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#Claire Byrne

# claire-byrne - Wednesday 20 July, 2022

Broadcasting watchdog rejects 11 complaints about Covid-19 segment on The Pat Kenny Show
# BAI COMPLAINTS
# BAI COMPLAINTS

Broadcasting watchdog rejects 11 complaints about Covid-19 segment on The Pat Kenny Show

Jul 20th 2022, 1:09 PM 30,359 Views 0 Comments

The Newstalk programme interviewed Health Minister Stephen Donnelly about Covid last October.

# claire-byrne - Tuesday 14 December, 2021

Closing schools this Friday would be 'sensible', says leading immunology professor
# Schools
# Schools

Closing schools this Friday would be 'sensible', says leading immunology professor

Dec 14th 2021, 5:26 PM 40,605 Views 64 Comments

Christine Loscher added that schoolchildren are currently the population’s largest unvaccinated group and will be mixing in coming days.

# claire-byrne - Thursday 20 May, 2021

Green councillors want a team of 'night marshals' to monitor popular outdoor gathering spots
# Night Marshals
# Night Marshals

Green councillors want a team of 'night marshals' to monitor popular outdoor gathering spots

May 20th 2021, 6:00 AM 13,912 Views 40 Comments

These night marshals would be separate from Gardaí and would look out for anti-social behaviour in these popular areas.

# claire-byrne - Friday 2 April, 2021

'It's about personal responsibility': Increase in Dublin littering linked to pandemic and good weather
# Dublin
# Dublin

'It's about personal responsibility': Increase in Dublin littering linked to pandemic and good weather

Apr 2nd 2021, 6:00 AM 16,600 Views 46 Comments

Images online showed green spaces filled with rubbish earlier this week.

# claire-byrne - Saturday 30 January, 2021

FactFind: Is the coronavirus 'partially seasonal', as the Tánaiste has claimed?
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

FactFind: Is the coronavirus 'partially seasonal', as the Tánaiste has claimed?

Jan 30th 2021, 6:30 AM 60,059 Views 53 Comments

It’s too soon to determine whether this coronavirus is seasonal, the WHO and a virologist have said.

# claire-byrne - Thursday 17 December, 2020

'We are running out of places to dance': Appeals lodged against plans that would shut Dublin's Rí Rá and The Globe
# Last Orders
# Last Orders

'We are running out of places to dance': Appeals lodged against plans that would shut Dublin's Rí Rá and The Globe

Dec 17th 2020, 2:22 PM 20,603 Views 23 Comments

A planned major expansion of the Central Hotel would see two popular nighttime hotspots in Dublin city shut.

# claire-byrne - Tuesday 6 October, 2020

Varadkar says circuit break can't be ruled out to control Covid as sources say plans 'need to be worked up'
# Short And Sharp
# Short And Sharp

Varadkar says circuit break can't be ruled out to control Covid as sources say plans 'need to be worked up'

Oct 6th 2020, 9:04 PM 53,708 Views 57 Comments

The idea had been mooted recently for Northern Ireland and Scotland.

# claire-byrne - Friday 11 September, 2020

Miss Ireland describes 'disgusting' trolling against her - and calls on social media companies to take action
# Chelsea Farrell
# Chelsea Farrell

Miss Ireland describes 'disgusting' trolling against her - and calls on social media companies to take action

Sep 11th 2020, 2:59 PM 88,244 Views 71 Comments

Chelsea Farrell said she’d received a stream of abuse messages since being crowned Miss Ireland.

# claire-byrne - Thursday 27 August, 2020

'Clifden changed the landscape': RTÉ Radio 1 controller on why SOR's return was ditched
# Golf Gate
# Golf Gate

'Clifden changed the landscape': RTÉ Radio 1 controller on why SOR's return was ditched

Aug 27th 2020, 7:40 AM 42,603 Views 30 Comments

Katie Hannon is to host a current affairs show that was to be hosted by Sean O’Rourke.

