On the box
One Day: Keeping Ireland Beautiful, RTÉ One, January 7, 9.35pm
In the first of a new series, we follow a typical working day for the people who perfume, pamper or persuade us, for a living.
Eco Eye, RTÉ One, January 8, 7pm
Bee pollination is responsible for much of the world’s food production, without bees much of our food production systems would collapse. Ecologist Anja Murray looks at what is being done by Irish citizens and in science to protect the pollinators. New series.
Getaways, RTÉ One, January 8, 8.30pm
Presenters Tommy Bowe, Vogue Williams, Mairéad Ronan and Joe Lindsay return to review destinations that can be flown to directly from Ireland, including Bulgaria, Turkey, Portugal, America, and Hong Kong.
Neven’s Irish Seafood Trails, RTÉ One, January 9, 8.30pm
Neven tastes mussels in Clew Bay, haddock and bonbons in Knockranny House, a freshly made fish patty at the Heron food truck before preparing Clare Island Organic Salmon.
Operation Transformation, RTÉ One, January 9, 9.35pm
This year the programme has undergone its own transformation There is a new base, a new medical expert, new challenges. But as usual, there are five new leaders for everyone to follow.
How to be Good with Money, RTÉ One, January 10, 8.30pm
Financial planner Eoin McGee presents a new personal finance series which sets out to make the nation more financially literate and more cost conscious.