Tim Desmond delves into an intriguing case involving the theft of a medieval artefact from a Co Tipperary church in 1990, and the possibility that it was part of a hoard offered to a Boston- based institution. Documentary on One ( RTÉ Radio 1, 1pm).
We’re taking a musical journey east courtesy of Vox Nostra with Vlad Smishkewych ( RTÉ Lyric FM, 7am), during which listeners will be treated to melodies from the Mediterranean basin all the way to the Asian steppes and beyond.
Gormfhlaith Ní Thuairisg ( above) offers insights into the latest national, international and Gaeltacht news and current affairs stories. Adhmhaidin
( RTÉ RnaG, 8am).
Niall Carroll’s Classical Daytime ( RTÉ Lyric FM, 10am) features music by Hector Berlioz during this week’s Five of a Kind segment.
Marty in the Morning ( RTÉ Lyric FM, 7am) broadcasts live from the 87th National Ploughing Championships, which are taking place in Screggan, Tullamore, Co Offaly. The programme includes music from Connor McKeon and a chat with Neven Maguire.
The Joe Jackson Tapes Revisited ( RTÉ Radio 1, 10pm) looks back at the host’s revealing talk with Eamon Dunphy in 1996.
Peadar Ó Riada plays traditional music and calls for more entrants in the Seán Ó Riada Gold Medal competition. Cuireadh Chun Ceoil ( RTÉ RnaG, 7pm).