Clarence Street Stories

Welcome to our podcast. It’s called Clarence Street Stories, because that’s where we’re based – in Clarence Street, one of the oldest parts of Dún Laoghaire, in south Dublin, Ireland

Our podcast tells stories about people with connections to Clarence Street – people in business, locals, and those we encounter in our work. We love stories, and telling them in audio format.

We’re radio producers passionate about radio, and the potential of podcasts to tell great stories. If you’d like a podcast send us a line at [email protected]


Michael Kealy

Michael Kealy talks about his business, Company Solutions, which helps individuals and companies buy and sell their businesses. He talks family pressures, diversifying to survive the recession, and tips for people starting out in business. Presented and produced by Aileen O’Meara.

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Cliff Kirker

Cliff Kirker is a taxation consultant based in Glenageary. Today he is talking about pensions, delivering advice on checking contributions, and explaining the recent revelations regarding women’s state pensions. Presented and Produced by Aileen O’Meara.

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Kathtrina Furlong

Kathtrina Furlong was born and raised in Dún Laoghaire and it was here that she followed in the footsteps of her parents and opened her own furniture store, Yours Personally, in 1989. As you will hear in this week’s episode, Kathtrina’s story illustrates the resilience and persistence of one small business owner who stayed afloat when others floundered. Presented and produced by Aileen O’Meara


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