Wednesday April 1, 2020

Toy Show dominates list of RTE’s 50 most-watched

Glen Killane, RTE’s head of television, expressed his surprise that so many of the shows on the list were of recent vintage

10th January, 2015
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RTE has released a list of its 50 most-watched shows of the past 15 years, a list that is dominated by The Late Late Toy Show. The festive edition of the programme, which is a traditional watch for families across the country, features eight times in the list and six times in the top ten.

Last year’s Toy Show was the most watched show of the millennium so far, with 1.4 million tuning in. Other shows to...

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