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Kevin Doyle @KevDoyle_Indo Dublin City, Ireland

Group Head of News at INM/@Independent_ie. Political Journalist of the Year & Best Podcast 2019. Offaly bred, Dublin seasoned. Twitter views = personal

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Joined Twitter 2/19/09


*Two Irish citizens (out of six) who were on board the Diamond Princess in Japan have been confirmed as having Coro… https://t.co/YegAaXs7DBCelebrating the succesful launch of our digital subscription @Independent_ie with croissants for all the colleagues… https://t.co/BywQsLOIs9
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2/18
2020
After six hours the Fine Gael PP has decided Leo Varadkar shouldn’t make any big decisions without coming back to t… https://t.co/USGFeOsj9zAlso on tonight's show: ⭐️ The latest on talks to form a new government in the south with @Paul_UTV who'll be in D… https://t.co/gtonoZtvqf
Retweeted by Kevin DoyleI love @ralphriegel's story of the 'ghost ship' which Storm Dennis washed up in Ballycotton. Pirates, an air rescue… https://t.co/veTJCrNyDuIf there's a new FAI crisis, it's still Shane Ross making the big calls. Meanwhile Leo Varadkar is likely to be in… https://t.co/LMvwvg2PsI
2/17
2020
A really poignant tribute to Keelin from her sister-in-law Ciara Ferguson, reveals a side we didn’t see in her prof… https://t.co/apeKW9uMIHGreen Party tries to seize initiative and break coalition-making deadlock - by ⁦@JohnDowning2⁩ https://t.co/njp3NAQyID
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2/16
2020
This is a super long read (but in length & quality) from ⁦@fionnansheahan⁩ on how ⁦@EOBroin became SF’s poster boy… https://t.co/dTyYB890te
2/15
2020
In tomorrow’s @IndoWeekend @bairbrepower meets London-Irish designer Richard Quinn and hears about holidays in Done… https://t.co/xTbjaRnb0s
Retweeted by Kevin DoyleHere’s ⁦@EwanMacKenna⁩‘a take on why Sinn Féin became the most popular party in #GE2020 https://t.co/mnBiqKUw9oA happy story for a Friday evening... https://t.co/okZcxnntb5Some interesting on the NUI panel for the Seanad including Ruth Coppinger (who lost her Dáil seat). #GE2020 https://t.co/gD6ObKM1ARCongratus to our Sunday Independent colleague Brendan O'Connor who is to be the new presenter of weekend radio on R… https://t.co/aHXGGF0oNnHere’s the State not getting the hint from last week’s general election. Five State agencies jacking up rents on yo… https://t.co/W3oOQnVeFL
Retweeted by Kevin DoyleOur burning passion for rugby @Independent_ie https://t.co/ShtykevLUW
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2/14
2020
More hiring 👇 #jobfairy https://t.co/x6NucNCv0eDelighted that @ellenmcoyne is joining the Independent team. Following on from @kittyf21 & @EavanMurray last week,… https://t.co/LRgYZHbnssWhat happened when Fianna Fáil TD's met to discuss their election failure and future strategy? @Philip_Ryan has the… https://t.co/dA5RtnSCNHThe Grand Coalition between Fianna Fáil and Fine Gael is fast becoming the only show in town. #GE2020 https://t.co/pC9ZjvtVNQGarda chief wants new law to allow 'back door' access to personal devices https://t.co/0HGY9hc2Hx
2/13
2020
"Fianna Fáil will have civil war about it and we'll sit back laughing our arses off," was one Fine Gael source's en… https://t.co/1Najto4xemA lovely and well deserved tribute to Keelin. https://t.co/yEC58A5wb9Labour leaders resigned after elections in '14 (Gilmore), '16 (Burton) and '20 (Howlin). All were at the ends of… https://t.co/02x8DvC4cyBrendan Howlin is the first leader to fall on his sword after #GE2020. Labour also ruling themselves out of any gov… https://t.co/oAYkklaYHlVaradkar is increasingly enthusiastic about opposition. And his comments today show what we can expect if it happen… https://t.co/X1wldJFmhoA lot of unparliamentary language being tossed around in victory speeches... #GE2020 https://t.co/fp61alxgUG
2/12
2020
https://t.co/CU4bCTzgHxIt's time... Today @Independent_ie has introduced a paywall, asking readers to give just €2.50p/w (less than the pr… https://t.co/KcSlPoKUEMNext steps... Sinn Féin will seek to get the Green Party and Social Democrats on board before talking to Fianna Fái… https://t.co/q2bkp9X5oFMore than 40 new TDs were elected in #GE2020. Find out who they are and where do they come from: https://t.co/7W2ajPPLhi
2/11
2020
