Working on the European and Local Elections

Last weekend we were delighted to supply production and technical crew for RTE’s coverage of the European and Local Elections. Our people included vision mixers, statisticians, graphic operators, data in-putters, hospitality people and production assistants and they were involved in getting the figures out on air in both studios and on Outside Broadcasts In RTE,

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Broadcasting High Diving With Red Bull

High Diving Action in Dun Laoghaire: Dun Laoghaire Harbour basked in the sunshine last weekend as the world’s top Cliff Diving athletes competed in the Irish Round of the Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series.  Outside Boradcasting Broadcaster TPC Suisse handled the international TV coverage, rolling in their new UHD1 OB truck for the task. A

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Vision Mixing With The Stars #DWTS

The Final of Dancing with the Stars 2019 crowned Presenter Mairead Ronan and her professional dance partner John Nolan with the Glitterball Trophy, in a spectacular final show of this 12-week run. The hugely-popular third series for RTE, captivated over 500,000 in audience viewing figures each week. Last night’s programme was a glittering and packed

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Live Streaming; Behind The Scenes

Production People in conjunction with Nemeton, were delighted to be involved with TG4’s You Tube channel last weekend with over 5 hours Live Streaming coverage of the GAA Scór na nÓg Babhta Ceannais from the TF Royal Hotel, Castlebar, Co Mayo. Ireland’s newest young talents shone through in a very entertaining competition through eight Irish Traditional Music and Performance categories

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Deirdre says #ThanksLarry …

Yesterday afternoon in the RTE Radio Centre, the legend that is Larry Gogan celebrated 40 years on radio.  I had the privilege of being part of that assembled group to wish Larry well as he moves from 2FM to RTE Gold later this month.   Lovely tributes were paid from U2’s Larry Mullen Jr who wrote ‘We

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Find Out How To Get In On Burns Night…

BURNS NIGHT – BBC NORTHERN IRELAND FRIDAY 25TH JANUARY – 9pm Burns Night is an annual celebration on 25th January commemorating the contribution to Scottish culture of the poet, Robert Burns, who was born that day, 1759. The ‘Bard of Ayrshire’ or ‘The Ploughman Poet as he was also known, became extremely popular for the

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