Joining Sean for this morning’s Gathering were Paul Drury, Daily Mail Columnist; Michael O’Regan, Irish Times Parliamentary Correspondent; Alan Hickey, Barrister; and Paul Melia, Environment Correspondent with the Irish Independent.
The Dail resumes this afternoon to a busy agenda with the publication of the new Government legislative programme for the next 6 months. Michael O’Regan, Irish Times Parliamentary Correspondent joined Sean to preview the term ahead.
In the news this week the unfolding story of three women allegedly held as slaves for 30 years in London; a breakthrough deal for an Irish borrower in debt; details of celebrity chef Nigella Lawson’s high life emerge in court and the threat to turn out the lights at Christmas in a row over ESB pensions. Taking a look back at the stories of the week were Columnist, Brenda Power; Irish Times Parliamentary Correspondent, Michael O'Regan; Irish Independent Columnist, Martina Devlin and PR Consultant, Paddy Duffy.