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All Episodes 2007

  • 2019-01-19T19:00:00+00:00s at 2019-01-19T19:00:00+00:00 on RTÉ One
  • 1993-10-24T00:00:00Z
  • 30 mins
  • 3 days, 17 hours, 30 mins
  • Ireland
  • News, Special Interest
Nationwide is a television programme shown in Ireland each Monday, Wednesday and Friday evening at 19:00. Produced by RTÉ Cork, and broadcast on RTÉ One for around 30 minutes, it is presented by Anne Cassin and Mary Kennedy. Nationwide focuses on human interest stories and cultural events across the country.

215 episodes

Special 1 Extras: Cork

  • 2007-06-07T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

Micheal Ryan and Mary Kennedy visit Kinsale, an ideal location for sailing and the culinary capital of Ireland.

Special 2 Extras: Longford

  • 2007-07-27T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

A look at flying in Abbeyshrule Airport as an alternative activity during your holiday in Ireland.

Special 3 Extras: Cavan

  • 2009-12-07T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

A look at the magnificent Cavan Geopark and the world renowned marble arch caves.

Special 4 Extras: Armagh

  • 2009-09-10T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

Michael Fisher takes a look at the Bramley Apple picking in the orchard county.

Special 5 Extras: Antrim

  • 2010-07-21T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

Brendan Wright discovers more about the original use of Carrick-a-Rede Rope Bridge, which is now a major tourist attraction.

Special 6 Extras: Monaghan

  • 2010-09-12T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

A tour around the stunning Castle Leslie with Sammy Leslie herself and a look back at it's fascinating history.

Special 7 Extras: Tyrone

  • 2013-04-01T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

Nationwide visits the Omagh Bombing Memorial Garden.

Special 8 Extras: Sligo

  • 2014-11-06T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

Discover some the amazing experiences that await along the Sligo stretch of the Wild Atlantic Way.

Special 9 Extras: Kildare

  • 2014-02-07T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

Explore Arthurs' Way and learn the history of Ireland's most famous drink with the great, great, great, great grandson of Arthur Guinness.

Special 10 Extras: Donegal

  • 2014-11-07T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

Stunning views and rugged mountains, it must be the Slieve League Peninsula.

Special 11 Extras: Derry

  • 2014-11-10T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

Mary Kennedy visits 'The Diamond' which was originally erected as a WWI monument to the fallen.

Special 12 Extras: Kerry

  • 2015-02-23T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

Nationwide visits the beautiful seaside resort of Ballyheigue and explores the history of the area.

Special 13 Extras: Down

  • 2015-03-16T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

Walk with us along St. Patrick's Camino a major walking project launched in Downpatrick.

Special 14 Extras: Wexford

  • 2015-05-08T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

Discover the Irish National Heritage Park

Special 15 Extras: Tipperary

  • 2015-05-13T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

Travel along the beautiful River Suir and discover all it has to offer.

Special 16 Extras: Offaly

  • 2015-07-10T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

An adventure in the Lough Boora Discovery Park, a great natural amenity which is over 2,000 hectares in size.

Special 17 Extras: Dublin

  • 2015-07-15T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

Welcome to Teeling Distillery, the first new whiskey distillery to open in Ireland for 150 years.

Special 18 Extras: Limerick

  • 2015-07-29T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

The Church of St. Nicholas celebrates its 700th year in the beautiful town of Adare.

Special 19 Extras: Leitrim

  • 2015-08-31T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

Like art, craft and design? Then the Design House in Leitrim is for you.

Special 20 Extras: Roscommon

  • 2015-09-18T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

Nationwide explore Lough Gara and the hidden gems that lie there.

Special 21 Extras: Louth

  • 2015-10-05T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

Anne Cassin takes a trip to the well known Moorland Cafe in Drogheda and visits McCloskey's bakery.

Special 22 Extras: Westmeath

  • 2015-10-12T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

A visit to a cookery school with a difference in the Agricultural College in Multyfarnham.

Special 23 Extras: Clare

  • 2015-10-25T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

A unique collection of Irish music and songs has been donated to Clare County Library.

Special 24 Extras: Waterford

  • 2015-10-25T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

Damien Tiernan visits the iconic Waterford Crystal company in the city.

Special 25 Extras: Laois

  • 2015-10-30T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

Take a trip to Mountmellick to see the creative street art.

Special 26 Extras: Wicklow

  • 2015-10-30T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

Fancy a ghost hunt? Wicklow Gaol has been listed as one of the most haunted places on earth.

Special 27 Extras: Galway

  • 2016-01-13T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

An insight into island life from the largest of the Aran Islands, Inis Mór.

Special 28 Extras: Fermanagh

  • 2016-02-15T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

Niall Martin spends the night under the stars in a Bubble Dome in a Finn Lough resort.

Special 29 Extras: Meath

  • 2016-04-20T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

Mary Kennedy visits the world famous Newgrange and digs in to it's fascinating history.

Special 30 Extras: Carlow

  • 2016-04-22T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

Nationwide travels to South Carlow to the picturesque and historic village of St. Mullin's.

Special 31 Extras: Kilkenny

  • 2016-06-10T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

Step back into the past with a trip to Graiguenamanagh, a beautiful 13th century town.

