Episode 3 of “In The Auld Fella’s Time” focuses on advances in animal health, husbandry, science and technology.
“Saving Lives At Sea” traces the history of Youghal RNLI in its 175th year. Beginning with one of Youghal Lifeboats most dramatic rescues on the 1st of August 1984 , the programme traces the History of the Lifeboat station right up to the present day.
Episode 4 of ‘This Island Nation’ contains an exclusive interview with the head of the Sea Fisheries Protection Authority, Susan Steele.
Stephen Newton from Birdwatch Ireland talks about the first sighting of the very rare Bermuda Petrel off Ireland, while Paul Bourke from Fisheries Ireland tells of the first shark caught in Irish Waters This year.
Maritime Town Crier Clifford Winser talks about representing Ireland in the World Championships and Liam Kennedy, Sea Fisheries Protection Officer talks about the €4m Irish Sea Snail.
Plus Sea Artist Ellen Barrett, reports from the RNLI, the Commissioners of Irish Lights, Irish Water Safety and a round up of this months Maritime news.