Waiting back stage to go on with @ClaireByrneLive and @mcculld for the next hour on RTÉ One. Studio set up is very… https://t.co/fUlFMBJJVLTomorrow morning we embark on a new journey on @Independent_ie as we lunch our paywall (€2.50pw). The timing alon… https://t.co/mMlJn1UnDSIt’s all over in the RDS as counting ends for Dublin Bay North: - Chants of ‘Ciano’ as O’Callaghan takes a seat fo… https://t.co/OSxWHdslFmDanny Healy Rae has issued an email to newsrooms apologising for saying “to hell with the planet”. The Kerry TD s… https://t.co/p65fnCUuaxEvery election needs a Lazarus. This time it's People Before Profit's Gino Kenny who more or less declared himself… https://t.co/YFOVP1zSACThe @Independent_ie team is out in force again today for day two of #GE2020 counts. Follow our live blog here: https://t.co/yqxD6P2YIK
Retweeted by Kevin DoyleWell now... Paudie was incredibly pissed off over the handling of the FG ticket in Waterford (which he voluntaril… https://t.co/m0ILLJDZlVOnly Angela Merkel could see off her anointed successor...! https://t.co/LCbpokCKf8#BREAKING: 1,000 staff told to stay away from Indeed’s office in Dublin city centre amid fears over potential conta… https://t.co/Ph1ulbWgWqBack on it with @PatKennyNT and @KevDoyle_Indo on @NewstalkFM #GE2020 #WeGoAgain https://t.co/mGQdiWVDhq
Retweeted by Kevin Doyle @EvanMurphyCork @HollyLeahCairns They’ll get their own, well deserved, piece!Some of the more interesting stories from around the country including: ☀️ The Holiday Candidate 👶 The Comeback Kid… https://t.co/YHyNZwhZQFFirst pitstop of the day (after a short night). Will be going through the #GE2020 elections and trying to predict w… https://t.co/BwnZpXSCPA
2/10
2020
There’s Mary Lou McDonald on the front of the Financial Times! #GE2020 https://t.co/fNs6va7SmSMary Mitchell O’Connor gone in Dun Laoighaire is a bad one for Fine Gael. It’s not so long ago they had 3 TDs, now… https://t.co/o0gyKA6ZIbThings are still flat out in the @Independent_ie newsroom as we edge towards deadline for the first edition of Mond… https://t.co/Yw9XoFzhPbA video wrap on the key events from the day so far #GE2020 https://t.co/l13EO7LQPbSimon Coveney suggesting on @rtenews that Fine Gael will not be engaging in any type of Confidence & Supply arrangm… https://t.co/j3fubgTPHRMarese Skehan, the Tipperary candidate who died last week, got 180 votes. #GE2020"I certaintly will NOT be elected," says Transport Minister Shane Ross. "It's not altogether a surprise... Dublin… https://t.co/9Yc99ev4MHFine Gael have their first poll-topper (maybe their only one?): Michael Ring is Number 1 in Mayo which has also ele… https://t.co/tbrOqo5Jja"A force marraige would not make a good government," says Leo Varadkar when asked if he'd go into a coalition with Sinn Féin. #GE2020🚨🚨Fianna Fáil leader Micheál Martin is no longer saying that there are no circumstances under which he would enter… https://t.co/wq2oWtnlhQWhat a media scrum for Mary Lou McDonald.... #GE2020 https://t.co/tlwCmRE9hVMy dear colleagues from ⁦@Independent_ie⁩ working at counting hall RDS. #ge2020 https://t.co/DScj2qDylu
Retweeted by Kevin DoyleJohn McGuinness saying that Fianna Fáil will have to talk to Sinn Féin & Independents about forming a coalition. “T… https://t.co/HUlQWCflRANoel Rock has made a name for himself over the past four years. The redraw of the constituency has cost him his sea… https://t.co/5x2AOrf1trOur panel will have the latest on #GE2020 shortly on #VMNews 🔴@Independent_ie's @KevDoyle_Indo 🔴@AmnestyIreland'… https://t.co/i41VIT93Gv
Retweeted by Kevin DoyleBack on air on VM One at 1pm with @KevDoyle_Indo @leeofthemail @Colmogorman and @Mickcliff . They’ll be giving thei… https://t.co/2zzfPrOmTL
Retweeted by Kevin DoyleA left-wing TD falling victim of the Sinn Féin surge. Have to say Gino was not your conventional politician - but h… https://t.co/b8zhIDePQt‘Come Out Ye Black & Tans’ in full chorus at the RDS. #GE2020 https://t.co/YEytbsFsdPHit ‘tweet’ too quickly - third sitting minister is Regina Doherty. #GE202011am prediction - Three sitting Cabinet ministers & a former Tánaiste will NOT be back in the next Dáil: Katherine… https://t.co/Z71bC3QPch"I think Shane Ross is gone!" @KevDoyle_Indo on @NewstalkFM with Ivan now #GE2020
Retweeted by Kevin Doyle"Its going to be a sad end to a very long career" @KevDoyle_Indo speaking about @joanburton with @IvanYatesNT on @NewstalkFM #GE2020
Retweeted by Kevin Doyle"Politics is a bloodsport and today is going to be particularly bloody for @FineGael & @fiannafailparty"… https://t.co/dZnCXlhS5C