Special 32 Extras: Mayo

  • 2016-06-13T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

Experience the 'Children of Lir' loop which hosts some of the best views along the Wild Atlantic Way.

23x01 Episode 1

  • Season Premiere

    2015-01-05T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

An eclectic round-up of news, views and events from around the country each week.

23x02 Episode 2

  • 2015-01-07T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

Reporter Marian Malone looks back on Limerick's year as Ireland's Capital of Culture

23x03 Episode 3

  • 2015-01-09T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

A film exploring three counties where tourism is high on the agenda, featuring the beauty of the waterways of County Leitrim, the Blasket Islands and the story of a Mayo potter.

23x04 Episode 4

  • 2015-01-12T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

An eclectic round-up of news, views and events from around the country each week.

23x05 Episode 5

  • 2015-01-14T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

Featuring people who have contributed to the city and county of Cork ahead of the announcement of Cork Person of the Year.

23x06 Episode 6

  • 2015-01-16T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

Nationwide take a look a look at the life of an Undertaker and also hear about a project called Design and Dignity which aims to improve care for those who are dying and their families.

23x07 Episode 7

  • 2015-01-19T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

Nationwide travel to Brittany, a location in France which attracts thousands of Irish every year, to see the best of what it has to offer.

23x08 Episode 8

  • 2015-01-21T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

Reports on Holiday World taking place at the RDS in Dublin this coming weekend and outdoor activities in Ireland great for health and fitness.

23x09 Episode 9

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23x10 Episode 10

  • no air date — 30 mins

23x11 Episode 11

  • no air date — 30 mins

24x01 Episode 1

  • Season Premiere

    2016-01-04T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

Get the track suit on as we meet the people for whom fitness is a way of life, and we meet some Dublin office workers who are determined to get fit in 2016.

24x02 Episode 2

  • 2016-01-06T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

Special edition focusing on science, inventions and education, including the Young Scientist Exhibition and the International James Dyson Awards.

24x03 Episode 3

  • 2016-01-08T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

A special edition focusing on aspects of the fishing industry, including an analysis of changes to the EU common fisheries policy.

24x04 Episode 4

  • 2016-01-11T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

Nationwide visits Inis Mór where we meet presenter Mary Kennedy's sister, Deirdre, and three other Islanders who give us an insight into island life.

24x05 Episode 5

  • 2016-01-13T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

The programme continues its journey around the Aran Islands, this time visiting Inis Meáin and taking a tour of the island with local Maírín Uí Chongaile.

24x06 Episode 6

  • 2016-01-15T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

Mary Kennedy learns the tradition of dry stone wall building on Inis Oirr and islander Patrick McGurn discusses plans to preserve local farming methods.

24x07 Episode 7

  • 2016-01-18T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

PROGRAMME FROM COUNTY WATERFORD On Nationwide this evening, we visit Mahon Falls, an area of outstanding beauty in Co. Waterford, beneath the slopes of the Comeragh Mountains. This spectacular 80 metre waterfall is a great draw for visitors to the area and it’s a great place to start our tour of this part of mid County Waterford. We meet the locals including those who are promoting the area for tourism and we drop in on Lord Waterford at his home in the Curraghmore Estate, in the village of Portlaw. Plus we see the efforts that are being made to highlight the heritage of this one thriving industrial town. COMERAGHS WILD FESTIVAL/REPORT HELEN MCINERNEY Ardmore Adventures in County Waterford will take you hiking through the Comeragh Mountains and bring you abseiling down the spectacular Mahon Falls. Reporter Helen McInerney witnessed some brave souls, with a determination to conquer their fear of heights, take on the challenge.

24x08 Episode 8

  • 2016-01-20T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

MUSIC AND DANCE PROGRAMME This evening we have dancing and singing on the menu as we meet one of the country’s finest dancers to find out his plans for the future and we visit the Dublin home of legendary singer Mary Black to talk about family, ageing and her love of music. MARY BLACK/REPORT MARY KENNEDY Mary Black has been a star on the Irish music scene for more than thirty years now. She’s well known and well loved in Ireland and abroad. Mary published her autobiography in 2014, turned 60 last year, is currently touring Ireland and in March she’s off to Australia. Recently Mary Kennedy went along to meet up with Mary at her home in Dublin to catch up with her. BREANDÁN DE GALLAÍ/REPORT ANNE CASSIN We meet one of Ireland’s most celebrated dancers and choreographers. He was frontman with Riverdance for 7 years and he has also established a career as a Television Presenter and actor. But dance is his first love and when Anne Cassin caught up with Breandán De Gallaí in Dublin he was in the throes of preparing for his current show, Linger.

24x09 Episode 9

  • 2016-01-22T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

PROGRAMME ON THE GAA This evening we focus on the growth and popularity of our Gaelic Games, not just here in Ireland but in particular in other parts of the world. The organisation has been in existence for 132 years and over that time the GAA has grown from humble beginnings way back in 1884 to what it is today, an organisation which has clubs all over Ireland and now in many parts of the world where Irish communities have established. We travel to Austin Texas to meet one such community & we hear about the RTE GAAGO App which is only in existence a few years but already GAA matches are being viewed in 180 countries. TEXAS/REPORT MARTY MORRISSEY Marty Morrissey recently got to experience the significance of the GAA for the Irish community of Austin Texas. He travelled with the GAA GPA All Stars Hurling Teams to the Lone Star State and the trip turned out to be much more than an exhibition of Hurling for the local Texans but a great sense of occasion and pride for the Irish who now call Austin their home.

