Over eight half hours, this series takes a satirical look at key areas of our culture. Social commentators, comedians and politicians tell anecdotes and personal testimony as they re –evaluate the pillar points that make up Irish culture. Tonight, the talking heads are banging on about the Irish childhood. Brenda Fricker, Ardal O'Hanlon and a host of other well-known faces remember their formative years, telling anecdotes about the things they loved and hated. Narrated by Sean Moncrieff.
It's an Irish Thing. RTE1: 8.30pm
Story by Sheena McGinley | 21:28 | Friday 14th September 2012 | TV Highlights
Alan Carr: Chatty Man
Channel 4: 11.05pm
It's the last in the series for Alan Carr and his globe of booze and this time he's chatting with the...
Grayson Perry: All Man
Channel 4: 10.00pm
In the first of his new series investigating contemporary masculinity, Turner Prize-winning artist and double BAFTA...
BBC Two: 9pm
Wedding bells are ringing as we return to Thomas Selby and the gang for the third season of the hit period crime drama...BBC Two |
First Dates Ireland
We're still loving this show more than anything else on our screens at the moment (except maybe Game of Thrones) and this...RTE 2 |
Gareth's Invictus Choir
BBC One: 9pm
Gareth Malone is back on the choir-making trail once again, and this time is getting involved with Prince Harry and the...BBC One |
Fast & Furious 6
Having learned their lessons in Fast Five, the makers of Fast & Furious 6 knew that bringing The Rock on board...FilmFour |