The week just gone – A tongue-in- cheek look back with George Lee & Ger Sweeney

This week the two Gs chat about Business Tourism in Ireland, Going to the “pictures”, the closure of another post office in Kerry, the weather in dublin breaking records and contactless payments at mass.   Let us now during the week if there is something we should include next week!! Email us at info@emeraldconnection.net  

World Champion Irish Dancers to Step-it-Out along the Costa Over St. Patrick’s Weekend

The Shevlin twins from Donegal will once again be visiting Spain for the St. Patrick’s Day celebrations. Since 2013 Niamh and Gavin Shevlin have been wowing audiences in Benalmadena and Torremolinos so their return for the 2019 celebrations is a very welcome announcement. “The Shevlins have been dancing since they were four years old and … More World Champion Irish Dancers to Step-it-Out along the Costa Over St. Patrick’s Weekend

St. Patrick’s Day on the Costa del Sol

St. Patrick’s Day is always celebrated in style on the Costa del Sol with many events marking the patron saint’s day. 2019 sees a new approach with a number of celebrations being planned under the umbrella of the Irish Association in Spain. Traditionally the association plans and runs the events in Torremolinos and Benalmadena. Likewise … More St. Patrick’s Day on the Costa del Sol

Week in Review with George Lee

Once again Ger Sweeney and George Lee have a chat about some of the stories that had Irish people talking in the past week. celebrating the life of Dolores O’Riordan on her first anniversary, Big surprise for Mallow Gardaí, Irish students interrailing for free this Summer and much more is covered.  

19 Year Old Tipperary Jockey’s Perfect Start to Racing Career

It was a surreal week for one 19 year old Tipperary woman. On Thursday she received her jockey’s licence and 24 hours later she was riding Northern Surprise to victory in Dundalk. In an interview with “Tipp Today” Producer Ben Sweeney Emma, who is a second year student in Maynooth, said that she’s been riding … More 19 Year Old Tipperary Jockey’s Perfect Start to Racing Career