RTÉ to appear before Committee to discuss challenges of broadcasting in Irish

The Committee on the Irish Language, the Gaeltacht and the Islands will meet tomorrow, Tuesday 11 July at 5pm in Committee Room 4, Leinster House.

The agenda for the meeting is as follows:
Session A: New headquarters for Foras na Gaeilge and the cost associated with this [Foras na Gaeilge and the Office of Public Works]
Session B: The challenges of Broadcasting in Irish in Ireland and Raidió Teilifís Éireann’s duties under the legislation [Raidió Teilifís Éireann]
Committee proceedings can be viewed live here: http://bit.ly/2pj804N
Committee proceedings can also be viewed on the move, through the Houses of the Oireachtas Smartphone App, available for Apple and Android devices.
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Committee Membership:
Chairperson: Catherine Connolly Independent

TDs
Pat the Cope Gallagher Fianna Fáil
Brendan Griffin Fine Gael
Andrias Moynihan Fianna Fáil
Fergus O’Dowd Fine Gael
Bríd Smith People Before Profit
Peadar Tóibín Sinn Féin

Senators
Rónán Mullen Independent
Trevor Ó Clochartaigh Sinn Féin
Brian Ó Domhnaill Fianna Fáil
Joe O’Reilly Fine Gael