Home-grown Documentary, National Sport and Uniquely Irish Entertainment: It’s Summer on RTÉ One, RTÉ2 and RTÉjr Bringing viewers the best in home-grown documentaries, new music and entertainment, live national and international sporting action, and home-produced Irish children’s content, RTÉ One, RTÉ2 and RTÉjr are set for a busy summer.
THE ADVENTURES OF JUNIOR BEAR **NEW RTÉJR SERIES** The Adventures of Junior Bear is about a teddy bear called Junior Bear who visits the homes of ten different children joining them in all the activities and games they love to do. Each episode kicks off in The Playgroup where one child is chosen to take Junior Bear home for a few days. The children take him on all sorts of fun adventures from birthday parties to train trips, a visit to the dog groomers, the aquarium, the natural history museum and of course, a trip to feed the ducks. This is a unique insight into young children and their world.
LILY’S DRIFTWOOD BAY Driftwood Bay is a special island that exists in the imagination of Lily, who creates a world of adventure and friendship from different treasures she finds washed up on the beach.Lily is 5 years old and lives with her Dad in a little hut on the beach. Across the way is Driftwood Bay – the island that Lily can see from her window, and it is here that the characters that she has created in her imagination come to life. Every day the sea washes up a new treasure which sparks Lily’s imagination about what might be happening on Driftwood Bay. And so, accompanied by her best friend Gull, the clever seagull, an adventure begins as they go across the way to Driftwood Bay.
RTÉ YOUNG PEOPLE’S PROGRAMMES – CHRISTMAS 2014 – RTÉ2 & RTÉjr Christmas on RTÉjr runs from 15 – 28 December when the schedule is full of old classics and new favourites sprinkled with films and songs about the holiday season.
CHRISTMAS and NEW YEAR on RTÉ One, RTÉ2 and RTÉjr RTÉ today, 2nd December, unveiled its bumper festive line-up across RTÉ One, RTÉ2 and RTÉjr with a huge range of programming to keep everyone entertained over the Christmas season.
Rugby legend Donncha O’Callaghan launches Awesome Autumn, a new season of programming on RTÉjr, Ireland’s only dedicated children’s channel Munster and Irish rugby legend, Donncha O’Callaghan celebrated his new series on RTÉjr ‘What’s Your Game?’ by joining the stars of another new series Twigín to launch an exciting new season of programming on RTÉjr, the award-winning TV, Radio and Online service designed specifically for youngsters aged under 7 and their older friends and family. […]
SHH… ITS QUIET TIME | RTÉ JR Why not wind down with one of RTÉjrs bedtime stories read by all your favorite RTÉjr faces including Emma O’Driscoll, Reuben and Bó, Martina Carey, Miriam Devitt and Muireann Ni Chíobháin.
***NEW SERIES*** WILDERNUTS A new series for RTÉ Jr, Wildernuts introduces pre-schoolers to the wonders of nature, biodiversity and ecology in a thrilling, quest-based format.
***NEW SERIES*** PUNKY RTÉjr’s original animated television series 'Punky' is back for a second season, delighting pre-school children with more stories from the everyday life of Punky, a little girl who has Down Syndrome.
RTÉ YOUNG PEOPLE’S PROGRAMMES – CHRISTMAS 2013 – RTÉ TWO & RTÉjr ON RTÉ TWO THIS CHRISTMAS: elev8 Presenters Seán Regan, Diana Bunici and Ivan Minnock have written their letters to Santa, hung up their stockings in the elev8 loft and baked their home-made mince pies (but we can’t promise they’re edible) – they’re all set for a Christmas-tastic week of festive fun!   For three months […]