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# marian-finucane - Thursday 6 February, 2020

'What better tribute could we have': Marian Finucane Show gained 19,000 listeners in final months on air
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# Jnlrs

'What better tribute could we have': Marian Finucane Show gained 19,000 listeners in final months on air

Feb 6th 2020, 12:09 PM 21,381 Views 10 Comments

The figures cover the three months leading up to the veteran broadcaster’s death in January.

# marian-finucane - Saturday 11 January, 2020

Brendan O'Connor to fill RTÉ's Marian Finucane slot until end of January
# Weekend On One
# Weekend On One

Brendan O'Connor to fill RTÉ's Marian Finucane slot until end of January

Jan 11th 2020, 7:30 AM 42,499 Views 85 Comments

The columnist will present a temporary show following Finucane’s death earlier this month.

# marian-finucane - Tuesday 7 January, 2020

Marian Finucane had decided in early December that she would retire
# RIP
# RIP

Marian Finucane had decided in early December that she would retire

Jan 7th 2020, 9:00 PM 88,510 Views 16 Comments

Monsignor Ciarán O’Carroll, who is a cousin of Marian’s, paid tribute to her as “an icon of Irish broadcasting”.

Marian Finucane's son and husband pay tribute to her 'great empathy and curiosity'
# Funeral Mass
# Funeral Mass

Marian Finucane's son and husband pay tribute to her 'great empathy and curiosity'

Updated Jan 7th 2020, 1:25 PM 69,202 Views 25 Comments

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar, two ministers, and a number of high-profile RTÉ broadcasters were among those who attended the funeral.

# marian-finucane - Saturday 4 January, 2020

Funeral mass of Marian Finucane to be held in Co Kildare on Tuesday
# Veteran Broadcaster
# Veteran Broadcaster

Funeral mass of Marian Finucane to be held in Co Kildare on Tuesday

Updated Jan 4th 2020, 3:00 PM 57,970 Views 20 Comments

A special edition of Marian Finucane’s programme was held today, where her friends remembered the veteran broadcaster.

# marian-finucane - Friday 3 January, 2020

'It didn’t matter to her that the establishment might be upset': How Marian Finucane brought women's stories to the fore
# Truth To Power
# Truth To Power

'It didn’t matter to her that the establishment might be upset': How Marian Finucane brought women's stories to the fore

Jan 3rd 2020, 4:19 PM 20,591 Views 22 Comments

The broadcaster used her platform to discuss topics that were rarely if ever spoken about in a public forum in Ireland.

Here are some of Marian Finucane's most memorable moments in broadcasting
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# RIP

Here are some of Marian Finucane's most memorable moments in broadcasting

Jan 3rd 2020, 11:09 AM 43,719 Views 16 Comments

From iodine, to Women Today, to the banking crisis, Finucane was a “trailblazer” in Irish broadcasting.

'We've lost a unique voice': Newspapers pay tribute to Marian Finucane
# Front Pages
# Front Pages

'We've lost a unique voice': Newspapers pay tribute to Marian Finucane

Jan 3rd 2020, 7:53 AM 25,194 Views 5 Comments

The sudden passing of the well respected broadcaster was announced yesterday.

# marian-finucane - Thursday 2 January, 2020

Marian Finucane: A broadcaster who changed who we heard from - and what we were hearing
# Trailblazer
# Trailblazer

Marian Finucane: A broadcaster who changed who we heard from - and what we were hearing

Jan 2nd 2020, 10:19 PM 41,036 Views 19 Comments

The veteran broadcaster spent her career giving ordinary people a platform.

'An enormous loss to broadcasting': Tributes paid to RTÉ broadcaster Marian Finucane
# RIP
# RIP

'An enormous loss to broadcasting': Tributes paid to RTÉ broadcaster Marian Finucane

Jan 2nd 2020, 8:55 PM 64,666 Views 18 Comments

Marian Finucane has died at the age of 69.

Broadcaster Marian Finucane has died at the age of 69
# RIP
# RIP

Broadcaster Marian Finucane has died at the age of 69

Jan 2nd 2020, 6:09 PM 255,743 Views 106 Comments

The veteran broadcaster has worked at RTÉ since 1976.

# marian-finucane - Saturday 14 December, 2019

Reports of February general election are 'speculation', says Varadkar
# May 2020
# May 2020

Reports of February general election are 'speculation', says Varadkar

Dec 14th 2019, 12:27 PM 12,108 Views 53 Comments

The Taoiseach spoke on RTÉ’s Marian Finucane show this morning.

# marian-finucane - Saturday 17 February, 2018

'It's absolutely like minding a child': Nora Owen on caring for her husband with dementia
# Care
# Care

'It's absolutely like minding a child': Nora Owen on caring for her husband with dementia

Feb 17th 2018, 12:50 PM 33,357 Views 43 Comments

Owen spoke to Marian Finucane this morning about the progression of her husband’s condition.

