A look at how people were voting in rural Ireland including a woman who shouts her vote for the general and European elections of 1989.
- Title Rural Vote
- 1st Broadcast 15/06/1989
- ContributorJim Fahy (Reporter)
- Clip Duration 00:01:18
- Material Type Video
- Series title RTÉ News
- Clip title The Shouted Vote
- Extended description
RTÉ News reports on voting in the 1989 general and European elections from rural Ireland Aran islanders are obliged to vote in advance of the mainland. One local woman shouts her vote and it is noted by officials.
At Knock airport, some men returning from working abroad to vote are asked about the election.
In Oughterard, Tuam and in East Mayo voters were protesting over local issues.
A RTÉ News reports on rural voting in the 1989 general and European elections. Broadcast 15 June 1989.
- Local keywords General Election 1989, Aran Islands, Knock Airport, Ryanair, Oughterard, Protests, County Galway, European Elections 1989
- Geographical coverage Aran Islands, Knock, Oughterard, Tuam, Ireland
- Topic Politics and Economics
- Publisher Broadcaster RTÉ
- First broadcast channel RTÉ One
- Production year 1989
- Country of production IRELAND
- Original identifier BN89/00167
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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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