“Sex never came to Ireland until Telefís Éireann went on the air,” he said. Byrne seemed equally at home interviewing ...
He was a master of the gentle touch, treating child presenters on his program’s annual Toy Show — a beloved Christmas season ...
People can still face 10 years in jail for same-sex relations. “The United Nations called the laws draconian, and the move ...
In many ways, the Late Late was a typical chat show – a song or two, quizzes with prizes, laughs from visiting stars such as ...
He interviewed celebrities from Fred Astaire to fellow Dubliners U2, whose singer Bono and drummer Larry Mullen surprised Byrne on his last episode 20 years ago with a gift of a Harley-Davidson ...