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'What better tribute could we have': Marian Finucane Show gained 19,000 listeners in final months on air
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'What better tribute could we have': Marian Finucane Show gained 19,000 listeners in final months on air

Feb 6th 2020, 12:09 PM 21,385 Views 10 Comments

The figures cover the three months leading up to the veteran broadcaster’s death in January.

Brendan O'Connor to fill RTÉ's Marian Finucane slot until end of January
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Brendan O'Connor to fill RTÉ's Marian Finucane slot until end of January

Jan 11th 2020, 7:30 AM 42,507 Views 85 Comments

The columnist will present a temporary show following Finucane’s death earlier this month.

Marian Finucane had decided in early December that she would retire
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Marian Finucane had decided in early December that she would retire

Jan 7th 2020, 9:00 PM 88,531 Views 16 Comments

Monsignor Ciarán O’Carroll, who is a cousin of Marian’s, paid tribute to her as “an icon of Irish broadcasting”.

Marian Finucane's son and husband pay tribute to her 'great empathy and curiosity'
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Marian Finucane's son and husband pay tribute to her 'great empathy and curiosity'

Updated Jan 7th 2020, 1:25 PM 69,226 Views 25 Comments

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar, two ministers, and a number of high-profile RTÉ broadcasters were among those who attended the funeral.

Funeral mass of Marian Finucane to be held in Co Kildare on Tuesday
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Funeral mass of Marian Finucane to be held in Co Kildare on Tuesday

Updated Jan 4th 2020, 3:00 PM 57,973 Views 20 Comments

A special edition of Marian Finucane’s programme was held today, where her friends remembered the veteran broadcaster.

'It didn’t matter to her that the establishment might be upset': How Marian Finucane brought women's stories to the fore
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'It didn’t matter to her that the establishment might be upset': How Marian Finucane brought women's stories to the fore

Jan 3rd 2020, 4:19 PM 20,604 Views 22 Comments

The broadcaster used her platform to discuss topics that were rarely if ever spoken about in a public forum in Ireland.

Here are some of Marian Finucane's most memorable moments in broadcasting
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Here are some of Marian Finucane's most memorable moments in broadcasting

Jan 3rd 2020, 11:09 AM 43,751 Views 16 Comments

From iodine, to Women Today, to the banking crisis, Finucane was a “trailblazer” in Irish broadcasting.

'We've lost a unique voice': Newspapers pay tribute to Marian Finucane
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'We've lost a unique voice': Newspapers pay tribute to Marian Finucane

Jan 3rd 2020, 7:53 AM 25,200 Views 5 Comments

The sudden passing of the well respected broadcaster was announced yesterday.

Marian Finucane: A broadcaster who changed who we heard from - and what we were hearing
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Marian Finucane: A broadcaster who changed who we heard from - and what we were hearing

Jan 2nd 2020, 10:19 PM 41,044 Views 19 Comments

The veteran broadcaster spent her career giving ordinary people a platform.

'An enormous loss to broadcasting': Tributes paid to RTÉ broadcaster Marian Finucane
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'An enormous loss to broadcasting': Tributes paid to RTÉ broadcaster Marian Finucane

Jan 2nd 2020, 8:55 PM 64,676 Views 18 Comments

Marian Finucane has died at the age of 69.

Broadcaster Marian Finucane has died at the age of 69
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Broadcaster Marian Finucane has died at the age of 69

Jan 2nd 2020, 6:09 PM 255,758 Views 106 Comments

The veteran broadcaster has worked at RTÉ since 1976.

Reports of February general election are 'speculation', says Varadkar
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Reports of February general election are 'speculation', says Varadkar

Dec 14th 2019, 12:27 PM 12,111 Views 53 Comments

The Taoiseach spoke on RTÉ’s Marian Finucane show this morning.

'It's absolutely like minding a child': Nora Owen on caring for her husband with dementia
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'It's absolutely like minding a child': Nora Owen on caring for her husband with dementia

Feb 17th 2018, 12:50 PM 33,361 Views 44 Comments

Owen spoke to Marian Finucane this morning about the progression of her husband’s condition.

Leo Varadkar on political crisis: 'It wasn't some poker game with Micheál Martin'
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Leo Varadkar on political crisis: 'It wasn't some poker game with Micheál Martin'

Dec 2nd 2017, 11:59 AM 12,933 Views 85 Comments

The Taoiseach was critical of the Department of Justice again in a radio interview this morning.

FactCheck: How much do multinationals actually contribute in taxes?
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FactCheck: How much do multinationals actually contribute in taxes?

Sep 9th 2016, 7:07 PM 25,518 Views 58 Comments

FactCheck looks into a set a claims made over the airwaves and in the Dáil in the past week.

RTÉ Radio One and 2FM have had a STELLAR three months - here are the latest radio figures
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RTÉ Radio One and 2FM have had a STELLAR three months - here are the latest radio figures

Oct 29th 2015, 6:11 PM 27,837 Views 45 Comments

The state broadcaster has been cleaning up on all fronts over the last three months.

Corbett children remain with step-mother as custody hearing delayed until next week
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Corbett children remain with step-mother as custody hearing delayed until next week

Aug 15th 2015, 12:49 PM 21,005 Views 0 Comments

A custody hearing for Jason Corbett’s children was supposed to happen yesterday.

Which Irish Radio Presenter Are You?
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Which Irish Radio Presenter Are You?

Jun 28th 2015, 9:30 PM 14,286 Views 23 Comments

It’s time to find out.

