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#BBC Spotlight

# bbc-spotlight - Friday 14 May, 2021

The Guardian apologises to Mairia Cahill over Greenslade columns
# BBC Spotlight
# BBC Spotlight

The Guardian apologises to Mairia Cahill over Greenslade columns

May 14th 2021, 4:57 PM 14,491 Views 0 Comments

Earlier this year, Greenslade wrote an article describing himself as having “republican sympathies”.

# bbc-spotlight - Friday 6 September, 2019

Documentary links Martin McGuinness and Ian Paisley to new Troubles-era bomb attacks
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Documentary links Martin McGuinness and Ian Paisley to new Troubles-era bomb attacks

Sep 6th 2019, 7:40 AM 32,400 Views 64 Comments

The revelations are made in a documentary about the Troubles to air next week.

# bbc-spotlight - Thursday 1 March, 2018

John McAreavey resigns as Bishop of Dromore in wake of criticism
# Controversy
# Controversy

John McAreavey resigns as Bishop of Dromore in wake of criticism

Mar 1st 2018, 6:18 PM 34,371 Views 46 Comments

Calls for him to step down from his role intensified this week.

# bbc-spotlight - Thursday 29 September, 2016

Gerry Adams is suing the BBC for alleging he approved murder of Denis Donaldson
# Spotlight
# Spotlight

Gerry Adams is suing the BBC for alleging he approved murder of Denis Donaldson

Sep 29th 2016, 12:42 PM 14,289 Views 123 Comments

Donaldson (55) was shot dead at an isolated cottage near Glenties in Co Donegal in April 2006.

# bbc-spotlight - Saturday 24 September, 2016

Vincent Browne: I'm no friend of Gerry Adams, but the BBC Spotlight programme on him was tittle-tattle
# Opinion
# Opinion

Vincent Browne: I'm no friend of Gerry Adams, but the BBC Spotlight programme on him was tittle-tattle

Sep 24th 2016, 9:00 PM 2,716 Views 134 Comments

The programme was compromised from the outside, filled with bullshit drama effects alongside dodgy journalism, writes Vincent Browne.

# bbc-spotlight - Wednesday 21 September, 2016

Gerry Adams rejects claims that he sanctioned murder of IRA double agent
# Denis Donaldson
# Denis Donaldson

Gerry Adams rejects claims that he sanctioned murder of IRA double agent

Sep 21st 2016, 2:15 PM 23,637 Views 257 Comments

Denis Donaldson was shot dead months after admitting in 2005 he had been an MI5 agent for more than 20 years.

# bbc-spotlight - Tuesday 13 September, 2016

Nama lodges complaint to Sipo after BBC Spotlight revelations
# Project Eagle
# Project Eagle

Nama lodges complaint to Sipo after BBC Spotlight revelations

Sep 13th 2016, 12:33 PM 11,183 Views 31 Comments

This comes after a BBC Spotlight investigation which cast doubt over the motives of one of their advisers.

# bbc-spotlight - Tuesday 1 March, 2016

Explainer: Why is everyone talking about Nama again?
# BBC Spotlight
# BBC Spotlight

Explainer: Why is everyone talking about Nama again?

Mar 1st 2016, 5:06 PM 16,497 Views 0 Comments

The BBC Spotlight programme broadcast last night used secret recordings of businessman Frank Cushnahan.

# bbc-spotlight - Wednesday 11 November, 2015

Secret footage shows Bank of Ireland employee discussing fraudulent claim
# Spotlight
# Spotlight

Secret footage shows Bank of Ireland employee discussing fraudulent claim

Nov 11th 2015, 10:11 AM 25,080 Views 0 Comments

Today the bank said the footage shown in a BBC NI Spotlight programme was “highly edited”.

# bbc-spotlight - Thursday 12 March, 2015

Adams 'refutes' claims Sinn Féin is holding back information on McGahon case
# IRA ABUSE
# IRA ABUSE

Adams 'refutes' claims Sinn Féin is holding back information on McGahon case

Mar 12th 2015, 6:07 PM 12,106 Views 0 Comments

Meanwhile, a former Sinn Féin TD has denied Paudie McGahon was frisked when he visited his constituency office in 2008.

# bbc-spotlight - Sunday 23 November, 2014

'An investigation into IRA abuse allegations is needed to realise the scale of it'
# Mairia Cahill
# Mairia Cahill

'An investigation into IRA abuse allegations is needed to realise the scale of it'

Nov 23rd 2014, 11:23 AM 8,932 Views 0 Comments

Maíria Cahill spoke last night to RTÉ’s Saturday Night Show.

# bbc-spotlight - Wednesday 23 March, 2011

"We lost our Dad, now it feels like we're losing our Mum"
# Stewart Children
# Stewart Children

"We lost our Dad, now it feels like we're losing our Mum"

Mar 23rd 2011, 9:09 AM 11,672 Views 0 Comments

The children of the convicted murderer Hazel Stewart say they are “not taking any sides”, while her husband admits he questioned her about the killing many times.