The opening moments of the second RTÉ television station RTÉ 2.

The clock counts down to the opening of RTÉ's second television channel. The station's new presenters' Bernadette NÍ Ghallchóir, Raymond Maxwell and Roisin Harkin, welcome viewers to RTÉ 2.

RTÉ 2 promises to bring the best of BBC and ITV, two British stations as well as new Irish programming. All three presenters stand for the national anthem.