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#From the Archives

# from-the-archives - Thursday 27 August, 2020

# from-the-archives - Saturday 5 November, 2016

Seventy years ago today, the social history of Ireland began changing forever Wire To Wire This post contains videos This post contains images

Seventy years ago today, the social history of Ireland began changing forever

Almost two million people were without electricity in rural Ireland in 1946.

# from-the-archives - Saturday 1 October, 2016

'Stop daydreaming': Public service films and bizarre ads from the Ireland of decades past

See the Howth Tram which went out of service in 1959, an etiquette announcement on how to behave properly in church, and the bizarre public information film called Love and Money.

# from-the-archives - Thursday 7 April, 2016

15 years ago, Liverpool went to Dortmund and won an absolutely bonkers Uefa Cup final

The German city has some happy memories for the Reds though it proved a pretty nerve-wrangling encounter against Alaves back in 2001.

# from-the-archives - Thursday 24 March, 2016

From The42 'Would he kill his granny to win the game?' - Seven of John Giles' best bits on RTÉ From The Archives This post contains videos

'Would he kill his granny to win the game?' - Seven of John Giles' best bits on RTÉ

The 75-year-old will end his 31-year association with the state broadcaster after Euro 2016.

# from-the-archives - Saturday 25 July, 2015

5 classic Manchester United v Barcelona encounters

The teams meet tonight in California at 9pm Irish time.

# from-the-archives - Sunday 17 May, 2015

Flashback: This day 9 years ago, Arsenal got oh-so-close to their Holy Grail

The Gunners looked set to lift the 2006 Champions League but for a late rally from Barcelona.

# from-the-archives - Monday 27 April, 2015

Flashback: It's over 20 years since Everton last beat Man United 3-0

How many of these names can you remember from August 1992?

# from-the-archives - Friday 23 January, 2015

How many players do you remember from the last time Manchester United faced Cambridge?

The teams clashed in a two-legged League Cup tie in 1991.

# from-the-archives - Saturday 13 December, 2014

These unpublished photos show familiar Irish faces like you've never seen them before

Photographer Conor Horgan has gone through his work to pick out the great photos that never saw the light.

# from-the-archives - Sunday 20 April, 2014

Video: Watch Michael Collins address a crowd before it gets broken up by gunshots From The Archives This post contains videos

Video: Watch Michael Collins address a crowd before it gets broken up by gunshots

Collins gives an impassioned speech before shots are fired and some fights break out.

# from-the-archives - Saturday 19 April, 2014

90 Years On: Ireland 'healing her wounds' from years of war

Amazing new footage from 1924.

# from-the-archives - Monday 17 March, 2014

1953 St Patrick's Day photo shows US soldiers preparing Irish-decorated bomb

The US Army soldiers – originally from Sligo and Dublin – were fighting communists in Korea.

# from-the-archives - Wednesday 31 July, 2013

7 of our favourite Pat Kenny sporting moments on RTÉ

And the time he met the Leinster rugby team at the airport.

# from-the-archives - Saturday 27 April, 2013

Fianna Fáil's 1980 Ard Fheis... with added Larry Gogan (and fancy raffle prizes)

Seven day tour of European capitals, anyone?

# from-the-archives - Saturday 13 April, 2013

Pics: Black and white archive photos of Dublin, as seen in Strumpet City

Dublin City Public Libraries has taken old photographs of Dublin and juxtaposed them with quotes from James Plunkett’s seminal novel about the 1913 Lockout. Take a look…

# from-the-archives - Saturday 6 April, 2013

7 documents from the archives of Irish emigrants in Britain

London Metropolitan University is documenting the history of Irish people in Britain. Here are just some of the things they’ve found for their archive.

# from-the-archives - Wednesday 15 February, 2012

From The Daily Edge Video: Take Jacqueline Kennedy’s tour of the White House Work Can Wait This post contains videos

Video: Take Jacqueline Kennedy’s tour of the White House

It’s 50 years since Jackie Kennedy’s televised tour opened the doors of the White House to the public. Check it out…