Two million across Britain tune in to Waterford in new TV series ‘Adrian Dunbar: My Ireland’

Two million across Britain tune in to Waterford in new TV series ‘Adrian Dunbar: My Ireland’

The second episode of Adrian Dunbar: My Ireland saw the Fermanagh actor visit Kilmacthomas in Waterford. 

The new TV series, fronted by the Line of Duty star, aired on Channel 5 yesterday evening (30 November).

It was seen by an estimated two million viewers across Britain.

The two-part series follows Adrian Dunbar as he returns to his hometown of Enniskillen and visits places that hold fond memories for him.


He will also check out some places he has always wanted to visit but has never before found the time.

The series was devised by Afro-Mic Productions, a Belfast-based production company, and supported by Tourism Ireland, Fáilte Ireland and Tourism NI.

In yesterday evening’s episode viewers saw Dunbar travel around Ireland’s Ancient East – where he cycled across the Kilmacthomas Viaduct on the Waterford Greenway.

 The episode also showed Dunbar visiting Hook Lighthouse, Powerscourt Estate and Newgrange.


 To view the trailer for Adrian Dunbar: My Ireland, click here.

 Judith Cassidy, Tourism Ireland’s Acting Head of Great Britain, said: “Tourism Ireland was delighted to support the production of this new two-part TV series, Adrian Dunbar: My Ireland. With around 2 million people across Britain set to watch the series, it’s a great way to shine a spotlight on our spectacular scenery and fantastic outdoor activities, as well as our wonderful culinary offering.

“Publicity and broadcasts like this are a key element of Tourism Ireland’s programme of promotional activity, to encourage travellers in Britain, and elsewhere around the world, to put Ireland on their holiday wish-list.”

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