Geraldine McInerney who became the first woman to read the news on RTÉ television in October 1975.
- Title First Female TV Newsreader
- Production Year 1974
- ContributorMary Lee (Photographer)
- Title First Woman To Read RTÉ TV News
- Material Type Image
- Clip title First Female TV Newsreader
- Extended description
Geraldine McInerney became the first woman to read the news on RTÉ Television. A former continuity announcer Geraldine joined the main newsreader Charles Mitchel and his team in October 1975.
This publicity shot was taken in the RTÉ Stills Studio in July 1974. The photographer was Mary Lee.
© RTÉ Stills Library 2178/009
- Local keywords Television, Women, Broadcasting, Geraldine McInerney, Newsreader, RTÉ, News, 1970s, Women
- Geographical coverage Ireland
- Genre Factual
- Topic The Media
- Publisher Broadcaster RTÉ
- First broadcast channel RTÉ One
- Broadcast date 30/11/0002
- Country of production IRELAND
- Original identifier 2178/009
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- Item duration 00:00:00
- Item colour Black and White
- Language used English (eng)
- Original language English (eng)
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