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The Day the Troubles Began

Documentary looking back at the historic Civil Rights march in Derry that took place on October 5th, 1968. Featuring interviews with many of those who took to the streets.

Northern Ireland has had many historic days in the last 40 years. October 5th, 1968 could be the most important. In this documentary, many of those who took part in the Civil Rights march in Derry on this date talk of the international influences that drove them to take to the streets in protest. Featuring interviews with the voices of dissent in America, Europe and Northern Ireland.

1 hour

Last on

Thu 9 Oct 2008 21:00

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Role Contributor
Producer Michael Fanning

Broadcasts

  • Mon 6 Oct 2008 21:00
  • Thu 9 Oct 2008 21:00