We thank Presenter, John Greene for advance information on this Sunday evening’s programme –27th June 2021 at 7pm on C103. (S.R.)
Where The Road Takes Me – Sunday 27th June
He was one of the most featured on Where the road takes me, possessing a razor-sharp wit, an amazing recall and a lifetime of adventure.
John O’Leary who lived in Cobh but was originally from Carrigroe in Clonakilty passed away in his 98th year on April 26th last.
This week on Where the road takes me, John Greene looks back at some of his conversations with him
We hear about riding a donkey into classroom, being forced into the Blueshirts, joining the Gardaí and patrolling the tenement area of Dublin, being wrongfully blamed for the ‘Battle of Bray’ and how a Cork Wexford hurling final ended his career as a Garda.
Remembering John o’Leary On Where the road takes me – this Sunday evening at 7 – on C103.