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Ex-Áras candidate Sean Gallagher asks county councils to clear time to discuss nominations
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Ex-Áras candidate Sean Gallagher asks county councils to clear time to discuss nominations

Jul 10th 2018, 4:31 PM 17,015 Views 69 Comments

He said that this would help to ensure a “fair playing field for all potential candidates” contesting Michael D Higgins.

'I'm an optimist - life is a wonderful gift': Welcome to the world of Seán Gallagher
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'I'm an optimist - life is a wonderful gift': Welcome to the world of Seán Gallagher

Feb 24th 2018, 12:00 PM 17,372 Views 43 Comments

The one-time presidential candidate explains why he’s so bullish on the future for Ireland.

'I'm an optimist - life is a wonderful gift': Welcome to the world of Seán Gallagher
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'I'm an optimist - life is a wonderful gift': Welcome to the world of Seán Gallagher

Feb 22nd 2018, 11:24 AM 1,003 Views 0 Comments

The one-time presidential candidate explains why he’s so bullish on the future for Ireland.

RTÉ reaches settlement with former presidential candidate Seán Gallagher over campaign tweet
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RTÉ reaches settlement with former presidential candidate Seán Gallagher over campaign tweet

Dec 19th 2017, 11:12 AM 32,518 Views 131 Comments

Gallagher claimed a tweet read out during a live debate seriously damaged his election prospects.

RTÉ wants Seán Gallagher's e-mails to defend itself against his 'tweetgate' lawsuit
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RTÉ wants Seán Gallagher's e-mails to defend itself against his 'tweetgate' lawsuit

Apr 30th 2016, 10:39 AM 16,743 Views 0 Comments

Gallagher claims the 2011 Frontline debate was unfair.

The woman who famously challenged Seán Gallagher is running for the Dáil
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The woman who famously challenged Seán Gallagher is running for the Dáil

Sep 24th 2015, 11:36 AM 30,654 Views 41 Comments

As is a former Labour councillor who is very critical of his old party.

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'Bone marrow donation is not a tough procedure. Don't leave it to others, don't give it a second thought.'

Dec 22nd 2014, 7:30 PM 2,347 Views 20 Comments

The experiences of one bone marrow donor – and how he saved his sister’s life.

Here's what Seán Gallagher and Micheál Martin looked like when they had a bit more hair...
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Here's what Seán Gallagher and Micheál Martin looked like when they had a bit more hair...

Aug 10th 2014, 5:15 PM 22,656 Views 19 Comments

Ógra Fianna Fáil was a hip and happening organisation in 1984.

Seán Gallagher issues legal proceedings against RTÉ over Frontline debate
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Seán Gallagher issues legal proceedings against RTÉ over Frontline debate

Jan 6th 2013, 10:51 AM 14,135 Views 124 Comments

The former Irish presidential candidate’s solicitor said the debate had “dramatic and extremely serious consequences” for Gallagher.

RTÉ head: 'Impossible to say' whether Frontline debate changed election
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RTÉ head: 'Impossible to say' whether Frontline debate changed election

Dec 12th 2012, 1:13 PM 3,598 Views 23 Comments

Noel Curran says the swing between Sean Gallagher and Michael D Higgins is too large to attribute to one programme.

Poll: Did RTÉ failings change the outcome of the Presidential election?
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Poll: Did RTÉ failings change the outcome of the Presidential election?

Nov 25th 2012, 10:22 AM 9,752 Views 75 Comments

The renewed clamour over the Frontline presidential debate has led to unusually aggressive advertising from Newstalk…

RTÉ accepts findings of review of the Frontline Presidential debate
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RTÉ accepts findings of review of the Frontline Presidential debate

Nov 18th 2012, 2:26 PM 6,876 Views 40 Comments

RTÉ said it “regrets the mistakes made in the preparation and in the broadcast of the programme” and that the production “was less rigorous than it should have been”.

One year after #Aras11, where are the failed presidential candidates now?
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One year after #Aras11, where are the failed presidential candidates now?

Oct 27th 2012, 8:45 AM 18,190 Views 33 Comments

One wrote a book, one went on tour, one went back up the North and one went to Strasbourg. Here’s what Seán, Martin, Gay, David, Dana and Mary did next.

Gallagher doesn't rule out having another run for President
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Gallagher doesn't rule out having another run for President

Oct 20th 2012, 8:00 AM 5,121 Views 45 Comments

Asked by Gay Byrne if he’d do it all over again, the former Dragons’ Den panellist – and soon-to-be new dad – simply says: “Who knows?”

More than 500 volunteers to be honoured for their work with No Name Club
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More than 500 volunteers to be honoured for their work with No Name Club

Jun 23rd 2012, 7:30 AM 3,687 Views 5 Comments

Sean Gallagher and John Lonergan will speak at a ceremony for the clubs, which have around 10,000 members around the country.

The Daily Fix: Tuesday
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The Daily Fix: Tuesday

May 15th 2012, 7:54 PM 3,375 Views 0 Comments

Your essential roundup of the day’s big stories – plus any other bits and pieces you may have missed…

Gallagher: RTÉ went ‘into defence mode like Catholic church’ after ‘Twittergate’
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Gallagher: RTÉ went ‘into defence mode like Catholic church’ after ‘Twittergate’

May 15th 2012, 7:30 PM 5,037 Views 95 Comments

The former Presidential candidate said at the Media Future conference today that RTÉ “shut down to defend itself” like “how the Church itself as institution reacted” when it became aware of abuse in the early nineties.

