My view, recording “True North” for RTE Sunday Miscellany Live in the presence of The Asgard at The Asgard Room, Collins Barracks, Culture Night afternoon.

All ready to go for “Mother Tongue” in the Lecture Room at the Military Archives for Culture Night at Cathal Brugha Barracks.

Tadhg O Murchadha’s 1943 Manuscript of Padraig (Croaker) O Briain, on display in glass cases in the Lecture Room of the Military Archive for “Mother Tongue” event on Culture Night.

Listen here to a voice from our past – in Clare Irish! The 1950 recording of Coosheen’s Forgotten Seanchai Padraig (Croaker) O Briain.

Working out the Technology with Commandant Adrian Short (Photo by Margaret Fitzgibbon)


Listen back to the RTE Sunday Miscellany Live podcast, featuring my story “True North” in a great line-up of contributors also featuring some of Ireland’s most outstandng musicians (including a new composition by Martin Tourish called “True North”!) here: