This site uses cookies to improve your experience and to provide services and advertising. By continuing to browse, you agree to the use of cookies described in our Cookies Policy. You may change your settings at any time but this may impact on the functionality of the site. To learn more see our Cookies Policy.
Dublin: 11 °C Saturday 6 June, 2020

18 photos that remind you what Irish TV was like a decade ago

2007 and we are all ancient.

1. You couldn’t turn on the telly in 2007 without encountering the “I don’t know what a tracker mortgage is” ad

212 Source: YouTube

Good times.

2. This was the cast of RTÉ’s Celebrity Jigs and Reels

12/12/2007. RTE's Celebrity Jigs n Reels Source:

3. Jake Stevens of Naked Camera was everywhere

jake Source: Youtube

4. The Panel was the go-to current affairs comedy show on RTÉ

thepanel Source: YouTube


5. This man was still at the helm of the Late Late

patll Source: YouTube

6. And Boyzone reunited on those weird tube-like Late Late seats

patll2 Source: Youtube

7. It was the year Xposé launched on TV3

xposetv3 Source: YouTube

8. And the classic RTÉ soccer panel were still in situ

panelit Source: Youtube

9. You could never forget the set on Tubridy Tonight

tonight Source: YouTube

It looked like New York in the backdrop.

10. Remember Soupy Norman?

soupy Source: RTE

Dubbed comedy has never hit the heights again.

11. This was the 2007 version of The Den

panelit2 Source: YouTube

12. Where Quizone was going strong – pitting children in jumpsuits against each for much of the ’00s

panelit3 Source: Youtube

13. The big telly face off that year was, of course…

18/5/2007. Election 2007 TV Debates Source:

14. And another comedy double act reigned supreme

podge Source: YouTube

15. David McWilliams was leading the line of celeb economists on the Late Late

davidmcw Source: RTE

16. And Morgan Kelly had his Roadrunner analogy on Prime Time

morgan Source: RTÉ

Nailed it.

17. We were coming to the bitter end of You’re A Star

koda Source: YouTube

With the future Kodaline going deep in the competition.

18. And finally… the excellent 2007 time capsule that is Dan & Becs started and ended this year

2007 Source: YouTube

Oh, memories.

DailyEdge is on Snapchat! Tap the button below to add!

  • Share on Facebook
  • Email this article

About the author:

David Elkin

Read next: