Zig and Zag Popular Valentines

EXHIBITION : VALENTINES DAY

Ian Dempsey, RTÉ Guide, 1989.
Ian Dempsey, RTÉ Guide, 1989.

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Zig and Zag top the popularity stakes this Valentine's Day.

  • Title
    Earthlings Are In Love With Zig and Zag
  • Production Year
    1989
  • Publisher Broadcaster
    RTÉ
  • Material Type
    Document
  • Clip title
    Zig and Zag Popular Valentines
  • Extended description

    When Zig and Zag first appeared on our screens in 1987 on RTÉ's Dempsey's Den, hey immediately captured the hearts across generations. It was no great surprise that by Valentine's Day 1989, they were two of the most popular Valentines in Ireland. What is more, they had over 70,000 members of their official fan club.

    In this article from the RTÉ Guide, Zig and Zag provide some helpful tips on romance.

  • Information

    'Dempsey's Den' was a children's television programme on RTÉ Two hosted by Ian Dempsey.

    RTÉ Guide, 10 February, 1989, p.13

  • Local keywords
    Zig and Zag, Valentine's Day, Dempsey's Den, Ian Dempsey
  • Geographical coverage
    Ireland
  • Topic
    National Holidays, Festivals, Anniversaries, Annual Events
  • Country of production
    Ireland
  • Original identifier
    RTÉ Guide 10 Feb 1989
  • IPR restrictions
    Rights Reserved - Free Access
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  • Item type
    part/extract
  • Item colour
    Colour
  • Language used
    English (eng)
  • Original language
    English (eng)
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