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Bringing the past to life! Discover how Ireland and our world was shaped as Myles Dungan and guests explore events ranging from medieval times to the recent past. Listen live Sundays at 6pm on RTÉ Radio 1.

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    • 4.2 • 89 Ratings

Bringing the past to life! Discover how Ireland and our world was shaped as Myles Dungan and guests explore events ranging from medieval times to the recent past. Listen live Sundays at 6pm on RTÉ Radio 1.

    Northern Ireland Centenary

    Northern Ireland Centenary

    Cormac Moore, Laura McAtackney and Éamon Phoenix join Myles to talk about this complex and contested anniversary.

    • 39 min
    Eurovision 1990

    Eurovision 1990

    Martina Relihan explains how the 1990 Eurovision reflected the changing political tides in Europe.

    • 8 min
    Full Show Podcast - 16th May 2021

    Full Show Podcast - 16th May 2021

    The complex and contested centenary of the creation of Northern Ireland; and a look back at Eurovision 1990.

    • 48 min
    Granagh Ambush

    Granagh Ambush

    Kay Sheehy reports on an engagement in Granagh, County Limerick, which took place a century ago on the 10th of May 1921.

    • 10 min
    Dan Breen's Wedding

    Dan Breen's Wedding

    Conor Sweetman reports. He talks to historian Sean Hogan about the romance between Dan Breen and Brigid Malone during the Irish War of Independence.

    • 12 min
    The Irish Women's Liberation Movement

    The Irish Women's Liberation Movement

    Rosita Sweetman joins Myles to look back on the Irish Women's Liberation Movement she co-founded in the early 1970s.

    • 26 min

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4.2 out of 5
89 Ratings

89 Ratings

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