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Lighthouse Stories Ep.05
November 22, 2015

Taking a deeper look at the poetry of Lighthouse Keeper, DJ O'Sullivan in the company of his sons, Donal and Eugene O'Sullivan (also former lighthouse Keepers)

Lighthouse Stories 15th Nov 2015
November 15, 2015

Lighthouse Families. . Ray and Eileen Wickham describe living as a family at various stations but especially the Hook Head, where the children slept under the lighthouse beam every

Lighthouse Stories 8th Nov 2015
November 08, 2015

This edition of Lighthouse Stories explores how the lighthouse has moved the imagination. Melissa Murray re-reads 'To The Lighthouse' by Virginia Woolf.

Lighthouse Stories Ep.02
October 15, 2015

In the second edition - ‘Danger at Sea – we explore just some of the instances when Lighthouse Keepers faced tumultuous seas and made life-saving dashes, and decisions. Luke Clancy tells the story of the destruction of the Lighthouse at Calf Rock in 1

Lighthouse Stories Episode 1
October 14, 2015

In the first edition - Dawn to Dusk we re-live the Lightkeepers day - in sound, with recordings by Chris Watson.