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Video: BBC series to explore emigration from Northern Ireland

Almost 25,000 people emigrated from Northern Ireland last year. A new series will explore the stories behind the statistics, “following those who are planning to leave, and those that are left behind, the preparation and packing, the hopes and fears and the tearful farewells”.

Sun, Feb 17, 2013, 09:00

   

Almost 25,000 people emigrated from Northern Ireland last year. A new BBC One Northern Ireland series will explore the stories behind the statistics, “following those who are planning to leave, and those that are left behind, the preparation and packing, the hopes and fears and the tearful farewells”.

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The first episode is on BBC One tomorrow night at 10.35pm.