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Thu. 08 Dec. 2016

Bill O'Herlihy and Michael O'Hehir (1966)

Michael O'Hehir Accepts Golden Trophy 1966

The 'Golden Trophy' for best television productions of the past five years has been awarded to RTÉ's Sports Department. Sports commentator Michael O'Hehir accepted the award at the Jacob's Award ceremony on behalf of the RTÉ Sports Department.

Christmas Shopping 1986

Dublin City Christmas Shopping 1986

The 8th of December is traditionally the day when people from outside Dublin came to the city to do their Christmas shopping.

Sellafield Nuclear Power Plant, Cumbria

Call To Close Sellafield 1986

The Irish government calls for the closure of the Sellafield Nuclear Power Plant in Cumbria, England.


Nuclear Bunker For Galway

Nuclear Bunker For Galway 1966

There are plans to build a bunker in Galway in the event of a nuclear attack. However, there is only room for 55 individuals so who should the chosen ones be?


Christmas Past on RTÉ

The Toy Show, the birth of Jesus, shopping and celebrations overseas.

Weird and Wonderful

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

History of RTÉ

Moments both significant and minor from RTÉ's past.