24x10 Episode 10

  • 2016-01-25T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

Neil Hoey represents Ireland at top level sport and reporter Mary Fanning travelled to North Dublin to meet the extraordinary teenager who wants to push his limits a step further.

24x11 Episode 11

  • 2016-01-27T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

The programme visits the RDS for Showcase 2016, Ireland's International Creative Expo, which is celebrating its 40th year as one of Ireland's largest trade shows.

24x12 Episode 12

  • 2016-01-29T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

The Art O'Neill Challenge, a 53km journey from Dublin Castle to Glenmalure, Co Wicklow to mark the daring escape from Dublin Castle by Red Hugh O'Donnell and Art O'Neill in 1592.

24x13 Episode 13

  • 2016-02-01T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

Nationwide revisits all things vintage include prams, vinyl and barge sailing.

24x14 Episode 14

  • 2016-02-03T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

Nationwide features an invention to deal with potholes, an award winning piece of technology developed by two Donegal brothers and Keoghs Potatoes and Crisps.

24x15 Episode 15

  • 2016-02-05T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

Nationwide head out on the Art O'Neill Challenge, a 53km journey from Dublin Castle to Glenmalure, Co Wicklow. Also one Waterford man tells Helen McInerney about the polar marathon.

24x16 Episode 16

  • 2016-02-08T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

Sweet success, the stories behind Dan Kelly's Cider & The Be Sweet Company.

24x17 Episode 17

  • 2016-02-10T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

Reporters meet three people who have a passion for their interests, including the owner of Tullynally Estate in Co. Westmeath, who is well known for his writing on trees.

24x18 Episode 18

  • 2016-02-12T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

Reports on overcoming personal adversity, including a young Longford rugby player, paralysed after a serious neck injury in the game, who has turned his life around.

24x19 Episode 19

  • 2016-02-15T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

Today's episode looks at taking a break in our lovely countryside including Airbnbs that are available to rent and a spectacular outdoor room in Fermannagh.

24x20 Episode 20

  • 2016-02-17T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

Reporter Valerie Waters meets street artists in Dublin, while Colm Flynn looks at the city's free open air art exhibition. Plus, Valerie looks at siblings' collaborative artwork.

24x21 Episode 21

  • 2016-02-19T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

On Nationwide we remember one of Cork's forgotten 18th century Artists.

24x22 Episode 22

  • 2016-02-22T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

News stories from around the country.

24x23 Episode 23

  • 2016-02-24T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

The programme explores the history of the North Mayo region on the Wild Atlantic Way, as it grows in popularity for the national and international tourist.

24x24 Episode 24

  • 2016-02-26T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

Nationwide meets Irish business success stories with Dublin Electric bikes, Cavan Eggs and Kerry leather goods, also the couple who design and create luxurious handbags.

24x25 Episode 25

  • 2016-02-29T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

Nationwide visit the National Museum at Collins Barracks and see some of the fascinating objects, which have for the last 428 years, lain on the seabed off the Sligo coast.

24x26 Episode 26

  • 2016-03-02T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

Reporter Colm Flynn meets an inspiring young man who has Cerebral Palsy, who is studying for his Leaving Cert in Blackwater Community Secondary School.

24x27 Episode 27

  • 2016-03-04T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

Nationwide meets a master craftsman at the Forge in Baldwinstown, Wexford and there's a visit to East Galway to see & hear about the Clonbrock Estate.

24x28 Episode 28

  • 2016-03-07T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

Nationwide speaks to one of Ireland's top emerging designers Giovanna Borza, as well as meeting Galway milliner Caithriona King, who is preparing for this years Irish Fashion Innovation Awards.

24x29 Episode 29

  • 2016-03-09T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

Former Rose of Tralee Maria Walsh meets and assists some of the magicians on the streets of Dublin, while artist and performer Des Dillon talks about his work.

24x30 Episode 30

  • 2016-03-11T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

On the show, a West Cork Postman with a flair for painting beautiful scenery, and we meet a Cystic Fibrosis sufferer in Laois who splits his time between the gym and his workshop painting pop-art.

24x31 Episode 31

  • 2016-03-14T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

The One Thousand, One hundred member Choir sing for Ireland 2016.

24x32 Episode 32

  • 2016-03-16T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

Nationwide visits Cheltenham, a mecca for Irish horse racing fans. We also met young jockey Finny Maguire before he left Cork for Cheltenham.

24x33 Episode 33

  • 2016-03-18T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

News stories from around the country.

24x34 Episode 34

  • 2016-03-21T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

Guest presenter Bryan Dobson tells the story of "reluctant" Rising Leader Michael Mallin which features a moving interview with his son, Fr Joseph Mallin.

24x35 Episode 35

  • 2016-03-23T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

Presenter Anne Cassin looks at the national anthem, the Irish tricolour and the Proclamation of 1916, examining how they originated, what they symbolised, and their relevance today.

