Noisy Protests On Budget Day

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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
  • Contributor
    Joe 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.

  • Information

    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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    Rights Reserved - Free Access
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  • Item type
    part/extract
  • Item colour
    Colour
  • Item sound
    Mono
  • Aspect ratio
    16:9 (widescreen)
  • Language used
    English (eng)
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