Your Wednesday evening catch-up

Good evening. Here’s a briefing on some of the stories and issues highlighted on today.

Your Wednesday evening catch-up


Ireland’s top scoring school leaver was cool, calm and collected on learning he made the grade in this year’s Leaving Certificate, his headmaster said.

A 19-year-old man has been killed in a workplace accident in Carrickmacross in Monaghan.

A day after Alexander Pacteau pleaded guilty to the murder of Karen Buckley, Joe Leogue looks back at how Glasgow police contended with the mountain of fabrications by a serial liar who meticulously planned getting away with murder.

On day three of our special report on rural Ireland, Michael Clifford visits Borris-in-Ossory.

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From florist to fraudster, leaving a trail of destruction from North Cork, to Waterford, to Clare, to Wexford and through the midlands ... learn how mistress of re-invention, Catherine O'Brien, scammed her way around rural Ireland.

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