Dubliners head out of the city to enjoy the sunshine on a hot August day.

Crowds board buses in Dublin's city centre and head for the beaches along the Dublin coast. In Larch Hill in the Dublin mountains Boy Scouts are living under canvas and undertaking a range of campsite challenges.

An RTÉ News report broadcast on 22 August 1976. The footage shown here is mute.

Seapoint, Dublin (1976)
Seapoint, Dublin (1976)