Paisley Looks to Morgan for Leadership

EXHIBITION : NORTHERN IRELAND 1969

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Reverend Ian Paisley says why he thinks that former minister William Morgan is a good candidate to be Prime Minister.

  • Title
    Paisley on Morgan for Prime Minister
  • 1st Broadcast
    31/01/1969
  • Clip Duration
    00:00:32
  • Material Type
    Video
  • Series title
    7 Days
  • Clip title
    Paisley Looks to Morgan for Leadership
  • Extended description

    Reverend Ian Paisley says why he thinks that former minister William Morgan is a good candidate to be Prime Minister.

    Paisley says he will accept any man who will back the strong constitutional line. He compares the qualities that Mr. Atlee had to those of William Morgan and says these qualities would contribute to making a good Prime Minister.

  • Information

    A '7 Days' report in which Reverend Ian Paisley talks about potential Prime Ministers.
    This report was broadcast on 31 January 1969.

    'Seven Days' began broadcasting on 26 September 1966 and was RTÉ television's flagship current affairs programme for ten years. The programme's young production team was made up of producer Lelia Doolan, directors Eoghan Harris and Dick Hill, and reporters John O'Donoghue, Brian Cleeve and Brian Farrell.

    Muiris Mac Conghail became producer of '7 Days' in 1967 when the programme was merged with another current affairs programme, 'Division'.

  • Local keywords
    Northern Ireland, 1969, The Troubles, Stormont, Ian Paisley, William Morgan, 7 Days, Seven Days
  • Geographical coverage
    Ireland, Belfast
  • Topic
    Wars and Conflict
  • First broadcast channel
    RTÉ
  • Production year
    1969
  • Country of production
    Ireland
  • Original identifier
    P103/00069
  • IPR restrictions
    Rights Reserved - Free Access
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  • Item type
    part/extract
  • Item colour
    Black and White
  • Item sound
    Mono
  • Aspect ratio
    4:3
  • Language used
    English (eng)
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