This YouTube video clip “Charlie and the seal” has got over 1 million hits. The video clip is from the RTE documentary “Tracing the journey of the famous Irish Antarctic explorer Tom Crean”.
Two part documentary tracing the journey of the famous Irish Antarctic explorer Tom Crean. This journey took Charlie to the South Pole.
Emergency reporting from the major earthquakes in Haiti, Pakistan and Turkey. Charlie Bird has reported widely from all of the famine stricken areas in Africa and covered the plight of the Kurds in the aftermath of the first Gulf war.
Ganges River Documentary Charlie Bird has been involved in presenting a number of major documentaries for RTE. The highly successful, programmes, were produced, by Crossing The Line Films.They include, Charlie Bird Travel’s the Ganges River in India. .
Over the past three decades The Irish reporter Charlie Bird has covered many international stories for RTE, including the two Gulf Wars, the ongoing Middle East crisis, the attacks on the Twin Towers in New York and the aftermath of Nine/Eleven.
In January 2009 he took up the post of Washington Correspondent with RTE News. He covered the election of President Obama and his historic inauguration in Washington which was attended by over two million people.