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Waterfoot village in the Glens of Antrim.Northern Ireland Snapshots :
Local history and famous landmarks in the 1940s, 50s and 60s

18 programmes, 1 gallery

Programmes

Up Country
Broadcast: 1976
An interview with a shipbuilder whose job was to make the Titanic watertight.

News : Brewery & Social Clubs give beer to Troops
Broadcast: 1980
Working Men's Clubs send good cheer to the troops in Northern Ireland.

Nationwide : Scarva
Broadcast: 1981
The annual 'Sham Battle' celebrations take place in Northern Ireland.

Regional News : St Patrick's Day
Broadcast: 1987
Shamrocks and Mass feature on this regional bank holiday.

The Interview : George Best
Broadcast: 1996
Football legend George Best bares his soul about his personal life.

Documents

'Sensations': Telegram from Northern Ireland PM
Written: 1947
The government of Northern Ireland urges for the broadcast to be stopped.

'Sensations': BBC Northern Ireland Director expresses his disapproval of the play.
Written: 1947
Concerns that this play could damage the BBC's relationships in Northern Ireland.

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