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Tue. 25 Apr. 2017

Vicky The Chimpanzee (1987)

Dublin Family Foster Chimpanzee 1987

Vicky the chimp was born in Dublin Zoo and spent time at the Rotunda Maternity Hospital before moving in with a family in Castleknock.

Billy Connolly (1987)

Comedian Billy Connolly 1987

Billy Connolly displays his fashion flair and talks about living in France.

St Mary's Tennis Club

Anyone For Tennis? 1982

The growing popularity of tennis means a demand for improved facilities and rising fees for club members.


Finding A Phone In Clondalkin

Finding A Phone In Clondalkin 1982

Clondalkin man Ciaran Kavanagh has not got a telephone in his home and has been waiting to get one for the past five years.


Easter 1916

The 1956 radio series 'They Remember 1916'; interviews recorded for TV under the working title of 'The Survivors'; and colour footage of the 1966 Jubilee Commemorations.

Eurovision Song Contest

Ireland holds the record for the most wins at the Eurovision Song Contest with 7 titles.

Look Who Visited Ireland in the 60s

When international personalities came to Ireland in the 1960s the new TV station often sent a camera crew along.