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# fiona-doyle - Sunday 7 September, 2014

Sexual abuse victim: ‘We can’t fix another’s pain, only witness it. Thank you for being my witness.’

The Dublin Rape Crisis Centre is currently recruiting for volunteers.

# fiona-doyle - Saturday 23 August, 2014

From The Score Ireland’s Fiona Doyle reaches 50m Breaststroke final at Euros Success

Ireland’s Fiona Doyle reaches 50m Breaststroke final at Euros

There was disappointment, however, for fellow Irish swimmer Sycerika McMahon.

# fiona-doyle - Saturday 18 January, 2014

From The Score Fiona Doyle unlikely to benefit following reports of Efimova doping positive No Change

Fiona Doyle unlikely to benefit following reports of Efimova doping positive

The Irish swimmer finished second to Russia’s Yulia Efimova athlete at the World University Games last summer.

# fiona-doyle - Saturday 14 December, 2013

From The Score Ireland’s Barry Murphy wins bronze medal at European Swimming Championships Winning

Ireland’s Barry Murphy wins bronze medal at European Swimming Championships

The swimmer produced a fantastic display to finish third today.

From The Score Irish swimmer Meegan breaks the national 1500m record by almost 10 seconds One To Watch

Irish swimmer Meegan breaks the national 1500m record by almost 10 seconds

Meanwhile, Barry Murphy and Fiona Doyle have qualified for the semi-finals of the European Short Course Swimming Championships.

# fiona-doyle - Saturday 28 September, 2013

Extract: I watched my father walk free from court after confessing to raping me

A sentence delivered by a judge frustrated by the inconsistent application of sentencing guidelines in Ireland saw Fiona Doyle’s abuser initially walk free from court – even after he admitted to sexually abusing her throughout her childhood.

# fiona-doyle - Sunday 4 August, 2013

From The Score You tell ’em, Andy! It’s the sporting tweets of the week Twitterati This post contains images

You tell ’em, Andy! It’s the sporting tweets of the week

Also featuring Gary Player, Joey Barton and Cian Healy.

# fiona-doyle - Saturday 3 August, 2013

From The Score Fiona Doyle fails to gain place in final despite breaking Irish record Happy Days

Fiona Doyle fails to gain place in final despite breaking Irish record

The Irish swimmer finished with a time of 31.52 seconds this evening.

# fiona-doyle - Thursday 1 August, 2013

From The Score Doyle takes place in world’s top 20 as McMahon heads for Texas with new national record World Championships

Doyle takes place in world’s top 20 as McMahon heads for Texas with new national record

Limerick native Fiona Doyle was a split second off her personal best in the 200 metre breaststroke.

# fiona-doyle - Monday 29 July, 2013

From The Score ‘Bittersweet’ night as Fiona Doyle finishes 11th in the world World Swimming Champs

‘Bittersweet’ night as Fiona Doyle finishes 11th in the world

Lithuanian teen Ruta Meilutyte blitzed the field to set a new world record in tonight’s 100m breaststroke semi-finals.

# fiona-doyle - Sunday 28 July, 2013

From The Score Fiona Doyle taking fresh belief and form to World Championships Interview This post contains videos

Fiona Doyle taking fresh belief and form to World Championships

Winning World University Games silver has only just started to settle in as the Calgary-based swimmer lines up in Barcelona

# fiona-doyle - Tuesday 16 July, 2013

From The Score Fiona Doyle misses out on bronze medal — by 1/100th of a second World University Games

Fiona Doyle misses out on bronze medal — by 1/100th of a second

Limerick’s Doyle finished fourth by the smallest of margins in the 50m breaststroke final.

# fiona-doyle - Friday 12 July, 2013

From The Score Fiona Doyle wins silver for Ireland at World University Games Swimming

Fiona Doyle wins silver for Ireland at World University Games

Fiona Doyle set a new Irish senior record as she finished second in today’s 100m breaststroke final.