# claire-byrne - Wednesday 19 August, 2020

RTÉ announces Claire Byrne as the new presenter of the Today programme on Radio 1
# RTE Radio One
# RTE Radio One

RTÉ announces Claire Byrne as the new presenter of the Today programme on Radio 1

Aug 19th 2020, 2:16 PM 56,301 Views 107 Comments

The popular 10am-midday slot had been occupied by Sarah McInerney since the retirement of Sean O’Rourke in May.

# claire-byrne - Monday 23 March, 2020

RTÉ's Claire Byrne says she felt shocked, guilty and now relieved after contracting Covid-19
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

RTÉ's Claire Byrne says she felt shocked, guilty and now relieved after contracting Covid-19

Updated Mar 23rd 2020, 11:09 PM 181,081 Views 109 Comments

Byrne told her own programme this evening that she is “through the peak of Covid-19″.

# claire-byrne - Monday 9 March, 2020

Irish coronavirus patient describes how it feels to get the illness and what happens when you tell the HSE
# In Treatment
# In Treatment

Irish coronavirus patient describes how it feels to get the illness and what happens when you tell the HSE

Mar 9th 2020, 11:35 PM 398,657 Views 108 Comments

The man recently returned to Ireland after going on a short trip.

# claire-byrne - Monday 27 January, 2020

Leader ratings: How did you rate the party leaders in tonight's RTÉ debate?
# Out Of 10
# Out Of 10

Leader ratings: How did you rate the party leaders in tonight's RTÉ debate?

Jan 27th 2020, 11:00 PM 119,394 Views 363 Comments

Claire Byrne helmed the debate on front of an audience of over 300 people.

# claire-byrne - Wednesday 25 December, 2019

Majority of people in Ireland want to allow Irish citizens abroad to vote in presidential elections
# Irish Abroad
# Irish Abroad

Majority of people in Ireland want to allow Irish citizens abroad to vote in presidential elections

Dec 25th 2019, 7:00 AM 8,706 Views 80 Comments

That’s according to an Amárach/Claire Byrne Live poll carried out for TheJournal.ie.

# claire-byrne - Tuesday 24 December, 2019

'Blatant disrespect': David Attenborough mural vandalised with 'climate hoax' graffiti
# Portobello
# Portobello

'Blatant disrespect': David Attenborough mural vandalised with 'climate hoax' graffiti

Dec 24th 2019, 4:13 PM 37,106 Views 27 Comments

Dublin City Council ordered the removal of the mural early this year.

# claire-byrne - Sunday 24 November, 2019

Majority of people in the Republic want Irish unity referendum within five years
# Border Poll
# Border Poll

Majority of people in the Republic want Irish unity referendum within five years

Nov 24th 2019, 6:30 AM 56,452 Views 132 Comments

That’s according to the latest Amárach/Claire Byrne Live poll for TheJournal.ie.

# claire-byrne - Saturday 21 September, 2019

Majority of people support legalising assisted suicide in Ireland
# Amarach Poll
# Amarach Poll

Majority of people support legalising assisted suicide in Ireland

Sep 21st 2019, 6:30 AM 17,282 Views 103 Comments

Campaigners have called for changes to the Irish law on assisted dying.

# claire-byrne - Sunday 15 September, 2019

Majority of people believe that electric scooters should not be legalised for use on Irish roads
# Amarach Poll
# Amarach Poll

Majority of people believe that electric scooters should not be legalised for use on Irish roads

Sep 15th 2019, 6:30 AM 22,033 Views 55 Comments

A public consultation into the legalisation of Powered Personal Transporters is currently underway.

# claire-byrne - Friday 3 May, 2019

6 in 10 people here support introduction of UK-style porn blocking law
# Porn
# Porn

6 in 10 people here support introduction of UK-style porn blocking law

May 3rd 2019, 6:10 AM 14,032 Views 56 Comments

The UK are on the cusp of introducing such a measure.

# claire-byrne - Wednesday 3 April, 2019

Over 80% of Irish people would rather stay in summer time if the clocks stop changing twice a year
# Daylight Savings Time
# Daylight Savings Time

Over 80% of Irish people would rather stay in summer time if the clocks stop changing twice a year

Apr 3rd 2019, 6:10 AM 17,886 Views 64 Comments

The European Parliament voted last week in favour of abolishing seasonal time changes.

