'Broadsheet' visits Blarney Castle in County Cork to see one of Ireland's oldest and most famous tourist attractions.

According to legend, the gift of eloquence is bestowed on the person who kisses the stone at Blarney Castle.

This report shows guardian of the Blarney Stone, Mr Matthew O'Shea, assisting a woman visitor to kiss the stone, just one of the millions to kiss the stone since it became a tourist attraction over 200 years ago.

This episode of 'Broadsheet' was broadcast on 9 October 1962.

'Broadsheet' was a magazine style, nightly review of people and events introduced by John O'Donoghue and presented by the Broadsheet Unit.