While the Minister for Finance delivered his budget in Dáil Eireann, noisy protests were taking place outside with a number of groups there to voice their anger at the budget measures.
- Title Budget 2011 Protests Outside Leinster House
- 1st Broadcast 07/12/2010
- ContributorJoe Mag Raollaigh (Reporter)
- Clip Duration 00:01:08
- Material Type Video
- Series title RTÉ News
- Clip title Noisy Protests On Budget Day
- Extended description
One man was arrested after staging his own protest using a mobile crane. The man spent an hour high above the gates of Leinster House in a cherry picker. He was charged with dangerous driving. Later a noisy demonstration with representatives from various groups opposing the budget measures took place.
A RTÉ News report by Joe Mag Raollaigh on 7 December 2010.
- Local keywords Memorable Budgets, 2011, Budget, Brian Lenihan, Demonstrations, Politics, Economics
- Geographical coverage Ireland
- Topic Politics and Economics
- Publisher Broadcaster RTÉ
- First broadcast channel RTÉ One
- Production year 2010
- Country of production Ireland
- Original identifier BN10/341
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- Language used English (eng)
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