In a 'Den' Christmas special with Ray D'Arcy, Zig and Zag, Patrick the Postman delivers a letter to Zig from Santa with some bad news.
- Title Zig and Zag Christmas Crisis
- 1st Broadcast 25/12/1992
- ContributorRay D'Arcy (Presenter)
- Clip Duration 00:03:46
- Material Type Video
- Series title Zig and Zag
- Clip title "Zig is Very High on the Naughty Things List"
- Extended description
An extract from a special children's programme 'Zig and Zag Christmas Crisis'. The puppet aliens Zig and Zag and their guardian Ray D'Arcy get a postal delivery from the creepy Patrick the Postman. The letter is from Santa Claus saying that Zig will not be getting any toys for Christmas if he is bold once more before the big day.
This is a clip from a Christmas special 'Zig and Zag Christmas Crisis'.
Zig and Zag first appeared on RTÉ in 1987 as part of young peoples programming . They became hugely popular with college students and children alike. In 1997, Zig and Zag moved to Channel 4 in Britain.
- Local keywords Puppets, Christmas, Patrick the Postman, Zig and Zag
- Geographical coverage Ireland
- Genre Entertainment and Performing Arts
- Topic National Holidays, Festivals, Anniversaries, Annual Events
- Publisher Broadcaster RTÉ
- First broadcast channel RTÉ Two (Network 2)
- Production year 1992
- Country of production IRELAND
- Original identifier HX90/09085
- 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 Archives.
If you wish to licence video or audio clips, still images or text, or would like further guidance please contact us.
RTÉ 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 colour Colour
- Item sound Mono
- Aspect ratio 4:3
- Language used English (eng)
- Original language English (eng)
"Dear Santa, I Hope You Are Well..."
Broadcast - 22/12/1967
Clip Length - 00:02:20
"Peace On Earth, Goodwill Toward Men"
Broadcast - 25/12/1966
Clip Length - 00:05:45
Buying the Christmas Turkey
Broadcast - 04/12/1964
Clip Length - 00:02:56
"You Are Supposed To Give Baby Jesus a Love"
Broadcast - 24/12/1986
Clip Length - 00:03:37
Broadcast - 21/12/2001
Clip Length - 00:01:55
"Zig is Very High on the Naughty Things List"
Broadcast - 25/12/1992
Clip Length - 00:03:46