24x36 Episode 36

  • 2016-03-25T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

The final special programme looks at 1916 in 1966. Mary Kennedy looks at the impact TV had on people's lives at Easter in 1966. featuring interviews with author Colm Tóibín, Insurrection actor Pádraic Ó'Gaora and Sabina Higgins.

24x37 Episode 37

  • 2016-03-30T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

Looking back at the highlights of the week of events commemorating the 1916 Rising, with some of the choir members and performers from the Centenary Concert.

24x38 Episode 38

  • 2016-04-01T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

Helen McInerney reports on an initiative in which specialists can visit and declutter people's homes.

24x39 Episode 39

  • 2016-04-11T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

In the first of two special programmes from California we visit the city of San Diego which is located down on the far South of America's largest State, close to the Mexican border. It recently played host to 42 Irish ladies footballers from twelve different counties representing the crème de la crème of a Sport that continues to grow in Ireland but also worldwide.

24x40 Episode 40

  • 2016-04-13T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

Special edition of the show focusing on the Irish who have made San Diego their home, including Declan Hartney, who was inspired by the movie Top Gun to join the American Air Corp.

24x41 Episode 41

  • 2016-04-15T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

The programme visits the historic St George's Market in Belfast, where Northern Ireland's Year of Food and Drink is being celebrated.

24x42 Episode 42

  • 2016-04-18T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

As Ireland prepares to fill in census forms this weekend, Nationwide looks back on the history of the national survey.

24x43 Episode 43

  • 2016-04-20T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

Mary Kennedy visits the spectacular Newgrange monument in County Meath

24x44 Episode 44

  • 2016-04-22T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

Mary Kennedy and Helen McInerney report on life and commerce along the River Barrow, and how the old Grain Store has been restored and is once again open for business

24x45 Episode 45

  • 2016-04-25T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

Nationwide hears about the amazing charity work of Chernobyl Children International as we mark the 30th anniversary of the disaster.

24x46 Episode 46

  • 2016-04-27T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

Reporter Marian Malone meets former employees and associates of Pan American Airlines, who came together in Limerick for their final reunion.

24x47 Episode 47

  • 2016-04-29T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

A Food Works Programme which is a joint initiative between Enterprise Ireland, Bord Bia and Teagasc, and Barraí Mescall visits the Lismore Food Company in Co Waterford.

24x48 Episode 48

  • 2016-05-04T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

Mary Kennedy visits EPIC Ireland, which is located in the landmark CHQ building in the heart of Dublin's docklands. Mary also explores the history of the CHQ building.

24x49 Episode 49

  • 2016-05-09T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

Mary Kennedy is in the Golden Vale for the Great Taste of 2016 Awards, which judge the very best that Tipperary has to offer in terms of food and drink.

24x50 Episode 50

  • 2016-05-11T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

Reporter Jennie O'Sullivan finds out about the Counting House on Cork's South Main Street, and reporter Valerie Waters meets the author of a book about Pearse St Garda Station.

24x51 Episode 51

  • 2016-05-13T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

A report on the Bealtaine Festival, Ireland's national celebration of creativity as we age, which is celebrating its 21st birthday this year.

24x52 Episode 52

  • 2015-05-16T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

This evening we come to you from Grangegorman which is located 1 mile from O'Connell Street in North central Dublin city. We've come here to see the beginnings of a new community which has sprung up around the old psychiatric hospital which in recent times has been transformed into the new campus for the Dublin Institute of Technology. The work which has been ongoing for the last number of years has brought a whole new lease of life to this part of Dublin city. We explore this new and modern city campus to see the impressive developments.

24x53 Episode 53

  • 2015-05-18T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

A vivid imagination has made magic happen at the Irish Fairy Door Company. Since the company set up in Ireland over two years ago, they have found human homes for more than 250,000 fairies worldwide and counting. Behind the novel concept of these customised fairy doors are childhood friends from Clondalkin in Dublin and their husbands. They are now on a mission to reignite the imaginations of children across the world

24x54 Episode 54

  • 2016-05-20T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

Nationwide visit Waterford city where they are celebrating the opening of a brand new Respond housing development in St. Johns College, a former seminary in the city. They find out all about Respond and the great work they have been doing across the country for more than 30 years and we meet the man who was instrumental in the setting up of the Charity and who still plays a vital role in its operation.

24x55 Episode 55

  • 2016-05-23T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

We find out how sport and fitness are key to good mental and physical health. We meet an extraordinary young Dublin woman who is part of the " I See Beyond" campaign. Athlete Katie Cooke is raising awareness about the hidden challenges many people in Ireland live with. Reporter Valerie Waters met Katie at her local gym where she trains every day.

24x56 Episode 56

  • 2016-05-25T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

Tonight's Nationwide programme is about the two managers who have helped to get Ireland to this stage, the two O'Neills, Martin and Michael.

24x57 Episode 57

  • 2016-05-27T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

The programme examines how rural communities can benefit from opening up their land for walking and cycling routes, including a visit to Sheep's Head, West Cork.

24x58 Episode 58

  • 2016-05-30T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

An eclectic round-up of news, views and events from around the country each week.

24x59 Episode 59

  • 2016-06-01T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

Featuring The Three Sisters in the South East, one of the three Irish locations vying for the European City of Culture title for 2020.

