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Ní Bheoláin, Sharon (1971 -)
Newsreader Sharon Ní Bheoláin on the set of 'RTÉ News: Nine O'Clock', at the unveiling of a refurbishment and technical upgrade of RTÉ Television's Studio 3 on 28 January 2019. The first programme broadcast live from the new Studio 3 was the RTÉ 'Six One News' on 28 January 2019.
The upgraded studio featured a new video wall, 24 metres long and 3 metres high, spanning three sides of the studio. The refurbishment also saw the introduction of new automated HD cameras, a new set design, additional presentation areas and changed opening graphics for the main news bulletins.
The work on Studio 3 cost €1.4 million and was financed as a major capital investment project by RTÉ directly from the proceeds of RTÉ's land sale. The last major renovation in 2009 cost of €1.3 million and during its life span was used to broadcast over 15,000 programmes.
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(28/Jan/2019 - 28/Jan/2019)