Country Focus: Series 1, Episode 1

Country Focus: Series 1, Episode 1

Karina Charles presents the first episode of Country Focus, the programme which takes a look at small businesses in Ireland.

For this episode, Katrina is in County Cork visiting Know Thy Place, a company setup by Husband and Wife team; Louise and Colin Maloney and business partner; Damien Shields. The unique service which Know Thy Place offers includes producing bespoke, one-off archaeology charts of your chosen area. Know Thy Place offers you a chance to learn more about the county or town land where you live or where you family once lived in Ireland by researching it's archaeology and presenting the findings in an illustrated wall chart which includes text and detailed maps.

Meanwhile, Vanessa heads north to County Cavan to meet with Trish and Sruart Gibbs who run a pottery and sculpture studio based in Stuart's home town of Cavan. Inspired by his deep interest in pottery and sculpture, Stuart creates unique, decorative pieces and items for everyday use. The products range from small bowls to fabulous sculptures and aims to develop a well designed Kitchen, Tableware and Giftware range inspired by his natural surroundings and landscape of his home county.

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