It was Bertie Ahern who infamously said of Irish attitides to building national infrastructure, "If there's not a 10-year row about a project, it's not worth doing." John Pollock, project director of the National Paediatric Hospital Development Board spoke to us this evening.
The trial of Solidarity TD, Paul Murphy, and six others accused of the false imprisonment of former Tánaiste, Joan Burton, continued today at the Circuit Criminal Court in Dublin. RTE's Vivienne Traynor was in court today.
The Minister for Justice, Frances Fitzgerald today informed her Cabinet colleauges it is her intention to establish a Commission of Investigation into matters surrounding the convicted Waterford paedophile, Bill Kenneally. We spoke to Damien Tiernan.
The amount you pay in fines when you are caught speeding, could soon be linked to how much you earn. The Road Safety Authority is considering this approach, ahead of submitting possible proposals to the Department of Transport. Motoring Editor with the Independent Eddie Cunningham spoke to us.