Mike Timms & Brian Leyden
"A Living Word"
Mike Timms is a Peregrino, a member of our Society, one of our volunteers, a retired university lecturer, an actor and much more! Mike recorded several pieces on his experience of Camino pilgrimage in 2011, from Carcassonne to Santiago/Fisterra for RTE's "A Living Word" programme. First broadcast in early April 2017, again in February 2018, June 2018, April 2019 and in Sept 2019. Mike's latest recordings from his last pilgrimage in France were broadcast in January 2020.
Mike & RTE have kindly allowed us to share these broadcasts.
"The Call of the Camino"
Brian Leyden is a writer from Arigna, County Roscommon and currently living in County Sligo. He has published the best selling memoir The Home Place, the short story collection Departures, and the novel Death and Plenty. He won the RTÉ Radio 1 Francis MacManus Award in 1988 for The Last Mining Village.
Brian & RTE have kindly allowed us to share this broadcast.
First broadcast on Sunday Miscellany on RTÉ Radio 1 in April 2019.