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IRELAND’S SPELLING BEE The Eason National Spelling Bee competition is fast becoming the highlight of many school kids year. This hotly anticipated annual event is etched in the calendars of 11 and 12 year olds up and down the country. In this fascinating documentary we meet some of these amazing children as they prepare for the biggest test of their young lives. From the County finals to the nerve-wrecking Provincial Finals on the Ryan Tubridy radio show on RTÉ 2FM, these children experienced tension, panic, disappointment and elation with every word and every syllable spelled as the nation listened with bated breath.
FAIR CITY WEEK 36 Heartbroken Caoimhe and Damien struggle to come to terms with the death of their baby boy. Rachel arrives back from holidays with a new look and a new boy in two. Dermot comes under pressure from Deirdre and Ben.
NATIONWIDE This week on Nationwide, we pay a visit to County Leitrim to celebrate the 10th birthday of The Dock art space in Carrick-on-Shannon and to see how the town of Drumshanbo has coped with the issue of unemployment; we look at history and traditions in Irish businesses around the country; presenter Anne Cassin visits the National College of Art & Design Graduate Exhibition; and we meet the new Junior Infants at one of oldest schools in the country, Dromleigh National School in Macroom, County Cork.
RECRUITS ***NEW*** Two-part series RTÉ cameras go behind the scenes as the latest group of recruits battle to make it through the gruelling 17-week training to become fully fledged soldiers in the Irish Defence Forces. Thousands applied, 350 made it but can they stay the distance?
THE GENIUS OF GEORGE BOOLE Narrated by Oscar-winning actor Jeremy Irons, The Genius of George Boole assembles academics and industry leaders from across the globe to explore the life and importance of one of the world’s greatest unsung heroes.
GARDA DOWN UNDER ***NEW SERIES*** ***NEW SERIES*** GARDA DOWN UNDER is a brand new series following ex-Gardaí as they adapt to the cut and thrust of law enforcement in Western Australia, the world's biggest police district.
INSIDE SHANNON ***NEW SERIES*** With unprecedented access, Inside Shannon, filmed over a year, will give viewers a unique insight into life inside the airport.
A WEEK TO MY WEDDING ***NEW SERIES*** In this new series, we join six couples with one week to go to their wedding. A week set to be one of the most intense, stressful, unpredictable and exciting week of their lives. With 225 family and friends gathering to celebrate their marriage, in episode 1 we follow Maeve O'Hara and Brendan Kenny as they make their final preparations for their wedding day.