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Thursday, December 18, 2008

On - air dates 2009

Proposed On-air Dates

February 2009:
Fridays, February 20th, & 27th 2009;

March 2009:
Fridays, March 6th, 13th, 20th, & 27th 2009;

April 2009:
Friday, April 3rd 2009;

Break until May 8th

May 2009:
Fridays, May 8th, 15th, 22nd & 29th 2009;

June 2009:
Fridays, June 5th, 12th, 19th & 26th 2009;

July 2009:
Fridays, July 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th, & 31st 2009;

Break until October 30th

October 2009:
Friday, October 30th 2009;

November 2009:
Fridays, November 6th, 13th, 20th, & 27th 2009;

December 2009:
Fridays, December 4th, 11th & 18th 2009;

Wednesday, December 17, 2008

GOOD NEWS - WILD TIME is getting a second year

Good news indeed - Wild Time will continue to be on air in 2009. The new time slot will be 11a.m. and we're back on February 20th 2009. Please make sure to listen in this Friday for the second part of the talk on "Energy conservation in the home"

Thomas Janak and the digital hub fm wishes all listeners, friends and guests a merry Christmas and a blessed 2009.

Tuesday, December 9, 2008

What a year!!!


1. 15.02. Show Introduction and interview with Paul O’Sealohain from Sealife

2. 22.02. Christine Conneely and Bernadette Doyle from the Blue Cross live in the studio

3. 29.02. Helena LeMahieu from ASH live in the studio

4. 07.03. Laura Broxton from Nara live in the studio

5. 14.03. Miriam Anderson from Anvil live in the studio

6. 21.03. Mare & Foal Sanctuary UK footage

7. 28.03. Bat Conservation talk and Connor Kelleher interview footage

8. 04.04. Anti Fur Demo footage

9. 11.04. Wildlife Photographer Finn Van Gelderen interview and talk footage

10. 18.04. Reptile Breeder Thomas McElheron live in the studio

11. 25.04. Live from the studio, phone interviews with the DSPCA, ARAN and NARA

12. 02.05. Composting workshop with Brenda Palmer footage

13. 09.05. Wildlife Photography Group live in the studio

14. 16.05. John McLoughlin from the Irish Tree Council live in the studio, phone interview with Robin Well from "Vegetarian Shoes”, Brighton

15. 23.05. Anja Murray from An Taisce live in the studio, Tony Lowes from Friends of the Irish Environment on the phone

16. 30.05. Full length phone interview with Greenair’s Olivier Van der Elst

17. 06.06. Phone interview with Sean Meehan from the Irish Wildlife Trust

Summer Break

18. 26.09. “Party Animal” Book Launch Footage

19. 03.10. Dog Listener Jaqueline Murk, ASH staff member Katja Schumann and cat rescuer Vera Resch live in the studio

20. 10.10. Festival of World Cultures Footage

21. 17.10. Rally against animal cruelty footage

22. 24.10. Photographer Michael Finn live in the studio

23. 31.10. Rally against animal cruelty footage - part II

24. 07.11. Reptile- and Fish expert Gavin Corcorran. Niall Hatch from Birdwatch Ireland and photographer Michael Finn live in the studio

25. 14.11. Wild Poland Foundation member Greg Prujszczyk live in the studio, painter Fab LaPlace on the phone

26. 21.11. Festival of World Food footage

27. 28.11. Footage from a talk about “Cats – what to know about them …”

28. 05.12. Pauline Beades and Kastie Mardinfrom the Irish Seal Sanctuary live in the studio

29. 12.12. Energy Conservation in the home – Part I

30. 19.12. Energy Conservation in the home – Part II

Sunday, December 7, 2008

Pics and info from the show on December 5th 2008

Last Friday, December 5th, Thomas Janak welcomed Pauline Beades and Katie Mardin from the Irish Seal Sanctuary to WILD TIME. The two lovely girls proofed to be very compelling and interesting guests. Thomas also enquired about the progress regarding the new sanctuary/marine institute, which was supposed to have been build by now. As it transpires the Fingal County Council has revoked the promised funding. The Irish Seal Sanctuary now asks the public to send an email of protest to the manager of the Fingal County Council (manager@fingalcoco.ie)and also ask to sign their petition on their website. -

In order to raise some funds the Sanctuary is hosting a pub quiz @ Gormley's Pub in Balbriggan on December 19th - for more information call the sanctuary at 01 - 835 43 70

Thomas and his guests during the show
Pauline Beades and Katie Mardin from the Irish Seal Sanctuary

On December 12th and 19th WILD TIME brings you a two parter about
Energy Conservation in the home before going off air for 2008.