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# RTÉ scandal

February 2024
Timeline: Calls made before Martin’s Prime Time interview and Ní Raghallaigh's departure
Donohoe: Govt must consider bringing RTÉ under remit of C&AG but 'it's not simple'
Meanwhile, the Labour Party has said it will not table a motion of no confidence in Catherine Martin.
Ciaran Mullooly: RTÉ told staff to take our medicine because we were all equal - that was wrong
Ciaran Mullooly
How Siún Ni Raghallaigh was left with no choice but to quit after another chaotic week for RTÉ
Here’s an explainer of the events that led up to Ní Raghallaigh’s resignation in the early hours of the morning – and the fallout.
PAC to recommend RTÉ brought under remit of Comptroller and Auditor General
Bakhurst seeks legal advice on revealing other RTÉ exit package payouts, assures minister O'Keeffe's €450K is correct amount
The Dáil heard accusations of other ‘golden handshakes’ at RTÉ this afternoon.
Sinn Féin's Pearse Doherty told the Dáil O'Keeffe's exit package was 'cooked up behind closed doors with no sign-off, no tax paid and no disclosure until yesterday'
Tánaiste says there must be full transparency around the payouts made to all RTÉ executives
This year
Ciaran Mullooly: Younger staff at RTÉ are still livid over the 'crazy fees' of the big stars
Ciaran Mullooly
Last year
Former RTÉ CFO says he was 'not informed' about meeting to underwrite Tubridy-Renault deal
Willie O'Reilly: Promising that no one at RTÉ will earn as much as the DG is pure grandstanding
Willie O'Reilly
RTÉ will run out of cash early next spring without financial bailout, Bakhurst says
Expanded probe into setting up of RTÉ's barter account requested by expert group
RTÉ places dead last in customer experience rankings
Opinion: Recent scandals should show us just how important corporate governance is
Siobhán Finn
Fair City Photographer: 'It's not just a matter of pressing a button on an iPhone, senator'
Beta Bajgart
Forensic report into RTÉ's use of barter accounts shows 'alarming gaps' in protocol
RTÉ chief tells media he 'doesn't want to talk about Ryan anymore' after meeting with Catherine Martin
RTÉ spent more than €100,000 on the first Grant Thornton review into pay controversy
Minister ‘won't ask voters to spend more money on RTE without reform plan’
Dáil Media Committee will seek to meet RTÉ next month for update on reaction to payments scandal
Here are the main points from today's Oireachtas committee hearings
Reintroducing Kevin Bakhurst: the man taking the reins for his second rodeo at RTÉ
Opinion: 'The endorsement of cars by RTÉ celebs during a climate crisis shows poor judgement'
Seána Glennon
Larry Donnelly: Public service journalism is so important in a democracy - just look at the US
Larry Donnelly
Pat Rabbitte: Two inquiries, two reviews and one forensic excavation into RTÉ is deliberate overkill
Pat Rabbitte
Dublin judge hits out at RTÉ and 'Godlike personalities' in criticism during TV licence hearing
Ryan Tubridy and Noel Kelly agree to come before Oireachtas committees
RTÉ letter shows Dee Forbes promised not to cut Tubridy's pay as more barter accounts emerge
Pressure on RTÉ execs to provide PAC with copies of bank accounts and contracts
Center Parcs tells RTÉ it won't be renewing sponsorship of The Ryan Tubridy Show
TDs question RTÉ execs for second time as Kielty reveals Late Late salary details
'Impossible' for Ryan Tubridy to return to radio right now, RTÉ tells committee
How does RTÉ negotiate top earner contracts - and how did Tubridy's differ?
Mystery surrounds reason for 'end of contract' payment in RTÉ's deal with Tubridy
Government to foot the bill for review into RTÉ governance following Tubridy pay scandal