As the country is confined to home in the battle against Covid-19, tonight's episode of Nationwide reminds us of the beauty in the Irish landscape. 

In tonight's episode, award-winning photographer Tina Claffey takes Bláthnaid Ni Chofaigh on an eco-bog walk in Offaly. Get a sneak peek in the video above.

Blathniad Ni C
Photo Credit: Kieran Harnett

Elsewhere, the show celebrates the wonderful surroundings of Birr Castle, exploring its contribution to astronomy, science and innovation and about pioneering woman Mary Ward and her connection to the castle's scientific history.