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Claare ny Gael 19th December 2021

Claare Ny Gael

Sunday, December 19th, 2021 - 50 minutes

In 1843, the reporter in the Mona's Herald was incredulous that, in that modern and enlightened age, people in Marown believed in witchcraft. However, a trial for trespass on Ballaharry somehow became a hunt for the person who was bewitching the farmer, John Quine, who was also a preacher, and apparently supported in his endeavours by two other preachers on the jury.

Richmal Crompton is well-known as the writer of the Just William stories, but we hear a Manx translation of her story which, from the dialogue, she set in the rural United States of America.

As y kiaull ain y cheayrt shoh - 
NEEAR NESAN - Ushtey millish 'sy gharee
PLETHYN - Mil harddach wyt
LORI WATSON & THE RULE OF THREE - Poppies
TRI YANN - An alarc'h
EOGHAIN O CEANNABHAIN - An bhaca tu mo Sheamaisin?
ANAO ATAO - Sunny Corner/Frogpool
MICHAEL HANLY & MICHEAL O'DONNELL - An bothan a bh' aig Fhionnghuala
YSBRYD - Hedfan
CLASH VOOAR - Roie, ben Juan Tammie

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