24x60 Episode 60

  • 2016-06-03T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

Helen McInerney met a couple as they prepare to run the Cork city marathon next month and Damien Tiernan has this story of a fascinating discovery in Co Wexford regarding St James.

24x61 Episode 61

  • 2016-06-08T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

In the second of our programmes featuring the Irish applicants for The European Capital of Culture 2020, we visit Galway to see how the bid group have brought the artistic community of the City and County together in support of the effort to win the title.

24x62 Episode 62

  • 2016-06-10T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

Nationwide visit the medieval town of Graiguenamanagh in County Kilkenny, which dates back to the 13th century when Cistercian Monks established their Abbey there.

24x63 Episode 63

  • 2016-06-13T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

Nationwide takes a trip around North County Mayo, visiting some great places to stay at any time of the year.

24x64 Episode 64

  • 2016-06-15T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

Tonight's Nationwide focuses on Limerick's bid for European Capital of Culture 2020.

24x65 Episode 65

  • 2016-06-17T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

Exploring Farming & Country Life 1916, an interactive and fun event that recreates rural life of 1916.

24x66 Episode 66

  • 2016-06-20T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

The focus is on one of Ireland's most enduring and successful competitions, the Super Value Tidy Towns competition.

24x67 Episode 67

  • 2016-06-22T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

Nationwide celebrate 125 years of the Iveagh Trust, the provider of affordable housing in and around Dublin.

24x68 Episode 68

  • 2016-06-27T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

Nationwide meets horse trainer Tracey Collins at Conyngham Lodge Stables.

24x69 Episode 69

  • 2016-06-29T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

Bryan Dobson presents a special edition of the programme from the Somme, where he re-traces the footsteps of some of the Irish men that fought in the Battle of the Somme in 1916.

24x70 Episode 70

  • 2016-07-01T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

A new generation of Irish young people trace the stories of Irish soldiers who died at the Battle of the Somme in the First World War.

24x71 Episode 71

  • 2016-07-04T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

This episode looks at developments at UCD including NovaUCD, the Centre for New Ventures and Entrepreneurs, where we look at the success of a lingerie business developed as a college spin-in.

24x72 Episode 72

  • 2016-07-06T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

Former Rose of Tralee, Maria Walsh to meets and assists some of the magicians on the streets of Dublin. Plus, the programme hears from artist and performer Des Dillon.

24x73 Episode 73

  • 2016-07-08T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

A visit to 55 homes on a green site in the centre of Cloughjordan Co Tipperary, marking almost 10 years since work began on this innovative idea in sustainable living.

24x74 Episode 74

  • 2016-07-11T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

News stories from around the country.

24x75 Episode 75

  • 2016-07-13T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

Eileen Magnier reports on secondary school education on Arranmore, an island off the coast of Donegal. Meanwhile, Teresa Mannion learns about The Western Care Association on Mayo.

24x76 Episode 76

  • 2016-07-15T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

Nationwide meets Helen Dillon in Ranelagh, one of Ireland's best known gardeners.

24x77 Episode 77

  • 2016-07-18T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

Nationwide meets some talented musicians from around the country including a GAA player who is an accomplished pianist and two singers from Cork and Leitrim.

24x78 Episode 78

  • 2016-07-20T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

The programme showcases things to do and see in North County Cork, which boasts centuries old castles, round towers and other historic structures.

24x79 Episode 79

  • 2016-07-22T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

The programme visits Loftus Hall, Co Wexford, Clonony Tower Castle, Co Offaly and Waterford Castle to see what their owners are doing to keep them open and full of life.

24x80 Episode 80

  • 2016-07-25T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

This episode goes behind the scenes at the longest running equestrian festival, the RDS Dublin Horseshow.

24x81 Episode 81

  • 2016-07-27T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

Bernice Moran is a pilot from Dublin who has had her wings from a very young age but having a high flying career wasn't enough for Bernice. She also had a dream to start up another business, something completely unrelated to aviation. She set out to achieve that dream with a little help from one of the worlds most famous entrepreneurs. Our reporter Colm Flynn went to meet her.

24x82 Episode 82

  • 2016-07-29T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

Mary Kennedy visits The Dock art space in Carrick on Shannon which last year celebrated it's 10th birthday. The Dock is host to the Design House which showcases the best in County Leitrim art, craft and design.

24x83 Episode 83

  • 2016-08-03T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

Marian Malone meets a Limerick man who turned a boyhood love of sport and water activities into a successful business.

24x84 Episode 84

  • 2016-08-05T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

Reports from around the country. Eileen Magnier meets Donegal musician Dinny McLaughlin, one of Ireland's great characters.

24x85 Episode 85

  • 2016-08-08T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

Reports from around the country. The team go island hopping on the Aran Islands.

24x86 Episode 86

  • 2016-08-10T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

The Aran Island tour continues to Inis Meain, the middle and quietest island.

24x87 Episode 87

  • 2016-08-12T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

Reports from around the country. The Aran Island tour ends in the smallest island of Inis Oírr.

24x88 Episode 88

  • 2016-08-15T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

A look at how the County Clare town of Ennis is preparing to host Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann for the first time in 40 years.

