Video: BBC Newsbeat’s Declan Harvey gives us the social network lowdown

Declan Harvey, BBC Radio 1 Newsbeat Journalist.

Declan Harvey, BBC Radio 1 Newsbeat Journalist.

HE made a name for himself on the amateur drama circuit in Donegal before hitting or national television screens.

Now, Letterkenny native Declan Harvey is a successful London-based broadcast journalist working with BBC Radio 1’s Newsbeat.


In this new video Declan discusses ‘Is Facebook Dead?’ in an excellently produced piece for the Radio 1 Newsbeat YouTube channel.

Not only a capable journalist, Declan once again also brought his acting talent to the fore in this video. Well done Declan!

Here’s a picture of Declan back in the day honing his acting skills while a student at St Eunan’s College in Letterkenny.

Declan is pictured with members of the cast of the Rainbow Theatre Group production of ‘Allidan’ from ‘That’s Entertainment ’97’ at Loreto Convent, Letterkenny.

Also included are, Emmet Doherty, Rachel Henry, Mary Ruddy, Caoimhe Wherity, Sarah Keogh, Emer Gilmartin, Alys Harte, Louise Kelly and Michelle Houston.

Can you spot BBC Newsbeat's leading man?

Can you spot BBC Newsbeat’s leading man?


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