The actor and comic charts the historical past of the colorful little characters who discovered their method into the hearts and bedtime tales of youngsters around the globe. The present will reveal which two characters — among the many 5 proposed by Adam Hargreaves in February and voted by greater than 73,000 individuals — will likely be becoming a member of the Mr Males Little Miss household in September with the discharge of two new books.
Storm Desmond and Storm Frank deliver injury and devastation throughout the nation, Irish rugby celebrates victory within the males’s and girls’s Six Nations championships, and Eire goes to the polls over same-sex marriage.
Three-part documentary on Roddy Doyle’s much-loved Barrytown trilogy — The Commitments, The Snapper and The Van. Actor Colm Meaney — who featured throughout the movie trilogy — explores the world of Barrytown. (will likely be on RTÉ One on Saturday, Might 22 and on Saturday, Might 29.)
This episode options classical and conventional music group Strung; Clancy Brothers member Robbie O’Connell; Riverdance and social media star, Tara Howley; and Mollaí Gough.
GAA — soccer. Division 1S Spherical 1, Roscommon v Dublin (throw-in 1.45pm, TG4); 1A Spherical 2, Galway v Limerick (throw-in 3.45pm, TG4). Premier League: West Bromwich Albion v Liverpool (kick-off 4.30pm, Sky Sports activities).
: Lyric FM, 6pm: a radio efficiency of the 1916 witness assertion of Dubliner Gerald Doyle: Gaelic footballer, and a member of B Firm of the Fourth Battalion of the Irish Volunteers.
, RTÉ 1, 7.30pm: John Fitzgerald talks about his first full-length assortment — having began in his late 40s — and Frank Ormsby, the present Eire Professor of Poetry, reads from 2019 assortment .
, RTÉ One, 9pm: Prematurely of World Fiddle Day on Might 22, Aoife Nic Cormaic talks to PJ Teahan from Sliabh Luachra, and hears newly-discovered recordings from legendary musicians Paddy Cronin, Julia Clifford and others.