Wednesday 18 October 2017

Broadcasters are paid excessively

Sir -- On a rare sojourn to my native south, I sit here listening to RTE radio with the various presenters giving their views on the current farcical political situation.

One point that could not escape me was the excessive salaries these state-paid broadcasters receive.

How anyone in that industry on this island -- being bankrolled by the taxpayer -- is earning sums well in excess of €100,000 is beyond me.

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