January went by with wild winds, snow and hail. Sinéad takes to the road on a quieter day with a light dusting of snow underfoot to talk about our weather, the rain and water as a once revered resource.Brought to you in association with... … [Read more...] about The Calendar Road: January 2015
Take a walk along "The Calendar Road"
Sinéad McClure takes us on a monthly walk down the "Calendar Road" -- a typical rural Irish byway, revealing the seasonal changes and introducing us to the wildlife she encounters along the way. (Brought to you in association with Podcasts.ie)
Sinéad rings the changes, on the last day of December 2014 and the eve of New Year. With a look back over the year along the Calendar Road and a chat about the lapwings who have returned to winter here.Brought to you in association with... … [Read more...] about The Calendar Road: December 2014
It's November on the Calendar Road and Sinéad takes a walk out at night to talk about the longer nights as winter approaches.Brought to you in association with... … [Read more...] about The Calendar Road: November 2014
The last day of August and Sinéad feels that autumn has come to the Calendar Road. She talks about The Festival of Lunása and the Sun God Lugh, as the wind blows gently through the trees.Brought to you in association with... … [Read more...] about The Calendar Road: August 2014
This months show is all about our wildflowers and plants. It's late June on the Calendar Road and most of these plants are coming into flower. With bees buzzing and birds singing, Sinéad walk along by the hedgerows that border the road to pick out the most important plants that some term 'weeds' but others lament for their medicinal … [Read more...] about The Calendar Road: July 2014