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#Zig and Zag

# zig-and-zag - Wednesday 5 August, 2020

'The lads who sold out on Ireland': How Zig and Zag's RTÉ exit caused a stir in the 1990s
# In The Archives
# In The Archives

'The lads who sold out on Ireland': How Zig and Zag's RTÉ exit caused a stir in the 1990s

Aug 5th 2020, 6:30 PM 48,866 Views 16 Comments

We take a look at the good, bad and the bizarre of Ireland’s TV past every Wednesday in The Tube.

# zig-and-zag - Sunday 9 September, 2018

Ray D'Arcy gave Derry Girls' Nicola Coughlan a Den t-shirt for a drawing she did when she was 8
# Derry Girls
From The Daily Edge
# Derry Girls

Ray D'Arcy gave Derry Girls' Nicola Coughlan a Den t-shirt for a drawing she did when she was 8

Sep 9th 2018, 9:47 AM 6,968 Views 0 Comments

Practically an artifact.

# zig-and-zag - Sunday 18 February, 2018

'The doorbell rings at 4am. It's a taxi with Joe Royle... We ended up having rasher sandwiches in the kitchen'
# Karl Marx Of The Left Wing
From The42
# Karl Marx Of The Left Wing

'The doorbell rings at 4am. It's a taxi with Joe Royle... We ended up having rasher sandwiches in the kitchen'

Feb 18th 2018, 9:30 PM 33,488 Views 24 Comments

As The42′s League of Ireland legends series is renewed for a second season, we chat to former Dundalk, Bohemians and Shamrock Rovers star Terry Eviston.

# zig-and-zag - Thursday 10 November, 2016

Irish people are reminiscing about the time Zig and Zag interviewed Donald Trump
# Back In The Day
From The Daily Edge
# Back In The Day

Irish people are reminiscing about the time Zig and Zag interviewed Donald Trump

Nov 10th 2016, 7:35 AM 6,263 Views 0 Comments

Very Presidential.

# zig-and-zag - Saturday 26 September, 2015

11 times Ray D'Arcy captured the nation's heart
# Pure Nostalgia
From The Daily Edge
# Pure Nostalgia

11 times Ray D'Arcy captured the nation's heart

Sep 26th 2015, 2:23 PM 8,291 Views 7 Comments

Dad dancing his way there.

# zig-and-zag - Monday 17 August, 2015

4 things you need to know about the new Zig and Zag TV show
# The Return
From The Daily Edge
# The Return

4 things you need to know about the new Zig and Zag TV show

Aug 17th 2015, 2:35 PM 4,225 Views 3 Comments

The lads from the Kaiser Chiefs do the theme song ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

# zig-and-zag - Wednesday 15 April, 2015

Good news for 80s kids (and their kids) ... Zig and Zag are returning to TV
# The Z Brothers
# The Z Brothers

Good news for 80s kids (and their kids) ... Zig and Zag are returning to TV

Apr 15th 2015, 6:00 AM 16,416 Views 39 Comments

The alien brothers are setting themselves up in a “half spaceship/half house in the ‘burbs’”.

Zig and Zag are back in a new form, and here's what they'll look like
# Zig And Zag
From The Daily Edge
# Zig And Zag

Zig and Zag are back in a new form, and here's what they'll look like

Apr 15th 2015, 6:00 AM 4,972 Views 2 Comments

Zigmund? Zagnatius? Is that you?

# zig-and-zag - Wednesday 31 December, 2014

The best archive pic we found this year
# RIP
# RIP

The best archive pic we found this year

Dec 31st 2014, 10:00 PM 31,383 Views 28 Comments

Ireland, 1989.

# zig-and-zag - Friday 19 December, 2014

6 brilliantly Irish nostalgia gifts for Christmas
# Retro
From The Daily Edge
# Retro

6 brilliantly Irish nostalgia gifts for Christmas

Dec 19th 2014, 12:24 PM 6,794 Views 5 Comments

The Fridge in the Denim Jacket!

# zig-and-zag - Saturday 6 December, 2014

7 people who actually could not deal with Bosco being on the Late Late
# Flashback
From The Daily Edge
# Flashback

7 people who actually could not deal with Bosco being on the Late Late

Dec 6th 2014, 10:43 AM 4,129 Views 4 Comments

AND Zig and Zag, AND Pajo.

# zig-and-zag - Friday 28 November, 2014

There's one copy of Never Mind the Zogabongs for sale online... for €80
# Ted Danson's Wig
From The Daily Edge
# Ted Danson's Wig

There's one copy of Never Mind the Zogabongs for sale online... for €80

Nov 28th 2014, 11:20 AM 2,350 Views 8 Comments

EIGHTY QUID!

# zig-and-zag - Tuesday 12 August, 2014

VIDEO: When Robin Williams met Zig and Zag
# RIP
# RIP

VIDEO: When Robin Williams met Zig and Zag

Aug 12th 2014, 9:11 AM 39,044 Views 18 Comments

It was chaos.

# zig-and-zag - Thursday 12 June, 2014

Remember Zig and Zag's amazing take on Eamon Dunphy and Johnny Giles?
# Amoan Grumpy
From The Daily Edge
# Amoan Grumpy

Remember Zig and Zag's amazing take on Eamon Dunphy and Johnny Giles?

Jun 12th 2014, 12:24 PM 7,722 Views 3 Comments

Bring them back for the world cup panels!

# zig-and-zag - Monday 26 May, 2014

This video of Zig and Zag is basically the Irish childhood in a nutshell
# Zogabongs
From The Daily Edge
# Zogabongs

This video of Zig and Zag is basically the Irish childhood in a nutshell

May 26th 2014, 10:30 PM 6,052 Views 10 Comments

NOTHING TO DO WITH TOAST!

