Comedian Lynch to make Temple St donation after failing to pay train fare

Comedian Lynch to make Temple St donation after failing to pay train fare

Comedian Katherine Lynch has agreed to make a €100 donation to Temple Street Hospital after being prosecuted for failing to pay a train fare.

Irish Rail Inspectors told Dublin District Court the RTE presenter was loud and rude during the incident on a Dublin-Sligo train last year.

Katherine Lynch told the Judge she was in a rush to catch the train, and was advised she could buy a ticket on board.

She said she was happy to make a donation to charity, but refused to accept she had deliberately evaded paying the €32 fare.


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