News, sport, business and interviews with Áine Lawlor and Richard Crowley.
150 job losses at Pfizer. Taoiseach offers to meet families of RUC officers following Smithwick tribunal report. TV chef Nigella Lawson takes stand in fraud trial.
The Minister for Health has rejected calls for an independent inquiry to be carried out into the top up controversy.. Former Labour TD Colm Keaveney defects to Fianna Fáil. HSE apologises to family of woman who died after giving birth at Sligo General Hospital.
Bank of Ireland needs more money in reserve says Central Bank-Business Editor David Murphy. Verdict due in Torquay inquest into the death of infant Oisin Twomey and a Polish taxi driver- Paschal Sheehy reports. Sentencing hearing for disgraced solicitor Thomas Byrne convicted of serious fraud -Vivienne Traynor reports.
Paul Colgan reports on an 8.5 million euro settlement at the High Court. Business Editor David Murphy reports on mortgage holders in distress. Aidan Clifford of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants considers plans to tighten controls on the charity sector.