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Fri. 28 Oct. 2016

Mike Murphy as a witch on Grafton Street, Dublin in 1972

Halloween Witch On Grafton Street 1972

A witch who tries to put a spell on Dublin pedestrians holds another secret.

Commander Michael Sweeney Ship Hotel (1971)

Ship Hotel The Compass Rose 1971

It may look like a ship but the Compass Rose Hotel is planted on terra firma.


The Home of the GAA in New York

The Home of the GAA in New York 1965

Since 1926 Gaelic Park at 240th St and Broadway in the Bronx has been the home to the GAA in New York.


Weird and Wonderful

A selection of some of the oddities, quirky tales, curious stories, wonderful individuals and bizarre events from Irish life.

Halloween Customs and Traditions

Leaving out food for the dead, making costumes and playing pranks on neighbours.

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.