President Mary Robinson welcomes Heaney to Áras an Uachtaráin.
- Title President Mary Robinson Greets Seamus Heaney
- 1st Broadcast 07/10/1995
- ContributorEileen Whelan (Reporter)
- Clip Duration 00:00:52
- Material Type Video
- Series title RTÉ News
- Clip title A Presidential Welcome
- Extended description
After leaving the airport, the Heaney family travel to Áras an Uachtaráin, where they are welcomed by President Mary Robinson. She says she has one wish for the poet, that this prize won't be a burden, but a liberation.
An RTÉ News report on Seamus Heaney's Nobel Prize.
- Local keywords Seamus Heaney, Poet, Poetry, Literature, Nobel Prize, Mary Robinson, Áras an Uachtaráin, Eileen Whelan
- Geographical coverage Ireland
- Topic Arts and Culture
- Publisher Broadcaster RTÉ
- First broadcast channel RTÉ One
- Production year 1995
- Country of production Ireland
- Original identifier BN95/280
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- Item type part/extract
- Item colour Colour
- Item sound Mono
- Aspect ratio 4:3
- Language used English (eng)
A Presidential Welcome
Broadcast - 07/10/1995
Clip Length - 00:00:52
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Broadcast - 20/10/1995
Clip Length - 00:06:39
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Broadcast - 10/12/1995
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