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'The lads who sold out on Ireland': How Zig and Zag's RTÉ exit caused a stir in the 1990s
# In The Archives
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# In The Archives

'The lads who sold out on Ireland': How Zig and Zag's RTÉ exit caused a stir in the 1990s

Aug 5th 2020, 6:30 PM 47,867 Views 16 Comments

We take a look at the good, bad and the bizarre of Ireland’s TV past every Wednesday in The Tube.

Ray D'Arcy gave Derry Girls' Nicola Coughlan a Den t-shirt for a drawing she did when she was 8
# Derry Girls
# Derry Girls

Ray D'Arcy gave Derry Girls' Nicola Coughlan a Den t-shirt for a drawing she did when she was 8

Sep 9th 2018, 9:47 AM 6,938 Views 0 Comments

Practically an artifact.

'The doorbell rings at 4am. It's a taxi with Joe Royle... We ended up having rasher sandwiches in the kitchen'
# Karl Marx Of The Left Wing
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# 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'

Feb 18th 2018, 9:30 PM 33,234 Views 24 Comments

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.

Irish people are reminiscing about the time Zig and Zag interviewed Donald Trump
# Back In The Day
# Back In The Day

Irish people are reminiscing about the time Zig and Zag interviewed Donald Trump

Nov 10th 2016, 7:35 AM 6,245 Views 0 Comments

Very Presidential.

11 times Ray D'Arcy captured the nation's heart
# Pure Nostalgia
# Pure Nostalgia

11 times Ray D'Arcy captured the nation's heart

Sep 26th 2015, 2:23 PM 8,248 Views 7 Comments

Dad dancing his way there.

4 things you need to know about the new Zig and Zag TV show
# The Return
# The Return

4 things you need to know about the new Zig and Zag TV show

Aug 17th 2015, 2:35 PM 4,162 Views 3 Comments

The lads from the Kaiser Chiefs do the theme song ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

Good news for 80s kids (and their kids) ... Zig and Zag are returning to TV
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# The Z Brothers

Good news for 80s kids (and their kids) ... Zig and Zag are returning to TV

Apr 15th 2015, 6:00 AM 16,384 Views 39 Comments

The alien brothers are setting themselves up in a “half spaceship/half house in the ‘burbs’”.

Zig and Zag are back in a new form, and here's what they'll look like
# Zig And Zag
# Zig And Zag

Zig and Zag are back in a new form, and here's what they'll look like

Apr 15th 2015, 6:00 AM 4,841 Views 2 Comments

Zigmund? Zagnatius? Is that you?

The best archive pic we found this year
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The best archive pic we found this year

Dec 31st 2014, 10:00 PM 31,378 Views 28 Comments

Ireland, 1989.

6 brilliantly Irish nostalgia gifts for Christmas
# Retro
# Retro

6 brilliantly Irish nostalgia gifts for Christmas

Dec 19th 2014, 12:24 PM 6,728 Views 5 Comments

The Fridge in the Denim Jacket!

7 people who actually could not deal with Bosco being on the Late Late
# Flashback
# Flashback

7 people who actually could not deal with Bosco being on the Late Late

Dec 6th 2014, 10:43 AM 4,098 Views 4 Comments

AND Zig and Zag, AND Pajo.

There's one copy of Never Mind the Zogabongs for sale online... for €80
# Ted Danson's Wig
# Ted Danson's Wig

There's one copy of Never Mind the Zogabongs for sale online... for €80

Nov 28th 2014, 11:20 AM 2,301 Views 8 Comments

EIGHTY QUID!

The 5 at 5: Tuesday
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# Take 5

The 5 at 5: Tuesday

Aug 12th 2014, 4:57 PM 7,103 Views 1 Comment

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

VIDEO: When Robin Williams met Zig and Zag
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VIDEO: When Robin Williams met Zig and Zag

Aug 12th 2014, 9:11 AM 39,003 Views 18 Comments

It was chaos.

Remember Zig and Zag's amazing take on Eamon Dunphy and Johnny Giles?
# Amoan Grumpy
# Amoan Grumpy

Remember Zig and Zag's amazing take on Eamon Dunphy and Johnny Giles?

Jun 12th 2014, 12:24 PM 7,661 Views 3 Comments

Bring them back for the world cup panels!

