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Sun. 29 Nov. 2015

Strongest Man in Ireland (1985)

Strongest Man in Ireland 1985

In September 1985 Noel Gallen won the title as the strongest man in the north-west of Ireland. One of the tests of strength involved lifting a car with three people in it.

Skate City

Rollerblading Fashion 1995

Ronan O'Kelly reports on the new fashion for rollerblading.


Mary Robinson on The Den

Mary Robinson on The Den 1990

President Mary Robinson replies to allegations that she has smelly feet.


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.

History of RTÉ

Moments both significant and minor from RTÉ's past.

Before They Were Famous

Irish celebrities, politicians, sports people, actors, singers and performers in the early years of their careers.