A dream come true for 12 year old Gerard Keogh when he got the chance to travel in a truck through the streets of Dublin.

This segment of 'Youngline' offered viewers the chance to write in and request for their dream to come true. This was Gerard's week.

Conor McAnally reports for 'Youngline' on 15 November, 1979.

Youngline was a once weekly, half-hour magazine show for younger viewers. The first programme was broadcast on Tuesday, 23 November. Youngline continued until May 1984.