Contributor to documentary - Rebel Prisoner - on Newstalk FM. Documentary partly based on my research on Derry during the Irish Revolution and the discovery of a personal diary.

Period2 May 2022

Media contributions


Media contributions

  • TitleRebel Prisoner
    Media name/outletNewstalk
    Media typeRadio
    DescriptionDocumentary On Newstalk presents 'Rebel Prisoner', the story of Seamus Cavanagh, a British army soldier turned Irish Volunteer who was interned in multiple prisons and camps between 1916-24 including Wormwood Scrubs, Frongoch internment camp and the prison ship Argenta.

    Contributors: Colm Toland, Dr Adrian Grant, Michael Gallagher.

    Sound Recordist: Gerry Tracey, Mix and additional editing: Rory Donaghy at Blast Furnace.

    Voice actor was Aoife Schlindwein with traditional singing by Grace Toland.

    Rebel Prisoner is a Raw Nerve production, produced and presented by Otto Schlindwein and funded by the Broadcasting Authority of Ireland with the Television Licence Fee.
    PersonsAdrian Grant