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Dana wins the National Song Contest (1970)

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Image ref no   2055/047
Caption   Dana wins the National Song Contest (1970)
Programme   National Song Contest 1970  
Programme type    
Personalities/Groups   Scallon, Dana Rosemary (1951 -)
Description   Irish singer Dana wins the 6th National Song Contest with 'All Kinds of Everything', in an RTÉ Television studio on 1 March 1970. This competition selected Ireland's representative in the Eurovision Song Contest; Dana went on to win Eurovision for the first time for Ireland later that year.

The 6th National Contest was broadcast live on RTÉ Television and Radio on 1 March 1970; stills from this shoot accompanied an RTÉ Guide follow-up article published on 6 March 1970. The Guide had previewed all the contestants in the previous week's edition on 27 February 1970.  
Collection   RTÉ Guide  
Photographer   Bedell, Roy  
Date of photograph   01/Mar/1970
(01/Mar/1970 - 01/Mar/1970)  
Rights holder   RTÉ