Céad fiche cúig bliain is an lá inniu a rugadh iar-Uachtarán na hÉireann, Éamon de Valera. Seoadh leabhar agus sraith cláracha raidió ina thaobh i mBaile Átha Cliath inniu.

On the 125th anniversary of Eamon de Valera's birth, Taoiseach Bertie Ahern launches, Diarmaid Ferriter's book, 'Judging Dev'. An RTÉ radio series of the same name and a website tracing de Valera's life and career as recorded by radio and television was also launched.

The Taoiseach, Bertie Ahern launches 'Judging Dev' a new book about Eamon de Valera by Diarmaid Ferriter at the Royal Irish Academy.

The report shows the Taoiseach speaking, and Cathal Goan and Diarmaid Ferriter seated. Pádraig Ó Buachalla of the Royal Irish Academy explains how the book portrays a different image of Eamon de Valera.

A computer screen is showing a page from the RTÉ Libraries and Archives website about radio and television coverage of the career of Eamon de Valera.