24x89 Episode 89

  • 2016-08-17T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

Eileen Magnier visits the Rainbow Ballroom in Glenfarne, opened in 1934 and the dancehall on which the film The Ballroom of Romance was based.

24x90 Episode 90

  • 2016-08-19T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

Reports from around the country. To mark Heritage Week, Mary Kennedy visits the Boyne canal, sections of which have been restored by volunteers.

24x91 Episode 91

  • 2016-08-24T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

Reports from around the country. The team focus on big houses, gardening and country life.

24x92 Episode 92

  • 2016-08-26T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

A look at the work of organisation The Greater Chernobyl Cause, a Cork based charity led by Cork woman Fiona Corcoran.

24x93 Episode 93

  • 2016-08-29T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

The team visits Derry as the Foyle Maritime Festival is in full swing

24x94 Episode 94

  • 2016-08-31T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

The team look at the wealth of talented and creative people who have started small businesses in different parts of the country this year.

24x95 Episode 95

  • 2016-09-02T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

In this programme, the team visits Farmleigh in Dublin's Phoenix Park for the colourful Africa Day festival.

24x96 Episode 96

  • 2016-09-05T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

A look at how Cork and Wexford camogie goalkeepers Aoife Murray and Mags D'Arcy have been raising money for a new scheme called Dreambikes.

24x97 Episode 97

  • 2016-09-07T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

The team meet artists and crafts people who are sharing their skills and knowledge to help ensure the future of their craft.

24x98 Episode 98

  • 2016-09-09T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

Gillian Stedman meets an inspiring young teenager from County Clare who has overcome a very difficult time in her life by putting pen to paper.

24x99 Episode 99

  • 2016-10-12T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

A look at the Tidy Towns competition, one of Ireland's greatest voluntary competitions attracting upwards of 800 entries from every county in the country

24x100 Episode 100

  • 2016-09-14T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

The team are in Kilkenny, in the heart of Ireland's Ancient East.

24x101 Episode 101

  • 2016-09-16T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

Reports from around the country. Mary Reynolds reports on the romantic movie being made about garden designer Mary Reynolds, who won a gold medal at the world famous Chelsea Flower Show in 2002.

24x102 Episode 102

  • 2016-09-19T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

In advance of the Ploughing Championships we look at harvesting around the country. We visit the Phoenix Park Honey Show where beekeepers get to meet and discuss the business of bee keeping and meet traders and customers from around the country. We also take a trip to a Lavender farm in Co. Wexford and we visit a West Co. Cork school where they have built a geodesic dome to help get their fruit & vegetables harvested before the school holidays.

24x103 Episode 103

  • 2016-09-23T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

Anne Cassin goes out on the roads with the Garden of Ireland Vintage Car Club and visits a special truck convoy event in Fermanagh.

24x104 Episode 104

  • 2016-09-25T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

Bryan Dobson tells the story of "reluctant" Rising Leader Michael Mallin which features a moving interview with his son, Fr Joseph Mallin, who now aged 102 years is the only surviving child of the 1916 leaders.

24x105 Episode 105

  • 2016-09-26T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

A special programme from the Helix Dublin on the presentation of the prizes to the award winners in the 2016 Tidy Towns Competition.

24x106 Episode 106

  • 2016-09-28T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

A special programme focusing on the work of two Irish documentary film makers whose work has recently been shown in cinemas around the country.

24x107 Episode 107

  • 2016-09-30T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

Nationwide meets a brave Galway mother who wrote a book about her experience with Cancer.

24x108 Episode 108

  • 2016-10-02T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

Bryan Dobson tells the story of "reluctant" Rising Leader Michael Mallin which features a moving interview with his son, Fr Joseph Mallin, who now aged 102 years is the only surviving child of the 1916 leaders.

24x109 Episode 109

  • 2016-10-03T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

Artist Robert Ballagh takes Mary Kennedy on a tour of some of his favourite haunts in Dublin.

24x110 Episode 110

  • 2016-10-05T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

A look at the producers who have come together in the Boyne Valley area to pool their resources in an effort to expand their enterprises.

24x111 Episode 111

  • 2016-10-07T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

A focus on the County Westmeath town of Moate and all that it has to offer.

24x112 Episode 112

  • 2016-10-09T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

A round-up of news, views and events from 1916 and it's commemorative events.

24x113 Episode 113

  • 2016-10-10T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

Focus on the rural area of north east County Limerick, with a visit to the sixth annual vintage tractor rally.

24x114 Episode 114

  • 2016-10-12T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

The team focus on two community projects which commemorate historical events in two villages in rural Ireland.

24x115 Episode 115

  • 2016-10-14T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

Farming practices have changed in Ireland over the years and in Tinahely, Co Wicklow, Helen McInerney sees how these changes have forced one farming family to rethink its future and open its farm to the public in order to stay on the land. Plus, Mary Kennedy visits a seaweed harvesting company in County Clare.

24x116 Episode 116

  • 2016-10-17T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

We travel to the continent of Africa for the second of our programmes from and about Ethiopia where we meet Irish who live and work in this vast country.

24x117 Episode 117

  • 2016-10-19T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

On National Women's enterprise day, the team meet just a few of Ireland's enterprising ladies.

