RTE's Marian Finucane nearly moved to Newstalk

The veteran RTE radio presenter Marian Finucane has said she very nearly moved to commercial rival Newstalk at one point and had been offered a significant sum to do so.

24th May, 2012
Marian Finucane

The veteran RTE radio presenter Marian Finucane has said she very nearly moved to commercial rival Newstalk at one point and had been offered a significant sum to do so.

Speaking on Newstalk to Tom Dunne, in comments issued by Newstalk in a press release, Finucane also said her salary had changed utterly in recent years.

Figures for 2009 showed that Finucane earned €513,270 which made her the fourth highest RTE earner for that year.

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