Sinn Féin: ‘Bogus tweet’ was nothing to do with party or McGuinness campaign
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Sinn Féin: ‘Bogus tweet’ was nothing to do with party or McGuinness campaign

Mar 16th 2012, 1:55 PM 3,723 Views 102 Comments

The Green Party has called on Sinn Féin to explain its role in the now infamous tweet read out on the Frontline presidential debate last year.

BAI: No reason to review Frontline presidential debate decision
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BAI: No reason to review Frontline presidential debate decision

Mar 13th 2012, 7:43 PM 1,801 Views 14 Comments

The BAI also said it had passed on a recommendation on how to deal with RTE’s Prime Time Investigates programme which made allegations against Father Kevin Reynolds.

Cabinet will not order review of Frontline programme - Kenny
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Cabinet will not order review of Frontline programme - Kenny

Mar 13th 2012, 4:27 PM 1,468 Views 28 Comments

Enda Kenny says any independent review of RTÉ’s Frontline programme is a matter for the BAI and not the cabinet.

BAI, Cabinet to discuss Gallagher demands for Frontline inquiry
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BAI, Cabinet to discuss Gallagher demands for Frontline inquiry

Mar 13th 2012, 8:06 AM 1,200 Views 26 Comments

The cabinet, and a meeting of the Broadcasting Authority, will examine claims that RTÉ suggested audience questions.

RTÉ invites former UTV chief to assist in editorial review
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RTÉ invites former UTV chief to assist in editorial review

Mar 12th 2012, 8:23 PM 3,002 Views 29 Comments

The national broadcaster has outlined the numerous actions it is taking in connection with last October’s controversial Frontline debate.

Gallagher writes to Rabbitte over 'deeply disturbing' Frontline claims
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Gallagher writes to Rabbitte over 'deeply disturbing' Frontline claims

Mar 12th 2012, 3:59 PM 4,343 Views 88 Comments

Seán Gallagher writes to the communications minister seeking a “full investigation” into the making of the Presidential debate.

Poll: Do we need a public inquiry into the RTÉ Frontline debate?
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Poll: Do we need a public inquiry into the RTÉ Frontline debate?

Mar 12th 2012, 10:04 AM 5,967 Views 135 Comments

There have been calls for a further inquiry over claims that an audience member was encouraged to ask a hostile question. So what do you think?

Fianna Fáil call for inquiry over RTÉ Frontline debate
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Fianna Fáil call for inquiry over RTÉ Frontline debate

Mar 12th 2012, 8:52 AM 1,378 Views 30 Comments

The party said an independent investigator should be appointed, after new claims emerged over the treatment of Seán Gallagher.

McGuinness blames Gallagher's undoing on 'lack of credibility' - and not RTÉ
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McGuinness blames Gallagher's undoing on 'lack of credibility' - and not RTÉ

Mar 11th 2012, 8:47 PM 6,718 Views 71 Comments

Commentators and candidates should respect the democratic decision of the electorate, said the Sinn Féin politician.

The Daily Fix: Sunday
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The Daily Fix: Sunday

Mar 11th 2012, 7:50 PM 8,433 Views 16 Comments

Your essential round-up of all today’s biggest news stories plus some extras you may have missed…

Further regulatory process over Gallagher complaint is 'not a matter for RTÉ to decide or influence'
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Further regulatory process over Gallagher complaint is 'not a matter for RTÉ to decide or influence'

Mar 11th 2012, 3:42 PM 3,076 Views 39 Comments

The national broadcaster has responded to an earlier statement made by lawyers for presidential candidate Seán Gallagher calling for a public inquiry into last year’s controversial Frontline debate.

Seán Gallagher calls for inquiry over new RTÉ Frontline claims
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Seán Gallagher calls for inquiry over new RTÉ Frontline claims

Mar 11th 2012, 12:05 PM 4,637 Views 61 Comments

Gallagher also said he is considering legal action after new reports emerged over the controversial presidential debate.

RTE failed in obligation of fairness to Sean Gallagher... says RTE Board
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RTE failed in obligation of fairness to Sean Gallagher... says RTE Board

Mar 9th 2012, 4:06 PM 3,667 Views 84 Comments

The Board of RTE has said it fully accepts the findings of the BAI and that it is bringing in new guidelines on social media to ensure ‘Tweetgate’ doesn’t happen again.

Rabbitte lost for words at 'innuendo' of vested interest in Gallagher probe
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Rabbitte lost for words at 'innuendo' of vested interest in Gallagher probe

Mar 8th 2012, 5:02 PM 6,830 Views 51 Comments

Fianna Fáil’s Seán Fleming accuses Rabbitte of having a “personal financial vested interest” in the Presidential election.

Column: BAI report does not close file on That Tweet
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Column: BAI report does not close file on That Tweet

Mar 8th 2012, 4:29 PM 44 Views 39 Comments

Seán Gallagher’s Áras bid may have been derailed with or without the tweet from fake McGuinness account. But the point is we need to know who was behind it, says Derek Mooney who knows all about losing a job amid a Twitter controversy…

RTÉ board to meet following BAI ruling on Frontline tweet
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RTÉ board to meet following BAI ruling on Frontline tweet

Mar 8th 2012, 8:58 AM 1,542 Views 15 Comments

RTÉ chairman Tom Savage will convene the broadcaster’s board, while a Sean Gallagher spokesman doesn’t rule out legal action.

RTÉ director general apologises to Gallagher over Frontline 'mistakes'
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RTÉ director general apologises to Gallagher over Frontline 'mistakes'

Mar 7th 2012, 5:20 PM 3,801 Views 32 Comments

Noel Curran’s apology comes on foot of the BAI’s decision to uphold Gallagher’s complaint regarding a controversial tweet referred to during an #Áras11 debate.