# marian-finucane - Saturday 2 December, 2017

Leo Varadkar on political crisis: 'It wasn't some poker game with Micheál Martin'
# The Thick Of It
# The Thick Of It

Leo Varadkar on political crisis: 'It wasn't some poker game with Micheál Martin'

Dec 2nd 2017, 11:59 AM 12,932 Views 85 Comments

The Taoiseach was critical of the Department of Justice again in a radio interview this morning.

# marian-finucane - Friday 9 September, 2016

FactCheck: How much do multinationals actually contribute in taxes?
# Factcheck
# Factcheck

FactCheck: How much do multinationals actually contribute in taxes?

Sep 9th 2016, 7:07 PM 25,482 Views 58 Comments

FactCheck looks into a set a claims made over the airwaves and in the Dáil in the past week.

# marian-finucane - Thursday 29 October, 2015

RTÉ Radio One and 2FM have had a STELLAR three months - here are the latest radio figures
# Radio Wars
# Radio Wars

RTÉ Radio One and 2FM have had a STELLAR three months - here are the latest radio figures

Oct 29th 2015, 6:11 PM 27,830 Views 45 Comments

The state broadcaster has been cleaning up on all fronts over the last three months.

# marian-finucane - Saturday 15 August, 2015

Corbett children remain with step-mother as custody hearing delayed until next week
# Jason Corbett
# Jason Corbett

Corbett children remain with step-mother as custody hearing delayed until next week

Aug 15th 2015, 12:49 PM 20,995 Views 0 Comments

A custody hearing for Jason Corbett’s children was supposed to happen yesterday.

# marian-finucane - Sunday 28 June, 2015

Which Irish Radio Presenter Are You?
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From The Daily Edge
# Hey Mr Dj

Which Irish Radio Presenter Are You?

Jun 28th 2015, 9:30 PM 14,285 Views 23 Comments

It’s time to find out.

# marian-finucane - Sunday 19 April, 2015

Marian Finucane using "stopwatches" to ensure balance on marriage referendum debates
# Stopwatch The Presses
# Stopwatch The Presses

Marian Finucane using "stopwatches" to ensure balance on marriage referendum debates

Apr 19th 2015, 6:31 PM 18,922 Views 159 Comments

The broadcaster made the comment on her RTÉ Radio 1 show this afternoon.

# marian-finucane - Tuesday 20 January, 2015

Marian Finucane ties the knot with long-term partner
# Hitched
# Hitched

Marian Finucane ties the knot with long-term partner

Jan 20th 2015, 6:41 PM 42,250 Views 41 Comments

The presenter and her new husband have been together for 30 years.

# marian-finucane - Thursday 13 November, 2014

Marian Keyes says Marian Finucane pushed her on mental health in interview
# Marian V Marian
From The Daily Edge
# Marian V Marian

Marian Keyes says Marian Finucane pushed her on mental health in interview

Nov 13th 2014, 2:55 PM 29,709 Views 19 Comments

The author appeared on Finucane’s show on Saturday.

# marian-finucane - Saturday 31 May, 2014

McGuinness on The Disappeared: 'One of the worse things to happen' during an already bitter conflict
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# Peace Process

McGuinness on The Disappeared: 'One of the worse things to happen' during an already bitter conflict

May 31st 2014, 1:12 PM 10,682 Views 104 Comments

McGuinness gave a wide-ranging interview today on current and past issues.

# marian-finucane - Saturday 28 September, 2013

'It's a members facility'. Ceann Comhairle denies Dáil bar is there for drinking
# Dáil Bar
# Dáil Bar

'It's a members facility'. Ceann Comhairle denies Dáil bar is there for drinking

Sep 28th 2013, 2:13 PM 7,914 Views 92 Comments

Seán Barrett says the facility is there to give members somewhere to go when the Dáil is not in session.

# marian-finucane - Sunday 15 September, 2013

"There is nothing decided on welfare cap" - Joan Burton
# Welfare
# Welfare

"There is nothing decided on welfare cap" - Joan Burton

Sep 15th 2013, 12:28 PM 11,005 Views 245 Comments

Reports today say that cuts to Social Protection will amount to a welfare cap, but the Minister for Social Protection says nothing has been decided.

