RTÉ announces plans for broadcasting coverage of the 2007 general election using radio, television, teletext and the internet.
- Title RTÉ's Largest Ever Coverage of Election
- 1st Broadcast 24/05/2007
- ContributorGareth O'Connor (Reporter)
- Clip Duration 00:01:49
- Material Type Video
- Series title RTÉ News
- Clip title Largest Coverage of Election by RTÉ
- Extended description
A news report on plans for RTÉ's coverage of the 2007 general election. RTÉ's coverage of the general election will be one of the biggest operations in the station's history. Developments in Election 2007 will be delivered to a national and worldwide audience via television, radio, the internet and teletext This report shows rehearsals for Election 2007 count.
John O'Regan Executive Producer of 'Election 2007' and Mark Little presenter are interviewed.The interior of the RTÉ count centre is shown.
Sean O'Rourke, RTÉ presenter, discusses the radio coverage of Election 2007. The Director General of RTÉ Cathal Goan is also interviewed in Irish on the subject of RTÉ's coverage. Reporter Charlie Bird also gives his view.
RTÉ Radio One and Radió na Gaeltachta (Irish language radio station) will provide non-stop coverage of the count while RTÉ Lyric FM and 2Fm will also have updates.
All RTÉ outlets are involved in coverage of the count. The website www.rte.ie will provide coverage to a worldwide audience while the teletext service Aertel will carry all the results.
A RTÉ News report on how the national broadcaster will cover the 2007 general election. Broadcast 24 May 2007.
- Local keywords General Election 2007, Media coverage, John O'Regan, Mark Little, Cathal Goan, Sean O'Rourke, Charlie Bird, RTÉ
- Geographical coverage Ireland
- Topic Politics and Economics
- Publisher Broadcaster RTÉ
- First broadcast channel RTÉ One
- Production year 2007
- Country of production IRELAND
- Original identifier BN07/144
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- Item type part/extract
- Item colour Colour
- Item sound Mono
- Aspect ratio 16:9 (widescreen)
- Language used English (eng)
- Original language English (eng)
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