Are you away for St Patrick's Day this year? Satirist Oliver Callan (as Taoiseach Enda Kenny) has the perfect solution to keep you connected with friends and family. Watch his special message below.

The new RTÉ Player International app launched as an iPhone and iPad app and is available to download from the App Store - you can start feasting on hundreds of hours of great Irish television content.

Available to download from the App Store for free, users can access 100 hours of free content, refreshed daily. The full content offering of 500 hours can be accessed and watched free of advertising for a monthly subscription of €8.99 ($8.99/£6.99) through the Apple Store.

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To download the app, click here.