Obituary: Joe Barry, former RTÉ director-general who stewarded transition to a 24-hour mannequin and presided over Eire’s Eurovision heyday

[ad_1] Former director-general of Raidió Teilifís Éireann Joe Barry, who has died aged 90, was a extremely important determine in Irish broadcasting who steered RTÉ by some difficult instances. uring his five-year time period as DG, from 1992, RTÉ hosted the Eurovision Music Contest 4 instances, in 1993, 1994, 1995 and 1997. The 1994 contest … Read more