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Catch Up with Angela Scanlon’s ‘World’s Oldest Family’

Watch Angela Scanlon meet the World’s Oldest Family from County Armagh on BBC iPlayer.


The Donnelly family, who are thought to be the oldest group of siblings in the world with a collective age of 1,064 years, speak to the presenter about growing older in today’s society while embarking on their world record attempt.


The documentary brings viewers into the lives of this incredible group of people, while painting a picture of what it was like to be a large family growing up in rural Northern Ireland through the most turbulent of times; taking viewers on a personal historical journey.


Aired yesterday, you can catch up with World’s Oldest Family here.