Walk The Blue Fields

A selection of stories from Claire Keegan's collection.

Episodes

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AR01Walk The Blue Fields *2007092420090115
20090224 (R4)

Waiting at the altar for a bride, a priest battles with his memories of a love affair.

Read by Dermot Crowley

Waiting at the altar for a bride, a priest battles with his memories of a love affair.

AR02The Parting Gift *2007092520090122
20090225 (R4)

While the scent of hay drifts up from neighbouring fields, a young woman comes downstairs to the family kitchen and explains why she is leaving.

Read by Niamh Cusack

AR03Dark Horses2007092620090129
20090226 (R4)

A farmer dreams of a fine woman and her hunter.

Read by Dermot Crowley

AR04Night Of The Quicken Trees, Part 120070927

Tongues begin to wag in the village when a woman moves into the priest's house and sets fire to his furniture.

Read by Fiona Shaw

AR05 LASTNight Of The Quicken Trees, Part 220070928

With their two houses knocked into one, Margaret does her best to love the man next door and his goa.