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Midwest Radio offers a wide range of documentaries and other factual programmes on a regular basis. This podcast offers you the chance to listen again to the Broadcast produced by Midwest radio.
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🇬🇧 English
last modified
2017-11-27 14:21
last episode published
2017-08-10 16:58
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Date Thumb Title & Description Contributors
10.08.2017

WEATHERWORK

Sustainable energy is the future and in this program Dr. Orla Nic Suibhne showcases some innovative projects in the Erris region of County Mayo in the company of Edith Geraghty.
6.08.2017

Marina Tuffy

Edith Geraghty chats to Mayo Inspirational Woman of the Year 2016 Marina Tuffy about her life and times.
27.07.2017

Comhairle

Comhairle na nÓg are child and youth councils in the 31 local authorities of the country, which give children and young people the opportunity to be involved in the development of local services and policies.In this program we speak with members of May...
13.07.2017

Mindspace Mayo

Mindspace Mayo is a free and confidential support service for young people’s mental health and wellbeing. Mindspace’s aim is to support young people aged 15-25 who are going through a difficult time to ensure they get the support they need.We aim to op...
2.07.2017

Life Well Lived

Chris Tallet speaks to Edith Geraghty about his time working in the ESB power plant in Belacorick, County Mayo
24.01.2017

Michael Davitt - Our Land Episode3

'Michael Davitt - Our Land' a 3-part Radio drama series on the life and times of Michael Davitt. Episode 3
16.01.2017

Michael Davitt - Our Land Episode2

'Michael Davitt - Our Land' a 3-part Radio drama series on the life and times of Michael Davitt. Episode 2
13.01.2017

Michael Davitt - Our Land Episode1

'Michael Davitt - Our Land' a 3-part Radio drama series on the life and times of Michael Davitt. Episode 1
9.12.2014

Interview with David McGowan

In this podcast, Tommy Marren talks live to David McGowan in The Royal Theatre in Castlebar at an event where teenagers from all over the region gathered to be shown the true impact of not being totally responsible when on the road. This is a very movi...
5.08.2014

The Rosary Priest - Fr. Patrick Peyton

In this documentary produced and compiled by the late Tom Courell we hear about the life and work of the Rosary Priest Fr. Patrick Peyton originally from Attymass, County Mayo in an exclusive interview recorded in December 2001.
5.08.2014

Helping Hands - Meals on Wheels

Helping Hands' is a three part radio documentary which will explore the role of the volunteer in our communities. The documentary will look at the importance of offering a service that gives the elderly in our society the independence of living at hom...
5.08.2014

Helping Hands - Knockmore GAA

Helping Hands - Knockmore GAA - In this programme the focus of volunteerism in the community is through the power of the GAA at grass roots level. It will look at how each and every job is done on a voluntary basis to keep alive the very heartbeat of ...
5.08.2014

Helping Hands - Knock Handmaids

Helping Hands is a series of documentaries that highlight the work of volunteerism in Mayo. In this programme Laurita Blewitt focuses on the work of the Handmaids who work at Knock Shrine, County Mayo.
7.07.2014

GUSAC Divers

GUSAC Divers is a 45 minute documentary that traces a year in the life of the Gráinne Uaille Sub Aqua Club in Mayo. We will hear about the dangers involved in this increasingly popular sport, and the versatility in their working day each time they go o...
29.04.2013

Hope House Foxford

Tommy Marren presents a special live program from Hope House Foxford Co Mayo Hope House is a Rehabilitation Centre specialising in the treatment of alcohol, drugs, gambling and other dependencies.
6.01.2013

Home Thoughts from Haiti

Home Thoughts from Haiti gives a unique insight into life in Haiti and the work being undertaken by Westport native Gena Heraty who has worked with the poor and disadvantaged for over a decade. This programme is Presented and Produced by Fiona McGarry...
1.09.2012

Understanding Travellers

Understanding Travellers is a unique insight into the lives of travellers in the West of Ireland.This doucmenterary was produced by Marcella Connolly
26.08.2012

