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Our First Official OB As Youghal Lights Up

The CRY104FM Outside Broadcast crew were in attendance at the turning on of the Christmas Lights in Youghal on Saturday 29th November. Our state of the art OB Unit was on display and it was great to be able to bring our listeners coverage of the day’s events. Santa Claus arrived at Barry’s Lane behind the Youghal Pipe Band, who actually started the day off by playing a few tunes
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This Island Nation 1st December 2014

Offshore island communities have been shocked by the decision of the Minister for the Environment to stop funding community development companies on non-Gaeltacht offshore islands. The amount involved is €600,000 a year and the decision is specifically aimed at islands which are classified as not speaking Irish. On this week’s edition of THIS ISLAND NATION Tom MacSweeney will talk to Mairtin Ó Mealóid, Chairman of Comhdháil Oileán na hÉireann, which
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This Island Nation 17th November 6.30pm

The next fortnightly edition of THIS ISLAND NATION MARITIME RADIO PROGRAMME, November 17 recording at Community Radio Youghal will feature Ireland's leading sailmaker, Des McWilliam, who talks about his first time sailing across the Atlantic, which he has "wanted to do" throughout his long sailing career, but has never done until now. He will talk about the ARC - the Atlantic Cruiser Rally - in which he will start sailing
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The CRY104fm Great Getaway Prize Winners

1st Prize;   Ann O’ Donnell,  Aglish -  McDonalds Lee Travel Voucher for €500 . 2nd Prize; Tom Carey,  Sweetfield Youghal   - Castlemartyr Resort Hotel (1 night B&B + Dinner for 2 in the Bell Tower Restaurant). 3rd Prize; Coleman Motherway, Killeagh – Trabologan Holiday Village (Midweek Break for 4 nights) 4th Prize; Noreen Cronin , Golf Links Road, Youghal - Radisson Hotel Little Island (2 Nights B&B for 2) 5th
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New Podcast – This Island Nation

The current episode of This Island Nation is now available for download from our podcast page at https://www.cry104fm.com/?page_id=3126 This week's programme hears a claim that the East Coast is every bit as good and attractive as the South and West coastalines and that people from all parts of the country should be more appreciative of it. The programme also discusses the problems for seabirds running short of food because fishermen will
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Better Together Video Competition

Do you want to boost your community and voluntary group’s public profile, raise funds and be in with a chance of winning €1,000? If so, you should submit a two-minute video to the Better Together Video Competition before entries close this Friday, 7 November at 5pm. Three cash prizes of €1,000 will be awarded for the best videos (as voted by the public) and you can use the built-in donation
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Clothing Collection

Parents Together in Autism are having a Clothing Collection.  To support your local Autism group any donations of Clothes, Paired Shoes, Belts, Handbags, Curtains, Towels, Soft Toys etc, would be greatly appreciated. Collection can be arranged by calling Andrea on 087 9493927. No Pillow, Duvets or Cushions please. Look us up on Facebook, our page is called Parents Together.
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New Podcast – This Island Nation

The current episode of This Island Nation is now available for download from our podcast page at https://www.cry104fm.com/?page_id=3126. The programme hears about the “Smuggler’s Nest” in Rush, County Dublin and why the people of Rush were particularly favourable towards smugglers, as well as the story of one of the residents who escaped hanging four times. It discusses why women have been written out of fishing history and report from the
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New Podcast – Ann Hughes Murray

Ann Hughes Murray ss a retired nurse who lives in Monaghan town with her husband Eddie.She is from an old & very respected Dundalk family.Her father Erin & mother Margaret were steeped in the traditions of the Gaelic Athletic Association their club was Dundalk Young Irelands as were her brothers.Ann very kindly agreed to be interviewed by Pat Carroll when she visited East Cork during the summer…her story is funny,sad
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CRY Fetac Awards

Congratulations to the latest CRY104fm graduates receiving their FETAC Level 4 in Community Radio Skills from CRY104fm Community Development officer Darragh Parker. Pictured receiving their awards are Catherine Kelly,Jordan McCarthy,Noel Dennehy and Brendan Cronin. CRY are beginning a new FETAC Level 4 course on Tuesday November the 4th from 7 to 10pm. For registration forms and more give us a call on 024 91199 or Email programmes@cry104fm.com [gallery ids="3977,3978,3979,3980,3981,3982"]  
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This Island Nation – Monday 3rd November

This week's programme will hear a claim that the East Coast is every bit as good and attractive as the South and West coastalines and that people from all parts of the country should be more appreciative of it. The programme will also discuss the problems for seabirds running short of food because fishermen will be prevented from discarding fish at sea under EU rules and will report on the
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Cook It!

Cook It! is a 6 week nutrition education programme for adults, which aims to provide practical information on healthy eating and improve cooking skills. The course will commence on Wednesday 5th of November from 10am to 11.30am at Youghal Family Centre, Blackwater Heights. If you are interested in attending please contact Nicola Lucey, Youghal Community Health Worker on 086 4668484. This programme is Free but Places are Limited.