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
- ContributorMichael 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.
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
- Rights terms and conditions
Copyright RTÉ. This material may not be replicated in any form or manner without the prior express permission of RTÉ. Any form of reproduction in print, television, video, multimedia, web site or other electronic media or any form of dissemination for commercial or non-commercial use must be licensed by the RTÉ Libraries and Archives.
If you wish to licence video or audio clips, still images or text, or would like further guidance please contact us.
RTÉ Libraries and Archives are committed to respecting the copyright of others and have attempted to source and credit the copyright owners of all material used here. RTÉ would like to hear from any copyright owners who are not properly identified here so that the necessary corrections can be made. If you feel your copyright has not been respected please contact us.
- Item type part/extract
- Item colour Colour
- Item sound Mono
- Aspect ratio 4:3
- Language used English (eng)
- Original language English (eng)
The Shouted Vote
Broadcast - 15/06/1989
Clip Length - 00:01:18
"In the Higher National Interest"
Broadcast - 06/07/1989
Clip Length - 00:05:17
Unlikely Partners PDs and FF Form Coalition
Broadcast - 12/07/1989
Clip Length - 00:06:42
Where There Are Winners There Will Be Losers
Broadcast - 26/06/1989
Clip Length - 00:03:01
- General Election 1965
- General Election 1969
- General Election 1973
- General Election 1977
- General Election 1981
- General Election February 1982
- General Election November 1982
- General Election 1987
- General Election 1989
- General Election 1992
- General Election 1997
- General Election 2002
- General Election 2007
- General Election 2011