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# Zig and Zag

All time
# in the archives
'The lads who sold out on Ireland': How Zig and Zag's RTÉ exit caused a stir in the 1990s
We take a look at the good, bad and the bizarre of Ireland’s TV past every Wednesday in The Tube.
# derry girls
Ray D'Arcy gave Derry Girls' Nicola Coughlan a Den t-shirt for a drawing she did when she was 8
Practically an artifact.
# karl marx of the left wing
'The doorbell rings at 4am. It's a taxi with Joe Royle... We ended up having rasher sandwiches in the kitchen'
As The42′s League of Ireland legends series is renewed for a second season, we chat to former Dundalk, Bohemians and Shamrock Rovers star Terry Eviston.
# back in the day
Irish people are reminiscing about the time Zig and Zag interviewed Donald Trump
Very Presidential.
# pure nostalgia
11 times Ray D'Arcy captured the nation's heart
Dad dancing his way there.
# The Return
4 things you need to know about the new Zig and Zag TV show
The lads from the Kaiser Chiefs do the theme song ¯\_(ツ)_/¯
# the z brothers
Good news for 80s kids (and their kids) ... Zig and Zag are returning to TV
The alien brothers are setting themselves up in a “half spaceship/half house in the ‘burbs’”.
# Zig and Zag
Zig and Zag are back in a new form, and here's what they'll look like
Zigmund? Zagnatius? Is that you?
The best archive pic we found this year
Ireland, 1989.
# retro
6 brilliantly Irish nostalgia gifts for Christmas
The Fridge in the Denim Jacket!
# Flashback
7 people who actually could not deal with Bosco being on the Late Late
AND Zig and Zag, AND Pajo.
# ted danson's wig
There's one copy of Never Mind the Zogabongs for sale online... for €80
VIDEO: When Robin Williams met Zig and Zag
It was chaos.
# amoan grumpy
Remember Zig and Zag's amazing take on Eamon Dunphy and Johnny Giles?
Bring them back for the world cup panels!
# zogabongs
This video of Zig and Zag is basically the Irish childhood in a nutshell
# tijuana gypsy
6 amazing and emotional Zig and Zag memories
Amoan Gumpy, Draw with Don… all the greats.
# scent of man
The Den Christmas Crisis: Ray, Zig and Zag save the day
It’s 1992′s Christmas Crisis, when the Scent of Man was stolen, Ray’s clock was broken, and Christmas was almost ruined…
# Gogglebox
Things you'll ONLY understand if you grew up with Irish TV
Roll it there Roisin!
# Wedding Bells
Ray D'Arcy's wedding has its own billboard... AND a message from King Joffrey
If anyone knows how to plan a wedding, it’s King Joffrey.
# don the replay
8 reasons we're glad Don Conroy is back in our lives
He’s set to make an appearance in the third season on Moone Boy.
# homework blues
7 things that made you hate doing your homework
The worst thing about your childhood without a doubt.
# captain shamrock
Flashback! Zig and Zag do St. Patrick's Day
Hould your whist….
# twice as nice
The 10 greatest Irish double-acts of all time
Two heads are better than one, it takes two to tango, twice as nice, double the fun etc etc.
# toilet roll inserts
Retro telly alert: How Do You Do?
With Mary Fitzgerald.
# girl put your records on
18 albums every Irish household has owned
From Oasis to A Woman’s Heart.
# pic of the day
Remember When This Happened Pic of the Day
Dustin the Turkey told Mary Robinson that she had smelly feet!
# Happiness
21 reasons to be happy here in Ireland
It’s been a tough week, but we’re still happy. Here’s why.
# retro box
10 Irish TV shows that should be brought back
Blackboard Jungle… No Disco… The Den… we get all nostalgic about the TV programmes we’d love to see back on our screens again.
# blockbusters
RIP Bob Holness: Our top 5 favourite moments from Blockbusters
The presenter of the hugely popular Blockbusters quiz show died today. Here’s our picks for the top 5 best Blockbusters moments (including a surreal moment with Zig and Zag).
# Familiar faces
RTÉ announces 110 new and returning series in autumn schedule
Familiar faces like Mike Murphy, Gráinne Seoige and Zig and Zag will join the likes of Jedward on RTÉ’s screens this autumn.