Oireachtas TV produces a range of programmes including documentaries, studio debates on important parliamentary issues and historical talks. We also televise footage of Oireachtas events.

Spotlight

Hawks & Doves part 1

In part one of a two-part documentary on the Crown and Ireland's War of Independence, Michael Portillo follows the journey from the Peace Conference in Versailles to the ceasefire of July 1921.

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Hawks & Doves part 2

In part two of this two-part documentary, Michael Portillo continues to draw on "the enemy files" to explore the point of view of the British authorities on Ireland's war of independence.

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Our latest productions are listed below. You can view all our outputs on the individual Oireachtas TV category pages.

Oireachtas TV monthly

Around the Houses - June 2021

Oireachtas TV Monthly Productions

Tue, 13 Jul 2021

A look back on some of the main events in the past month

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Oireachtas TV Debates - July Edition

Oireachtas TV Monthly Productions

Mon, 5 Jul 2021

Oireachtas TV Debates discusses the upcoming Dublin Bay South By-Election & campaigning in a pandemic at home & abroad with Dr. Theresa Reidy, Department of Government and Politics, UCC & Gabija Gataveckaitė, Political Reporter, The Irish Independent. Later, in the centenary of Northern Ireland we discuss Unionism & the Northern Ireland Protocol with Prof Peter Shirlow, Director of the Institute of Irish Studies, The University of Liverpool & Denis Staunton, London Editor of the Irish Times.

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Around the Houses - April 2021

Oireachtas TV Monthly Productions

Fri, 14 May 2021

A look back on some of the main events in the past month

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Oireachtas TV Documentaries

Seachtain na Gaeilge 2021

Oireachtas TV Documentaries

Mon, 15 Mar 2021

Chun Seachtain na Gaeilge a cheiliúradh, cuireann an Leas-Cheann Comhairle Catherine Connolly TD fáilte roimh léacht speisialta le Dr. Mary MacDiarmada ar an gConradh Angla-Éireannach i 1921. Pléann sí bhunú Dháil Éireann in 1919, Cogadh na Saoirse agus síniú an Chonartha. Freisin tugann sí léargas iontach ar ról na mban sa Chonradh.

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Dáil Day One

Oireachtas TV Documentaries

Tue, 22 Sep 2020

A fascinating film highlighting the events prior to and the key people involved in the lead up to the first Dáil on 21st January 1919

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PACE

Oireachtas TV Documentaries

Fri, 21 Feb 2020

A behind-the-scenes look at the work of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe and the Irish delegation’s role.

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Oireachtas TV with Irish Sign Language

Irish Sign Language (ISL) promotional video

Irish Sign Language

Wed, 28 Jul 2021

Short clip detailing ISL services provided by Oireachtas TV

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Around the Houses - July 2021 with ISL interpretation

Irish Sign Language

Wed, 28 Jul 2021

A look back on some of the main events in the past month

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Thu, 15 Jul 2021

Irish Sign Language

Questions on Promised Legislation with ISL Interpretation

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Spotlight

House of Art documentary

This remarkable documentary explores of the portraits in the State Art Collection at Leinster House, presented by artist and then president of the Royal Hibernian Academy Mick O'Dea. O'Dea also gives a unique insight into his painting of the portrait of President Michael D. Higgins which hangs in Leinster House.

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Spotlight

The Restoration of Historic Leinster House

Part 1 of a two-hour documentary entitled The Restoration: Historic Leinster House 2017-2019.

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The Restoration of Historic Leinster House

Part 2 of a two-hour documentary entitled The Restoration: Historic Leinster House 2017-2019.

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