DVD365.net
Terry Wogan's Ireland artwork

Terry Wogan's Ireland

Thursday 17th February 2011

It is 40 years since Sir Terry Wogan decided to leave Ireland and to seek his fortune across the water in England. In that time, Ireland has changed beyond all recognition - and so has Terry. Now, Terry's going 'home'. Terry Wogan's Ireland is available on BBC DVD from 14th March 2011.
2entertain
Unknown
14/03/2011

It is 40 years since Sir Terry Wogan decided to leave Ireland and to seek his fortune across the water in England. In that time, Ireland has changed beyond all recognition - and so has Terry. Now, in the wake of his retirement from BBC Radio 2, Terry's going 'home'. Terry Wogan's Ireland is available on BBC DVD from 14th March 2011.

The fascinating two-part BBC documentary, Terry Wogan's Ireland offers a unique insight into Sir Terry's early years and follows him as he travels around Ireland from the south to the north. By re-tracing his story, Terry reveals the bigger picture of post-war Ireland; the result is a uniquely personal take on the history of this beautiful but divided land.

In the autobiographical journey of a lifetime he travels back to Dublin, the city he left behind as a teenager, and all the way back to Limerick, where he was born, taking in the length and breadth of the heart-stoppingly beautiful Irish Coast en route. He then turns to the north, much of which is quite literally a different country, sharing memories of his buttoned-up childhood holidays in Galway before crossing into Northern Ireland.

For Sir Terry, this is an opportunity to cherish the old, and to seek out and celebrate the new face of Ireland. But this Ireland is a very different country to the one he left behind 40 years ago; the nation now finds itself in the midst of an economic crisis. But as Terry reminds us, Ireland has survived 500 years of oppression, colonisation, religious discrimination, starvation and emigration. The Irish may be down, he concludes, but don't ever count them out.

Along the way he meets old friends, as he steps back into his past to explore how Ireland helped shape him. He journeys across a stunning landscape, through towns and villages dominated and irrevocably changed by their historic and political past. He meets the people of a new Ireland and looks forward to what it means to be Irish in the 21st century.

  • None or TBC

Please note - Disc special features are subject to change, may differ from format to format and/or may differ from region to region.

The Mummy artwork

The Mummy

DVDBD3D-BD4K-UHD25/09/2017

An ancient evil is unleashed after centuries of captivity and her lust for revenge threatens to destroy the world in The Mummy, a spectacular saga coming to 4K Ultra HD, 3D Blu-ray, Blu-ray, DVD and ...
Atomic Blonde artwork

Atomic Blonde

DVDBD4K-UHD28/09/2017

Fargo artwork

Fargo

DVD09/10/2017

Designated Survivor artwork

Designated Survivor

DVD09/08/2017

Riviera artwork

Riviera

DVDBD11/09/2017

Westworld artwork

Westworld

DVDBD25/09/2017

The Emoji Movie artwork

The Emoji Movie

DVDBD4K-UHD24/10/2017

Unlocking the never-before-seen secret world inside your smartphone, it's time to express yourself when Sony Pictures Animation's The Emoji Movie arrives for the first time on 4K Ultra-HD, Blu-ray and DVD ...
Our Girl artwork

Our Girl

DVD22/10/2017

Grey's Anatomy artwork

Grey's Anatomy

DVD24/10/2017

Alone in Berlin artwork

Alone in Berlin

DVD23/10/2017

Rellik artwork

Rellik

DVD24/10/2017

Victoria artwork

Victoria

DVDBD22/10/2017

Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets, released on DVD, Blu-ray, 3D Blu-ray and 4K UHD 27th November 2017, is the visually spectacular new adventure film from Luc Besson, the legendary director ...

Italian Job

Review01/01/2003

Charlie Croker and a group of villains plan the heist of the century by stealing a consignment of gold from under the noses of the Italian police.
Caesar and his apes are forced into a deadly conflict with an army of humans led by a ruthless Colonel as War for the Planet of the Apes arrives on Blu-ray, 3D Blu-ray, 4K Ultra HD and DVD 27th ...

Designated Survivor

DVD23/10/2017112

Riviera

DVDBD19/10/2017106

The Mummy

DVDBD3D-BD4K-UHD22/10/2017106

Blade Runner

4K-UHD23/10/2017104

Broken City

DVDBDNOTES18/10/20173415

Fast Girls

DVDBDNOTES23/10/20171530

The Ghost

DVDBDNOTES23/10/20171414

Escape Plan

DVDBDNOTES13/10/20171361

Racing Stripes

DVD22/10/20172210

Austin Powers

DVD09/10/20171289

The Simpsons

DVD22/10/2017774

#Billions Season 2 available #DVD 13th November by @ParamountUK
DVD365.net

Cult of Chucky

DVDBD22/09/2017

Descendants 2

DVD11/09/2017

Bushwick

DVDBD15/09/2017

Channel Zero

DVDBD09/10/2017

Get a free daily news update. DVD365.net works with the Amazon Alexa flash briefing skill