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Richard Downes

Reporter — RTÉ
As seen in: RTÉ, Focus - New England
Working for RTE Prime Time programme ... Story ideas always welcome! rt not an endorsement.

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@downesr — 6,982 followers, 1,795 tweets

RT @robertshrimsley: Just been reminded of Edward Carson's 1921 line: "What a fool I was! I was only a puppet, and so was Ulster, and so…
Ok so this time last year I didn’t believe either ... we have a chance in the morning and I’ll take that
RT @RTE_PrimeTime: Some Irish fishermen could lose up to 60% of their income after Brexit. Richard Downes has been at sea, finding out…
RT @rtenews: Irish fisherman have a dangerous job but now face a new risk - #Brexit @downesr @RTE_PrimeTime spent six days on a…
You can prepare for danger at sea ... but how do you get ready for Brexit? Check out my report tonight on board the #northerncelt in the Celtic Sea on #rtept ... after the match!
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