Burning of Cork to be dramatised on radio
Who Burnt Cork city? A Tale of
Arson, Loot and Murder is a 40-minute drama about the burning of Cork in 1920. From multiple perspectives, it tells of the heartless attacks, the bizarre incidents and the tragic destruction when the Black and Tans sought revenge on a whole city. This programme will play on Thursday, December 14 at 3.10pm and be repeated Saturday, December 16 at 5.10pm on 93.1 LifeFM locally or on lifefm.ie/radio.
This drama was created by Cethan Leahy, whose radio programmes, The West Cork Ten, Across the Ocean in 18 Days: A True Adventure, and Poetry of Cork aired on
Cork’s 93.1 LifeFM.