“Radio Treasures” Weekly Show is on air tonight (Tues., 12th Jan. 2021) on Cork Music Station from 9.30 to 11.00. Feel most welcome to contact the Show on corkmusicstation@ gmail.com or on Text/WhatsApp 086 825 0074 or check out the Seán Radley Facebook. Happy Listening! (S.R.)
McEgan College Macroom Night classes are beginning Monday 25th and Thursday 28th January.
Dia is Mhuire díobh go léir a chairde, and welcome to my weekly report.
It was a very nice surprise to see the ground covered in a blanket of snow when we got up one morning last week. For various reasons not everybody likes the snow but nobody can deny that it adds a mighty swell to the mood with it’s all over cover of the land making everything look bright and beautiful. The overhead images taken by drone over the hills and dales of our rural areas painted a very special picture. The light fall of snow pointing out the details of the various features of mountains and valleys. The loop walks which have been so lovingly carved out on the mountains in recent years for our pleasure are plain to see with the naked eye. They are there for everybody to enjoy, either in the heart of cold winter or the height of a warm summers day. The aerial view is a great help to those who are planning to take to the hills. Thanks to those who share their findings via the drone with everybody. A young family got the thrill of a lifetime last week when on a visit to Coomatrush lake to find that the recent frost had turned the mighty waterfall into a fairyland of icicles, all glistening in the midday sun. We are urged to stay in at all costs, not an easy thing to do. So we each have to work out a plan of our own to deal with the Covid problem. T.G we have phones and we can talk all day and night if we like without endangering anyone, we can even see one another . I thought I’d heard it all this week when two of my great grand children played games together, one in Cork and the other in Perth, Australia and my daughter in Cork was able to let me see them playing on her phone. Their laughter had to be heard/seen to be believed.