Monday January 20, 2020

Mitchell’s RTÉ News London posting to conclude at end of July

RTÉ has confirmed that the role will continue following Mitchell’s departure, and it will advertise the position internally in due course

10th February, 2019
Fiona Mitchell: posting was extended due to Brexit impasse

RTÉ News’s London correspondent Fiona Mitchell will finish her posting at the end of July. Mitchell took up the position in January 2015 under a four-year contract. However, due to Brexit, the posting was extended until July 2019.

“The foreign posting of London correspondent has previously been offered on a four-year basis, similar to our Washington correspondent, and previous European correspondent. Due to the extraordinary circumstances of Brexit over the coming months, the term...

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