University of Limerick

Third-level heads misled PAC, says chairman

Evidence has emerged that the University of Limerick misled the Department of Education and the Comptroller and Auditor General during an inquiry into its payments of unauthorised and excessive severance packages to senior managers.

Press Statement from University of Limerick

Press Statement from University of Limerick

26 May The new President of University of Limerick, Dr Des Fitzgerald, has said the RTÉ Investigates programme on governance at Irish universities raises issues "of grave concern".

Investigation in 2015 into serious deficiencies in maternity care at Portiuncula Hospital.

Families accuse hospital of 'attempted cover-up'

25 Apr A number of families at the centre of the long-awaited review of maternity services at Portiuncula Hospital in Ballinasloe have criticised what they describe as the "attempted cover-up of the failings in care at the maternity unit."

Call for Public Inquiry at the Highest Level

Call for Public Inquiry at the Highest Level

21 Apr Sean Phillips, the father of Siobhan Phillips who was seriously injured when she was shot by her partner Crevan Mackin in 2015, has called for a public inquiry at the highest level.

Clear and Present Danger

Clear and Present Danger

20 Apr RTÉ Investigates examines a series of events that led to the brutal murder of Garda Tony Golden and the maiming of Siobhan Phillips in October 2015.

'Grace' Foster Home-Update

'Grace' Foster Home-Update

16 Mar RTÉ Investigates has learned that the Health Service Executive has written to the families of former service users who spent time in the 'Grace' foster home in the South East.

AHAR update

AHAR update

14 Mar In January, RTÉ Investigates exposed misleading fundraising techniques, a lack of financial transparency and animal welfare concerns at Kerry-based charity Animal Heaven Animal Rescue (AHAR). Here, we speak to two key former members of the AHAR team...