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Wed. 07 Oct. 2015

Poetry Anthology 'Soundings' 2010

Poetry Anthology 'Soundings' Reprinted 2010

More than a decade after it was taken off the Leaving Certificate curriculum, the poetry anthology 'Soundings' has been reprinted due to public demand.

Seamus Heaney in Greece 1995

Seamus Heaney On His Nobel Prize Win 1995

Poet Seamus Heaney was on holiday in Greece with his wife Marie when the announcement was made that he had won the Nobel Prize in Literature.

Atlantic 252 Logo 1989

Atlantic 252 One Year On 1990

In broadcasting terms, Atlantic 252 jointly owned by RTÉ and Radio Luxembourg, has been a brave venture.


Nixon Leaves Ireland

Nixon Leaves Ireland 1970

In October 1970 US President Richard Nixon and his wife Pat made an official visit to Ireland.


Life and Work of Brendan Behan

Brendan Behan was raised at 13 Russell Street in Dublin's north inner city. He became one of Ireland's best known writers and talkers.

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.

Women in Irish Society

From the housewives who washed their husbands' socks by hand in 1960s Dublin to the era of Ireland's first female President in the 1990s.