Early morning commuters give their reaction to the previous night's televised debate between John Bruton and Bertie Ahern.
- Title General Election 1997
- 1st Broadcast 06/06/1997
- ContributorNiall Martin (Reporter)
Aine Lawlor (Presenter)
David Hanly (Presenter)
- Clip Duration 00:05:23
- Material Type Audio
- Series title Morning Ireland
- Clip title Reaction to John Bruton and Bertie Ahern TV Debate
- Extended description
The morning after a televised debate between John Bruton and Bertie Ahern reporter Niall Martin got views of early morning commuters in Dublin.
Sunday Business Post Television critic Emmanuel Kehoe reviews the debate for 'Morning Ireland' and wonders if there is anything else that could be done to the format, "...short of stripping the two men down into g-strings and having them wrestle in a vat of oil".
An item for 'Morning Ireland' on the previous night's televised debate.
'Morning Ireland' is a breakfast news and current affairs programme broadcasting on RTÉ Radio 1 on weekdays since 1984. Special editions of 'Morning Ireland' are broadcast the weekends of major events. 'Morning Ireland' is Ireland's most listened to radio programme.
- Local keywords Politics, Elections, Debates, Fianna Fail, Fine Gael, John Bruton, Bertie Ahern, Emmanuel Kehoe
- Geographical coverage Ireland
- Topic Politics and Economics
- Publisher Broadcaster RTÉ
- First broadcast channel RTÉ Radio One
- Production year 1997
- Country of production Ireland
- Original identifier QCC016611
- 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 sound Stereo
- Language used English (eng)
- Original language English (eng)
Presiding Officer Loses After Photograph With Bertie
Broadcast - 07/06/1997
Clip Length - 00:05:00
"Canvassing is a Hypocritical Practice"
Broadcast - 03/06/1997
Clip Length - 00:03:50
Harney and Spring Clash
Broadcast - 03/06/1997
Clip Length - 00:01:58
Reaction to John Bruton and Bertie Ahern TV Debate
Broadcast - 06/06/1997
Clip Length - 00:05:23
Gormley Calls for Electronic Voting
Broadcast - 09/06/1997
Clip Length - 00:01:53
- 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