After 30 years reading the news on RTÉ, Anne Doyle signs off from her last broadcast. Fellow newsreader Eileen Dunne introduces a tribute.
- Title Newscaster Anne Doyle Retires
- 1st Broadcast 25/12/2011
- ContributorAnne Doyle (Newsreader)
Eileen Dunne (Newsreader)
- Clip Duration 00:02:34
- Material Type Video
- Series title RTÉ News
- Clip title Homage to Anne Doyle
- Extended description
Anne Doyle signs off on her final news broadcast before Eileen Dunne introduces this homage to her newsroom colleague.
Anne Doyle started reading the news exactly 32 years ago to the day. The report shows Anne Doyle throughout her career.
Broadcaster Gay Byrne comments on Anne's beautiful diction, clear annunciation and a smart grasp of the news she delivered. Former newscaster Sean Duignan also comments on Anne's departure. Members of the public also pay tribute to Anne.
Dustin the Turkey pays homage to Anne in his signature way by making a jibe about Anne's age. Taoiseach Enda Kenny wishes Anne best wishes for the future.
A RTÉ News report following the final RTÉ News broadcast by Anne Doyle on 25 December, 2011.
- Local keywords Broadcasting, RTÉ, Television, News, Newsreader, Anne Doyle, Gay Byrne, Sean Duignan, Dustin The Turkey, Enda Kenny
- Geographical coverage Ireland
- Genre News
- Topic The Media
- Publisher Broadcaster RTÉ
- First broadcast channel RTÉ One
- Production year 2011
- Country of production Ireland
- Original identifier 11D01247
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- Item type part/extract
- Item colour Colour
- Item sound Mono
- Aspect ratio 16:9 (widescreen)
- Language used English (eng)
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