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The following is a list of events relating to television in Ireland from 1964.
- 3 January – Tolka Row, an urban drama serial by Maura Laverty first goes on air.
- January – Reverend Fergus Day, of the Church of Ireland is appointed to advise on the broadcasting of Protestant religious programmes.
- 4 February – Telefís Scoile, one of the earliest teaching programmes for schools on television in Europe is first aired by Telefís Éireann.
- March – Patrick Jennings appointed RTÉ's Agricultural Advisor.
- 20 April – The BBC Two Northern Ireland service goes on air.
- 14 September – Newsbeat, a topical and often humorous programme, first goes on air. It features reporters Frank Tuomey and Frank Hall with caption stories by cartoonist Terry Williers.
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