The Late Debate

    Tuesday - Thursday, 10 -11pm

    The Late Debate Tuesday 24 November 2015


    The Late Debate

    Fergal Keane presents live debate and analysis of all the news and political stories of the day, including coverage of today's events in the Oireachtas

    Banking Inquiry; The State of the Health Service; International Relations; Rural Crime

    Tonight, Fergal was joined by:

    Kieran O'Donnell - Fine Gael TD for Limerick

    Billy Timmins - Renua Wicklow and East Carlow TD

    Eoin O Broin - Sinn Fein Councillor, running in Dublin Mid West

    Tony Foley - Senior lecturer in economics, DCU Business school

    Michael O’Regan - Parliamentary Correspondent, The Irish Times

    Colette Browne - Irish Independent columnist, journalist


    And on the phone:

    Alex Thomson - Chief Correspondent at Channel 4 News

    Paul Williams - Special Correspondent, Irish Independent

    About The Show

    Broadcaster Fergal Keane presents RTÉ Radio 1’s late night political and current affairs programme, Late Debate.

    The Late Debate, provides lively discussion and analysis of politics and current affairs with politicians, commentators and the country's key political and parliamentary correspondents.

    Broadcast live Tuesday - Thursday, 10.00pm on RTÉ Radio 1

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