24x118 Episode 118

  • 2016-10-21T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

Annie Cassin meets Frank Greally, editor of the Irish Runner magazine and organiser of his annual Remembrance Run.

24x119 Episode 119

  • 2016-10-24T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

Mary Kennedy speaks to performer, Patricia Cahill. Damien Tiernan finds out more about the trials and tribulations of the cast of the Starlight Express.

24x120 Episode 120

  • 2016-10-26T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

Valerie Walters takes to the water in Clontarf in County Dublin to see a brand new racing dinghy in action.

24x121 Episode 121

  • 2016-10-28T18:00:00Z — 30 mins

Waterford Civic Trust unveiled a plaque to The Flanagans, who left Ireland over 100 years ago but their love of Ireland and it's music has inspired generations of musicians.

24x122 Episode 122

  • 2016-11-02T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

A look at the work of the Irish Injured Jockeys Fund and how they help horsemen and women who have been injured.

24x123 Episode 123

  • 2016-11-07T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

Reports from around the country. A focus on the north side of Cork city, including Hollyhill where the giant Apple factory is located.

24x124 Episode 124

  • 2016-11-08T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

A look ahead to when the Queen will see for the portrait of her painted by Irish artist, Colin Davidson.

24x125 Episode 125

  • 2016-11-11T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

A special programme for Armistice day, remembering the Irish who fought and died during World War I.

24x126 Episode 126

  • 2016-11-14T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

Reports from around the country. Science and innovation is the focus of today's programme as Science Week begins.

24x127 Episode 127

  • 2016-11-16T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

Mary Kennedy goes to Tattersalls yearling sales in Newmarket where €100 million was spent in three days, at the oldest bloodstock auction house in the world with nearly 50% of that money coming right back into the Irish economy.

24x128 Episode 128

  • 2016-11-18T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

Valerie Waters meets fiction writer Denise Deegan, a woman whose working life has changed and evolved over the course of time.

24x129 Episode 129

  • 2016-11-21T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

The team are in West Cork to meet some alternative food producers.

24x130 Episode 130

  • 2016-11-23T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

In a special edition, the team travel to Kenya in East Africa to meet Irish people living and working there.

24x131 Episode 131

  • 2016-11-25T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

A look at the Age Action programme that gets over-55s up and running on the internet.

24x132 Episode 132

  • 2016-11-28T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

Reports from around the country. The team look ahead to the National Crafts and Design Fair in Dublin.

24x133 Episode 133

  • 2016-12-05T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

We visit Newbridge House and Farm near Donabate in North County Dublin to see what it has on offer for visitors. Newbridge Demense is an experience for all ages and in all seasons.

24x134 Episode 134

  • 2016-12-07T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

The village of Clarecastle, just outside Ennis, went into something of a decline when it was bypassed in 2007. But a new, vibrant and multi-faceted business based in an historic building has breathed fresh life into the heart of the village.

24x135 Episode 135

  • 2016-12-09T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

Efforts are made by the Royal Irish Academy to help address the problem of women being under-represented in the fields of science, technology, engineering and maths and a new group offering comfort and support for those in the fishing and coastal community who have lost loved ones.

24x136 Episode 136

  • 2016-12-12T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

This evenings show is all about Christmas and we are in County Waterford to see some of the many events that are underway in the run up to big day. We begin in the village of Kilmeaden where we board the Santa train, which is run by the Suir Valley Railway, and we meet Mrs. Clause and some other Christmas characters. We then move to the West of the county to Dungarvan where the festive season is in full swing. We find out all about Dungarvan Aglow and the many Events that are being run in the town. We also pop into Waterford city for the annual Winterval festival which is now in it's 5th year and we hear about some of the new events happening there.

24x137 Episode 137

  • 2016-12-13T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

A flavour of Christmas in the tourist city of Kilkenny, we visit the Marble city for Yulefest Kilkenny to see what it has to offer the visitor at this time of year. We visit the city's historic sites and we take a trip to Castlecomer to see the winter market in full swing.

24x138 Episode 138

  • 2016-12-14T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

Nationwide is in County Clare to visit Bunratty Castle & Folkpark for a magical Christmas. Featuring a host of Christmas characters, including Mrs Claus, Elves and Scrooge.

24x139 Episode 139

  • 2016-12-16T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

Reports from around the country. The team visit the new pop up café started by women in the Direct Provision asylum process.

24x140 Episode 140

  • 2016-12-19T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

Reports from around the country. The team is at the Naval Headquarters at Haulbowline in Cork Harbour, home to the Irish Navy.

24x141 Episode 141

  • 2016-12-21T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

On tonight's festive special, the team meet some Irish people living in London.

25x01 Episode 1

  • Season Premiere

    2017-01-04T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

Reports from around the country. The team take a look at Killaloe's efforts to become the first 'healthy town' in Ireland.

25x02 Episode 2

  • 2017-01-06T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

In this programme, Nationwide visit the Guinness Storehouse and Trinity College in Dublin.

25x03 Episode 3

  • 2017-01-09T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

Reports from around the country. The team visit Lough Derg, the third largest lake in Ireland and situated in the Shannon river basin.