Marian Finucane using "stopwatches" to ensure balance on marriage referendum debates
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Marian Finucane using "stopwatches" to ensure balance on marriage referendum debates

Apr 19th 2015, 6:31 PM 18,928 Views 159 Comments

The broadcaster made the comment on her RTÉ Radio 1 show this afternoon.

Marian Finucane ties the knot with long-term partner
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Marian Finucane ties the knot with long-term partner

Jan 20th 2015, 6:41 PM 42,253 Views 41 Comments

The presenter and her new husband have been together for 30 years.

Marian Keyes says Marian Finucane pushed her on mental health in interview
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Marian Keyes says Marian Finucane pushed her on mental health in interview

Nov 13th 2014, 2:55 PM 29,721 Views 19 Comments

The author appeared on Finucane’s show on Saturday.

McGuinness on The Disappeared: 'One of the worse things to happen' during an already bitter conflict
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McGuinness on The Disappeared: 'One of the worse things to happen' during an already bitter conflict

May 31st 2014, 1:12 PM 10,685 Views 104 Comments

McGuinness gave a wide-ranging interview today on current and past issues.

'It's a members facility'. Ceann Comhairle denies Dáil bar is there for drinking
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'It's a members facility'. Ceann Comhairle denies Dáil bar is there for drinking

Sep 28th 2013, 2:13 PM 7,914 Views 92 Comments

Seán Barrett says the facility is there to give members somewhere to go when the Dáil is not in session.

"There is nothing decided on welfare cap" - Joan Burton
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"There is nothing decided on welfare cap" - Joan Burton

Sep 15th 2013, 12:28 PM 11,010 Views 245 Comments

Reports today say that cuts to Social Protection will amount to a welfare cap, but the Minister for Social Protection says nothing has been decided.

"I'm not opposed to gay rights" and 9 other quotes from Lucinda Creighton
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"I'm not opposed to gay rights" and 9 other quotes from Lucinda Creighton

Jul 13th 2013, 1:07 PM 20,326 Views 105 Comments

The former European Affairs Minister gave a wide-ranging interview to Marian Finucane on RTÉ Radio this morning. Here’s what she had to say…

LRC chief 'mesmerised' by teachers' decision
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LRC chief 'mesmerised' by teachers' decision

May 25th 2013, 3:01 PM 12,578 Views 65 Comments

The ASTI and the TUI said they were not going to ballot their members on the Haddington Road Agreement.

RTE stars paid "too much" says station boss
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RTE stars paid "too much" says station boss

May 22nd 2013, 11:56 AM 12,321 Views 54 Comments

RTE director general Noel Curran said further cost reductions will be introduced next year.

Tubridy, Finucane and Duffy take pay cuts as RTÉ reveals stars' salaries
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Tubridy, Finucane and Duffy take pay cuts as RTÉ reveals stars' salaries

Mar 27th 2013, 5:47 PM 42,106 Views 227 Comments

Ryan Tubridy was paid €723,000 in 2011, according to figures released by the State broadcaster this evening.

Symphysiotomy survivors gather to recount stories of torture
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Symphysiotomy survivors gather to recount stories of torture

Nov 14th 2012, 6:30 AM 46,388 Views 24 Comments

“Put fifty of us in a room and you’ll get different stories but the same ending. We are all cripples.”

Misdiagnosed cancer patient Olive Fahey: ‘Don’t be afraid to insist on going elsewhere’
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Misdiagnosed cancer patient Olive Fahey: ‘Don’t be afraid to insist on going elsewhere’

Oct 13th 2012, 1:24 PM 7,645 Views 10 Comments

The Tipperary woman whose breast cancer was misdiagnosed three times says: If you’re not happy with treatment, go elsewhere.

Mick Wallace says f*** on the radio, suggests affair with Marian Finucane*

Mick Wallace says f*** on the radio, suggests affair with Marian Finucane*

Oct 6th 2012, 12:26 PM 29,647 Views 53 Comments

*Well, he says somebody ELSE suggested it. Here’s the best of the reaction tweets.

Shortall says reforms were "blocked" by Reilly
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Shortall says reforms were "blocked" by Reilly

Sep 29th 2012, 12:55 PM 9,250 Views 66 Comments

The former minister of state said her resignation was coming for some time.

Ireland's '25 most powerful Irish women' honoured
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Ireland's '25 most powerful Irish women' honoured

Jun 15th 2012, 6:45 AM 9,419 Views 78 Comments

Former President Mary Robinson and novelist Edna O’Brien were among the 25 women celebrated last night.

Leo Varadkar says €135k salary request didn't break the rules
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Leo Varadkar says €135k salary request didn't break the rules

Jan 29th 2012, 1:46 PM 8,106 Views 164 Comments

The Minister for Transport said that exceptions can be made to the €92,000 pay cap on ministerial advisers.

Childers bemoans Gilmore’s handling of Labour bullying claims
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Childers bemoans Gilmore’s handling of Labour bullying claims

Nov 21st 2011, 2:34 PM 1,917 Views 13 Comments

MEP Nessa Childers says she is disappointed that Eamon Gilmore did not personally get in touch over claims she was bullied.

Marian Finucane defends six-figure RTÉ salary
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Marian Finucane defends six-figure RTÉ salary

Nov 16th 2011, 7:00 AM 8,771 Views 27 Comments

Broadcaster rejected criticism of her perceived working hours: “Would you say to the editor of the Sunday Times that he works one day a week?”

RTÉ stars could have salaries cut by 30 per cent
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RTÉ stars could have salaries cut by 30 per cent

Oct 18th 2011, 10:59 AM 9,838 Views 110 Comments

Director General Noel Curran says RTÉ prepared for possibility of some presenters moving to rival broadcasters. We look at what those cuts would do to the top earners’ pay packets…