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21 October 2018 17:30 ’Maurice McCabe has done the state some service’: The week in quotes

Here’s what was said and who said what this week. Father Jor McVeigh on the fear that a hard border with Northern Ireland will lead to violence. Cork camogie player Rena Buckley, speaking at the launch of the 20×20 campaign which aims to increase media coverage, participation and involvement in women’s sport, recalled an event where she was invited to present 1

28 August 2018 18:45 Bono says he's proud of how European countries 'rallied behind Ireland on the border issue'

The U2 frontman made the comments in an article he wrote for a German newspaper. BONO HAS PROMISED to “wave a big, bright, blue EU flag” on stage when U2 kicks off their European tour in Berlin this week. The Irish frontman made the pledge in an article in the Frankfurter Allgemeine newspaper as he argues for the future of the European project and warned 12

26 August 2018 20:15 'I don’t deserve to be scorned for taking a few minutes rest': The week in quotes

Here’s what was said and who said what this week. Waterford Rose Kirsten Mate Maher on winning the Rose of Tralee. She was the first African-Irish Rose to win the title. Survivors group One in Four’s executive director Maeve Lewis’s response to a letter released by Pope Francis on clerical sex abuse. All-Ireland winning captain, Limerick’s Declan Hannon 12

22 July 2018 18:00 'No family should be living in a shed': The week in quotes

Here’s what was said and who said what this week. Kerrie Leonard was left paralysed after an accident on her family’s farm – she spoke about her experience for the IFA’s Farm Safety Week. DUP MP Ian Paisley Jr made an emotional apology in the House of Commons over his failure to declare benefits he received from the Sri Lankan government 25

08 July 2018 18:00 'Football's coming home' and a 'sad day for rural Ireland': The week in quotes

Here’s what was said and who said what this week. “The proposal to delete the provision does not reflect a negative view of women in the home, it reflects a negative view of the notion that women should be confined to the home only, and should not have choices or be encouraged to play a role in public life.” “I have no control over it – in some ways I just wish it was all over.” “I profoundly 39

08 April 2018 18:00 'I will always regret the events of that evening': The week in quotes

Here’s what was said and who said what this week. Former language commissioner Seán Ó Cuirreáin on the Mám Trasna murders. TG4 aired a documentary about the case this week (still seen above). The words of Andrea Brannigan, the mother of Danielle McLaughlin from Buncrana in Co Donegal who was murdered in the Goa area of India last year. US President Donald 70

25 February 2018 18:30 'Never, ever will I see my kid, I want it to sink in': The week in quotes

Here’s what was said and who said what this week. Leanne Fleck spoke to BBC News NI about the death of her son Kayden, who drowned near their home in Ballymena, Co Antrim. British Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn hit back at claims that in The Sun from a former spy for then-Czechoslovakia that Corbyn had knowingly cooperated with the Stasi. Andrew Pollack 83

11 February 2018 19:00 'Have some morals and turn yourself in': The week in quotes

Here’s what was said and who said what this week. The words of John Barrett, the Garda’s civilian head of human resource, in written evidence heard by the Disclosures Tribunal on the treatment of whistleblower Maurice McCabe after his actions were described as “disgusting” by former garda commissioner Martin Callinan. Director of Data Compliance Europe 94

28 January 2018 19:00 'This ride has been ‘so good, so good, so good’ thanks to you': The week in quotes

Here’s what was said and who said what this week. “I was very aware it may change Sgt McCabe’s perception of me. I had to assure supports were still continued. It was an impossible dilemma. Chief Superintendent Christy Mangan appealed for anyone with information on the unsolved murder of Detective Garda Adrian Donohoe five years ago this week to come forward 29

14 January 2018 19:00 'If I didn't lose my leg, I wouldn't have the life I have now': The week in quotes

Here’s what was said and who said what this week. The alleged words of US President Donald Trump, referring to Haiti and Africa. US news presenter Lawrence O’Donnell’s response to Trump’s comments, http://www.thejournal.ie/trump-shithole-ireland-comment-3794311-Jan2018/. Sinn Féin MP Barry McElduff after he was suspended from the party for three months 156