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#Albert Reynolds

# albert-reynolds - Saturday 25 January, 2020

Heard that one about the play featuring a monk who hijacked an Irish plane?
# A Holy Show
# A Holy Show

Heard that one about the play featuring a monk who hijacked an Irish plane?

Jan 25th 2020, 9:00 PM 13,013 Views 2 Comments

We spoke to its writer and director Janet Moran about crafting A Holy Show.

# albert-reynolds - Thursday 1 November, 2018

Ireland's entertainment world comes out for funeral of Electric Picnic founder John Reynolds
# RIP
# RIP

Ireland's entertainment world comes out for funeral of Electric Picnic founder John Reynolds

Updated Nov 1st 2018, 9:59 PM 81,684 Views 11 Comments

The 52 year-old was found dead at his home last week.

# albert-reynolds - Saturday 20 May, 2017

Simon and Leo beware - not everyone who inherits a country ends up enjoying it
# Poison Chalice
# Poison Chalice

Simon and Leo beware - not everyone who inherits a country ends up enjoying it

May 20th 2017, 8:30 AM 13,249 Views 27 Comments

Ruling a country without having been elected can be an endeavour fraught with danger.

# albert-reynolds - Saturday 2 April, 2016

The bizarre hijacking involving an Irish plane, an Irish minister and the Third Secret of Fatima
# EI 164
# EI 164

The bizarre hijacking involving an Irish plane, an Irish minister and the Third Secret of Fatima

Apr 2nd 2016, 10:00 AM 39,797 Views 39 Comments

Albert Reynolds to the rescue.

# albert-reynolds - Wednesday 31 December, 2014

The best archive pic we found this year
# RIP
# RIP

The best archive pic we found this year

Dec 31st 2014, 10:00 PM 31,382 Views 28 Comments

Ireland, 1989.

# albert-reynolds - Tuesday 14 October, 2014

Check out out these pictures of Michael Noonan on Budget Day... 23 years ago
# Flashback
# Flashback

Check out out these pictures of Michael Noonan on Budget Day... 23 years ago

Oct 14th 2014, 7:45 AM 16,167 Views 34 Comments

Ah the 90s were great…

# albert-reynolds - Thursday 2 October, 2014

Irish soldiers forced 'to borrow' ceremonial uniforms for Albert Reynolds' funeral
# Kitted Out
# Kitted Out

Irish soldiers forced 'to borrow' ceremonial uniforms for Albert Reynolds' funeral

Oct 2nd 2014, 9:16 AM 10,842 Views 59 Comments

Soldiers had to borrow parts of the kit from their comrades.

# albert-reynolds - Friday 5 September, 2014

Opinion: Why Gaza needs an Albert Reynolds
# Conflict
# Conflict

Opinion: Why Gaza needs an Albert Reynolds

Sep 5th 2014, 8:00 PM 33 Views 36 Comments

The situation in Gaza needs someone who can broker peace – someone who has the energy not to take no for an answer;

# albert-reynolds - Tuesday 26 August, 2014

LISTEN: Albert Reynolds's son gave a touching and emotional eulogy to his father yesterday
# RIP
# RIP

LISTEN: Albert Reynolds's son gave a touching and emotional eulogy to his father yesterday

Aug 26th 2014, 8:15 AM 11,088 Views 7 Comments

Philip Reynolds delivered a heartfelt eulogy to his father at his funeral mass in Donnybrook yesterday,

# albert-reynolds - Monday 25 August, 2014

"For him, peace was the only battle worth waging": Albert Reynolds is laid to rest
# RIP
# RIP

"For him, peace was the only battle worth waging": Albert Reynolds is laid to rest

Aug 25th 2014, 10:53 PM 19,619 Views 44 Comments

The former Irish Taoiseach was remembered at a funeral mass in Donnybrook, Dublin today.

Inside a Donnybrook church we learned about Albert Reynolds - a man worth recalling and remembering
# Remembering Reynolds
# Remembering Reynolds

Inside a Donnybrook church we learned about Albert Reynolds - a man worth recalling and remembering

Aug 25th 2014, 9:00 PM 8,978 Views 8 Comments

Mourners gathered at the Church of Sacred Heart to remember a husband, a father, a politician and a man who never feared peace.