# zig-and-zag - Monday 24 February, 2014

6 amazing and emotional Zig and Zag memories
# Tijuana Gypsy
From The Daily Edge
# Tijuana Gypsy

6 amazing and emotional Zig and Zag memories

Feb 24th 2014, 8:30 PM 7,434 Views 10 Comments

Amoan Gumpy, Draw with Don… all the greats.

# zig-and-zag - Tuesday 24 December, 2013

The Den Christmas Crisis: Ray, Zig and Zag save the day
# Scent Of Man
From The Daily Edge
# Scent Of Man

The Den Christmas Crisis: Ray, Zig and Zag save the day

Dec 24th 2013, 4:30 PM 29,592 Views 27 Comments

It’s 1992′s Christmas Crisis, when the Scent of Man was stolen, Ray’s clock was broken, and Christmas was almost ruined…

# zig-and-zag - Sunday 8 September, 2013

Things you'll ONLY understand if you grew up with Irish TV
# Gogglebox
From The Daily Edge
# Gogglebox

Things you'll ONLY understand if you grew up with Irish TV

Sep 8th 2013, 1:00 PM 63,006 Views 135 Comments

Roll it there Roisin!

# zig-and-zag - Friday 23 August, 2013

Ray D'Arcy's wedding has its own billboard... AND a message from King Joffrey
# Wedding Bells
From The Daily Edge
# Wedding Bells

Ray D'Arcy's wedding has its own billboard... AND a message from King Joffrey

Aug 23rd 2013, 9:49 AM 5,386 Views 0 Comments

If anyone knows how to plan a wedding, it’s King Joffrey.

# zig-and-zag - Wednesday 7 August, 2013

8 reasons we're glad Don Conroy is back in our lives
# Don The Replay
From The Daily Edge
# Don The Replay

8 reasons we're glad Don Conroy is back in our lives

Aug 7th 2013, 2:00 PM 4,047 Views 2 Comments

He’s set to make an appearance in the third season on Moone Boy.

# zig-and-zag - Wednesday 12 June, 2013

7 things that made you hate doing your homework
# Homework Blues
From The Daily Edge
# Homework Blues

7 things that made you hate doing your homework

Jun 12th 2013, 9:15 PM 4,854 Views 3 Comments

The worst thing about your childhood without a doubt.

# zig-and-zag - Sunday 17 March, 2013

Flashback! Zig and Zag do St. Patrick's Day
# Captain Shamrock
From The Daily Edge
# Captain Shamrock

Flashback! Zig and Zag do St. Patrick's Day

Mar 17th 2013, 10:15 AM 8,604 Views 8 Comments

Hould your whist….

# zig-and-zag - Saturday 2 March, 2013

The 10 greatest Irish double-acts of all time
# Twice As Nice
From The Daily Edge
# Twice As Nice

The 10 greatest Irish double-acts of all time

Mar 2nd 2013, 8:15 PM 22,703 Views 34 Comments

Two heads are better than one, it takes two to tango, twice as nice, double the fun etc etc.

# zig-and-zag - Friday 1 March, 2013

Retro telly alert: How Do You Do?
# Toilet Roll Inserts
From The Daily Edge
# Toilet Roll Inserts

Retro telly alert: How Do You Do?

Mar 1st 2013, 10:00 PM 9,500 Views 27 Comments

With Mary Fitzgerald.

# zig-and-zag - Sunday 24 February, 2013

18 albums every Irish household has owned
# Girl Put Your Records On
From The Daily Edge
# Girl Put Your Records On

18 albums every Irish household has owned

Feb 24th 2013, 8:45 AM 24,370 Views 99 Comments

From Oasis to A Woman’s Heart.

# zig-and-zag - Friday 1 February, 2013

Remember When This Happened Pic of the Day
# Pic Of The Day
From The Daily Edge
# Pic Of The Day

Remember When This Happened Pic of the Day

Feb 1st 2013, 3:07 PM 16,526 Views 17 Comments

Dustin the Turkey told Mary Robinson that she had smelly feet!

# zig-and-zag - Sunday 9 December, 2012

21 reasons to be happy here in Ireland
# Happiness
From The Daily Edge
# Happiness

21 reasons to be happy here in Ireland

Dec 9th 2012, 6:00 PM 119,595 Views 65 Comments

It’s been a tough week, but we’re still happy. Here’s why.

# zig-and-zag - Saturday 14 April, 2012

10 Irish TV shows that should be brought back
# Retro Box
From The Daily Edge
# Retro Box

10 Irish TV shows that should be brought back

Apr 14th 2012, 10:00 AM 57,036 Views 88 Comments

Blackboard Jungle… No Disco… The Den… we get all nostalgic about the TV programmes we’d love to see back on our screens again.

# zig-and-zag - Friday 6 January, 2012

RIP Bob Holness: Our top 5 favourite moments from Blockbusters
# Blockbusters
# Blockbusters

RIP Bob Holness: Our top 5 favourite moments from Blockbusters

Jan 6th 2012, 6:54 PM 13,226 Views 15 Comments

The presenter of the hugely popular Blockbusters quiz show died today. Here’s our picks for the top 5 best Blockbusters moments (including a surreal moment with Zig and Zag).

# zig-and-zag - Wednesday 10 August, 2011

RTÉ announces 110 new and returning series in autumn schedule
# Familiar Faces
From The Daily Edge
# Familiar Faces

RTÉ announces 110 new and returning series in autumn schedule

Aug 10th 2011, 3:03 PM 2,283 Views 48 Comments

Familiar faces like Mike Murphy, Gráinne Seoige and Zig and Zag will join the likes of Jedward on RTÉ’s screens this autumn.