# prime-time - Tuesday 18 June, 2013
# prime-time - Monday 17 June, 2013
# prime-time - Friday 14 June, 2013
Peadar Tóibín says he cannot support the Protection of Life during Pregnancy Bill.
# prime-time - Tuesday 11 June, 2013
Frances Fitzgerald has outlined plans to change the childcare regulation system following RTÉ’s exposé last month.
# prime-time - Sunday 9 June, 2013
In an exclusive interview with TheJournal.ie, the Minister said that some parents are leaving their jobs because of the cost of childcare.
# prime-time - Monday 3 June, 2013
Minister Frances Fitzgerald has ruled it out, but do you think she should change her mind?
Childcare is more of a vocation than a 9-to-5 – but many workers are still underpaid and underqualified, writes Lisa McInerney.
# prime-time - Sunday 2 June, 2013
“I apologise for that…It was in a queue of things to happen. It was resource-restricted. It will happen now.”
# prime-time - Saturday 1 June, 2013
Chief executive-designate of the Child and Family Agency Gordon Jeyes described the portrayal of childcare in RTÉ Prime Time’s investigation as “truly horrifying”.
Here’s our round-up of the best, the most interesting and the most commented-on pieces from the past week. Did you make it in?
The idea has been mooted in light of revelations in this week’s Prime Time investigation.
Breaking via The Mire wire: HSE officials too busy watching video of Chinese baby to appear on Prime Time, and parents using clothes recycling containers to mind children…
Little Harvard has defended itself in a letter sent home with children who attend its five creches this week in the wake of the ‘A Breach of Trust’ programme.
# prime-time - Thursday 30 May, 2013
The Department of Social Protection says no interns have been sent to the creches involved, and none will be.
A number of internships advertised on the site require only secondary level qualifications.
# prime-time - Wednesday 29 May, 2013
With RTÉ not making the programme available to view again, TheJournal.ie presents an in-depth recap of the programme for those who missed it.
Frances Fitzgerald says both the Gardaí and the HSE are investigating the footage broadcast on Prime Time last night.
Enda Kenny told the Dáíl this morning that the government needed to the get the provision of childcare in Ireland right.
Say no to gnomes this summer with IKEA garden furniture.
The Minister said that the undercover footage “would strike horror into every parent watching”.
Last night’s shocking revelations in RTÉ’s Prime Time programme have brought the issue of treatment of children in Irish childcare facilities into the spotlight.
The one-off broadcast last night showed young children being mistreated by staff at three creches in Dublin and Wicklow.
The programme which aired last night showed staff aggressively handling children, shouting at them, and leaving them in high chairs for long periods.
# prime-time - Tuesday 28 May, 2013
The station has promised parents it will only broadcast the programme once and it will not by uploaded to the RTE Player.
# prime-time - Sunday 26 May, 2013
A recent RTÉ investigation looks at the links between the anti-malarial and suicide.
# prime-time - Saturday 25 May, 2013
The Assocation of Childhood Professionals have called on the government to work with its members to achieve quality in care.
# prime-time - Thursday 23 May, 2013
The HSE have been in contact with RTÉ and will be shown the undercover footage today.
“Nightmare situation” for parents as RTE uncover possible mistreatment of children in Dublin creches.
# prime-time - Monday 20 May, 2013
As a row between Alan Shatter and Mick Wallace rumbles on, we ask was the Minister’s use of information appropriate?
# prime-time - Friday 17 May, 2013
Shatter said that Wallace was “making a pretence, for political purposes”.
# prime-time - Thursday 2 May, 2013
45 years after the crash, the 14th and final body to be recovered has finally had a DNA profile created for it.
# prime-time - Wednesday 1 May, 2013
The minister said that he wanted to know what could be done to bring them to justice.
# prime-time - Monday 25 March, 2013
Candidates from the Workers’ Party, the Green Party and Direct Democracy Ireland have been excluded from tonight’s debate.
# prime-time - Friday 8 March, 2013
New mortgage figures show that 94,488 mortgage accounts are in arrears of more than three months.
# prime-time - Monday 4 February, 2013
What will happen when they join forces tonight? We look at the evidence.
Claire Byrne and Pat Kenny are recruited to the Prime Time team, joining Miriam O’Callaghan for the now thrice-weekly show.
# prime-time - Monday 10 December, 2012
Paul Maguire, who won awards for his Prime Time Investigates reports, is to take over new section.
# prime-time - Friday 23 November, 2012
The parties health spokesperson, Caoimhghín Ó Caoláin, called for its immediate release in light of the leak.
# prime-time - Friday 26 October, 2012
The reporter and presenter has been with the flagship show for 15 years.