Bernadette Devlin Votes

EXHIBITION : NORTHERN IRELAND 1969

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On polling day, candidate Bernadette Devlin talks to Don McManus having cast her vote for the first time in an election.

  • Title
    Bernadette Devlin Voting
  • 1st Broadcast
    17/04/1969
  • Contributor
    Don McManus (Reporter)
  • Clip Duration
    00:00:37
  • Material Type
    Video
  • Series title
    RTÉ News
  • Clip title
    Bernadette Devlin Votes
  • Extended description

    On polling day, candidate Bernadette Devlin talks to Don McManus having cast her vote for the first time in an election.

    McManus asks Devlin about how she is feeling on voting day. Devlin says she is tired but that she is glad that polling day has arrived. Commenting on the first time she has cast a vote Devlin said, "I hope I continue the way I started - voting for justice all the way".

  • Information

    RTÉ News interviews Bernadette Devlin after she has voted for the first time broadcast on 17 April 1969.

  • Local keywords
    Northern Ireland 1969, Bernadette Devlin, By-Election, Don McManus
  • Geographical coverage
    Ireland
  • Topic
    Wars and Conflict
  • Publisher Broadcaster
    RTÉ
  • First broadcast channel
    RTÉ
  • Production year
    1969
  • Country of production
    Ireland
  • Original identifier
    BA913
  • 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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