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#From the Archives

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

'I know how to take responsibility, in fact I've done it before': It's 25 years since Phil Hogan last resigned
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# From The Archives

'I know how to take responsibility, in fact I've done it before': It's 25 years since Phil Hogan last resigned

Aug 27th 2020, 6:00 PM 51,040 Views 38 Comments

Cast your minds back to 1995.

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

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

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

Nov 5th 2016, 3:14 PM 18,954 Views 9 Comments

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
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# From The Archives

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

Oct 1st 2016, 6:20 AM 19,269 Views 14 Comments

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

Apr 7th 2016, 5:06 PM 10,859 Views 11 Comments

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

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

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

Mar 24th 2016, 8:10 PM 11,527 Views 5 Comments

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
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# From The Archives

5 classic Manchester United v Barcelona encounters

Jul 25th 2015, 5:15 PM 8,621 Views 20 Comments

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
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# From The Archives

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

May 17th 2015, 2:06 PM 5,552 Views 9 Comments

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
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# From The Archives

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

Apr 27th 2015, 5:45 PM 3,172 Views 4 Comments

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?
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# From The Archives

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

Jan 23rd 2015, 2:26 PM 7,586 Views 7 Comments

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

Dec 13th 2014, 9:15 AM 33,058 Views 34 Comments

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

Apr 20th 2014, 10:15 AM 27,243 Views 88 Comments

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

Apr 19th 2014, 4:30 PM 12,828 Views 28 Comments

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
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# From The Archives

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

Mar 17th 2014, 9:45 AM 15,910 Views 44 Comments

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
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7 of our favourite Pat Kenny sporting moments on RTÉ

Jul 31st 2013, 9:30 PM 12,010 Views 21 Comments

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)
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# Flashback

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

Apr 27th 2013, 8:30 AM 5,067 Views 26 Comments

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
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# From The Archives

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

Apr 13th 2013, 5:00 PM 28,021 Views 33 Comments

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
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# From The Archives

7 documents from the archives of Irish emigrants in Britain

Apr 6th 2013, 9:15 AM 10,866 Views 23 Comments

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

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

Feb 15th 2012, 5:15 PM 3,532 Views 4 Comments

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