The RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra. Photograph: RTE

The board of RTÉ will “undermine its own strength” if it backs calls for the national broadcaster to cut ties with the National Symphony Orchestra, un(...)

John Wilson, principal of the RTÉ Concert Orchestra, during rehearsals at the National Concert Hall in 2015. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

RTÉ is so financially straitened that it cannot restructure its finances and fund two orchestras at the same time, a report has concluded. The revi(...)

Siptu’s education sector had proposed that the union should disaffiliate from the Labour Party and instead establish a relationship with community groups and parties of the left.

A bid to have the country’s largest trade union sever its links with the Labour Party has failed. At Siptu’s biennial delegate conference in Cork on W(...)