that contribute to our rich cultural, architectural and historical landscape. From the quirky to the magnificent there are discoveries waiting to be made everywhere.
Journalist and author Victoria Mary Clarke takes a weekly in depth look at the world of books, featuring interviews with publishers, book sellers, authors, agents, reviewers and readers, covering everything from children's fiction to cookery, and from biographies to bonk-busters.'
MENTAL WEALTH is a weekly programme all about our mental health and wellbeing. Aimed at everyone interested in their mental health the programme has interviews with leading figures in the mental health area, with news events and the latest technology to keep our head space well. Tune in Tuesdays at 12:30-1pm.
Presenter Valerie Vetter explores how we deal with death in the 21st century. Learn from experts in end-of-life issues, hear the astonishing stories of those who work with the dead and get advice from professional bereavement specialists. In this series, she also investigates what lies in store for the funeral's future and looks back at some incredible traditions which helped past generations to mourn their dead.
Gach seachtain ar Cultúr sa Chathair, Déanfaidh Oireachtas na Gaeilge plé ar chultúr na nGael agus gach a bhaineann leis; litríocht; ceoil; damhsa; scéalaíocht; amhránaíocht; agallamh beirte, lúibíní agus neart eile. Cuirtear agallaimh ar dhaoine spéisiúla i saol an chultúir agus cloistear neart amhrán, ceoil, neart scéalta suimiúla agus go leor leor eile.