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Sat. 24 Mar. 2018

Wexford Town

Caution Advised For Emigrants 1988

Young people in Wexford will emigrate if they have do not have a job or a place in education a year after leaving school.

Aer Lingus Vickers Viscount

Aer Lingus Crash Anniversary 1993

A reason why Aer Lingus flight 712 crashed near Tuskar Rock off the Wexford coast is still being sought twenty five years after the event.

American Prankster Alan Abel

Professional Joker Alan Abel 1993

Alan Abel has made a career out of playing pranks and hoaxes.


Metro To Dublin Airport

Metro To Dublin Airport 2002

Minister for Transport Semaus Brennan confirms that Dublin will have a metro link between the city centre and the airport by 2007.


Weird and Wonderful

A selection of some of the oddities, quirky tales, curious stories, wonderful individuals and bizarre events from Irish life.

Strikes, Pickets and Protests

A century of strikes, protests and pickets in Ireland, from the 1913 Lockout to the sit-in of Vita Cortex workers in 2012.

Before They Were Famous

Irish celebrities, politicians, sports people, actors, singers and performers in the early years of their careers.