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All change at RTE over Prime Time

And there’s some movement on the situation at RTE, which has two major concurrent headaches going on at the moment: A report to be published shortly by the Broadcasting Authority of Ireland (BAI) is expected to find that the Prime Time Investigates: Mission to Prey programme, which libelled Fr Reynolds last year, was unfair and [...]
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