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Tonight on Seascapes...

13th March 2009

Tonight's RTE Seascapes programme highlights Stena line's investment of a €15m ‘make over’ of its Irish fleet but announces redundancies in Dun Laoghaire.

In a separate item on Tom MacSweeney's show, as the date for arrival of the Volvo Round the World Yacht Race to Galway comes closer, he asks what is happening to the moving of oil tanks in the docks where the Race Village is to be built?

The show also features:

* Latest news from the Lifeboat Service.

* Inland Waterways Report.  

* A new marine innovation which gives tidal ‘on-the-go’ information reports to leisure mariners.

* Maritime News and Miscellany.


SEASCAPES, presented by RTE’s Marine Correspondent, Tom MacSweeney and produced by Marcus Connaughton, is repeated at 5.02 a.m. on Monday mornings on RTE Radio 1. The programme is also available as a Podcast and is broadcast twice a week on the Digital Station, RTE Choice, on Wednesday mornings at 7.30 a.m. and Saturday lunchtimes at 12.30 p.m. Team

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