TV presenter, Eamonn Holmes discusses his life, his memories of Saint Patrick’s Day
and reveals whom he would most like to interview.
Cellist Patrick Dexter joins Martina and Elaine from his County Mayo cottage where he
has attracted an audience of millions during lockdown, playing everything from U2 to Ave Maria.
Patrick speaks of his spirituality, his connection to Patrick and his love of the Irish landscape.
Mary Kenny is widely regarded as the grand dame of Irish journalism – a writer, broadcaster,
author and columnist who helped found the Irish Women’s Liberation Movement in Ireland.
Now 77, she writes columns for the Irish Independent and the Irish Catholic and is a keen observer on
life and faith. She lives in Kent. She spoke to our pilgrim guides Martina Purdy and Elaine Kelly
about pilgrimage, feminism and St Patrick. (We apologise in advance for a few technical problems).
Former Taoiseach Bertie Ahern – who continues to work in peacebuilding – speaks to
Saint Patrick Centre pilgrim guides Martina Purdy and Elaine Kelly about the peace
process, life in lockdown, St Patrick and the importance of his faith.
Recorded before the First Minister and DUP Leader Arlene Foster resigned.