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Tuesday 30 May 2023 Dublin: 10°C

# 1997

All time
# 1997 state papers
Republicans in the Maze allowed IRA prisoners build an escape tunnel 'as occupational therapy'
The Republican leadership had no intention of letting the prisoners escape.
# Reeling In The Years
Quiz: How well do you remember 1997?
It was 20 years ago today…
# living with lions
'BOD shook my hand and said, ‘Thank you very much, you’ve given me a career!'
20 years on from the series win over the Boks, tour documentary Living with Lions continues to make an impact.
# 1997
15 songs that you won't believe are now 20 years old
All of their music videos are 240p.
# memory lane
Quiz: How well do you remember Ken Doherty's World Snooker Championship success?
Cast your mind back 20 years to that famous night at the Crucible.
# pint baby
An Irish baby supping a pint on Nationwide in 1997 has become a phenomenon
Who is Pint Baby?
# Quiz
How Well Do You Remember These 1997 Bangers?
“I get knocked down, but I get up again…”
# Georgia
Woman executed in US despite last-minute appeal from Pope Francis
Kelly Gissendaner was sentenced to death after being found guilty of conspiring to murder her husband in 1997.
# Reeling In The Years
Remember when Garth Brooks was happy to play on top of a minibus in Bray?
Those were the days.
# fresh kit
New British and Irish Lions jersey unveiled... collars are back
The white embellishment returns for the first time since the successful tour to South Africa in 1997.
# Free-Kick
Scientists say Carlos’ famous free-kick was no fluke
The Brazillian player’s lightning bolt of a free doesn’t defy physics, as was once thought.