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|Image ref no||2231/079|
|Caption||Red Hurley in National Song Contest (1976)|
|Programme||National Song Contest 1976|
Irish singer Red Hurley performing the winning song at the twelfth National Song Contest, in Studio 1 on 8 February 1976. The National Song Contest selected a song to represent Ireland in the Eurovision Song Contest. Red Hurley won the 1976 competition singing Brendan Graham's composition 'When'. He was placed tenth out of eighteen competing countries in that year's Eurovision.
RTÉ broadcast the contest live on both television and radio. Full details on the other contestants can be found in the RTÉ Guide of 6 February 1976.
|Collection||RTÉ Stills Department|
|Date of photograph||
(08/Feb/1976 - 08/Feb/1976)