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Before Normal People: A brief history of Irish TV sex controversies
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# The Tube

Before Normal People: A brief history of Irish TV sex controversies

May 20th 2020, 9:49 PM 32,280 Views 30 Comments

Introducing The Tube: We’ll be taking a look at the good, the bad and the ugly of Ireland’s TV past every Wednesday evening.

Dónall Farmer - who played Fr Tim Devereux on Glenroe - dies aged 81
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Dónall Farmer - who played Fr Tim Devereux on Glenroe - dies aged 81

Dec 6th 2018, 12:23 PM 18,485 Views 9 Comments

Dónall is survived by his wife Eileen and children Orla, Catherine and Dónall.

10 Truly Distressing Symptoms Of Sunday Fear
# Stop All The Clocks
# Stop All The Clocks

10 Truly Distressing Symptoms Of Sunday Fear

Aug 21st 2016, 9:30 PM 4,702 Views 0 Comments

Just leave us here to perish.

This lad was spotted wearing a Glenroe tshirt at the World Snooker Championships
# Biddy And Miley
# Biddy And Miley

This lad was spotted wearing a Glenroe tshirt at the World Snooker Championships

Apr 20th 2016, 8:34 AM 7,733 Views 0 Comments

The true winner of the championship.

Irish kids watched Bosco and The Den and were hilariously unimpressed
# The Magic Door
# The Magic Door

Irish kids watched Bosco and The Den and were hilariously unimpressed

Apr 5th 2016, 9:26 AM 5,714 Views 5 Comments

“IT’S A CREEPY DOLL!” It’s Bosco. Respect your elders.

One of Glenroe's friendliest faces, Robert Carrickford, has died aged 88
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One of Glenroe's friendliest faces, Robert Carrickford, has died aged 88

Mar 15th 2016, 10:20 PM 22,850 Views 23 Comments

Carrickford played Stephen Brennan in the RTÉ drama.

Wesley Burrowes, the man behind Glenroe, has died
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Wesley Burrowes, the man behind Glenroe, has died

Dec 31st 2015, 6:48 PM 12,207 Views 16 Comments

He was 85.

Glenroe had every Irish person panicking about their homework last night
# Sunday Night Fear
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# Sunday Night Fear

Glenroe had every Irish person panicking about their homework last night

Dec 28th 2015, 3:49 PM 27,232 Views 29 Comments

*Glenroe theme music starts* I HAVEN’T DONE MY GEOGRAPHY!

Glenroe had every Irish person panicking about their homework last night
# Well Holy God
# Well Holy God

Glenroe had every Irish person panicking about their homework last night

Dec 28th 2015, 7:54 AM 6,445 Views 5 Comments

*Glenroe theme music starts* I HAVEN’T DONE MY GEOGRAPHY!

What to watch on TV tonight: Sunday
# Tv Picks
# Tv Picks

What to watch on TV tonight: Sunday

Dec 27th 2015, 4:34 PM 6,349 Views 0 Comments

Here are the shows that’ll be on your Twitter timeline this evening

8 school tours that could only have happened in Ireland
# Welcome To Quinnsworth
# Welcome To Quinnsworth

8 school tours that could only have happened in Ireland

Jul 29th 2015, 4:38 PM 12,167 Views 11 Comments

“I can still smell the place”

QUIZ: Who said it... Glenroe or Fifty Shades of Grey?
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QUIZ: Who said it... Glenroe or Fifty Shades of Grey?

Feb 15th 2015, 2:15 PM 51,215 Views 39 Comments

Family farm or room of pain?

Glenroe actress Eileen Colgan passes away
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Glenroe actress Eileen Colgan passes away

Mar 10th 2014, 10:45 PM 59,504 Views 30 Comments

She was best known for her roles as Esther Roche in Fair City and Mynah in Glenroe.

Colin Farrell grew up watching Glenroe just like the rest of us
# Aul Biddy
# Aul Biddy

Colin Farrell grew up watching Glenroe just like the rest of us

Feb 18th 2014, 6:22 PM 3,461 Views 1 Comment

When Biddy met Farreller.

Which Glenroe character are you?
# Well Holy God
# Well Holy God

Which Glenroe character are you?

Jan 12th 2014, 8:15 PM 25,463 Views 47 Comments

Are you more of a Teasie or a Fidelma?

13 things that are giving you the worst Sunday night fear EVER
# Theresa Lowe
# Theresa Lowe

13 things that are giving you the worst Sunday night fear EVER

Jan 5th 2014, 8:15 PM 71,239 Views 79 Comments

EVER!

