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TG4's weather forecast was presented from a magic carpet last night

A serious commitment to Halloween.


IF YOU WERE flicking around the channels last night searching for something spooky, hopefully you came across the TG4 weather report some time after 9pm.

Why? Well, presenter Caitlín Nic Aoidh did the whole thing on a magic carpet – and it was excellent.

Made even better because the TG4 weather scans over the nation like this

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Making it seem like an Irish Aladdin was on our screens

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They took to Twitter to show us how it was all put together

And there was one unseen hero in the whole process

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All hail the mystery blue genie lamp holder.

Their commitment to Halloween did not go unnoticed

Watch the full clip here.

Written by David Elkin and originally published on

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