Listen

Browse Through Our Episodes

Ep 8: The Factory Farm and the Forest Frontier

All about habitat destruction, simplified eco-systems, declining bio-diversity and how this ties in the spread of zoonotic diseases such...

Read More

Ep 7: Landscape of Lyme

All about landscape as a historic creation – how what we often think of as ‘nature’ has been shaped...

Read More

Ep 6: In Dublin County In 1913

Starting in the summer just before the famous Lock-Out of 1913 was a movement of farm workers in the...

Read More

Ep 5: Notes on the Defence of Irish Country Houses.

The name comes from a draft document composed in 1914 by Colonel George O’Callaghan-Westropp, self-styled as The O’Callaghan, a...

Read More

Ep 4: Dubs, Dirty Shirts and World Revolution

Where were the Irish regiments of the British Army in 1919‒21? This episode goes from Cairo and Constantinople to...

Read More

Ep 3: The Last Campaign Of The Leinsters

In the Autumn of 1921 men of the 1st Battalion Leinster Regiment were in action against a rebellion in...

Read More

Ep 2: Prairie Fire

This episode looks at the West of Ireland agrarian movement of the spring and early summer of 1920. That...

Read More

Ep: 1 The Forgotten

This episode is about the farm labour strike in Meath and Kildare in July and August 1919. Farm workers...

Read More