In pictures: Albert Reynolds' funeral
# RIP
# RIP

In pictures: Albert Reynolds' funeral

Aug 25th 2014, 5:08 PM 18,278 Views 29 Comments

The former Taoiseach was laid to rest in Dublin today.

LIVE: Watch the State funeral of former Taoiseach Albert Reynolds
# RIP
# RIP

LIVE: Watch the State funeral of former Taoiseach Albert Reynolds

Aug 25th 2014, 1:01 PM 18,856 Views 53 Comments

The former taoiseach will be laid to rest with full military honours.

Here's the message of condolence Pope Francis has sent for Albert Reynolds' funeral
# Albert Reynolds
# Albert Reynolds

Here's the message of condolence Pope Francis has sent for Albert Reynolds' funeral

Aug 25th 2014, 11:16 AM 11,779 Views 15 Comments

Archbishop Diarmuid Martin will read it during the mass today.

The 9 at 9: Monday
# The 9 At 9
# The 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Monday

Aug 25th 2014, 8:21 AM 9,307 Views 4 Comments

It’s fairly dull and gloomy out but here’s everything you need to know as you start your day.

# albert-reynolds - Sunday 24 August, 2014

5 stories that tell us what type of taoiseach Albert Reynolds was
# Looking Back
# Looking Back

5 stories that tell us what type of taoiseach Albert Reynolds was

Aug 24th 2014, 5:30 PM 15,324 Views 21 Comments

Reynolds’ press secretary Seán Duignan wrote perhaps the definitive account of his time as taoiseach.

# albert-reynolds - Saturday 23 August, 2014

Trinity College, cannabis, and going to the dentist : The week in numbers
# In Numbers
# In Numbers

Trinity College, cannabis, and going to the dentist : The week in numbers

Aug 23rd 2014, 7:30 PM 12,505 Views 14 Comments

Plus: How many Irish people have travelled to Switzerland for an assisted suicide?

The Burton Bounce: Winners, losers and one we couldn’t decide on from the political week
# House Of Cards
# House Of Cards

The Burton Bounce: Winners, losers and one we couldn’t decide on from the political week

Aug 23rd 2014, 6:30 PM 8,439 Views 6 Comments

You win some, you lose some – even during the summer recess.

Lying in repose of Albert Reynolds at Dublin's Mansion House today
# Oak Room
# Oak Room

Lying in repose of Albert Reynolds at Dublin's Mansion House today

Aug 23rd 2014, 7:30 AM 6,413 Views 16 Comments

A book of condolences will also be opened at the Oak Room. A State Funeral is being arranged for Monday.

# albert-reynolds - Friday 22 August, 2014

Father Brian D'Arcy to lead prayers at State Funeral of Albert Reynolds
# Donnybrook
# Donnybrook

Father Brian D'Arcy to lead prayers at State Funeral of Albert Reynolds

Aug 22nd 2014, 5:46 PM 11,719 Views 32 Comments

The former Taoiseach will lie in repose at the Mansion House in Dublin tomorrow ahead of Monday’s ceremony.

Albert Reynolds will lie in repose in Mansion House and funeral will take place on Monday
# State Funeral
# State Funeral

Albert Reynolds will lie in repose in Mansion House and funeral will take place on Monday

Aug 22nd 2014, 11:29 AM 19,906 Views 40 Comments

The Government Press Office has confirmed the details of the State Funeral for the former Taoiseach.

How Albert Reynolds made Ireland a fairer place for gay people
# Gay Rights
# Gay Rights

How Albert Reynolds made Ireland a fairer place for gay people

Aug 22nd 2014, 7:15 AM 9,943 Views 16 Comments

Reynolds’ government presided over the fist steps towards ending discrimination against the gay and lesbian community.

# albert-reynolds - Thursday 21 August, 2014

A risk taker, a dealer and a peacemaker: Remembering Albert Reynolds (1932-2014)
# RIP
# RIP

A risk taker, a dealer and a peacemaker: Remembering Albert Reynolds (1932-2014)

Aug 21st 2014, 11:26 PM 19,449 Views 43 Comments

The 81-year-old former taoiseach passed away in the early hours of this morning.

Opinion: Reynolds was utterly instrumental to the peace process – it is no small achievement
# RIP
# RIP

Opinion: Reynolds was utterly instrumental to the peace process – it is no small achievement

Aug 21st 2014, 7:30 PM 31 Views 21 Comments

As I sit here in Belfast, there are no British soldiers patrolling the streets and paramilitaries no longer conduct massive bombing campaigns because of the leadership of people like Albert Reynolds.