25x04 Episode 4

  • 2017-01-11T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

Reports from around the country. As thousands of students gather today at the RDS in Dublin, it is time to meet some former winners of the Young Scientist and Technology competition.

25x05 Episode 5

  • 2017-01-13T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

Nationwide meet some older Irish men who are not letting their age get in the way of living their lives to the full.

25x06 Episode 6

  • 2017-01-16T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

A special programme from London, which is still the favourite city destination for Irish emigrants.

25x07 Episode 7

  • 2017-01-18T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

Special edition from the White House in Washington DC, where shortly Barack Obama will move out to be replaced with Donald Trump.

25x08 Episode 8

  • 2017-01-20T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

Take a walk around Dublin nowadays and you might notice that there's been something of a revival in the craft of sign painting. Businesses are increasingly turning to artists to convey that their shop, cafe or restaurant has its own distinctive character.

25x09 Episode 9

  • 2017-01-23T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

Nobody doubts that farming is a tough profession and it's even tougher when you're on the mountains along the Atlantic coast. Niall Martin has been to Achill to see the Mayo black-faced mountain sheep come to town for their winter check up.

25x10 Episode 10

  • 2017-01-25T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

Meeting some of Ireland's top designers and crafts men and women who have gathered to meet buyers from around the world at the Showcase Ireland event at the RDS in Dublin.

25x11 Episode 11

  • 2017-01-27T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

Reports from around the country. This programme focuses on the 'New DCU', as Dublin City University has brought together some of Ireland's leading colleges of education.

25x12 Episode 12

  • 2017-01-30T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

A trip to Dublin's Docklands, now home to technology leaders like Facebook and leading financial services institutions.

25x13 Episode 13

  • 2017-02-01T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

We meet some Irish people who emigrated to foreign lands to find work in years gone by but who have now returned home to take up opportunities here in Counties Cork, Kerry and Donegal.

25x14 Episode 14

  • 2017-02-03T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

Valerie Waters visits two highly creative women in Bray, Co Wicklow, who are in the business of upcycling furniture and revamping existing home decor. Brian Walsh reports on the Waterford man who recycles old bicycles.

25x15 Episode 15

  • 2017-02-06T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

Clare Island is one of Ireland's most beautiful and is the first of three islands off the West coast of Ireland. Located 5.6 kms off the coast of Mayo, Clare Island is situated at the mouth of Clew Bay.

25x16 Episode 16

  • 2017-02-08T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

The team take the ferry to another of the beautiful islands off the west coast of Ireland - Inishturk Island or 'Island of the Wild Boar'.

25x17 Episode 17

  • 2017-02-10T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

The final island trip this week is to Inishbofin the small island with a big personality. Inishbofin is situated 10 kms off the north Connemara coast, in Co. Galway.

25x18 Episode 18

  • 2017-02-13T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

Nationwide have tales of romance and love from around the country.

25x19 Episode 19

  • 2017-02-15T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

The team visits Blackhall Place in Dublin, the home of the Law Society of Ireland and an evolving learning centre since 1978.

25x20 Episode 20

  • 2017-02-17T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

The team search Ireland for crafts people and designers, including work by students from Inchicore College of Further Education.

25x21 Episode 21

  • 2017-02-20T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

Anne Cassin visits Ireland's first new town Shannon, which was developed in the 1960's and looks at how it has evolved over the past few decades.

25x22 Episode 22

  • 2017-02-22T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

A look at the Irish who are making a life for themselves thousand of miles away in Australia.

25x23 Episode 23

  • 2017-02-24T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

An eclectic round-up of news, views and events from around the country each week.

25x24 Episode 24

  • 2017-02-27T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

The team look at projects of upcycling, from houses to vehicles and furniture, beginning with a home and garden.

25x25 Episode 25

  • 2017-03-01T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

John Kilraine reports on President Michael D Higgins' state visits to Peru, Colombia and Cuba.

25x26 Episode 26

  • 2017-03-06T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

Colm Flynn meets Irish people who are following their dreams in the 'Big Apple'. He meets Erika Fox, aka RetroFlame, a Kerry woman who is quickly becoming one of New York's most popular 'digital influencers'. Tyrone footballer and All-Ireland Champion Mickey Coleman who runs a successful waste management company in upstate New York talks about the challenges and opportunities of doing business in New York.

25x27 Episode 27

  • 2017-03-08T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

The team meet Clare girl Caoimhe Greene, who is now a manager in one of the world's most plush hotels, the Waldorf Astoria.

25x28 Episode 28

  • 2017-03-10T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

Reports from around the country. In the final of three Nationwide specials from New York, the team meet Cork woman Michelle McCarthy who always dreamed of a job in the music industry.

25x29 Episode 29

  • 2017-03-13T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

Reports from around the country. The team are in Cork to hear stories of some of the city's great characters and to mark a significant anniversary of its oldest operating theatres.

25x30 Episode 30

  • 2017-03-15T19:00:00Z — 30 mins

A special report on the origins of St Patrick's Day and the history of the Irish flag. Plus, behind-the-scenes look at the preparations for the St Patrick's Day parade in Dublin.

Mary Kennedy visits Chef Kevin Dundon at Dunbrody House in Co. Wexford for a chat and a look around the house and gardens before Kevin cooks a Turkey with all the trimmings.