# claire-byrne - Tuesday 26 March, 2019

Seven in 10 people don't support John Delaney's continued involvement with the FAI
# Claire Byrne Poll
# Claire Byrne Poll

Seven in 10 people don't support John Delaney's continued involvement with the FAI

Mar 26th 2019, 9:38 AM 32,616 Views 0 Comments

Irish football fans are reported to be planning protests during tonight’s game against Georgia.

# claire-byrne - Tuesday 26 February, 2019

'There are so many questions': Family of murdered Clodagh Hawe call for more answers
# Clodagh Hawe
# Clodagh Hawe

'There are so many questions': Family of murdered Clodagh Hawe call for more answers

Feb 26th 2019, 7:59 AM 43,472 Views 21 Comments

Clodagh’s mother Mary Coll and sister Jacqueline Connolly last night spoke on Claire Byrne Live.

# claire-byrne - Tuesday 29 January, 2019

Mother of murdered James Bulger asks Irish filmmaker to withdraw film from Oscars
# Detainment
# Detainment

Mother of murdered James Bulger asks Irish filmmaker to withdraw film from Oscars

Jan 29th 2019, 8:46 AM 49,469 Views 107 Comments

James Bulger was just two years old when he was abducted from a shopping centre.

# claire-byrne - Monday 28 January, 2019

Majority of people want a referendum on a united Ireland in event of no-deal Brexit
# Brexit
# Brexit

Majority of people want a referendum on a united Ireland in event of no-deal Brexit

Jan 28th 2019, 6:10 AM 70,154 Views 137 Comments

There has been increasing speculation that Brexit could lead to the unification of the Republic and Northern Ireland.

# claire-byrne - Monday 21 January, 2019

Most Irish people think there shouldn't be an upper age-limit for drivers
# Claire Byrne Live Poll
# Claire Byrne Live Poll

Most Irish people think there shouldn't be an upper age-limit for drivers

Jan 21st 2019, 11:40 PM 15,441 Views 45 Comments

A further 38% said there should be an age limit, but disagreed on what the maximum age for drivers should be.

# claire-byrne - Saturday 20 October, 2018

Seán Gallagher: RTÉ reading out a statement for Michael D Higgins was 'bizarre'
# Claire Byrne Live
# Claire Byrne Live

Seán Gallagher: RTÉ reading out a statement for Michael D Higgins was 'bizarre'

Oct 20th 2018, 1:51 PM 47,189 Views 52 Comments

During the debate, Gavin Duffy told Claire Byrne that “It’s not your job to be a spokesperson for the President.”

# claire-byrne - Tuesday 29 May, 2018

There were 1,277 complaints made about the Claire Byrne Live referendum show
# Referendum Debate
# Referendum Debate

There were 1,277 complaints made about the Claire Byrne Live referendum show

May 29th 2018, 1:49 PM 48,761 Views 88 Comments

RTÉ said that the vast majority of complaints claimed that the ‘Yes’ side were unfairly treated.

# claire-byrne - Wednesday 16 May, 2018

Catherine Noone: Claire Byrne Live debate was 'a demeaning environment'
# 8th Ref
# 8th Ref

Catherine Noone: Claire Byrne Live debate was 'a demeaning environment'

May 16th 2018, 1:38 PM 36,249 Views 231 Comments

The Senator said there was “a level of aggression” from the No side that she found difficult.

# claire-byrne - Tuesday 15 May, 2018

'Dehumanising and heartbreaking': TFMR group complain to RTÉ over Claire Byrne Live debate
# Abortion
# Abortion

'Dehumanising and heartbreaking': TFMR group complain to RTÉ over Claire Byrne Live debate

May 15th 2018, 3:45 PM 174,269 Views 280 Comments

The broadcast has drawn criticism from a number of people.