Check out this video of Albert Reynolds playing a small part in ending a hijacking crisis
# Third Secret Of Fatima
# Third Secret Of Fatima

Check out this video of Albert Reynolds playing a small part in ending a hijacking crisis

Aug 21st 2014, 6:00 PM 15,088 Views 10 Comments

It’s 1981 and the Minister for Transport is in the thick of a major stand off at a French airport.

Albert Reynolds: A political life in pictures
# RIP
# RIP

Albert Reynolds: A political life in pictures

Aug 21st 2014, 8:51 AM 15,308 Views 45 Comments

Politicians across the spectrum have been discussing the legacy Reynolds left behind.

Former Taoiseach Albert Reynolds has passed away
# Fianna Fáil
# Fianna Fáil

Former Taoiseach Albert Reynolds has passed away

Aug 21st 2014, 7:48 AM 54,952 Views 95 Comments

The former Fianna Fáil politician led the country between 1992 and 1994.

# albert-reynolds - Tuesday 11 February, 2014

Column: Let's consider Albert Reynolds' legacy on the anniversary of his election
# Retrospective
# Retrospective

Column: Let's consider Albert Reynolds' legacy on the anniversary of his election

Feb 11th 2014, 7:30 PM 192 Views 36 Comments

Reynolds was in office less than three years, yet his legacy still resonates today, writes David McCann. So just what should we remember about one the country’s shortest serving leaders?

# albert-reynolds - Saturday 27 July, 2013

Explainer: What is the Council of State and why is it discussing the abortion bill?
# Abortion
# Abortion

Explainer: What is the Council of State and why is it discussing the abortion bill?

Jul 27th 2013, 8:45 AM 9,724 Views 46 Comments

The Council of State is a little-used and largely unknown body but it takes centre stage as it discusses the abortion bill next week. TheJournal.ie explains what it’s all about…

# albert-reynolds - Monday 28 January, 2013

Martin Mansergh challenges Adams on Government of Ireland Act claims
# Partition
# Partition

Martin Mansergh challenges Adams on Government of Ireland Act claims

Jan 28th 2013, 9:07 AM 6,488 Views 39 Comments

Adam said yesterday that Sinn Féin negotiated an end to the act in the Good Friday Agreement negotiations.

# albert-reynolds - Friday 28 September, 2012

Over €4.1m in pensions paid to former ministers last year
# Ministerial Pensions
# Ministerial Pensions

Over €4.1m in pensions paid to former ministers last year

Sep 28th 2012, 7:18 PM 6,900 Views 46 Comments

Most current government ministers entitled to pensions from previous ministerial posts surrendered them last year but Finance Minister Michael Noonan didn’t. Bertie Ahern handed back some of his annual pension.

# albert-reynolds - Friday 3 August, 2012

€83k paid to ex-taoisigh this year – despite scrapping of expenses scheme
# Taoisigh Expenses
# Taoisigh Expenses

€83k paid to ex-taoisigh this year – despite scrapping of expenses scheme

Aug 3rd 2012, 10:30 AM 16,308 Views 101 Comments

Payments to former Taoisigh for secretarial allowances continued until March – despite Enda Kenny telling the Dáil they would end in January, TheJournal.ie can reveal.

# albert-reynolds - Saturday 28 July, 2012

Could Molly be the next to emigrate?
# Travelling Statues
# Travelling Statues

Could Molly be the next to emigrate?

Jul 28th 2012, 8:45 AM 8,966 Views 17 Comments

Molly Malone could be following thousands of her fellow citizens to Australia shortly.

# albert-reynolds - Monday 9 July, 2012

Gallery: Former taoisigh… where are they now?
# Gone Fishin
# Gone Fishin

Gallery: Former taoisigh… where are they now?

Jul 9th 2012, 7:30 AM 13,460 Views 28 Comments

Bertie, Albert, Brian and co. What are they up to these days?

# albert-reynolds - Wednesday 28 March, 2012

WATCH: Day 2 of the Dáil debate on the Mahon report
# Mahon
# Mahon

WATCH: Day 2 of the Dáil debate on the Mahon report

Mar 28th 2012, 10:46 AM 849 Views 11 Comments

The Dáil resumes its discussions of the findings of the inquiry into political corruption in the planning process.

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