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RTÉ Radio broadcaster/producer John Quinn (1993)

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Caption   RTÉ Radio broadcaster/producer John Quinn (1993)
Programme   Tinakilly Senate (The)  
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Personalities/Groups   Quinn, John
Description   RTÉ Radio broadcaster/producer John Quinn, in a publicity shot for a convocation he organised of thirteen retired people in Tinakilly House in Rathnew, County Wicklow, taken in the RTÉ Stills Studio in October 1993. This two-day meeting of elderly people from a variety of professional backgrounds, was broadcast in fourteen parts on RTÉ Radio 1 as 'The Tinakilly Senate' from 15 November 1993. The series was made to mark the European Year of Older People. The RTÉ Guide published a brief article on the series in its radio preview column on 12 November 1993; RTÉ's staff magazine 'Access' also published an article about it on 25 November 1993.

John Quinn presented and produced many programmes for RTÉ Radio 1 including the educational programme 'The Open Mind'. He was a senior producer with the station from 1977 until his retirement in 2002. He has also written five novels, four of them for children.  
Collection   RTÉ Stills Department  
Photographer   Lee, Mary  
Date of photograph   01/Oct/1993
(01/Oct/1993 - 01/Oct/1993)  
Rights holder   RTÉ  
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