Bored? Here's the Christmas episode of Glenroe from 1995
# Biddy And Miley
# Biddy And Miley

Bored? Here's the Christmas episode of Glenroe from 1995

Dec 25th 2013, 2:00 PM 1,610 Views 1 Comment

That theme music. Like nostalgia in a bottle.

11 fictional families we all wanted to be part of
# We Are Family
# We Are Family

11 fictional families we all wanted to be part of

Oct 12th 2013, 6:30 PM 29,240 Views 51 Comments

We’ll take the good with the bad.

14 on-screen duos that need to get back together
# Back For Good?
# Back For Good?

14 on-screen duos that need to get back together

Oct 8th 2013, 9:30 PM 20,852 Views 94 Comments

From Frasier and Niles to Bunk and McNulty.

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

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

Sep 8th 2013, 1:00 PM 62,488 Views 135 Comments

Roll it there Roisin!

What's the greatest episode of Irish television, ever?
# Miley And Fidelma
# Miley And Fidelma

What's the greatest episode of Irish television, ever?

Aug 4th 2013, 9:30 AM 30,175 Views 84 Comments

The Den? Glenroe? The Family? Hands?

ALERT! You may be suffering from the Sunday Night Fear
# Sunday Night Fear
# Sunday Night Fear

ALERT! You may be suffering from the Sunday Night Fear

Jul 14th 2013, 8:15 PM 31,682 Views 37 Comments

AKA the Back-To-Work Fear. Here’s how to recognise it…

7 tv spin-offs the Breaking Bad creators could learn from
# Better Call Saul
# Better Call Saul

7 tv spin-offs the Breaking Bad creators could learn from

Jul 4th 2013, 5:37 PM 2,142 Views 1 Comment

There’s a show about Saul Goodman in the mix!

Interview: 'I just want to be seen as an actor, not a Traveller actor'
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# Read Me

Interview: 'I just want to be seen as an actor, not a Traveller actor'

Apr 28th 2013, 7:30 PM 1,845 Views 75 Comments

Starring in the new movie, King of the Travellers, Michael Collins says he wanted the film to be realistic of the Travelling community. Here he tells us about being refused from Dublin pubs, not getting roles in movies, and coming up against everyday prejudices.

7th Heaven, Little House and MT USA - 8 extreme Sunday telly memories
# Sunday Fear
# Sunday Fear

7th Heaven, Little House and MT USA - 8 extreme Sunday telly memories

Apr 14th 2013, 8:15 PM 28,218 Views 74 Comments

Is your homework done?

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

The 10 greatest Irish double-acts of all time

Mar 2nd 2013, 8:15 PM 21,649 Views 34 Comments

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

5 classic Irish TV shows that should be remade in the US
# Telly
# Telly

5 classic Irish TV shows that should be remade in the US

Feb 18th 2013, 6:30 PM 19,366 Views 11 Comments

And who we’d cast in them.

6 vintage Glenroe stars… where are they now?
# Well Holy God
# Well Holy God

6 vintage Glenroe stars… where are they now?

Nov 25th 2012, 6:30 PM 102,523 Views 54 Comments

Where in the World will be on soon. Do you have your homework done?

WARNING: These things are likely to make you feel old
# Old Old Wooden Ship
# Old Old Wooden Ship

WARNING: These things are likely to make you feel old

Oct 17th 2012, 2:52 PM 5,653 Views 4 Comments

Eminem is 40 day. That made us feel old. Also, Sabrina the Teenage Witch is 35.

(Really hard) Irish citizenship test: will you pass?
# Irish Test
# Irish Test

(Really hard) Irish citizenship test: will you pass?

Sep 27th 2012, 2:58 PM 71,955 Views 82 Comments

Do you remember what Biddy and Miley’s daughters were called?

Glenroe was "an embarrassment" to RTE, says Biddy
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Glenroe was "an embarrassment" to RTE, says Biddy

Aug 8th 2012, 9:14 AM 22,587 Views 64 Comments

“Urban Dublin arts press never had much time for us” says actress Mary McEvoy

Beloved actor David Kelly dies at 82 after short illness
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# David Kelly

Beloved actor David Kelly dies at 82 after short illness

Feb 12th 2012, 9:15 PM 18,517 Views 69 Comments

The beloved actor of stage and screen dies after a short illness in hospital. He was 82.

Glenroe’s Miley, Mick Lally, passes away at 64
# R.I.P.
# R.I.P.

Glenroe’s Miley, Mick Lally, passes away at 64

Aug 31st 2010, 10:12 AM 1,211 Views 0 Comments

The much loved star of Glenroe and one of Ireland’s best-known actors dies aged 64.