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The 'oldest street photographer in Dublin' on why it's never too late to change careers
# Fair City
# Fair City

The 'oldest street photographer in Dublin' on why it's never too late to change careers

Sep 5th 2020, 8:00 PM 77,115 Views 0 Comments

Jim O’Callaghan, now 78, went to college in his late 50s and ended up with his dream job.

Fair City set to return to TV screens next month
# Carrigstown
# Carrigstown

Fair City set to return to TV screens next month

Aug 11th 2020, 10:13 AM 18,808 Views 54 Comments

Production on the show stopped in March due to the coronavirus.

Over 570,000 tune in as Mrs Brown's Boys tops RTÉ Christmas ratings for ninth year in a row
# Christmas Ratings
# Christmas Ratings

Over 570,000 tune in as Mrs Brown's Boys tops RTÉ Christmas ratings for ninth year in a row

Dec 30th 2019, 6:45 PM 27,370 Views 66 Comments

This year’s Christmas special was watched by an average audience of 574,000 people.

Fair City actress Jean Costello dies aged 76
# Rita Doyle
# Rita Doyle

Fair City actress Jean Costello dies aged 76

Dec 28th 2019, 6:36 PM 39,856 Views 13 Comments

She starred as Rita Doyle in Carrigstown until 2013.

30 years of Fair City: 'We have to be careful about what stories we tell. You don't want to jump into somebody's life'
# Fair City
# Fair City

30 years of Fair City: 'We have to be careful about what stories we tell. You don't want to jump into somebody's life'

Sep 18th 2019, 6:20 AM 16,856 Views 37 Comments

As Fair City celebrates its 30th birthday today, executive producer Brigie de Courcy reflects on how the hit soap has changed over the years.

Tonight's Fair City will pay tribute to the late Karl Shiels as it shows his final scenes
# RIP
# RIP

Tonight's Fair City will pay tribute to the late Karl Shiels as it shows his final scenes

Aug 7th 2019, 4:43 PM 32,251 Views 10 Comments

The 47-year-old actor died suddenly last month.

Fair City actor and theatre director Karl Shiels dies aged 47
# RIP
# RIP

Fair City actor and theatre director Karl Shiels dies aged 47

Jul 15th 2019, 2:44 PM 125,506 Views 26 Comments

The actor died suddenly, according to his management.

Tributes paid to late Fair City actor Tom Jordan
# Charlie Kelly
# Charlie Kelly

Tributes paid to late Fair City actor Tom Jordan

Jun 29th 2019, 7:37 PM 57,250 Views 22 Comments

Jordan had been on the long-running RTÉ soap since it began in 1989.

RTÉ spent over €2.38 million on new Fair City set
# Carrigstown
# Carrigstown

RTÉ spent over €2.38 million on new Fair City set

Jun 7th 2019, 8:38 PM 35,691 Views 64 Comments

Carrigstown received a major facelift earlier this year after RTÉ relocated the set.

Over 600,000 tune in as Mrs Brown's Boys tops RTÉ Christmas ratings for eighth year in a row
# Top Of The Tree
# Top Of The Tree

Over 600,000 tune in as Mrs Brown's Boys tops RTÉ Christmas ratings for eighth year in a row

Dec 27th 2018, 5:52 PM 37,518 Views 79 Comments

This year’s Christmas special was watched by an average audience of 612,000 people.

RTÉ launches revamped Player after complaints about 'terrible service'
# Fair City
# Fair City

RTÉ launches revamped Player after complaints about 'terrible service'

Dec 25th 2018, 3:00 PM 96,251 Views 73 Comments

Most problems were related to streaming and buffering.

Are You A Fair City Expert?
# Fair City
From The Daily Edge
# Fair City

Are You A Fair City Expert?

Jul 13th 2018, 8:00 AM 9,289 Views 5 Comments

Watching Fair City every night is finally about to pay off for someone out there.

Harry and Meghan to visit Famine Memorial as part of Dublin visit
# City Break
# City Break

Harry and Meghan to visit Famine Memorial as part of Dublin visit

Jun 26th 2018, 2:23 PM 24,761 Views 72 Comments

The pair are expected in Dublin on 10 July.

