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Tue. 26 Jul. 2016

Thompson Twins (1986)

Windmill Lane Studios 1986

Deep in Dublin's docklands the three story Windmill Lane Recording Studios opened in 1978. The studios create promotional videos and produce records for a variety of artists including U2, Def Leppard, The Chieftains, and Clannad.

Mr Richard Nixon at Government Buildings (1966)

Richard Nixon Visits Dublin 1966

In 1966 Richard Nixon arrives in Dublin from London for a short visit. He is on a round the world trip and intends to visit the Far East after completing the European leg of his journey.

Bray Air Show (2011)

Bray Air Show 2011

The Air Spectacular Summer Festival in Bray, County Wicklow was attended by approximately 80,000 people with onlookers lining the seafront and being treated to some spectacular displays from Irish, British and US pilots.


IRA Prisoners Escape from Portlaoise Prison

IRA Prisoners Escape from Portlaoise Prison 1974

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


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.

Being European

A look at the nationalities of Europe and what it means to be European.