Primary school children give their version of the birth of Jesus and sing some Christmas songs.
- Title Children Tell Christmas Story
- 1st Broadcast 24/12/1986
- ContributorSiobhan Cleary (Reporter)
- Clip Duration 00:03:37
- Material Type Video
- Series title Evening Extra
- Clip title "You Are Supposed To Give Baby Jesus a Love"
- Extended description
A report from 'Evening Extra' from Siobhan Cleary who listens as primary school children in various costumes sing Christmas carols and give their versions of the Nativity story. They sing 'Jingle Bells' , 'Rudolph' and 'Away in a Manger'. Two children claim that Joseph, Mary, the wise men and the shepherds are all Jesus' cousins.
An item from the RTÉ series 'Evening Extra' which was broadcast in 1986 and 1987.
This report was broadcast 24 December 1986.
- Local keywords Stanhope Street School, Primary school, Christmas carols, Jingle Bells, The Nativity, Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer, Away in a Manger
- Geographical coverage Dublin, Ireland
- Genre Factual
- Topic National Holidays, Festivals, Anniversaries, Annual Events
- Publisher Broadcaster RTÉ
- First broadcast channel RTÉ One
- Production year 1986
- Country of production IRELAND
- Original identifier P434/00086
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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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