'A brilliant, funny, kind human being': Tributes pour in for Fair City star Alan O'Neill
# RIP
# RIP

'A brilliant, funny, kind human being': Tributes pour in for Fair City star Alan O'Neill

Jun 8th 2018, 9:18 AM 112,158 Views 13 Comments

O’Neill was best known in Ireland for his role as Keith McGrath in Fair City.

Which Fair City Character Is Your Ideal Match?
# Fair City
From The Daily Edge
# Fair City

Which Fair City Character Is Your Ideal Match?

May 30th 2018, 8:00 AM 12,018 Views 0 Comments

Let’s find out.

Fair City star avoids jail sentence for punching and biting ex-partner
# Patrick Fitzpatrick
# Patrick Fitzpatrick

Fair City star avoids jail sentence for punching and biting ex-partner

May 28th 2018, 4:07 PM 33,886 Views 16 Comments

Actor Patrick Fitzpatrick, who played Zumo Bishop on Fair City, pleaded guilty to the assault.

Saoirse Ronan's dad lands in Carrigstown for his Fair City debut tonight
# Fair City
From The Daily Edge
# Fair City

Saoirse Ronan's dad lands in Carrigstown for his Fair City debut tonight

Mar 6th 2018, 9:39 AM 4,122 Views 0 Comments

G’wan, Paul.

Minister says there are rents in Dublin 'at a fraction of headline figures'
# Fare City
# Fare City

Minister says there are rents in Dublin 'at a fraction of headline figures'

Feb 14th 2018, 9:19 AM 31,419 Views 136 Comments

“I know everybody always quotes the high areas, but there are rents available at a fraction of the cost quoted on the headline figures.”

Carrigstown is on the move after RTÉ gets green light to relocate Fair City set
# Set To Move
# Set To Move

Carrigstown is on the move after RTÉ gets green light to relocate Fair City set

Jan 16th 2018, 4:03 PM 24,089 Views 51 Comments

The broadcaster is proceeding with the move the set as part of its decision to sell 8.64 acres of land for €107.5m to Cairn Homes.

Where Would You Work If You Were A Character In Fair City?
# Carrigstown
From The Daily Edge
# Carrigstown

Where Would You Work If You Were A Character In Fair City?

Jan 1st 2018, 5:00 PM 8,736 Views 0 Comments

The unofficial Fair City aptitude test.

Which Fair City Character Are You?
# Fair City
From The Daily Edge
# Fair City

Which Fair City Character Are You?

Dec 6th 2017, 9:00 PM 21,176 Views 1 Comment

Would you fit in among the other characters in Carrigstown?

Quiz: How much do you know about Dublin?
# Fair City
# Fair City

Quiz: How much do you know about Dublin?

Nov 4th 2017, 8:00 PM 57,978 Views 48 Comments

Test yourself.

How Many Of These Fair City Characters Can You Name?
# Fair City
From The Daily Edge
# Fair City

How Many Of These Fair City Characters Can You Name?

Sep 25th 2017, 9:40 AM 20,490 Views 3 Comments

Do you know more about Fair City than you’re proud to admit?

Major Dublin city diversions have just come into effect
# South Quay
# South Quay

Major Dublin city diversions have just come into effect

Aug 4th 2017, 9:30 PM 32,284 Views 24 Comments

Have a look at what route is closed so you don’t spend too much of the Bank Holiday weekend stuck in traffic.

Actor who played Zumo Bishop on Fair City to be sentenced for assaulting his partner
# Sentencing
# Sentencing

Actor who played Zumo Bishop on Fair City to be sentenced for assaulting his partner

Jul 5th 2017, 2:04 PM 16,200 Views 0 Comments

He pleaded guilty to attacking his partner.

Fair City scriptwriter: 'Heather's brain injury is my brother's story too'
# Read Me
# Read Me

Fair City scriptwriter: 'Heather's brain injury is my brother's story too'

Jun 11th 2017, 7:30 PM 6,471 Views 19 Comments

Sometimes a storyline comes along that is different, that is deeply personal, writes Jennifer Davidson.

Poll: Do you watch Fair City?
# Is She Out Yet?
# Is She Out Yet?

Poll: Do you watch Fair City?

