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More than a decade after it was taken off the Leaving Certificate curriculum, the poetry anthology 'Soundings' has been reprinted due to public demand.
Poet Seamus Heaney was on holiday in Greece with his wife Marie when the announcement was made that he had won the Nobel Prize in Literature.
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In broadcasting terms, Atlantic 252 jointly owned by RTÉ and Radio Luxembourg, has been a brave venture.
In October 1970 US President Richard Nixon and his wife Pat made an official visit to Ireland.
Brendan Behan was raised at 13 Russell Street in Dublin's north inner city. He became one of Ireland's best known writers and talkers.
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.
From the housewives who washed their husbands' socks by hand in 1960s Dublin to the era of Ireland's first female President in the 1990s.