This video of Zig and Zag is basically the Irish childhood in a nutshell
# Zogabongs
# Zogabongs

This video of Zig and Zag is basically the Irish childhood in a nutshell

May 26th 2014, 10:30 PM 5,682 Views 10 Comments

NOTHING TO DO WITH TOAST!

6 amazing and emotional Zig and Zag memories
# Tijuana Gypsy
# Tijuana Gypsy

6 amazing and emotional Zig and Zag memories

Feb 24th 2014, 8:30 PM 7,379 Views 10 Comments

Amoan Gumpy, Draw with Don… all the greats.

The Den Christmas Crisis: Ray, Zig and Zag save the day
# Scent Of Man
# Scent Of Man

The Den Christmas Crisis: Ray, Zig and Zag save the day

Dec 24th 2013, 4:30 PM 29,462 Views 27 Comments

It’s 1992′s Christmas Crisis, when the Scent of Man was stolen, Ray’s clock was broken, and Christmas was almost ruined…

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 62,571 Views 135 Comments

Roll it there Roisin!

Ray D'Arcy's wedding has its own billboard... AND a message from King Joffrey
# Wedding Bells
# Wedding Bells

Ray D'Arcy's wedding has its own billboard... AND a message from King Joffrey

Aug 23rd 2013, 9:49 AM 5,373 Views 0 Comments

If anyone knows how to plan a wedding, it’s King Joffrey.

8 reasons we're glad Don Conroy is back in our lives
# Don The Replay
# Don The Replay

8 reasons we're glad Don Conroy is back in our lives

Aug 7th 2013, 2:00 PM 4,024 Views 2 Comments

He’s set to make an appearance in the third season on Moone Boy.

7 things that made you hate doing your homework
# Homework Blues
# Homework Blues

7 things that made you hate doing your homework

Jun 12th 2013, 9:15 PM 4,775 Views 3 Comments

The worst thing about your childhood without a doubt.

Flashback! Zig and Zag do St. Patrick's Day
# Captain Shamrock
# Captain Shamrock

Flashback! Zig and Zag do St. Patrick's Day

Mar 17th 2013, 10:15 AM 8,485 Views 8 Comments

Hould your whist….

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 21,798 Views 34 Comments

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

Retro telly alert: How Do You Do?
# Toilet Roll Inserts
# Toilet Roll Inserts

Retro telly alert: How Do You Do?

Mar 1st 2013, 10:00 PM 9,486 Views 27 Comments

With Mary Fitzgerald.

18 albums every Irish household has owned
# Girl Put Your Records On
# Girl Put Your Records On

18 albums every Irish household has owned

Feb 24th 2013, 8:45 AM 24,326 Views 99 Comments

From Oasis to A Woman’s Heart.

Remember When This Happened Pic of the Day
# Pic Of The Day
# Pic Of The Day

Remember When This Happened Pic of the Day

Feb 1st 2013, 3:07 PM 16,459 Views 17 Comments

Dustin the Turkey told Mary Robinson that she had smelly feet!

21 reasons to be happy here in Ireland
# Happiness
# Happiness

21 reasons to be happy here in Ireland

Dec 9th 2012, 6:00 PM 119,525 Views 65 Comments

It’s been a tough week, but we’re still happy. Here’s why.

10 Irish TV shows that should be brought back
# Retro Box
# Retro Box

10 Irish TV shows that should be brought back

Apr 14th 2012, 10:00 AM 56,011 Views 88 Comments

Blackboard Jungle… No Disco… The Den… we get all nostalgic about the TV programmes we’d love to see back on our screens again.

RIP Bob Holness: Our top 5 favourite moments from Blockbusters
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# Blockbusters

RIP Bob Holness: Our top 5 favourite moments from Blockbusters

Jan 6th 2012, 6:54 PM 12,767 Views 15 Comments

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).

Take 5: Wednesday
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# Take 5

Take 5: Wednesday

Aug 10th 2011, 4:47 PM 2,288 Views 7 Comments

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

RTÉ announces 110 new and returning series in autumn schedule
# Familiar Faces
# Familiar Faces

RTÉ announces 110 new and returning series in autumn schedule

Aug 10th 2011, 3:03 PM 2,268 Views 48 Comments

Familiar faces like Mike Murphy, Gráinne Seoige and Zig and Zag will join the likes of Jedward on RTÉ’s screens this autumn.