In this episode, Tom is looking at the history of hurling in the country and the county. Ronnie looks at some royal visits to the west of Ireland. Some successful, some not so much. We also get some Native American wisdom.
‘Hurling — game of legend and of legends’ by Tom Kenny
‘O’Loughlin’s cavalry protected the king’ by Ronnie O’Gorman
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This podcast is brought to you by Galway City Museum in partnership with The Galway Advertiser and features two of Galway’s finest writers and storytellers, Ronnie O’Gorman and Tom Kenny. Elaborating on topics they have covered in the paper in the Galway Diary and Old Galway section, and many other aspects of Galway life and history, they bring their inimitable style to allow you relax, listen and enjoy.