on air now Current Show

PHIL CAWLEY

11:00 - 14:00
01:00 - 07:00

Overnight

07:00 - 08:00

The Last Word with Matt Cooper

08:00 - 11:00

Saturday Breakfast with Alison Curtis

11:00 - 14:00

Phil Cawley

14:00 - 18:00

Premier League Live

18:00 - 21:00

Saturday Hits with Claire Beck

21:00 - 23:59

The Beat Goes On with Kelly-Anne Byrne

Fight for 2016 Dublin Mayor


by Juliette Gash  06th Jun 2014  13:35
Today FM image

Some councillors say SF would hijack role


Newly elected Dublin City Councillors are to discuss whether Sinn Fein should hold the office of Lord Mayor in 2016 - the centenary of the Easter Rising.

The role is usually rotated amongst parties and Sinn Fein is due to elect one of its members as Dublin's first citizen.

Sinn Fein is now the largest party in the 63 seat council - with 16 councillors - but some councillors have claimed they will hijack the 100th anniversary celebrations in 2016.

Dan Griffin from the Irish Times has been following the story and I spoke to him a short time ago;


  • Today FM image

    Firearms Recovered From House In Dublin

    Today FM image

    Through The Looking Glass

    Today FM image

    National Day Of Mourning In Italy

    Today FM image

    Dispute between eFlow and toll plaza operator CRG resolved

  • Today FM image

    The Today FM App

    Today FM image

    The Funniest Thing You'll See All Day

    Today FM image

    Data Protection Comm. Contacts Facebook Over Sharing With...

    Today FM image

    Britney Spears Carpool Karaoke