May 25th 2017, 8:35 AM 31,403 Views 60 Comments

Its long-running Katy storyline is finally nearing its end.

Everyone thought tonight was going to be when they finally ended the Katy storyline on Fair City
# But No
From The Daily Edge
# But No

Everyone thought tonight was going to be when they finally ended the Katy storyline on Fair City

May 24th 2017, 8:41 PM 8,807 Views 4 Comments

Never. Ending.

Carrigstown on the move as RTÉ lodges plan for new Fair City site
# Nutley Road
# Nutley Road

Carrigstown on the move as RTÉ lodges plan for new Fair City site

May 24th 2017, 6:15 PM 19,294 Views 41 Comments

The report states that the proposal “will not visually impact upon the existing properties in a significant way”.

Here's why that random leg was dangling from the wall in last night's Fair City
# Fair City
From The Daily Edge
# Fair City

Here's why that random leg was dangling from the wall in last night's Fair City

May 22nd 2017, 1:19 PM 14,290 Views 2 Comments

Continuity error or not, we’ve never seen someone climb a wall like that in our lives.

Did you know that Kane from Home and Away now works on Fair City?
# Soap Inception
From The Daily Edge
# Soap Inception

Did you know that Kane from Home and Away now works on Fair City?

May 19th 2017, 9:26 AM 18,502 Views 3 Comments

Carrigstown meets Summer Bay!

A Mayo bus company has a great solution to the never-ending Katy storyline on Fair City
# Get Me Out Of Here
From The Daily Edge
# Get Me Out Of Here

A Mayo bus company has a great solution to the never-ending Katy storyline on Fair City

May 15th 2017, 11:56 AM 8,557 Views 4 Comments

Finally.

'Visitors don't come for tacky, renamed districts': Claims fly over the future of Dublin Town
# Fair City
# Fair City

'Visitors don't come for tacky, renamed districts': Claims fly over the future of Dublin Town

Apr 27th 2017, 2:59 PM 603 Views 1 Comment

A campaign has been launched to scrap the city centre business group.

Fair City's Úna Kavanagh: 'I had a social welfare book called 'Unmarried Mother's Allowance''
# International Women's Day
# International Women's Day

Fair City's Úna Kavanagh: 'I had a social welfare book called 'Unmarried Mother's Allowance''

Mar 8th 2017, 7:30 PM 4,034 Views 45 Comments

Today, RTÉ will air an all female episode of Fair City, interlacing narratives of strong female characters, writes Úna Kavanagh.

Fair City is having an all-female episode... and they're all heading to the pub
# Here Come The Girls
# Here Come The Girls

Fair City is having an all-female episode... and they're all heading to the pub

Mar 8th 2017, 9:48 AM 18,735 Views 48 Comments

The show is celebrating International Women’s Day.

Can You Name The Classic Fair City Character?
# Quiz
From The Daily Edge
# Quiz

Can You Name The Classic Fair City Character?

Jan 19th 2017, 6:01 PM 8,757 Views 2 Comments

Dig deep into the recesses of your childhood memories…

'Financial difficulties' at RTÉ forced children's television cutbacks - but Fair City is safe
# Value For Money
# Value For Money

'Financial difficulties' at RTÉ forced children's television cutbacks - but Fair City is safe

Nov 25th 2016, 10:21 PM 15,031 Views 56 Comments

RTÉ are in discussions with the Trade Union Group after it admitted the move breached workers’ rights.

14 reasons Dublin is just the best place in winter
# Fair City
From The Daily Edge
# Fair City

14 reasons Dublin is just the best place in winter

Nov 17th 2016, 9:30 PM 6,852 Views 1 Comment

Even better when it snows.

Dublin homecoming set for tomorrow afternoon in Smithfield
# Capital Gains
From The42
# Capital Gains

Dublin homecoming set for tomorrow afternoon in Smithfield

Oct 1st 2016, 8:10 PM 21,862 Views 43 Comments

Dublin GAA fans will have the novelty of an All-Ireland celebration on a Sunday.

Quiz: Can you name the Dublin street?
# Fair City
# Fair City

Quiz: Can you name the Dublin street?

Jun 26th 2016, 8:45 PM 58,592 Views 27 Comments

The fair city is a tough one.

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