# marian-finucane - Saturday 13 July, 2013

"I'm not opposed to gay rights" and 9 other quotes from Lucinda Creighton
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# Marian

"I'm not opposed to gay rights" and 9 other quotes from Lucinda Creighton

Jul 13th 2013, 1:07 PM 20,324 Views 105 Comments

The former European Affairs Minister gave a wide-ranging interview to Marian Finucane on RTÉ Radio this morning. Here’s what she had to say…

# marian-finucane - Saturday 25 May, 2013

LRC chief 'mesmerised' by teachers' decision
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# Kieran Mulvey

LRC chief 'mesmerised' by teachers' decision

May 25th 2013, 3:01 PM 12,576 Views 65 Comments

The ASTI and the TUI said they were not going to ballot their members on the Haddington Road Agreement.

# marian-finucane - Wednesday 22 May, 2013

RTE stars paid "too much" says station boss
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# Overpaid Presenters

RTE stars paid "too much" says station boss

May 22nd 2013, 11:56 AM 12,320 Views 54 Comments

RTE director general Noel Curran said further cost reductions will be introduced next year.

# marian-finucane - Wednesday 27 March, 2013

Tubridy, Finucane and Duffy take pay cuts as RTÉ reveals stars' salaries
# RTÉ
# RTÉ

Tubridy, Finucane and Duffy take pay cuts as RTÉ reveals stars' salaries

Mar 27th 2013, 5:47 PM 42,099 Views 227 Comments

Ryan Tubridy was paid €723,000 in 2011, according to figures released by the State broadcaster this evening.

# marian-finucane - Wednesday 14 November, 2012

Symphysiotomy survivors gather to recount stories of torture
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# Symphysiotomy

Symphysiotomy survivors gather to recount stories of torture

Nov 14th 2012, 6:30 AM 46,372 Views 24 Comments

“Put fifty of us in a room and you’ll get different stories but the same ending. We are all cripples.”

# marian-finucane - Saturday 13 October, 2012

Misdiagnosed cancer patient Olive Fahey: ‘Don’t be afraid to insist on going elsewhere’
# Misdiagnosis
# Misdiagnosis

Misdiagnosed cancer patient Olive Fahey: ‘Don’t be afraid to insist on going elsewhere’

Oct 13th 2012, 1:24 PM 7,637 Views 10 Comments

The Tipperary woman whose breast cancer was misdiagnosed three times says: If you’re not happy with treatment, go elsewhere.

# marian-finucane - Saturday 6 October, 2012

Mick Wallace says f*** on the radio, suggests affair with Marian Finucane* From The Daily Edge

Mick Wallace says f*** on the radio, suggests affair with Marian Finucane*

Oct 6th 2012, 12:26 PM 29,646 Views 53 Comments

*Well, he says somebody ELSE suggested it. Here’s the best of the reaction tweets.

# marian-finucane - Saturday 29 September, 2012

Shortall says reforms were "blocked" by Reilly
# Roisin Shortall
# Roisin Shortall

Shortall says reforms were "blocked" by Reilly

Sep 29th 2012, 12:55 PM 9,249 Views 66 Comments

The former minister of state said her resignation was coming for some time.

# marian-finucane - Friday 15 June, 2012

Ireland's '25 most powerful Irish women' honoured
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# Honoured

Ireland's '25 most powerful Irish women' honoured

Jun 15th 2012, 6:45 AM 9,411 Views 78 Comments

Former President Mary Robinson and novelist Edna O’Brien were among the 25 women celebrated last night.

# marian-finucane - Sunday 29 January, 2012

Leo Varadkar says €135k salary request didn't break the rules
# Pay Cap
# Pay Cap

Leo Varadkar says €135k salary request didn't break the rules

Jan 29th 2012, 1:46 PM 8,089 Views 164 Comments

The Minister for Transport said that exceptions can be made to the €92,000 pay cap on ministerial advisers.

# marian-finucane - Monday 21 November, 2011

Childers bemoans Gilmore’s handling of Labour bullying claims
# Solidarity
# Solidarity

Childers bemoans Gilmore’s handling of Labour bullying claims

Nov 21st 2011, 2:34 PM 1,914 Views 13 Comments

MEP Nessa Childers says she is disappointed that Eamon Gilmore did not personally get in touch over claims she was bullied.

# marian-finucane - Wednesday 16 November, 2011

Marian Finucane defends six-figure RTÉ salary
# RTÉ Salary
# RTÉ Salary

Marian Finucane defends six-figure RTÉ salary

Nov 16th 2011, 7:00 AM 8,765 Views 27 Comments

Broadcaster rejected criticism of her perceived working hours: “Would you say to the editor of the Sunday Times that he works one day a week?”

# marian-finucane - Tuesday 18 October, 2011

RTÉ stars could have salaries cut by 30 per cent
# RTÉ
# RTÉ

RTÉ stars could have salaries cut by 30 per cent

Oct 18th 2011, 10:59 AM 9,824 Views 110 Comments

Director General Noel Curran says RTÉ prepared for possibility of some presenters moving to rival broadcasters. We look at what those cuts would do to the top earners’ pay packets…