We thank Presenter John Greene for advance information re this evening’s C103 programme at 7pm. (S.R.)
This week on Where the road takes me, John Greene examines people and
events that have shaped the town of Bantry during the 20th century.
* There’s William Martin Murphy for instance – His tangle with
union leader Jim Larkin during the Dublin Lock-out, overshadowed his
achievements back in Bantry.
* The Bantry GP who has eliminated men’s favourite excuse for not
going to a doctor.
* How the town got back on its’ feet after the Whiddy Island
disaster of 1979
From the archives, an interview with Bob Murnane. Bob who passed away on
April 4th last, was co-founder of Murnane & o’Sheas who employed 800 people
in their hey-day.
Where the road takes me – this Sunday evening at 7 – on C103.