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Dave Fanning travels to the northern Italian town of Modena where U2 are performing on their Joshua Tree tour.
Security was tight at Croke Park as U2 fans made their way to the stadium to see the band as part of thei Joshua Tree Tour.
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'On the Land' visits Ashford, County Wicklow for the second International Sheep Shearing Competition.
The release of modern, lighter and smaller Irish coins begins with the five pence piece and gets a mixed reaction from the public.
In June 1963, John F. Kennedy became the first serving President of the USA to visit Ireland.
A selection of some of the oddities, quirky tales, curious stories, wonderful individuals and bizarre events from Irish life.
When international personalities came to Ireland in the 1960s the new TV station often sent a camera crew along.