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On 25 January 1917, the Laurentic was sunk by a German mine in Lough Swilly, county Donegal. The luxury liner was carrying £5 million worth of gold.
The government has recommends a Presidential Pardon for Nicky Kelly, over his conviction and subsequent imprisonment for involvement in the Sallins Train Robbery.
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Brown bread, butter and a couple of baskets of prime Galway oysters the makings of an al fresco banquet.
The village of Shinrone was the location for a television experiment attempting to show life in a rural Irish community.
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.
Ireland holds the record for the most wins at the Eurovision Song Contest with 7 titles.
When international personalities came to Ireland in the 1960s the new TV station often sent a camera crew along.