‘Jail the bankers’ protests take place in Donegal Town, Galway and Dublin


first_imgNews Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th Google+ Google+ Previous articleStrabane/Lifford Riverine Project funding pulledNext articleCouncillor wants answers over Riverine Project funding loss News Highland WhatsApp By News Highland – June 29, 2013 WhatsApp Twitter Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry Twitter 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic center_img Facebook Pinterest Facebook Pinterest 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North ‘Jail the bankers’ protests have taken place in Dublin, Galway and Donegal Town.Organisers say that the Anglo Tapes – released this week – were the final straw and are calling for the government to do more to tackle the bankers.Gerry Bray was one of those that took part in the protest in Donegal Town  – he says people need to take to the streets to force action:[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/06/gerPROTESTS.mp3[/podcast]Meanwhile, fresh revelations in the Anglo Tapes scandal show that the Brian Cowen led government refused to shut down Anglo Irish Bank despite warnings from the governments own external advisers, Merril Lynch.In the latest batch of tapes published by the Irish Independent today, former CEO David Drumm is heard telling colleague John Bowe that Merril Lynch had turned against them and branded the troubled bank a basket case.The conversations took place just days before David Drumm lost his job and the bank was nationalised at a cost of 30 billion euro to the Irish taxpayer. RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal ‘Jail the bankers’ protests take place in Donegal Town, Galway and Dublin Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan firelast_img

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