Tommy Murphy - Midwest Radio

On Wednesday August 22nd Midwest Radio presenter Tommy Murphy passed to his eternal reward. On the evening of Monday August 27th we hosted a special tribute in his honour. Many of Tommy's colleagues from the radio and music world joined us live in st...
25.08.2012

Admiral William Brown Part2

A two-part documentary series recorded both in Ireland and Argentina on one of Mayo's Unsung Heros Admiral William Brown.This is part 2
18.08.2012

Admiral William Brown Part1

A two-part documentary series recorded both in Ireland and Argentina on one of Mayo's Unsung Heros Admiral William Brown.This is part1
11.08.2012

The Road Travelled - Jackie Coogan

The Road Travelled A summer series of programmes as Tommy Marren is in conversation with people from around the region who are now retired and who speak about their journeys in life.This week Tubbercurry native Jackie Coogan talks about his fifty years...
4.08.2012

The Road Travelled - Delia Henry

The Road Travelled A summer series of programmes as Tommy Marren is in conversation with people from around the region who are now retired and who speak about their journeys in life.This week Tommy speaks to Delia Henry from Charlestown chats to her ab...
9.07.2012

The Road Travelled - Sr. Agnes Curley

The Road Travelled A summer series of programmes as Tommy Marren is in conversation with people from around the region who are now retired and who speak about their journeys in life.This week Tommy speaks to Sr. Agnes Curley from the Sisters of Mercy t...
9.07.2012

The Road Travelled - Terry Reilly

The Road Travelled A summer series of programmes as Tommy Marren is in conversation with people from around the region who are now retired and who speak about their journeys in life.This week Tommy speaks to Terry Reilly
26.05.2012

White Star, Black Night

White Star, Black Night is a documentary about the Titanic Centenary Commemorations that were held in Laherdane this April 8th - 15th 2012. We speak to the relatives and friends of the 14 people who travelled from the parish of Addergoole on the Titan...
6.09.2010

Macra na Feirme

As 2011 has been designed Year of The Volunteer Midwest Radio produced a series of Sunday documentaries based on the works of voluntary organisations in the region that includes Macra na Feirme, St. Vincent de Paul, Mayo Mountain Rescue and the RNLI. ...
6.09.2010

Malta

A unique insight into the working of Castlebar's Order of Malta unit. We talk to many of the volunteers who work from their busy base at Pavilion Road
6.09.2010

St. Vincent de Paul

As 2011 has been designed Year of The Volunteer Midwest Radio produced a series of Sunday documentaries based on the works of voluntary organisations in the region that includes Macra na Feirme, St. Vincent de Paul, Mayo Mountain Rescue and the RNLI. ...
6.09.2010

Mayo Mountain Rescue

As 2011 has been designed Year of The Volunteer Midwest Radio produced a series of Sunday documentaries based on the works of voluntary organisations in the region that includes Macra na Feirme, St. Vincent de Paul, Mayo Mountain Rescue and the RNLI. ...
6.09.2010

No Name Club

The No Name Clubs are growing from strength to strength across Connacht and in this documentary we speak to many of the young participants who enjoy being involved in this organisation because of its alcohol and drugs free policy.
6.09.2010

RNLI

As 2011 has been designed Year of The Volunteer Midwest Radio produced a series of Sunday documentaries based on the works of voluntary organisations in the region that includes Macra na Feirme, St. Vincent de Paul, Mayo Mountain Rescue and the RNLI. ...
15.07.2010

The Blight of the Buachallan Bui

Being caught for weed nowadays means being caught by the police for possession of an illegal drug such as cannabis. But in the Ireland of the 20th century weeds of a more innocent variety could land a farmer or landowner in court. The Noxious Weeds A...
15.07.2010

I’m only Serving You if You’re Bona Fide

This programme recalls the Bona Fide rule which meant that a person could only get a drink in a public house on a Sunday if he/she had travelled in “good faith”, three miles, along a public roadway. The Bona Fide rule, introduced by the British govern...
15.07.2010

Where are you Going Without A light on Your Bike

This programme looks at a time in Ireland when not having a light on your bicycle at night was regarded as a serious offence. If a cyclist was caught by the gardai at night without a light they could face a court appearance and a fine together with th...
15.02.2010

