Haughey seriously ill in hospital

Thursday 30 March 2006 12.41
Charles Haughey - Former Taoiseach's condition deteriorates
Charles Haughey - Former Taoiseach's condition deteriorates

Former Taoiseach Charles Haughey is seriously ill in hospital after his medical condition deteriorated in recent days.

The 80-year-old was diagnosed with prostate cancer in 1995.

Mr Haughey was admitted to the Mater Private Hospital in Dublin yesterday after he became weaker over the weekend.