# fiona-doyle - Wednesday 12 June, 2013

The 5 at 5: Wednesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

Abuse survivor Fiona Doyle calls for minimum sentences for rape

The Wicklow woman, who suffered a decade of abuse at the hands of her father, is backing the findings of a report on sentencing.

# fiona-doyle - Saturday 6 April, 2013

Campaign to help sex abuse survivors launched

The movement has called for change and more transparency in Ireland’s justice system.

# fiona-doyle - Friday 15 February, 2013

The 5 at 5: Friday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

DPP to appeal Patrick O’Brien sentence

Fiona Doyle said today that she may also pursue her mother in the courts.

# fiona-doyle - Friday 1 February, 2013

The 9 at 9: Friday

Nine things you need to know before you start your day…

# fiona-doyle - Thursday 31 January, 2013

Fiona Doyle meets Taoiseach to discuss court experiences

Doyle, whose father was temporarily allowed to walk free after admitting raping her, met Enda Kenny this evening.

# fiona-doyle - Wednesday 30 January, 2013

Column: We owe it to victims to have minimum and mandatory sentencing

The crimes committed against Fiona Doyle and Detective Garda Adrian Donohue deserve sufficient punishment – and the pressure needs to be placed back onto criminals, says criminologist John O’Keefe.

# fiona-doyle - Saturday 26 January, 2013

Fiona Doyle thanks public for support after abuse ruling

The daughter of Patrick O’Brien, who was first bailed and then jailed for sexually abusing her, gives an emotional interview.

# fiona-doyle - Friday 25 January, 2013

Fiona Doyle rallies to go ahead in honour of ‘every victim’ of sexual abuse

A “vindicated” Fiona Doyle will appear on RTE’s Late Late show this evening to speak about her case.

# fiona-doyle - Thursday 24 January, 2013

Column: Fiona Doyle was caught in the crossfire of a war over sentencing

The blame does not lie with one judge but with the inconsistency of the Court of Criminal Appeal, writes Aodhán Ó Ríordáin.

The Evening Fix… now with added photos of unsuspecting commuters

Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.

Shatter “understands people were disturbed” by details in rape case

Patrick O’Brien, who was convicted of raping his daughter Fiona Doyle, had his bail revoked in court today.

Taoiseach has not yet arranged meeting with Fiona Doyle, daughter reveals

Kristel O’Brien spoke of her mother’s ‘heartbreak’ over this week’s controversial sentencing of her rapist and father Patrick O’Brien – who is due back in court this morning.

# fiona-doyle - Wednesday 23 January, 2013

Two protests to be held in support of rape victim Fiona Doyle

The case is listed for mention at the Central Criminal Court tomorrow where it is believed the DPP will make an application to the court.

# fiona-doyle - Tuesday 22 January, 2013

The Evening Fix… now with added Beyoncé miming

Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.

The 5 at 5: Tuesday

5 stories, 5 minutes, 5 o’clock.

Fiona Doyle case has ‘filled the nation with revulsion’ – Taoiseach

The release on bail, pending an appeal, of an elderly man who repeatedly raped his daughter when she was younger was raised at Leaders’ Questions.

# fiona-doyle - Thursday 24 May, 2012

From The Score Irish team finish sixth in European Swimming Championships final Improvement

Irish team finish sixth in European Swimming Championships final

Meanwhile, there was disappointment for Fiona Doyle and Shani Stallard today.

From The Score Stallard, Doyle into 200m breaststroke semis Swimming

Stallard, Doyle into 200m breaststroke semis

Ireland also qualified for the final of the women’s 4x200m freestyle during this morning’s session at the European Swimming Championships.

# fiona-doyle - Tuesday 22 May, 2012

From The Score I don’t believe it! McMahon qualifies for London 2012 London 2012

I don’t believe it! McMahon qualifies for London 2012

17-year-old Sycerika McMahon is the latest member of Ireland’s Olympic party.