• Short Summary

    Fears of demonstrations at the Eurovision Song contest, to be held in Dublin tomorrow (April 3), have led to extra security precautions in and around the Gaiety Theatre, venue for the show.

  • Description

    Fears of demonstrations at the Eurovision Song contest, to be held in Dublin tomorrow (April 3), have led to extra security precautions in and around the Gaiety Theatre, venue for the show. Radio Telefis Eireann, Eire's broadcasting company which is organising the contest, said some minority groups might stage demonstrations outside the theatre -- but tight security would make it impossible for them to get inside. One group, Sinn Fein, is opposed to Eire's entry into the Common Market, and another group opposes English language broadcasts on Irish Television.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA5UTP9VOC31ENL9OW2SSERFELD
    Media URN:
    VLVA5UTP9VOC31ENL9OW2SSERFELD
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    02/04/1971
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:13:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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