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Wed. 27 Jul. 2016

Graphic Studio Dublin Director John Kelly

Graphic Studio Dublin 1976

Áine O'Connor visits Ireland's first artist's cooperative at 18 Upper Mount Street in Dublin to learn about the art of making fine art prints.

Richard Flynn (1981)

Inventor Richard Flynn 1981

A north County Dublin inventor demonstrates two of his latest inventions, one of which is an improvement on the good old clothes peg.

Farmleigh Estate (2001)

Farmleigh House Renovated 2001

The government has defended the cost of renovating the Farmleigh estate in the Phoenix Park which was purchased by the state 2 years ago for €29.2 million from the Guinness family.


IRA Prisoners Escape from Portlaoise Prison

IRA Prisoners Escape from Portlaoise Prison 1974

On 18 August 1974 nineteen IRA prisoners escaped from Portlaoise Prison.


Dunnes Stores Strikers Against Apartheid

The struggle against the apartheid regime in South Africa reached the Dunnes Stores shop floor in 1984.

Easter 1916

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 and The Great War

Memories of The Great War with witness accounts.