Fair City

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Original run: 2 Sep 2003 – …

Country of origin: Ireland

Genre: Drama

Network: RTÉ ONE IE

Watched by: 22 of 673 425 0%

Total running time: 15 days 50 minutes

Episode duration: 25 minutes

IMDB rating: 2.8 of 10 534

MyShows rating: 2.3 of 5 10

Description

Plots centre on the domestic and professional lives of the residents of Carrigstown, a fictional suburb on the north side of Dublin. The area encompasses a restaurant, pub, garage, corner shop, community centre, charity shop, surgery and various businesses. Originally aired as one half-hour episode per week for a limited run, the show is now broadcast year round on RTE One in four episodes per week, all of which air at 20:00. Fair City is the most watched drama in Ireland, with regular viewing figures of between 500,000 and 600,000. Devised by Margaret Gleeson, it has remained a significant programme in terms of RTE's success and audience share, and also in the history of Irish television drama, tackling many controversial and taboo issues previously unseen on Irish television.


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