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Fri. 23 Jun. 2017

Viking Auditions in Wicklow (2012)

Vikings Wanted 2012

Over 8,000 people audition to be extras in a new €30 million television series to be filmed in County Wicklow.

Aertel (1987)

RTÉ Launch Aertel 1987

Aertel is the new teletext service which RTÉ believes will be used widely to get information on news, sport, farming and the weather.

Dublin Bus Logo

Dublin Bus New Logo 1997

Dublin Bus becomes one person operated and the 46A route shows off the company's new logo.


Building a Community in Tallaght

Building a Community in Tallaght 1975

In 1960 Tallaght was a quiet village but the growth of Dublin means that it will soon have a population bigger than many provincial towns. How will Tallaght retain a sense of community?


President Kennedy in Ireland

In June 1963, John F. Kennedy became the first serving President of the USA to visit Ireland.

Weird and Wonderful

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

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.