Brian o connell

Monday 19th September

Lost Property at Garda Stations

From Rolex watches to wheelchairs, Garda stations around the country recover and are presented with a large amount of stolen and found property. Some of it is returned to its ...

Monday 12th September

Ambulance Services

Now as part of an on-going series, last night and into this morning our reporter Brian O’Connell spent time with Dublin Fire Brigade’s ambulance service as they dealt with a ...

Tuesday 6th September

Homelessness

Now while much of the homelessness issue has been focused on Dublin, in Cork city, there’s an emerging crisis with record numbers sleeping rough and frontline services full to capacity. ...

Monday 29th August

Dunboyne Mother and Baby Home

Over the weekend our reporter Brian O’Connell accompanied a group of mothers on a very special and very emotional journey, to Dunboyne Mother and Baby Home, now a hotel.

Tuesday 16th August

Tourism in Kerry

Now the first six months of this year saw just over an additional half a million tourists visit here compared to 2015.  Tourism Ireland say one of the factors behind ...

Wednesday 10th August

Puck Fair

The Puck Fair remains one of our oldest and perhaps most unusual festivals. Starting today and running until Thursday, our reporter Brian O’Connell was up early this morning to meet ...

Wednesday 3rd August

Back to School Costs

Now a report out this morning by Barnardos paints a detailed picture of the costs associated with primary and secondary schooling in this country. Our reporter Brian O’Connell met parents ...

Tuesday 2nd August

Quangos

Now one of the promises given by the last Government was to reduce the number of so-called quangos and make significant savings in the process. Did they succeed and how ...

Tuesday 19th July

Driver Behaviour and Lower Speed Limits

Now with public asked to give their views on a proposal to extend a 30km per hour speed limit across Dublin what is the feeling around lower speed limits, particularly ...

Wednesday 13th July

Hospital Car Park Costs

Some hospitals here are earning millions in car parking charges every year. What happens to the money once it is collected and are the charges justified? Our reporter Brian O’Connell ...

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