Where There Are Winners There Will Be Losers

EXHIBITION : RTÉ COVERAGE OF GENERAL ELECTIONS

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A look at two TDs in Waterford who lost their seats in the general election of 1989.

  • Title
    Defeated Waterford TDs
  • 1st Broadcast
    26/06/1989
  • Contributor
    Michael Ryan (Reporter)
  • Clip Duration
    00:03:01
  • Material Type
    Video
  • Series title
    RTÉ News
  • Clip title
    Where There Are Winners There Will Be Losers
  • Extended description

    RTÉ News reports on life after losing your seat in an election. Brian Swift of Fianna Fáil and and Martin Cullen of the Progressive Democrats tell reporter Michael Ryan what losing their Dáil seats in the general election means for them.

  • Information

    A RTÉ News report on the aftermath of the 1989 general election broadcast 26 June 1989.

     

    Martin Cullen would later join Fianna Fáil be re-elected and serve as a cabinet minister.

  • Local keywords
    General Election 1989, Martin Cullen, Progressive Democrates, Brian Swift, Waterford, Fianna Fáil
  • Geographical coverage
    Waterford, Ireland
  • Topic
    Politics and Economics
  • Publisher Broadcaster
    RTÉ
  • First broadcast channel
    RTÉ One
  • Production year
    1989
  • Country of production
    IRELAND
  • Original identifier
    BN89/178
  • 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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