Chaotic Scenes in Galway

EXHIBITION : RTÉ COVERAGE OF GENERAL ELECTIONS

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Chaotic scenes among jubilant Fianna Fáil supporters at an election count centre in Galway.

  • Title
    Election '77 Special
  • 1st Broadcast
    17/06/1977
  • Contributor
    Brian Farrell (Presenter)
    Breandan O'hEithir (Reporter)
  • Clip Duration
    00:02:16
  • Material Type
    Video
  • Series title
    The Politics Programme
  • Clip title
    Chaotic Scenes in Galway
  • Extended description

    An extract from the RTÉ coverage of the 1977 General Election. In this clip Brian Farrell in studio links up with Breandán Ó Heithir of RTÉ live from Galway amidst the chaos of jubilant Fianna Fáil supporters awaiting Dr Bill Loughane's re-election and a third seat for his party in Galway.

  • Information

    A clip from the a special edition of 'The Politics Programme' covering the results of the 1977 General Election broadcast 17 June 1977.

  • Local keywords
    General Election 1977, Galway Count Centre, Dr Bill Loughane, Fianna Fáil
  • Geographical coverage
    Galway, Ireland
  • Topic
    Politics and Economics
  • Publisher Broadcaster
    RTÉ
  • First broadcast channel
    RTÉ
  • Production year
    1977
  • Country of production
    IRELAND
  • Original identifier
    LX3328
  • IPR restrictions
    Rights Reserved - Free Access
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  • Item type
    part/extract
  • Item colour
    Colour
  • Item sound
    Mono
  • Aspect ratio
    4:3
  • Language used
    English (eng)
  • Original language
    English (eng)
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