On his arrival in Dublin airport Bing Crosby is persuaded to sing Galway Bay.
- Title Bing Crosby on Visit
- 1st Broadcast 16/09/1966
- ContributorMichael O Briain (Reporter)
- Clip Duration 00:00:43
- Material Type Video
- Series title RTÉ News
- Clip title If You Ever Go Across the Sea to Ireland
- Extended description
Through his interest in horse racing Bing Crosby visited Ireland a number of times. On this visit in 1966 as Bing Crosby is about to get into his chauffeur driven car he is interviewed by an RTÉ television news crew. Reporter Mícheál Ó Briain persuades Crosby to sing 'Galway Bay'. Kathryn Crosby who is waiting in the car is much amused by the banter between her husband and the reporter.
A report from RTÉ News on the visit of entertainer Bing Crosby to Ireland. Broadcast 16 September 1966.
- Local keywords Music, Singer, Bing Crosby, Kathryn Crosby, Dublin Airport
- Geographical coverage Dublin, Ireland
- Genre News
- Topic Arts and Culture
- Publisher Broadcaster RTÉ
- First broadcast channel Telefís Éireann
- Production year 1966
- Country of production IRELAND
- Original identifier N290/0066A
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- Item type part/extract
- Item colour Black and White
- Item sound Stereo
- Aspect ratio 4:3
- Language used English (eng)
- Original language English (eng)
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