Countdown is ticking for UTV Ireland’s debut

The newborn station is just 11 days away from its New Year’s Day launch, writes Colette Sexton

21st December, 2014

The studio is ready, the big names have been recruited and the dress rehearsals are ongoing.

Ireland’s newest TV station will launch in 11 days time at 7.25pm on New Year’s Day with soap opera Emmerdale, followed by a show called Out With The Old, In With The U, presented by Pat Kenny.

“It’s not a day that most TV stations launch, but we want to start the new year in a...

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