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St Mary’s Collegiate Church, Youghal welcomes Cork International Choral Festival 2018

The Arad and Ma’alot-Kfar Vradim Combined Choirs at St Mary’s Collegiate Church, Youghal on Friday 20th April 6 pm Founded in 1954 to be a dynamic force in developing choral music in Ireland, the Cork International Choral Festival takes place from 18th to 22nd April 2018. Cork welcomes choirs from across the world for a programme of Gala concerts, Schools Concerts, National and International Competitions, and world-class performances, as thousands
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Youghal’s New Roots 4 Album Ripe For Plucking

From The East Cork Journal Local musician Bobby Lee and his Sacred Roots have been hard at work writing, recording, tweaking and harvesting their new Roots4 album which was devised and overseen by Bobby. At its heart, this project has the simple philosophy to root out young, interested and talented children of varying ages and give them a platform which inspires and tends to their musical confidences. Budding lyricists, musicians
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The Official Launch of The Homebirds Music Festival

Date Thursday 5th April, 2018 Time: 7.30pm Venue: St Mary’s Collegiate Church, Youghal, Co. Cork Cork Arc Cancer Support House and Cry104fm are delighted to invite you to the official launch of ‘The Homebirds Music Festival’, a collaboration which will see a music extravaganza happening in the beautiful town of Youghal on 18th, 19th and 20th May 2018. Over 40 Acts will take part in the festival which will be
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First Cut Film Festival

  First Cut! & Feel Good Lost Announce 2018 Youth Music Video Competition. Calling Ambitious Young Filmmakers aged 18-23 – a unique opportunity to kick-start your career as a director.   First Cut! Youth Film Festival, in partnership with Feel Good Lost, is delighted to announce that submissions are now open for the third edition of the 2018 YMVC – Youth Music Video Competition!   The annual competition will once
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Triple Bill Documentary by Mike Hannon

Youghal Film Maker, Mike Hannon, presents 3 of his award winning documentaries: THE CLOUD OF UNKNOWING  – (2017), 19 min Cork man Rodney Thompson lived as a hermit for thirty years in a small Connemara cottage, dedicating his life to silence, solitude and prayer. Nominated for Best British or Irish Short, London Film Critics’ Circle Winner of Best Irish Short, Indie Cork MY BEAMISH BOY (2009), 25 min The much-loved 200
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Babes In The Wood

The Ballybridge Players are into the final few weeks rehearsals ahead of their Community Panto – “Babes In The Wood”. The show will run in  Ladysbridge Hall on Thursday 28th, Friday 29th and Saturday 30th December at 8 p.m. Sharp.  There will also be a matinee at 2p.m. on Saturday 30th December. All tickets cost €9 with under 2’s free on the knee. Tickets are on sale in Coleman’s Shop
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EAST CORK CHRISTMAS MARKET

“EAST CORK CHRISTMAS MARKET” will be held at Garryvoe Hotel on Sunday 10th December from 11a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Proceeds are in aid of Cork ARC Cancer Support House, Friar Street, Youghal, covering East Cork and West Waterford. Admission is free. Voluntary donations will be gratefully accepted. Local producers of Food and unique handmade Crafts Raffles and children’s art competition winners. Delicious Christmas treats.
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The CRY Person Of The Year

Voting is now open for the CRY Person Of The Year. You can vote for any of the twelve recipients of The CRY Person Of The Month 2016 by calling the Station on 024 91199 or Online at http://www.cry104fm.com/?p=5865 Voting will close at 5pm on Friday 3rd February and the winner will be announced at The Award Ceremony in The Walter Raleigh Hotel that Evening. CRY would like to wish
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Christmas Schedule

Christmas Eve 8.00am Good Morning Youghal with Mick Sheehan 10.00am Rural Report with Noel Cronin 12.00pm Country and Irish Show with Mag Carey 2.00pm Flshback with Rose Curtin 3.00pm In Focus Christmas Special with Eddie Hannon 5.00pm Deise Diary with with Eddie Moloney 6.00pm Trad with Tim Smith 7.00pm Every Grain of Sand with John Roche 7.30pm Christmas Vigil Mass from The Holy Family Church 8.15pm Take The Floor with John Cunningham 9.30pm Saturday Night
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CRY Wins Funding For New Drama and Documentaries

The Broadcasting Authority of Ireland has announced details of the latest package of recommendations under the Sound & Vision Scheme. Congratulations to Athlone Community Radio, Cry Youghal, Dundalk FM, Near FM, LifeFM Cork, West Limerick 102, Rosfm 94.6, Dublin South FM, 92.5 Phoenix FM, Raidió Corca Baiscinn and Tipperary Mid West Radio 104.8 & 106.7 fm. Over the coming months, 38 new dramas, documentaries, education and entertainment radio programmes and
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Our 1916

Made with the Support of Cork County Council  “Our 1916” is a brand new 1 hour Documentary which is being aired on Community Radio Youghal this Saturday the 29th of October at 2pm. Our 1916 documents the day to day life in Youghal around the time of 1916 painting a picture of what life was like 100 years ago for our ancestors , including looking at the historical landscape ,
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New Podcast – The Old Lady and Me

The Old Lady and me is a new one hour documentary about one man’s 16 year relationship with the world’s second most famous shipwreck The Lusitania. Dungarvan man Eoin McGarry has dived the wreck more times than anyone in its history and in this fly on the wall documentary, we follow his relationship with the ship that McGarry and US owner Gregg Bemis affectionately call “The Old Lady”. The story
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New Documentary on the Lusitania on CRY104fm

The Old Lady and me is a new one hour documentary about one man’s 16 year relationship with the world’s second most famous shipwreck The Lusitania. Dungarvan man Eoin McGarry has dived the wreck more times than anyone in its history and in this fly on the wall documentary, we follow his relationship with the ship that McGarry and US owner Gregg Bemis affectionately call “The Old Lady”. The story
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This Island Nation, Monday 13th June at 6.30pm

On Monday's edition of our maritime programme, THIS ISLAND NATION, an unusual story....... Presenter Tom MacSweeney tells the story of the last man hung from the yardarm of a ship by the British Navy..... an Irishman, a Corkman, named Tom McSweeney..... It happened in Malta 137 years ago this week and is still regarded there as an example of anti-Irishness against a Catholic.... That's Monday evening at half-past six here
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New Podcast – Washed Away

Featuring over 25 Transition Year students from the Radio Module in Pobailscoil Na Trionoide in Youghal and  set both in the classroom Environment and on location , “Washed Away”  is a brand new  Radio Documentary that begins by telling  the story of how the sea wall on the  Lighthouse Hill in  Youghal, one of the defining historic features of the town, collapsed - much to the consternation of locals  in
Kitchens For Living In
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CRY104fm presents “Kitchens for Living in…..the Story of Murray Kitchens”.

CRY104fm presents "Kitchens for Living in.....the Story of Murray Kitchens". CRY104fm along with the Broadcasting Authority of Ireland are delighted to present a 3 part documentary on one of Youghal towns biggest employers in the past - Murray Kitchens. The story has never been told before, as no written history of the company exists anywhere else.   This documentary aims to tell the story of the company through the decades