RTE Board apologises to Gallagher, promises new standards

RTE's governing board has apologised to Sean Gallagher and has promised the creation of a new 'editorial standards board'.

9th March, 2012

RTE's governing board has apologised to Sean Gallagher and has promised the creation of a new 'editorial standards board'.

"RTÉ’s coverage of News and Current Affairs has the fundamental duty to serve the truth by getting the facts right and reporting them without bias," said the board in a statement.

"The Board of RTÉ has to set the conditions in which that can happen. We must ensure that the internal rules and...

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