Mayo Person Of The Year And Meiteal Awards

Mayo person of the year and meiteal awards Live from City West Hotel Dublin Presented by Paul Claffey,Teresa O Malley & Noel Howley,
12.01.2010

Mayo People Of The Year Awards 2009

Mayo People Of The Year Awards 2009.Live from the Castlecourt Hotel Westport.Presented by Gerry Glennon & Teresa O Malley
4.01.2010

Santa Magic Cairde Youth Drama group

A special Christmas Eve treat for our listeners as the Cairde Youth Drama group – based in Castlebar – but featuring young people from all parts of Mayo – take to the airwaves with an original radio play entitled Santa’s Magic. The play was written an...
30.12.2009

Medjugorje 2009

This documentary features a weeklong trip taken by Mayo pilgrims to Medjugorje in October 2009.Presented by Tommy Marren
28.08.2009

Mayo’s Holy Men and Women - Part3 (Fr Patrick Peyton)

Mayo’s Holy Men and Women is a four-part documentary series broadcast on Midwest Radio that looks at the lives of four Mayo natives who were viewed by others as “holy people.” The series, presented and produced by Teresa O’Malley and Liamy Mac Nally, ...
28.08.2009

Mayo’s Holy Men and Women - Part2 (Fr Joe Foy)

Mayo’s Holy Men and Women is a four-part documentary series broadcast on Midwest Radio that looks at the lives of four Mayo natives who were viewed by others as “holy people.” The series, presented and produced by Teresa O’Malley and Liamy Mac Nally, ...
28.08.2009

Mayo’s Holy Men and Women - Part1 (Christina Gallagher)

Mayo’s Holy Men and Women is a four-part documentary series broadcast on Midwest Radio that looks at the lives of four Mayo natives who were viewed by others as “holy people.” The series, presented and produced by Teresa O’Malley and Liamy Mac Nally, ...
23.07.2009

Hay Days& Auld Stocks - Part4 (The Dancehall Days Castlebar)

This is a four part series that brings the life and times of Castlebar Co Mayo to the comfort of your own home like never before as it meanders through a variety of decades in an easy-to-listen style that will captivate your interest from start to fini...
23.07.2009

Hay Days& Auld Stocks - Part3 (The Hat Factory Castlebar)

This is a four part series that brings the life and times of Castlebar Co Mayo to the comfort of your own home like never before as it meanders through a variety of decades in an easy-to-listen style that will captivate your interest from start to fini...
23.07.2009

Hay Days& Auld Stocks - Part2 (The Old Cinema Castlebar)

This is a four part series that brings the life and times of Castlebar Co Mayo to the comfort of your own home like never before as it meanders through a variety of decades in an easy-to-listen style that will captivate your interest from start to fini...
23.07.2009

Hay Days& Auld Stocks - Part1 (The Becon Factory Castlebar)

This is a four part series that brings the life and times of Castlebar Co Mayo to the comfort of your own home like never before as it meanders through a variety of decades in an easy-to-listen style that will captivate your interest from start to fini...
23.07.2009

In Humberts Footsteps - Part4

In Humberts Footsteps - Part4.General Humber.This four part documentary traces his footsteps though the West of Ireland from his landing in Kilcummin in Mayo in 1798 and ending up In Ballinamuck Co Longford
23.07.2009

In Humberts Footsteps - Part3

In Humberts Footsteps - Part3.General Humber.This four part documentary traces his footsteps though the West of Ireland from his landing in Kilcummin in Mayo in 1798 and ending up In Ballinamuck Co Longford
23.07.2009

In Humberts Footsteps - Part2

In Humberts Footsteps - Part2.General Humber.This four part documentary traces his footsteps though the West of Ireland from his landing in Kilcummin in Mayo in 1798 and ending up In Ballinamuck Co Longford
23.07.2009

In Humberts Footsteps - Part1

In Humberts Footsteps - Part1.General Humber.This four part documentary traces his footsteps though the West of Ireland from his landing in Kilcummin in Mayo in 1798 and ending up In Ballinamuck Co Longford