Whats in a Street Name? (Radio)


Ever wondered how the street you live in, gets its name?

93.1 Life Fm are delighted to present “Whats in a Street Name”  This documentaries series accounts for 52 of Cork Citys streets giving a historical snapshot of its past. Each show is 4 minutes in length and is packed with interesting and informative information about different streets in Cork City such as “Panna”,  North Main Street, French Church Street. It also gives accounts of different communities that have settled in Cork from the Vikings to the Quakers to the Huguenots all playing a central role in defining Cork life over the centuries. Special Guest Speakers include Donal Lynch, Tom Spalding, Liam O Higgin & Councilor Kieran McCarthy.

Available on Soundcloud January 2017

Presented & Produced by Kathy O’ Hare