# claire-byrne - Monday 30 April, 2018

60% of people don't have faith in the national cervical screening programme CervicalCheck
# Cancer Scandal
# Cancer Scandal

60% of people don't have faith in the national cervical screening programme CervicalCheck

Apr 30th 2018, 11:35 PM 8,268 Views 18 Comments

Just 19% of people trust the service, according to a poll carried out by Claire Byrne Live.

# claire-byrne - Sunday 15 April, 2018

Majority don't want to see a general election this year
# Poll
# Poll

Majority don't want to see a general election this year

Apr 15th 2018, 7:30 AM 8,232 Views 59 Comments

Fianna Fáil Leader Micheál Martin has said his party is “fully determined” to avoid an election until at least the end of this year.

# claire-byrne - Tuesday 6 March, 2018

Just under half of people trust the government
# Opinion Poll
# Opinion Poll

Just under half of people trust the government

Mar 6th 2018, 7:37 AM 17,168 Views 116 Comments

One in five people aren’t sure what they think, according to a new poll.

# claire-byrne - Saturday 17 February, 2018

66% of parents don't want children under 14 to have smartphones
# Hanging Up
# Hanging Up

66% of parents don't want children under 14 to have smartphones

Feb 17th 2018, 7:00 AM 9,379 Views 40 Comments

Just 22% think that this is OK, according to a poll carried out by Claire Byrne Live.

# claire-byrne - Monday 18 December, 2017

Almost half of people would support people getting married to avoid inheritance tax
# Poll
# Poll

Almost half of people would support people getting married to avoid inheritance tax

Dec 18th 2017, 11:37 PM 14,657 Views 83 Comments

Two men told RTÉ’s Joe Duffy last week that they’re marrying to avoid inheritance tax.

# claire-byrne - Monday 4 December, 2017

Fear of return to violence if customs checkpoints brought back after Brexit
# Claire Byrne Live
# Claire Byrne Live

Fear of return to violence if customs checkpoints brought back after Brexit

Dec 4th 2017, 11:35 PM 14,760 Views 60 Comments

Some 57% of people polled said they fear violence if customs checkpoints returned.

# claire-byrne - Sunday 8 October, 2017

Most people don't think they'll be better off after next week's Budget
# Money In Your Pocket
# Money In Your Pocket

Most people don't think they'll be better off after next week's Budget

Oct 8th 2017, 8:00 AM 9,723 Views 34 Comments

That’s according to the results of a poll for RTÉ’s Claire Byrne Live.

# claire-byrne - Tuesday 3 October, 2017

FC Barcelona, tourist sites and universities all expected to join Catalonia general strike today
# Independence
# Independence

FC Barcelona, tourist sites and universities all expected to join Catalonia general strike today

Oct 3rd 2017, 7:36 AM 11,614 Views 72 Comments

The strike is to condemn police violence at a banned weekend referendum on independence.

# claire-byrne - Monday 25 September, 2017

Most Irish people have no worries about Michael D's age if he runs for President again
# Michael D Rockin In The Park
# Michael D Rockin In The Park

Most Irish people have no worries about Michael D's age if he runs for President again

Sep 25th 2017, 11:35 PM 11,194 Views 60 Comments

He will be 77 at the time of next year’s election.

# claire-byrne - Friday 25 August, 2017

'I'm in a privileged position': Claire Byrne and Ryan Tubridy on their salaries and gender balance
# RTÉ
# RTÉ

'I'm in a privileged position': Claire Byrne and Ryan Tubridy on their salaries and gender balance

Aug 25th 2017, 6:01 AM 40,700 Views 65 Comments

The two presenters were speaking as RTÉ launched its new season of programming.

# claire-byrne - Monday 29 May, 2017

'I saw her car, my heart dropped. I knew' : Father describes arriving at daughter's murder scene
# Sonia Blount
# Sonia Blount

'I saw her car, my heart dropped. I knew' : Father describes arriving at daughter's murder scene

May 29th 2017, 11:35 PM 27,817 Views 1 Comment

Sonia Blount was murdered by her ex-boyfriend Eric Locke who used a fake Facebook profile to lure the 31-year-old to a city hotel.

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