Radio Documentary

August 7, 2009

Listen to an award-winning documentary about the North Strand Bombing, in which Marc Redmond (producer) interviews Doreen and Tommy Vavasour, survivors of the North Strand Bombing. Doreen and Tommy give an account of the events of 30-31 May 1941, the aftermath of the bombing and their memories of Dublin during the Emergency. Topics discussed include stories of food rations, black market smuggling, the glimmer man, and the pawnshop.

Listen to the documentary here:

Duration: 27 mins.

Marc Redmond won a National Student Media Awards 2005 (Arts & Features) for his work on this documentary.