Retweeted by Kevin Doyle“Always beware of countries where the leading political party poll % is lower than the VAT rate" - @TheDefaultLinehttps://t.co/YfsEEChUKY
Retweeted by Kevin DoyleSinn Féin’s Pearse Doherty says Mary Lou McDonald will be contacting other party leaders this morning to talk about… https://t.co/U7CvegwOpMLots of big names will be nervous as the boxes are opened: Regina Doherty/Helen McEntee, Lisa Chambers, Eoghan Mu… https://t.co/jKxIVb7z6E @morningireland Fianna Fáil's Jack Chambers continuing to rule out Sinn Féin as a 'compatible' working partner when… https://t.co/lXD67s1xCTMinister Heather Humphreys not budging from the Fine Gael party line on @morningireland. She insists FG still won… https://t.co/28tB9FAxzQIt is wild out there. #StormCiara #GE2020 Be careful. https://t.co/Z7oxZ5zo5CElection Exit Polls - 'The people have spoken, but we really don't know what they've said' https://t.co/Oeb9wMKsMv
2/9
2020
It seems #GE2020 has brought us more questions than answers. Some analysis.... https://t.co/KIQ2afBjjMMood of the parties: Fine Gael 🤨 Sinn Féin 🥳 Fianna Fáil 😕 Green 😋 Labour 😩 Others. 🤷‍♂️ #GE2020 https://t.co/p1i07pWb7N"Courage is the ability to put worry, ego and fear to one side and push forward to try and bring about change." - K… https://t.co/Cvcy3YCBcsThis is so incredibly sad for her young family, colleagues & journalism. Keelin was the nicest, most encouraging pe… https://t.co/NeJGjeoAtIOnly in Kerry... #GE2020 https://t.co/cDYuyltct0So long as it’s not within 50 metres of a polling station, it’s allowed. #GE2020 https://t.co/TFUoxfcJFQSaturday voting has no modern precedent which changes the narrative: 🤷‍♂️Is the infamous “tea time rush” a story f… https://t.co/p3GYgMQU1j
2/8
2020
Delighted that ⁦@kittyf21⁩ is joining us. She’ll be a super addition to the ⁦@Independent_ie⁩ team as we enter som… https://t.co/JS9ZdH9YgaRevealed: FF TD’s work on legal case for Gerry Adams https://t.co/B2Ns2KMd1w
2/7
2020
@SeanDefoe No such thing for print, digital & social media. You’re living in the dark ages man! It *never* ends.... 😫On the back of @Independent_ie’s Floating Voter podcast with Micheál Martin, the man who led the EU charge on… https://t.co/RdJEq4VSQdMicheál Martin talking up ⁦@lichamber⁩‘s credentials and down ⁦@HMcEntee⁩‘s role in #Brexit negotiations has caused… https://t.co/JAnbHh6m1SLatest episode of 'Floating Voter' is online now. Micheál Martin claimed FG has overhyped EU Minister Helen McEntee… https://t.co/f0wSHkfjiZFianna Fáil has long stood accused of facilitating light-touch regulation in the build up to the crash - but Micheá… https://t.co/fdp3TEqZcY
2/6
2020
Twitter has been full of bots all day claiming journalists have taken advantage of the Quinn family. We’ve covered… https://t.co/GIaVD5oTc2Sinn Féin has voted against the Special Criminal Court’s existence in the Dáil every year. This is a massive u-turn… https://t.co/WdY42MAAwCMicheal Martin joined us on the Floating Voter this afternoon. Full podcast up in the morning. https://t.co/weNhGLHbe3
Retweeted by Kevin DoyleFull transcript of Breege Quinn's interview with @TodaySOR is harrowing... "The only place he goes, every day is… https://t.co/MGfvACgI8S👇Full 'Floating Voter' podcast is here - Noonan does indeed praise Varadkar and say he wouldn't have run the… https://t.co/mOyYFpWUUUSo after so many denials from Sinn Féin, here's the video showing: Conor Murphy: "Paul Quinn was involved in fuel… https://t.co/jBMe3pv2RHComing up in the second hour on @BreakfastNT from 8am: - Who won last night's #LeadersDebate? @ellenmcoynehttps://t.co/bGbgL77uv4
Retweeted by Kevin DoyleLooking well Dublin... #Wednesday https://t.co/sD64gArxvTFascinating joint interview with Michael Noonan & Paschal Donohoe where they discuss the FG campaign - but I wonder… https://t.co/fMncbe8p7T
2/5
2020
Strong Fianna Fáil retweet response to this - thankfully they embraced the importance of these matters by making Ke… https://t.co/SUgcUWbc9E
Retweeted by Kevin DoyleGreat work by our correspondents yet again as they live fact-checked claims by the party leaders. Prime Time leade… https://t.co/WYq7ObJm3p
Retweeted by Kevin DoyleAn good debate tonight. Stand-out moments: -McDonald finally forced to admit Conor Murphy linked Paul Quinn to cr… https://t.co/PtFhwomvxV
2/4
2020

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