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The 5 at 5: Tuesday

Five minutes, five stories, five o’clock…

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EVERY WEEKDAY EVENING, brings you the five biggest stories of the day.

1. #CERVICAL CHECK: An ex-gratia payment of €2,000 will be paid to each woman involved in the CervicalCheck scandal and to the next of kin of the deceased, a report has concluded.

2. #WB LATES: Irish Ferries has cancelled 6,000 summer bookings due to a delay of the delivery of its new ship, the WB Yeats.

3. #CLANE: Gardaí in Kildare are investigating an alleged sexual assault on a woman early this morning.

4. #ANOTHER EXIT: A member of Theresa May’s government, minister Phillip Lee, has resigned suddenly ahead of today’s key parliamentary debate on Brexit legislation.

5. #UNITED AS UN: Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un hailed their historic summit, but the agreement they produced was short on details about nuclear weapons.

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