Welcome to the Craic On podcast

Group being interviewed and laughingA rich mix of local conversation, news and stories from local people, presented by the familiar voices of our current team: Michael, Sharon and Joe.

Craic On

Craic On, produced by RNIB in Northern Ireland, features a rich mix of news and views from the sight loss community. Whether you’re affected by sight loss, are blind or partially sighted, or you know someone who is, this is your podcast. Your voice, your stories, your lives!

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The Craic On podcast (formerly Sound Vision Online) joins a growing family of other great RNIB podcasts which includes The Weekly Connect, Tech Talk and Read On Air

In episode six

  • Local man Ken, talks openly to Kirsty about his personal journey from when he first noticed he was losing his sight. Ken shares his highs and lows and how he found the strength to reach out for emotional support when he most needed it.
  • Catherine Lagan also shares her own sight loss story. How, seven years ago she took the difficult decision to leave university and getting used to living back home again, to rebuilding and retraining.
  • Joe chats to Steven and Jill from another of RNIB’s podcasts, The Weekly Connect. We find out what the team talk about on the podcast, the best ways to listen and how Joe thinks it’s actually harder not to listen?
All that and, our usual ‘What’s the Craic’ and ‘60 Second Share’ features.

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It’s all about you!

We want to hear your experiences of sight loss, your tips or life hacks. Get in touch with the team and together we can start a conversation. Why not record an interview with someone or record a comment or question and send the audio file to us to be part of the next podcast.

With your help we can make this podcast a place to discuss what it's really like living with sight loss, for everyone in Northern Ireland and beyond.

Call and speak to us on Tel: 028 9032 9373 or Email: craicon@rnib.org.uk    

Join the conversationon Facebook or Twitter using the hash tag #CraicOn.

How do you listen to the Craic On podcast?

You can find Craic On and other RNIB podcasts online:

  • at the Audioboom website at www.audioboom.com/channel/craic-on,
  • by subscribing to our podcast or RSS feed through your preferred App on your smartphone or tablet,
  • or via the RNIB Info Line by dialling 020 3432 1488 and follow the instructions. Go to option three for Connect and then option four for the Craic ON podcast.

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