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Thursday 8 June 2023 Dublin: 12°C

# the channels

All time
Ireland's 30-year love affair with Home & Away: A shot of vitamin D in our poxy winter
The Australian soap has become a must-watch in many households. But what has given this Aussie rollercoaster such a warm place in Irish hearts? Emer McLysaght investigates ahead of the show’s 30th birthday tomorrow.
# the channels
9 television-based horrors kids today will never have to face
The struggle is real.
# avocado suite
11 things that made you posh in 1980s Ireland
Was this your house? No, it was probably your fancy neighbours.
# the channels
12 things Ireland's new TV channel simply must include
If it wants to be taken seriously as an Irish channel at all, at all.
# Hard Times
How to identify someone who grew up without 'The Channels'
How many remember The Children’s Channel envy?
# freebies
9 things that used to be free... but aren't now
Little bags of pretzels on airplanes, plastic bags, ‘the channels’… we miss the days of freebies.