Tuesday July 14, 2020

Kenny accused Gallagher of pursuing a ‘vendetta’ over Frontline Tweet

● Broadcaster insists Gallagher will be treated with ‘impartiality’

30th September, 2018

Broadcaster Pat Kenny accused presidential candidate Seán Gallagher of having a “vendetta” in an email to a senior RTÉ executive six years ago, it can be revealed.

The disclosure of Kenny’s view of Gallagher in the email comes as he prepares to host the final TV debate of this year’s presidential election in which Gallagher is making a second bid for the Áras.

The Sunday...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Exclusive offers:

All Digital Access + eReader



Unlimited Access for 1 Month

Then €19.99 a month after the offer period.

Get basic
*New subscribers only
You can cancel any time.



€149 For the 1st Year

Unlimited Access for 1 Year

You can cancel any time.




90 Day Pass

You can cancel any time.

Team Pass

Get a Business Account for you and your team

Related Stories

As the online debate on trans issues remains heated, those affected by them in the real world are calling for more support, space and understanding. But are their voices being heard?

Colin Murphy | 3 weeks ago

The former NTMA head says he is ‘quite alarmed’ at the potential for legal actions over the large number of deaths in nursing homes during the crisis

Michael Brennan | 2 months ago

Oil storage in the self-styled ‘Pipeline Crossroads of the World’ is full to the brim, but the black stuff keeps on coming. With much of the world’s economy in a Covid-19 slowdown, at one point last week, benchmark US crude oil was priced at minus $37.63 a barrel

Barry J Whyte | 2 months ago