Gavin and Muc are going to be guests on “Saturday Live” on RTE 1 (Irish television) on the 18th of December. Their host for the evening will be Dana. This week’s RTE Guide (Ireland) features a piece about Gavin and Kosovo. Gavin has recorded a show for Radio One (Ireland) to go out between 6pm…

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RTE (Irish television) will screen Gavin’s film ‘Three Wishes For Kosovo’ on Friday, December 17th at 8.00pm on RTE 1

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By Gavin Friday From: Irish Independent, September 26, 1999 “Taxi, Barry’s Balloon’s Phibsboro, then I’m off to Artane to see ‘Joe’ the magic man” ” What’s the story Bud?” “I’m just getting a crash course in balloon magic….” “What are you doing, starting up a circus?” “No, I’m going to Kosovo” “Kosovo? Why? Are you…

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Gavin has written a piece for this Sunday’s Independent (Irish newspaper) called ‘Three Wishes For Kosovo’. Muc the flying piggy bank’s website should be online this weekend Sunday and will carry the text of the piece on it. The URL of the site will be www.mucoink.com.

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The video documentary ‘Three Wishes For Kosovo’ has been completed. The footage was filmed by Gavin Friday & crew in Kosovo earlier this summer. It will be shown on Irish television later this year. Muc the Flying Piggy Bank, part of the Artists for Kosovo project, will start his tour of Ireland in Cork, 28th…

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Two-thirds of the Kosovar refugees who fled the war in April (some 600,000 people) returned to their homeland. These people came back to find widespread destruction: over 500,000 houses were destroyed or seriously damaged; 40% of water sources contaminated by debris, animal and human remains and an estimated 1 million mines have been laid in…

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Gavin Friday has just returned from a trip to Kosovo. Gavin, manager Anne-Louise Kelly and Sheila Roche were asked by Concern to go to Kosovo to shoot some footage which could be used to highlight the realities of the aftermath of war for the Kosovans. The film will probably be called ‘Three Days in Kosovo’.…

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