It’s thirty years this December since Dempsey’s Den celebrated its first Christmas as part of RTE’s children’s entertainment. Ian’s much-loved alien friends tell Ireland’s Own about their favourite Christmas memories.


zigandzagIt’s 30 years this Christmas since the first Dempsey’s Den Christmas show on RTE. Can you believe it? Do you feel as young as ever?
ZAG: It’s coo-el! We DO feel as young as ever, but that’s probably because of space travel, as every time we go back to Zog, it reverses the aging process.
ZIG: Yep, so we’re the same age we’ve always been. Like Maggie Simpson!
ZAG: We always loved Christmas Day live on the Den waking up with Demo and the whole nation.
ZIG: And our Christmas specials were lots of fun too!

Continue reading in this year’s Christmas Annual