Children dressing up for Halloween in Bray, County Wicklow.
- Title Dressing Up for Halloween
- 1st Broadcast 31/10/1973
- Clip Duration 00:00:43
- Material Type Video
- Series title RTÉ News
- Clip title Dressing Up for Halloween
- Extended description
Pupils from St Kieran's School in County Wicklow putting on wigs and costumes, riding off on the back of a horse drawn cart and collecting apples from a local house.
Halloween (a shortening of All Hallows’ Evening) is a yearly holiday observed around the world on October 31, the night before All Saints' Day incorporates traditions from pagan harvest festivals and festivals honouring the dead, particularly the Celtic Samhain.
A RTÉ News report broadcast 31 October 1973.
- Local keywords Halloween, Dressing Up, Costumes, Bray, County Wicklow, St Kierans School, Travellers
- Geographical coverage Wicklow, Ireland
- Genre News
- Topic National Holidays, Festivals, Anniversaries, Annual Events
- First broadcast channel RTÉ
- Production year 1973
- Country of production IRELAND
- Original identifier N305/0073H
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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)